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Left hand openers who have scored “Nelson” in a test innings

Left hand openers who have scored “Nelson” in a test innings

DA Warner of Australia scored 111 not out against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the 21st occasion of a left hand opening batsman scoring a “Nelson” in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 AW Nourse 111 3 SAF Aus Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921
2 M Leyland 111* 4 Eng Aus Melbourne 01 Jan 1937
3 AJ Watkins 111 1 Eng SAF Johannesburg 12 Feb 1949
4 AR Morris 111 1 Aus SAF Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950
5 AR Morris 111 2 Aus Win Port of Spain 11 Apr 1955
6 PH Parfitt 111 2 Eng Pak Karachi 02 Feb 1962
7 DI Gower 111 2 Eng NZl The Oval 27 Jul 1978
8 GM Wood 111 2 Aus NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
9 A Ranatunga 111 2 Srl Ind Colombo (SSC) 30 Aug 1985
10 SAR Silva 111 1 Srl Ind Colombo (PSS) 06 Sep 1985
11 GM Wood 111 2 Aus Win Perth 02 Dec 1988
12 MA Taylor 111 1 Aus Eng Lord’s 17 Jun 1993
13 ST Jayasuriya 111 2 Srl Ind Galle 14 Aug 2001
14 Taufeeq Umar 111 3 Pak Zim Harare 09 Nov 2002
15 JL Langer 111 3 Aus Win St John’s 09 May 2003
16 Taufeeq Umar 111 2 Pak SAF Lahore 17 Oct 2003
17 Mohammad Rafique 111 1 Ban Win Gros Islet 28 May 2004
18 ML Hayden 111 1 Aus ICC Sydney 14 Oct 2005
19 NT Paranavitana 111 1 Srl Ind Galle 18 Jul 2010
20 Q de Kock 111 2 SAF Ind Visakhapatnam 02 Oct 2019
21 DA Warner 111* 3 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

DA Warner of Australia scored 111 not out against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the eighth occasion of a left hand Australian opening batsman scoring a “Nelson” in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 AR Morris 111 1 Aus SAF Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950
2 AR Morris 111 2 Aus Win Port of Spain 11 Apr 1955
3 GM Wood 111 2 Aus NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
4 GM Wood 111 2 Aus Win Perth 02 Dec 1988
5 MA Taylor 111 1 Aus Eng Lord’s 17 Jun 1993
6 JL Langer 111 3 Aus Win St John’s 09 May 2003
7 ML Hayden 111 1 Aus ICC Sydney 14 Oct 2005
8 DA Warner 111* 3 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

It also provides the second occasion of a left hand Australian opening batsman scoring a “Nelson” against New Zealand in the annals of test cricket. Both such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 GM Wood 111 2 Aus NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
2 DA Warner 111* 3 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

It also provides the third occasion of a left hand opening batsman scoring a “Nelson” against New Zealand in the annals of test cricket. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 DI Gower 111 2 Eng NZl The Oval 27 Jul 1978
2 GM Wood 111 2 Aus NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
3 DA Warner 111* 3 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

AR Morris, GM Wood and Taufeeq Umar are the three left hand openers to score a Nelson on two occasions. The performance of these three batsmen are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 AR Morris 111 1 Aus SAF Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950
2 AR Morris 111 2 Aus Win Port of Spain 11 Apr 1955
               
1 GM Wood 111 2 Aus NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
2 GM Wood 111 2 Aus Win Perth 02 Dec 1988
               
1 Taufeeq Umar 111 3 Pak Zim Harare 09 Nov 2002
2 Taufeeq Umar 111 2 Pak SAF Lahore 17 Oct 2003

M Leyland of England and DA Warner of Australia are the two left hand openers in the annals of test cricket to score 111 not out.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 M Leyland 111* 4 Eng Aus Melbourne 01 Jan 1937
2 DA Warner 111* 3 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020
Batsmen who have scored 50 plus boundary sixes in Tests

Batsmen who have scored 50 plus boundary sixes in Tests

LRPL Taylor apart from becoming New Zealand’s top run getter in tests and also the top run getter at home in tests has scored 51 boundary sixes in his test career as at the end of Sydney test against Australia. He is 38th batsman in the annals of test cricket to score 50 plus boundary sixes. The following table list all the 38 batsmen.

No Player Teams Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 6s
1 BB McCullum NZl 2004-2016 101 176 9 6453 302 38.64 12 31 107
2 AC Gilchrist Aus 1999-2008 96 137 20 5570 204* 47.60 17 26 100
3 CH Gayle Win 2000-2014 103 182 11 7214 333 42.18 15 37 98
4 JH Kallis SAF+ICC 1995-2013 166 280 40 13289 224 55.37 45 58 97
5 V Sehwag Ind+ICC 2001-2013 104 180 6 8586 319 49.34 23 32 91
6 BC Lara Win+ICC 1990-2006 131 232 6 11953 400* 52.88 34 48 88
7 CL Cairns NZl 1989-2004 62 104 5 3320 158 33.53 5 22 87
8 IVA Richards Win 1974-1991 121 182 12 8540 291 50.23 24 45 84
9 A Flintoff Eng+ICC 1998-2009 79 130 9 3845 167 31.77 5 26 82
10 ML Hayden Aus 1994-2009 103 184 14 8625 380 50.73 30 29 82
11 Misbah-ul-Haq Pak 2001-2017 75 132 20 5222 161* 46.62 10 39 81
12 KP Pietersen Eng 2005-2014 104 181 8 8181 227 47.28 23 35 81
13 MS Dhoni Ind 2005-2014 90 144 16 4876 224 38.09 6 33 78
14 RT Ponting Aus 1995-2012 168 287 29 13378 257 51.85 41 62 73
15 TG Southee NZl 2008-2019 71 104 10 1662 77* 17.68 0 5 72
16 CH Lloyd Win 1966-1985 110 175 14 7515 242* 46.67 19 39 70
17 Younis Khan Pak 2000-2017 118 213 19 10099 313 52.05 34 33 70
18 SR Tendulkar Ind 1989-2013 200 329 33 15921 248* 53.78 51 68 69
19 IT Botham Eng 1977-1992 102 161 6 5200 208 33.54 14 22 67
20 CG Greenidge Win 1974-1991 108 185 16 7558 226 44.72 19 34 67
21 BA Stokes Eng 2013-2020 61 112 4 3906 258 36.16 8 21 67
22 AB de Villiers SAF 2004-2018 114 191 18 8765 278* 50.66 22 46 64
23 CL Hooper Win 1987-2002 102 173 15 5762 233 36.46 13 27 63
24 DPMD Jayawardene Srl 1997-2014 149 252 15 11814 374 49.84 34 50 61
25 N Kapil Dev Ind 1978-1994 131 184 15 5248 163 31.05 8 27 61
26 ST Jayasuriya Srl 1991-2007 110 188 14 6973 340 40.07 14 31 59
27 SC Ganguly Ind 1996-2008 113 188 17 7212 239 42.17 16 35 57
28 Wasim Akram Pak 1985-2002 104 147 19 2898 257* 22.64 3 7 57
29 AD Mathews Srl 2009-2019 84 151 21 5704 160 43.87 9 34 56
30 DA Warner Aus 2011-2020 84 155 7 7244 335* 48.94 24 30 56
31 Imran Khan Pak 1971-1992 88 126 25 3807 136 37.69 6 18 55
32 BJ Haddin Aus 2008-2015 66 112 13 3266 169 32.98 4 18 54
33 CD McMillan NZl 1997-2005 55 91 10 3116 142 38.46 6 19 54
34 Shahid Afridi Pak 1998-2010 27 48 1 1716 156 36.51 5 8 52
35 RG Sharma Ind 2013-2019 32 53 7 2141 212 46.54 6 10 52
36 Mohammad Yousuf Pak 1998-2010 90 156 12 7530 223 52.29 24 33 51
37 KC Sangakkara Srl 2000-2015 134 233 17 12400 319 57.40 38 52 51
38 LRPL Taylor NZl 2007-2020 99 175 20 7174 290 46.28 19 33 51

