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Opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in the first and second innings of a test

TA Boult and TJ Southee of New Zealand captured 4 for 87 and 6 for 62 respectively against England in the first innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch and JM Anderson and SCJ Broad of England captured 4 for 76 and 6 for 54 respectively against New Zealand in the second innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the third  occasion of opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in the first and second innings a test in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 SF Barnes 6/42 C Blythe 4/64 1st Eng Aus Melbourne 01/01/1902
2 H Trumble 3/38 MA Noble 7/17 2nd Aus Eng Melbourne 01/01/1902
                   
1 AW Nourse 3/46 SJ Pegler 7/65 1st SAF Eng Lord’s 10/06/1912
2 FR Foster 5/16 SF Barnes 5/25 2nd Eng SAF Lord’s 10/06/1912
                   
1 TA Boult 4/87 TG Southee 6/62 1st NZl Eng Christchurch 30/03/2018
2 JM Anderson 4/76 SCJ Broad 6/54 2nd Eng NZl Christchurch 30/03/2018

Batsmen scoring a duck and a century in a test

F du Plessis of South Africa scored zero and 120 against Australia in the just concluded test at Johannesburg to provide the 171st occasion of a batsman scoring a duck and a century in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 WL Murdoch 0 153* Aus Eng The Oval 06 Sep 1880
2 GHS Trott 0 143 Aus Eng Lord’s 22 Jun 1896
3 C Hill 188 0 Aus Eng Melbourne 29 Jan 1898
4 JH Sinclair 0 104 SAF Aus Cape Town 08 Nov 1902
5 LC Braund 102 0 Eng Aus Sydney 11 Dec 1903
6 JT Tyldesley 0 100 Eng Aus Leeds 03 Jul 1905
7 G Gunn 122* 0 Eng Aus Sydney 21 Feb 1908
8 GA Faulkner 122* 0 SAF Aus Manchester 27 May 1912
9 RH Catterall 0 120 SAF Eng Birmingham 14 Jun 1924
10 FE Woolley 0 123 Eng Aus Sydney 19 Dec 1924
11 GB Legge 196 0 Eng NZl Auckland 21 Feb 1930
12 DG Bradman 0 103* Aus Eng Melbourne 30 Dec 1932
13 IM Barrow 105 0 Win Eng Manchester 22 Jul 1933
14 AD Nourse 0 231 SAF Aus Johannesburg 24 Dec 1935
15 JHW Fingleton 100 0 Aus Eng Brisbane 04 Dec 1936
16 MH Mankad 111 0 Ind Aus Melbourne 06 Feb 1948
17 DG Bradman 138 0 Aus Eng Nottingham 10 Jun 1948
18 SG Barnes 0 141 Aus Eng Lord’s 24 Jun 1948
19 DCS Compton 145* 0 Eng Aus Manchester 08 Jul 1948
20 L Hutton 101 0 Eng NZl Leeds 11 Jun 1949
21 P Roy 140 0 Ind Eng Mumbai (BS) 14 Dec 1951
22 VL Manjrekar 133 0 Ind Eng Leeds 05 Jun 1952
23 ML Apte 0 163* Ind Win Port of Spain 19 Feb 1953
24 RN Harvey 122 0 Aus Eng Manchester 09 Jul 1953
25 PBH May 0 112 Eng SAF Lord’s 23 Jun 1955
26 Imtiaz Ahmed 209 0 Pak NZl Lahore 26 Oct 1955
27 Imtiaz Ahmed 122 0 Pak Win Kingston 26 Feb 1958
28 MC Cowdrey 119 0 Eng Win Port of Spain 25 Mar 1960
29 Hanif Mohammad 160 0 Pak Ind Mumbai (BS) 2 Dec 1960
30 FCM Alexander 0 108 Win Aus Sydney 13 Jan 1961
31 Javed Burki 140 0 Pak Eng Dhaka 19 Jan 1962
32 Rev.DS Sheppard 0 113 Eng Aus Melbourne 29 Dec 1962
33 EJ Barlow 114 0 SAF Aus Brisbane 06 Dec 1963
34 VL Manjrekar 108 0 Ind Eng Chennai 10 Jan 1964
35 GT Dowling 129 0 NZl Ind Mumbai (BS) 12 Mar 1965
36 SM Nurse 201 0 Win Aus Bridgetown 05 May 1965
37 MC Cowdrey 101 0 Eng Win Kingston 08 Feb 1968
38 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
39 IR Redpath 0 132 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
40 BF Hastings 0 117* NZl Win Christchurch 13 Mar 1969
41 CA Davis 103 0 Win Eng Lord’s 26 Jun 1969
42 GR Viswanath 0 137 Ind Aus Kanpur 15 Nov 1969
43 IM Chappell 138 0 Aus Ind Delhi 28 Nov 1969
44 GS Sobers 132 0 Win Ind Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
45 DL Amiss 158 0 Eng Pak Hyderabad (Sind) 16 Mar 1973
46 AI Kallicharran 0 103* Win Ind Port of Spain 07 Apr 1976
47 RC Fredericks 0 138 Win Eng Lord’s 17 Jun 1976
48 Asif Iqbal 0 152* Pak Aus Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
49 IC Davis 105 0 Aus Pak Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
50 RB McCosker 0 105 Aus Pak Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
51 Sadiq Mohammad 105 0 Pak Aus Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
52 SM Gavaskar 0 118 Ind Aus Melbourne 30 Dec 1977
53 CS Serjeant 0 124 Aus Win Georgetown 31 Mar 1978
54 Asif Iqbal 0 104 Pak Ind Faisalabad 16 Oct 1978
55 DW Randall 0 150 Eng Aus Sydney 06 Jan 1979
56 DB Vengsarkar 0 103 Ind Eng Lord’s 02 Aug 1979
57 DL Haynes 0 122 Win NZl Christchurch 22 Feb 1980
58 CL King 0 100* Win NZl Christchurch 22 Feb 1980
59 IVA Richards 0 182* Win Eng Bridgetown 13 Mar 1981
60 IT Botham 0 118 Eng Aus Manchester 13 Aug 1981
61 GN Yallop 0 114 Aus Eng Manchester 13 Aug 1981
62 G Boycott 137 0 Eng Aus The Oval 27 Aug 1981
63 IVA Richards 208 0 Win Aus Melbourne 22 Dec 1984
64 GR Marsh 118 0 Aus NZl Auckland 13 Mar 1986
65 DC Boon 103 0 Aus Eng Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
66 MW Gatting 100 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
67 Ijaz Ahmed 122 0 Pak Aus Faisalabad 23 Sep 1988
