A solid partnership between 2 batsmen is paramount for a team in the Test format. It helps build pressure on the bowling team and also keeps the runs flowing for the batting team. Throughout the course of the ICC World Test Championship, we witnessed some solid batting partnerships. That said, here is a list of the 4 highest partnerships in the ICC World Test Championship:
4. Dimuth Karunaratne and DM de Silva (345)
The duo of Karunaratne and de Silva ran riot against Bangladesh in a Test match in the World Test Championship. Karunaratne amassed an impressive 244 runs, while de Silva scored 166 runs in total. In the end, the Test match between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka resulted in a stalemate.
3. Zak Crawley and Jos Buttler (359)
The duo of Zak Crawley and Jos Buttler performed brilliantly against Pakistan in a Test match in the World Test Championship. Crawley scored an impressive 267 runs, while Buttler amassed a total of 152 runs. In the end, the Test match between Pakistan and England resulted in a stalemate. Owing to his superb batting performance, Zak Crawley was awarded the Man of the Match award.
2. David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne (361)
The Australian duo of David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne was terrific in a match against Pakistan in the World Test Championship. Warner looked unstoppable, amassing a remarkable 335 runs for Australia. On the other hand, Labuschagne amassed 162 runs in total for the Australian Test team. In the end, Australia went on to win the Test match against Pakistan by an innings and 48 runs.
1. Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholls (369)
The duo of Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholls amassed the highest partnership in the ICC World Test Championship. Kane Williamson amassed an impressive 237 runs for New Zealand. On the other hand, Henry Nicholls scored a total of 157 runs for the New Zealand Test team. In the end, New Zealand won the Test match against Pakistan by a comprehensive margin of an innings and 176 runs.