Highest Test scores by No 11 batsmen

Jul 11, 2013, 23:39 IST | AFP

After Ashton Agar's 98, here's a look at the highest Test scores by other no 11 batsmen in cricket history

Australia's Ashton Agar rewrote the record books when he made 98 for Australia against England in the first Ashes Test at Trent Bridge on Thursday.

Ashton Agar
Australia's Ashton Agar leaves the pitch following his dismissal for 98 runs during the second days play of the first cricket Test match of the 2013 Ashes series between England and Australia at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on Thursday. PIC/AFP

The 19-year-old debutant's innings was the highest Test score by any No 11 batsman, surpassing Tino Best's record of 95 for the West Indies against England at Edgbaston last year.

Highest Test scores by No 11 batsmen (score, player, team, opposition, venue, year):

> 98 Ashton Agar AUS v ENG Nottingham 2013

> 95 Tino Best WIS v ENG Birmingham 2012

> 75 Zaheer Khan IND v BAN Dhaka 2004

> 68 no Richard Collinge NZL v PAK Auckland 1973

> 62 no Albert Vogler RSA v ENG Cape Town 1906

> 61 Glenn McGrath AUS v NZL Brisbane 2004

> 60 no Wasim Bari PAK v WIS Bridgetown 1977

> 59 no John Snow ENG v WIS The Oval 1966

> 59 Mushtaq Ahmed PAK v RSA Rawalpindi 1997

> 54 Pat Symcox RSA v AUS Adelaide 1998

> 52 Rodney Hogg AUS v WIS Georgetown 1984

> 50 no Wes Hall WIS v IND Port-of-Spain 1962

> 50 Fred Spofforth AUS v ENG Melbourne 1885

> 50 Ghulam Ahmed IND v PAK Delhi 1952

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