Throughout the years of Test Cricket, we have seen many players being involved in brilliant partnerships. In this article, we’ll look at the players with the most century partnerships in Test Cricket.

5. Sir Jack Hobbs-Herbert Sutcliffe (England):

The deadly pair of Sir Jack Hobbs and Herbert Sutcliffe decimated the opposition on 15 different occasions in six years of their partnership. 

4. Matthew Hayden-Ricky Ponting (Australia):

The Hard-Hitting Matthew Hayden and the Stylish Ricky Ponting together got involved in 15 century partnerships during Australia’s invincible era in the Cricket World. 

3. Gordon Greenidge-Desmond Haynes (West Indies):

The successful partnership of Greenidge and Haynes lasted for thirteen years and during this time, they became a nightmare for the bowlers on 16 occasions. 

2. Mahela Jayawardene-Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka):

The Sri Lankan duo have been involved in century partnerships on 19 occasions and at present are seen as the potential candidates to reach the top of this table. 

1. Rahul Dravid-Sachin Tendulkar (India):

The Indian pair holds the record of the most number of century partnerships in the history of cricket. They inflicted pain on the opposition bowlers 20 times.

 

Sno. 

Partners

Innings

Runs

Highest

Average

100s

 1.

DravidTendulkar

143

6920

249

50.51

20

 2.

JayawardeneSangakkara

120

6554

624

56.50

19

 3.

Greenidge-Haynes

148

6482

298

47.31

16

 4.

Hayden-Ponting

76

4765

272

67.11

16

 5.

Hobbs-Sutcliffe

39

3339

283

87.86

15

 *Stats Updated till 1st November 2014

 

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