Most wickets in a series
Player Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 4 5
R Ashwin 3 11.0 1 35 9 4/8 3.88 3.18 7.3 1 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2015/16
YS Chahal 2 8.0 0 75 8 4/23 9.37 9.37 6.0 2 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2017/18
AL Phehlukwayo 2 7.0 0 49 7 4/24 7.00 7.00 6.0 1 0
(South Africa) - Sri Lanka in South Africa T20I Series, 2018/19
Faheem Ashraf 3 9.0 0 41 6 3/16 6.83 4.55 9.0 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan v Sri Lanka T20I Series (in Pakistan/United Arab Emirates), 2017/18
L Ngidi 3 8.0 0 44 6 4/19 7.33 5.50 8.0 1 0
(South Africa) - Sri Lanka in South Africa T20I Series, 2016/17
O Thomas 2 7.0 0 52 6 5/28 8.66 7.42 7.0 0 1
(West Indies) - West Indies in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2019/20
Imran Tahir 3 10.0 0 55 6 3/18 9.16 5.50 10.0 0 0
(South Africa) - Sri Lanka in South Africa T20I Series, 2016/17
HH Pandya 3 11.2 0 77 6 3/29 12.83 6.79 11.3 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2017/18
PJ Cummins 3 12.0 0 79 6 2/23 13.16 6.58 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Series, 2019/20
Hasan Ali 3 11.3 0 93 6 3/23 15.50 8.08 11.5 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan v Sri Lanka T20I Series (in Pakistan/United Arab Emirates), 2017/18
Kuldeep Yadav 3 12.0 0 96 6 3/52 16.00 8.00 12.0 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2017/18
Umar Gul 2 6.0 0 37 5 4/13 7.40 6.16 7.2 1 0
(Pakistan) - T20 Canada (in Canada), 2008/09
GD Elliott 2 6.0 0 40 5 4/22 8.00 6.66 7.2 1 0
(New Zealand) - Sri Lanka in New Zealand T20I Series, 2015/16
SN Thakur 3 7.0 0 42 5 3/23 8.40 6.00 8.4 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2019/20
NA Saini 3 7.5 0 46 5 3/28 9.20 5.87 9.4 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2019/20
A Zampa 2 8.0 0 51 5 3/25 10.20 6.37 9.6 0 0
(Australia) - Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Series, 2016/17
A Nehra 3 8.0 0 64 5 2/21 12.80 8.00 9.6 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2015/16
A Zampa 3 12.0 0 64 5 3/14 12.80 5.33 14.4 0 0
(Australia) - Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Series, 2019/20
JP Faulkner 3 11.0 0 79 5 3/20 15.80 7.18 13.2 0 0
(Australia) - Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Series, 2016/17
Mustafizur Rahman 2 8.0 1 87 5 3/48 17.40 10.87 9.6 0 0
(Bangladesh) - Nidahas Twenty20 Tri-Series (Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka), 2017/18
Mohammad Amir 1 4.0 0 13 4 4/13 3.25 3.25 6.0 1 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan v Sri Lanka T20I Series (in Pakistan/United Arab Emirates), 2017/18
AR Cusack 1 3.0 0 18 4 4/18 4.50 6.00 4.5 1 0
(Ireland) - ICC World Twenty20 (in England), 2009
JL Denly 1 4.0 0 19 4 4/19 4.75 4.75 6.0 1 0
(England) - England in Sri Lanka T20I Match, 2018/19
AB Dinda 1 3.0 1 19 4 4/19 4.75 6.33 4.5 1 0
(India) - India in Sri Lanka T20I Match, 2012
LMP Simmons 2 3.0 0 19 4 4/19 4.75 6.33 4.5 1 0
(West Indies) - ICC World Twenty20 (in England), 2009
SR Clark 1 4.0 0 20 4 4/20 5.00 5.00 6.0 1 0
(Australia) - ICC World Twenty20 (in South Africa), 2007/08
PD Collingwood 1 4.0 0 22 4 4/22 5.50 5.50 6.0 1 0
(England) - Sri Lanka in England T20I Match, 2006
Sohail Tanvir 2 8.0 0 27 4 3/12 6.75 3.37 12.0 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2012
CJ Jordan 1 4.0 0 28 4 4/28 7.00 7.00 6.0 1 0
(England) - World T20 (in India), 2015/16
Aizaz Cheema 1 4.0 0 30 4 4/30 7.50 7.50 6.0 1 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan v Sri Lanka T20I Match (in United Arab Emirates), 2011/12
Mohammad Sami 2 5.0 0 38 4 3/16 9.50 7.60 7.5 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2012
A Zampa 2 8.0 0 43 4 3/16 10.75 5.37 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Australia in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2016
JD Unadkat 3 9.0 0 44 4 2/15 11.00 4.88 13.5 0 0
(India) - Sri Lanka in India T20I Series, 2017/18
Mustafizur Rahman 2 6.0 0 45 4 4/21 11.25 7.50 9.0 1 0
(Bangladesh) - Bangladesh in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2016/17
Washington Sundar 2 8.0 0 49 4 2/21 12.25 6.12 12.0 0 0
(India) - Nidahas Twenty20 Tri-Series (Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka), 2017/18
MA Starc 2 8.0 0 50 4 2/18 12.50 6.25 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Sri Lanka in Australia T20I Series, 2019/20
TG Southee 3 12.0 0 54 4 2/18 13.50 4.50 18.0 0 0
(New Zealand) - New Zealand in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2019
JP Faulkner 2 8.0 0 57 4 3/19 14.25 7.12 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Australia in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2016
MA Starc 2 8.0 0 58 4 3/26 14.50 7.25 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Australia in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2016
JDP Oram 2 7.0 0 60 4 3/33 15.00 8.57 10.5 0 0
(New Zealand) - New Zealand in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2009
Saeed Ajmal 2 8.0 0 60 4 2/25 15.00 7.50 12.0 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan v Sri Lanka T20I Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2013/14
MJ Santner 3 12.0 1 68 4 3/12 17.00 5.66 18.0 0 0
(New Zealand) - New Zealand in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2019
SN Thakur 2 7.3 0 69 4 4/27 17.25 9.20 11.2 1 0
(India) - Nidahas Twenty20 Tri-Series (Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka), 2017/18
WD Parnell 3 10.0 1 70 4 2/8 17.50 7.00 15.0 0 0
(South Africa) - South Africa in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2013
Mashrafe Mortaza 2 8.0 0 72 4 2/29 18.00 9.00 12.0 0 0
(Bangladesh) - Sri Lanka in Bangladesh T20I Series, 2013/14
Sohail Tanvir 2 8.0 0 73 4 3/29 18.25 9.12 12.0 0 0
(Pakistan) - Pakistan in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2015
B Lee 2 8.0 0 77 4 3/39 19.25 9.62 12.0 0 0
(Australia) - Australia in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2011
DJ Bravo 2 8.0 0 81 4 4/28 20.25 10.12 12.0 1 0
(West Indies) - West Indies in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2015/16
M Morkel 3 11.1 0 95 4 2/28 23.75 8.50 16.7 0 0
(South Africa) - South Africa in Sri Lanka T20I Series, 2013
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, 2nd T20I, Mar 6, 2020 [T20I # 1078]
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Pallekele, 1st T20I, Mar 4, 2020 [T20I # 1075]
India v Sri Lanka at Pune, 3rd T20I, Jan 10, 2020 [T20I # 1027]