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Brian Lara - Test Cricket's Record Run-Scorer

Lara's New World Record

THE perceptive enthusiasts at the Adelaide Oval, as traditional and knowledgeable as any on the cricketing map, were moved to a rare and significant gesture on the opening morning of the third Test yesterday.
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Brian Lara Eclipses Border as Test Cricket's Record Run-Scorer

Nov. 26 (Bloomberg) -- Brian Lara became the most prolific batsman in 129 years of elite international cricket as he advanced to 214 on the second morning of the West Indies' third Test against Australia.

The left-hander, resuming his 121st match on 202 runs, reached 11,175 runs, one more than former record-holder Allan Border managed in 156 Tests. The Windies, trailing 2-0 in the three-match series, are 366-7 in Adelaide.

Trinidad-born Lara, 36, has tormented the world's top bowlers for 15 years. His unbeaten 400 against England last year made him the first batsman to reclaim the highest individual score in Tests, while his 501 not out for Warwickshire in 1994 remains the highest individual score in first-class cricket.
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