68 MD Crowe 174 0 NZl Pak Wellington 10 Feb 1989
69 NS Sidhu 116 0 Ind Win Kingston 28 Apr 1989
70 M Azharuddin 0 109 Ind Pak Faisalabad 23 Nov 1989
71 DL Haynes 0 109 Win Eng Bridgetown 05 Apr 1990
72 DI Gower 100 0 Eng Aus Melbourne 26 Dec 1990
73 ME Waugh 139* 0 Aus Win St John’s 27 Apr 1991
74 RB Richardson 104 0 Win Eng Birmingham 25 Jul 1991
75 JG Wright 116 0 NZl Eng Wellington 06 Feb 1992
76 AC Hudson 163 0 SAF Win Bridgetown 18 Apr 1992
77 A Ranatunga 127 0 Srl Aus Colombo (SSC) 17 Aug 1992
78 KLT Arthurton 157* 0 Win Aus Brisbane 27 Nov 1992
79 MD Crowe 0 107 NZl Srl Colombo (SSC) 06 Dec 1992
80 CC Lewis 0 117 Eng Ind Chennai 11 Feb 1993
81 MA Atherton 144 0 Eng Win Georgetown 17 Mar 1994
82 MW Gatting 117 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 26 Jan 1995
83 GP Thorpe 123 0 Eng Aus Perth 03 Feb 1995
84 PA de Silva 0 105 Srl Pak Faisalabad 15 Sep 1995
85 HP Tillakaratne 115 0 Srl Pak Faisalabad 15 Sep 1995
86 NR Mongia 152 0 Ind Aus Delhi 10 Oct 1996
87 Mohammad Wasim 0 109* Pak NZl Lahore 21 Nov 1996
88 N Hussain 113 0 Eng Zim Bulawayo 18 Dec 1996
89 G Kirsten 103 0 SAF Ind Cape Town 02 Jan 1997
90 CL Hooper 0 106 Win Pak Karachi 06 Dec 1997
91 S Chanderpaul 118 0 Win Eng Georgetown 27 Feb 1998
92 MW Goodwin 0 166* Zim Pak Bulawayo 14 Mar 1998
93 DJ Cullinan 103 0 SAF Srl Centurion 27 Mar 1998
94 CD McMillan 0 142 NZl Srl Colombo (RPS) 27 May 1998
95 GA Hick 107 0 Eng Srl The Oval 27 Aug 1998
96 DJ Cullinan 168 0 SAF Win Cape Town 02 Jan 1999
97 G Kirsten 0 134 SAF Win Centurion 15 Jan 1999
98 SR Tendulkar 0 136 Ind Pak Chennai 28 Jan 1999
99 Saeed Anwar 0 188* Pak Ind Kolkata 16 Feb 1999
100 HH Gibbs 120 0 SAF NZl Wellington 18 Mar 1999
101 TM Dilshan 163* 0 Srl Zim Harare 26 Nov 1999
102 SL Campbell 170 0 Win NZl Hamilton 16 Dec 1999
103 MV Boucher 0 108 SAF Eng Durban 26 Dec 1999
104 MS Atapattu 120 0 Srl SAF Kandy 30 Jul 2000
105 Shahid Afridi 107 0 Pak Win Sharjah 07 Feb 2002
106 A Flintoff 0 137 Eng NZl Christchurch 13 Mar 2002
107 SR Tendulkar 117 0 Ind Win Port of Spain 19 Apr 2002
108 MP Vaughan 0 100 Eng Ind Lord’s 25 Jul 2002
109 V Sehwag 106 0 Ind Eng Nottingham 08 Aug 2002
110 MP Vaughan 0 183 Eng Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2003
111 D Ganga 0 113 Win Aus Georgetown 10 Apr 2003
112 Javed Omar 119 0 Ban Pak Peshawar 27 Aug 2003
113 JL Langer 121 0 Aus Ind Brisbane 04 Dec 2003
114 RT Ponting 242 0 Aus Ind Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
115 SP Fleming 192 0 NZl Pak Hamilton 19 Dec 2003
116 S Chanderpaul 0 109 Win SAF Durban 26 Dec 2003
117 JA Rudolph 101 0 SAF Win Cape Town 02 Jan 2004
118 AC Gilchrist 0 144 Aus Srl Kandy 16 Mar 2004
119 AJ Strauss 147 0 Eng SAF Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005
120 Younis Khan 147 0 Pak Ind Kolkata 16 Mar 2005
121 JH Kallis 0 109* SAF Win Georgetown 31 Mar 2005
122 BC Lara 153 0 Win Pak Kingston 03 Jun 2005
123 IR Bell 115 0 Eng Pak Faisalabad 20 Nov 2005
124 ML Hayden 0 102 Aus SAF Durban 24 Mar 2006
125 AC Gilchrist 0 102* Aus Eng Perth 14 Dec 2006
126 AG Prince 121 0 SAF Ind Durban 26 Dec 2006
127 Mohammad Ashraful 0 129* Ban Srl Colombo (PSS) 03 Jul 2007
128 DPMD Jayawardene 104 0 Srl Aus Hobart 16 Nov 2007
129 AJ Strauss 0 177 Eng NZl Napier 22 Mar 2008
130 S Chanderpaul 126* 0 Win NZl Napier 19 Dec 2008
131 R Dravid 136 0 Ind Eng Mohali 19 Dec 2008
132 MEK Hussey 0 121 Aus Eng The Oval 20 Aug 2009
133 Tamim Iqbal 0 151 Ban Ind Dhaka 24 Jan 2010
144 V Sehwag 109 0 Ind Srl Colombo (PSS) 03 Aug 2010
145 AJ Strauss 0 110 Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010
146 PJ Hughes 0 126 Aus Srl Colombo (SSC) 16 Sep 2011
147 HAPW Jayawardene 0 120 Srl Pak Abu Dhabi 18 Oct 2011
148 MJ Guptill 109 0 NZl Zim Bulawayo 01 Nov 2011
149 KC Sangakkara 0 108 Srl SAF Durban 26 Dec 2011
150 JH Kallis 0 113 SAF NZl Dunedin 07 Mar 2012
151 Azhar Ali 0 136 Pak Srl Pallekele 08 Jul 2012
152 AN Cook 115 0 Eng SAF The Oval 19 Jul 2012
153 GC Smith 122 0 SAF Aus Adelaide 22 Nov 2012
154 DG Brownlie 0 109 NZl SAF Cape Town 02 Jan 2013
155 NRD Compton 0 117 Eng NZl Dunedin 06 Mar 2013
156 BJ Watling 103 0 NZl Ban Chittagong 09 Oct 2013
157 S Dhawan 0 115 Ind NZl Auckland 06 Feb 2014
158 BJ Watling 0 124 NZl Ind Wellington 14 Feb 2014
159 HM Amla 0 127* SAF Aus Port Elizabeth 20 Feb 2014
160 MJ Clarke 161* 0 Aus SAF Cape Town 01 Mar 2014
161 DPMD Jayawardene 165 0 Srl SAF Colombo (SSC) 24 Jul 2014
162 FDM Karunaratne 0 152 Srl NZl Christchurch 26 Dec 2014
163 CA Pujara 145* 0 Ind Srl Colombo (SSC) 28 Aug 2015
164 Shoaib Malik 245 0 Pak Eng Abu Dhabi 13 Oct 2015
165 Misbah-ul-Haq 114 0 Pak Eng Lord’s 14 Jul 2016
166 JK Silva 0 115 Srl Aus Colombo (SSC) 13 Aug 2016
167 UT Khawaja 145 0 Aus SAF Adelaide 24 Nov 2016
168 KK Jennings 112 0 Eng Ind Mumbai 08 Dec 2016
169 Shakib Al Hasan 217 0 Ban NZl Wellington 12 Jan 2017
170 V Kohli 0 104* Ind Srl Kolkata 16 Nov 2017
171 F du Plessis 0 120 SAF Aus Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

