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Team Series Result Mat Won Lost Series
New Zealand 30 lost 4 0 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1929/30
lost 3 0 1 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1931
lost 2 0 2 South Africa in New Zealand Test Series, 1931/32
drawn 2 0 0 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1932/33
lost 3 0 1 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1937
lost 1 0 1 Australia in New Zealand Test Match, 1945/46
drawn 1 0 0 England in New Zealand Test Match, 1946/47
drawn 4 0 0 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1949
lost 2 0 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1950/51
lost 2 0 1 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1951/52
lost 2 0 1 South Africa in New Zealand Test Series, 1952/53
lost 5 0 4 New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1953/54
lost 2 0 2 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1954/55
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in Pakistan Test Series, 1955/56
lost 5 0 2 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1955/56
lost 4 1 3 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1955/56
lost 5 0 4 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1958
lost 2 0 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1958/59
drawn 5 2 2 New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1961/62
lost 3 0 3 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1962/63
drawn 3 0 0 South Africa in New Zealand Test Series, 1963/64
drawn 3 0 0 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1964/65
lost 4 0 1 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1964/65
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in Pakistan Test Series, 1964/65
lost 3 0 3 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1965
drawn 3 0 0 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1965/66
lost 4 1 3 India in New Zealand Test Series, 1967/68
drawn 3 1 1 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1968/69
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1969
drawn 3 1 1 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1969/70
New Zealand 17 lost 2 0 1 New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1992/93
lost 1 0 1 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Match, 1992/93
drawn 3 1 1 Trans-Tasman Trophy (Australia in New Zealand), 1992/93
lost 3 0 2 Trans-Tasman Trophy (New Zealand in Australia), 1993/94
lost 3 1 2 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1993/94
drawn 1 0 0 India in New Zealand Test Match, 1993/94
lost 3 0 1 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1994
lost 3 1 2 New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1994/95
lost 2 0 1 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1994/95
lost 1 0 1 Centenary Test (South Africa in New Zealand), 1994/95
lost 2 0 1 Sri Lanka in New Zealand Test Series, 1994/95
lost 3 0 1 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1995/96
lost 1 0 1 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Match, 1995/96
drawn 2 0 0 Zimbabwe in New Zealand Test Series, 1995/96
lost 2 0 1 New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1995/96
drawn 2 1 1 New Zealand in Pakistan Test Series, 1996/97
lost 3 0 2 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1996/97
Bangladesh 16 lost 1 0 1 India in Bangladesh Test Match, 2000/01
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2000/01
lost 2 0 1 Zimbabwe in Bangladesh Test Series, 2001/02
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in New Zealand Test Series, 2001/02
lost 2 0 2 Pakistan in Bangladesh Test Series, 2001/02
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2002
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in South Africa Test Series, 2002/03
lost 2 0 2 West Indies in Bangladesh Test Series, 2002/03
lost 2 0 2 South Africa in Bangladesh Test Series, 2003
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in Australia Test Series, 2003
lost 3 0 3 Bangladesh in Pakistan Test Series, 2003
lost 2 0 2 England in Bangladesh Test Series, 2003/04
lost 2 0 1 Bangladesh in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2003/04
lost 2 0 1 Bangladesh in West Indies Test Series, 2004
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in Bangladesh Test Series, 2004/05
lost 2 0 2 India in Bangladesh Test Series, 2004/05
Zimbabwe 15 drawn 1 0 0 India in Zimbabwe Test Match, 1992/93
lost 2 0 1 New Zealand in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1992/93
lost 1 0 1 Zimbabwe in India Test Match, 1992/93
lost 3 0 2 Zimbabwe in Pakistan Test Series, 1993/94
