Player Runs Total % Inns Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
C Bannerman 165* 245 67.34 1 Australia v England Melbourne 15 Mar 1877 Test # 1
MJ Slater 123 184 66.84 3 Australia v England Sydney 2 Jan 1999 Test # 1439
VVS Laxman 167 261 63.98 3 India v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 2000 Test # 1481
CG Greenidge 134 211 63.50 1 West Indies v England Manchester 8 Jul 1976 Test # 779
AP Gurusinha 52* 82 63.41 2 Sri Lanka v India Chandigarh 23 Nov 1990 Test # 1156
JR Reid 100 159 62.89 3 New Zealand v England Christchurch 15 Mar 1963 Test # 542
SM Nurse 258 417 61.87 1 West Indies v New Zealand Christchurch 13 Mar 1969 Test # 652
M Amarnath 60 97 61.85 3 India v West Indies Kingston 21 Apr 1976 Test # 776
GN Yallop 121 198 61.11 1 Australia v England Sydney 10 Feb 1979 Test # 846
GA Gooch 154* 252 61.11 3 England v West Indies Leeds 6 Jun 1991 Test # 1171
V Sehwag 201* 329 61.09 1 India v Sri Lanka Galle 31 Jul 2008 Test # 1884
VT Trumper 74 122 60.65 2 Australia v England Melbourne 1 Jan 1904 Test # 79
HA Gomes 91 151 60.26 3 West Indies v India Chennai 12 Jan 1979 Test # 841
JT Tyldesley 62 103 60.19 3 England v Australia Melbourne 1 Jan 1904 Test # 79
N Kapil Dev 129 215 60.00 3 India v South Africa Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 1992 Test # 1206
JH Sinclair 106 177 59.88 2 South Africa v England Cape Town 1 Apr 1899 Test # 59
HW Taylor 109 182 59.89 1 South Africa v England Durban 13 Dec 1913 Test # 130
Saeed Ahmed 68 114 59.64 3 Pakistan v England Nottingham 10 Aug 1967 Test # 622
MG Burgess 119* 200 59.50 3 New Zealand v Pakistan Dhaka 8 Nov 1969 Test # 665
Saeed Anwar 188* 316 59.49 3 Pakistan v India Kolkata 16 Feb 1999 Test # 1444
BC Lara 176 296 59.45 1 West Indies v South Africa Bridgetown 21 Apr 2005 Test # 1749
RG Pollock 209 353 59.20 2 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 31 Dec 1966 Test # 613
B Sutcliffe 74 125 59.20 1 New Zealand v England Dunedin 11 Mar 1955 Test # 401
DG Bradman 334 566 59.01 1 Australia v England Leeds 11 Jul 1930 Test # 196
MN Samuels 123 209 58.85 2 West Indies v New Zealand Kingston 2 Aug 2012 Test # 2052
KC Sangakkara 100* 170 58.82 3 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Christchurch 7 Dec 2006 Test # 1820
L Hutton 202* 344 58.72 2 England v West Indies The Oval 12 Aug 1950 Test # 326
DG Bradman 299* 513 58.28 2 Australia v South Africa Adelaide 29 Jan 1932 Test # 215
KC Sangakkara 156* 268 58.20 1 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Wellington 15 Dec 2006 Test # 1822
C Hill 188 323 58.20 1 Australia v England Melbourne 29 Jan 1898 Test # 56
BF Butcher 133 229 58.07 3 West Indies v England Lord's 20 Jun 1963 Test # 544
GM Turner 223* 386 57.77 2 New Zealand v West Indies Kingston 16 Feb 1972 Test # 693
ST Jayasuriya 253 438 57.76 3 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Faisalabad 20 Oct 2004 Test # 1716
L Hutton 30 52 57.69 1 England v Australia The Oval 14 Aug 1948 Test # 303
Inzamam-ul-Haq 95 165 57.57 4 Pakistan v South Africa Johannesburg 19 Jan 1995 Test # 1283
CL Walcott 220 383 57.44 1 West Indies v England Bridgetown 6 Feb 1954 Test # 383
L Hutton 156* 272 57.35 2 England v Australia Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
Asif Iqbal 146 255 57.25 3 Pakistan v England The Oval 24 Aug 1967 Test # 623
GM Turner 81 142 57.04 3 New Zealand v England Leeds 5 Jul 1973 Test # 724
JR Reid 142 249 57.02 3 New Zealand v South Africa Johannesburg 2 Feb 1962 Test # 523
BC Lara 221 390 56.66 1 West Indies v Sri Lanka Colombo (SSC) 29 Nov 2001 Test # 1572
DPMD Jayawardene 180 318 56.60 1 Sri Lanka v England Galle 26 Mar 2012 Test # 2038
TL Goddard 56* 99 56.56 3 South Africa v Australia Cape Town 31 Dec 1957 Test # 445
RM Cowper 165 292 56.50 3 Australia v India Sydney 26 Jan 1968 Test # 628
BC Lara 196 347 56.48 1 West Indies v South Africa Port of Spain 8 Apr 2005 Test # 1747
SJ McCabe 232 411 56.44 2 Australia v England Nottingham 10 Jun 1938 Test # 263
DC Boon 58* 103 56.31 3 Australia v New Zealand Auckland 13 Mar 1986 Test # 1040
PA de Silva 127 226 56.19 2 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Colombo (PSS) 9 Aug 1994 Test # 1265
PS McDonnell 147 262 56.10 2 Australia v England Sydney 3 Mar 1882 Test # 7
DL Haynes 143 256 55.85 3 West Indies v Australia Sydney 26 Jan 1989 Test # 1113
BC Lara 226 405 55.80 1 West Indies v Australia Adelaide 25 Nov 2005 Test # 1773
SR Tendulkar 122 219 55.70 3 India v England Birmingham 6 Jun 1996 Test # 1327
PF Warner 132* 237 55.69 3 England v South Africa Johannesburg 14 Feb 1899 Test # 58
DCS Compton 158 284 55.63 1 England v South Africa Manchester 7 Jul 1955 Test # 410
AB Barath 104 187 55.61 3 West Indies v Australia Brisbane 26 Nov 2009 Test # 1936
AR Morris 206 371 55.52 1 Australia v England Adelaide 2 Feb 1951 Test # 330
MS Dhoni 82 148 55.40 1 India v England The Oval 15 Aug 2014 Test # 2137
AB Tancred 26* 47 55.31 2 South Africa v England Cape Town 25 Mar 1889 Test # 32
Moin Khan 117* 212 55.18 4 Pakistan v Sri Lanka Sialkot 22 Sep 1995 Test # 1306
RR Sarwan 107* 194 55.15 3 West Indies v South Africa Port of Spain 8 Apr 2005 Test # 1747
CL Hooper 81 147 55.10 1 West Indies v Sri Lanka Kingstown 20 Jun 1997 Test # 1371
RA Smith 143 260 55.00 1 England v Australia Manchester 27 Jul 1989 Test # 1124

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West Indies v Bangladesh at Gros Islet, 2nd Test, Sep 13-16, 2014 [Test # 2139]
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Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]

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