Records / Test matches / Team records / Most players used by one side in a series

Team Mat Players Opposition
England 5 30 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1921
England 6 29 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1989
Australia 5 28 v England
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1884/85
West Indies 4 27 v England
England in West Indies Test Series, 1929/30
India 5 26 v Pakistan
Pakistan in India Test Series, 1952/53
England 4 25 v West Indies
West Indies in England Test Series, 1950
England 5 25 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1909
England 5 25 v South Africa
South Africa in England Test Series, 1935
England 5 25 v South Africa
South Africa in England Test Series, 1955
England 5 24 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1899
India 5 24 v West Indies
West Indies in India Test Series, 1958/59
England 6 24 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1993
South Africa 5 23 v England
England in South Africa Test Series, 1913/14
England 5 23 v South Africa
South Africa in England Test Series, 1929
India 5 23 v England
England in India Test Series, 1951/52
England 5 23 v West Indies
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1966
West Indies 5 23 v Australia
The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1977/78
England 5 23 v West Indies
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1988
Australia 5 22 v England
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1894/95
England 5 22 v South Africa
South Africa in England Test Series, 1924
England 5 21 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1930
England 5 21 v South Africa
South Africa in England Test Series, 1947
England 5 21 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1948
England 5 21 v India
India in England Test Series, 1959
India 5 21 v Australia
Australia in India Test Series, 1959/60
England 5 21 v West Indies
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1976
England 5 21 v West Indies
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1984
England 6 21 v West Indies
The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1995
South Africa 3 20 v England
England in South Africa Test Series, 1895/96
England 4 20 v New Zealand
New Zealand in England Test Series, 1949
New Zealand 4 20 v West Indies
West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1955/56
Australia 5 20 v England
The Ashes (England in Australia), 1928/29
India 5 20 v New Zealand
New Zealand in India Test Series, 1955/56
England 5 20 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1956
India 5 20 v Pakistan
Pakistan in India Test Series, 1960/61
England 5 20 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1964
England 5 20 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1968
West Indies 5 20 v India
India in West Indies Test Series, 1970/71
England 6 20 v Australia
The Ashes (Australia in England), 1981

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Jul 24-28, 2014 [Test # 2131]
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]

Statsguru Trivia

Use Statsguru to submit your own queries and mail us the urls here

Did you know?

Zimbabwe has not played a three-Test series in the last 13 years. Their last three-Test series was against Sri Lanka in 2001/02. Out of the 49 series that Zimbabwe have played, only five have included three Tests. Their upcoming 50th Test series - against Bangladesh - is set to have three Tests.

Random Record

Most consecutive five-wickets-in-an-innings - Test matches

Sponsored Links

Tournament, match & LIVE fixed odds at bet365