Do you know how many matches taken by each Test Playing National team to win their first Test Match?
Here is the full list of matches taken by each team to win their first test cricket:
The first official Test Cricket match was played on 15 to 19 March in the year 1877. The Match was played between “England vs Australia” at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Australia.
Australia won the first official Test by 45 runs. The celebration of 100 years of Test cricket was held by ICC on 12 to 17 March in the year 1977 between “England vs Australia”, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Australia. Australia won the match by defeating England by 45 runs, the same margin win as that of the first Test in 1877.
Here is the List of test Playing nation:
Australia made their debut to test in the year (15 March 1877) and won the first ever Test against England. Moreover, they became the only team to win the debut Test.
England made their debut to test in the year (15 March 1877) and registered their first Test victories in their second match. Also, Pakistan who made their debut on (16 October 1952) registered their first Test victories in their second match.
India who made their test debut on (25 June 1932) posted their first Test victory in their 25th match, 20 years after their test debut.
West Indies the inaugural ICC World Cup winner made their test debut on (23 June 1928) and registered their first test victory in their 6th match.
South Africa made their test debut on 12 March 1889 and registered their first Test victory in their 12th match.
New Zealand made their test debut in the year 10 January 1930 and took 45 Tests for their first win. However, the most by a side.