LRPL Taylor apart from becoming New Zealand’s top run getter in tests and also the top run getter at home in tests has scored 51boundaruy sixes in his test career as at the end of Sydney test against Australia. He is fifth New Zealand batsman in the annals of test cricket to score 50 plus boundary sixes. The following table lists all the five batsmen.

No Player Team Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 6s
1 BB McCullum NZl 2004-2016 101 176 9 6453 302 38.64 12 31 107
2 CL Cairns NZl 1989-2004 62 104 5 3320 158 33.53 5 22 87
3 TG Southee NZl 2008-2019 71 104 10 1662 77* 17.68 0 5 72
4 CD McMillan NZl 1997-2005 55 91 10 3116 142 38.46 6 19 54
5 LRPL Taylor NZl 2007-2020 99 175 20 7174 290 46.28 19 33 51

The following table lists the boundary sixes scored by LRPL Taylor in tests.

No FI SI Runs 6s Opposition Ground Start Date
1 154* 15 169 5 v England Manchester 23 May 2008
2 4 46 50 2 v West Indies Napier 19 Dec 2008
3 151 151 1 v India Napier 26 Mar 2009
4 35 16 51 1 v Sri Lanka Galle 18 Aug 2009
5 94 59 153 2 v Pakistan Dunedin 24 Nov 2009
6 30 97 127 5 v Pakistan Wellington 03 Dec 2009
7 21 25 46 1 v Australia Wellington 19 Mar 2010
8 138 22 160 4 v Australia Hamilton 27 Mar 2010
9 78 52 130 2 v Pakistan Wellington 15 Jan 2011
10 76 76 152 2 v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 01 Nov 2011
11 122* 122 2 v Zimbabwe Napier 26 Jan 2012
12 113 35 148 2 v India Bengaluru 31 Aug 2012
13 19 3 22 1 v England Auckland 22 Mar 2013
14 28 54* 82 1 v Bangladesh Chattogram 09 Oct 2013
15 131 2* 133 2 v West Indies Hamilton 19 Dec 2013
16 3 41 44 1 v India Auckland 06 Feb 2014
17 50 50 2 v Pakistan Sharjah 26 Nov 2014
18 20 48 68 1 v England Leeds 29 May 2015
19 124* 67* 191 3 v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 06 Aug 2016
20 0 32 32 1 v India Indore 08 Oct 2016
21 77 DNB 77 2 v Bangladesh Christchurch 20 Jan 2017
22 15* 15 1 v South Africa Dunedin 08 Mar 2017
23 0 82 82 1 v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 24 Nov 2018
24 200 200 4 v Bangladesh Wellington 08 Mar 2019
25 53 105* 158 2 v England Hamilton 29 Nov 2019

 

LRPL Taylor’s distinction – becomes New Zealand’s top run getter on home soil

LRPL Taylor’s distinction – becomes New Zealand’s top run getter on home soil

LRPL Taylor became the top run getter in tests for New Zealand on home soil at the end of its second test against Australia at Sydney in the just concluded test. His run aggregate read 3601 at the end of the test. He surpassed BB McCullum’s tally of 3591 when he was on 10 during his second innings knock of 22 in this test. The following table lists LRPL Taylor’s performance against each opposition in tests on home soil

Opposition Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0 4s 6s
v Australia 2010-2010 2 4 0 206 138 51.50 1 0 0 29 5
v Bangladesh 2010-2019 5 7 0 472 200 67.42 1 3 0 51 6
v England 2008-2019 10 17 2 622 120 41.46 2 4 1 88 3
v India 2009-2014 4 7 0 366 151 52.28 2 0 0 54 2
v Pakistan 2009-2016 7 12 1 595 102* 54.09 1 5 0 75 9
v South Africa 2012-2017 4 6 3 186 48* 62.00 0 0 0 23 1
v Sri Lanka 2014-2018 6 11 1 256 50 25.60 0 1 2 34 0
v West Indies 2008-2017 7 11 4 776 217* 110.85 4 1 0 85 4
v Zimbabwe 2012-2012 1 1 1 122 122* 1 0 0 13 2
Total 2008-2019 46 76 12 3601 217* 56.26 12 14 3 452 32
LRPL Taylor’s distinction – becomes New Zealand’s top run getter

LRPL Taylor’s distinction – becomes New Zealand’s top run getter

LRPL Taylor became the top run getter in tests for New Zealand at the end of its second test against Australia at Sydney in the just concluded test. His run aggregate read 7174 at the end of the test. He surpassed SP Fleming’s tally of 7172 when he was on 21 during his second innings knock of 22 in this test. The following table lists LRPL Taylor’s performance against each opposition in tests

