Comparing bowlers to their peers

Top bowlers - by % of bowling economy rate to peers

Ananth Narayanan

July 28, 2009

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SNo.Bowler            Cty   Span        Own  <--Peer Bowlers-->
                                         RpO   Overs  Runs  RpO Ratio
1.Goddard T.L Saf 0407-0672(266) 1.65 102848 240647 2.34 1.42 2.Verity H Eng 0210-0272( 63) 1.88 20504 53897 2.63 1.39 3.O'Reilly W.J Aus 0215-0275( 61) 1.95 19804 52334 2.64 1.36 4.Tate M.W Eng 0153-0245( 93) 1.94 31583 80403 2.55 1.31 5.Edmonds P.H Eng 0762-1079(318) 2.13 105373 282754 2.68 1.26 6.Pollock S.M Saf 1312-1860(549) 2.40 176869 529531 2.99 1.25 7.Illingworth R Eng 0457-0727(271) 1.91 105842 253356 2.39 1.25 8.Lohmann G.A Eng 0022-0050( 29) 1.89 7478 17664 2.36 1.25 9.Emburey J.E Eng 0830-1301(472) 2.20 156168 425350 2.72 1.24 10.Gibbs L.R Win 0448-0770(323) 1.99 122295 297389 2.43 1.22 11.Iqbal Qasim Pak 0789-1106(318) 2.22 104478 279115 2.67 1.21 12.Titmus F.J Eng 0409-0754(346) 1.96 134159 317322 2.37 1.21 13.Muralitharan M Slk 1195-1912(718) 2.44 231051 683748 2.96 1.21 14.Ambrose C.E.L Win 1095-1509(415) 2.31 135437 374642 2.77 1.20 15.Underwood D.L Eng 0607-0921(315) 2.11 113385 285750 2.52 1.20 16.Doshi D.R Ind 0855-0961(107) 2.25 33526 90862 2.71 1.20 17.Turner C.T.B Aus 0025-0045( 21) 1.93 5011 11593 2.31 1.20 18.Peel R Eng 0017-0052( 36) 1.97 9425 22128 2.35 1.19 19.Wardle J.H Eng 0296-0440(145) 1.89 55587 125187 2.25 1.19 20.Allen D.A Eng 0485-0605(121) 2.01 47032 112577 2.39 1.19 21.Grimmett C.V Aus 0162-0251( 90) 2.16 29745 75730 2.55 1.18 22.McGrath G.D Aus 1235-1826(592) 2.50 190753 562481 2.95 1.18 23.Chatfield E.J Nzl 0757-1116(360) 2.29 120058 321059 2.67 1.17 24.Shastri R.J Ind 0897-1206(310) 2.36 101002 277762 2.75 1.17 25.Barnes S.F Eng 0065-0133( 69) 2.37 19362 53823 2.78 1.17 26.Walker M.H.N Aus 0705-0808(104) 2.25 37022 97747 2.64 1.17 27.Bedi B.S Ind 0612-0854(243) 2.14 89197 222807 2.50 1.16 28.Valentine A.L Win 0323-0529(207) 1.95 77917 174928 2.25 1.15 29.Trumble H Aus 0033-0082( 50) 2.28 14232 37393 2.63 1.15 30.Vettori D.L Nzl 1354-1918(565) 2.63 182583 551069 3.02 1.15 31.Davidson A.K Aus 0372-0539(168) 1.98 62579 142000 2.27 1.15 32.Hooper C.L Win 1085-1622(538) 2.45 178031 496933 2.79 1.14 33.Lock G.A.R Eng 0353-0636(284) 2.03 109076 252773 2.32 1.14 34.Tayfield H.J Saf 0318-0496(179) 1.95 65843 146588 2.23 1.14 35.Ramadhin S Win 0323-0500(178) 1.97 65614 145837 2.22 1.13 36.Tufnell P.C.R Eng 1159-1558(400) 2.43 132529 364810 2.75 1.13 37.Venkataraghavan S Ind 0579-0962(384) 2.27 138687 352398 2.54 1.12 38.Mohammad Rafique Bng 1512-1865(354) 2.80 114605 357684 3.12 1.12 39.Johnston W.A Aus 0290-0408(119) 2.08 44328 103252 2.33 1.12 40.Blythe C Eng 0065-0110( 46) 2.46 13078 35764 2.73 1.11 41.Laker J.C Eng 0293-0468(176) 2.05 66615 150772 2.26 1.11 42.Panesar M.S Eng 1785-1922(138) 2.87 43869 139353 3.18 1.11 43.Vaas WPUJC Slk 1267-1909(643) 2.69 208014 619937 2.98 1.11 44.Warne S.K Aus 1181-1826(646) 2.65 207923 607210 2.92 1.10 45.Cairns B.L Nzl 0730-1031(302) 2.42 102045 272148 2.67 1.10 46.Saqlain Mushtaq Pak 1304-1693(390) 2.65 126892 364928 2.88 1.09 47.Kumble A Ind 1149-1891(743) 2.70 239699 703795 2.94 