Most runs conceded in an innings
Player Overs Mdns Runs Wkts Econ Team Opposition Match Date Scorecard
LO Fleetwood-Smith 87.0 11 298 1 3.42 Australia v England 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
IT Botham 52.0 7 217 3 4.17 England v Pakistan 6 Aug 1987 Test # 1079
IAR Peebles 71.0 8 204 6 2.87 England v Australia 16 Aug 1930 Test # 198
Fazal Mahmood 49.0 9 192 2 3.91 Pakistan v England 16 Aug 1962 Test # 534
CL Vincent 42.0 5 188 2 4.47 South Africa v England 17 Aug 1935 Test # 246
JM Anderson 40.0 5 182 4 4.55 England v India 9 Aug 2007 Test # 1842
RA Jadeja 47.0 3 179 3 3.80 India v England 7 Sep 2018 Test # 2318
WJ O'Reilly 85.0 26 178 3 2.09 Australia v England 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
DR Doshi 46.0 6 175 4 3.80 India v England 8 Jul 1982 Test # 930
PCR Tufnell 39.0 2 174 1 4.46 England v Australia 23 Aug 2001 Test # 1558
GOB Allen 34.0 5 170 4 5.00 England v Australia 18 Aug 1934 Test # 237
A Mishra 38.0 3 170 0 4.47 India v England 18 Aug 2011 Test # 2004
AP Freeman 49.0 9 169 0 3.44 England v South Africa 17 Aug 1929 Test # 185
GF Cresswell 41.2 6 168 6 4.06 New Zealand v England 13 Aug 1949 Test # 317
DL Underwood 60.5 15 165 3 2.71 England v West Indies 12 Aug 1976 Test # 781
SK Warne 44.2 7 165 7 3.72 Australia v England 23 Aug 2001 Test # 1558
E Jones 53.0x5 12 164 4 3.71 Australia v England 14 Aug 1899 Test # 64
WE Bowes 38.0 2 164 4 4.31 England v Australia 18 Aug 1934 Test # 237
MS Nichols 34.0x8 4 161 2 3.55 England v West Indies 19 Aug 1939 Test # 274
DE Malcolm 39.0 7 160 3 4.10 England v West Indies 24 Aug 1995 Test # 1303
MS Panesar 45.0 5 159 2 3.53 England v India 9 Aug 2007 Test # 1842
RTD Perks 30.5x8 6 156 5 3.82 England v West Indies 19 Aug 1939 Test # 274
ARC Fraser 40.0 6 155 1 3.87 England v West Indies 24 Aug 1995 Test # 1303
M Muralitharan 59.3 14 155 7 2.60 Sri Lanka v England 27 Aug 1998 Test # 1423
GR Dilley 47.3 10 154 6 3.24 England v Pakistan 6 Aug 1987 Test # 1079
MW Tate 65.1 12 153 1 2.34 England v Australia 16 Aug 1930 Test # 198
VR Aaron 29.0 1 153 2 5.27 India v England 15 Aug 2014 Test # 2137
GP Swann 52.0 10 151 0 2.90 England v South Africa 19 Jul 2012 Test # 2049
MG Waite 72.0 16 150 1 2.08 Australia v England 20 Aug 1938 Test # 266
PCR Tufnell 46.0 6 150 1 3.26 England v West Indies 8 Aug 1991 Test # 1175
A Cotter 40.0 4 148 7 3.70 Australia v England 14 Aug 1905 Test # 87
NF Williams 41.0 5 148 2 3.60 England v India 23 Aug 1990 Test # 1150
DW Carr 34.0 2 146 5 4.29 England v Australia 9 Aug 1909 Test # 105
AR Caddick 36.0 9 146 0 4.05 England v Australia 23 Aug 2001 Test # 1558
DG Cork 36.0 3 145 3 4.02 England v West Indies 24 Aug 1995 Test # 1303
EA McDonald 47.0 9 143 5 3.04 Australia v England 13 Aug 1921 Test # 144
CM Old 29.3 3 143 0 4.84 England v Pakistan 22 Aug 1974 Test # 744
JE Emburey 61.0 10 143 0 2.34 England v Pakistan 6 Aug 1987 Test # 1079
DVP Wright 53.0 16 141 5 2.66 England v West Indies 12 Aug 1950 Test # 326
GC Small 40.0 8 141 3 3.52 England v Australia 24 Aug 1989 Test # 1126
TT Bresnan 37.0 2 140 1 3.78 England v South Africa 19 Jul 2012 Test # 2049
AA Mailey 33.5 3 138 6 4.07 Australia v England 14 Aug 1926 Test # 167
ND Hirwani 59.0 18 137 1 2.32 India v England 23 Aug 1990 Test # 1150
DW Carr 35.0 1 136 2 3.88 England v Australia 9 Aug 1909 Test # 105
HD Read 35.0 13 136 4 3.88 England v South Africa 17 Aug 1935 Test # 246
CV Grimmett 66.2 18 135 4 2.03 Australia v England 16 Aug 1930 Test # 198
DA Allen 30.0 6 133 4 4.43 England v Australia 17 Aug 1961 Test # 511
BA Stokes 29.0 6 133 3 4.58 England v Australia 20 Aug 2015 Test # 2178
H Larwood 48.0 6 132 1 2.75 England v Australia 16 Aug 1930 Test # 198
CT Tremlett 40.0 6 132 1 3.30 England v India 9 Aug 2007 Test # 1842
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 Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 12-15, 2019 [Test # 2362]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 7-11, 2018 [Test # 2318]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]