Fastest test hundreds

No. of balls Player Opponent Venue Season 54 Brendon McCullum  Australia Hagley Oval, Christchurch 2015–16 56 Viv Richards England Antigua Recreation Ground, St. John’s 1985–86 Misbah-ul-Haq Australia Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Abu Dhabi 2014 57 Adam Gilchrist England WACA Ground, Perth 2006–07 67 Jack Gregory South Africa Old Wanderers, Johannesburg 1921–22

Most test hundreds

Centuries Player Matches Innings Inns/Century 51 Sachin Tendulkar 200 329 6.4 45 Jacques Kallis 166 280 6.2 41 Ricky Ponting 168 287 7.0 38 Kumar Sangakkara 132 229 6 36 Rahul Dravid 164 286 7.9

Highest individual score in tests

Runs Player Opponent Venue Season 400* Brian Lara v England Antigua Recreation Ground, St. John’s 2003–04 380 Matthew Hayden v Zimbabwe WACA Ground, Perth 2003–04 375 Brian Lara v England Antigua Recreation Ground, St. John’s 1993–94 374 Mahela Jayawardene v South Africa Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo 2006 365* Garfield Sobers v Pakistan Sabina Park,

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Highest run scorers in tests

Runs Player Period 15,921 (329 innings) Sachin Tendulkar 1989–2013 13,378 (287 innings) Ricky Ponting 1995–2012 13,289 (280 innings) Jacques Kallis 1995–2013 13,288 (286 innings) Rahul Dravid 1996–2012 12,400 (233 innings) Kumar Sangakkara 2000–2015