Highest run rate in a completed innings
Team Score Overs RR Inns Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Australia 296 51.0 5.80 2 v South Africa Johannesburg 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
England 166 31.4 5.24 4 v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2014 Test # 2113
England 407 79.2 5.13 1 v Australia Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
Australia 550 107.2 5.12 1 v South Africa Adelaide 22 Nov 2012 Test # 2061
South Africa 569 111.5 5.08 3 v Australia Perth 30 Nov 2012 Test # 2064
West Indies 450 88.4 5.07 1 v England Leeds 22 Jul 1976 Test # 780
Sri Lanka 228 46.0 4.95 4 v Pakistan Karachi 12 Mar 2000 Test # 1489
West Indies 274 42.2x8 4.86 2 v Australia Adelaide 23 Jan 1976 Test # 768
Australia 369 76.2 4.83 2 v India Perth 13 Jan 2012 Test # 2029
New Zealand 451 93.3 4.82 4 v England Christchurch 13 Mar 2002 Test # 1594
Bangladesh 250 51.5 4.82 3 v Sri Lanka Dhaka 27 Jan 2014 Test # 2116
Australia 528 109.4 4.81 1 v South Africa Sydney 9 Dec 1910 Test # 111
South Africa 454 95.0 4.77 1 v Australia Johannesburg 11 Oct 1902 Test # 75
Australia 327 68.3 4.77 3 v England The Oval 18 Aug 1934 Test # 237
Australia 349 73.2 4.75 2 v India Mumbai 27 Feb 2001 Test # 1531
Pakistan 296 62.3 4.73 4 v West Indies Bridgetown 26 May 2005 Test # 1752
Australia 382 80.5 4.72 2 v South Africa Cape Town 8 Mar 2002 Test # 1593
Australia 190 40.2 4.71 1 v England Lord's 21 Jul 2005 Test # 1756
West Indies 237 50.3 4.69 1 v Australia Georgetown 10 Apr 2003 Test # 1638
West Indies 152 32.3 4.67 2 v England Lord's 6 May 2009 Test # 1919
England 568 121.4 4.66 1 v West Indies Lord's 22 Jul 2004 Test # 1707
Bangladesh 124 26.4 4.65 3 v India Chittagong 17 Dec 2004 Test # 1727
India 482 104.3 4.61 2 v New Zealand Auckland 22 Feb 1990 Test # 1139
West Indies 585 95.4x8 4.59 2 v Australia Perth 12 Dec 1975 Test # 765
Australia 456 99.1 4.59 2 v England Perth 29 Nov 2002 Test # 1629
Australia 450 97.5 4.59 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921 Test # 146
India 495 108.0 4.58 2 v West Indies Mumbai 14 Nov 2013 Test # 2102
Pakistan 652 142.4 4.57 2 v India Faisalabad 3 Jan 1983 Test # 945
Australia 578 126.2 4.57 3 v South Africa Melbourne 17 Feb 1911 Test # 114
New Zealand 327 71.4 4.56 2 v South Africa Centurion 15 Apr 2006 Test # 1798
Pakistan 245 54.0 4.53 3 v India Rawalpindi 13 Apr 2004 Test # 1697
West Indies 216 47.4 4.53 4 v New Zealand Kingston 8 Jun 2014 Test # 2123
England 544 120.2 4.52 3 v India Nottingham 29 Jul 2011 Test # 2001
South Africa 240 53.0 4.52 2 v Australia Johannesburg 18 Oct 1902 Test # 76
India 265 58.4 4.51 4 v Pakistan Karachi 29 Jan 2006 Test # 1783
Australia 363 80.3 4.50 2 v England Sydney 2 Jan 2003 Test # 1636
India 261 58.0 4.50 3 v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2000 Test # 1481
West Indies 481 107.0 4.49 1 v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 12 Nov 2003 Test # 1669
England 294 65.3 4.48 1 v Australia Birmingham 5 Jul 2001 Test # 1550
Australia 276 61.3 4.48 3 v England Sydney 3 Jan 2014 Test # 2113
West Indies 326 54.5x8 4.47 4 v Australia Melbourne 31 Jan 1976 Test # 770
India 287 64.1 4.47 1 v Pakistan Lahore 5 Apr 2004 Test # 1695
Australia 447 100.1 4.46 1 v England Leeds 16 Aug 2001 Test # 1556
Australia 576 129.4 4.44 2 v England Birmingham 5 Jul 2001 Test # 1550
