By an innings
Winner Margin Ground Match Date Scorecard
South Africa inns & 20 runs Cape Town 19 Mar 2009 Test # 1916
By runs
Winner Margin Ground Match Date Scorecard
India 320 runs Mohali 17 Oct 2008 Test # 1889
England 225 runs Sydney 2 Jan 2003 Test # 1636
England 197 runs The Oval 20 Aug 2009 Test # 1931
India 172 runs Nagpur 6 Nov 2008 Test # 1892
India 171 runs Kolkata 11 Mar 2001 Test # 1535
England 115 runs Lord's 16 Jul 2009 Test # 1925
India 72 runs Perth 16 Jan 2008 Test # 1862
India 13 runs Mumbai 3 Nov 2004 Test # 1720
England 2 runs Birmingham 4 Aug 2005 Test # 1758
By wickets
Winner Margin Ground Match Date Scorecard
South Africa 9 wickets Melbourne 26 Dec 2008 Test # 1902
England 6 wickets Leeds 16 Aug 2001 Test # 1556
South Africa 6 wickets Perth 17 Dec 2008 Test # 1899
South Africa 5 wickets Durban 15 Mar 2002 Test # 1595
India 4 wickets Adelaide 12 Dec 2003 Test # 1673
West Indies 3 wickets St John's 9 May 2003 Test # 1645
England 3 wickets Nottingham 25 Aug 2005 Test # 1762
India 2 wickets Chennai 18 Mar 2001 Test # 1539

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:
Australia v Pakistan at Melbourne, 1st Test, Dec 26-30, 2009 [Test # 1943]
Australia v West Indies at Perth, 3rd Test, Dec 16-20, 2009 [Test # 1941]
Australia v West Indies at Adelaide, 2nd Test, Dec 4-8, 2009 [Test # 1939]