Smith and Labuschagne join Ponting, Bradman and other Aussie greats with twin double tons.
December 1, 2022
Sports Tak Staff
Steve Smith hammered a scintillating 200 off 311 on second day of the 1st Test against West Indies on Thursday.
Marnus Labuschagne had been 154* overnight, and went onto score 204 before getting dismissed.
Let's take a look at the list of Aussie pair of batters made 200-plus scores in the same innings of a Test match.
Bill Ponsford (266) and Sir Don Bradman (244) scored double tons against England in 1934.
Sir Don Bradman (234) and Sid Barnes (234) scored double tons against England in 1946.
Bill Lowry (210) and Bob Simpson (201) scored double tons against West Indies in 1965.
Ricky Ponting (221) and Michael Clarke (210) plundered double tons against India in January 2012.
Marnus Labuschagne (204) and Steve Smith (200*) scored double tons against West Indies in 2022.
Steve Run-Smith eclipses Gavaskar, Hayden in this elite list