England batsmen scoring twin half centuries in a test against West Indies.

JC Buttler of England scored 67 and 56 against West Indies in the ongoing test at Gros Islet to provide the 26th occasion of an England batsman scoring twin half centuries in a test against West Indies. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player FI SI Opposition Ground Start Date
1 EH Hendren 61 55 v West Indies Kingston 03 Apr 1930
2 JDB Robertson 80 51* v West Indies Bridgetown 21 Jan 1948
3 L Hutton 56 60 v West Indies Kingston 27 Mar 1948
4 L Hutton 72 77 v West Indies Bridgetown 06 Feb 1954
5 KF Barrington 80 60 v West Indies Lord’s 20 Jun 1963
6 PJ Sharpe 63 83 v West Indies The Oval 22 Aug 1963
7 BL D’Oliveira 76 54 v West Indies Nottingham 30 Jun 1966
8 G Boycott 62 80* v West Indies Port of Spain 14 Mar 1968
9 MC Cowdrey 59 82 v West Indies Georgetown 28 Mar 1968
10 DL Amiss 56 86* v West Indies Birmingham 09 Aug 1973
11 KWR Fletcher 68 86* v West Indies Lord’s 23 Aug 1973
12 APE Knott 87 67 v West Indies Bridgetown 06 Mar 1974
13 APE Knott 50 57 v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1976
14 GA Gooch 51 51 v West Indies St John’s 11 Apr 1986
15 RA Smith 61 90 v West Indies Lord’s 22 Jun 1995
16 GA Hick 96 51* v West Indies The Oval 24 Aug 1995
17 AJ Stewart 50 73 v West Indies Port of Spain 05 Feb 1998
18 MA Butcher 52 61 v West Indies St John’s 10 Apr 2004
19 GP Thorpe 61 54 v West Indies Birmingham 29 Jul 2004
20 AN Cook 52 58 v West Indies St John’s 15 Feb 2009
21 IR Bell 61 63* v West Indies Lord’s 17 May 2012
22 JE Root 83 59 v West Indies North Sound 13 Apr 2015
23 GS Ballance 77 81* v West Indies St George’s 21 Apr 2015
24 AN Cook 76 59* v West Indies St George’s 21 Apr 2015
25 JE Root 59 72 v West Indies Leeds 25 Aug 2017
26 JC Buttler 67 56 v West Indies Gros Islet 09 Feb 2019

JC Buttler of England scored 67 and 56 against West Indies in the ongoing test at Gros Islet to provide the 17th occasion of an England batsman scoring twin half centuries in a test against West Indies in West Indies. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player FI SI Opposition Ground Start Date
1 EH Hendren 61 55 v West Indies Kingston 03 Apr 1930
2 JDB Robertson 80 51* v West Indies Bridgetown 21 Jan 1948
3 L Hutton 56 60 v West Indies Kingston 27 Mar 1948
4 L Hutton 72 77 v West Indies Bridgetown 06 Feb 1954
5 G Boycott 62 80* v West Indies Port of Spain 14 Mar 1968
6 MC Cowdrey 59 82 v West Indies Georgetown 28 Mar 1968
7 DL Amiss 56 86* v West Indies Birmingham 09 Aug 1973
8 APE Knott 87 67 v West Indies Bridgetown 06 Mar 1974
9 GA Gooch 51 51 v West Indies St John’s 11 Apr 1986
10 AJ Stewart 50 73 v West Indies Port of Spain 05 Feb 1998
11 MA Butcher 52 61 v West Indies St John’s 10 Apr 2004
12 GP Thorpe 61 54 v West Indies Birmingham 29 Jul 2004
13 AN Cook 52 58 v West Indies St John’s 15 Feb 2009
14 JE Root 83 59 v West Indies North Sound 13 Apr 2015
15 GS Ballance 77 81* v West Indies St George’s 21 Apr 2015
16 AN Cook 76 59* v West Indies St George’s 21 Apr 2015
17 JC Buttler 67 56 v West Indies Gros Islet 09 Feb 2019

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