Triple Centuries Test Cricket Batsmen

As on October 2019; there are 12 test playing nations in the world. Ireland is the 12th test match playing nation which got this status on 11 May 2018 while Afghanistan was the 11th country which got test status on 14 June 2018.

Out of 12 test playing countries only 8 have scored a triple century in test matches while no player from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Ireland and Zimbabwe has ever scored 300 runs.

There have been occasions when batsmen have been able to convert the double hundreds in triple hundreds. On 31 occasions, batsmen have crossed the 300 run mark in a Test innings.

Virender Sehwag (India), Donald Bradman (Australia), Brian Lara and Chris Gayle (West Indies) are the only batsmen to scored 300 plus score more than once in the test matches.

The fastes Test triple-century in terms of time (4 hours 48 minutes) was scored by the Wally Hammond from England in 1932–33.

List of Triple Centuries in Test Cricket Batsmen

BatsmanCountryRunsDate
David WarnerAustralia335*30-Nov-19
Karun NairIndia303*19-Dec-16
Azhar Ali Pakistan30213-Oct-16
Brendon McCullum New Zealand302      18-Feb-14
Kumar Sangakkara Sri Lanka3195-Feb-14
Hashim AmlaSouth Africa311*19-Jul-12
Michael ClarkeAustralia329*3-Jan-12
Chris GayleWest Indies33315-Nov-10
Younis KhanPakistan31321-Feb-09
Virender SehwagIndia31926-Mar-08
Mahela JayawardeneSri Lanka37427-Jul-06
Chris GayleWest Indies31729-Apr-05
Brian LaraWest Indies400* 10-Apr-04
Virender SehwagIndia309      28-Mar-04
Matthew HaydenAustralia380 9-Oct-03
Inzamam-ul-HaqPakistan3291-May-02
Mark TaylorAustralia334*     15-Oct-98
Sanath JayasuriyaSri Lanka340      2-Aug-97
Brian LaraWest Indies375 16-Apr-94
Graham GoochEngland33326-Jul-90
Lawrence RoweWest Indies3026-Mar-74
Bob CowperAustralia30711-Feb-66
John EdrichEngland310*8-Jul-65
Bob SimpsonAustralia31123-Jul-64
Garfield SobersWest Indies365* 26-Feb-58
Hanif MohammadPakistan337    17-Jan-58
Len HuttonEngland364 20-Aug-38
Donald BradmanAustralia30420-Jul-34
Wally HammondEngland336* 31-Mar-33
Donald BradmanAustralia334 11-Jul-30
Andy SandhamEngland325 3-Apr-30

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