Rival skippers scoring a century and 200 plus runs in a Test.

JE Root of England and KS Williamson of New Zealand scored 226 and 104 not out respectively in the just-concluded Test between New Zealand and England at Hamilton to provide the 16th occasion of rival skippers scoring a century and 200 plus runs in a Test in the annals of Test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Team1 Captain Score Team2 Captain Score Ground Date
1 Eng Hammond WR 240 Aus Bradman DG 102* Lord’s 24/06/1938
2 Eng Dexter ER 174 Aus Simpson RB 311 Manchester 23/07/1964
3 Ind Gavaskar SM 205 Win Kallicharran AI 187 Mumbai 01/12/1978
4 Pak Javed Miandad 106* Aus Chappell GS 235 Faisalabad 06/03/1980
5 Eng Gooch GA 333,123                                       Ind Azharuddin M 121 Lord’s 26/07/1990
6 Win Lara BC 213 Aus Waugh SR 100 Kingston 13/03/1999
7 Srl Tillakaratne HP 144 NZl Fleming SP 274* Col-(PSS) 25/04/2003
8 SAF Smith GC 132 Win Lara BC 202 Johannesburg 12/12/2003
9 Win Lara BC 400* Eng Vaughan MP 140 St John’s 10/04/2004
10 Pak YounisKhan 313 Srl Jayawardene M 240 Karachi 21/02/2009
11 Aus Clarke MJ 230 SAF Smith GC 122 Adelaide 22/11/2012
12 Ind Dhoni MS 224 Aus Clarke MJ 130 Chennai 22/02/2013
13 Ind Kohli V 204 Ban Mushfiqur Rahim 127 Hyd-RGS 09/02/2017
14 Ind Kohli V 243 Srl Chandimal LD 164 Delhi 02/12/2017
15 NZl Williamson KS 200* Ban Mahmudullah 146 Hamilton 28/02/2019
16 NZl Williamson KS 104* Eng Root JE* 226 Hamilton 29/11/2019
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