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Harbhajan revels in overseas conditions


Rajneesh Gupta

Best performances by Indian spinners away from the sub-continent 

Harbhajan Singh ended the series with 16 wickets against his name. This is the second best performance by an Indian spinner in a three-match series away from the sub-continent. The details:
 

Bowler
Series
Wkts
Avg
SR
Anil Kumble
v Aus in 2003-04
24
29.58
51.54
Harbhajan Singh
v NZ in 2008-09
16
21.37
55.37
Bhagwat Chandrasekhar
v Eng in 1967
16
27.18
63.68
Ravi Shastri
v NZ in 1980-81
15
18.46
58.80
Shivlal Yadav
v Aus in 1985-86
15
22.26
76.46

Note: The 2003-04 series between India and Australia was a four-match series, but Kumble played in only three. 

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