Wednesday, 4 September 2013

List of opening batsman of a Test Innings whose combined age is high




In Tests, Here is the list of opening batsman of an innings whose combined age is high : 

90y - 224d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 193d) - FE Woolley (Eng)(43y 31d) Inns 1, v Australia, Lord's, 27 Jun 1930
90y - 224d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 193d) - FE Woolley (Eng)(43y 31d) Inns 3, v Australia, Lord's, 27 Jun 1930
90y - 200d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 294d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 271d) Inns 1, v West Indies, Kingston, 3 Apr 1930
90y - 118d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 253d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 230d) Inns 2, v West Indies, Georgetown, 21 Feb 1930
90y - 118d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 253d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 230d) Inns 4, v West Indies, Georgetown, 21 Feb 1930
90y - 78d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 233d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 210d) Inns 1, v West Indies, Port of Spain, 1 Feb 1930
90y - 78d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 233d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 210d) Inns 3, v West Indies, Port of Spain, 1 Feb 1930
90y - 36d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 212d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 189d) Inns 2, v West Indies, Bridgetown, 11 Jan 1930 
90y - 36d - G Gunn (Eng)(50y 212d) - A Sandham (Eng)(39y 189d) Inns 4, v West Indies, Bridgetown, 11 Jan 1930
86y - 180d - WG Grace (Eng)(47y 340d) - R Abel (Eng)(38y 205d) Inns 4, v Australia, Lord's, 22 Jun 1896
84y - 152d - DB Close (Eng)(45y 135d) - JH Edrich (Eng)(39y 17d) Inns 2, v West Indies, Manchester, 8 Jul 1976
84y - 152d - DB Close (Eng)(45y 135d) - JH Edrich (Eng)(39y 17d) Inns 4, v West Indies, Manchester, 8 Jul 1976
83y - 188d - JMM Commaille (SA)(44y 313d) - HW Taylor (SA)(38y 240d) Inns 2, v England, Cape Town, 31 Dec 1927
83y - 188d - JMM Commaille (SA)(44y 313d) - HW Taylor (SA)(38y 240d) Inns 4, v England, Cape Town, 31 Dec 1927
83y - 143d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 243d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 265d) Inns 1, v Australia, The Oval, 16 Aug 1930
83y - 143d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 243d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 265d) Inns 3, v Australia, The Oval, 16 Aug 1930
83y - 99d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 221d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 243d) Inns 2, v Australia, Manchester, 25 Jul 1930
83y - 71d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 207d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 229d) Inns 2, v Australia, Leeds, 11 Jul 1930
83y - 71d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 207d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 229d) Inns 3, v Australia, Leeds, 11 Jul 1930
83y - 62d - P Holmes (Eng)(45y 213d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(37y 214d) Inns 1, v India, Lord's, 25 Jun 1932
83y - 62d - P Holmes (Eng)(45y 213d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(37y 214d) Inns 3, v India, Lord's, 25 Jun 1932
83y - 15d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 179d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 201d) Inns 1, v Australia, Nottingham, 13 Jun 1930
83y - 15d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(47y 179d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(35y 201d) Inns 3, v Australia, Nottingham, 13 Jun 1930
81y - 358d - W Bardsley (Aus)(43y 202d) - HL Collins (Aus)(38y 156d) Inns 1, v England, Lord's, 26 Jun 1926
81y - 330d - W Bardsley (Aus)(43y 188d) - HL Collins (Aus)(38y 142d) Inns -, v England, Nottingham, 12 Jun 1926
81y - 190d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 119d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 71d) Inns 1, v Australia, Sydney, 25 Feb 1921
81y - 162d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 105d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 57d) Inns 1, v Australia, Melbourne, 11 Feb 1921
81y - 162d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 105d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 57d) Inns 3, v Australia, Melbourne, 11 Feb 1921
81y - 145d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 244d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 266d) Inns 1, v South Africa, The Oval, 17 Aug 1929
81y - 145d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 244d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 266d) Inns 3, v South Africa, The Oval, 17 Aug 1929
81y - 126d - WG Grace (Eng)(47y 364d) - AE Stoddart (Eng)(33y 127d) Inns 2, v Australia, Manchester, 16 Jul 1896
81y - 126d - WG Grace (Eng)(47y 364d) - AE Stoddart (Eng)(33y 127d) Inns 3, v Australia, Manchester, 16 Jul 1896
81y - 106d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 77d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 29d) Inns 2, v Australia, Adelaide, 14 Jan 1921
81y - 106d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 77d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 29d) Inns 4, v Australia, Adelaide, 14 Jan 1921
81y - 78d - WG Grace (Eng)(47y 340d) - AE Stoddart (Eng)(33y 103d) Inns 2, v Australia, Lord's, 22 Jun 1896
81y - 78d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 63d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 15d) Inns 2, v Australia, Melbourne, 31 Dec 1920
81y - 78d - W Rhodes (Eng)(43y 63d) - JB Hobbs (Eng)(38y 15d) Inns 3, v Australia, Melbourne, 31 Dec 1920
80y - 116d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 47d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 69d) Inns 1, v Australia, Adelaide, 1 Feb 1929
80y - 116d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 47d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 69d) Inns 3, v Australia, Adelaide, 1 Feb 1929
80y - 48d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 13d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 35d) Inns 2, v Australia, Melbourne, 29 Dec 1928
80y - 48d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(46y 13d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 35d) Inns 4, v Australia, Melbourne, 29 Dec 1928
80y - 19d - JB Hobbs (Eng)(45y 364d) - H Sutcliffe (Eng)(34y 20d) Inns 2, v Australia, Sydney, 14 Dec 1928
80y - 10d - G Boycott (Eng)(40y 282d) - JM Brearley (Eng)(39y 93d) Inns 1, v Australia, Birmingham, 30 Jul 1981
80y - 10d - G Boycott (Eng)(40y 282d) - JM Brearley (Eng)(39y 93d) Inns 3, v Australia, Birmingham, 30 Jul 1981

Note:  age at the start of the match is considered.