F du Plessis of South Africa scored zero and 120 against Australia in the just concluded test at Johannesburg to provide the 19th occasion of a South African batsman scoring a duck and a century in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 JH Sinclair 0 104 SAF Aus Cape Town 08 Nov 1902
2 GA Faulkner 122* 0 SAF Aus Manchester 27 May 1912
3 RH Catterall 0 120 SAF Eng Birmingham 14 Jun 1924
4 AD Nov urse 0 231 SAF Aus Johannesburg 24 Dec 1935
5 EJ Barlow 114 0 SAF Aus Brisbane 06 Dec 1963
6 AC Hudson 163 0 SAF Win Bridgetown 18 Apr 1992
7 G Kirsten 103 0 SAF Ind Cape Town 02 Jan 1997
8 DJ Cullinan 103 0 SAF Srl Centurion 27 Mar 1998
9 DJ Cullinan 168 0 SAF Win Cape Town 02 Jan 1999
10 G Kirsten 0 134 SAF Win Centurion 15 Jan 1999
11 HH Gibbs 120 0 SAF NZl Wellington 18 Mar 1999
12 MV Boucher 0 108 SAF Eng Durban 26 Dec 1999
13 JA Rudolph 101 0 SAF Win Cape Town 02 Jan 2004
14 JH Kallis 0 109* SAF Win Georgetown 31 Mar 2005
15 AG Prince 121 0 SAF Ind Durban 26 Dec 2006
16 JH Kallis 0 113 SAF NZl Dunedin 07 Mar 2012
17 GC Smith 122 0 SAF Aus Adelaide 22 Nov 2012
18 HM Amla 0 127* SAF Aus Port Elizabeth 20 Feb 2014
19 F du Plessis 0 120 SAF Aus Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

F du Plessis of South Africa scored zero and 120 against Australia in the just concluded test at Johannesburg to provide the 37th occasion of a batsman scoring a duck and a century against Australia in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 JH Sinclair 0 104 SAF Aus Cape Town 08 Nov 1902
2 LC Braund 102 0 Eng Aus Sydney 11 Dec 1903
3 JT Tyldesley 0 100 Eng Aus Leeds 03 Jul 1905
4 G Gunn 122* 0 Eng Aus Sydney 21 Feb 1908
5 GA Faulkner 122* 0 SAF Aus Manchester 27 May 1912
6 FE Woolley 0 123 Eng Aus Sydney 19 Dec 1924
7 AD Nov urse 0 231 SAF Aus Johannesburg 24 Dec 1935
8 MH Mankad 111 0 Ind Aus Melbourne 06 Feb 1948
9 DCS Compton 145* 0 Eng Aus Manchester 08 Jul 1948
10 FCM Alexander 0 108 Win Aus Sydney 13 Jan 1961
11 Rev.DS Sheppard 0 113 Eng Aus Melbourne 29 Dec 1962
12 EJ Barlow 114 0 SAF Aus Brisbane 06 Dec 1963
13 SM Nurse 201 0 Win Aus Bridgetown 05 May 1965
14 GR Viswanath 0 137 Ind Aus Kanpur 15 Nov 1969
15 Asif Iqbal 0 152* Pak Aus Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
16 Sadiq Mohammad 105 0 Pak Aus Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
17 SM Gavaskar 0 118 Ind Aus Melbourne 30 Dec 1977
18 DW Randall 0 150 Eng Aus Sydney 06 Jan 1979
19 IT Botham 0 118 Eng Aus Manchester 13 Aug 1981
20 G Boycott 137 0 Eng Aus The Oval 27 Aug 1981
21 IVA Richards 208 0 Win Aus Melbourne 22 Dec 1984
22 MW Gatting 100 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
23 Ijaz Ahmed 122 0 Pak Aus Faisalabad 23 Sep 1988
24 DI Gower 100 0 Eng Aus Melbourne 26 Dec 1990
25 A Ranatunga 127 0 Srl Aus Colombo (SSC) 17 Aug 1992
26 KLT Arthurton 157* 0 Win Aus Brisbane 27 Nov 1992
27 MW Gatting 117 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 26 Jan 1995
28 GP Thorpe 123 0 Eng Aus Perth 03 Feb 1995
29 NR Mongia 152 0 Ind Aus Delhi 10 Oct 1996
40 MP Vaughan 0 183 Eng Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2003
31 D Ganga 0 113 Win Aus Georgetown 10 Apr 2003
32 DPMD Jayawardene 104 0 Srl Aus Hobart 16 Nov 2007
33 AJ Strauss 0 110 Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010
34 GC Smith 122 0 SAF Aus Adelaide 22 Nov 2012
35 HM Amla 0 127* SAF Aus Port Elizabeth 20 Feb 2014
36 JK Silva 0 115 Srl Aus Colombo (SSC) 13 Aug 2016
37 F du Plessis 0 120 SAF Aus Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

F du Plessis of South Africa scored zero and 120 against Australia in the just concluded test at Johannesburg to provide the seventh occasion of a South African batsman scoring a duck and a century against Australia in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 JH Sinclair 0 104 SAF Aus Cape Town 08 Nov 1902
2 GA Faulkner 122* 0 SAF Aus Manchester 27 May 1912
3 AD Nourse 0 231 SAF Aus Johannesburg 24 Dec 1935
4 EJ Barlow 114 0 SAF Aus Brisbane 06 Dec 1963
5 GC Smith 122 0 SAF Aus Adelaide 22 Nov 2012
6 HM Amla 0 127* SAF Aus Port Elizabeth 20 Feb 2014
7 F du Plessis 0 120 SAF Aus Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

The following are the five occasions of rival batsmen scoring a duck and a century in a test match.