drawn 3 0 0 Sri Lanka in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1994/95
lost 3 1 2 Pakistan in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1994/95
lost 1 0 1 South Africa in Zimbabwe Test Match, 1995/96
drawn 2 0 0 Zimbabwe in New Zealand Test Series, 1995/96
lost 2 0 2 Zimbabwe in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1996
lost 2 0 1 Zimbabwe in Pakistan Test Series, 1996/97
drawn 2 0 0 England in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1996/97
drawn 2 0 0 New Zealand in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1997/98
lost 2 0 2 Zimbabwe in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1997/98
lost 2 0 2 Zimbabwe in New Zealand Test Series, 1997/98
lost 2 0 1 Pakistan in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1997/98
New Zealand 14 lost 2 0 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1970/71
drawn 5 0 0 New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1971/72
lost 3 0 1 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1972/73
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1973
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in Australia Test Series, 1973/74
drawn 3 1 1 Australia in New Zealand Test Series, 1973/74
lost 2 0 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1974/75
drawn 3 1 1 India in New Zealand Test Series, 1975/76
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in Pakistan Test Series, 1976/77
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1976/77
lost 2 0 1 Australia in New Zealand Test Series, 1976/77
drawn 3 1 1 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1977/78
lost 3 0 3 New Zealand in England Test Series, 1978
lost 3 0 1 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1978/79
West Indies 13 lost 4 0 4 The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 2004
lost 4 0 2 Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (South Africa in West Indies), 2005
drawn 2 1 1 Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 2005
lost 2 0 2 West Indies in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2005
lost 3 0 3 The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 2005/06
lost 3 0 2 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 2005/06
lost 4 0 1 India in West Indies Test Series, 2006
lost 3 0 2 West Indies in Pakistan Test Series, 2006/07
lost 4 0 3 The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 2007
lost 3 1 2 Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (West Indies in South Africa), 2007/08
drawn 2 1 1 Sri Lanka in West Indies Test Series, 2007/08
lost 3 0 2 The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 2008
drawn 2 0 0 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 2008/09
Bangladesh 13 lost 2 0 2 India in Bangladesh Test Series, 2009/10
lost 1 0 1 Bangladesh in New Zealand Test Match, 2009/10
lost 2 0 2 England in Bangladesh Test Series, 2009/10
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in England Test Series, 2010
lost 1 0 1 Bangladesh in Zimbabwe Test Match, 2011
lost 2 0 1 West Indies in Bangladesh Test Series, 2011/12
lost 2 0 2 Pakistan in Bangladesh Test Series, 2011/12
lost 2 0 2 West Indies in Bangladesh Test Series, 2012/13
lost 2 0 1 Bangladesh in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2012/13
drawn 2 1 1 Bangladesh in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2013
drawn 2 0 0 New Zealand in Bangladesh Test Series, 2013/14
lost 2 0 1 Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series, 2013/14
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in West Indies Test Series, 2014
Sri Lanka 12 lost 3 0 2 Sri Lanka in Pakistan Test Series, 1985/86
drawn 3 1 1 Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1985/86
lost 3 0 2 Sri Lanka in India Test Series, 1986/87
drawn 3 0 0 New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1987
lost 1 0 1 Sri Lanka in Australia Test Match, 1987/88
lost 1 0 1 Sri Lanka in England Test Match, 1988
lost 2 0 1 Sri Lanka in Australia Test Series, 1989/90
lost 1 0 1 Sri Lanka in India Test Match, 1990/91
drawn 3 0 0 Sri Lanka in New Zealand Test Series, 1990/91
lost 1 0 1 Sri Lanka in England Test Match, 1991
lost 3 0 1 Sri Lanka in Pakistan Test Series, 1991/92
lost 3 0 1 Australia in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1992
Bangladesh 11 lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in England Test Series, 2005
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2005
lost 2 0 2 Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series, 2005/06
lost 2 0 2 Australia in Bangladesh Test Series, 2005/06
