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Largest Innings Victory for England in Tests


  • India lost the fifth and final test against England by an innings and 244 runs. This is the fifth largest margin of victory for England against all the teams. Their largest ever victory came in 1938 against Australia when they won The Oval test by an innings and 579 runs. England have defeated India by an innings and over 200 runs five times in their history. Here is the list of the largest Test victories for England.

     

     

    Opponent

    Margin

    Venue/Year

    Australia

    Innings and 579 runs

    The Oval/1938

    India

    Innings and 285 runs

    Lords/1974

    West Indies

    Innings and 283 runs

    Leeds/2007

    Bangladesh

    Innings and 261 runs

    Lords/2005

    India

    Innings and 244 runs

    The Oval/2014

    India

    Innings and 242 runs

    Edgbaston/2011

    West Indies

    Innings and 237 runs

    The Oval/1957

    Australia

    Innings and 230 runs

    Adelaide/1832

    Australia

    Innings and 225 runs

    Melbourne/1912

    Pakistan

    Innings and 225 runs

    Lords/2010

    *The list updated till the fifth test between England and India, The Oval from 15-8-2014 to 17-8-2014.

    **This list is only for the largest margins in an innings victory

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