The ongoing test series between India and England is one of the most entertaining and competitive test series in recent times. The series is now level by 1-1 after India’s victory in the Vizag test. In this article, we will tell you the top 5 highest 4th innings totals by England in India.
#5 Delhi – 1972
In 1972 during a test match between India and England, England was asked to bat in the 4th innings of the match. They made 208 runs and lost 4 wickets in their innings. It was England’s fifth-highest total in 4th innings in India.
#4 Chennai – 1962
This match was played long back where England made 209 runs in their 4th innings of the match. They lost 10 wickets in their innings but made the fourth-highest total in the 4th innings in India. This match was played in Chennai.
#3 Kolkata 1961
In 1961 in a test match between India and England in the iconic Eden Garden in Kolkata, England made 233 runs total in fourth innings of the match. It was third highest total by England in 4th innings in India.
#2 Chennai – 1964
It is again a Chennai test on No.2 of our list. Chennai has always been a very historic place in terms of test matches. England made 241 runs total against India in the fourth innings of the match. They lost 5 wickets while doing so. It was third third-best total by England in 4th innings in India.
#1 Vishakhapatnam – 2024
The second test match of the series between India and England was played at Visakhapatnam. It was a very entertaining test where both teams were looking very close to winning the match. At last, India won the game. But even after losing the game England registered their highest total in 4th innings in India. They made 292 runs and lost 10 wickets in the 4th inning of the game.