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Massacre at Eden Park: Where does England's 58 sit on the list of lowest Test scores?

England's score of 58 at Eden Park today is the 32nd lowest in the history of Test cricket.

New Zealand still holds the record for the lowest score of 26, also at Eden Park way back in 1955.

For a period England looked like they'd file a new entry in the top 10, before some blows from the final pair saw them battle through to 58.

Top 10 lowest scores in Test cricket history

1. 26 - NZ v ENG, Auckland in 1955

2. 30 - South Africa v England, Port Elizabeth in 1896

3. 30 - South Africa v England in Birmingham in 1924

4. 35 - South Africa v England, Cape Town in 1899

5. 36 - South Africa v Australia, Melbourne in 1932

6. 36 - Australia v England, Birmingham in 1902

7. 42 - NZ v Australia, Wellington in 1946

8. 42 - Australia v England, Sydney in 1888

9. 42 - India v England, London in 1974

10. 43 South Africa v England, Cape Town in 1889


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