400 plus runs first innings lead in tests

400 plus runs first innings lead in tests

India took the first innings lead of 413 runs against Sri Lanka in the second test at Kanpur providing the 25th occasion of a team taking the first innings lead of 400 plus runs in the annals of test cricket

No Team Score Lead Opp Ground Date
1 Aus 201 -702 v Eng The Oval Aug 1938
2 NZl 73 -570 v Pak Lahore May 2002
3 Win 286 -563 v Eng Kingston Apr 1930
4 Eng 141 -504 v Aus Brisbane Nov 1946
5 Zim 239 -496 v Aus Perth Oct 2003
6 Pak 110/1 -496 v Srl Lahore Mar 2009
7 SAF 159 -493 v Aus Jo’burg Feb 2002
8 Ban 118 -492 v Ind Mirpur May 2007
9 Ind 124 -490 v Win Kolkata Dec 1958
10 Eng 232 -476 v Pak The Oval Aug 1987
11 Pak 106 -473 v Win Bridgetown Jan 1958
11 Eng 285 -466 v Win St John’s Apr 2004
13 Aus 157 -465 v SAF Durban Feb 1970
14 Eng 200 -453 v Aus Leeds Jul 1993
15 Eng 157 -445 v Aus Brisbane Nov 2006
16 NZl 216 -444 v Win Wellington Feb 1995
17 Eng 205 -427 v Aus Lord’s Jun 1993
18 Win 146 -424 v Eng Leeds May 2007
19 Eng 233 -419 v Win Lord’s Aug 1973
20 Eng 81 -418 v Srl Galle Dec 2007
21 Srl 229 -413 v Ind Kanpur Nov 2009
22 Eng 190 -411 v Aus Brisbane Nov 1954
23 SAF 30 -408 v Eng Birmingham Jun 1924
24 Zim 184 -402 v Srl Col-SSC Dec 2001
25 SAF 154 -400 v Aus Sydney Jan 2002

India has taken the first innings lead of 400 plus runs on two occasions which are furnished in the following table

No Team Score Lead Opp Ground Date
1 Ban 118 -492 v Ind Mirpur May 2007
2 Srl 229 -413 v Ind Kanpur Nov 2009

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