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 One Day Internationals - Batting Records and Statistics - Averages / Scoring Rates
Highest Average Batting as    (minimum 30 innings)
    Career   Batting as Opener
  Player Country Career   Inns NO Runs Avg   Inns NO Runs Avg
1 Sharma, R G* India 2007-   220 32 9205 48.96   141 15 7238 57.44
2 Bairstow, J M* England 2011-   81 8 3498 47.92   59 3 2851 50.91
3 Amla, H M South Africa 2008-2019   178 14 8113 49.47   175 13 8083 49.90
4 Imam-ul-Haq* Pakistan 2017-   46 5 2023 49.34   46 5 2023 49.34
5 Tendulkar, S R India 1989-2012   452 41 18426 44.83   340 23 15310 48.30
6 Fakhar Zaman* Pakistan 2017-   53 4 2325 47.45   53 4 2325 47.45
7 Dippenaar, H H South Africa 1999-2007   95 14 3421 42.23   43 6 1752 47.35
8 Lara, B C West Indies 1990-2007   289 32 10405 40.49   52 5 2166 46.09
9 Dilshan, T M Sri Lanka 1999-2016   303 41 10290 39.27   176 16 7367 46.04
10 de Kock, Q* South Africa 2013-   124 6 5355 45.38   121 6 5271 45.83
11 Dhawan, S* India 2010-   142 8 6105 45.56   142 8 6105 45.56
12 Greenidge, C G West Indies 1975-1991   127 13 5134 45.04   120 10 4993 45.39
13 Warner, D A* Australia 2009-   126 6 5455 45.46   125 5 5434 45.28
14 Watson, S R Australia 2002-2015   169 27 5757 40.54   93 7 3882 45.14
15 Coetzer, K J* Scotland 2008-   63 2 2604 42.69   57 2 2464 44.80
16 Hayden, M L Australia 1993-2008   155 15 6133 43.81   147 14 5892 44.30
17 Waugh, M E Australia 1988-2002   236 20 8500 39.35   141 11 5729 44.07
18 Guptill, M J* New Zealand 2009-   183 19 6927 42.24   162 18 6302 43.76
19 Chanderpaul, S West Indies 1994-2011   251 40 8778 41.60   77 9 2949 43.37
20 Jayawardene, D P M D Sri Lanka 1998-2015   418 39 12650 33.38   34 2 1376 43.00
21 Bell, I R England 2004-2015   157 14 5416 37.87   76 7 2932 42.49
22 Finch, A J* Australia 2013-   128 3 5232 41.86   126 3 5212 42.37
23 Kirsten, G South Africa 1993-2003   185 19 6798 40.95   175 16 6647 41.81
24 Ganguly, S C India 1992-2007   300 23 11363 41.02   236 16 9146 41.57
25 Haynes, D L West Indies 1978-1994   237 28 8648 41.38   237 28 8648 41.38
26 Knight, N V England 1996-2003   100 10 3637 40.41   92 9 3345 40.30
27 Sidhu, N S India 1987-1998   127 8 4413 37.08   63 3 2418 40.30
28 Gooch, G A England 1976-1995   122 6 4290 36.98   99 4 3828 40.29
29 Roy, J J* England 2015-   93 2 3658 40.20   93 2 3658 40.20
30 Broad, B C England 1987-1988   34 0 1361 40.03   34 0 1361 40.03

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