Dale Steyn cricket records

Dale Steyn of South Africa holds 8 cricket records known to us.

Most Wickets in Test Cricket in 2008

74 wickets in 13 matches

Dale Steyn is a bowler of South Africa cricket team. He has played 93 test matches and taken 439 wickets in 171 innings at bowling average of 22.95, with economy of 3.24 and bowling strike rate of 42.3. His personal best in a Test match is 11 wickets for 60 runs. His best performance in an inning is 7 wickets for 51 runs. 26 times he has taken 5+ wickets and 5 times he has taken 10+ wickets in Test cricket.

He took 6 wickets for 39 runs in his best ODI bowling. His bowling economy in one-day cricket is 4.87 in 124 matches. He has taken 196 wickets at strike rate of 31.9 and bowling average of 25.95, which includes 4 times 4 wicket haul and 3 times 5 wicket haul.

His Twenty20 best bowling is 4 wickets for 9 runs. He has taken 64 wickets in 47 T20 matches at economy of 6.94, with bowling average of 18.35 and bowling strike rate of 15.8. 2 times he has taken 4+ wickets but never took 5+ wickets in Twenty20 cricket.

He has played 93 test matches and scored 1251 runs in 119 innings, with 0 centuries and 2 half-centuries, at batting average of 13.59 and his personal best of 76 runs.

His highest score in one-day cricket is 60. His one-day career includes 0 hundreds and 1 half-centuries in his 365 runs scored in 51 matches, at an average of 9.35 and strike rate of 64.94%.

He has hit 21 runs in 12 Twenty20 matches, with highest score of 5* and 0 centuries at an average of 3.5 and strike rate of 80.76. He has scored 0 half centuries and hit 0 sixes and 2 fours in Twenty20 cricket.