Highest partnerships by runs
Partners Runs Wkt Team Ground Match Date Scorecard
KC Sangakkara, DPMD Jayawardene 624 3rd Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 27 Jul 2006 Test # 1810
BA Stokes, JM Bairstow 399 6th England Cape Town 2 Jan 2016 Test # 2197
SR Waugh, GS Blewett 385 5th Australia Johannesburg 28 Feb 1997 Test # 1356
WJ Edrich, DCS Compton 370 3rd England Lord's 21 Jun 1947 Test # 286
L Hutton, C Washbrook 359 1st England Johannesburg 27 Dec 1948 Test # 307
CH Gayle, RR Sarwan 331 2nd West Indies St John's 29 Apr 2005 Test # 1750
DR Martyn, AC Gilchrist 317 6th Australia Johannesburg 22 Feb 2002 Test # 1590
G Pullar, MC Cowdrey 290 1st England The Oval 18 Aug 1960 Test # 496
KP Pietersen, IR Bell 286 4th England Lord's 10 Jul 2008 Test # 1880
WW Hinds, S Chanderpaul 284 4th West Indies Georgetown 31 Mar 2005 Test # 1745
PA Gibb, WJ Edrich 280 2nd England Durban 3 Mar 1939 Test # 271
CC McDonald, AL Hassett 275 2nd Australia Adelaide 24 Jan 1953 Test # 364
WM Woodfull, DG Bradman 274 2nd Australia Melbourne 31 Dec 1931 Test # 214
ME Trescothick, AJ Strauss 273 1st England Durban 26 Dec 2004 Test # 1730
MJ Clarke, MEK Hussey 272 5th Australia Adelaide 22 Nov 2012 Test # 2061
JB Hobbs, H Sutcliffe 268 1st England Lord's 28 Jun 1924 Test # 154
ME Trescothick, GP Thorpe 268 3rd England The Oval 4 Sep 2003 Test # 1659
V Sehwag, R Dravid 268 2nd India Chennai 26 Mar 2008 Test # 1870
VVS Laxman, MS Dhoni 259* 7th India Kolkata 14 Feb 2010 Test # 1952
EJM Cowan, MJ Clarke 259 4th Australia Brisbane 9 Nov 2012 Test # 2056
SP Fleming, JEC Franklin 256 8th New Zealand Cape Town 27 Apr 2006 Test # 1800
V Sehwag, SR Tendulkar 249 3rd India Kolkata 14 Feb 2010 Test # 1952
RES Wyatt, FE Woolley 245 3rd England Manchester 27 Jul 1929 Test # 184
C Kelleway, W Bardsley 242 3rd Australia Lord's 15 Jul 1912 Test # 125
E Paynter, WR Hammond 242 3rd England Durban 20 Jan 1939 Test # 269
DCS Compton, NWD Yardley 237 5th England Nottingham 7 Jun 1947 Test # 285
WA Brown, JHW Fingleton 233 1st Australia Cape Town 1 Jan 1936 Test # 249
SE Marsh, SPD Smith 233 5th Australia Centurion 12 Feb 2014 Test # 2119
H Sutcliffe, GE Tyldesley 230 2nd England Johannesburg 24 Dec 1927 Test # 168
WJ Edrich, DCS Compton 228 3rd England Manchester 5 Jul 1947 Test # 287
MJ Clarke, MEK Hussey 228 5th Australia Brisbane 9 Nov 2012 Test # 2056
MA Atherton, AJ Stewart 226 3rd England Manchester 2 Jul 1998 Test # 1420
CL Cairns, JDP Oram 225 7th New Zealand Auckland 18 Mar 2004 Test # 1689
W Bardsley, C Hill 224 2nd Australia Sydney 9 Dec 1910 Test # 111
SR Tendulkar, M Azharuddin 222 6th India Cape Town 2 Jan 1997 Test # 1349
CA Pujara, V Kohli 222 3rd India Johannesburg 18 Dec 2013 Test # 2108
JB Hobbs, W Rhodes 221 1st England Cape Town 11 Mar 1910 Test # 110
H Sutcliffe, WR Hammond 221 2nd England Birmingham 15 Jun 1929 Test # 181
SR Tendulkar, V Sehwag 220 5th India Bloemfontein 3 Nov 2001 Test # 1564
S Chanderpaul, BP Nash 220 4th West Indies Basseterre 18 Jun 2010 Test # 1961
WM Lawry, IR Redpath 219 1st Australia Melbourne 1 Jan 1964 Test # 549
JL Langer, ML Hayden 219 1st Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2002 Test # 1582
Younis Khan, Asad Shafiq 219 5th Pakistan Cape Town 14 Feb 2013 Test # 2073
V Sehwag, G Gambhir 218 1st India Kanpur 20 Nov 2004 Test # 1722
AR Morris, J Moroney 214 1st Australia Johannesburg 10 Feb 1950 Test # 321
W Jaffer, V Sehwag 213 1st India Chennai 26 Mar 2008 Test # 1870
HL Collins, JM Gregory 209 3rd Australia Johannesburg 12 Nov 1921 Test # 146
AR Border, SR Waugh 208 5th Australia Adelaide 28 Jan 1994 Test # 1246
KF Barrington, JM Parks 206* 6th England Durban 4 Dec 1964 Test # 571
DA Warner, AJ Doolan 205 2nd Australia Centurion 12 Feb 2014 Test # 2119
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 | 25 years | post-war
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]