Bowlers conceding 300 plus runs in a Test. Times of India in its sports page leaves out AA Mailey who has conceded 300 plus runs in a Test on two occasions.

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.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Opp Ground Start Date
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.

No Player Overs M Runs W Team Opp Ground Start Date
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.

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