lost 2 0 1 India in Bangladesh Test Series, 2007
lost 3 0 3 Bangladesh in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2007
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in New Zealand Test Series, 2007/08
lost 2 0 2 South Africa in Bangladesh Test Series, 2007/08
lost 2 0 1 New Zealand in Bangladesh Test Series, 2008/09
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in South Africa Test Series, 2008/09
lost 2 0 2 Sri Lanka in Bangladesh Test Series, 2008/09
India 10 lost 3 0 1 India in England Test Series, 1982
drawn 1 0 0 Sri Lanka in India Test Match, 1982/83
lost 6 0 3 India in Pakistan Test Series, 1982/83
lost 5 0 2 India in West Indies Test Series, 1982/83
drawn 3 0 0 Pakistan in India Test Series, 1983/84
lost 6 0 3 West Indies in India Test Series, 1983/84
drawn 3 0 0 India in Pakistan Test Series, 1984/85
lost 5 1 2 England in India Test Series, 1984/85
lost 3 0 1 India in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1985
drawn 3 0 0 India in Australia Test Series, 1985/86
Pakistan 10 lost 3 1 2 Pakistan in South Africa Test Series, 2006/07
lost 2 0 1 South Africa in Pakistan Test Series, 2007/08
lost 3 0 1 Pakistan in India Test Series, 2007/08
drawn 2 0 0 Sri Lanka in Pakistan Test Series, 2008/09
lost 3 0 2 Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2009
drawn 3 1 1 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 2009/10
lost 3 0 3 Pakistan in Australia Test Series, 2009/10
drawn 2 1 1 MCC Spirit of Cricket Test Series (Australia, Pakistan in England), 2010
lost 4 1 3 Pakistan in England Test Series, 2010
drawn 2 0 0 Pakistan v South Africa Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2010/11
South Africa 9 lost 5 1 4 South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1910/11
lost 3 0 2 Australia v South Africa Test Series (in England), 1912
lost 3 0 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1912
lost 5 0 4 England in South Africa Test Series, 1913/14
lost 3 0 1 Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1921/22
lost 5 1 2 England in South Africa Test Series, 1922/23
lost 5 0 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1924
drawn 5 2 2 England in South Africa Test Series, 1927/28
lost 5 0 2 South Africa in England Test Series, 1929
India 8 lost 1 0 1 India in England Test Match, 1932
lost 3 0 2 England in India Test Series, 1933/34
lost 3 0 2 India in England Test Series, 1936
lost 3 0 1 India in England Test Series, 1946
lost 5 0 4 India in Australia Test Series, 1947/48
lost 5 0 1 West Indies in India Test Series, 1948/49
drawn 5 1 1 England in India Test Series, 1951/52
lost 4 0 3 India in England Test Series, 1952
South Africa 8 lost 5 2 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1955
drawn 5 2 2 England in South Africa Test Series, 1956/57
lost 5 0 3 Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58
lost 5 0 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1960
drawn 5 2 2 New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 1961/62
drawn 5 1 1 South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1963/64
drawn 3 0 0 South Africa in New Zealand Test Series, 1963/64
lost 5 0 1 England in South Africa Test Series, 1964/65
Australia 8 lost 5 0 3 The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1983/84
lost 5 1 3 The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1984/85
lost 6 1 3 The Ashes (Australia in England), 1985
lost 3 1 2 Trans-Tasman Trophy (New Zealand in Australia), 1985/86
drawn 3 0 0 India in Australia Test Series, 1985/86
lost 3 0 1 Trans-Tasman Trophy (Australia in New Zealand), 1985/86
drawn 3 0 0 Australia in India Test Series, 1986/87
lost 5 1 2 The Ashes (England in Australia), 1986/87
Zimbabwe 8 lost 1 0 1 Southern Cross Trophy (Australia in Zimbabwe), 1999/00
lost 2 0 2 South Africa v Zimbabwe Test Series (in South Africa/Zimbabwe), 1999/00
lost 3 0 1 Sri Lanka in Zimbabwe Test Series, 1999/00
lost 2 0 2 Zimbabwe in West Indies Test Series, 1999/00
lost 2 0 1 Zimbabwe in England Test Series, 2000
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2000/01
lost 2 0 1 Zimbabwe in India Test Series, 2000/01
drawn 1 0 0 Zimbabwe in New Zealand Test Match, 2000/01
Sri Lanka 8 lost 3 0 2 Sri Lanka in India Test Series, 2009/10
drawn 3 1 1 India in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2010
drawn 3 0 0 West Indies in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2010/11
lost 3 0 1 Sri Lanka in England Test Series, 2011
lost 3 0 1 Warne-Muralitharan Trophy (Australia in Sri Lanka), 2011
lost 3 0 1 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Test Series (in United Arab Emirates), 2011/12
