Do you know what is the biggest difference between a team’s first and second innings total? It is 551 runs recorded by Pakistan in a match against West Indies in year 1958.
In a match between Pakistan and West Indies in Jan 1958 at Bridgetown ground, West Indies scored a massive 579/5 in their 1st inning and in reply, Pakistan only managed to score 106 in their first inning.
Forced to play for the follow on, Pakistan, played brilliantly in their second innings and reached to the score of 657 runs for 8 wickets. They not only saved the match but also scored 551 more runs from their first inning total. This is also the only instance of a team’s first and second inning difference by more than 500 runs.
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