5 best opening pairs in Tests of all time

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#2 Bill Lawry and Bob Simpson (Australia)

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Australia’s prolific opening pair was a paradox. Their away average is higher than their home average. They have 15 fifty-plus partnerships in 35 away innings and 27 fifty-plus partnerships in 62 innings overall, showing they gave their best under more hostile conditions.

Their highest partnership is a whopping 382, which is also the highest for all opening pairs with 2000+ Test partnership runs.

Innings:
62
Runs:
3596
Average:
60.94
Away average:
62.25
Hundreds:
9
Fifties:
18

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