Opposition Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0 4s 6s
v Australia 2008-2020 12 24 1 0999 290 43.43 2 3 2 137 05
v Bangladesh 2008-2019 09 13 1 0647 200 53.91 1 5 0 067 07
v England 2008-2019 17 31 3 1145 154* 40.89 3 7 2 158 09
v India 2009-2016 12 22 0 0748 151 34.00 3 1 2 099 05
v Pakistan 2009-2018 13 23 1 0905 104 41.13 2 7 3 108 12
v South Africa 2007-2017 08 13 4 0233 048* 25.88 0 0 1 032 01
v Sri Lanka 2009-2019 12 22 1 0770 142 36.66 1 4 2 078 01
v West Indies 2008-2017 12 21 5 1089 217* 68.06 4 3 2 133 04
v Zimbabwe 2011-2016 04 06 4 0638 173* 319.00 3 3 0 059 07
Total 2008-2020 99 175 20 7174 290 46.28 19 22 14 871 51
Batsmen who have scored 200 plus runs coupled with a fifty in a test.

Batsmen who have scored 200 plus runs coupled with a fifty in a test.

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 and 59 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the 43rd occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in first innings and 50 plus runs in second innings or vice versa in the test match. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 EH Hendren 77 205* Eng Win Port of Spain 01 Feb 1930
3 A Sandham 325 50 Eng Win Kingston 03 Apr 1930
4 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
5 EAB Rowan 236 60* SAF Eng Leeds 26 Jul 1951
6 WM Lawry 210 58* Aus Win Bridgetown 05 May 1965
7 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
8 SM Gavaskar 124 220 Ind Win Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
9 LG Rowe 214 100* Win NZl Kingston 16 Feb 1972
10 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
11 IVA Richards 232 63 Win Eng Nottingham 03 Jun 1976
12 Javed Miandad 206 85 Pak NZl Karachi 30 Oct 1976
13 SM Gavaskar 205 73 Ind Win Mumbai 01 Dec 1978
14 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
15 GA Gooch 333 123 Eng Ind Lord’s 26 Jul 1990
16 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
17 R Dravid 200* 70* Ind Zim Delhi 18 Nov 2000
18 A Flower 55 232* Zim Ind Nagpur 25 Nov 2000
19 VVS Laxman 59 281 Ind Aus Kolkata 11 Mar 2001
20 MS Sinclair 204* 50* NZl Pak Christchurch 15 Mar 2001
21 BC Lara 221 130 Win Pak Col-SSC 29 Nov 2001
22 SP Fleming 274* 69* NZl Pak Col-PSS 25 Apr 2003
23 GC Smith 277 85 SAF Eng Birmingham 24 Jul 2003
24 ME Trescothick 219 69* Eng SAF The Oval 04 Sep 2003
25 R Dravid 222 73 Ind NZl Ahmedabad 08 Oct 2003
26 R Dravid 233 72* Ind Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
27 SR Tendulkar 241* 60* Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
28 KC Sangakkara 232 64 Srl SAF Col-SSC 11 Aug 2004
29 Younis Khan 267 84* Pak Ind Bengaluru 24 Mar 2005
30 W Jaffer 202 56 Ind Pak Kolkata 30 Nov 2007
31 SC Ganguly 239 91 Ind Pak Bengaluru 08 Dec 2007
32 V Sehwag 201* 50 Ind Pak Galle 31 Jul 2008
33 VVS Laxman 200* 59* Ind Aus Delhi 29 Oct 2008
34 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
35 SR Tendulkar 214 53* Ind Aus Bengaluru 09 Oct 2010
36 AN Cook 67 235* Eng Aus Brisbane 25 Nov 2010
37 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
38 KS Williamson 69 242* NZl Pak Wellington 03 Jan 2015
39 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
40 JE Root 254 71* Eng Pak Manchester 22 Jul 2016
41 V Kohli 243 50 Ind Pak Delhi 02 Dec 2017
42 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019
43 M Labuschagne 215 59 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 and 59 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the eleventh occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in one innings and 50 plus runs in another innings in the test match. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 DG Bradman 244 77 Aus Eng The Oval 18 Aug 1934
3 WM Lawry 210 58* Aus Win Bridgetown 05 May 1965
4 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
5 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
6 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
7 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
8 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
9 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
10 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019
11 M Labuschagne 215 59 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 and 59 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the fifth occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in one innings and 50 plus runs in another innings in the test match against New Zealan. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 LG Rowe 214 100* Win NZl Kingston 16 Feb 1972
2 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974
3 Javed Miandad 206 85 Pak NZl Karachi 30 Oct 1976
4 R Dravid 222 73 Ind NZl Ahmedabad 08 Oct 2003
5 M Labuschagne 215 59 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 and 59 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the seventh occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in one innings and 50 plus runs in another innings in the test match on Australian soil All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
3 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
4 R Dravid 233 72* Ind Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
5 SR Tendulkar 241* 60* Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
6 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
7 M Labuschagne 215 59 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 and 59 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the fifth occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in one innings and 50 plus runs in another innings in the test match on Australian soil. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 J Ryder 201* 88 Aus Eng Adelaide 16 Jan 1925
2 KD Walters 242 103 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
3 KJ Hughes 213 53 Aus Ind Adelaide 23 Jan 1981
4 RT Ponting 209 89 Aus Pak Hobart 14 Jan 2010
5 M Labuschagne 215 59 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

R Dravid of India owns the record in this  category of statistics having accomplished the feat on three occasions. KC Sangakkara,, SM Gavaskar,  SPD Smith, SR Tendulkar and VVS Laxman are the five batsman to accomplish such a feat on two occasions.

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 R Dravid 200* 70* Ind Zim Delhi 18 Nov 2000
2 R Dravid 222 73 Ind NZl Ahmedabad 08 Oct 2003
3 R Dravid 233 72* Ind Aus Adelaide 12 Dec 2003
               
1 KC Sangakkara 232 64 Srl SAF Col-SSC 11 Aug 2004
2 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
               
1 SM Gavaskar 124 220 Ind Win Port of Spain 13 Apr 1971
2 SM Gavaskar 205 73 Ind Win Mumbai 01 Dec 1978
               
1 SPD Smith 215 58 Aus Eng Lord’s 16 Jul 2015
2 SPD Smith 211 82 Aus Eng Manchester 04 Sep 2019
               
1 SR Tendulkar 241* 60* Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
2 SR Tendulkar 214 53* Ind Aus Bengaluru 09 Oct 2010
               
1 VVS Laxman 59 281 Ind Aus Kolkata 11 Mar 2001
2 VVS Laxman 200* 59* Ind Aus Delhi 29 Oct 2008

LG Rowe of West Indies and GS Chappell of Australia are the two batsmen who have  scored twin centuries containing a double century in a test.

