Batsmen scoring a double century and a fifty in a test

SPD Smith of Australia scored 211 and 82 against England in the ongoing test at Manchester to provide the 43rd occasion of a batsman scoring a double century and a fifty in a test. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 EH Hendren 77 205* Eng Win Port of Spain 01 Feb 1930
3 A Sandham 325 50 Eng Win Kingston 03 Apr 1930
4 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
5 EAB Rowan 236 60* SAF Eng Leeds 26 Jul 1951
6 WM Lawry 210 58* Aus Win Bridgetown 05 May 1965
7 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
8 SM Gavaskar 124 220 Ind Win Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
9 LG Rowe 214 100* Win NZl Kingston 16 Feb 1972
10 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
11 IVA Richards 232 63 Win Eng Nottingham 03 Jun 1976
12 Javed Miandad 206 85 Pak NZl Karachi 30 Oct 1976
13 SM Gavaskar 205 73 Ind Win Mumbai 01 Dec 1978
14 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
15 GA Gooch 333 123 Eng Ind Lord’s 26 Jul 1990
16 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
17 R Dravid 200* 70* Ind Zim Delhi 18 Nov 2000
18 A Flower 55 232* Zim Ind Nagpur 25 Nov 2000
19 VVS Laxman 59 281 Ind Aus Kolkata 11 Mar 2001
20 MS Sinclair 204* 50* NZl Pak Christchurch 15 Mar 2001
21 BC Lara 221 130 Win Srl Colombo (SSC) 29 Nov 2001
22 SP Fleming 274* 69* NZl Srl Colombo (PSS) 25 Apr 2003
23 GC Smith 277 85 SAF Eng Birmingham 24 Jul 2003
24 ME Trescothick 219 69* Eng SAF The Oval 04 Sep 2003
25 R Dravid 222 73 Ind NZl Ahmedabad 08 Oct 2003
26 R Dravid 233 72* Ind Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
27 SR Tendulkar 241* 60* Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
28 KC Sangakkara 232 64 Srl SAF Colombo (SSC) 11 Aug 2004
29 Younis Khan 267 84* Pak Ind Bengaluru 24 Mar 2005
30 W Jaffer 202 56 Ind Pak Kolkata 30 Nov 2007
31 SC Ganguly 239 91 Ind Pak Bengaluru 08 Dec 2007
32 V Sehwag 201* 50 Ind Srl Galle 31 Jul 2008
33 VVS Laxman 200* 59* Ind Aus Delhi 29 Oct 2008
34 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
35 SR Tendulkar 214 53* Ind Aus Bengaluru 09 Oct 2010
36 AN Cook 67 235* Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010
37 RT Ponting 221 60* Aus Ind Adelaide 24 Jan 2012
38 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
39 KS Williamson 69 242* NZl Srl Wellington 03 Jan 2015
40 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
41 JE Root 254 71* Eng Pak Manchester 22 Jul 2016
42 V Kohli 243 50 Ind Srl Delhi 02 Dec 2017
43 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019

SPD Smith of Australia scored 211 and 82 against England in the ongoing test at Manchester to provide the eleventh occasion of an Australian batsman scoring a double century and a fifty in a test. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
3 WM Lawry 210 58* Aus Win Bridgetown 05 May 1965
4 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
5 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
6 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
7 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
8 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
9 RT Ponting 221 60* Aus Ind Adelaide 24 Jan 2012
10 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
11 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019

SPD Smith of Australia scored 211 and 82 against England in the ongoing test at Manchester to provide the seventh occasion of a batsman scoring a double century and a fifty in a test against England All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
3 EAB Rowan 236 60* SAF Eng Leeds 26 Jul 1951
4 IVA Richards 232 63 Win Eng Nottingham 03 Jun 1976
5 GC Smith 277 85 SAF Eng Birmingham 24 Jul 2003
6 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
7 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019

SPD Smith of Australia scored 211 and 82 against England in the ongoing test at Manchester to provide the fourth occasion of an Australian batsman scoring a double century and a fifty in a test against England. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
3 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
4 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019

R Dravid is the only batsman in the annals of test cricket to score a double century and a half century on three occasipns. KC Sangakkara, RT Ponting, SM Gavaskar, SPD Smith, SR Tendulkar and VVS Laxman are the six batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score a double century and a fifty in two occasions. The performance of these seven batsmen are detailed below

No No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 1 R Dravid 200* 70* Ind Zim Delhi 18 Nov 2000
  2 R Dravid 222 73 Ind NZl Ahmedabad 08 Oct 2003
  3 R Dravid 233 72* Ind Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
                 
2 1 KC Sangakkara 232 64 Srl SAF Colombo (SSC) 11 Aug 2004
  2 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
                 
3 1 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
  2 RT Ponting 221 60* Aus Ind Adelaide 24 Jan 2012
                 
4 1 SM Gavaskar 124 220 Ind Win Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
  2 SM Gavaskar 205 73 Ind Win Mumbai 01 Dec 1978
                 
5 1 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
  2 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019
                 
6 1 SR Tendulkar 241* 60* Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
  2 SR Tendulkar 214 53* Ind Aus Bengaluru 09 Oct 2010
                 
7 1 VVS Laxman 59 281 Ind Aus Kolkata 11 Mar 2001
  2 VVS Laxman 200* 59* Ind Aus Delhi 29 Oct 2008

RT Ponting and SPD Smith are the two Australian batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score a double century and a fifty in two occasions. The performance of these two batsmen are detailed below

No No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 1 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
  2 RT Ponting 221 60* Aus Ind Adelaide 24 Jan 2012
                 
2 1 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
  2 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019

The following table lists the seven batsmen who have scored a double century and a century in a test. SM Gavaskar is  the  only batsman in the history of test cricket to score a century in the first innings and a double century in the second innings. GA Gooch and KC Sangakkara are the only two batsman to score a triple century and a century in a test.

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
2 SM Gavaskar 124 220 Ind Win Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
3 LG Rowe 214 100* Win NZl Kingston 16 Feb 1972
4 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
5 GA Gooch 333 123 Eng Ind Lord’s 26 Jul 1990
6 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
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