Highest partnerships by runs
Partners Runs Wkt Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- 158 3rd Essex v Somerset Chelmsford 16 May 1981 LA
JD Love, CM Old 149* 7th Yorkshire v Scotland Bradford 21 May 1981 LA
- 135 1st Somerset v Yorkshire Leeds 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 128 4th Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 9 May 1981 LA
- 114 2nd Leics v Worcs Leicester 21 May 1981 LA
- 113 4th Glamorgan v Essex Swansea 9 May 1981 LA
- 105 1st Hampshire v Sussex Hove 30 May 1981 LA
- 105 3rd Somerset v Surrey Lord's 25 Jul 1981 LA
- 104 2nd Surrey v Notts Nottingham 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 99 2nd Derbyshire v Yorkshire Derby 9 May 1981 LA
- 99 3rd Yorkshire v Warwickshire Birmingham 19 May 1981 LA
- 97 3rd Yorkshire v Somerset Leeds 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 95 1st Glamorgan v Somerset Taunton 30 May 1981 LA
G Cook, RG Williams 88* 2nd Northants v Worcs Worcester 30 May 1981 LA
- 88 2nd Leics v Sussex Hove 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 87* 4th Somerset v Surrey Lord's 25 Jul 1981 LA
- 84 3rd Worcs v Notts Nottingham 16 May 1981 LA
- 81 1st Warwickshire v Lancashire Manchester 9 May 1981 LA
DL Bairstow, M Johnson 80* 10th Yorkshire v Derbyshire Derby 9 May 1981 LA
RA Woolmer, MR Benson 77* 3rd Kent v Essex Dartford 30 May 1981 LA
- 76 5th Hampshire v Middlesex Lord's 9 May 1981 LA
- 75 2nd Somerset v Essex Chelmsford 16 May 1981 LA
- 73 1st Kent v Somerset Taunton 21 May 1981 LA
- 72 1st Hampshire v Surrey Bournemouth 16 May 1981 LA
- 71 2nd Leics v Gloucs Leicester 9 May 1981 LA
- 70 3rd Lancashire v Warwickshire Manchester 9 May 1981 LA
AW Lilley, KWR Fletcher 69* 3rd Essex v Comb Univ Chelmsford 21 May 1981 LA
- 68 2nd Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 19 May 1981 LA
- 68 3rd Warwickshire v Kent The Oval 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 67 4th Warwickshire v Lancashire Manchester 9 May 1981 LA
- 67 4th Notts v Surrey Nottingham 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 67 5th Somerset v Kent Taunton 8 Jul 1981 LA
- 66 6th Sussex v Leics Hove 24 Jun 1981 LA
- 65* 6th Somerset v Kent Taunton 21 May 1981 LA
- 65 2nd Kent v Essex Dartford 30 May 1981 LA
- 64 2nd Kent v Comb Univ Canterbury 11 May 1981 LA
- 63 4th Gloucs v Worcs Worcester 19 May 1981 LA
- 59* 5th Notts v Leics Nottingham 30 May 1981 LA
- 59 2nd Worcs v Notts Nottingham 16 May 1981 LA
- 59 1st Derbyshire v Scotland Derby 19 May 1981 LA
- 59 1st Surrey v Minor C The Oval 30 May 1981 LA
- 59 2nd Sussex v Hampshire Hove 30 May 1981 LA
- 58 3rd Leics v Worcs Leicester 21 May 1981 LA
- 58 3rd Gloucs v Notts Gloucester 21 May 1981 LA
- 57* 5th Notts v Worcs Nottingham 16 May 1981 LA
- 57 3rd Middlesex v Hampshire Lord's 9 May 1981 LA
- 57 4th Warwickshire v Yorkshire Birmingham 19 May 1981 LA
- 57 1st Warwickshire v Scotland Glasgow 30 May 1981 LA
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's, Benson & Hedges Cup final, Jul 25, 1981 [List A]
Somerset v Kent at Taunton, Benson & Hedges Cup semi final, Jul 8, 1981 [List A]
Surrey v Leicestershire at The Oval, Benson & Hedges Cup semi final, Jul 8, 1981 [List A]