2nd inns 1st wkt p'ship > 1st wkt total

2nd inns 1st wkt p'ship > 1st wkt total

Post by Aslam Siddiq » Tue, 24 Jul 2001 22:46:17

Here are all instances where the first wicket partnership in the
second innings of a Test match by one side was larger than the total
achieved by the same side in their first innings.

        2nd Inn
1st Inn 1st wkt
 Total  P'ship    Openers
   63     66    AC Bannerman    Aus v Eng  The Oval       1882
                HH Massie
   30     54    HW Taylor       RSA v Eng  Birmingham     1924
                RH Catterall
  133    140    P Holmes        Eng v RSA  Cape Town      1927-28
                H Sutcliffe
  203    203    VM Merchant     Ind v Eng  Manchester     1936
                Mushtaq Ali
  171    176    DJ McGlew       RSA v Eng  Leeds          1955
                TL Goddard
 +106    152    Hanif Mohammad  Pak v WI   Bridgetown     1957-58
                Imtiaz Ahmed
  155    290    G Pullar        Eng v RSA  The Oval       1960
                MC Cowdrey
  131    209    G Boycott       Eng v WI   Port-of-Spain  1973-74
                DL Amiss
  194    219    Majid Khan      Pak v WI   Georgetown     1976-77
                Sadiq Mohammad
 +202    213    SM Gavaskar     Ind v Eng  The Oval       1979
                CPS Chauhan
  209    223    G Fowler        Eng v NZ   The Oval       1983
                CJ Tavare
 +230    250*   CG Greenidge    WI  v Aus  Georgetown     1983-84
                DL Haynes
 +116    208    MA Taylor       Aus v Eng  Sydney         1994-95
                MJ Slater
  118    133    MTG Elliott     Aus v Eng  Birmingham     1997
                MA Taylor
   77    162    MA Butcher      Eng v Aus  Lord's         1997
                MA Atherton
   83    137    DJ Gandhi       Ind v NZ   Mohali         1999-00
                S Ramesh
  155    164    DD Ebrahim      Zim v WI   Bulawayo       2001
                ADR Campbell

+ Batting second and fourth in the match

aslam