Highest average of runs per wicket
Team Score Ave Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
England 517/1d 517.00 152.0 3 v Australia Brisbane 25 Nov 2010 Test # 1981
South Africa 442/1d 442.00 162.0 2 v New Zealand Christchurch 11 Mar 1999 Test # 1449
India 410/1 410.00 77.2 2 v Pakistan Lahore 13 Jan 2006 Test # 1781
India 361/1d 361.00 93.0 3 v West Indies Kolkata 29 Dec 1978 Test # 839
West Indies 344/1 344.00 66.1 4 v England Lord's 28 Jun 1984 Test # 990
Australia 323/1d 323.00 87.0 3 v New Zealand Perth 12 Nov 1993 Test # 1235
South Africa 637/2d 318.50 189.0 2 v England The Oval 19 Jul 2012 Test # 2049
England 531/2d 265.50 118.0 2 v South Africa Lord's 28 Jun 1924 Test # 154
England 264/1 264.00 80.0 3 v South Africa The Oval 17 Aug 1929 Test # 185
West Indies 790/3d 263.33 208.1 2 v Pakistan Kingston 26 Feb 1958 Test # 450
Sri Lanka 713/3d 237.66 165.3 2 v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 14 May 2004 Test # 1699
South Africa 470/2d 235.00 130.5 2 v Bangladesh Chittagong 24 Apr 2003 Test # 1640
England 459/2d 229.50 140.0 2 v India Birmingham 4 Jul 1974 Test # 741
New Zealand 450/2d 225.00 176.0 1 v India Delhi 16 Dec 1955 Test # 418
England 223/1d 223.00 82.0 2 v South Africa Durban 16 Jan 1931 Test # 204
Australia 215/1 215.00 44.0x8 4 v England Adelaide 31 Jan 1947 Test # 282
England 209/1 209.00 44.0 4 v Bangladesh Dhaka 20 Mar 2010 Test # 1956
India 610/3d 203.33 153.0 1 v Bangladesh Dhaka 25 May 2007 Test # 1833
Australia 202/1d 202.00 45.1 3 v England Brisbane 23 Nov 2006 Test # 1817
South Africa 600/3d 200.00 139.0 1 v Zimbabwe Harare 7 Sep 2001 Test # 1562
Zimbabwe 197/1 197.00 71.1 4 v New Zealand Bulawayo 1 Nov 1992 Test # 1198
New Zealand 196/1d 196.00 73.0 3 v Pakistan Christchurch 15 Mar 2001 Test # 1536
Pakistan 581/3d 193.66 166.0 1 v India Hyderabad (Sind) 14 Jan 1983 Test # 946
Pakistan 382/2 191.00 126.0 2 v Australia Faisalabad 6 Mar 1980 Test # 878
England 186/1 186.00 81.4x8 4 v Pakistan Hyderabad (Sind) 2 Jan 1978 Test # 813
Pakistan 555/3 185.00 162.5 2 v Sri Lanka Faisalabad 16 Oct 1985 Test # 1026
South Africa 183/1 183.00 48.0 4 v Australia Melbourne 26 Dec 2008 Test # 1902
Pakistan 546/3d 182.00 114.5 2 v Bangladesh Multan 29 Aug 2001 Test # 1560
New Zealand 543/3d 181.00 268.0 2 v West Indies Georgetown 6 Apr 1972 Test # 696
New Zealand 181/1 181.00 63.4 4 v Australia Wellington 15 Mar 1990 Test # 1141
India 537/3d 179.00 177.0 1 v New Zealand Chennai 6 Jan 1956 Test # 420
New Zealand 178/1 178.00 71.0 2 v India Napier 9 Feb 1990 Test # 1138
England 528/3d 176.00 112.0 2 v Bangladesh Lord's 26 May 2005 Test # 1751
Pakistan 174/1 174.00 82.0 3 v Zimbabwe Lahore 16 Dec 1993 Test # 1241
Australia 172/1 172.00 29.1 4 v Zimbabwe Sydney 17 Oct 2003 Test # 1663
South Africa 171/1 171.00 59.4 4 v England Birmingham 15 Jun 1929 Test # 181
India 505/3d 168.33 183.0 3 v New Zealand Mohali 10 Oct 1999 Test # 1462
New Zealand 671/4 167.75 220.3 3 v Sri Lanka Wellington 31 Jan 1991 Test # 1162
South Africa 166/1 166.00 51.0 4 v England Nottingham 7 Jun 1947 Test # 285
Australia 166/1 166.00 29.3 4 v New Zealand Auckland 26 Mar 2005 Test # 1744
Pakistan 165/1 165.00 47.3 4 v Bangladesh Peshawar 27 Aug 2003 Test # 1657
Australia 659/4d 164.75 163.0 2 v India Sydney 3 Jan 2012 Test # 2027
Australia 328/2 164.00 135.0 3 v England Sydney 29 Jan 1988 Test # 1090
Australia 653/4d 163.25 193.0 1 v England Leeds 22 Jul 1993 Test # 1227
England 653/4d 163.25 162.0 1 v India Lord's 26 Jul 1990 Test # 1148
Sri Lanka 642/4d 160.50 159.4 1 v India Colombo (SSC) 26 Jul 2010 Test # 1966
Australia 641/4d 160.25 152.0 1 v England The Oval 23 Aug 2001 Test # 1558
South Africa 318/2d 159.00 95.0 3 v Pakistan Dubai (DSC) 12 Nov 2010 Test # 1976
Sri Lanka 952/6d 158.66 271.0 2 v India Colombo (RPS) 2 Aug 1997 Test # 1374
West Indies 317/2 158.50 93.1 4 v Pakistan Georgetown 13 Mar 1958 Test # 452
England 475/3d 158.33 168.0 2 v Australia Lord's 26 Jun 1926 Test # 164
Australia 632/4d 158.00 196.0 1 v England Lord's 17 Jun 1993 Test # 1224
South Africa 620/4d 155.00 130.1 2 v India Centurion 16 Dec 2010 Test # 1985
South Africa 155/1 155.00 51.1 4 v India Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 1992 Test # 1206
West Indies 154/1 154.00 24.5 4 v Pakistan Georgetown 18 Mar 1977 Test # 801
Sri Lanka 756/5d 151.20 185.1 2 v South Africa Colombo (SSC) 27 Jul 2006 Test # 1810
West Indies 751/5d 150.20 202.0 1 v England St John's 10 Apr 2004 Test # 1696
India 600/4d 150.00 169.0 1 v Australia Sydney 2 Jan 1986 Test # 1034
Australia 300/2d 150.00 119.1 3 v West Indies Bridgetown 9 Mar 1973 Test # 716
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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