Cricket News
| On Mar 16, 2022 5:25 PM IST

Highest 4th Innings Score by a Batsman. Check Complete List


Highest 4th Innings Score by a Batsman: The test cricket demands fine endurance and patience for the batsman to score crucial runs for the team. This article covers some players, who have been top notch with their performances in the 4th innings of the test matches.

Highest 4th Innings Score by a Batsman. Check Complete List

Here are the list of players having the highest 4th innings score in Test Cricket history.

Player Country Score Match Date Opposition Ground
1 George Headley West Indies 223 03/04/1930 England Sabina Park
2 Nathan Astle New Zealand 222 13/03/2002 England AMI Stadium
3 Sunil Gavaskar India 221 30/08/1979 England
Kennington Oval
4 Bill Edrich England 219 03/03/1939 South Africa Kingsmead
5 Gordon Greenidge West Indies 214* 28/06/1984 England Lord’s


Related: Highest Run Chase in Test cricket

1. 223- George Headley in 1930

The top order batsman from West Indies holds the record of scoring the highest individual score of 223 against England in 1930.

2. 222- Nathan Astle in 2002

One of the finest batsmen of the New Zealand cricket team, Nathan Astle scored the fastest double hundred off 153 balls in Test Cricket against England in 2002.

3. 221- Sunil Gavaskar in 1979

The legendary batsman from India, Sunil Gavaskar registered a score of 221 against England in 1979. He missed out on securing the most successful chase of 438 for India, but helped the team to save the test match.

Related: India’s Highest score in Test

4. 219- Bill Eldrich in 1939

The middle order batsman Bill Eldrich contributed 219 in 1939 against South Africa, during the chase of 696 runs at Durban.

5. 214- Gordon Greenidge in 1984

In a stunning batting display of wide range of shots, Gordon hit a scintillating double hundred against England in 1984. He comes 5th on the list with an innings of 214* runs.

Related: Most centuries in Test

Pakistan vs Australia Live Score

Babar Azam Breaks Record of scoring most runs by Captain in 4th Innings of Test Cricket in March 2022

The Pakistan team are currently trying to pose resistance in front of the Australia bowlers in 2nd Test at Karachi. With 10 overs remaining, Pakistan needs over 100 runs and have 4 wickets in hand. The players like Abdullah Shafique (96) and Babar Azam (196) missed out on their well deserved century and double century respectively. It will all upon Mohammad Rizwan to save the test match.

IPL 2022 in Focus

Most Runs in IPL Hat trick in IPL
Most Wickets in IPL Highest score in IPL
Highest Strike Rate in IPL Highest partnership in IPL
Most centuries in IPL Highest paid player in IPL
Most sixes in IPL Best bowling figures in IPL

Follow us on Google News

Harshit Rathi

Cricket buff. A happy kid who gets to write about Cricket. Traveler.