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 LG Rowe 214 100* Win NZl Kingston 16 Feb 1972
2 GS Chappell 247* 133 Aus NZl Wellington 01 Mar 1974

MATaylor of Australia and SC Ganguly of India are the two batsmen who have  scored 200  plus runs coupled with a ninety in a test match

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
2 SC Ganguly 239 91 Ind Pak Bengaluru 08 Dec 2007

R Dravid, MS Sinclair, SP Fleming and VVS Laxman are the four batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score an unbeaten double century coupled with an unbeaten fifty in a test.

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 R Dravid 200* 70* Ind Zim Delhi 18 Nov 2000
2 MS Sinclair 204* 50* NZl Pak Christchurch 15 Mar 2001
3 SP Fleming 274* 69* NZl Pak Col-PSS 25 Apr 2003
4 VVS Laxman 200* 59* Ind Aus Delhi 29 Oct 2008

A Sandham, GA Gooch, MA Taylor and KS Sangakkara are the four batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score a triple century coupled with a fifty in a test match.

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 A Sandham 325 50 Eng Win Kingston 03 Apr 1930
2 GA Gooch 333 123 Eng Ind Lord’s 26 Jul 1990
3 MA Taylor 334* 92 Aus Pak Peshawar 15 Oct 1998
4 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014

GA Gooch and KS Sangakkara are the two batsmen in the annals of test cricket to score a triple century coupled with a century in a test match.

No Player FI SI Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 GA Gooch 333 123 Eng Ind Lord’s 26 Jul 1990
2 KC Sangakkara 319 105 Srl Ban Chattogram 04 Feb 2014
Australian bowlers who have captured ten or more wickets in a test.

Australian bowlers who have captured ten or more wickets in a test.

