Most centuries in India vs England Tests | Most Test Hundreds for India against England

India and England, both the proud cricketing nations have had some of the best Test batsmen to have ever graced the game. However, in India vs England Test matches, mostly the Indian batters hold the edge in terms of most centuries scored in this format. While batting against the moving ball in England is a tough task, playing against spin on Indian pitches requires a different level of skill.

 

In India vs England Tests, Rahul Dravid holds the record for scoring most Test centuries. With a tally of 7 Test hundreds against England, Dravid tops the list. Being India’s No.3 in Test matches, Dravid had a tendency to soak all the pressure in trying to weather the storm against the new ball. With an average of 60.93, some of his Test centuries came in adverse conditions. Dravid’s Test century against England in 2002 at Headingley, where he scored a majestic 217 to help India secure victory, was one of his most relished Test centuries.

Here, we take a look at players who have scored the most hundreds in India vs England Test matches:

 

List of Players with most Test Centuries in India vs England Test Matches

 

PlayerSpanMatInnsNORunsHSAve100500
R Dravid (INDIA)1996-201121375195021760.93781
SR Tendulkar (INDIA)1990-201232534253519351.737130
AN Cook (ENG)2006-201830543243129447.66791
M Azharuddin (INDIA)1984-199615242127818258.09631
KP Pietersen (ENG)2006-2012162811581202*58.55661
IT Botham (ENG)1979-198214170120120870.64551
GA Gooch (ENG)1979-199319332172533355.64581
CA Pujara (INDIA)2012-2018183331339206*44.63532
V Kohli (INDIA)2012-201819353157023549.06553
DB Vengsarkar (INDIA)1977-199026436158915742.94563

Top-10 players with most Test hundreds for India against England

PlayerSpanMatInnsNORunsHSAve100500
R Dravid1996-201121375195021760.93781
SR Tendulkar1990-201232534253519351.737130
M Azharuddin1984-199615242127818258.09631
CA Pujara2012-2018183331339206*44.63532
V Kohli2012-201819353157023549.06553
DB Vengsarkar1977-199026436158915742.94563
RJ Shastri1981-199020314102618738.00433
GR Viswanath1971-198230544188022237.604123
SM Gavaskar1971-198638672248322138.204163
VM Merchant1933-19511018085915447.72332
(Stats Courtesy ESPNCricinfo)