One Day Internationals - Bowling Records and Statistics - Outstanding Performances
Players Taking 40 Wickets in a Calendar Year

  Player Country Year Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Avg Best 4w E/R S/R
1 Saqlain Mushtaq Pakistan 1997 36 314.2 17 1293 69 18.74 5/38 5 4.11 27.22
2 Saqlain Mushtaq Pakistan 1996 33 289.0 12 1269 65 19.52 5/29 4 4.39 26.57
3 Saeed Ajmal Pakistan 2013 33 306.3 15 1268 62 20.45 5/24 3 4.14 29.56
4 S K Warne Australia 1999 37 329.1 27 1443 62 23.27 4/29 2 4.38 31.81
5 S M Pollock South Africa 2000 38 331.3 28 1319 61 21.62 5/20 3 3.98 32.43
6 A Kumble India 1996 32 304.1 16 1235 61 20.25 4/12 3 4.06 29.83
7 Abdul Razzaq Pakistan 2000 38 314.5 22 1370 61 22.46 5/48 4 4.35 30.90
8 Waqar Younis Pakistan 1996 35 286.5 17 1348 60 22.47 6/44 4 4.70 28.65
9 A B Agarkar India 1998 30 268.5 13 1378 58 23.76 4/35 3 5.13 27.73
10 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 2001 33 308.3 29 1019 56 18.20 5/30 3 3.30 32.95
11 S M Pollock South Africa 2002 38 332.5 33 1274 54 23.59 4/18 3 3.83 36.86
12 R A Jadeja* India 2013 34 303.3 22 1321 52 25.40 5/36 2 4.35 34.95
13 Waqar Younis Pakistan 2002 36 283.1 24 1424 52 27.38 5/38 2 5.03 32.57
14 G D McGrath Australia 1999 27 241.4 20 983 52 18.90 5/14 4 4.07 27.76
15 Junaid Khan Pakistan 2013 28 228.3 17 1116 52 21.46 4/15 1 4.88 26.30
16 A A Donald South Africa 1996 20 183.4 5 787 51 15.43 6/23 3 4.28 21.53
17 B Lee Australia 2005 26 225.5 23 1017 51 19.94 5/41 3 4.50 26.53
18 M Ntini South Africa 2002 31 279.2 32 1196 50 23.92 5/31 2 4.28 33.46
19 S K Warne Australia 1994 29 273.2 13 1045 50 20.90 4/34 3 3.82 32.78
20 Mashrafe Mortaza* Bangladesh 2006 27 237.4 26 1003 49 20.47 6/26 2 4.22 29.02
21 S L Malinga* Sri Lanka 2011 24 192.1 12 924 48 19.25 6/38 3 4.81 23.91
22 Rashid Khan* Afghanistan 2018 20 178.0 12 694 48 14.46 5/24 3 3.90 22.10
23 B A W Mendis Sri Lanka 2008 18 135.3 13 486 48 10.13 6/13 6 3.59 16.86
24 I K Pathan India 2004 28 248.3 10 1240 47 26.38 4/24 1 4.99 31.65
25 S L Malinga* Sri Lanka 2012 32 266.0 11 1508 47 32.09 5/54 2 5.67 33.86
26 Waqar Younis Pakistan 1990 19 158.0 12 594 47 12.64 6/26 7 3.76 20.12
27 Shakib Al Hasan* Bangladesh 2010 27 249.0 8 1196 46 26.00 4/33 3 4.80 32.48
28 N W Bracken Australia 2006 23 194.4 19 866 46 18.83 5/67 2 4.45 25.30
29 J H Kallis South Africa 2000 39 283.5 18 1356 46 29.48 3/40 0 4.78 36.98
30 B Lee Australia 2003 24 205.2 23 926 46 20.13 5/30 3 4.51 26.71
31 M G Johnson Australia 2009 30 261.4 14 1383 46 30.07 4/34 1 5.29 34.04
32 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 2003 24 218.2 24 731 46 15.89 5/23 3 3.35 28.36
33 B K V Prasad India 1999 35 291.3 27 1229 46 26.72 5/27 1 4.22 37.94
34 C Pringle New Zealand 1994 26 226.1 12 1041 46 22.63 5/45 2 4.60 29.39