NM Lyon of Australia returned with match figures of 10 for 118 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the 98th occasion of an Australian bowler capturing ten or more wickets in a test. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Overs BPO M Runs W Opposition Ground Start Date
1 FR Spofforth 60.0 4 25 110 13 v England Melbourne 02 Jan 1879
2 GE Palmer 124.0 4 65 165 11 v England Sydney 17 Feb 1882
3 FR Spofforth 64.3 4 33 90 14 v England The Oval 28 Aug 1882
4 GE Palmer 88.3 4 36 126 10 v England Melbourne 30 Dec 1882
5 FR Spofforth 92.1 4 42 117 11 v England Sydney 26 Jan 1883
6 FR Spofforth 96.1 4 45 144 10 v England Sydney 20 Feb 1885
7 CTB Turner 88.0 4 50 87 12 v England Sydney 10 Feb 1888
8 CTB Turner 49.0 4 17 63 10 v England Lord’s 16 Jul 1888
9 G Giffen 56.2 6 15 160 10 v England Sydney 29 Jan 1892
10 H Trumble 65.0 5 19 89 12 v England The Oval 10 Aug 1896
11 E Jones 72.1 5 26 164 10 v England Lord’s 15 Jun 1899
12 MA Noble 33.4 6 7 77 13 v England Melbourne 01 Jan 1902
13 MA Noble 40.0 6 10 103 11 v England Sheffield 03 Jul 1902
14 H Trumble 68.0 6 25 128 10 v England Manchester 24 Jul 1902
15 H Trumble 64.5 6 17 173 12 v England The Oval 11 Aug 1902
16 CG Macartney 42.2 6 11 85 11 v England Leeds 01 Jul 1909
17 HV Hordern 69.2 6 15 175 12 v England Sydney 15 Dec 1911
18 HV Hordern 62.0 6 13 161 10 v England Sydney 23 Feb 1912
19 AA Mailey 61.3 6 6 302 10 v England Adelaide 14 Jan 1921
20 AA Mailey 76.2 6 9 236 13 v England Melbourne 11 Feb 1921
21 CV Grimmett 31.3 8 5 82 11 v England Sydney 27 Feb 1925
22 CV Grimmett 62.0 6 10 201 10 v England Nottingham 13 Jun 1930
23 CV Grimmett 86.0 6 26 183 11 v West Indies Adelaide 12 Dec 1930
24 H Ironmonger 37.0 6 11 79 11 v West Indies Melbourne 13 Feb 1931
25 CV Grimmett 96.2 6 28 199 14 v South Africa Adelaide 29 Jan 1932
26 H Ironmonger 22.5 6 12 24 11 v South Africa Melbourne 12 Feb 1932
27 WJ O’Reilly 58.3 6 22 129 10 v England Melbourne 30 Dec 1932
28 WJ O’Reilly 78.4 6 40 129 11 v England Nottingham 08 Jun 1934
29 CV Grimmett 53.4 6 21 88 10 v South Africa Cape Town 01 Jan 1936
30 CV Grimmett 46.3 6 15 110 10 v South Africa Johannesburg 15 Feb 1936
31 CV Grimmett 93.0 6 41 173 13 v South Africa Durban 28 Feb 1936
32 LO Fleetwood-Smith 71.4 8 11 239 10 v England Adelaide 29 Jan 1937
33 WJ O’Reilly 56.0 6 25 122 10 v England Leeds 22 Jul 1938
34 ERH Toshack 19.3 8 7 31 11 v India Brisbane 28 Nov 1947
35 KR Miller 70.1 6 21 152 10 v England Lord’s 21 Jun 1956
36 R Benaud 53.2 6 16 105 11 v India Kolkata 02 Nov 1956
37 AK Davidson 77.4 6 30 124 12 v India Kanpur 19 Dec 1959
38 AK Davidson 54.6 8 6 222 11 v West Indies Brisbane 09 Dec 1960
39 GD McKenzie 52.3 6 17 91 10 v India Chennai 02 Oct 1964
40 NJN Hawke 52.4 6 15 115 10 v West Indies Georgetown 14 Apr 1965
41 GD McKenzie 40.4 8 4 151 10 v India Melbourne 30 Dec 1967
42 GD McKenzie 48.0 8 7 159 10 v West Indies Melbourne 26 Dec 1968
43 AA Mallett 54.2 6 19 144 10 v India Chennai 24 Dec 1969
44 RAL Massie 60.1 6 16 137 16 v England Lord’s 22 Jun 1972
45 DK Lillee 56.4 6 15 181 10 v England The Oval 10 Aug 1972
46 DK Lillee 37.0 8 5 135 10 v Pakistan Melbourne 01 Jan 1977
47 DK Lillee 33.2 8 6 123 11 v New Zealand Auckland 25 Feb 1977
48 DK Lillee 47.7 8 9 165 11 v England Melbourne 12 Mar 1977
49 RM Hogg 47.5 8 11 122 10 v England Perth 15 Dec 1978
50 RM Hogg 34.0 8 12 66 10 v England Melbourne 29 Dec 1978
51 G Dymock 63.4 6 12 166 12 v India Kanpur 02 Oct 1979
52 DK Lillee 66.1 6 15 138 11 v England Melbourne 01 Feb 1980
53 RJ Bright 57.5 6 22 111 10 v Pakistan Karachi 27 Feb 1980
54 DK Lillee 61.4 6 14 159 11 v England The Oval 27 Aug 1981
55 DK Lillee 53.4 6 11 127 10 v West Indies Melbourne 26 Dec 1981
56 B Yardley 58.0 6 9 185 10 v West Indies Sydney 02 Jan 1982
57 GF Lawson 54.0 6 15 134 11 v England Brisbane 26 Nov 1982
58 CG Rackemann 34.0 6 6 118 11 v Pakistan Perth 11 Nov 1983
59 GF Lawson 64.0 6 13 181 11 v West Indies Adelaide 07 Dec 1984
60 RG Holland 55.0 6 15 144 10 v West Indies Sydney 30 Dec 1984
61 RG Holland 88.0 6 35 174 10 v New Zealand Sydney 22 Nov 1985
62 GRJ Matthews 68.1 6 10 249 10 v India Chennai 18 Sep 1986
63 MG Hughes 73.1 6 16 217 13 v West Indies Perth 02 Dec 1988
64 AR Border 44.4 6 13 96 11 v West Indies Sydney 26 Jan 1989
65 TM Alderman 57.0 6 14 151 10 v England Leeds 08 Jun 1989
66 BA Reid 61.0 6 20 148 13 v England Melbourne 26 Dec 1990
67 CJ McDermott 44.1 6 4 157 11 v England Perth 01 Feb 1991
68 BA Reid 55.2 6 16 126 12 v India Melbourne 26 Dec 1991
69 CJ McDermott 60.1 6 17 168 10 v India Adelaide 25 Jan 1992
70 MR Whitney 35.1 6 7 95 11 v India Perth 01 Feb 1992
71 SK Warne 69.0 6 25 128 12 v South Africa Sydney 02 Jan 1994
72 SK Warne 71.4 6 29 110 11 v England Brisbane 25 Nov 1994
73 SK Warne 44.0 6 19 77 11 v Pakistan Brisbane 09 Nov 1995
74 MG Bevan 32.3 6 5 113 10 v West Indies Adelaide 25 Jan 1997
75 SK Warne 53.1 6 17 109 11 v South Africa Sydney 02 Jan 1998
76 SCG MacGill 40.2 6 6 107 12 v England Sydney 02 Jan 1999
77 GD McGrath 24.0 6 6 78 10 v West Indies Port of Spain 05 Mar 1999
78 GD McGrath 35.5 6 8 103 10 v India Sydney 02 Jan 2000
79 GD McGrath 33.0 6 21 27 10 v West Indies Brisbane 23 Nov 2000
80 CR Miller 52.5 6 19 113 10 v West Indies Adelaide 15 Dec 2000
81 SK Warne 72.2 6 15 229 11 v England The Oval 23 Aug 2001
82 SK Warne 55.0 6 10 188 11 v Pakistan Colombo (PSS) 03 Oct 2002
83 SCG MacGill 44.0 6 12 133 10 v Bangladesh Cairns 25 Jul 2003
84 SK Warne 57.4 6 14 159 10 v Sri Lanka Galle 08 Mar 2004
85 SK Warne 41.2 6 5 155 10 v Sri Lanka Kandy 16 Mar 2004
86 SK Warne 48.3 6 11 162 10 v England Birmingham 04 Aug 2005
87 SK Warne 76.0 6 8 246 12 v England The Oval 08 Sep 2005
88 JJ Krejza 74.5 6 4 358 12 v India Nagpur 06 Nov 2008
89 MG Johnson 58.2 6 9 159 11 v South Africa Perth 17 Dec 2008
90 MG Johnson 36.1 6 8 132 10 v New Zealand Hamilton 27 Mar 2010
91 MG Johnson 33.1 6 4 127 12 v South Africa Centurion 12 Feb 2014
92 NM Lyon 70.1 6 9 286 12 v India Adelaide 09 Dec 2014
93 MA Starc 28.4 6 8 94 11 v Sri Lanka Galle 04 Aug 2016
94 SNJ O’Keefe 28.1 6 6 70 12 v India Pune 23 Feb 2017
95 NM Lyon 69.2 6 18 154 13 v Bangladesh Chattogram 04 Sep 2017
96 PJ Cummins 29.4 6 11 62 10 v Sri Lanka Brisbane 24 Jan 2019
97 MA Starc 31.3 6 4 100 10 v Sri Lanka Canberra 01 Feb 2019
98 NM Lyon 47.3 6 14 118 10 v New Zealand Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia returned with match figures of 10 for 118 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the fourth occasion of an Australian bowler capturing ten or more wickets in a test against New Zealand. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Overs BPO M Runs W Opposition Ground Start Date
1 DK Lillee 33.2 8 6 123 11 v New Zealand Auckland 25 Feb 1977
2 RG Holland 88.0 6 35 174 10 v New Zealand Sydney 22 Nov 1985
3 MG Johnson 36.1 6 8 132 10 v New Zealand Hamilton 27 Mar 2010
4 NM Lyon 47.3 6 14 118 10 v New Zealand Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia returned with match figures of 10 for 118 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the 17th occasion of an Australian bowler capturing ten or more wickets in a test at Sydney. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Overs BPO M Runs W Opposition Ground Start Date
1 GE Palmer 124.0 4 65 165 11 v England Sydney 17 Feb 1882
2 FR Spofforth 92.1 4 42 117 11 v England Sydney 26 Jan 1883
3 FR Spofforth 96.1 4 45 144 10 v England Sydney 20 Feb 1885
4 CTB Turner 88.0 4 50 87 12 v England Sydney 10 Feb 1888
5 G Giffen 56.2 6 15 160 10 v England Sydney 29 Jan 1892
6 HV Hordern 69.2 6 15 175 12 v England Sydney 15 Dec 1911
7 HV Hordern 62.0 6 13 161 10 v England Sydney 23 Feb 1912
8 CV Grimmett 31.3 8 5 82 11 v England Sydney 27 Feb 1925
9 B Yardley 58.0 6 9 185 10 v West Indies Sydney 02 Jan 1982
10 RG Holland 55.0 6 15 144 10 v West Indies Sydney 30 Dec 1984
11 RG Holland 88.0 6 35 174 10 v New Zealand Sydney 22 Nov 1985
12 AR Border 44.4 6 13 96 11 v West Indies Sydney 26 Jan 1989
13 SK Warne 69.0 6 25 128 12 v South Africa Sydney 02 Jan 1994
14 SK Warne 53.1 6 17 109 11 v South Africa Sydney 02 Jan 1998
15 SCG MacGill 40.2 6 6 107 12 v England Sydney 02 Jan 1999
16 GD McGrath 35.5 6 8 103 10 v India Sydney 02 Jan 2000
17 NM Lyon 47.3 6 14 118 10 v New Zealand Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia returned with match figures of 10 for 118 against New Zealand in the just concluded test at Sydney to provide the third occasion of his capturing ten or more wickets in a test. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Overs BPO M Runs W Opposition Ground Start Date
1 NM Lyon 70.1 6 9 286 12 v India Adelaide 09 Dec 2014
2 NM Lyon 69.2 6 18 154 13 v Bangladesh Chattogram 04 Sep 2017
3 NM Lyon 47.3 6 14 118 10 v New Zealand Sydney 03 Jan 2020
JM Anderson rewrites the English record for most five plus wickets in a test innings.

