England grew to become the primary staff to attain 500 runs on the opening day of a Take a look at match Thursday, placing Pakistan to the sword in Rawalpindi.
4 English batsmen scored centuries because the vacationers cantered to 506-Four on the shut of play.
The earlier report for runs on the primary day was the 494 Australia amassed in opposition to South Africa in Sydney in 1910.
Greater than 500 runs in a day has solely been achieved on 4 different events — 3 times by England and as soon as by Sri Lanka — however by no means on the opening day of a Take a look at.
The report is the 588 England ran up on day two of a check in opposition to India in 1936.