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 MC Cowdrey 101 0 Eng Win Kingston 08 Feb 1968
2 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
               
1 Asif Iqbal 0 152* Pak Aus Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
2 IC Davis 105 0 Aus Pak Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
               
1 RB McCosker 0 105 Aus Pak Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
2 Sadiq Mohammad 105 0 Pak Aus Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
               
1 IT Botham 0 118 Eng Aus Manchester 13 Aug 1981
2 GN Yallop 0 114 Aus Eng Manchester 13 Aug 1981
               
1 DC Boon 103 0 Aus Eng Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
2 MW Gatting 100 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 1986

The following table lists the seven occasions of a batsman scoring a duck and a double century in a test match

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 AD Nourse 0 231 SAF Aus Johannesburg 24 Dec 1935
2 Imtiaz Ahmed 209 0 Pak NZl Lahore 26 Oct 1955
3 SM Nurse 201 0 Win Aus Bridgetown 05 May 1965
4 IVA Richards 208 0 Win Aus Melbourne 22 Dec 1984
5 RT Ponting 242 0 Aus Ind Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
6 Shoaib Malik 245 0 Pak Eng Abu Dhabi 13 Oct 2015
7 Shakib Al Hasan 217 0 Ban NZl Wellington 12 Jan 2017

SC Chandrapaul of West Indies and AJ Strauss of England are the two batsmen in the history of test cricket to score a duck and a century in a test on three separate occasions. Their feats are listed below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 S Chanderpaul 118 0 Win Eng Georgetown 27 Feb 1998
2 S Chanderpaul 0 109 Win SAF Durban 26 Dec 2003
3 S Chanderpaul 126* 0 Win NZl Napier 19 Dec 2008
               
1 AJ Strauss 147 0 Eng SAF Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005
2 AJ Strauss 0 177 Eng NZl Napier 22 Mar 2008
3 AJ Strauss 0 110 Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010

VL Manjrekar, V Sehwag, SR Tendulkar, MW Gatting, MP Vaughan. MD Crowe, MC Cowdrey, JH Kallis, IVA Richards, Imtiaz Ahmed, GS Sobers, G Kirsten, DPMD Jayawardene, DL Haynes, DJ Cullinan, DG Bradman, BJ Watling, Asif Iqbal and AC Gilchrist are the nineteen batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score a duck and a century in a test on two separate occasions. The performance of these batsmen is furnished below.

No No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Match Date
1 1 VL Manjrekar 133 0 Ind Eng Leeds 05 Jun 1952
  2 VL Manjrekar 108 0 Ind Eng Chennai 10 Jan 1964
                 
2 1 V Sehwag 106 0 Ind Eng Nottingham 08 Aug 2002
  2 V Sehwag 109 0 Ind Srl Colombo (PSS) 03 Aug 2010
                 
3 1 SR Tendulkar 0 136 Ind Pak Chennai 28 Jan 1999
  2 SR Tendulkar 117 0 Ind Win Port of Spain 19 Apr 2002
                 
4 1 MW Gatting 100 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
  2 MW Gatting 117 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 26 Jan 1995
                 
5 1 MP Vaughan 0 100 Eng Ind Lord’s 25 Jul 2002
  2 MP Vaughan 0 183 Eng Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2003
                 
6 1 MD Crowe 174 0 NZl Pak Wellington 10 Feb 1989
  2 MD Crowe 0 107 NZl Srl Colombo (SSC) 06 Dec 1992
                 
7 1 MC Cowdrey 119 0 Eng Win Port of Spain 25 Mar 1960
  2 MC Cowdrey 101 0 Eng Win Kingston 08 Feb 1968
                 
8 1 JH Kallis 0 109* SAF Win Georgetown 31 Mar 2005
  2 JH Kallis 0 113 SAF NZl Dunedin 07 Mar 2012
                 
9 1 IVA Richards 0 182* Win Eng Bridgetown 13 Mar 1981
  2 IVA Richards 208 0 Win Aus Melbourne 22 Dec 1984
                 
10 1 Imtiaz Ahmed 209 0 Pak NZl Lahore 26 Oct 1955
  2 Imtiaz Ahmed 122 0 Pak Win Kingston 26 Feb 1958
                 
11 1 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
  2 GS Sobers 132 0 Win Ind Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
                 
12 1 G Kirsten 103 0 SAF Ind Cape Town 02 Jan 1997
  2 G Kirsten 0 134 SAF Win Centurion 15 Jan 1999
                 
13 1 DPMD Jayawardene 104 0 Srl Aus Hobart 16 Nov 2007
  2 DPMD Jayawardene 165 0 Srl SAF Colombo (SSC) 24 Jul 2014
                 
14 1 DL Haynes 0 122 Win NZl Christchurch 22 Feb 1980
  2 DL Haynes 0 109 Win Eng Bridgetown 05 Apr 1990
                 
15 1 DJ Cullinan 103 0 SAF Srl Centurion 27 Mar 1998
  2 DJ Cullinan 168 0 SAF Win Cape Town 02 Jan 1999
                 
16 1 DG Bradman 0 103* Aus Eng Melbourne 30 Dec 1932
  2 DG Bradman 138 0 Aus Eng Nottingham 10 Jun 1948
                 
17 1 BJ Watling 103 0 NZl Ban Chittagong 09 Oct 2013
  2 BJ Watling 0 124 NZl Ind Wellington 14 Feb 2014
                 
18 1 Asif Iqbal 0 152* Pak Aus Adelaide 24 Dec 1976
  2 Asif Iqbal 0 104 Pak Ind Faisalabad 16 Oct 1978
                 
19 1 AC Gilchrist 0 144 Aus Srl Kandy 16 Mar 2004
  2 AC Gilchrist 0 102* Aus Eng Perth 14 Dec 2006