JM Anderson rewrites the English record for most five plus wickets in a test innings.

JM Anderson of England captured five wickets conceding 40 runs against South Africa in the ongoing test at Cape Town. These figures represent his 28th five or more wicket hauls in a test innings. He now holds the record for most five wicket hauls by an England pace bowler. He rewrote the record held by IT Botham. IT Botham had taken five or more wickets in an innings on 27 occasions

Bowler No Overs M Runs W Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
JM Anderson 1 16.0 4 73 5 2 v Zimbabwe Lord’s 22 May 2003
JM Anderson 2 27.5 4 102 5 2 v South Africa Nottingham 14 Aug 2003
JM Anderson 3 24.2 8 42 5 2 v India Lord’s 19 Jul 2007
JM Anderson 4 20.0 4 73 5 2 v New Zealand Wellington 13 Mar 2008
JM Anderson 5 21.3 8 43 7 2 v New Zealand Nottingham 05 Jun 2008
JM Anderson 6 26.3 5 87 5 2 v West Indies Ch-le-St 14 May 2009
JM Anderson 7 24.0 7 80 5 1 v Australia Birmingham 30 Jul 2009
JM Anderson 8 21.1 1 63 5 1 v South Africa Cape Town 3 Jan 2010
JM Anderson 9 22.0 7 54 5 2 v Pakistan Nottingham 29 Jul 2010
JM Anderson 10 15.0 8 17 6 4 v Pakistan Nottingham 29 Jul 2010
JM Anderson 11 28.0 7 65 5 4 v India Lord’s 21 Jul 2011
JM Anderson 12 20.3 5 72 5 1 v Sri Lanka Galle 26 Mar 2012
JM Anderson 13 24.0 11 47 5 2 v New Zealand Lord’s 16 May 2013
JM Anderson 14 24.0 2 85 5 2 v Australia Nottingham 10 Jul 2013
JM Anderson 15 31.5 11 73 5 4 v Australia Nottingham 10 Jul 2013
JM Anderson 16 26.1 10 53 5 2 v India Southampton 27 Jul 2014
JM Anderson 17 12.4 5 42 6 2 v West Indies Bridgetown 01 May 2015
JM Anderson 18 14.4 2 47 6 1 v Australia Birmingham 29 Jul 2015
JM Anderson 19 11.4 6 16 5 2 v Sri Lanka Leeds 19 May 2016
JM Anderson 20 13.3 5 29 5 3 v Sri Lanka Leeds 19 May 2016
JM Anderson 21 27.0 9 58 5 3 v Sri Lanka Ch-le-St 27 May 2016
JM Anderson 22 23.2 6 72 5 1 v South Africa Nottingham 14 Jul 2017
JM Anderson 23 29.0 7 76 5 2 v West Indies Leeds 25 Aug 2017
JM Anderson 24 20.1 5 42 7 3 v West Indies Lord’s 07 Sep 2017
JM Anderson 25 22.0 7 43 5 3 v Australia Adelaide 02 Dec 2017
JM Anderson 26 13.2 5 20 5 1 v India Lord’s 09 Aug 2018
JM Anderson 27 30.0 13 46 5 1 v West Indies Bridgetown 23 Jan 2019
JM Anderson 28 19.0 6 40 5 2 v South Africa Cape Town 03 Jan 2020
                   
