Highest totals
Score Overs RR Inns Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
758/8d 245.4 3.08 2 v West Indies Kingston 11 Jun 1955 Test # 408
668 235.5 2.83 1 v West Indies Bridgetown 14 May 1955 Test # 406
601/8d 129.0x8 3.49 1 v England Brisbane 26 Nov 1954 Test # 391
600/9d 201.0 2.98 2 v West Indies Port of Spain 11 Apr 1955 Test # 404
549/7d 117.0x8 3.51 1 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 3 Mar 1950 Test # 322
530 135.0x8 2.94 1 v South Africa Adelaide 24 Jan 1953 Test # 364
523/7d 180.0 2.90 2 v India Mumbai (BS) 26 Oct 1956 Test # 432
520 133.4x8 2.92 1 v South Africa Melbourne 6 Feb 1953 Test # 365
517 151.5x8 2.55 2 v West Indies Sydney 30 Nov 1951 Test # 341
515/9d 201.0 2.56 1 v West Indies Kingston 26 Mar 1955 Test # 403
476 128.1x8 2.78 1 v England Adelaide 30 Jan 1959 Test # 466
468 143.0 3.27 2 v India Delhi 12 Dec 1959 Test # 482
465/8d 127.0x8 2.74 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
449 152.2x8 2.21 1 v South Africa Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
443 131.2x8 2.53 2 v South Africa Sydney 9 Jan 1953 Test # 362
426 129.0x8 2.47 2 v England Sydney 5 Jan 1951 Test # 329
403/8d 101.6x8 2.97 3 v England Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
401 149.5x8 2.01 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 7 Feb 1958 Test # 449
391/9d 118.3 3.29 2 v Pakistan Lahore 21 Nov 1959 Test # 480
377 113.2x8 2.49 3 v West Indies Sydney 25 Jan 1952 Test # 347
371 96.5x8 2.87 1 v England Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
368 91.2x8 3.02 2 v South Africa Johannesburg 23 Dec 1957 Test # 444
368 132.5 2.77 3 v England Lord's 25 Jun 1953 Test # 373
357 128.2x8 2.08 2 v England Sydney 9 Jan 1959 Test # 464
351 100.5x8 2.61 2 v England Melbourne 13 Feb 1959 Test # 468
346 140.4 2.45 1 v England Lord's 25 Jun 1953 Test # 373
336/5 123.6x8 2.03 4 v South Africa Durban 20 Jan 1950 Test # 320
323 99.1x8 2.44 1 v England Adelaide 28 Jan 1955 Test # 396
319 134.3 2.37 2 v India Chennai 19 Oct 1956 Test # 431
318 116.3 2.72 1 v England Manchester 9 Jul 1953 Test # 374
308 100.2x8 2.30 2 v England Melbourne 31 Dec 1958 Test # 462
292/7 147.0x8 1.48 3 v South Africa Durban 24 Jan 1958 Test # 447
291 107.3x8 2.03 2 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 28 Feb 1958 Test # 451
290 95.1x8 2.28 4 v South Africa Melbourne 24 Dec 1952 Test # 361
285 146.1 1.94 1 v England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
280 81.5x8 2.57 1 v South Africa Brisbane 5 Dec 1952 Test # 359
277 98.3x8 2.11 3 v South Africa Brisbane 5 Dec 1952 Test # 359
275 81.3 3.37 1 v England The Oval 15 Aug 1953 Test # 376
266 82.5 3.21 2 v England Leeds 23 Jul 1953 Test # 375
260/9 97.0x8 2.01 4 v West Indies Melbourne 31 Dec 1951 Test # 345
259/2 52.0x8 3.73 3 v South Africa Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
257 82.2 3.12 2 v Pakistan Karachi 4 Dec 1959 Test # 481
257 92.5 2.76 3 v England Lord's 21 Jun 1956 Test # 426
257 134.3 1.91 2 v West Indies Georgetown 26 Apr 1955 Test # 405
255 74.5x8 2.56 3 v West Indies Adelaide 22 Dec 1951 Test # 343
249 109.2 2.27 3 v West Indies Bridgetown 14 May 1955 Test # 406
249 140.3 1.77 1 v England Nottingham 11 Jun 1953 Test # 372
243 71.4x8 2.54 2 v South Africa Melbourne 24 Dec 1952 Test # 361
236/7 85.7x8 2.06 4 v West Indies Brisbane 9 Nov 1951 Test # 340
233/3d 47.0x8 3.71 3 v South Africa Adelaide 24 Jan 1953 Test # 364

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]