ENG vs IND 2018 : A look at India vs England Test History in Statistics

ENG vs IND 2018 : A look at India vs England Test History in Statistics

All the numbers you need to know about England vs India Test history.

India and England will play 5 Test match in England from 1 August. (Photo - getty)

India began their tour of England on a high note as they beat the hosts by 2-1 in 3 matches T20I series and clinched their first T20I series in England and also thrashed the number one ranked ODI side England in the first ODI. But England bounced back and won the last two ODIs as well as series and all of a sudden India's middle order got exposed.

And now team India eye Test series win in England after 11 years. The 5 match Test series will begin from 1 August in Trent Bridge, Nottingham. And here is a look at India vs England Test history. 

All you need to know about England vs India Test history :

Team Records :India eye their first Test series win in England after 11 years. (photo - getty)

1. Head to Head :

 Venue   Matches   Won by IND   Won by ENG   Drawn   Tied 
 England   57  6  30  21  0
 India  60  19  13  28  0
 Neutral  0  0  0  0  0
 Overall  117  25  43  49  0

2. Highest Team Totals :

759/7d - India at Chennai, 2016

710/7d - England at Birmingham, 2011

664 - India at The Oval, 2007

653/4d - England at Lord's, 1990

3. Lowest Team Totals :

42 - India at Lord's, 1974

58 - India at Manchester, 1952

82 - India at Manchester, 1952

83 - India at Chennai, 1977

4. Largest victories (By runs) :

319 - England at Nottingham, 2011

279 - India at Leeds, 1986

266 - England at Southampton, 2014

247 - England at Lord's, 1990

5. Largest victories (By wickets) :

10 - England at Lord's, 1946

10 - England at Kolkata, 1977

10 - England at Mumbai, 2012

10 - India at Mohali, 2001


Batting Records :Joe Root scored a fifty plus score in all Tests he played against India. (Photo - getty)

1. Most Runs :

Sachin Tendulkar - 2535

Sunil Gavaskar - 2483

Alastair Cook - 2104

Rahul Dravid - 1950

Gundappa Viswanath - 1880

2. Highest individual scores :

Graham Gooch - 333 at Lord's, 1990

Karun Nair - 303* at Chennai, 2016

Alastair Cook - 294 at Birmingham, 2011

Geoff Boycott - 246* at Leeds, 1967

3. Highest batting average (Min 1000 runs) :

Ken Barrington - 75.27

Michael Vaughan - 72.57

Ian Botham - 70.64

Joe Root - 68.87

Rahul Dravid - 60.93

4. Most Hundreds :

Rahul Dravid / Sachin Tendulkar - 7

Alastair Cook / Kevin Pietersen / Mohammad Azharuddin - 6

Ian Botham / Graham Gooch / Dilip Vengsarkar - 5

5. Most runs in a Test series :

752 - Graham Gooch, 1990

655 - Virat Kohli, 2016

615 - Michael Vaughan, 2002

602 - Rahul Dravid, 2002


Bowling Records :James Anderson needs 14 more wickets to complete 100 Test wickets against India. (photo - getty)

1. Most wickets :

B Chandrasekhar - 95

Anil Kumble - 92

James Anderson - 86

Bishan Singh Bedi / Kapil Dev - 85

2. Best bowling figures in an innings :

Fred Trueman - 8/31 at Manchester, 1952

Vinoo Mankad - 8/55 at Chennai, 1952

B Chandrasekhar - 8/79 at Delhi, 1972

John Lever - 7/46 at Delhi, 1976

Ian Botham - 7/48 at Mumbai, 1980

3. Best bowling average (Min 50 wickets) :

Fred Trueman - 14.84

Vinoo Mankad - 23.12

Bob Willis - 23.24

Stuart Broad - 24.48

Ian Botham - 26.40

4. Most 5 wicket hauls :

B Chandrasekhar - 8

Ian Botham - 6

Alec Bedser / Kapil Dev - 4

Anil Kumble / Bishan Singh Bedi - 4

5. Most wickets in a Test series :

35 - B Chandrasekhar, 1972

34 - Vinoo Mankad, 1952

29 - Fred Trueman, 1952

29 - Derek Underwood, 1976

28 - R Ashwin, 2016


By Jasveer Singh Kharra - 21 Jul, 2018

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