Brian Lara

Brian Lara broke batting records for fun during an illustrious international career that lasted for 16 years with the West Indian twice setting new benchmarks in Test cricket for the highest individual innings.

Lara surpassed Gary Sobers' 36-year-old milestone when he reached 375 against England in 2004, before reclaiming his world record from Matthew Hayden with an unbeaten 400 against the same opposition a decade later.

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