MA Starc of Australia owns the record for most fifties by a batsman batting at number nine in a test innings

MA Starc of Australia scored 54 not out against England in the ongoing test at Manchester. This knock represents his sixth fifty while batting at number nine in a test innings. He now owns the record of scoring most fifties by a batsman batting at number nine in a test innings. He went past KS More of India, GP Swann of England and DL Vettoti of New Zealand who had scored five fifties while batting at number nine in test innings. MA Starc’s six fifties are tabulated below

No Runs Pos Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 99 9 1 v India Mohali 14 Mar 2013
2 66* 9 1 v England Manchester 01 Aug 2013
3 52 9 2 v India Brisbane 17 Dec 2014
4 58 9 3 v England Birmingham 29 Jul 2015
5 58 9 1 v England The Oval 20 Aug 2015
6 54* 9 1 v England Manchester 04 Sep 2019
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