Highest partnerships by runs
Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim 359 5th Bangladesh v New Zealand Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
SPD Smith, MR Marsh 301 5th Australia v England Perth 14 Dec 2017 Test # 2288
HM Amla, JP Duminy 292 3rd South Africa v Sri Lanka Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2247
M Vijay, V Kohli 283 3rd India v Sri Lanka Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286
S Dhawan, CA Pujara 253 2nd India v Sri Lanka Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
AN Cook, JE Root 248 3rd England v West Indies Birmingham 17 Aug 2017 Test # 2270
HM Amla, F du Plessis 247 4th South Africa v Bangladesh Bloemfontein 6 Oct 2017 Test # 2277
KC Brathwaite, SD Hope 246 4th West Indies v England Leeds 25 Aug 2017 Test # 2271
D Elgar, AK Markram 243 1st South Africa v Bangladesh Bloemfontein 6 Oct 2017 Test # 2277
DJ Malan, JM Bairstow 237 5th England v Australia Perth 14 Dec 2017 Test # 2288
V Kohli, AM Rahane 222 4th India v Bangladesh Hyderabad (Deccan) 9 Feb 2017 Test # 2249
CA Pujara, AM Rahane 217 4th India v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 3 Aug 2017 Test # 2267
D Elgar, HM Amla 215 2nd South Africa v Bangladesh Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017 Test # 2276
SO Dowrich, JO Holder 212 8th West Indies v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 29 Oct 2017 Test # 2280
M Vijay, CA Pujara 209 2nd India v Sri Lanka Nagpur 24 Nov 2017 Test # 2283
CA Pujara, WP Saha 199 7th India v Australia Ranchi 16 Mar 2017 Test # 2256
BKG Mendis, DAS Gunaratne 196 4th Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Galle 7 Mar 2017 Test # 2252
D Elgar, AK Markram 196 1st South Africa v Bangladesh Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017 Test # 2276
SPD Smith, GJ Maxwell 191 5th Australia v India Ranchi 16 Mar 2017 Test # 2256
FDM Karunaratne, BKG Mendis 191 2nd Sri Lanka v India Colombo (SSC) 3 Aug 2017 Test # 2267
JA Raval, KS Williamson 190 2nd New Zealand v South Africa Hamilton 25 Mar 2017 Test # 2257
S Dhawan, KL Rahul 188 1st India v Sri Lanka Pallekele 12 Aug 2017 Test # 2269
CA Pujara, V Kohli 183 3rd India v Sri Lanka Nagpur 24 Nov 2017 Test # 2283
AD Mathews, LD Chandimal 181 4th Sri Lanka v India Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286
M Vijay, CA Pujara 178 2nd India v Bangladesh Hyderabad (Deccan) 9 Feb 2017 Test # 2249
JE Root, MM Ali 177 6th England v South Africa Lord's 6 Jul 2017 Test # 2262
CT Bancroft, DA Warner 173* 1st Australia v England Brisbane 23 Nov 2017 Test # 2282
Asad Shafiq, Sarfraz Ahmed 173 6th Pakistan v Sri Lanka Dubai (DSC) 6 Oct 2017 Test # 2278
V Kohli, RG Sharma 173 5th India v Sri Lanka Nagpur 24 Nov 2017 Test # 2283
KL Rahul, S Dhawan 166 1st India v Sri Lanka Kolkata 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281
KS Williamson, LRPL Taylor 163 3rd New Zealand v Bangladesh Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
AN Cook, DJ Malan 162 4th England v West Indies Birmingham 17 Aug 2017 Test # 2270
T Bavuma, Q de Kock 160 7th South Africa v New Zealand Wellington 16 Mar 2017 Test # 2255
Azhar Ali, Ahmed Shehzad 155 1st Pakistan v West Indies Bridgetown 30 Apr 2017 Test # 2260
Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan 155 4th Bangladesh v Australia Dhaka 27 Aug 2017 Test # 2272
DA Warner, PSP Handscomb 152 3rd Australia v Bangladesh Chittagong 4 Sep 2017 Test # 2273
MT Renshaw, DA Warner 151 1st Australia v Pakistan Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
C de Grandhomme, TA Blundell 148 7th New Zealand v West Indies Wellington 1 Dec 2017 Test # 2284
Azhar Ali, Younis Khan 146 3rd Pakistan v Australia Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
FDM Karunaratne, LD Chandimal 146 4th Sri Lanka v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 6 Oct 2017 Test # 2278
Sikandar Raza, MN Waller 144 7th Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2263
KC Brathwaite, SD Hope 144 3rd West Indies v England Leeds 25 Aug 2017 Test # 2271
MT Renshaw, PSP Handscomb 142 4th Australia v Pakistan Sydney 3 Jan 2017 Test # 2245
TWM Latham, HM Nicholls 142 4th New Zealand v Bangladesh Wellington 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2246
T Bavuma, F du Plessis 142 4th South Africa v Bangladesh Potchefstroom 28 Sep 2017 Test # 2276
H Masakadza, PJ Moor 142 4th Zimbabwe v West Indies Bulawayo 29 Oct 2017 Test # 2280
AN Cook, JE Root 138 3rd England v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2017 Test # 2289
CA Pujara, AM Rahane 137 4th India v Sri Lanka Galle 26 Jul 2017 Test # 2265
D Elgar, HM Amla 135 2nd South Africa v England Nottingham 14 Jul 2017 Test # 2264
V Kohli, RG Sharma 135 5th India v Sri Lanka Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286

Performances in matches that overlap years 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 England at Melbourne, 4th Test, Dec 26-30, 2017 [Test # 2289]
South Africa v Zimbabwe at Port Elizabeth, Only Test, Dec 26-27, 2017 [Test # 2290]
Australia v England at Perth, 3rd Test, Dec 14-18, 2017 [Test # 2288]