Bowler No Overs M Runs W Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
IT Botham 1 20.0 5 74 5 1 v Australia Nottingham 28 Jul 1977
IT Botham 2 11.0 3 21 5 2 v Australia Leeds 11 Aug 1977
IT Botham 3 24.7×8 6 73 5 2 v New Zealand Christchurch 24 Feb 1978
IT Botham 4 34.0×8 4 109 5 1 v New Zealand Auckland 04 Mar 1978
IT Botham 5 20.5 8 34 8 3 v Pakistan Lord’s 15 Jun 1978
IT Botham 6 21.0 9 34 6 2 v New Zealand Nottingham 10 Aug 1978
IT Botham 7 38.0 13 101 6 1 v New Zealand Lord’s 24 Aug 1978
IT Botham 8 18.1 4 39 5 3 v New Zealand Lord’s 24 Aug 1978
IT Botham 9 29.0 8 70 5 3 v India Birmingham 12 Jul 1979
IT Botham 10 19.0 9 35 5 1 v India Lord’s 02 Aug 1979
IT Botham 11 35.0 9 78 6 1 v Australia Perth 14 Dec 1979
IT Botham 12 45.5 14 98 5 3 v Australia Perth 14 Dec 1979
IT Botham 13 22.5 7 58 6 1 v India Mumbai 15 Feb 1980
IT Botham 14 26.0 7 48 7 3 v India Mumbai 15 Feb 1980
IT Botham 15 39.2 11 95 6 1 v Australia Leeds 16 Jul 1981
IT Botham 16 14.0 9 11 5 4 v Australia Birmingham 30 Jul 1981
IT Botham 17 47.0 13 125 6 1 v Australia The Oval 27 Aug 1981
IT Botham 18 22.3 3 61 5 3 v India Mumbai 27 Nov 1981
IT Botham 19 19.4 3 46 5 2 v India Lord’s 10 Jun 1982
IT Botham 20 30.0 8 74 5 3 v Pakistan Leeds 26 Aug 1982
IT Botham 21 27.4 8 59 5 1 v New Zealand Wellington 20 Jan 1984
IT Botham 22 27.4 6 103 8 2 v West Indies Lord’s 28 Jun 1984
IT Botham 23 23.0 8 72 5 1 v West Indies The Oval 09 Aug 1984
IT Botham 24 27.0 6 90 6 3 v Sri Lanka Lord’s 23 Aug 1984
IT Botham 25 24.0 2 109 5 2 v Australia Lord’s 27 Jun 1985
IT Botham 26 24.1 3 71 5 2 v West Indies Port of Spain 03 Apr 1986
IT Botham 27 16.0 4 41 5 1 v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 1986

JM Anderson now occupies the third place in the list of pace bowlers who have captured most five or more wickets in an innings in the annals of test cricket. The first two places are occupied by RJ Hadlee {36} and GD McGrath {29}. JM Anderson occupied the third place by surpassing IT Botham who had captured five or more wickets in an innings on 27 occasions. The following  table furnishes the list of pace bowlers who have captured five or more wickets on 25 or more occasions.

No Player Team Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave 5 10
1 RJ Hadlee NZl 086 150 21918 09611 431 9/052 15/123 22.29 36 9
2 GD McGrath Aus 124 243 29248 12186 563 8/024 10/027 21.64 29 3
3 JM Anderson Eng 151 281 32671 15647 582 7/042 11/071 26.88 28 3
4 IT Botham Eng 102 168 21815 10878 383 8/034 13/106 28.40 27 4
5 DW Steyn SAF 093 171 18608 10077 439 7/051 11/060 22.95 26 5
6 Wasim Akram Pak 104 181 22627 09779 414 7/119 11/110 23.62 25 5
Batsmen who have scored 200 plus runs in a test innings at Sydney

Batsmen who have scored 200 plus runs in a test innings at Sydney

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the 15th occasion of a batsman scoring 200 plus runs in a test innings at Sydney. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 SE Gregory 201 1 Aus Eng Sydney 14 Dec 1894
2 RE Foster 287 2 Eng Aus Sydney 11 Dec 1903
3 WR Hammond 251 2 Eng Aus Sydney 14 Dec 1928
4 WR Hammond 231* 1 Eng Aus Sydney 18 Dec 1936
5 SG Barnes 234 2 Aus Eng Sydney 13 Dec 1946
6 DG Bradman 234 2 Aus Eng Sydney 13 Dec 1946
7 KD Walters 242 1 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
8 GS Chappell 204 2 Aus Ind Sydney 02 Jan 1981
9 RJ Shastri 206 2 Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 1992
10 BC Lara 277 2 Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 1993
11 JL Langer 223 2 Aus Ind Sydney 02 Jan 2000
12 SR Tendulkar 241* 1 Ind Aus Sydney 02 Jan 2004
13 RT Ponting 207 2 Aus Pak Sydney 02 Jan 2005
14 MJ Clarke 329* 2 Aus Ind Sydney 03 Jan 2012
15 M Labuschagne 215 1 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

M Labuschagne of Australia scored 215 against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the ninth occasion of an Australian batsman scoring 200 plus runs in a test innings at Sydney. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 SE Gregory 201 1 Aus Eng Sydney 14 Dec 1894
2 SG Barnes 234 2 Aus Eng Sydney 13 Dec 1946
3 DG Bradman 234 2 Aus Eng Sydney 13 Dec 1946
4 KD Walters 242 1 Aus Win Sydney 14 Feb 1969
5 GS Chappell 204 2 Aus Ind Sydney 02 Jan 1981
6 JL Langer 223 2 Aus Ind Sydney 02 Jan 2000
7 RT Ponting 207 2 Aus Pak Sydney 02 Jan 2005
8 MJ Clarke 329* 2 Aus Ind Sydney 03 Jan 2012
9 M Labuschagne 215 1 Aus NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020
Australian bowlers who have captured five or more wickets in a test innings against New Zealand

Australian bowlers who have captured five or more wickets in a test innings against New Zealand