 

Captains scoring a duck and a century in a test

F du Plessis of South Africa scored zero and 120 against Australia in the just concluded test at Johannesburg to provide the 17th occasion of a captain scoring a duck and a century in the  annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 WL Murdoch 0 153* Aus Eng The Oval 06 Sep 1880
2 GHS Trott 0 143 Aus Eng Lord’s 22 Jun 1896
3 DG Bradman 138 0 Aus Eng Nottingham 10 Jun 1948
4 PBH May 0 112 Eng SAF Lord’s 23 Jun 1955
5 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
6 MC Cowdrey 101 0 Eng Win Kingston 08 Feb 1968
7 GS Sobers 132 0 Win Ind Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
8 MW Gatting 100 0 Eng Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 1986
9 A Ranatunga 127 0 Srl Aus Colombo (SSC) 17 Aug 1992
10 MA Atherton 144 0 Eng Win Georgetown 17 Mar 1994
11 Mohd Ashraful 0 129* Ban Srl Colombo (PSS) 03 Jul 2007
12 M Jayawardene 104 0 Srl Aus Hobart 16 Nov 2007
13 AJ Strauss 0 110 Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010
14 GC Smith 122 0 SAF Aus Adelaide 22 Nov 2012
15 Misbah-ul-Haq 114 0 Pak Eng Lord’s 14 Jul 2016
16 V Kohli 0 104* Ind Srl Kolkata 16 Nov 2017
17 F du Plessis 0 120 SAF Aus Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

GS Sobers of West  Indies and MC Cowdry of England scored duck and century at Kingston in Feb 1968 to provide the only occasion of rival skippers performing such a feat in the annals of test cricket.

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
2 MC Cowdrey 101 0 Eng Win Kingston 08 Feb 1968

GS Sobers of West Indies is the only captain to score a duck and a century on two occasions. His feat  is listed below

No Player FI SI Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 GS Sobers 0 113* Win Eng Kingston 08 Feb 1968
2 GS Sobers 132 0 Win Ind Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971

Opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in a test innings

TA Boult and TJ Southee of New Zealand captured 4 for 87 and 6 for 62 respectively against England in the first innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the 68th occasion of opening bowers capturing all ten wickets in a test innings in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

JM Anderson and SCJ Broad of England captured 4 for 76 and 6 for 54 respectively against New Zealand in the second innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the 69th occasion of opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in a test innings in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 GE Palmer 7/68 E Evans 3/64 1st Aus Eng Sydney 17/02/1882
2 GE Palmer 4/44 TW Garrett 6/78 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 03/03/1882
3 FR Spofforth 4/42 HF Boyle 6/42 1st Aus Eng Old Trafford 11/07/1884
4 GA Lohmann 7/36 J Briggs 3/28 1st Eng Aus The Oval 12/08/1886
5 CTB Turner 6/15 JJ Ferris 4/27 1st Aus Eng Sydney 28/01/1887
6 JJ Ferris 5/71 CTB Turner 5/41 1st Aus Eng Sydney 25/02/1887
7 GA Lohmann 5/17 R Peel 5/18 1st Eng Aus Sydney 10/02/1888
8 CTBT urner 5/36 JJ Ferris 5/26 2nd Aus Eng Lord’s 16/07/1888
9 CTB Turner 4/46 G Giffen 6/72 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 29/01/1892
10 AE Trott 8/43 G Giffen 2/74 2nd Aus Eng Adelaide 11/01/1895
11 GA Lohmann 7/42 EJ Tyler 3/49 1st Eng SAF Newlands 21/03/1896
12 R Peel 6/23 JT Hearne 4/19 2nd Eng Aus The Oval 10/08/1896
13 AE Trott 4/19 S Haigh 6/11 2nd Eng SAF Newlands 01/04/1899
14 SF Barnes 6/42 C Blythe 4/64 1st Eng Aus Melbourne 01/01/1902
15 H Trumble 3/38 MA Noble 7/17 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 01/01/1902
16 H Trumble 4/49 MA Noble 6/60 2nd Aus Eng Melbourne 01/01/1902
17 MA Noble 5/54 JV Saunders 5/43 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 14/02/1902
18 GH Hirst 3/15 W Rhodes 7/17 1st Eng Aus Edgbaston 29/05/1902
19 H Trumble 6/53 JV Saunders 4/52 2nd Aus Eng Old Trafford 24/07/1902
20 H Trumble 8/65 JV Saunders 2/79 1st Aus Eng The Oval 11/08/1902
21 W Rhodes 8/68 GH Hirst 2/38 2nd Eng Aus Melbourne 01/01/1904
22 MA Noble 4/19 A Cotter 6/40 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 05/03/1904
23 A Cotter 3/64 F Laver 7/64 1st Aus Eng Trent Bridge 29/05/1905
24 GH Hirst 4/28 C Blythe 6/44 1st Eng Aus Edgbaston 27/05/1909
25 GH Hirst 5/58 C Blythe 5/58 2nd Eng Aus Edgbaston 27/05/1909
26 A Cotter 6/69 WJ Whitty 4/33 1st Aus SAF Sydney 09/12/1910
27 A Cotter 4/47 WJ Whitty 6/17 2nd Aus SAF Melbourne 31/12/1910
28 AW Nourse 3/46 SJ Pegler 7/65 1st SAF Eng Lord’s 10/06/1912
29 FR Foster 5/16 SF Barnes 5/25 1st Eng SAF Lord’s 10/06/1912
30 AER Gilligan 6/7 MW Tate 4/12 1st Eng SAF Edgbaston 14/06/1924
31 G Geary 5/60 WR Hammond 5/36 2nd Eng SAF Jo’burg 24/12/1927
32 GF Bissett 4/43 AE Hall 6/100 1st SAF Eng Jo’burg 28/01/1928
33 J Cowie 4/123 GF Cresswell 6/168 1st NZl Eng TheOval 13/08/1949
34 FMM Worrell 3/42 GE Gomez 7/55 1st Win Aus Sydney 25/01/1952
35 AV Bedser 2/19 FS Trueman 8/31 1st Eng Ind Old Trafford 17/07/1952
36 AV Bedser 5/41 FS Trueman 5/48 1st Eng Ind The Oval 14/08/1952
37 MG Melle 6/71 JC Watkins 4/41 1st SAF Aus Brisbane 05/12/1952
38 FazalMahmood 6/53 M Hussain 4/58 1st Pak Eng The Oval 12/08/1954
39 Fazal Mahmood 6/34 K Mohammad 4/43 1st Pak Aus Karachi 11/10/1956
40 FazalMahmood 7/80 K Mohammad 3/69 2nd Pak Aus Karachi 11/10/1956
41 JB Statham 7/57 PJ Loader 3/97 1st Eng Aus Melbourne 31/12/1958
42 FazalMahmood 6/66 M Hussain 4/48 2nd Pak Win Dhaka 06/03/1959
43 NAT Adcock 6/65 JE Pothecary 4/58 1st SAF Eng The Oval 18/08/1960
44 DK Lillee 2/90 RAL Massie 8/84 1st Aus Eng Lord’s 22/06/1972
45 DK Lillee 2/50 RAL Massie 8/53 2nd Aus Eng Lord’s 22/06/1972
46 DK Lillee 6/26 MHN Walker 4/54 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 12/03/1977
47 AG Hurst 4/93 RM Hogg 6/74 1st Aus Eng Brisbane 01/12/1978
48 S Bakht 5/56 Ehteshamuddin 5/47 1st Pak Ind Kanpur 25/12/1979
49 JK Lever 3/65 IT Botham 7/48 2nd Eng Ind Mum-WS 15/02/1980
50 Kapil Dev 5/97 KD Ghavri 5/107 1st Ind Aus Sydney 02/01/1981
51 DK Lillee 5/46 TM Alderman 5/62 2nd Aus Eng Trent Bridge 18/06/1981
52 DK Lillee 7/89 TM Alderman 3/84 1st Aus Eng The Oval 27/08/1981
53 Kapil Dev 5/70 S MadanLal 5/23 2nd Ind Eng Mum-WS 27/11/1981
54 Kapil Dev 9/83 BS Sandhu 1/45 2nd Ind Win Ahmedabad 12/11/1983
55 RJ Hadlee 5/73 EJ Chatfield 5/63 1st NZl Srl Col-CCC 24/03/1984
56 RGD Willis 2/48 IT Botham 8/103 1st Eng Win Lord’s 28/06/1984
57 RJ Hadlee 6/50 EJ Chatfield 4/30 1st NZl Win Christchurch 12/03/1987
58 CEL Ambrose 5/35 IR Bishop 5/41 1st Win Pak Lahore 06/12/1990
59 Wasim Akram 5/45 Waqar Younis 5/22 2nd Pak NZl Hamilton 02/01/1993
60 Wasim Akram 4/32 Waqar Younis 6/34 1st Pak Srl Kandy 26/08/1994
61 GD McGrath 8/38 PR Reiffel 2/17 1st Aus Eng Lord’s 19/06/1997
62 SM Pollock 5/53 AA Donald 5/71 2nd SAF Eng Headingley 06/08/1998
63 AA Donald 6/53 SM Pollock 4/16 1st SAF Eng Jo’burg 25/11/1999
64 AR Caddick 3/50 MJ Hoggard 7/63 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 13/03/2002
65 M Ntini 5/51 DW Steyn 5/47 2nd SAF NZl Centurion 15/04/2006
66 Mehidy Hasan 6/77 ShakibAlHasan 4/49 2nd Ban Eng Dhaka 28/10/2016
67 TA Boult 6/32 TG Southee 4/25 1st NZl Eng Auckland 22/03/2018
68 TA Boult 4/87 TG Southee 6/62 1st NZl Eng Christchurch 30/03/2018
69 JM Anderson 4/76 SCJ Broad 6/54 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 30/03/2018