West Indies 421 94.4 4.44 2 v Pakistan Bridgetown 18 Feb 1977 Test # 797
Australia 218 49.1 4.43 2 v England Nottingham 25 Aug 2005 Test # 1762
Sri Lanka 324 73.1 4.42 4 v Australia Kandy 16 Mar 2004 Test # 1688
England 101 22.5 4.42 4 v Australia Melbourne 5 Mar 1904 Test # 82
Bangladesh 253 57.3 4.40 3 v India Dhaka 25 May 2007 Test # 1833
India 244 55.3 4.39 3 v England Birmingham 10 Aug 2011 Test # 2003
India 238 54.1 4.39 2 v Pakistan Karachi 29 Jan 2006 Test # 1783
Australia 556 127.0 4.37 1 v India Adelaide 12 Dec 2003 Test # 1673
Australia 407 93.1 4.36 1 v England Leeds 2 Jul 1921 Test # 142
Australia 348 79.4 4.36 1 v South Africa Melbourne 31 Dec 1910 Test # 112
New Zealand 484 111.1 4.35 2 v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 15 Aug 2005 Test # 1761
India 372 85.3 4.35 1 v Pakistan Faisalabad 3 Jan 1983 Test # 945
Pakistan 291 67.0 4.34 3 v West Indies Bridgetown 18 Feb 1977 Test # 797
West Indies 229 52.4 4.34 2 v England Manchester 7 Jun 2007 Test # 1835
Sri Lanka 152 35.0 4.34 3 v West Indies St John's 13 Jun 1997 Test # 1369
Bangladesh 316 72.5 4.33 3 v England Chester-le-Street 3 Jun 2005 Test # 1753
Sri Lanka 541 125.1 4.32 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 6 May 2004 Test # 1698
Australia 279 64.3 4.32 4 v England Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
Pakistan 588 136.2 4.31 1 v India Faisalabad 21 Jan 2006 Test # 1782
Australia 280 64.5 4.31 2 v England Nottingham 10 Jul 2013 Test # 2090
Australia 246 57.0 4.31 2 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 20 Feb 2014 Test # 2121
England 486 112.5 4.30 1 v Sri Lanka Lord's 3 Jun 2011 Test # 1995
West Indies 455 105.5 4.29 1 v Pakistan Bridgetown 23 Apr 1993 Test # 1221
Australia 270 62.5 4.29 2 v South Africa Johannesburg 31 Mar 2006 Test # 1795
Australia 197 45.5 4.29 2 v England Manchester 24 Jul 1905 Test # 86
Australia 392 91.3 4.28 2 v England Sydney 25 Feb 1921 Test # 139
Australia 326 76.0 4.28 1 v England Sydney 3 Jan 2014 Test # 2113
Sri Lanka 278 64.5 4.28 1 v West Indies Port of Spain 3 Apr 2008 Test # 1872
Australia 130 30.2 4.28 2 v England Manchester 13 Aug 1981 Test # 907
Australia 445 104.1 4.27 2 v England Leeds 7 Aug 2009 Test # 1929
Australia 349 98.0x5 4.27 3 v England The Oval 14 Aug 1893 Test # 40
West Indies 280 65.3 4.27 1 v Pakistan Kingston 15 Apr 1977 Test # 803
England 263 61.3 4.27 3 v Australia Leeds 7 Aug 2009 Test # 1929
Bangladesh 188 44.0 4.27 1 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 12 Sep 2005 Test # 1764
England 617 144.5 4.26 2 v India Nottingham 8 Aug 2002 Test # 1612
England 533 125.0 4.26 2 v Australia Leeds 13 Jun 1985 Test # 1017
India 438 102.4 4.26 2 v New Zealand Wellington 14 Feb 2014 Test # 2120
West Indies 214 37.5x8 4.26 1 v Australia Brisbane 28 Nov 1975 Test # 764
Australia 568 133.3 4.25 2 v Pakistan Sydney 2 Jan 2005 Test # 1731
New Zealand 307 72.1 4.25 1 v England Christchurch 3 Feb 1984 Test # 976
Pakistan 279 65.3 4.25 2 v Australia Colombo (PSS) 3 Oct 2002 Test # 1615

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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v India at Lord's, 2nd Test, Jul 17-21, 2014 [Test # 2130]
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, 1st Test, Jul 16-20, 2014 [Test # 2129]
England v India at Nottingham, 1st Test, Jul 9-13, 2014 [Test # 2128]

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