1.09 48.Adcock N.A.T Saf 0377-0524(148) 2.06 55612 124786 2.24 1.09 49.Harbhajan Singh Ind 1413-1918(506) 2.81 163281 497090 3.04 1.09 50.Benaud R Aus 0347-0555(209) 2.11 77854 177003 2.27 1.08 51.Garner J Win 0797-1072(276) 2.47 90355 241822 2.68 1.08 52.Walsh C.A Win 0997-1544(548) 2.53 179061 490986 2.74 1.08 53.Streak H.H Zim 1237-1767(531) 2.69 173424 504679 2.91 1.08 54.Fazal Mahmood Pak 0355-0534(180) 2.10 67830 153065 2.26 1.08 55.Rhodes W Eng 0060-0193(134) 2.50 43347 115212 2.66 1.06 56.Kallis J.H Saf 1318-1916(599) 2.82 194941 584226 3.00 1.06 57.Wasim Akram Pak 1010-1584(575) 2.59 188641 520715 2.76 1.06 58.Johnson I.W Aus 0275-0433(159) 2.17 60144 137993 2.29 1.06 59.Mankad M.H Ind 0276-0467(192) 2.14 72480 165106 2.28 1.06 60.Mallett A.A Aus 0641-0885(245) 2.37 89922 225748 2.51 1.06 61.Sobers G.St.A Win 0386-0738(353) 2.22 135336 317492 2.35 1.06 62.Bedser A.V Eng 0276-0410(135) 2.21 50232 117675 2.34 1.06 63.Yadav N.S Ind 0856-1073(218) 2.57 70187 191214 2.72 1.06 64.Noble M.A Aus 0054-0105( 52) 2.54 14820 39639 2.67 1.05 65.Giles A.F Eng 1420-1819(400) 2.86 129990 392055 3.02 1.05 66.Imran Khan Pak 0687-1182(496) 2.55 167859 447290 2.66 1.05 67.Bracewell J.G Nzl 0887-1147(261) 2.61 85023 232230 2.73 1.05 68.Holder V.A Win 0653-0845(193) 2.39 71659 178403 2.49 1.04 69.Connolly A.N Aus 0548-0676(129) 2.29 50755 121242 2.39 1.04 70.Gillespie J.N Aus 1343-1799(457) 2.85 148064 438714 2.96 1.04 71.Reiffel P.R Aus 1186-1405(220) 2.63 72971 200183 2.74 1.04 72.Danish Kaneria Pak 1518-1912(395) 3.02 127041 396744 3.12 1.03 73.Fraser A.R.C Eng 1123-1436(314) 2.67 104187 287603 2.76 1.03 74.Nel A Saf 1562-1885(324) 3.08 104753 331209 3.16 1.03 75.Prasanna E.A.S Ind 0520-0832(313) 2.40 119564 294500 2.46 1.03 76.Boje N Saf 1484-1812(329) 2.97 106641 325844 3.06 1.03 77.Sarfraz Nawaz Pak 0650-0984(335) 2.49 117597 301511 2.56 1.03 78.Flintoff A Eng 1421-1922(502) 2.97 162834 496610 3.05 1.03 79.Johnson M.G Aus 1845-1922( 78) 3.06 25166 79492 3.16 1.03 80.Miller K.R Aus 0275-0430(156) 2.24 58847 135059 2.30 1.02 81.Reid B.A Aus 1032-1202(171) 2.68 56289 153611 2.73 1.02 82.Marshall M.D Win 0837-1175(339) 2.69 110126 299245 2.72 1.01 83.Hadlee R.J Nzl 0710-1147(438) 2.63 146757 391665 2.67 1.01 84.Briggs J Eng 0017-0062( 46) 2.36 12795 30433 2.38 1.01 85.Alderman T.M Aus 0903-1170(268) 2.72 87622 241771 2.76 1.01 86.Harmison S.J Eng 1612-1908(297) 3.21 94858 300829 3.17 0.99 87.Abdul Qadir Pak 0810-1158(349) 2.71 113953 306075 2.69 0.99 88.Bishop I.R Win 1117-1407(291) 2.79 96505 266534 2.76 0.99 89.Lindwall R.R Aus 0275-0487(213) 2.31 79552 180715 2.27 0.98 90.Pathan I.K Ind 1673-1871(199) 3.29 64205 206760 3.22 0.98 91.Yardley B Aus 0816-0955(140) 2.68 45257 118856 2.63 0.98 92.Srinath J Ind 1177-1622(446) 2.86 146338 407519 2.78 0.97 93.Donald A.A Saf 1188-1590(403) 2.84 132130 365611 2.77 0.97 94.Hogg R.M Aus 0834-1005(172) 2.75 55996 149748 2.67 0.97 95.Kapil Dev N Ind 0831-1255(425) 2.78 138135 373417 2.70 0.97 96.Statham J.B Eng 0332-0596(265) 2.34 100754 229492 2.28 0.97 97.McKenzie G.D Aus 0508-0676(169) 2.49 65022 155211 2.39 0.96 98.Adams P.R Saf 1320-1686(367) 2.99 120672 346375 2.87 0.96 99.Abdul Razzaq Pak 1467-1818(352) 3.16 114540 348996 