NM Lyon of Australia captured five wickets conceding 68 runs against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the 32nd occasion of an Australian bowler capturing five or more wickets in a test innings against New Zealand. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Opp Ground Start Date
1 WJ O’Reilly 12.0 5 14 5 1 NZl Wellington 29 Mar 1946
2 G Dymock 27.0×8 7 58 5 3 NZl Adelaide 26 Jan 1974
3 GJ Gilmour 15.0×8 3 64 5 2 NZl Auckland 22 Mar 1974
4 KJ O’Keeffe 28.0×8 5 101 5 2 NZl Christchurch 18 Feb 1977
5 DK Lillee 17.3×8 4 51 5 1 NZl Auckland 25 Feb 1977
6 DK Lillee 15.7×8 2 72 6 3 NZl Auckland 25 Feb 1977
7 DK Lillee 15.0 1 53 6 3 NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
8 DK Lillee 23.5 5 63 5 1 NZl Perth 12 Dec 1980
9 RG Holland 47.0 19 106 6 1 NZl Sydney 22 Nov 1985
10 CJ McDermott 35.0 8 97 5 1 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 1987
11 AIC Dodemaide 28.3 10 58 6 3 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 1987
12 TBA May 31.3 10 65 5 2 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
13 SK Warne 19.5 9 31 6 3 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
14 GD McGrath 17.0 6 32 5 4 NZl Brisbane 07 Nov 1997
15 SH Cook 10.2 3 39 5 3 NZl Perth 20 Nov 1997
16 SK Warne 28.0 6 88 5 4 NZl Hobart 27 Nov 1997
17 CR Miller 18.0 5 55 5 4 NZl Auckland 11 Mar 2000
18 B Lee 23.0 8 77 5 1 NZl Hamilton 31 Mar 2000
19 B Lee 23.0 6 67 5 2 NZl Brisbane 08 Nov 2001
20 GD McGrath 42.0 9 115 6 1 NZl Christchurch 10 Mar 2005
21 SK Warne 14.0 3 39 5 3 NZl Christchurch 10 Mar 2005
22 MG Johnson 17.3 6 39 5 4 NZl Brisbane 20 Nov 2008
23 B Lee 25.0 5 105 5 3 NZl Adelaide 28 Nov 2008
24 DE Bollinger 13.0 4 28 5 2 NZl Wellington 19 Mar 2010
25 MG Johnson 20.1 6 73 6 4 NZl Hamilton 27 Mar 2010
26 JL Pattinson 11.0 5 27 5 3 NZl Brisbane 01 Dec 2011
27 JL Pattinson 13.5 3 51 5 1 NZl Hobart 09 Dec 2011
28 JR Hazlewood 24.5 5 70 6 3 NZl Adelaide 27 Nov 2015
29 JM Bird 17.1 5 59 5 3 NZl Christchurch 20 Feb 2016
30 MA Starc 18.0 2 52 5 2 NZl Perth 12 Dec 2019
31 PJ Cummins 17.0 5 28 5 2 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 2019
32 NM Lyon 30.4 10 68 5 2 NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia captured five wickets conceding 68 runs against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the 20th occasion of an Australian bowler capturing five or more wickets in a test innings on home soil against New Zealand. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Opp Ground Start Date
1 G Dymock 27.0×8 7 58 5 3 NZl Adelaide 26 Jan 1974
2 DK Lillee 15.0 1 53 6 3 NZl Brisbane 28 Nov 1980
3 DK Lillee 23.5 5 63 5 1 NZl Perth 12 Dec 1980
4 RG Holland 47.0 19 106 6 1 NZl Sydney 22 Nov 1985
5 CJ McDermott 35.0 8 97 5 1 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 1987
6 AIC Dodemaide 28.3 10 58 6 3 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 1987
7 TBA May 31.3 10 65 5 2 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
8 SK Warne 19.5 9 31 6 3 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
9 GD McGrath 17.0 6 32 5 4 NZl Brisbane 7 Nov 1997
10 SH Cook 10.2 3 39 5 3 NZl Perth 20 Nov 1997
11 SK Warne 28.0 6 88 5 4 NZl Hobart 27 Nov 1997
12 B Lee 23.0 6 67 5 2 NZl Brisbane 08 Nov 2001
13 MG Johnson 17.3 6 39 5 4 NZl Brisbane 20 Nov 2008
14 B Lee 25.0 5 105 5 3 NZl Adelaide 28 Nov 2008
15 JL Pattinson 11.0 5 27 5 3 NZl Brisbane 01 Dec 2011
16 JL Pattinson 13.5 3 51 5 1 NZl Hobart 09 Dec 2011
17 JR Hazlewood 24.5 5 70 6 3 NZl Adelaide 27 Nov 2015
18 MA Starc 18.0 2 52 5 2 NZl Perth 12 Dec 2019
19 PJ Cummins 17.0 5 28 5 2 NZl Melbourne 26 Dec 2019
20 NM Lyon 30.4 10 68 5 2 NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia captured five wickets conceding 68 runs against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the eighth occasion of an Australian spin bowler capturing five or more wickets in a test innings against New Zealand. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Opp Ground Start Date
1 WJ O’Reilly 12.0 5 14 5 1 NZl Wellington 29 Mar 1946
2 KJ O’Keeffe 28.0×8 5 101 5 2 NZl Christchurch 18 Feb 1977
3 RG Holland 47.0 19 106 6 1 NZl Sydney 22 Nov 1985
4 TBA May 31.3 10 65 5 2 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
5 SK Warne 19.5 9 31 6 3 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
6 SK Warne 28.0 6 88 5 4 NZl Hobart 27 Nov 1997
7 SK Warne 14.0 3 39 5 3 NZl Christchurch 10 Mar 2005
8 NM Lyon 30.4 10 68 5 2 NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020

NM Lyon of Australia captured five wickets conceding 68 runs against New Zealand in the ongoing test at Sydney to provide the fifth occasion of an Australian spin bowler capturing five or more wickets in a test innings on home soil against New Zealand. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Overs M Runs W Inns Opp Ground Start Date
1 RG Holland 47.0 19 106 6 1 NZl Sydney 22 Nov 1985
2 TBA May 31.3 10 65 5 2 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
3 SK Warne 19.5 9 31 6 4 NZl Hobart 26 Nov 1993
4 SK Warne 28.0 6 88 5 4 NZl Hobart 27 Nov 1997
5 NM Lyon 30.4 10 68 5 2 NZl Sydney 03 Jan 2020
M Labuschagne rewrites the 67 year old record held by RN Harvey for most runs in five tests on home soil

M Labuschagne rewrites the 67 year old record held by RN Harvey for most runs in five tests on home soil

M Labuschagne of Australia aggregated 837 runs in five tests at home in 2019-20 season. He rewrote the record held by RN Harvey of Australia in this category of statistics. RN Harvey had aggregate 834 runs in five tests at home against South Africa in 1952-53. RN Harveys record stood rock soild for 67 Seasons.  M Labuschagne become the sixth batsman and the third Australian batsman to total 800 plus  runs in five test on home soil. His feat provides the fourth occasion of an Australian batsman accomplishing such a feat. The following table lists the six occasions of such a feat.

No Player Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0 Team Opp Season
1 M Labuschagne 5 7 0 837 215 119.57 4 2 0 Aus Pak+NZl 2019-20
2 RN Harvey 5 9 0 834 205 92.66 4 3 0 Aus SAF 1952-53
3 CL Walcott 5 10 0 827 155 82.70 5 2 0 Win Aus 1955
4 GS Sobers 5 8 2 824 365* 137.33 3 3 0 Win Pak 1957-58
5 DG Bradman 5 9 0 810 270 90.00 3 1 2 Aus Eng 1936-37
6 DG Bradman 5 5 1 806 299* 201.50 4 0 0 Aus SAF 1931-32