lost 3 1 2 Sri Lanka in South Africa Test Series, 2011/12
drawn 2 1 1 England in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2011/12
New Zealand 8 lost 3 0 1 South Africa in New Zealand Test Series, 2011/12
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 2012
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in India Test Series, 2012
drawn 2 1 1 New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2012/13
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in South Africa Test Series, 2012/13
drawn 3 0 0 England in New Zealand Test Series, 2012/13
lost 2 0 2 New Zealand in England Test Series, 2013
drawn 2 0 0 New Zealand in Bangladesh Test Series, 2013/14
Zimbabwe 8* lost 1 0 1 Pakistan in Zimbabwe Test Match, 2011
lost 1 0 1 New Zealand in Zimbabwe Test Match, 2011/12
lost 1 0 1 Zimbabwe in New Zealand Test Match, 2011/12
lost 2 0 2 Clive Lloyd Trophy (Zimbabwe in West Indies), 2012/13
drawn 2 1 1 Bangladesh in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2013
drawn 2 1 1 Pakistan in Zimbabwe Test Series, 2013
lost 1 0 1 South Africa in Zimbabwe Test Match, 2014
lost 3 0 3 Zimbabwe in Bangladesh Test Series, 2014/15
Australia 7 lost 3 0 1 The Ashes (Australia in England), 1884
lost 5 2 3 The Ashes (England in Australia), 1884/85
lost 3 0 3 The Ashes (Australia in England), 1886
lost 2 0 2 The Ashes (England in Australia), 1886/87
lost 1 0 1 The Ashes (England in Australia), 1887/88
lost 3 1 2 The Ashes (Australia in England), 1888
lost 3 0 2 The Ashes (Australia in England), 1890
South Africa 7 lost 5 0 4 Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1935/36
lost 5 0 1 England in South Africa Test Series, 1938/39
lost 5 0 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1947
lost 5 0 2 England in South Africa Test Series, 1948/49
lost 5 0 4 Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1949/50
lost 5 1 3 South Africa in England Test Series, 1951
drawn 5 2 2 South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1952/53
Pakistan 7 lost 3 0 2 Australia in Pakistan Test Series, 1959/60
drawn 5 0 0 Pakistan in India Test Series, 1960/61
lost 3 0 1 England in Pakistan Test Series, 1961/62
lost 5 0 4 Pakistan in England Test Series, 1962
drawn 1 0 0 Australia in Pakistan Test Match, 1964/65
drawn 1 0 0 Pakistan in Australia Test Match, 1964/65
drawn 3 0 0 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1964/65
West Indies 7 lost 5 0 1 The Wisden Trophy (England in West Indies), 1967/68
lost 5 1 3 The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 1968/69
drawn 3 1 1 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1968/69
lost 3 0 2 The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 1969
lost 5 0 1 India in West Indies Test Series, 1970/71
drawn 5 0 0 New Zealand in West Indies Test Series, 1971/72
lost 5 0 2 The Frank Worrell Trophy (Australia in West Indies), 1972/73
Sri Lanka 7 lost 1 0 1 England in Sri Lanka Test Match, 1981/82
lost 3 0 2 Sri Lanka in Pakistan Test Series, 1981/82
drawn 1 0 0 Sri Lanka in India Test Match, 1982/83
lost 2 0 2 Sri Lanka in New Zealand Test Series, 1982/83
lost 1 0 1 Australia in Sri Lanka Test Match, 1982/83
lost 3 0 2 New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1983/84
drawn 1 0 0 Sri Lanka in England Test Match, 1984
New Zealand 7 drawn 3 1 1 West Indies in New Zealand Test Series, 1986/87
drawn 3 0 0 New Zealand in Sri Lanka Test Series, 1987
lost 3 0 1 Trans-Tasman Trophy (New Zealand in Australia), 1987/88
drawn 3 0 0 England in New Zealand Test Series, 1987/88
lost 3 1 2 New Zealand in India Test Series, 1988/89
drawn 3 0 0 Pakistan in New Zealand Test Series, 1988/89
drawn 1 0 0 Trans-Tasman Trophy (New Zealand in Australia), 1989/90
West Indies 7 lost 2 0 2 The Wisden Trophy (West Indies in England), 2009
lost 2 0 2 Bangladesh in West Indies Test Series, 2009
lost 3 0 2 The Frank Worrell Trophy (West Indies in Australia), 2009/10
lost 3 0 2 Sir Vivian Richards Trophy (South Africa in West Indies), 2010
drawn 3 0 0 West Indies in Sri Lanka Test Series, 2010/11
drawn 2 1 1 Pakistan in West Indies Test Series, 2011
lost 3 0 1 India in West Indies Test Series, 2011

* indicates that the sequence is ongoing

One-off Tests are included as series, and tournaments with more than two teams are excluded

Records include the following recent matches:
New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), 2nd Test, Nov 17-21, 2014 [Test # 2146]
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, 3rd Test, Nov 12-16, 2014 [Test # 2145]
New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi, 1st Test, Nov 9-13, 2014 [Test # 2144]

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