Test Cricket - Bowling Records and Statistics - Outstanding Performances
Players Taking Most Wickets in a Match
  Player Country O M R W Versus Match Ground
1 J C Laker England 68.0 27 90 19 Australia 26/07/1956 Old Trafford
2 S F Barnes England 65.3 16 159 17 South Africa 26/12/1913 Old Wanderers
3 N D Hirwani India 33.5 6 136 16 West Indies 11/01/1988 MA Chidambaram Stadium
4 R A L Massie Australia 60.1 16 137 16 England 22/06/1972 Lord's
5 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 113.5 41 220 16 England 27/08/1998 Kennington Oval
6 J Briggs England 33.3 16 28 15 South Africa 25/03/1889 Newlands
7 G A Lohmann England 25.2 11 45 15 South Africa 13/02/1896 St George's Park
8 C Blythe England 38.3 10 99 15 South Africa 29/07/1907 Headingley
9 H Verity England 58.3 23 104 15 Australia 22/06/1934 Lord's
10 R J Hadlee New Zealand 52.3 13 123 15 Australia 08/11/1985 Brisbane Cricket Ground
11 W Rhodes England 30.2 3 124 15 Australia 01/01/1904 Melbourne Cricket Ground
12 Harbhajan Singh India 80.1 26 217 15 Australia 18/03/2001 MA Chidambaram Stadium
13 F R Spofforth Australia 64.3 33 90 14 England 28/08/1882 Kennington Oval
14 A V Bedser England 55.5 23 99 14 Australia 11/06/1953 Trent Bridge
15 W Bates England 59.2 28 102 14 Australia 19/01/1883 Melbourne Cricket Ground
16 Imran Khan Pakistan 52.2 11 116 14 Sri Lanka 22/03/1982 Gaddafi Stadium
17 J M Patel India 61.3 23 124 14 Australia 19/12/1959 Green Park
18 S F Barnes England 61.5 17 144 14 South Africa 14/02/1914 Lord's (SAF)
19 A Kumble India 51.0 13 149 14 Pakistan 04/02/1999 Arun Jaitley Stadium
20 M A Holding West Indies 53.4 15 149 14 England 12/08/1976 Kennington Oval
21 Yasir Shah* Pakistan 57.2 10 184 14 New Zealand 24/11/2018 Dubai International Cricket Stadium
22 H M R K B Herath Sri Lanka 55.2 5 184 14 Pakistan 14/08/2014 Sinhalese Sports Club Ground
23 W P U J C Vaas Sri Lanka 57.2 8 191 14 West Indies 29/11/2001 Sinhalese Sports Club Ground
24 C V Grimmett Australia 96.2 28 199 14 South Africa 29/01/1932 Adelaide Oval
25 A Y Patel* New Zealand 73.5 15 225 14 India 03/12/2021 Wankhede Stadium
26 C A Walsh West Indies 36.0 15 55 13 New Zealand 10/02/1995 Basin Reserve
27 S F Barnes England 37.4 14 57 13 South Africa 12/08/1912 Kennington Oval
28 D L Underwood England 48.5 25 71 13 Pakistan 08/08/1974 Lord's
29 M A Noble Australia 33.4 7 77 13 England 01/01/1902 Melbourne Cricket Ground
30 J J Ferris England 54.2 27 91 13 South Africa 19/03/1892 Newlands
31 Abdul Qadir Pakistan 73.0 27 101 13 England 25/11/1987 Gaddafi Stadium
32 I T Botham England 48.5 14 106 13 India 15/02/1980 Wankhede Stadium
33 F R Spofforth Australia 60.0 25 110 13 England 02/01/1879 Melbourne Cricket Ground
34 Fazal Mahmood Pakistan 75.0 28 114 13 Australia 11/10/1956 National Stadium (Karachi)
35 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 66.4 26 115 13 Zimbabwe 04/01/2002 Asgiriya Stadium
36 S T Gabriel* West Indies 36.4 10 121 13 Sri Lanka 14/06/2018 Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium
37 M H Mankad India 71.2 30 131 13 Pakistan 16/10/1952 Arun Jaitley Stadium
38 M Ntini South Africa 47.5 10 132 13 West Indies 08/04/2005 Queen's Park Oval
39 J Srinath India 46.0 10 132 13 Pakistan 16/02/1999 Eden Gardens
40 Waqar Younis Pakistan 56.0 15 135 13 Zimbabwe 01/12/1993 Defence Housing Authority Stadium
41 R Ashwin* India 41.1 7 140 13 New Zealand 08/10/2016 Holkar Cricket Stadium
42 K Rabada* South Africa 39.4 8 144 13 England 22/01/2016 SuperSport Park
43 H M R K B Herath Sri Lanka 56.2 14 145 13 Australia 13/08/2016 Sinhalese Sports Club Ground
44 B A Reid Australia 61.0 20 148 13 England 26/12/1990 Melbourne Cricket Ground
45 H M R K B Herath Sri Lanka 49.0 10 152 13 Zimbabwe 06/11/2016 Harare Sports Club
46 N M Lyon* Australia 69.2 18 154 13 Bangladesh 03/09/2017 Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium
47 A W Greig England 69.1 17 156 13 West Indies 30/03/1974 Queen's Park Oval
48 S F Barnes England 80.1 22 163 13 Australia 01/01/1902 Melbourne Cricket Ground
49 H J Tayfield South Africa 66.5 22 165 13 Australia 24/12/1952 Melbourne Cricket Ground
50 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 76.0 13 171 13 South Africa 20/07/2000 Galle International Stadium
51 C V Grimmett Australia 93.0 41 173 13 South Africa 28/02/1936 Kingsmead
52 A Kumble India 64.3 11 181 13 Australia 14/10/2004 MA Chidambaram Stadium
53 H J Tayfield South Africa 74.0 26 192 13 England 15/02/1957 Wanderers Stadium
54 Harbhajan Singh India 68.2 15 196 13 Australia 11/03/2001 Eden Gardens
55 M G Hughes Australia 73.1 16 217 13 West Indies 02/12/1988 WACA Ground
56 A A Mailey Australia 76.2 9 236 13 England 11/02/1921 Melbourne Cricket Ground
57 T Richardson England 110.3 39 244 13 Australia 16/07/1896 Old Trafford
58 J C White England 124.5 37 256 13 Australia 01/02/1929 Adelaide Oval

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