Home > News >

Joe Root, James Anderson record highest 10th-wicket partnership during India vs England 1st Test

Joe Root, James Anderson record highest 10th-wicket partnership for England
The previous and present highest partnerships… (From left) Phil Hughes (extreme left) and Ashton Agar (second from left) of Australia and Joe Root (second from right) and James Anderson of England © Getty Images

Jul 12, 2014

Joe Root and James Anderson have recorded the highest 10th-wicket partnership in Test history during the first Test at Trent Bridge between India and England on Saturday.

After Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar achieved the second highest 10th-wicket partnership for India on Friday, Root and Anderson guided England well past 450 and in the process also recording the highest 10th-wicket partnership for England. The previous highest 10th-wicket partnership for England was between Tip Foster and Wilfred Rhodes against Australia in 1903.

The previous highest 10th-wicket partnership was between Phil Hughes and Ashton Agar against England last summer during the first Ashes 2013 Test match. The duo had scored 163 runs, which saw debutant Agar also scoring a century.

Root completed his fourth century while, Anderson reached his first half-century. The last wicket was of Liam Plunkett and England were 298 for the loss of nine wickets at that point.

Here is the list:

Players Runs  Country Opposition 
Joe Root, James Anderson 198
England  India
Phil Hughes, Ashton Agar 163 Australia England
Brian Hastings, Richard Collinge 151 New Zealand Australia
Azhar Mahmood, Mushtaq Ahmed 151 Pakistan South Africa
Dinesh Ramdin, Tino Best 143 West Indies England
Wasim Raja, Wasim Bari 133 Pakistan West Indies
Sachin Tendulkar, Zaheer Khan 133 India Bangladesh
Tip Foster, Wilfred Rhodes 130 England Australia
Ken Higgs, John Snow 128 England West Indies
Johnny Taylor, Arthur Mailey 127 Australia England

West Indies tour of India, 2014

Oct 20, 2014 (14:30 IST)   at Kolkata

Pakistan vs Australia in UAE, 2014

Oct 22, 2014 (11:30 IST)   at Dubai

West Indies tour of India, 2014

Oct 22, 2014 (19:00 IST)   at Cuttack

Zimbabwe tour of Bangladesh, 2014

Oct 25, 2014 (09:30 IST)   at Dhaka

South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2014

Oct 27, 2014 (03:00 IST)   at Hamilton

More

South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2014

Oct 24, 2014  at Mount Maunganui

South Africa won by 72 runs

South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2014

Oct 21, 2014  at Mount Maunganui

South Africa won by 6 wkts

West Indies tour of India, 2014

Oct 17, 2014  at Dharamsala

India won by 59 runs

West Indies tour of India, 2014

Oct 14, 2014  at Visakhapatnam

Match cancelled

Pakistan vs Australia in UAE, 2014

Oct 12, 2014  at Abu Dhabi

Australia won by 1 run

Photos

Pakistan vs Australia, 1st Test at Dubai

Videos

AB de Villiers praises team after win in 1st ODI

Pakistan hold advantage at stumps on Day 3 of 1st Test against Australia

Asad Shafiq emerges as dependable No 6 for Pakistan

Pakistan vs Australia 2014: Mitchell Johnson shows signs of effectiveness on unhelpful surfaces

South Africa vs New Zealand 2014: Vital for Brendon McCullum to find form quickly

Australia Australia tour of UAE 2014 Australia vs Pakistan Australia vs Pakistan 2014 India New Zealand New Zealand vs South Africa New Zealand vs South Africa 2014 Pakistan Pakistan vs Australia Pakistan vs Australia 2014 South Africa South Africa tour of New Zealand 2014 South Africa vs New Zealand South Africa vs New Zealand 2014

Laxmi Ratan Shukla to lead Bengal ODI team

David Warner feels lucky to have equalled Don Bradman’s record

Kapil Dev’s Dev Musco Lighting accused of inflated costs by GCA

VVS Laxman advises budding batsmen to score big hundreds

Pakistan hold advantage at stumps on Day 3 of 1st Test against Australia

Pakistan vs Australia 2014: Spin hunt continues for visitors

Sarfaraz Ahmed may have trumped the Akmals as Pakistan’s wicketkeeper-batsman across formats

Don Bradman — even if every chance he ever gave in his career was accepted, he would still remain head and shoulders above the others

Len Hutton’s hundred gets reported as illness

Viv Richards’ 6/41 bowls West Indies to a thrilling victory over India

Fan of the Day

Suraj Gowda

Suraj Gowda

642 Posts | 9 Fans

Virat Kohli's Family Meets Anushka Sharma

Air quality deteriorates alarmingly in Delhi post-Diwali

Google partners Oxford University to teach machines to think

How to make tamarind or imli packs for hair and skin

Ram Jethmalani writes stinging letter to Arun Jaitley slamming government over black money issue

Box office collection: Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year gets bumper opening!

Top Sex Positions: Frog Princess

Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya 2: Will Alka and Sushant’s love stand the test of time?

Nokia turnaround since handset unit sale continues, reports $950 million Q3 net profit

Also on cricketcountry.com

Play Fantasy Cricket & Win

Cash Daily! Click here