# Best Bowling Strike Rate in Test Cricket

Record holder : Axar Patel of India holds the record (33.5) for best bowling strike rate in test cricket.

### Recent Updates

Marco Jansen moved to 4th position from previously held 6th position, with strike rate of 35.6 -

### 1. Axar Patel - 33.5

The record is held by Axar Patel of India. He has strike rate of 33.5 while taking 39 wickets in 12 innings of 6 matches at 2.22 economy and 12.43 average between 2021 and 2022.

### 2. George Lohmann - 34.1

Next in the list is George Lohmann of England. He has strike rate of 34.1 while taking 112 wickets in 36 innings of 18 matches at 1.88 economy and 10.75 average between 1886 and 1896.

### 3. Duanne Olivier - 35.3

Then comes our Duanne Olivier of South Africa. He has strike rate of 35.3 while taking 59 wickets in 27 innings of 15 matches at 3.71 economy and 21.93 average between 2017 and 2022.

### 4. Marco Jansen - 35.6

At no. 4 position is Marco Jansen of South Africa. He has strike rate of 35.6 while taking 32 wickets in 11 innings of 6 matches at 3.22 economy and 19.15 average between 2021 and 2022.

### 5. Mike Procter - 36.9

Then comes our Mike Procter of South Africa. He has strike rate of 36.9 while taking 41 wickets in 14 innings of 7 matches at 2.44 economy and 15.02 average between 1967 and 1970.

### 6. J.J. Ferris - 37.7

Next in the list is J.J. Ferris of England. He has strike rate of 37.7 while taking 61 wickets in 16 innings of 9 matches at 2.01 economy and 12.7 average between 1887 and 1892.

### 7. Shane Bond - 38.7

At position no. 7 is Shane Bond of New Zealand. He has strike rate of 38.7 while taking 87 wickets in 32 innings of 18 matches at 3.41 economy and 22.09 average between 2001 and 2009.

### 8. Jayden Seales - 40.1

At position no. 8 is Jayden Seales of West Indies. He has strike rate of 40.1 while taking 36 wickets in 17 innings of 9 matches at 3.25 economy and 21.77 average between 2021 and 2022.

### 9. Kagiso Rabada - 40.5

Next in the list is Kagiso Rabada of South Africa. He has strike rate of 40.5 while taking 252 wickets in 98 innings of 54 matches at 3.31 economy and 22.36 average between 2015 and 2022.

### 10. Kuldeep Yadav - 40.8

Next in the list is Kuldeep Yadav of India. He has strike rate of 40.8 while taking 26 wickets in 12 innings of 7 matches at 3.49 economy and 23.84 average between 2017 and 2021.