Cricket - STATBOX-Cricket-Lowest scores in Tests

New Zealand were all out for 45 in their first innings on the opening day of the first Test against South Africa in Cape Town on Wednesday.

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Following is a list of the 15 lowest totals in Tests:

Team Score Opposition Venue Date

New Zealand 26 England Auckland Mar 25, 1955

South Africa 30 England Port Elizabeth Feb 13, 1896

South Africa 30 England Birmingham Jun 14, 1924

South Africa 35 England Cape Town Apr 1, 1899

South Africa 36 Australia Melbourne Feb 12, 1932

Australia 36 England Birmingham May 29, 1902

New Zealand 42 Australia Wellington Mar 29, 1946

Australia 42 England Sydney Feb 10, 1888

India 42 England Lord's Jun 20, 1974

South Africa 43 England Cape Town Mar 25, 1889

Australia 44 England The Oval Aug 10, 1896

South Africa 45 Australia Melbourne Feb 12, 1932

England 45 Australia Sydney Jan 28, 1887

New Zealand 45 South Africa Cape Town Jan 2, 2013

England 46 West Indies Port of Spain Mar 25, 1994

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