Best Bowling Efforts in 2011

  • Ravichandran Ashwin: Ashwin’s match turning effort with the ball in the 2nd Innings of the 1st Test against West Indies in the recently concluded Test Series, tops the chart for being the best bowling effort! His figures of 6-47 helped the Country cruise to a decent Test match victory!


  • Doug Bracewell: Australia’s attempt to chase down a meager target of 241 was jolted by the brilliant bowling spell by the Kiwi pacer Bracewell. His bowling figues of 6-40 helped the Kiwis draw the Test Match series!

  • Pragyan Ojha: Indian bowlers really came off age in the recentlhy concluded series against the West Indies! Ojha’s figures of 6-47 against a formidable West Indian batting line up helped the Country retain the series victory. The final match ended in a draw!


  • Stuart Broad: Broad’s 6-wicket haul against India in the Pataudi trophy in England helped the English cruise to a comfortable victory by 319 runs! His stats wew 6-46 to be precise!

  • Pat Cummins: Pat’s 6-79, against South Africa, in the Australia-South Africa Test Series not only brought the visitors back in the game, but also paved way for a series leveling win against the hosts! This debutant also hit the winning runs and was thus adjudged the Man of the Match!

  • Darren Sammy: Sammy’s bowling figures of 5-29 against Pakistan in Guyana too figures among the best efforts of the Year! Sammy’s streak galloped the West indies for a 40 run victory!

  • Nathan Lyon: Another match winning effort by another Young Aussie paved the way for a 125 runs victory against the Sri Lankans! He too was a debutant!His figures were 5-34