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In the records its down as 36, however the highest score so far is 77 off an over which had 17 no balls and only 5 legitimate balls because of the umpires miscalculation This was banned from the records because the bowler deliberately let the batsmen score the runs.

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Q: What is the most runs scored in a single over in both test and limited overs cricket?
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