JM Anderson and SCJ Broad of England captured 4 for 76 and 6 for 54 respectively against New Zealand in the second innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the 20th occasion of England opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in a test innings in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 GA Lohmann 7/36 J Briggs 3/28 1st Eng Aus The Oval 12/08/1886
2 GA Lohmann 5/17 R Peel 5/18 1st Eng Aus Sydney 10/02/1888
3 GA Lohmann 7/42 EJ Tyler 3/49 1st Eng SAF Newlands 21/03/1896
4 R Peel 6/23 JT Hearne 4/19 2nd Eng Aus The Oval 10/08/1896
5 AE Trott 4/19 S Haigh 6/11 2nd Eng SAF Newlands 01/04/1899
6 SF Barnes 6/42 C Blythe 4/64 1st Eng Aus Melbourne 01/01/1902
7 GH Hirst 3/15 W Rhodes 7/17 1st Eng Aus Edgbaston 29/05/1902
8 W Rhodes 8/68 GH Hirst 2/38 2nd Eng Aus Melbourne 01/01/1904
9 GH Hirst 4/28 C Blythe 6/44 1st Eng Aus Edgbaston 27/05/1909
10 GH Hirst 5/58 C Blythe 5/58 2nd Eng Aus Edgbaston 27/05/1909
11 FR Foster 5/16 SF Barnes 5/25 1st Eng SAF Lord’s 10/06/1912
12 AER Gilligan 6/7 MW Tate 4/12 1st Eng SAF Edgbaston 14/06/1924
13 G Geary 5/60 WR Hammond 5/36 2nd Eng SAF Jo’burg 24/12/1927
14 AV Bedser 2/19 FS Trueman 8/31 1st Eng Ind Old Trafford 17/07/1952
15 AV Bedser 5/41 FS Trueman 5/48 1st Eng Ind The Oval 14/08/1952
16 JB Statham 7/57 PJ Loader 3/97 1st Eng Aus Melbourne 31/12/1958
17 JK Lever 3/65 IT Botham 7/48 2nd Eng Ind Mum-WS 15/02/1980
18 RGD Willis 2/48 IT Botham 8/103 1st Eng Win Lord’s 28/06/1984
19 AR Caddick 3/50 MJ Hoggard 7/63 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 13/03/2002
20 JM Anderson 4/76 SCJ Broad 6/54 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 30/03/2018

JM Anderson and SCJ Broad of England captured 4 for 76 and 6 for 54 respectively against New Zealand in the second innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the fourthh occasion of opening bowlers capturing all the ten wickets in a test innings against New Zealandin the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 Wasim Akram 5/45 Waqar Younis 5/22 2nd Pak NZl Hamilton 02/01/1993
2 AR Caddick 3/50 MJ Hoggard 7/63 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 13/03/2002
3 M Ntini 5/51 DW Steyn 5/47 2nd SAF NZl Centurion 15/04/2006
4 JM Anderson 4/76 SCJ Broad 6/54 1st Eng NZl Christchurch 30/03/2018

