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 Test Cricket - Bowling - Averages and Ratings
Best Bowling Averages - minimum wickets  
  Player Country Career Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Avg   Best 5w 10w
1 A R Patel* India 2021-2021 5 201.5 50 427 36 11.86 6/38 5 1
2 J J Bumrah* India 2018- 27 971.4 238 2583 113 22.86 6/27 7 0
3 R Ashwin* India 2011- 84 3778.5 778 10485 430 24.38 7/59 30 7
4 R A Jadeja* India 2012- 57 2388.5 603 5765 232 24.85 7/48 9 1
5 B Kumar* India 2013-2018 21 558.0 141 1644 63 26.10 6/82 4 0
6 Mohammed Shami* India 2013- 57 1735.3 328 5670 209 27.13 6/56 6 0
7 B S Bedi India 1966-1979 67 3441.0 1096 7637 266 28.71 7/98 14 1
8 R G Nadkarni India 1955-1968 41 1503.3 665 2559 88 29.08 6/43 4 1
9 S P Gupte India 1951-1961 36 1880.4 608 4403 149 29.55 9/102 12 1
10 Mohammed Siraj* India 2020- 12 345.1 73 1067 36 29.64 5/73 1 0
11 A Kumble India 1990-2008 132 6808.2 1575 18355 619 29.65 10/74 35 8
12 Kapil Dev India 1978-1994 131 4623.2 1060 12867 434 29.65 9/83 23 2
13 B S Chandrasekhar India 1964-1979 58 2549.1 584 7199 242 29.75 8/79 16 2
14 N D Hirwani India 1988-1996 17 716.2 157 1987 66 30.11 8/61 4 1
15 Ghulam Ahmed India 1948-1958 22 941.4 254 2052 68 30.18 7/49 4 1
16 P P Ojha India 2009-2013 24 1272.1 298 3420 113 30.27 6/47 7 1
17 E A S Prasanna India 1962-1978 49 2261.5 602 5742 189 30.38 8/76 10 2
18 J Srinath India 1991-2002 67 2517.2 599 7196 236 30.49 8/86 10 1
19 D R Doshi India 1979-1983 33 1553.4 456 3502 114 30.72 6/102 6 0
20 S L V Raju India 1990-2001 28 1267.0 359 2857 93 30.72 6/12 5 1
21 U T Yadav* India 2011- 52 1372.3 228 4867 158 30.80 6/88 3 1
22 I K Pathan India 2003-2008 29 980.4 212 3226 100 32.26 7/59 7 2
23 M H Mankad India 1946-1959 44 2389.4 777 5236 162 32.32 8/52 8 2
24 I Sharma* India 2007- 105 3193.2 640 10078 311 32.41 7/74 11 1
25 Harbhajan Singh India 1998-2015 103 4763.2 869 13537 417 32.46 8/84 25 5
26 R M H Binny India 1979-1987 27 478.2 76 1534 47 32.64 6/56 2 0
27 L Amarnath India 1933-1952 24 664.5 195 1481 45 32.91 5/96 2 0
28 Z Khan India 2000-2014 92 3130.5 624 10247 311 32.95 7/87 11 1
29 K D Ghavri India 1974-1981 39 1151.0 233 3656 109 33.54 5/33 4 0
30 B K V Prasad India 1996-2001 33 1173.3 274 3360 96 35.00 6/33 7 1

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