Most Number of Double Centuries in a Calendar Year - Michael Clarke

Date of Record: 22/11/2012

It was a pleasant day at Adelaide Oval when history was made. Australia captain Michael Clarke broke Sir Don Bradman and Ricky Ponting's records as he clocked up his fourth 200 plus scores in a calendar year. This record breaking moment took place during the second Test, Australia Vs South Africa. This was the right-handed batsman's 21st Test century.

Michael Clarke's double hundreds in 2012:

329 not out Vs India, January 2012

210 Vs India, January 2012

259 not out Vs South Africa, November 2012

230 Vs South Africa, November 2012