Greatest Test Innings: Here We Going To Make The List of  “Top 10 Greatest Test Innings of all time”, Ranked by Wisden.

Top 10 Greatest Test Innings of all time

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10. Brian Lara – 375

Against England at Antigua in 1993-94.

Wisden Rating: 228.1

Brian Lara Appear in The List 2nd Time With Another Great Innings. He Smashed 375 Runs Against England, Breaking the World Record of Garry Sobers (368). Lara batted for the equivalent of two days without giving a chance. His Superb Knock Came Against The Bowling Attack Includes Angus Fraser, Andy Caddick and Phil Tufnell. Two Months Latter, Lara Made Another World Record, and That Was Highest Score in An Innings of First-Class Match, with 501* Runs.

9. Kim Hughes – 100*

Against West Indies at Melbourne in 1981-82

Wisden Rating: 229.7

Top 10 Greatest Test Innings of all time, Ranked by Wisden
Top 10 Greatest Test Innings of all time, Ranked by Wisden

Kim Hughes is best remembered for losing the 1981 Ashes series Against England and a tearful resignation as Australia’s captain against West Indies. But he deserves better than that. Kim Hughes was One of the most talented batsmen of his generation, he had brighter moments against the West Indies. Facing perhaps the greatest fast-bowling quarters of all time Michel Holding, Andy Roberts, Joel Garner and Croft with all their hostility and variety — Hughes belied his youthful, even angelic looks with a brave and fluent hundred on a Very tricky pitch. Made out of a total of only 198, it enabled Australia to win a low-scoring match and take a 1-0 lead in the series.

8. Azhar Mahmood – 132

Against South Africa at Durban in 1997-98.

Wisden Rating: 232.6

Top 10 Greatest Test Innings of all time, Ranked by Wisden22 Years Old Young, Upcoming All-Rounder Azhar Mehmood Came Out When Pakistan Was In Deep Trouble, pakistan were 89 for 5 Wickets. He scored his 3red century against South Africa, that was His 3rd in 6 innings. Against the Bowling Attack Likes of Allan Donald and Shaun Pollock supported by Fanie de Villiers and Lance Klusener. Azhar Scored 90% of Pakistan’s last 106 runs, Winning The Match for Pakistan by 29 Runs. Surly That Was the one of Greatest Inning in Test Matches History.

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  • RAJ

    I wanted to know whether Dravid’s 181 in support to Laxman’s 281 is among the Top 100 Wisden ranks or not

  • that innings of dravid is not in 100 best,

    • Chiranjit Ghosh

      Then shame on you wisden…you are not wise enough..

  • wisden also hasn’t included in top 100 innings, wasim akram’s 257* agains zimbabwe.

  • shaikh

    What about KP in ashes 2005

    • was one of best i know. but in this list i have presented innings that ranked wisden.

  • sid

    Hopeless list….no list is complete without Sehwag’s triple hundreds vs SA and Pak at more than run a ball…nobody can do that — not even Bradman!!!

    • Devesh Batra

      Sehwag’s innings were on Batsmen’s paradise pitches with nothing to lose. They don’t even rank near the ones shortlisted by Wisden – invention of the Internet and making it affordable to douchebags did mean we would have to deal with kids questioning Wisden – we should have known *sigh*