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First Test 15/03/1877      
Tests Played 1040      
Tests Won 377 (36.25%)      
Tests Lost 312 (30.00%)      
Tests Drawn 351 (33.75%)      
Tests Tied 0 (0.00%)      
Capped Players 698      
Highest Individual Innings 364 L Hutton  20/08/1938 v AustraliaKennington Oval
Most Career Runs 12,472 A N Cook    
Best Bat Avg (Min 25 Inns) 60.73 H Sutcliffe    
Best Bowling (Innings) 10/53 J C Laker  26/07/1956 v AustraliaOld Trafford
Best Bowling (Match) 19/90 J C Laker  26/07/1956 v AustraliaOld Trafford
Most Career Wickets 632 J M Anderson*    
Best Bowl Avg (Min 50 Wkts) 10.76 G A Lohmann    
Most Career Catches 175 A N Cook    
Most Career Dismissals 269 (250 ca, 19 st) A P E Knott    
Highest Team Innings 903/7 dec   20/08/1938 v AustraliaKennington Oval
Lowest Team Innings* 45*Side Dismissed28/01/1887 v AustraliaSydney Cricket Ground
Highest Run Chase Achieved 362/9   22/08/2019 v AustraliaHeadingley
First 100 Scored 152  W G Grace   06/09/1880 v Australia Kennington Oval
Average Runs per Over 2.78      
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