New Zealand post their highest innings total in Test cricket
Brendon McCullum’s (right) 302 helped New Zealand post the mammoth total © Getty Images
Feb 18, 2014
New Zealand have recorded the most runs scored in a Test innings by the Kiwis eclipsing the 1991 record of 671 for four. New Zealand, on February 18, 2014 posted 680 for eight declared. Both these scores were recorded at the same venue in Wellington. While New Zealand’s latest record saw a historic triple ton by Brendon McCullum (302), the other match mentioned witnessed the then highest individual score by a Kiwi i.e. 200 by Martin Crowe.
Out of the five occasions New Zealand have gone past 600, three times have been against India.