Langer-Hayden Australia's most prolific openers
Justin Langer and Matthew Hayden on Thursday became Australia's most prolific openers after their 17-run stand in the fourth and final Test against India in Mumbai.
The left-handed duo with 3896 runs overtook Michael Slater and Mark Taylor with 3887. Bill Lawry and Bob Simpson are the next best Australians on 3596, The Courier Mail said in a report.
West Indian greats Desmond Haynes and Gordon Greenidge hold the world record with 6482 runs.