Mission accomplished: Top 6 successful run chases in Test history

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On this day in 2003, West Indies went on to successfully chase down a huge total of 418 against Australia making it the highest successful run chase in Test history. We take a look at other successful team run chases in Test cricket.

West Indies – 418/7
Shivnarine Chanderpaul
Shivnarine Chanderpaul. Pic/ AFP

Against Australia. at St. John’s on 9th May 2003. Top performer of the winning team – Shivnarine Chanderpaul for his 104 runs.

South Africa – 414/4
AB de VilliersAB de Villiers. Pic/ AFP

Against Australia at Perth on 17th December 2008. Top performer of the winning team – AB de Villiers for his 106 & 63 runs

India – 406/4
Against West Indies at Port of Spain on 7th April 1976. Top performer of the winning team – Gundappa Viswanath for his 112 runs.

Australia – 404/3
Against England at Leeds on 22 July 1948. Top performer for the winning team – Arthur Morris for his 182 runs.

India – 387/4
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar. Pic/ AFP

Against England at Chennai on 11 December 2008. Top performer for the winning team – Sachin Tendulkar for his 103* runs.

Pakistan – 382/3
Younis Khan
Younis Khan. Pic/ AFP

Against Sri Lanka at Pallekele on 3 July 2015. Top performer for the winning team – Younis Khan for his 171* runs.

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