Rival teams posting a total of 500 plus runs in the first and second innings of a test

Bangladesh and Sri Lanka posted the team totals of 513 and 713 for 9 declared in the first and second innings of the  just concluded Chittagong test between the two teams to provide the 38th occasion of rival teams posting a total of 500 plus runs in the first and second innings of a test in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 South Africa 538 235.3 1 v England Leeds 26 Jul 1951
  England 505 224.5 2 v South Africa Leeds 26 Jul 1951
               
2 West Indies 681/8d 198.4 1 v England Port of Spain 17 Mar 1954
  England 537 221.2 2 v West Indies Port of Spain 17 Mar 1954
               
3 Australia 668 235.5 1 v West Indies Bridgetown 14 May 1955
  West Indies 510 157.1 2 v Australia Bridgetown 14 May 1955
               
4 Australia 656/8d 255.5 1 v England Manchester 23 Jul 1964
  England 611 293.1 2 v Australia Manchester 23 Jul 1964
               
5 Australia 650/6d 189.0 1 v West Indies Bridgetown 05 May 1965
  West Indies 573 212.0 2 v Australia Bridgetown 05 May 1965
               
6 Pakistan 600/7d 165.3 1 v England The Oval 22 Aug 1974
  England 545 225.4 2 v Pakistan The Oval 22 Aug 1974
               
7 India 500 163.0 1 v Pakistan Faisalabad 24 Oct 1984
  Pakistan 674/6 224.5 2 v India Faisalabad 24 Oct 1984
               
8 West Indies 530/5d 151.5 1 v India Kolkata 26 Dec 1987
  India 565 172.2 2 v West Indies Kolkata 26 Dec 1987
               
9 India 509 178.2 1 v Pakistan Lahore 01 Dec 1989
  Pakistan 699/5 203.4 2 v India Lahore 01 Dec 1989
               
10 Australia 503/9d 171.4 1 v West Indies Sydney 02 Jan 1993
  West Indies 606 184.4 2 v Australia Sydney 02 Jan 1993
               
11 West Indies 593/5d 180.2 1 v England St John’s 16 Apr 1994
  England 593 206.1 2 v West Indies St John’s 16 Apr 1994
               
12 India 521 167.0 1 v England Nottingham 04 Jul 1996
  England 564 198.5 2 v India Nottingham 04 Jul 1996
               
13 India 537/8d 167.3 1 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 02 Aug 1997
  Sri Lanka 952/6d 271.0 2 v India Colombo (RPS) 02 Aug 1997
               
14 Australia 599/4d 174.0 1 v Pakistan Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
  Pakistan 580/9d 172.1 2 v Australia Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
               
15 India 513/9d 196.0 1 v West Indies St John’s 10 May 2002
  West Indies 629/9d 248.0 2 v India St John’s 10 May 2002
               
16 England 515 155.4 1 v India The Oval 05 Sep 2002
  India 508 170.0 2 v England The Oval 05 Sep 2002
               
17 Australia 556 127.0 1 v India Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
  India 523 161.5 2 v Australia Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
               
18 South Africa 588/6d 163.0 1 v West Indies St John’s 29 Apr 2005
  West Indies 747 235.2 2 v South Africa St John’s 29 Apr 2005
               
19 Pakistan 588 136.2 1 v India Faisalabad 21 Jan 2006
  India 603 165.4 2 v Pakistan Faisalabad 21 Jan 2006
               
20 New Zealand 593/8d 165.0 1 v South Africa Cape Town 27 Apr 2006
  South Africa 512 188.0 2 v New Zealand Cape Town 27 Apr 2006
               
21 England 515 123.0 1 v Pakistan Leeds 04 Aug 2006
  Pakistan 538 141.4 2 v England Leeds 04 Aug 2006
               
22 England 551/6d 168.0 1 v Australia Adelaide 01 Dec 2006
  Australia 513 165.3 2 v England Adelaide 01 Dec 2006
               
23 India 626 150.2 1 v Pakistan Bengaluru 08 Dec 2007
  Pakistan 537 168.1 2 v India Bengaluru 08 Dec 2007
               
24 India 526 152.5 1 v Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 2008
  Australia 563 181.0 2 v India Adelaide 24 Jan 2008
               
25 South Africa 540 152.5 1 v India Chennai 26 Mar 2008
  India 627 155.1 2 v South Africa Chennai 26 Mar 2008
               
26 India 613/7d 161.0 1 v Australia Delhi 29 Oct 2008
  Australia 577 179.3 2 v India Delhi 29 Oct 2008
               
27 Sri Lanka 644/7d 155.2 1 v Pakistan Karachi 21 Feb 2009
  Pakistan 765/6d 248.5 2 v Sri Lanka Karachi 21 Feb 2009
               
28 England 600/6d 153.2 1 v West Indies Bridgetown 26 Feb 2009
  West Indies 749/9d 194.4 2 v England Bridgetown 26 Feb 2009
               
29 England 546/6d 158.5 1 v West Indies Port of Spain 06 Mar 2009
  West Indies 544 178.4 2 v England Port of Spain 06 Mar 2009
               
30 South Africa 543/6d 147.0 1 v West Indies Basseterre 18 Jun 2010
  West Indies 546 181.1 2 v South Africa Basseterre 18 Jun 2010
               
31 Sri Lanka 642/4d 159.4 1 v India Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010
  India 707 225.2 2 v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010
               
32 Sri Lanka 570/4d 135.0 1 v Bangladesh Galle 08 Mar 2013
  Bangladesh 638 196.0 2 v Sri Lanka Galle 08 Mar 2013
               
33 West Indies 527/4d 144.0 1 v Bangladesh Dhaka 13 Nov 2012
  Bangladesh 556 148.3 2 v West Indies Dhaka 13 Nov 2012
               
34 Pakistan 523/8d 151.1 1 v England Abu Dhabi 13 Oct 2015
  England 598/9d 206.0 2 v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 13 Oct 2015
               
35 Australia 559/9d 133.0 1 v New Zealand Perth 13 Nov 2015
  New Zealand 624 153.5 2 v Australia Perth 13 Nov 2015
               
36 England 629/6d 125.5 1 v South Africa Cape Town 02 Jan 2016
  South Africa 627/7d 211.0 2 v England Cape Town 02 Jan 2016
               
37 Bangladesh 595/8d 152.0 1 v New Zealand Wellington 12 Jan 2017
  New Zealand 539 148.2 2 v Bangladesh Wellington 12 Jan 2017
               
38 Bangladesh 513 129.5 1 v Sri Lanka Chittagong 31 Jan 2018
  Sri Lanka 713/9d 199.3 2 v Bangladesh Chittagong 31 Jan 2018

Bangladesh and Sri Lanka posted the team totals of 513 and 713 for 9 declared in the first and second innings of the  just concluded Chittagong test between the two teams to provide the second occasion of rival teams posting a total of 500 plus runs in the first and second innings of a test in the Sri Lanka-Bangladesh test series. Both the occasions are tabulated below.

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Sri Lanka 570/4d 135.0 1 v Bangladesh Galle 08 Mar 2013
  Bangladesh 638 196.0 2 v Sri Lanka Galle 08 Mar 2013
               
2 Bangladesh 513 129.5 1 v Sri Lanka Chittagong 31 Jan 2018
  Sri Lanka 713/9d 199.3 2 v Bangladesh Chittagong 31 Jan 2018

 

Comments are closed.

Skip to toolbar