Top Cricket Players Who Scored Triple Centuries In Test Cricket

A triple century (a player score of 300 or more) in Test Cricket has been achieved by 26 different batsmen on 30 occasions, from eight of the ten Test-Cricket playing nations. Although, none cricket player from Zimbabwe and Bangladesh has scored 300.

Here are the top cricketers who have accomplished the glorious triple-century in Test Cricket.

Sir Don BradmanDon Bradman Australian Cricketer

Acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time, Sir Don Bradman was an Australian cricketer and played for Australia from 1928 to 1948. He is one of only four players in Test Cricket to have scored 300 or more runs in a single innings on more than one occasion. Bradman scored 334 in the 3rd test in 1930 and again he scored 304 in 1934, both times against England. He told in an interview that his favourite modern cricket players are Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne.

Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag Cricketer

Often considered as one of the most destructive batsman of the game, Sehwag is an aggressive right-handed opening batsman and a part-time right-arm off-spin bowler. Sehwag scored 309 in 2004 against Pakistan. First Indian batsman to have scored a Test triple century. In 2008, Sehwag scored his second triple century, scoring 319 against South Aftrica.

Brian LaraBrain Lara Triple Century

Brain Lara is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all-time. In 1994, Lara scored 375 against England in the 5th test. Then again in 2004, he scored 400* against England. He is the only batsman to have ever scored a century, a double century, a triple century, a quadruple century and a quintuple century in first class games over the course of a senior career.

Sanath JayasuriyaSanath jayasuriya

Jayasuriya is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and former Captain of Sri Lanka national cricket team.  He is well known for his powerful striking and match winning all-round performances in ODI cricket. In 1997, he scored 340 in the 1st test against India.

Chris Gayle Chris Gayle

Considered one of the most powerful batsmen in ODI cricket. He is one of only four players who have scored two triple centuries at Test level, 317 against South Africa in 2005, and 333 against Sri Lanka in 2010.

Karun Nair Karun Nair triple century

Karun made his Test cricket debut in 2016 against England. He became the third player in international cricket to convert his maiden century into a triple century, by scoring an unbeaten 303 against England in his third Test. He is only Indian cricket player after Sehwag to score a triple century in international cricket.

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