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 Test Cricket - Bowling - Career Averages and Ratings
Best Bowling Averages (minimum 50 wickets)  
  Player Country Career Mat Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Avg   Best 5w 10w
1 Bumrah, J J* India 2018- 12 451.5 110 1193 62 19.24 6/27 5 0
2 Jadeja, R A* India 2012- 45 2091.0 532 5075 208 24.40 7/48 9 1
3 Ashwin, R* India 2011- 67 3178.0 660 9003 356 25.29 7/59 27 7
4 Kumar, B* India 2013- 21 558.0 141 1644 63 26.10 6/82 4 0
5 Mohammed Shami* India 2013- 44 1366.1 241 4574 161 28.41 6/56 5 0
6 Bedi, B S India 1966-1979 67 3441.0 1096 7637 266 28.71 7/98 14 1
7 Nadkarni, R G India 1955-1968 41 1503.3 665 2559 88 29.08 6/43 4 1
8 Gupte, S P India 1951-1961 36 1880.4 608 4403 149 29.55 9/102 12 1
9 Kapil Dev India 1978-1994 131 4623.2 1060 12867 434 29.65 9/83 23 2
10 Kumble, A India 1990-2008 132 6808.2 1575 18355 619 29.65 10/74 35 8
11 Chandrasekhar, B S India 1964-1979 58 2549.1 584 7199 242 29.75 8/79 16 2
12 Hirwani, N D India 1988-1996 17 716.2 157 1987 66 30.11 8/61 4 1
13 Ghulam Ahmed India 1948-1958 22 941.4 254 2052 68 30.18 7/49 4 1
14 Ojha, P P India 2009-2013 24 1272.1 298 3420 113 30.27 6/47 7 1
15 Prasanna, E A S India 1962-1978 49 2261.5 602 5742 189 30.38 8/76 10 2
16 Srinath, J India 1991-2002 67 2517.2 599 7196 236 30.49 8/86 10 1
17 Doshi, D R India 1979-1983 33 1553.4 456 3502 114 30.72 6/102 6 0
18 Raju, S L V India 1990-2001 28 1267.0 359 2857 93 30.72 6/12 5 1
19 Pathan, I K India 2003-2008 29 980.4 212 3226 100 32.26 7/59 7 2
20 Mankad, M H India 1946-1959 44 2389.4 777 5236 162 32.32 8/52 8 2
21 Yadav, U T* India 2011- 42 1130.5 191 4042 125 32.34 6/88 2 1
22 Harbhajan Singh India 1998-2015 103 4763.2 869 13537 417 32.46 8/84 25 5
23 Khan, Z India 2000-2014 92 3130.5 624 10247 311 32.95 7/87 11 1
24 Ghavri, K D India 1974-1981 39 1151.0 233 3656 109 33.54 5/33 4 0
25 Sharma, I* India 2007- 94 2953.4 580 9415 280 33.63 7/74 9 1
26 Prasad, B K V India 1996-2001 33 1173.3 274 3360 96 35.00 6/33 7 1
27 Yadav, N S India 1979-1987 35 1393.2 341 3580 102 35.10 5/76 3 0
28 Durani, S A India 1960-1973 29 1074.2 317 2657 75 35.43 6/73 3 1
29 Sharma, C India 1984-1989 23 578.2 61 2163 61 35.46 6/58 4 1
30 Mishra, A* India 2008- 22 850.3 123 2715 76 35.72 5/71 1 0
31 Venkataraghavan, S India 1965-1983 57 2448.1 696 5634 156 36.12 8/72 3 1
32 Phadkar, D G India 1947-1958 31 979.2 277 2285 62 36.85 7/159 3 0
33 Prabhakar, M M India 1984-1995 39 1245.5 274 3581 96 37.30 6/132 3 0
34 Desai, R B India 1959-1968 28 928.5 178 2761 74 37.31 6/56 2 0
35 Maninder Singh India 1982-1993 35 1369.4 359 3288 88 37.36 7/27 3 2
36 Sreesanth, S India 2006-2011 27 903.1 162 3271 87 37.60 5/40 3 0
37 Madan Lal, S India 1974-1986 39 951.1 188 2846 71 40.08 5/23 4 0
38 Shastri, R J India 1981-1992 80 2625.1 657 6186 151 40.97 5/75 2 0
39 Borde, C G India 1958-1969 55 949.1 236 2417 52 46.48 5/88 1 0
40 Agarkar, A B India 1998-2006 26 809.3 168 2745 58 47.33 6/41 1 0

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