Most wickets in a series
Player Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
MD Marshall 5 1219 443 35 7/22 10/92 12.65 2.18 34.8 3 1
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1988
CA Walsh 5 1322 436 34 6/74 10/117 12.82 1.97 38.8 2 1
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 2000
CEL Ambrose 5 1563 542 33 7/25 10/120 16.42 2.08 47.3 3 1
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1992/93
MD Marshall 6 1326 621 33 6/37 9/102 18.81 2.80 40.1 2 0
West Indies in India Test Series, 1983/84
AL Valentine 4 2535 674 33 8/104 11/204 20.42 1.59 76.8 2 2
West Indies in England Test Series, 1950
CEH Croft 5 1307 676 33 8/29 9/95 20.48 3.10 39.6 1 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1976/77
CC Griffith 5 1343 519 32 6/36 9/81 16.21 2.31 41.9 3 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1963
AME Roberts 5 1251 585 32 7/64 12/121 18.28 2.80 39.0 3 1
West Indies in India Test Series, 1974/75
J Garner 5 1253 523 31 6/60 9/142 16.87 2.50 40.4 3 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1983/84
JNT Seales 7 1140 631 31 5/55 8/125 20.35 3.32 36.7 1 0
ICC World Test Championship, 2021-2023
CEL Ambrose 6 1235 428 30 5/25 8/75 14.26 2.07 41.1 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1997/98
WW Hall 5 1330 530 30 6/50 11/126 17.66 2.39 44.3 2 1
West Indies in India Test Series, 1958/59
MA Holding 6 1342 663 30 5/102 6/88 22.10 2.96 44.7 1 0
West Indies in India Test Series, 1983/84
J Garner 5 1307 540 29 5/55 9/108 18.62 2.47 45.0 1 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1984
KAJ Roach 8 1453 669 29 5/53 7/74 23.06 2.76 50.1 1 0
ICC World Test Championship, 2021-2023
MA Holding 4 957 356 28 8/92 14/149 12.71 2.23 34.1 3 1
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1976
AME Roberts 5 1330 537 28 6/37 10/123 19.17 2.42 47.5 3 1
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1976
MD Marshall 5 1292 554 28 5/38 10/107 19.78 2.57 46.1 4 1
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1984/85
CEL Ambrose 5 1494 560 28 6/52 8/101 20.00 2.24 53.3 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1991
AL Valentine 5 2580 828 28 5/64 9/213 29.57 1.92 92.1 2 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1952/53
WW Hall 5 1006 425 27 6/49 9/128 15.74 2.53 37.2 2 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1961/62
J Garner 5 937 436 27 4/43 7/58 16.14 2.79 34.7 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1985/86
MD Marshall 5 1017 482 27 4/38 8/132 17.85 2.84 37.6 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1985/86
MD Marshall 4 1021 486 27 7/80 11/120 18.00 2.85 37.8 1 1
New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1984/85
IR Bishop 6 1455 649 27 5/32 7/47 24.03 2.67 53.8 1 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1995
J Garner 5 1276 371 26 4/30 7/74 14.26 1.74 49.0 0 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1980
R Gilchrist 4 1189 419 26 6/55 9/73 16.11 2.11 45.7 1 0
West Indies in India Test Series, 1958/59
CA Walsh 4 823 437 26 5/54 9/94 16.80 3.18 31.6 2 0
West Indies in India Test Series, 1987/88
CEL Ambrose 5 1346 519 26 6/24 11/84 19.96 2.31 51.7 2 1
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1993/94
CA Walsh 4 1249 543 26 5/39 7/107 20.88 2.60 48.0 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1998/99
LR Gibbs 5 1497 554 26 6/98 11/157 21.30 2.22 57.5 2 1
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1963
CEL Ambrose 5 1227 558 26 5/72 8/138 21.46 2.72 47.1 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1988/89
S Ramadhin 4 2267 604 26 6/86 11/152 23.23 1.59 87.1 3 1
West Indies in England Test Series, 1950
LR Gibbs 5 1950 696 26 5/102 8/181 26.76 2.14 75.0 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1972/73
CA Walsh 6 1740 786 26 5/45 8/99 30.23 2.71 66.9 1 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1995
CA Walsh 5 1582 492 25 6/61 8/108 19.68 1.86 63.2 1 0
Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (South Africa in West Indies), 2000/01
J Garner 5 1317 688 25 4/48 8/148 27.52 3.13 52.6 0 0
Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 1976/77
MA Holding 3 843 344 24 6/62 11/107 14.33 2.44 35.1 4 1
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1981/82
MD Marshall 4 1006 437 24 7/53 8/170 18.20 2.60 41.9 3 0
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1984
CEH Croft 4 947 455 24 6/74 8/113 18.95 2.88 39.4 2 0
The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1980/81
LR Gibbs 5 1589 490 24 8/38 9/63 20.41 1.85 66.2 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1961/62
AME Roberts 5 1127 545 24 5/39 9/100 22.70 2.90 46.9 1 0
India in West Indies Test Series, 1982/83
AS Joseph 6 1116 667 24 3/33 6/88 27.79 3.58 46.5 0 0
ICC World Test Championship, 2021-2023
AL Valentine 5 1737 691 24 6/102 6/102 28.79 2.38 72.3 3 0
West Indies in Australia Test Series, 1951/52
LR Gibbs 5 2338 923 24 5/88 8/170 38.45 2.36 97.4 1 0
The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1968/69
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
West Indies v Bangladesh at Gros Islet, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Jun 24-27, 2022 [Test # 2468]
West Indies v Bangladesh at North Sound, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Jun 16-19, 2022 [Test # 2466]
West Indies v England at St George's, 3rd Test, Mar 24-27, 2022 [Test # 2459]