Progressively decreasing 4 inns totals

Progressively decreasing 4 inns totals

Post by Aslam Siddiqu » Fri, 21 Aug 2009 04:50:43

Here is a list of Test matches in which all 40 wickets were lost and
the four innings totals got progressively smaller.

Eng 247/Aus 218/Eng 123/Aus  83  Sydney(3)      1882-83
Eng 145/Aus 119/Eng  84/Aus  44  The Oval       1896
SAf 482/Aus 465/SAf 360/Aus 339  Adelaide       1910-11
Aus 447/Eng 318/Aus 308/Eng 291  Sydney(1)      1911-12
SAf 271/NZ  187/SAf 148/NZ  100  Johannesburg(2)1953-54
Eng 494/Aus 324/Eng 181/Aus 125  The Oval       1968
NZ  319/Ind 257/NZ  214/Ind 109  Nagpur         1969-70
NZ  228/Eng 215/NZ  123/Eng  64  Wellington     1977-78
WI  281/Ind 241/WI  201/Ind 103  Ahmedabad      1983-84
NZ  411/SAf 279/NZ  194/SAf 187  Johannesburg   1994-95
Pak 259/SAf 231/Pak 226/SAf 225  Durban         1997-98
Pak 403/Eng 357/Pak 323/Eng 261  Manchester     2001
WI  481/Zim 377/WI  128/Zim 104  Bulawayo       2003-04
Eng 400/Ind 279/Eng 191/Ind 100  Bombay         2005-06
Ind 329/SL  292/Ind 269/SL  136  Galle          2008
Ind 441/Aus 355/Ind 295/Aus 209  Nagpur         2008-09

aslam
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