Most double centuries in Test Cricket

Players who get off to a good start in a Test match take it to huge scores like half-centuries, centuries as well as double centuries. Players who have scored double centuries in Test cricket are recognized as players who have the ability to play against the Red Ball for a long time.

Sir Don Bradman is the batsman who has scored the most Test double centuries in the world. Accordingly, they are the players who have scored the most Test double centuries in the world.

#1 Don Bradman

Former Australian batting maestro, Sir Don Bradman holds the record for scoring most double hundreds in Test Cricket. Bradman, who finished with a mind-boggling Test average of 99.94, registered 12 double centuries in his entire Test career.

Don Bradman has played 52 Tests, scoring 6996 runs. Bradman, who has 13 half-centuries and 29 centuries, top-scored with 334 runs. Also his average is 99.94.

#2 Kumar Sangakkara

Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara is the second highest double century scorer in the world. He has scored 11 double centuries.

Kumar Sangakkara, who has scored 12,400 runs in 134 matches, has an average of 57.40. Inheriting 52 half centuries and 38 centuries, Sangakkara top scored with 319 runs.

#3 Brian Lara

West Indian Great Batman Brian Lara is the third highest run scorer in the world in a Test.  also he is a third highest double century scorer in the world. He has scored 09 double centuries. Brian Lara has scored 11953 runs in 131 Tests. He has scored 34 centuries and 48 half-centuries at an average of 52.88.

#4 Wally Hammond

England’s Wally has scored 07 double centuries. He is the fourth highest double century scorer in the world. He has scored 7249 runs in 85 matches. The highest score in an innings was 336 not out. He has scored 22 centuries and 24 half centuries. His average is 58.45

#5 Virat Kohli

Among the current generation of players, Indian skipper Virat Kohli has scored 7 double hundreds in Test cricket which is most for any Test player since 2016. In 2016, Kohli scored his maiden Test double century against West Indies at Antigua. His latest 200 in Tests came against South Africa in Pune, 2019. Kohli scored 254* against the Proteas to also register his highest individual score in Test cricket.

Kohli has played 97 Tests. he scored 7801 runs. Kohli, who has scored 27 centuries and 25 half-centuries, is the highest run-scorer in an innings with 254 not out. Also his average is 50.65 in test

The list also includes players like Mahela Jayawardene (7), Marvan Atapattu (6) and Virender Sehwag (ICC/INDIA)  (6) .




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