[42] The equal twelfth-lowest score in Test history is England's total of 45 scored in their first innings against Australia in the first Test of the 1886–87 Ashes series. A double century is a score of 200 or more runs in a single innings. [130][131][132], The worst figures by an England player came in the fourth Test of the 1989–90 tour of the West Indies when Devon Malcolm returned figures of 0/142 and 0/46 for a total of 0/188 off 43 overs. Published: 03:17 EST, 22 March 2018 | Updated: 03:17 EST, 22 March 2018, This was England's sixth-worst Test score. Lowest score defended: 158/4 (17 Ov) by AUS vs IND : Tweets by @cricbuzz. [59], England have won by a margin of one wicket on four occasions, the most recent being the third Test of the 2019 Ashes series at Headingley. Second is Ricky Ponting of Australia with 13,378 ahead of Jacques Kallis from South Africa in third with 13,289. 36m ago. ... Pakistan’s Hanif Mohammad scored 20 off 223 balls against England at Lord’s in 1954 at SR 8.96). Botswana (46 vs Namibia) Another recent incident with Botswana posting the third lowest total of … [133], England's seventh Test tour of South Africa in 1913–14 saw the record set for the most wickets taken by a bowler in a Test series. [15] Cook equalled the previous record of 153, set by Australia's Allan Border, during the first Test of the two-match series against Pakistan in May 2018[158] and broke it by playing in the second Test of the same series. The other teams to have won a Test match by a margin of 10 wickets are Pakistan (13). In cricket, two batsmen are always present at the crease batting together in a partnership. George Lohmann, one of fifteen bowlers who have taken nine wickets in a Test match innings, sits third on the list taking figures of 9/28 against South Africa in 1896.[109]. [22] England claims two age records, James Southerton as the oldest player to make his Test debut at 49 and Wilfred Rhodes aged 52 as the oldest cricketer to ever play in a Test match.[23][24]. [105][106] James Anderson of England is fourth on the list with 606 Test wickets to his name as of December 2020[update] and in September 2018 he passed Australia's Glenn McGrath to become the fast bowler with the most Test wickets. [20][21] Alan Knott is England's most successful wicket-keeper, having a hand in 269 dismissals. Turner and Ferris - the bowlers who condemned England to their lowest Test score - were at it again 18 months on from their Sydney heroics, taking 5-27 and 3-19 respectively at Lord's. As of 25 January 2021[update], he has played in a total of 157 Test matches and taken a record 606 wickets for a fast bowler at Test level. [39][40], The lowest innings total scored in Test cricket came in the second Test of England's tour of New Zealand in March 1955. 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