Large 1st inn totals in a loss by an innings

Large 1st inn totals in a loss by an innings

Post by Aslam Siddiq » Thu, 25 Nov 2004 06:20:14

Here is a list of Test matches in which a side scored 350 or more runs
in the first innings and still lost the match by an innings.

Batting first:
Eng (405 & 251) v Aus (695)     The Oval    1930
Ind (395 & 218) v WI  (631-8d)  Kingston(2) 1961-62
WI  (357 & 319) v Aus (758-3d)  Kingston(5) 1954-55
NZ  (353 &  76) v Aus (585)     Brisbane    2004-05

Batting second:
Aus (641-4d) v Eng (432 & 184)  The Oval    2001
Ind (675-5d) v Pak (407 & 216)  Multan      2003-04
Aus (674)    v Ind (381 & 277)  Adelaide    1947-48

aslam
GO COLTS!!!