India just about made it past the lowest-ever Test score of 26 but didn't get too far before Mohammed Shami was struck on his right forearm by a Cummins bouncer, bringing an end to the Indian innings. West Indies batsman Brian Lara has the highest individual score in Test cricket: he scored 400 not out against England in 2004 to surpass the innings of 380 by Matthew Hayden six months earlier. After a decent 53-run first innings lead, India are now staring at a humiliating defeat with only 89 runs to defend. The worst England innings score on home turf came in 1948 against Australia in a Test where Donald Bradman went for a duck which reduced his Test average to 99.94. So, this will be India’s lowest-ever Test total. Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood bowled some tight lines, destroying the Indian batsmen completely. All out for 36, their lowest Test innings score. English bowlers dominated and overwhelmed the New Zealand batsmen and dismissed all the batsmen at merely 26 runs. India's lowest Test score - how Virat Kohli & Co crumbled to 36 all out From looking like favourites to win the Adelaide Test, India crumbled spectacularly on day three ESPNcricinfo staff 19-Dec-2020 Records includes the following current or recent matches: Sri Lanka v England at Galle, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Jan 14-18, 2021 [Test # 2403 - Live] » Sri Lanka 156/2 (61.0 ov, HDRL Thirimanne 76*, L Embuldeniya 0*, DM Bess 0/30) - Stumps What was the previous lowest? It is the 10th lowest score in Test cricket history and the 3rd lowest in the first innings of a Test match. Last Updated: 19th December, 2020 11:47 IST India Register Their Lowest Test Score After A Humiliating Performance In The 2nd Innings India registered their lowest score in Test cricket after a humiliating performance against Australia in the second innings of the first Test in Adelaide In a complete turn of events, the Indian innings ended on a paltry score of 36/9d, in the second innings of the Adelaide Test against Australia. List of lowest Test innings and where India’s 36 runs stand as Australia demolish India in Adelaide Not only was this was India's lowest score ever but it was also the joint lowest in the Test Format on Australian soil (also 36 by South Africa vs Australia, February 1932 in Melbourne). Lara had held the record before Hayden, with a score of 375 against England 10 years earlier. (Cricket Australia via Getty Imag) Australia only need 90 runs to win the match. In June 1974, India were bowled out for 42 in the second innings against England at Lord’s. IMAGE: The old scoreboard at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday. Trailing England by 46, New Zealand was bowled out in their second innings for 26 runs. [18] Stats via Opta Jim. At one stage, India were reduced to 26 for 8 and looked like equalling the lowest ever Test score (26 by New Zealand) but Hanuma Vihari's boundary helped them evade entry into the dark pages of cricketing history. Australia has obliterated India on day three of Adelaide Test and restricted the tourists to their lowest innings score in Test history. India’s second innings crumbled as Josh Hazlewood (5-8) and Pat Cummins (4-21) ran riot, while Mohammed Shami retired hurt and it was done after 21.2 overs with just 36 runs on the board. Zimbabwe 189 v South Africa, Port Elizabeth, 2017 India's earlier lowest score was … AAP’s Scott Bailey tweeted that it was the “Lowest Test innings in 65 years and the equal-fifth lowest ever. India post record-lowest score of 36 in first Test defeat against Australia as Virat Kohli questions batting. Before this, India's lowest score was 42 in Test cricket against England in 1974. The Test match saw Karun Nair become only the second Indian to score a triple century in the format after Virender Sehwag, while KL Rahul scored 199 as the hosts beat England by an innings and 75 runs in the fifth match to clinch the series 4-0. The old scoreboard at the end of the Indian second innings. This is also the joint fifth-lowest innings score, equalling that of South Africa's against Australia in 1932 and Australia's against England in 1902. Team India registered their lowest Test score on Saturday when they took on Australia in the second innings of the first Test match in the Border-Gavaskar trophy. That innings had one double-digit score… This is India’s lowest innings score in 88 years of Test cricket. The Indian batting collapse was a never-seen-before debacle. Test match: lowest score never achieved by batsman in an innings as of 2015 is 229.. One Day International: lowest score never achieved as of 2015 is 155.. T20 International: lowest score never achieved as of 2015 is 82 India makes their lowest ever Test score of 36/9 in terminated second innings of the opening match against Australia in Adelaide. At one stage, India were reduced to 26 for 8 and looked like equalling the lowest ever Test score (26 by New Zealand) but Hanuma Vihari’s boundary helped them evade entry into the dark pages of cricketing history. This has become their lowest-ever score in Test cricket. The worst England innings score on home turf came in 1948 against Australia in a Test where Donald Bradman went for a duck which reduced his Test … In reply to the 406 posted by Windies, Bangladesh got all-out at 144 in the second innings, thereby registering a total of 187 runs in both the innings and losing by an innings and 219 runs. To compare many innings of different sizes, the process must be repeated for all possible scores. It’s been 65 years since this incident happened and yet this score in an innings of a test match by New Zealand still remains the lowest total in an inning of a test match. India were skittled for 36 - their lowest-ever Test score - during a stunning passage of play as Australia romped to an eight-wicket win inside three days of the pink-ball Test in Adelaide. Lowest, Least, Top 10 Test Team Score and Total in World Cricket. During the first Test of South Africa’s tour of New Zealand back in 1999, the visitors piled on a first-innings total of 621 runs where Daryl Cullinan scored a brilliant unbeaten 275-run knock. After a decent 53-run first innings lead, India are now staring at a humiliating defeat with only 89 runs to defend. India, on Saturday, slumped to their lowest Test innings score of 36 on Day 3 of the first Test at the Adelaide Oval. 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