Test Cricket - Batting Records and Statistics - Averages / Scoring Rates
Fastest Scoring Rates for Players with minimum   Runs for  
  Player Country Career Mat Inns NO Runs  HS 100s 50s Avg S/R
1 Shahid Afridi Pakistan 1998-2010 27 48 1 1716 156 5 8 36.51 86.97
2 T G Southee* New Zealand 2008- 88 126 11 1855 77* 0 5 16.13 82.81
3 V Sehwag India 2001-2013 104 180 6 8586 319 23 32 49.34 82.21
4 A C Gilchrist Australia 1999-2008 96 137 20 5570 204* 17 26 47.61 81.96
5 C de Grandhomme* New Zealand 2016- 29 44 7 1432 120* 2 8 38.70 80.45
6 G P Swann England 2008-2013 60 76 14 1370 85 0 5 22.10 76.49
7 R R Pant* India 2018- 31 53 4 2123 159* 5 10 43.33 72.66
8 M D K J Perera* Sri Lanka 2015- 22 41 3 1177 153* 2 7 30.97 72.25
9 D A Warner* Australia 2011- 96 176 8 7817 335* 24 34 46.53 71.30
10 Sarfaraz Ahmed Pakistan 2010-2019 49 86 13 2657 112 3 18 36.40 70.99
11 Q de Kock* South Africa 2014- 54 91 6 3300 141* 6 22 38.82 70.94
12 M Muralitharan Sri Lanka 1992-2010 133 164 56 1261 67 0 1 11.68 70.29
13 D J G Sammy West Indies 2007-2013 38 63 2 1323 106 1 5 21.69 67.88
14 S Dhawan India 2013-2018 34 58 1 2315 190 7 5 40.61 66.95
15 N Dickwella* Sri Lanka 2014- 53 94 7 2750 96 0 22 31.61 66.57
16 Umar Akmal Pakistan 2009-2011 16 30 2 1003 129 1 6 35.82 65.99
17 T M Dilshan Sri Lanka 1999-2013 87 145 11 5492 193 16 23 40.99 65.55
18 S T Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 1991-2007 110 188 14 6973 340 14 31 40.07 65.13
19 S C J Broad* England 2007- 156 227 38 3473 169 1 13 18.38 65.00
20 Mohammad Rafique Bangladesh 2000-2008 33 63 6 1059 111 1 4 18.58 64.93
21 Harbhajan Singh India 1998-2015 103 145 23 2225 115 2 9 18.24 64.83
22 A Symonds Australia 2004-2008 26 41 5 1462 162* 2 10 40.61 64.80
23 B B McCullum New Zealand 2004-2016 101 176 9 6453 302 12 31 38.64 64.60
24 M A Starc* Australia 2011- 71 104 22 1816 99 0 10 22.15 64.53
25 I D S Smith New Zealand 1980-1992 63 88 17 1815 173 2 6 25.56 63.17
26 Kamran Akmal Pakistan 2002-2010 53 92 6 2648 158* 6 12 30.79 63.12
27 A Flintoff England 1998-2009 79 130 9 3845 167 5 26 31.78 62.05
28 D S Lehmann Australia 1998-2004 27 42 2 1798 177 5 10 44.95 61.81
29 Shakib Al Hasan* Bangladesh 2007- 63 116 7 4251 217 5 29 39.00 61.72
30 K P Pietersen England 2005-2014 104 181 8 8181 227 23 35 47.29 61.72
31 M J Prior England 2007-2014 79 123 21 4099 131* 7 28 40.19 61.67
32 I T Botham England 1977-1992 102 161 6 5200 208 14 22 33.55 60.71
33 B C Lara West Indies 1990-2006 131 232 6 11953 400* 34 48 52.89 60.52
34 R S Kaluwitharana Sri Lanka 1992-2004 49 78 4 1933 132* 3 9 26.12 60.35
35 Habibul Bashar Bangladesh 2000-2008 50 99 1 3026 113 3 24 30.88 60.28
36 C H Gayle West Indies 2000-2014 103 182 11 7214 333 15 37 42.19 60.27
37 M L Hayden Australia 1994-2009 103 184 14 8625 380 30 29 50.74 60.11
38 L Klusener South Africa 1996-2004 49 69 11 1906 174 4 8 32.86 59.81
39 G C Smith South Africa 2002-2014 117 205 13 9265 277 27 38 48.26 59.69
40 R A Jadeja* India 2012- 60 89 20 2523 175* 3 17 36.57 59.50
41 V G Kambli India 1993-1995 17 21 1 1084 227 4 3 54.20 59.46
42 L R P L Taylor* New Zealand 2007- 112 196 24 7683 290 19 35 44.67 59.28
43 M S Dhoni India 2005-2014 90 144 16 4876 224 6 33 38.09 59.11
44 R T Ponting Australia 1995-2012 168 287 29 13378 257 41 62 51.85 58.72
45 B J Haddin Australia 2008-2015 66 112 13 3266 169 4 18 32.99 58.46
46 M G Johnson Australia 2007-2015 73 109 16 2065 123* 1 11 22.20 58.40
47 D L Vettori New Zealand 1997-2014 113 174 23 4531 140 6 23 30.01 58.19
48 B A Stokes* England 2013- 83 152 6 5280 258 11 28 36.16 58.10
49 Tamim Iqbal* Bangladesh 2008- 69 132 2 5082 206 10 31 39.09 58.07
50 Yuvraj Singh India 2003-2012 40 62 6 1900 169 3 11 33.93 57.98
51 A K Markram* South Africa 2017- 31 57 1 1973 152 5 9 35.23 57.98
52 S K Warne Australia 1992-2007 145 199 17 3154 99 0 12 17.33 57.66
53 Yasir Hameed Pakistan 2003-2010 25 49 3 1491 170 2 8 32.41 57.61
54 J M Bairstow* England 2012- 87 156 11 5415 167* 12 23 37.34 57.44
55 D W Hookes Australia 1977-1985 23 41 3 1306 143* 1 8 34.37 57.38
56 Litton Das* Bangladesh 2015- 35 60 1 2112 141 3 14 35.80 57.17
57 C L Cairns New Zealand 1989-2004 62 104 5 3320 158 5 22 33.54 57.08
58 D de Silva* Sri Lanka 2016- 45 81 6 2815 173 9 10 37.53 56.62
59 J O Holder* West Indies 2014- 56 100 16 2571 202* 3 11 30.61 56.56
60 J A Burns* Australia 2014- 23 40 1 1442 180 4 7 36.97 56.39
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