Bowlers conceding 200 plus runs in a test innings

Taijul Islam of Bangladesh returned with figures of four for 219 against Sri Lanka at Chittagong to provide the 32nd occasion of a bowler conceding 200 plus runs in a test innings in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below. Taijil Islam became the first Bangladesh bowler to leak 200 plus runs in a test innings.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 OC Scott 80.2 13 266 5 Win Eng Kingston Apr 1930
2 IAR Peebles 71.0 8 204 6 Eng Aus The Oval Aug 1930
3 LO Fleetwood-Smith 87.0 11 298 1 Aus Eng The Oval Aug 1938
4 MH Mankad 75.0 16 202 3 Ind Win Mum-BS Dec 1948
5 MH Mankad 82.0 17 228 5 Ind Win Kingston Mar 1953
6 Fazal Mahmood 85.2 20 247 2 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
7 Khan Mohammad 54.0 5 259 0 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
8 Haseeb Ahsan 84.0 19 202 6 Pak Ind Chennai Jan 1961
9 BS Bedi 64.2 8 226 6 Ind Eng Lord’s Jun 1974
10 N Kapil Dev 38.4 3 220 7 Ind Pak Faisalabad Jan 1983
11 IT Botham 52.0 7 217 3 Eng Pak The Oval Aug 1987
12 SL Boock 70.0 10 229 1 NZl Pak Auckland Feb 1989
13 M Muralitharan 54.0 3 224 2 Srl Aus Perth Dec 1995
14 PA Strang 69.0 12 212 5 Zim Pak Sheikhupura Oct 1996
15 RK Chauhan 78.0 8 276 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
16 A Kumble 72.0 7 223 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
17 DL Vettori 57.0 5 200 4 NZl Ind Ahmedabad Oct 1999
18 Saqlain Mushtaq 50.0 3 237 3 Pak SAF Cape Town Jan 2003
19 OAC Banks 40.0 2 204 3 Win Aus Bridgetown May 2003
20 B Lee 39.3 5 201 4 Aus Ind Sydney Jan 2004
21 Saqlain Mushtaq 43.0 4 204 1 Pak Ind Multan Mar 2004
22 N Boje 65.0 5 221 0 SAF Srl Col-SSC Jul 2006
23 PL Harris 53.1 6 203 3 SAF Ind Chennai Mar 2008
24 JJ Krejza 43.5 1 215 8 Aus Ind Nagpur Nov 2008
25 A Mishra 58.0 6 203 1 Ind Srl Ahmedabad Nov 2009
26 HMRKB Herath 53.3 2 240 3 Srl Ind Mum-BS Dec 2009
27 S Randiv 73.0 16 222 2 Srl Ind Col-SSC Jul 2010
28 NM Lyon 47.0 1 215 3 Aus Ind Chennai Feb 2013
29 Yasir Shah 54.0 6 213 1 Pak Eng Manchester Jul 2016
30 Yasir Shah 41.0 2 207 3 Pak Aus Melbourne Dec 2016
31 MDK Perera 45.0 2 202 3 Srl Ind Nagpur Nov 2017
32 Taijul Islam 67.3 13 219 4 Ban Srl Chittagong Jan 2018

Taijul Islam of Bangladesh returned with figures of four for 219 against Sri Lanka at Chittagong to provide the fifth occasion of a bowler conceding 200 plus runs in a test innings in the annals of test cricket against Sri Lanka. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 RK Chauhan 78.0 8 276 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
2 A Kumble 72.0 7 223 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
3 N Boje 65.0 5 221 0 SAF Srl Col-SSC Jul 2006
4 A Mishra 58.0 6 203 1 Ind Srl Ahmedabad Nov 2009
5 Taijul Islam 67.3 13 219 4 Ban Srl Chittagong Jan 2018

MH Mankad. Saqlain Mushtaq and Yasir Shah are  the three  bowlers to concede 200 plus runs in a test innings on two occasions. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 MH Mankad 75.0 16 202 3 Ind Win Mum-BS Dec 1948
2 MH Mankad 82.0 17 228 5 Ind Win Kingston Mar 1953
                   
1 Saqlain Mushtaq 50.0 3 237 3 Pak SAF Cape Town Jan 2003
2 Saqlain Mushtaq 43.0 4 204 1 Pak Ind Multan Mar 2004
                   
1 Yasir Shah 54.0 6 213 1 Pak Eng Manchester Jul 2016
2 Yasir Shah 41.0 2 207 3 Pak Aus Melbourne Dec 2016

OAC Banks, JJ Kreza and S Randiv are the three bowlers to concede 200 plus runs in an innings on their test debut. The bowling figures of these three bowlers are listed below

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 OAC Banks 40.0 2 204 3 Win Aus Bridgetown May 2003
2 JJ Krejza 43.5 1 215 8 Aus Ind Nagpur Nov 2008
3 S Randiv 73.0 16 222 2 Srl Ind Col-SSC Jul 2010

The following table lists the two occasions of two bowlers conceding  200 plus runs  in  an innings. Fazal Mahmood and  Khan Mohammad  of Pakistan conceded   247 and 259 runs respectively against  West Indies at Kingston in Feb 1958. RK Chauhan and A Kumble conceded 276 and 223  runs respectively against Sri Lanka at Col-RPS in Aug 1997.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 Fazal Mahmood 85.2 20 247 2 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
2 Khan Mohammad 54.0 5 259 0 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
                   
1 RK Chauhan 78.0 8 276 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
2 A Kumble 72.0 7 223 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997

There are eleven occasions of a bowler bowling seventy plus overs and conceding 200 plus runs in an innings. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 LO Fleetwood-Smith 87.0 11 298 1 Aus Eng The Oval Aug 1938
2 Fazal Mahmood 85.2 20 247 2 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
3 Haseeb Ahsan 84.0 19 202 6 Pak Ind Chennai Jan 1961
4 MH Mankad 82.0 17 228 5 Ind Win Kingston Mar1953
5 OC Scott 80.2 13 266 5 Win Eng Kingston Apr 1930
6 RK Chauhan 78.0 8 276 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
7 MH Mankad 75.0 16 202 3 Ind Win Mum-BS Dec 1948
8 S Randiv 73.0 16 222 2 Srl Ind Col-SSC Jul 2010
9 A Kumble 72.0 7 223 1 Ind Srl Col-RPS Aug 1997
10 IAR Peebles 71.0 8 204 6 Eng Aus The Oval Aug 1930
11 SL Boock 70.0 10 229 1 NZl Pak Auckland Feb 1989

Khan Mohammad of Pakistan and N Boje of South Africa are the two bowlers to concede 200 plus runs without capturing a wicket.  Both the occasions are listed below.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Oppn Ground Mon/Year
1 Khan Mohammad 54.0 5 259 0 Pak Win Kingston Feb 1958
2 N Boje 65.0 5 221 0 SAF Srl Col-SSC Jul 2006

 

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