High scores
Player Runs Mins Balls 4s 6s Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
GS Sobers 365* 614 - 38 0 West Indies v Pakistan Kingston 26 Feb 1958 Test # 450
Hanif Mohammad 337 970 - 24 0 Pakistan v West Indies Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
PBH May 285* 600 - 25 2 England v West Indies Birmingham 30 May 1957 Test # 439
DCS Compton 278 287 - 34 1 England v Pakistan Nottingham 1 Jul 1954 Test # 388
FMM Worrell 261 335 - 35 2 West Indies v England Nottingham 20 Jul 1950 Test # 325
CC Hunte 260 - - 28 1 West Indies v Pakistan Kingston 26 Feb 1958 Test # 450
TW Graveney 258 471 - 30 0 England v West Indies Nottingham 4 Jul 1957 Test # 441
DJ McGlew 255* 534 - 19 0 South Africa v New Zealand Wellington 6 Mar 1953 Test # 368
FMM Worrell 237 570 - 35 0 West Indies v India Kingston 28 Mar 1953 Test # 371
EAB Rowan 236 550 - 28 0 South Africa v England Leeds 26 Jul 1951 Test # 337
MH Mankad 231 525 - 21 0 India v New Zealand Chennai 6 Jan 1956 Test # 420
B Sutcliffe 230* 540 - 30 0 New Zealand v India Delhi 16 Dec 1955 Test # 418
PR Umrigar 223 503 - 26 0 India v New Zealand Hyderabad (Deccan) 19 Nov 1955 Test # 416
MH Mankad 223 470 - 22 0 India v New Zealand Mumbai (BS) 2 Dec 1955 Test # 417
CL Walcott 220 390 - 28 1 West Indies v England Bridgetown 6 Feb 1954 Test # 383
DS Atkinson 219 351 - 29 1 West Indies v Australia Bridgetown 14 May 1955 Test # 406
RB Kanhai 217 420 - 32 0 West Indies v Pakistan Lahore 26 Mar 1959 Test # 473
Imtiaz Ahmed 209 380 - 28 0 Pakistan v New Zealand Lahore 26 Oct 1955 Test # 414
AD Nourse 208 555 - 25 0 South Africa v England Nottingham 7 Jun 1951 Test # 334
ED Weekes 207 445 - 20 0 West Indies v India Port of Spain 21 Jan 1953 Test # 363
AR Morris 206 462 - 23 0 Australia v England Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
ED Weekes 206 360 - - 0 West Indies v England Port of Spain 17 Mar 1954 Test # 385
RN Harvey 205 295 - 19 0 Australia v South Africa Melbourne 6 Feb 1953 Test # 365
L Hutton 205 532 - 24 1 England v West Indies Kingston 30 Mar 1954 Test # 386
RN Harvey 204 410 - 24 1 Australia v West Indies Kingston 11 Jun 1955 Test # 408
RB Kanhai 203* - - - - West Indies v India Kolkata 31 Dec 1958 Test # 463
L Hutton 202* 470 - 22 0 England v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1950 Test # 326
GS Sobers 198 340 - 28 0 West Indies v India Kanpur 12 Dec 1958 Test # 461
ED Weekes 197 - - - 0 West Indies v Pakistan Bridgetown 17 Jan 1958 Test # 446
FMM Worrell 191* 575 - 26 0 West Indies v England Nottingham 4 Jul 1957 Test # 441
RN Harvey 190 361 - 21 0 Australia v South Africa Sydney 9 Jan 1953 Test # 362
Waqar Hasan 189 430 - 30 0 Pakistan v New Zealand Lahore 26 Oct 1955 Test # 414
JW Burke 189 578 - 15 0 Australia v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
Wazir Mohammad 189 405 - 22 0 Pakistan v West Indies Port of Spain 26 Mar 1958 Test # 453
MH Mankad 184 270 - 19 1 India v England Lord's 19 Jun 1952 Test # 352
VL Manjrekar 177 555 - 20 0 India v New Zealand Delhi 16 Dec 1955 Test # 418
TW Graveney 175 495 - - 0 England v India Mumbai (BS) 14 Dec 1951 Test # 342
P Roy 173 472 - 12 0 India v New Zealand Chennai 6 Jan 1956 Test # 420
CC McDonald 170 487 315 12 0 Australia v England Adelaide 30 Jan 1959 Test # 466
L Hutton 169 460 - 24 1 England v West Indies Georgetown 24 Feb 1954 Test # 384
CL Walcott 168* - - 24 0 West Indies v England Lord's 24 Jun 1950 Test # 324
OG Smith 168 416 - 10 3 West Indies v England Nottingham 4 Jul 1957 Test # 441
AL Hassett 167 - - 14 1 Australia v South Africa Port Elizabeth 3 Mar 1950 Test # 322
FMM Worrell 167 435 - - 0 West Indies v England Port of Spain 17 Mar 1954 Test # 385
RN Harvey 167 370 325 16 0 Australia v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1958 Test # 462
JKC Holt 166 - - 25 1 West Indies v England Bridgetown 6 Feb 1954 Test # 383
Saeed Ahmed 166 - - - 0 Pakistan v Australia Lahore 21 Nov 1959 Test # 480
VS Hazare 164* 515 - - 0 India v England Delhi 2 Nov 1951 Test # 339
TW Graveney 164 325 - 17 0 England v West Indies The Oval 22 Aug 1957 Test # 443
ML Apte 163* - - - 0 India v West Indies Port of Spain 19 Feb 1953 Test # 367

Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Australia at Kanpur, 2nd Test, Dec 19-24, 1959 [Test # 483]
India v Australia at Delhi, 1st Test, Dec 12-16, 1959 [Test # 482]
Pakistan v Australia at Karachi, 3rd Test, Dec 4-9, 1959 [Test # 481]