35 Azhar Mahmood Pakistan 1999 27 230.0 20 866 46 18.83 6/18 4 3.77 30.00
36 Abdur Razzak Bangladesh 2006 26 231.0 19 808 45 17.96 5/33 3 3.50 30.64
37 A A Donald South Africa 2002 25 214.3 14 958 45 21.29 4/43 1 4.47 28.57
38 B K V Prasad India 1996 30 273.4 11 1298 45 28.84 4/27 1 4.74 36.45
39 Hasan Ali* Pakistan 2017 18 152.2 7 767 45 17.04 5/34 3 5.04 20.19
40 Kuldeep Yadav* India 2018 19 172.2 4 800 45 17.78 6/25 3 4.64 22.96
41 Naved-ul-Hasan Pakistan 2005 22 188.1 6 969 45 21.53 6/27 2 5.15 25.03
42 M Ntini South Africa 2003 23 194.5 16 816 45 18.13 4/24 3 4.19 25.93
43 R McLaren South Africa 2013 27 208.3 6 1070 45 23.78 4/19 4 5.13 27.67
44 Shahid Afridi Pakistan 2011 27 224.0 9 937 45 20.82 5/16 6 4.18 29.71
45 Wasim Akram Pakistan 1993 26 228.4 13 850 45 18.89 5/15 6 3.72 30.45
46 Wasim Akram Pakistan 2002 27 226.2 16 968 44 22.00 4/22 1 4.28 30.79
47 R W Price Zimbabwe 2009 27 238.1 26 907 44 20.61 4/22 1 3.81 32.41
48 B Lee Australia 2006 26 231.4 15 1095 44 24.89 5/22 5 4.73 31.45
49 Bilal Khan* Oman 2022 16 147.4 10 725 43 16.86 5/31 4 4.91 20.40
50 D L Vettori New Zealand 2007 31 270.0 11 1123 43 26.12 5/7 3 4.16 37.62
51 G D McGrath Australia 2002 26 223.4 42 784 43 18.23 5/37 2 3.51 31.06
52 J E Emburey England 1987 31 290.1 15 1215 43 28.26 4/37 1 4.19 40.37
53 Rashid Khan* Afghanistan 2017 16 118.0 6 449 43 10.44 7/18 4 3.81 16.30
54 Wasim Akram Pakistan 1992 27 243.3 18 930 43 21.63 5/19 3 3.82 33.89
55 Waqar Younis Pakistan 1994 24 217.1 13 974 42 23.19 6/30 4 4.49 30.90
56 W P U J C Vaas Sri Lanka 2001 29 232.2 30 930 42 22.14 8/19 1 4.00 33.06
57 Mohammed Shami* India 2019 21 177.2 10 951 42 22.64 5/69 3 5.36 25.20
58 J H Kallis South Africa 2002 33 251.2 8 1190 42 28.33 5/41 2 4.73 35.71
59 H H Streak Zimbabwe 2001 31 252.3 22 1148 42 27.33 4/8 2 4.55 35.93
60 D W Fleming Australia 1999 26 226.1 20 952 42 22.67 3/14 0 4.21 32.24
61 A U Rashid* England 2018 24 213.0 1 1154 42 27.48 4/36 2 5.42 30.43
62 B Lee Australia 2002 20 165.4 13 775 41 18.90 4/32 4 4.68 24.20
63 J M Anderson* England 2003 24 202.2 24 924 41 22.54 4/25 4 4.57 29.59
64 L Klusener South Africa 1999 27 193.5 9 855 41 20.85 5/21 1 4.41 28.26
65 M A Starc* Australia 2015 18 144.4 6 667 41 16.27 6/28 4 4.61 21.01
66 Waqar Younis Pakistan 2001 21 166.4 8 821 41 20.02 7/36 3 4.93 24.35
67 Z Khan India 2007 33 283.2 22 1396 40 34.90 5/42 1 4.93 42.42
68 Mohammad Sami Pakistan 2003 22 177.3 11 769 40 19.23 5/10 2 4.33 26.48
69 R Ashwin* India 2013 29 259.5 6 1353 40 33.83 3/39 0 5.21 38.93
70 R J Harris Australia 2010 16 130.5 13 607 40 15.18 5/19 3 4.64 19.52
71 M J McClenaghan New Zealand 2013 15 133.3 3 761 40 19.03 5/58 5 5.70 19.88

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