Factbox - Test match triple centurions

WELLINGTON Tue Feb 18, 2014 4:58am IST

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - List of test match triple centurions after Brendon McCullum became the first New Zealand player to pass 300 on the fifth and final day of the second test against India at the Basin Reserve on Tuesday.

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Score Player Country Opponent Year

400* Brian Lara West Indies England 2004

380 Matthew Hayden Australia Zimbabwe 2003

375 Lara West Indies England 1994

374 Mahela Jayawardene Sri Lanka South Africa 2006

365* Garry Sobers West Indies Pakistan 1958

364 Len Hutton England Australia 1938

340 Sanath Jayasuriya Sri Lanka India 1997

337 Hanif Mohammad Pakistan West Indies 1958

336* Wally Hammond England New Zealand 1933

334* Mark Taylor Australia Pakistan 1998

334 Don Bradman Australia England 1930

333 Graham Gooch England India 1990

333 Chris Gayle West Indies Sri Lanka 2010

329* Michael Clarke Australia India 2012

329 Inzamam-ul-Haq Pakistan New Zealand 2002

325 Andy Sandham England West Indies 1930

319 Virender Sehwag India South Africa 2008

319 Kumar Sangakkara Sri Lanka Bangladesh 2014

317 Gayle West Indies South Africa 2005

313 Younis Khan Pakistan Sri Lanka 2009

311* Hashim Amla South Africa England 2012

311 Bob Simpson Australia England 1964

310 John Edrich England New Zealand 1965

309 Sehwag India Pakistan 2004

307 Bob Cowper Australia England 1966

304 Bradman Australia England 1934

302 Lawrence Rowe West Indies England 1974

302 Brendon McCullum New Zealand India 2014

* indicates not out

(Compiled by Greg Stutchbury; Editing by Ian Ransom)

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