TA Boult and TJ Southee of New Zealand captured 4 for 87 and 6 for 62 respectively against England in the first innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the fifth occasion of New Zealand opening bowers capturing all ten wickets in a test innings in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 J Cowie 4/123 GF Cresswell 6/168 1st NZl Eng TheOval 13/08/1949
2 RJ Hadlee 5/73 EJ Chatfield 5/63 1st NZl Srl Col-CCC 24/03/1984
3 RJ Hadlee 6/50 EJ Chatfield 4/30 1st NZl Win Christchurch 12/03/1987
4 TA Boult 6/32 TG Southee 4/25 1st NZl Eng Auckland 22/03/2018
5 TA Boult 4/87 TG Southee 6/62 1st NZl Eng Christchurch 30/03/2018

TA Boult and TJ Southee of New Zealand captured 4 for 87 and 6 for 62 respectively against England in the first innings of the ongoing test at Christchurch to provide the 33rd occasion of opening bowers capturing all ten wickets in a test innings against England in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Bowlers W/R Bowlers W/R Inns Team Oppn Ground Date
1 GE Palmer 7/68 E Evans 3/64 1st Aus Eng Sydney 17/02/1882
2 GE Palmer 4/44 TW Garrett 6/78 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 03/03/1882
3 FR Spofforth 4/42 HF Boyle 6/42 1st Aus Eng Old Trafford 11/07/1884
4 CTB Turner 6/15 JJ Ferris 4/27 1st Aus Eng Sydney 28/01/1887
5 JJ Ferris 5/71 CTB Turner 5/41 1st Aus Eng Sydney 25/02/1887
6 CTBT urner 5/36 JJ Ferris 5/26 2nd Aus Eng Lord’s 16/07/1888
7 CTB Turner 4/46 G Giffen 6/72 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 29/01/1892
8 AE Trott 8/43 G Giffen 2/74 2nd Aus Eng Adelaide 11/01/1895
9 H Trumble 3/38 MA Noble 7/17 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 01/01/1902
10 H Trumble 4/49 MA Noble 6/60 2nd Aus Eng Melbourne 01/01/1902
11 MA Noble 5/54 JV Saunders 5/43 2nd Aus Eng Sydney 14/02/1902
12 H Trumble 6/53 JV Saunders 4/52 2nd Aus Eng Old Trafford 24/07/1902
13 H Trumble 8/65 JV Saunders 2/79 1st Aus Eng The Oval 11/08/1902
14 MA Noble 4/19 A Cotter 6/40 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 05/03/1904
15 A Cotter 3/64 F Laver 7/64 1st Aus Eng Trent Bridge 29/05/1905
16 AW Nourse 3/46 SJ Pegler 7/65 1st SAF Eng Lord’s 10/06/1912
17 GF Bissett 4/43 AE Hall 6/100 1st SAF Eng Jo’burg 28/01/1928
18 J Cowie 4/123 GF Cresswell 6/168 1st NZl Eng TheOval 13/08/1949
19 FazalMahmood 6/53 M Hussain 4/58 1st Pak Eng The Oval 12/08/1954
20 NAT Adcock 6/65 JE Pothecary 4/58 1st SAF Eng The Oval 18/08/1960
21 DK Lillee 2/90 RAL Massie 8/84 1st Aus Eng Lord’s 22/06/1972
22 DK Lillee 2/50 RAL Massie 8/53 2nd Aus Eng Lord’s 22/06/1972
23 DK Lillee 6/26 MHN Walker 4/54 1st Aus Eng Melbourne 12/03/1977
24 AG Hurst 4/93 RM Hogg 6/74 1st Aus Eng Brisbane 01/12/1978
25 DK Lillee 5/46 TM Alderman 5/62 2nd Aus Eng Trent Bridge 18/06/1981
26 DK Lillee 7/89 TM Alderman 3/84 1st Aus Eng The Oval 27/08/1981
27 Kapil Dev 5/70 S MadanLal 5/23 2nd Ind Eng Mum-WS 27/11/1981
28 GD McGrath 8/38 PR Reiffel 2/17 1st Aus Eng Lord’s 19/06/1997
29 SM Pollock 5/53 AA Donald 5/71 2nd SAF Eng Headingley 06/08/1998
30 AA Donald 6/53 SM Pollock 4/16 1st SAF Eng Jo’burg 25/11/1999
31 Mehidy Hasan 6/77 ShakibAlHasan 4/49 2nd Ban Eng Dhaka 28/10/2016
32 TA Boult 6/32 TG Southee 4/25 1st NZl Eng Auckland 22/03/2018
33 TA Boult 4/87 TG Southee 6/62 1st NZl Eng Christchurch 30/03/2018

 

South African opening batsmen scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings

AK Makram of South Africa scored 152 in the ongoing test against Australia at Johannesburg to provide the 41st occasion of a South African opening batsman scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings. It also provides the 15th occasion of a South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings at home. All such occasions are tabulated below

