Tino is 'Best' No 11

Jun 11, 2012, 10:23 IST | Agencies

Tino Best made 95, the highest score by a No 11 batsman in a Test match, as West Indies were bowled out for 426 on the fourth day of the third Test against England at Edgbaston here on Sunday

Denesh Ramdin was 107 not out — having been 63 when Best came in — after the first two days of this match were washed out without a ball being bowled.

Tino Best celebrates his half-century en route his 95 yesterday. PIC/AFP

Best’s score surpassed the previous No 11 Test record of 75 made by India’s Zaheer Khan against Bangladesh in 2004.

At stumps, England were 221 for five, a deficit of 204 runs. Ian Bell was 76 not out.

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