Highest totals
Team Score Overs RR Inns Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
South Africa 637/2d 189.0 3.37 2 v England The Oval 19 Jul 2012 Test # 2049
England 629/6d 125.5 4.99 1 v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2016 Test # 2197
South Africa 627/7d 211.0 2.97 2 v England Cape Town 2 Jan 2016 Test # 2197
England 593/8d 156.2 3.79 1 v South Africa Lord's 10 Jul 2008 Test # 1880
England 574/9d 170.0 3.37 2 v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2009 Test # 1944
England 570/7d 172.3 3.30 3 v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2004 Test # 1730
South Africa 522 176.2 2.96 2 v England Leeds 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
South Africa 475 132.0 3.59 1 v England Centurion 22 Jan 2016 Test # 2200
England 458 105.3 4.34 1 v South Africa Lord's 6 Jul 2017 Test # 2262
South Africa 447/7d 111.2 4.01 3 v England Cape Town 3 Jan 2010 Test # 1946
South Africa 441 142.1 3.10 1 v England Cape Town 2 Jan 2005 Test # 1732
England 425 126.4 3.35 2 v South Africa Leeds 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
England 425 126.5 3.35 2 v South Africa Port Elizabeth 17 Dec 2004 Test # 1728
South Africa 423/7d 119.0 3.55 2 v England Johannesburg 14 Jan 2010 Test # 1948
South Africa 419 118.1 3.54 2 v England Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005 Test # 1734
South Africa 419 139.2 3.00 1 v England Leeds 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2051
South Africa 418 153.2 2.72 1 v England Centurion 16 Dec 2009 Test # 1942
England 411/8d 124.0 3.31 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005 Test # 1734
South Africa 393/3d 167.0 2.35 3 v England Lord's 10 Jul 2008 Test # 1880
England 385 125.5 3.05 1 v South Africa The Oval 19 Jul 2012 Test # 2049
England 363 98.2 3.69 3 v South Africa Birmingham 30 Jul 2008 Test # 1883
England 362 108.4 3.33 1 v South Africa Manchester 4 Aug 2017 Test # 2268
South Africa 361 105.0 3.43 2 v England Lord's 6 Jul 2017 Test # 2262
England 359 123.0 2.91 2 v South Africa Centurion 21 Jan 2005 Test # 1736
England 356 104.0 3.42 2 v South Africa Centurion 16 Dec 2009 Test # 1942
England 353 103.2 3.41 1 v South Africa The Oval 27 Jul 2017 Test # 2266
South Africa 351 124.2 2.82 3 v England Lord's 16 Aug 2012 Test # 2053
South Africa 343/9d 104.0 3.29 3 v England Nottingham 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2264
South Africa 343 108.3 3.16 1 v England Durban 26 Dec 2009 Test # 1944
England 342 104.2 3.27 2 v South Africa Centurion 22 Jan 2016 Test # 2200
South Africa 337 110.4 3.04 1 v England Port Elizabeth 17 Dec 2004 Test # 1728
South Africa 335 96.2 3.47 1 v England Nottingham 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2264
England 332/9d 81.1 4.09 3 v South Africa Johannesburg 13 Jan 2005 Test # 1734
South Africa 332 102.0 3.25 2 v England Durban 26 Dec 2004 Test # 1730
England 327 107.0 3.05 3 v South Africa Leeds 18 Jul 2008 Test # 1881
England 326 102.1 3.19 3 v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2015 Test # 2196
England 323 76.1 4.24 2 v South Africa Johannesburg 14 Jan 2016 Test # 2199
South Africa 318 99.2 3.20 3 v England The Oval 7 Aug 2008 Test # 1885
England 316 95.2 3.31 2 v South Africa The Oval 7 Aug 2008 Test # 1885
England 315 107.3 2.93 2 v South Africa Lord's 16 Aug 2012 Test # 2053
South Africa 314 90.2 3.47 2 v England Birmingham 30 Jul 2008 Test # 1883
England 313/8d 79.5 3.92 3 v South Africa The Oval 27 Jul 2017 Test # 2266
South Africa 313 99.3 3.14 1 v England Johannesburg 14 Jan 2016 Test # 2199
South Africa 309 101.2 3.04 1 v England Lord's 16 Aug 2012 Test # 2053
England 304 123.4 2.45 4 v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2005 Test # 1732
England 303 100.1 3.02 1 v South Africa Durban 26 Dec 2015 Test # 2196
South Africa 301/7d 85.5 3.50 3 v England Centurion 16 Dec 2009 Test # 1942
South Africa 296/6d 73.0 4.05 3 v England Centurion 21 Jan 2005 Test # 1736
England 296/9 141.0 2.09 4 v South Africa Cape Town 3 Jan 2010 Test # 1946
England 294 82.5 3.54 4 v South Africa Lord's 16 Aug 2012 Test # 2053
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v South Africa at Manchester, 4th Test, Aug 4-7, 2017 [Test # 2268]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]
England v South Africa at Nottingham, 2nd Test, Jul 14-17, 2017 [Test # 2264]