Highest totals
Team Score Overs RR Inns Opposition Match Date Scorecard
Australia 729/6d 232.0 3.14 2 v England 27 Jun 1930 Test # 195
South Africa 682/6d 177.0 3.85 2 v England 31 Jul 2003 Test # 1653
England 653/4d 162.0 4.03 1 v India 26 Jul 1990 Test # 1148
West Indies 652/8d 168.4 3.86 1 v England 23 Aug 1973 Test # 727
Australia 632/4d 196.0 3.22 1 v England 17 Jun 1993 Test # 1224
England 629 182.5 3.44 1 v India 20 Jun 1974 Test # 740
England 593/8d 156.2 3.79 1 v South Africa 10 Jul 2008 Test # 1880
England 568 121.4 4.66 1 v West Indies 22 Jul 2004 Test # 1707
Sri Lanka 555/8d 169.0 3.28 1 v England 16 May 2002 Test # 1603
England 554/8d 215.0 2.57 1 v South Africa 21 Jun 1947 Test # 286
England 553/5d 142.0 3.89 1 v West Indies 17 May 2007 Test # 1831
England 551/6d 143.0 3.85 1 v Sri Lanka 11 May 2006 Test # 1802
New Zealand 551/9d 204.5 2.68 2 v England 21 Jun 1973 Test # 723
Sri Lanka 537/9 199.0 2.69 3 v England 11 May 2006 Test # 1802
England 537 206.4 2.59 2 v India 19 Jun 1952 Test # 352
England 531/2d 118.0 4.50 2 v South Africa 28 Jun 1924 Test # 154
England 529/5d 191.0 2.76 3 v Sri Lanka 16 May 2002 Test # 1603
England 528/3d 112.0 4.71 2 v Bangladesh 26 May 2005 Test # 1751
Australia 528 158.0 3.34 2 v England 22 Jun 1989 Test # 1122
England 528/9d 158.3 3.33 1 v Pakistan 13 Jul 2006 Test # 1809
West Indies 518 147.2 3.51 2 v England 19 Jun 1980 Test # 881
England 505 125.0 4.04 1 v Bangladesh 27 May 2010 Test # 1958
England 494 137.3 3.59 1 v Australia 24 Jun 1938 Test # 264
Sri Lanka 491/7d 166.0 2.95 1 v England 23 Aug 1984 Test # 994
England 487 142.2 3.42 1 v India 25 Jul 2002 Test # 1610
England 486 112.5 4.30 1 v Sri Lanka 3 Jun 2011 Test # 1995
New Zealand 484 159.4 3.03 2 v England 25 Jun 1949 Test # 315
Sri Lanka 479 131.4 3.63 2 v England 3 Jun 2011 Test # 1995
New Zealand 476 149.1 3.19 1 v England 16 Jun 1994 Test # 1261
England 475/3d 168.0 2.82 2 v Australia 26 Jun 1926 Test # 164
England 474/8d 131.4 3.60 1 v India 21 Jul 2011 Test # 2000
England 472 133.1 3.54 1 v Zimbabwe 22 May 2003 Test # 1646
New Zealand 469/9d 157.4 2.97 3 v England 27 Jun 1931 Test # 209
England 463/9 196.0 2.36 3 v New Zealand 21 Jun 1973 Test # 723
New Zealand 462/9d 157.4 2.93 2 v England 21 Jun 1990 Test # 1146
Australia 460/7d 130.2 3.52 3 v England 24 Jun 1948 Test # 300
India 454 114.1 3.97 2 v England 26 Jul 1990 Test # 1148
England 454 134.0 3.38 2 v New Zealand 27 Jun 1931 Test # 209
England 446 139.2 3.20 1 v Pakistan 26 Aug 2010 Test # 1971
Pakistan 445 119.3 3.72 2 v England 13 Jul 2006 Test # 1809
England 441 124.3 3.54 2 v New Zealand 20 May 2004 Test # 1700
England 440 198.3 2.21 1 v Australia 22 Jun 1934 Test # 234
West Indies 437 116.1 3.76 2 v England 17 May 2007 Test # 1831
England 436/7d 147.4 2.95 3 v Australia 31 Jul 1975 Test # 761
England 433 148.1 2.92 1 v India 10 Jun 1982 Test # 928
England 429 143.2 2.99 2 v Sri Lanka 25 Aug 1988 Test # 1103
India 429 169.3 2.53 2 v England 20 Jun 1996 Test # 1328
England 428 127.2 3.36 1 v South Africa 1 Jul 1907 Test # 93
Pakistan 428/8d 139.0 3.07 1 v England 12 Aug 1982 Test # 932
England 428 169.4 2.52 2 v India 22 Jun 1946 Test # 276
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at Lord's, 2nd Test, Jul 18-21, 2013 [Test # 2091]
England v New Zealand at Lord's, 1st Test, May 16-19, 2013 [Test # 2088]
England v South Africa at Lord's, 3rd Test, Aug 16-20, 2012 [Test # 2053]

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