3.05 0.96 100.Mushtaq Ahmed Pak 1135-1666(532) 2.92 174819 492433 2.82 0.96 101.Holding M.A Win 0764-1068(305) 2.79 101037 270370 2.68 0.96 102.Hoggard M.J Eng 1503-1866(364) 3.26 117214 362944 3.10 0.95 103.Kasprowicz M.S Aus 1340-1795(456) 3.12 149102 441229 2.96 0.95 104.DeFreitas P.A.J Eng 1057-1298(242) 2.87 80983 220524 2.72 0.95 105.Zaheer Khan Ind 1512-1918(407) 3.29 132105 411249 3.11 0.95 106.Intikhab Alam Pak 0481-0799(319) 2.57 124086 303136 2.44 0.95 107.Gupte S.P Ind 0344-0516(173) 2.34 64329 143409 2.23 0.95 108.Arnold G.G Eng 0622-0760(139) 2.55 53528 129835 2.43 0.95 109.Dillon M Win 1361-1682(322) 3.03 105133 303375 2.89 0.95 110.Collins P.T Win 1448-1808(361) 3.16 116915 352569 3.02 0.95 111.Greig A.W Eng 0698-0808(111) 2.78 39622 103105 2.60 0.94 112.Ntini M Saf 1410-1916(507) 3.24 163813 496708 3.03 0.94 113.Old C.M Eng 0706-0906(201) 2.72 70338 180227 2.56 0.94 114.Collinge R.O Nzl 0574-0830(257) 2.65 97729 241981 2.48 0.94 115.MacGill S.C.G Aus 1397-1877(481) 3.22 156563 472506 3.02 0.94 116.Lillee D.K Aus 0678-0974(297) 2.76 102621 265761 2.59 0.94 117.Roberts A.M.E Win 0734-0972(239) 2.79 80267 211470 2.63 0.94 118.Bailey T.E Eng 0314-0468(155) 2.38 58095 128856 2.22 0.93 119.Pollock P.M Saf 0515-0673(159) 2.58 62434 149350 2.39 0.93 120.Anderson J.M Eng 1646-1922(277) 3.47 90218 286869 3.18 0.92 121.Hughes M.G Aus 1032-1253(222) 2.94 72723 196612 2.70 0.92 122.Lawson G.F Aus 0887-1131(245) 2.97 79444 216117 2.72 0.92 123.Snow J.A Eng 0592-0780(189) 2.69 71763 176614 2.46 0.92 124.Willis R.G.D Eng 0676-0991(316) 2.83 109192 283126 2.59 0.92 125.Cork D.G Eng 1299-1614(316) 3.05 103519 290876 2.81 0.92 126.Chandrasekhar B.S Ind 0552-0851(300) 2.71 113486 279163 2.46 0.91 127.Martin C.S Nzl 1514-1918(405) 3.42 131951 411133 3.12 0.91 128.Caddick A.R Eng 1223-1636(414) 3.10 135050 379162 2.81 0.91 129.Botham I.T Eng 0806-1190(385) 2.99 125459 336857 2.68 0.90 130.Dilley G.R Eng 0864-1123(260) 3.01 84236 228111 2.71 0.90 131.Motz R.C Nzl 0515-0658(144) 2.69 56625 136490 2.41 0.90 132.McDermott C.J Aus 1005-1324(320) 3.01 104996 286385 2.73 0.90 133.Shoaib Akhtar Pak 1389-1852(464) 3.37 151393 454754 3.00 0.89 134.Croft C.E.H Win 0797-0919(123) 2.84 41432 105086 2.54 0.89 135.Steyn D.W Saf 1728-1916(189) 3.62 60370 193060 3.20 0.88 136.Lee B Aus 1479-1902(424) 3.47 136310 418264 3.07 0.88 137.Giffen G Aus 0005-0052( 48) 2.62 12884 29298 2.27 0.87 138.Trueman F.S Eng 0351-0592(242) 2.62 92110 209188 2.27 0.87 139.Cairns C.L Nzl 1129-1704(576) 3.29 190624 540808 2.84 0.86 140.Taylor B.R Nzl 0581-0724(144) 2.80 56641 136327 2.41 0.86 141.Waqar Younis Pak 1127-1637(511) 3.25 167408 468267 2.80 0.86 142.Gough D Eng 1262-1653(392) 3.30 126757 359619 2.84 0.86 143.Ghavri K.D Ind 0750-0898(149) 3.12 50864 131164 2.58 0.83 144.Morrison D.K Nzl 1082-1351(270) 3.31 90276 246840 2.73 0.83 145.Thomson J.R Aus 0705-1021(317) 3.19 108653 287146 2.64 0.83 146.Malcolm D.E Eng 1125-1377(253) 3.36 83993 231593 2.76 0.82 147.Hall W.W Win 0459-0648(190) 2.92 73998 176672 2.39 0.82 148.Edwards F.H Win 1649-1920(272) 3.98 88839 281972 3.17 0.80 149.Wright D.V.P Eng 0263-0333( 71) 3.12 26891 65859 2.45 0.79

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