Best Bowling Economy 1979
Pos Player Mat Overs Runs Wkts BBI Avg Econ SR 4W 5W
1 Geoff Miller Geoff Miller 1 2 1 0 - - 0.5 - 0 0
2 Graeme Porter Graeme Porter 2 18 33 3 2/13 11 1.83 36 0 0
3 Geoff Dymock Geoff Dymock 3 31 64 2 1/17 32 2.06 93 0 0
4 Bob Willis Bob Willis 4 44.3 109 7 4/11 15.57 2.44 38.1 1 0
5 Majid Khan Majid Khan 4 47 117 7 3/27 16.71 2.48 40.2 0 0
6 Michael Holding Michael Holding 4 41 106 8 4/33 13.25 2.58 30.7 1 0
7 Richard Hadlee Richard Hadlee 4 45 117 5 2/20 23.4 2.6 54 0 0
8 Sikander Bakht Sikander Bakht 4 41 108 7 3/32 15.42 2.63 35.1 0 0
9 Mike Hendrick Mike Hendrick 5 56 149 10 4/15 14.9 2.66 33.6 1 0
10 Stanley de Silva Stanley de Silva 2 20 54 2 2/36 27 2.7 60 0 0
11 Chris Old Chris Old 5 58 157 9 4/8 17.44 2.7 38.6 1 0
12 Phil Edmonds Phil Edmonds 3 26 73 3 2/40 24.33 2.8 52 0 0
13 Robert Callender Robert Callender 2 9 26 1 1/14 26 2.88 54 0 0
14 Imran Khan Imran Khan 4 42.1 123 5 2/29 24.6 2.91 50.6 0 0
15 Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan 3 36 108 0 - - 3 - 0 0
16 Brian McKechnie Brian McKechnie 4 45.5 141 9 3/24 15.66 3.07 30.5 0 0
17 Jasu Patel Jasu Patel 3 15.1 47 0 - - 3.09 - 0 0
18 Bishan Singh Bedi Bishan Singh Bedi 3 36 114 0 - - 3.16 - 0 0
19 Ian Botham Ian Botham 5 53 168 6 2/38 28 3.16 53 0 0
20 Mudassar Nazar Mudassar Nazar 4 38 122 1 1/31 122 3.21 228 0 0
21 Gary Troup Gary Troup 3 32 104 4 2/36 26 3.25 48 0 0
22 Ajit de Silva Ajit de Silva 1 12 39 1 1/39 39 3.25 72 0 0
23 Colin Croft Colin Croft 4 43 140 8 3/29 17.5 3.25 32.2 0 0
24 John Vaughan John Vaughan 3 11 36 0 - - 3.27 - 0 0
25 Asif Iqbal Asif Iqbal 4 47 157 9 4/56 17.44 3.34 31.3 1 0
26 John Valentine John Valentine 3 19 66 3 1/18 22 3.47 38 0 0
27 Gary Cosier Gary Cosier 3 27.2 95 5 3/54 19 3.47 32.8 0 0
28 Geoffrey Boycott Geoffrey Boycott 5 27 94 5 2/14 18.8 3.48 32.4 0 0
29 Karsan Ghavri Karsan Ghavri 3 32 112 0 - - 3.5 - 0 0
30 Glenroy Sealy Glenroy Sealy 3 6 21 0 - - 3.5 - 0 0
31 Cornelius Henry Cornelius Henry 2 15 53 2 2/27 26.5 3.53 45 0 0
32 Somachandra de Silva Somachandra de Silva 2 20 71 3 3/29 23.66 3.55 40 0 0
33 Tony Opatha Tony Opatha 2 17.1 62 3 3/31 20.66 3.61 34.3 0 0
34 Mohinder Amarnath Mohinder Amarnath 3 31.3 114 4 3/40 28.5 3.61 47.2 0 0
35 Joel Garner Joel Garner 4 47 172 8 5/38 21.5 3.65 35.2 0 1
36 Lance Cairns Lance Cairns 4 47.5 176 7 3/36 25.14 3.67 41 0 0
37 Alan Hurst Alan Hurst 3 32 119 7 5/21 17 3.71 27.4 0 1
38 Andy Roberts Andy Roberts 4 39.3 149 7 3/43 21.28 3.77 33.8 0 0
39 Ranjan Gunatilleke Ranjan Gunatilleke 1 9 34 0 - - 3.77 - 0 0
40 Jeremy Coney Jeremy Coney 4 31 120 3 2/40 40 3.87 62 0 0
41 John Morrison John Morrison 2 8 31 0 - - 3.87 - 0 0
42 Collis King Collis King 4 32 128 2 1/36 64 4 96 0 0
43 Warren Stott Warren Stott 1 12 48 3 3/48 16 4 24 0 0
44 Bandula Warnapura Bandula Warnapura 2 19 77 1 1/47 77 4.05 114 0 0
45 Ewen Chatfield Ewen Chatfield 1 11 45 1 1/45 45 4.09 66 0 0
46 Trevor Laughlin Trevor Laughlin 1 9.1 38 2 2/38 19 4.14 27.5 0 0
47 Kapil Dev Kapil Dev 3 33 137 2 1/46 68.5 4.15 99 0 0
48 Sudath Pasqual Sudath Pasqual 2 4.4 20 0 - - 4.28 - 0 0
49 Sarfraz Nawaz Sarfraz Nawaz 2 22 97 4 3/26 24.25 4.4 33 0 0
50 Graham Gooch Graham Gooch 5 8 36 0 - - 4.5 - 0 0