Large 1st wkt p'ships in the 2nd innings

Large 1st wkt p'ships in the 2nd innings

Post by asidd.. » Wed, 29 Dec 2004 23:23:45


Here are all first wicket partnerships of 225 runs or more in Test
cricket obtained in the second innings.

290  Eng v SAf  The Oval     1960     G Pullar/MC Cowdrey
273  Eng v SAf  Durban       2004-05  ME Trescothick/AJ Strauss
250* WI  v Aus  Georgetown   1983-84  CG Greenidge/DL Haynes
242  Aus v WI   St John's    2002-03  JL Langer/ML Hayden
225  WI  v NZ   Christchurch 1979-80  CG Greenidge/DL Haynes

Note: The only match with a definite result was the one at St John's
which Australia lost.

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Large 1st wkt p'ships in the 2nd innings

Post by David Nort » Thu, 30 Dec 2004 02:21:40


Quote:
> Here are all first wicket partnerships of 225 runs or more in Test
> cricket obtained in the second innings.

> 290  Eng v SAf  The Oval     1960     G Pullar/MC Cowdrey
> 273  Eng v SAf  Durban       2004-05  ME Trescothick/AJ Strauss
> 250* WI  v Aus  Georgetown   1983-84  CG Greenidge/DL Haynes
> 242  Aus v WI   St John's    2002-03  JL Langer/ML Hayden
> 225  WI  v NZ   Christchurch 1979-80  CG Greenidge/DL Haynes

> Note: The only match with a definite result was the one at St John's
> which Australia lost.

None of those teams had made more than 240 in total in the first innings, and
the highest opening partnership was 29.
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