Consecutive Win/Loss Test Series Records.

Consecutive Win/Loss Test Series Records.

Post by Travis Basev » Fri, 12 May 1995 04:00:00

Series Consecutives in Tests

Note: 1-off Tests count as a series in these statistics.

Based on all Tests up to and including
West Indies v Australia at Kingston 29/04/1995

Most Series in a Row Without a Series Loss

29 West Indies     (1980 to 1994/95)
14 England         (1950/51 to 1958)
13 Australia       (1956/57 to 1964/65)
12 Australia       (1934 to 1952/53)
11 Australia       (1972 to 1976/77)
10 England         (1882/83 to 1891/92)
10 England         (1967 to 1971)
10 Pakistan        (1985/86 to 1989/90)
 8 South Africa    (1992/93 to present)
 7 England         (1926 to 1929/30)
 7 England         (1977 to 1979)
 6 England         (1931 to 1933/34)
 6 Pakistan        (1972/73 to 1976/77)
 6 India           (1992/93 to present)
  Other Countries:
 5 New Zealand     (1985/86 to 1986/87)
 2 Sri Lanka       (on 3 occasions)
 1 Zimbabwe        (on 2 occasions)

Most Series Wins in a Row.

9  England         (1884 to 1891/92)
7  Australia       (1945/46 to 1951/52)
   Australia       (1956/57 to 1961)
   West Indies     (1982/83 to 1985/86)
5  Australia       (1897/98 to 1902/03)
   West Indies     (1961/62 to 1966/67)
   England         (1969 to 1971)
  Other Countries:
3  South Africa    (twice: 1994/95, 1965 to 1969/70)
3  New Zealand     (1985/86 to 1986/87)
4  India           (1992/93 to 1993/94)
4  Pakistan        (1993/94 to 1994/95)
2  Sri Lanka       (1992/93)
0  Zimbabwe

Most Series in a Row Without a Series Win

30 New Zealand     (1929/30 to 1969/70)
14 New Zealand     (1970/71 to 1978/79)
12 Sri Lanka       (1985/86 to 1992/93)
11 New Zealand     (1992/93 to present)
10 India           (1982 to 1985/86)
 8 Australia       (1882/83 to 1890)
 8 South Africa    (1910/11 to 1929)
 8 India           (1932 to 1952)
 8 South Africa    (1955 to 1964/65)
 8 Australia       (1983/84 to 1986/87)
  Other Countries:
 5 England         (twice: 1987 to 1988, 1992 to 1993/94)
 7 West Indies     (1967/68 to 1972/73)
 7 Pakistan        (1959/60 to 1964/65)
 6 Zimbabwe        (1992/93 to present)

Most Series Losses in a Row

10 New Zealand     (1950/51 to 1958/59)
 7 Australia       (1884 to 1890)
 6 South Africa    (1910/11 to 1924)
 6 India           (1932 to 1948/49)
 6 South Africa    (1935/36 to 1951)
 5 South Africa    (1888/89 to 1902/03)
 5 England         (1992 to 1993/94)
 5 New Zealand     (1994 to present)
  Other Countries:
 3 West Indies     (1958/59 to 1961)
 3 Pakistan        (1969/70 to 1972/73)
 4 Sri Lanka       (1987/88 to 1990/91)
 3 Zimbabwe        (1992/93 to 1993/94)

:Travis