KA Maharaj of South Africa conceded 318 runs in the ongoing test at Vizag to provide the fifth occasion of a bowler conceding 300 plus runs in a Test. He also became the fourth bowler to leak 300 plus runs in Test. All the five occasions are listed below in the descending order of runs conceded.
|1||OC Scott||105.2||13||374||09||Win||Eng||Kingston||03 Apr 1930|
|2||JJ Krejza||74.5||04||358||12||Aus||Ind||Nagpur||06 Nov 2008|
|3||KA Maharaj||77.0||06||318||05||SAF||Ind||Vizag||02 Oct 2019|
|4||AA Mailey||63.0×8||02||308||07||Aus||Eng||Sydney||19 Dec 1924|
|5||AA Mailey||61.3||06||302||10||Aus||Eng||Adelaide||14 Jan 1921|
KA Maharaj became the second bowler to leak 300 plus runs in Test against India after JJ Kewza of Australia. JJ Kreza has conceded 358 runs against India at Nagpur in Nov 2008. Both the ccasions are listed below in the descending order of runs conceded.
|1||JJ Krejza||74.5||04||358||12||Aus||Ind||Nagpur||06 Nov 2008|
|2||KA Maharaj||77.0||06||318||05||SAF||Ind||Vizag||02 Oct 2019|
A time of India in its Sports page has mentioned this statistics erroneously. It has left out AA Mailey’ name who has conceded 300 plus runs on two occasions.