Highest Partnership in Test

Following is the list of highest partnership in test cricket history all combined. Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara from Sri Lanka had scored 624 runs playing against South Africa in 2006. These two players broke the highest partnership record after 9 years and since then no one has yet come even closer to that score. Sri Lankan team holds the world record partnership in Test Cricket.

There are only two 500+ runs partnerships in test cricket history and both belong to the Sri Lanka team.

Highest Partnership in Test Cricket

Players Runs Against Date1 Venue Wicket
Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lanka)
624 South Africa 27-07-2006 Sinhalese Sports Club 3rd
Sanath Jayasuriya and Roshan Mahanama
(Sri Lanka)
576 India 02-08-1997 R.Premadasa Stadium 2nd
Martin Crowe and Andrew Jones
(New Zealand)
467 Sri Lanka 31-01-1991 Basin Reserve 3rd
Sir Donald Bradman and Bill Ponsford
(Australia)
451 England 18-08-1934 Kennington Oval 2nd
Javed Miandad and Mudassar Nazar
(Pakistan)
451 India 14-01-1983 Niaz Stadium 3rd
Shaun Marsh and Adam Voges
(Australia)
449 West Indies 10-12-2015 Bellerive Oval 4th
Conrad Cleophas Hunte and Garry Sobers
(West Indies)
446 Pakistan 26-05-1958 Sabina Park 2nd
Marvan Atapattu and Kumar Sangakkara
(Sri Lanka)
438 Zimbabwe 14-05-2004 Queens Sports Club 2nd
Mahela Jayawardene and Thilan Samaraweera
(Sri Lanka)
437 Pakistan 21-02-2009 National Stadium 4th
Boeta Dippenaar and Jacques Rudolph
(South Africa)
429 Bangladesh 24-04-2003 MA Aziz Stadium 3rd
Neil McKenzie and Graeme Smith
(South Africa)
415 Bangladesh 29-02-2008 ZAC Stadium 1st
Vinoo Mankad and Pankaj Roy
(India)
413 New Zealand 06-01-1956 Nehru Stadium 1st
Colin Cowdrey and Peter May
(England)
411 West Indies 30-05-1957 Edgbaston Stadium 4th
Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag
(India)
410 Pakistan 13-01-2006 Gaddafi Stadium 1st
Sid Barnes and Donald Bradman
(Australia)
405 England 13-12-1946 Sydney Cricket Ground 5th


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Highest Partnership in Test : FAQS

Longest Partnership in Test Cricket For Australia is 449 runs against West Indies for 4th wicket.

Top Partnership in Test Cricket For India is 413 runs against New Zealand for opening wicket.

Highest Partnership in Test Cricket For England is 411 runs against West Indies For fourth wicket.

Highest Partnership in Test Cricket For Pakistan is 451 runs against India for third wicket.

Biggest Partnership in Test Cricket For South Africa is 429 runs against Bangladesh for third wicket.

   Highest 5th Wicket Partnership in Test For England Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in Cricket  
Last Updated on: 16/05/2022

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