South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings
No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 JW Zulch 150 3 v Australia Sydney 03 Mar 1911
2 CN Frank 152 3 v Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
3 B Mitchell 164* 3 v England Lord’s 29 Jun 1935
4 A Melville 189 1 v England Nottingham 07 Jun 1947
5 B Mitchell 189* 4 v England The Oval 16 Aug 1947
6 EAB Rowan 156* 3 v England Johannesburg 27 Dec 1948
7 EAB Rowan 236 1 v England Leeds 26 Jul 1951
8 DJ McGlew 255* 1 v New Zealand Wellington 06 Mar 1953
9 EJ Barlow 201 2 v Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 1964
10 AC Hudson 163 2 v West Indies Bridgetown 18 Apr 1992
11 G Kirsten 210 1 v England Manchester 02 Jul 1998
12 HH Gibbs 211* 2 v New Zealand Christchurch 11 Mar 1999
13 G Kirsten 275 3 v England Durban 26 Dec 1999
14 G Kirsten 180 1 v Sri Lanka Durban 26 Dec 2000
15 G Kirsten 150 2 v West Indies Georgetown 09 Mar 2001
16 G Kirsten 220 1 v Zimbabwe Harare 07 Sep 2001
17 HH Gibbs 196 1 v India Port Elizabeth 16 Nov 2001
18 G Kirsten 153 3 v Australia Sydney 02 Jan 2002
19 GC Smith 200 1 v Bangladesh East London 18 Oct 2002
20 GC Smith 151 1 v Pakistan Cape Town 02 Jan 2003
21 HH Gibbs 228 1 v Pakistan Cape Town 02 Jan 2003
22 GC Smith 277 1 v England Birmingham 24 Jul 2003
23 HH Gibbs 179 1 v England Birmingham 24 Jul 2003
24 GC Smith 259 2 v England Lord’s 31 Jul 2003
25 HH Gibbs 183 1 v England The Oval 04 Sep 2003
26 HH Gibbs 192 1 v West Indies Centurion 16 Jan 2004
27 AJ Hall 163 1 v India Kanpur 20 Nov 2004
28 HH Gibbs 161 2 v England Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005
29 AB de Villiers 178 2 v West Indies Bridgetown 21 Apr 2005
30 ND McKenzie 226 1 v Bangladesh Chittagong 29 Feb 2008
31 GC Smith 232 1 v Bangladesh Chittagong 29 Feb 2008
32 ND McKenzie 155* 3 v India Chennai 26 Mar 2008
33 GC Smith 154* 4 v England Birmingham 30 Jul 2008
34 GC Smith 157 1 v Bangladesh Bloemfontein 19 Nov 2008
35 AG Prince 150 2 v Australia Cape Town 19 Mar 2009
36 GC Smith 183 3 v England Cape Town 03 Jan 2010
37 AN Petersen 156 1 v New Zealand Wellington 23 Mar 2012
38 AN Petersen 182 1 v England Leeds 02 Aug 2012
39 GC Smith 234 2 v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 23 Oct 2013
40 D Elgar 199 1 v Bangladesh Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017
41 AK Markram 152 1 v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018
South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings at home
No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 CN Frank 152 3 v Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
2 EAB Rowan 156* 3 v England Johannesburg 27 Dec 1948
3 G Kirsten 275 3 v England Durban 26 Dec 1999
4 G Kirsten 180 1 v Sri Lanka Durban 26 Dec 2000
5 HH Gibbs 196 1 v India Port Elizabeth 16 Nov 2001
6 GC Smith 200 1 v Bangladesh East London 18 Oct 2002
7 GC Smith 151 1 v Pakistan Cape Town 02 Jan 2003
8 HH Gibbs 228 1 v Pakistan Cape Town 02 Jan 2003
9 HH Gibbs 192 1 v West Indies Centurion 16 Jan 2004
10 HH Gibbs 161 2 v England Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005
11 GC Smith 157 1 v Bangladesh Bloemfontein 19 Nov 2008
12 AG Prince 150 2 v Australia Cape Town 19 Mar 2009
13 GC Smith 183 3 v England Cape Town 03 Jan 2010
14 D Elgar 199 1 v Bangladesh Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017
16 AK Markram 152 1 v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

AK Makram’s 152 provides the sixth occasion of a South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs against Australia in a test innings and also provides the third occasion of a South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs against Australia at home. All such occasions are tabulated below

South African openers scoring 150 plus runs against Australia
No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 JW Zulch 150 3 v Australia Sydney 03 Mar 1911
2 CN Frank 152 3 v Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
3 EJ Barlow 201 2 v Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 1964
4 G Kirsten 153 3 v Australia Sydney 02 Jan 2002
5 AG Prince 150 2 v Australia Cape Town 19 Mar 2009
6 AK Markram 152 1 v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018
South African openers scoring 150 plus runs against Australia at home
No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 CN Frank 152 3 v Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
2 AG Prince 150 2 v Australia Cape Town 19 Mar 2009
3 AK Markram 152 1 v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

It also provides the fourth occasion of a South African batsman scoring 150 plus runs in a test innings at Johannesburg.

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 CN Frank 152 3 v Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
2 EAB Rowan 156* 3 v England Johannesburg 27 Dec 1948
3 HH Gibbs 161 2 v England Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005
4 AK Markram 152 1 v Australia Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

Australian bowlers who have conceded 175 plus runs in a test innings

NM Lyon  of South Africa returned with figures of 3 for 182 in South Africa’s first innings in the ongoing  test at Johannesburg to provide the thirteenth occasion of  an Australian bowler conceding 175 plus runs in a test innings. All such occasions are tabulated below. NM Lyon became the first Australian bowler to concede 175 plus runs against South Africa in a test innings and thus earned the tag of becoming the most expensive bowler against South Africa in a test innings. The previous record was held by SK Warne who  had  conceded 161 runs and captured six  wickets at Cape Town in Mar 2002.

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Oppn Ground Start Date
1 AA Mailey 32.0×8 00 179 3 4 Eng Sydney 19 Dec 1924
2 AA Mailey 43.6×8 02 186 4 1 Eng Melbourne 13 Feb 1925
3 CV Grimmett 64.0 14 191 2 2 Eng Sydney 14 Dec 1928
4 WJ O’Reilly 59.0 09 189 7 1 Eng Manchester 06 Jul 1934
5 WJ O’Reilly 85.0 26 178 3 1 Eng The Oval 20 Aug 1938
6 LO Fleetwood-Smith 87.0 11 298 1 1 Eng The Oval 20 Aug 1938
7 JW Gleeson 35.0×8 02 176 1 3 Win Adelaide 24 Jan 1969
8 B Yardley 66.0 16 187 7 1 Pak Melbourne 11 Dec 1981
9 B Lee 39.3 05 201 4 1 Ind Sydney 02 Jan 2004
10 JJ Krejza 43.5 01 215 8 1 Ind Nagpur 06 Nov 2008
11 NM Lyon 47.0 01 215 3 2 Ind Chennai 22 Feb 2013
12 SNJ O’Keefe 77.0 17 199 3 2 Ind Ranchi 16 Mar 2017
13 NM Lyon 40.0 03 182 3 1 SAF Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

AA Mailey, WJ O’Reilly and  NM Lyon are the three bowlers who have conceded 175 plus runs on two occasions. The performance of these three bowlers are listed below

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Oppn Ground Start Date
1 AA Mailey 32.0×8 00 179 3 4 Eng Sydney 19 Dec 1924
2 AA Mailey 43.6×8 02 186 4 1 Eng Melbourne 13 Feb 1925
                   
1 WJ O’Reilly 59.0 09 189 7 1 Eng Manchester 06 Jul 1934
2 WJ O’Reilly 85.0 26 178 3 1 Eng The Oval 20 Aug 1938
                   
1 NM Lyon 47.0 01 215 3 2 Ind Chennai 22 Feb 2013
2 NM Lyon 40.0 03 182 3 1 SAF Johannesburg 30 Mar 2018

 

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