2 p'ships>1st inns total on 1st day

2 p'ships>1st inns total on 1st day

Post by Aslam Siddiqu » Sat, 05 Apr 2008 00:46:41

Here is a list of Test matches in which the side batting second
achieved two partnerships greater than the all-out total of the side
batting first on the first day of a Test match. The sides batting
first are listed first. The end of play scores from the first day are
in parentheses. The partnerships are in the second lines.

Aus (53) v Eng (286-8)  Lord's     1896
2nd wkt - 105; 5th wkt - 59

BD  (90) v SL  (246-1)  Colombo    2001-02
1st wkt - 144; 2nd wkt - 102*

Zim (54) v SAf (340-3)  Cape Town  2004-05
1st wkt - 217; 3rd wkt - 94

Ind (76) v SAf (223-4)  Ahmedabad  2007-08
1st wkt - 78; 5th wkt - 106*

aslam
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