Every bowler has a desire to get five or more wickets in a match but Only few did it. Here is a list of top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI’s. CH Vass is the leader of this List With 8 Wickets, no one ever achieved the feat accept Vaas, Mr Boom Boom is 2nd with 7/12 bowling figures in 2013 vs West Indies. Know other of the Best Bowling Figures in ODI cricket.

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One of most under-rated fast bowler of this era “Tim Southee” is the most recent inclusion in this list. Southee has scalped 7 wickets vs England in group match of world cup 2015, destroy them to 123 in 33.2 overs.

Best Bowling Figures in ODI

Chaminda Vaas – 8/19

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

In 2001, Srilankan Left Arm fast Bowler Chaminda Vaas took 8 wickets for 19 runs against Zimbabwe, Making the History. his figure still the Best Bowling Figures in ODI’s cricket history.

Shahid Afridi – 7/12

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

Most Dangrouse Hard Hitter in The World, BOOM BOOM shahid khan Afridi got 7 wicket against west indies, in his comback game in recent tour. afridi give away just 12 runs in his spell.

Glenn McGrath – 7/15

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

All Time Great Australian Fast Bowler Glenn McGrath Got 7 Nimibian Batsmen Out for just 15 Runs, this is the 3rd best bowling performance by any bowler in ODI’s History.

Rashid Khan – 7/18

The young Afghan leggie, Rashid Khan is rated as one of the current best leg-spinners. He’s been wonderful with the ball either it is IPL, BPL, or the national side international matches. He put in the brilliant figures of 7/18 against the West Indies.

Andy Bichel – 7/20

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

Former Australian Fast Bowler recorded 4th Best Bowling Figures in ODI’s, picking up 7 wickets for just 20 runs against England in 2003.

Muttiah Muralitharan – 7/30

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

Great of The Greatest “Muttiah Muralitharan” Bowled a Splinded Spell of Bowling Against India in Sharjah, Beating the World Record of Aaqib Javed. his Figure Still 5th Best Bowling Figures in ODI’s cricket history. Murlitharan has the world record of Most Wickets in ODI’s and Test Matches.

Tim Southee – 7/33

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History.

On 20th of February 2015 in ODI world cup group Match:  Tim Southee took 7 wickets for 33 runs in 9 overs vs England to out them on their 3rd all time lowest score in world cup history. New Zealand chase down the target in 12.2 overs, and that was also 3rd fastest runs chase in ODI cricket history. Tim Southee’s 7/33 bowlinf figure is the 6th all time best bowling figure in ODI history.

Waqar Younis – 7/36

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

One of the Greatest fast Bowler of All Time, Waqar Younis. His 7 wickets for 36 Runs Against England, is the 6th Best Bowling Figures in ODI Cricket History.

Aaqib Javed – 7/37

Top 10 Best Bowling Figures in ODI's History

Aaqib Javed, the Former Pakistani Pacer has the 7th Best Bowling Figures in ODI’s. He got 7 wickets against india at sharjah, giving away just 37 runs. Aaqib’s 7/37 Bowling Figure Remained World Record from 1993 to 2000.


Imran Tahir – 7/45

Another leggie in the list, South African star Imran Tahir, known as a wonderful turner of the ball. He has been equally beneficial in all the types of pitches across the globe. His 7/45 came against the West Indies.

So which out of these Best Bowling Figures turned out the best in favor of the team. Kindly, let us know in the comments below.

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  • Nepal

    Hey u fool mehobab Alam of Nepal holds the record with the figures 1013runs against memozamble if u aren’t sure check Youtube dam it.

  • here i am discussing one day internationals records, not for any cricket being played around the world.

  • Deep Kumar B S

    @Nepal guy,”Are U an Idiot?”
    Maybe U are… 😛
    & by the way i would like to inform the Administrator & Moderator,
    Now 9th best Bowler is Stuart Binny with 6 Wickets for 4 Runs.
    So,Anil Kumble has the 10th best bowling figure in International ODI history(In over 3498+ Matches played)… 🙂

  • Sanket Kohli

    I took 7 wickets consuming 2 runs in my college so I must be honored no ??