Best career bowling average in FC

Best averages
Player
Span
Mat
Balls
Runs
Wkts
BBI
Ave
Econ
SR
5
10
1820-18542296701921427/?1.351.714.730
1860-187618-9981069/619.41--115
1865-1880441007527972888/119.711.6634.93210
1841-185454-1338+2649/?9.98*--237
1826-185514314027+4319+7959/299.99*2.05*29.2*8225
1854-187632-1221+1307/4410.09*--153
1834-1859212-3261+10369/?10.28*--9233
1845-186318624208+7390+110910/5810.32*1.90*32.4*11139
1825-185323715265+2435+157610/?10.36*1.96*28.2*15555
1891-189715-1327+1268/4010.70*--156
1835-1853230-4458+14828/2611.00*--14954
1839-1860182-3886+5298/3711.32*--374
1855-186711520828+7491+6559/2711.52*2.15*32.0*5920
1848-1873185-2463+2238/5411.56*--122
1893-190517-12381077/3811.57--102
1870-1888851692853334569/3011.691.8937.13914
1847-186038-1639+1418/711.70*--94
1860-186971-4887+42110/4011.74*--4116
1973-198748787325062126/2111.821.9037.1143
1978-1995681148138623239/4611.952.0135.5246
1873-188513832345104418639/2512.091.9337.48728
1864-189740410196724577202710/7312.121.4450.317744
1850-1869298-11338+11379/1912.20*--8424
1854-186634-2095+1809/6412.25*--144
1879-188558779028682328/1412.362.2033.5175
1849-185931-1342+1246/1512.42*--110
1878-1887841026440193228/5712.482.3431.8256
1869-1880971865364365108/3112.612.0736.55314
1850-1875267-16493+13298/1612.68*--10730
1881-190034-13181037/3112.79--61
1889-190620-17291349/7512.90--167
1972-199167734622221716/2412.991.8142.970
1861-1873186-12500+98310/5413.00*--8734
1852-187155-2007+1978/6113.03*--198
1893-192839400313701048/7013.172.0538.462
1861-186419-14661118/3313.20--94
1871-1893303659811842313849/11813.311.6747.610627
1867-188331505216381238/2013.311.9441.0112
1974-199157966231212337/3813.391.9341.4143
1871-1883232536281710312748/2613.421.9142.011936
1849-1873200-7872+6029/2913.47*--4911
1879-1890209471161451710768/513.491.8443.79427
1866-1888426601352131415729/2313.552.1238.212229
1835-186130523770+7084+11449/3413.62*2.19*37.0*8618
1971-198037485214861097/3513.631.8344.561
1884-1897293717242529518419/2813.732.1138.917657
1887-1894651015325451857/2413.751.5054.8101
1930-195428-23591687/1314.04--185
1857-187617311948+3993+2926/1214.10*2.00*42.2*162
1867-18786010958402028410/4614.152.2038.5247
1872-188657423717231217/2614.232.4335.0123
1882-191015541808141529939/1514.252.0342.110235
1871-188319330032106877498/4814.262.1340.05710
1865-18751152732191846429/8614.302.0142.55918
1854-1879286686682428016829/3014.432.1240.819259
1847-1874117-4281+3098/1214.46*--225
1846-1870827643+2662+3448/?14.46*2.08*41.5*298
1877-188631507720191397/4514.522.3836.5142
1871-189135143468137999509/3914.521.9045.76614
1856-187714510009485833410/7414.542.9129.9278
1896-191027420519491338/2714.652.7831.6114
1887-191451-45643118/3514.67--3313
1931-194738724219311316/2114.741.5955.271
1854-1872118965539372679/3014.742.4436.1192
1874-188241-2330+1637/3014.74*--175
1877-189316230580116657899/6314.782.2838.76420
1930-19393788421929145195610/1014.902.0743.016454
1874-188815530593127598539/1814.952.5035.88432
Minimum of 100 wickets (where the runs conceded are known)
Records includes the following current or recent matches:

Gloucestershire v Derbyshire at Bristol, County Championship Division Two 25th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Kent v Essex at Canterbury, County Championship Division One 33rd match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester, County Championship Division One 34th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Leicestershire v Glamorgan at Leicester, County Championship Division Two 26th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's, County Championship Division Two 27th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Northamptonshire v Yorkshire at Northampton, County Championship Division Two 28th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]

Worcestershire v Nottinghamshire at Worcester, County Championship Division One 35th match, May 24-27, 2024 [First-class]