Batsmen aggregating 750 plus runs in a test series

SPD Smith’s aggregate in the ongoing test series at the end of Australia’s first innings against England at The Oval read 751 to provide the 20th occasion of a batsman totaling 750 plus runs in a test series. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 WR Hammond Eng Aus 1928-29 5 9 1 905 251 113.12 4 0 0
3 MA Taylor Aus Eng 1989 6 11 1 839 219 83.90 2 5 0
4 RN Harvey Aus SAF 1952-53 5 9 0 834 205 92.66 4 3 0
5 IVA Richards Win Eng 1976 4 7 0 829 291 118.42 3 2 0
6 CL Walcott Win Aus 1955 5 10 0 827 155 82.70 5 2 0
7 GS Sobers Win Pak 1957-58 5 8 2 824 365* 137.33 3 3 0
8 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
9 DG Bradman Aus SAF 1931-32 5 5 1 806 299* 201.50 4 0 0
10 BC Lara Win Eng 1993-94 5 8 0 798 375 99.75 2 2 0
11 ED Weekes Win Ind 1948-49 5 7 0 779 194 111.28 4 2 0
12 SM Gavaskar Ind Win 1970-71 4 8 3 774 220 154.80 4 3 0
13 SPD Smith Aus Ind 2014-15 4 8 2 769 192 128.16 4 2 0
14 AN Cook Eng Aus 2010-11 5 7 1 766 235* 127.66 3 2 0
15 BC Lara Win Eng 1996 6 10 1 765 179 85.00 3 3 0
16 Mudassar Nazar Pak Ind 1982-83 6 8 2 761 231 126.83 4 1 0
17 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
18 DCS Compton Eng SAF 1947 5 8 0 753 208 94.12 4 2 0
19 GA Gooch Eng Ind 1990 3 6 0 752 333 125.33 3 2 0
20 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0

SPD Smith’s feat provides the eighth occasion of an Australian batsman aggregating 750 plus runs in a test series. All such occasions are detailed below

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 MA Taylor Aus Eng 1989 6 11 1 839 219 83.90 2 5 0
3 RN Harvey Aus SAF 1952-53 5 9 0 834 205 92.66 4 3 0
4 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
5 DG Bradman Aus SAF 1931-32 5 5 1 806 299* 201.50 4 0 0
6 SPD Smith Aus Ind 2014-15 4 8 2 769 192 128.16 4 2 0
7 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
8 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0

SPD Smith’s feat provides the eighth occasion of a batsman aggregating 750 plus runs against England in a test series. All such occasions are detailed below

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 MA Taylor Aus Eng 1989 6 11 1 839 219 83.90 2 5 0
3 IVA Richards Win Eng 1976 4 7 0 829 291 118.42 3 2 0
4 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
5 BC Lara Win Eng 1993-94 5 8 0 798 375 99.75 2 2 0
6 BC Lara Win Eng 1996 6 10 1 765 179 85.00 3 3 0
7 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
8 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0

SPD Smith’s feat provides the fifth occasion of an Australian batsman aggregating 750 plus runs against England in a test series. All such occasions are detailed below

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 MA Taylor Aus Eng 1989 6 11 1 839 219 83.90 2 5 0
3 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
4 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
5 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0

SPD Smith became the third batsman in the annals of test cricket to aggregate 750 plus runs in two or more test series. DG Bradman {04} and BC Lara {02} are the other two batsmen.

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
3 DG Bradman Aus SAF 1931-32 5 5 1 806 299* 201.50 4 0 0
4 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
                           
1 BC Lara Win Eng 1993-94 5 8 0 798 375 99.75 2 2 0
2 BC Lara Win Eng 1996 6 10 1 765 179 85.00 3 3 0
                           
1 SPD Smith Aus Ind 2014-15 4 8 2 769 192 128.16 4 2 0
2 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0

SPD Smith became the second Australian batsman in the annals of test cricket to aggregate 750 plus runs in two or more test series. DG Bradman {04} is the other Australian batsman

No Player Team Oppn Series Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0
1 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1930 5 7 0 974 334 139.14 4 0 0
2 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1936-37 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2
3 DG Bradman Aus SAF 1931-32 5 5 1 806 299* 201.50 4 0 0
4 DG Bradman Aus Eng 1934 5 8 0 758 304 94.75 2 1 0
                           
1 SPD Smith Aus Ind 2014-15 4 8 2 769 192 128.16 4 2 0
2 SPD Smith Aus Eng 2019 4 6 0 751 211 125.16 3 3 0
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