Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
WR Hammond (ENG) 1931-1947 9 11 2 1015 336* 112.77 4 1 1 77+ 11
Shoaib Mohammad (PAK) 1984-1990 7 10 2 854 203* 106.75 5 0 0 106 3
SM Katich (AUS) 2005-2010 7 10 2 643 131* 80.37 3 2 0 84 2
Javed Miandad (PAK) 1976-1993 18 29 5 1919 271 79.95 7 6 0 216 14
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 2000-2005 11 15 3 923 162 76.91 4 5 1 126 21
UT Khawaja (AUS) 2011-2016 6 10 2 581 174 72.62 3 0 0 66 4
JA Rudolph (SA) 2004-2012 6 10 3 505 154* 72.14 2 3 2 76 3
DA Warner (AUS) 2011-2016 7 13 2 784 253 71.27 4 0 0 83 5
KS Duleepsinhji (ENG) 1930-1931 7 10 2 566 117 70.75 2 3 0 26+ 1
F du Plessis (SA) 2013-2017 7 10 3 491 137 70.14 2 3 0 61 5
DJ Cullinan (SA) 1994-2000 10 16 4 823 275* 68.58 2 2 0 102 7
MA Atherton (ENG) 1990-1999 11 17 1 1088 151 68.00 4 6 1 130 0
PBH May (ENG) 1955-1959 9 11 2 603 124* 67.00 3 2 0 54+ 6
V Kohli (INDIA) 2012-2016 7 13 2 735 211 66.81 3 3 0 97 2
SL Campbell (WI) 1995-1999 6 10 1 598 208 66.44 2 2 2 83 4
CH Gayle (WI) 2002-2014 12 21 2 1258 204 66.21 3 7 0 164 26
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1993-2003 12 19 3 1059 329 66.18 3 4 2 139 12
DJ McGlew (SA) 1953-1962 12 21 4 1100 255* 64.70 3 5 0 38+ 1
KD Walters (AUS) 1973-1980 11 16 2 901 250 64.35 3 4 0 100 5
R Dravid (INDIA) 1998-2010 15 28 2 1659 222 63.80 6 6 1 223 2
Shakib Al Hasan (BDESH) 2008-2017 8 15 3 763 217 63.58 2 4 1 110 6
JL Langer (AUS) 1993-2005 14 23 4 1196 215 62.94 4 5 3 152 9
TT Samaraweera (SL) 2005-2012 6 10 0 625 159 62.50 2 3 0 77 4
JH Kallis (SA) 1999-2013 18 28 3 1543 186 61.72 6 6 2 212 13
M Azharuddin (INDIA) 1988-1999 12 14 1 796 192 61.23 2 3 0 97 1
HM Amla (SA) 2006-2017 14 22 3 1154 176* 60.73 4 7 0 164 3
JH Edrich (ENG) 1965-1975 11 15 1 840 310* 60.00 3 2 0 122 5
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1955-1971 18 24 5 1133 128* 59.63 2 8 1 107+ 2
ER Dexter (ENG) 1958-1965 8 10 2 477 141 59.62 1 4 0 73 2
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2004-2011 11 14 0 823 168 58.78 4 2 1 103 4
LEG Ames (ENG) 1931-1937 8 10 3 410 137 58.57 2 0 0 19+ 3
Majid Khan (PAK) 1965-1979 11 17 1 936 119* 58.50 3 5 0 104+ 4
VVS Laxman (INDIA) 2002-2010 10 17 3 818 124* 58.42 2 6 2 112 1
GS Chappell (AUS) 1973-1982 14 22 3 1076 247* 56.63 3 3 3 129 5
HH Gibbs (SA) 1999-2007 9 15 1 790 211* 56.42 2 4 1 112 8
CG Borde (INDIA) 1965-1968 8 13 2 613 109 55.72 1 5 0 76+ 0
WR Endean (SA) 1953-1954 7 11 2 497 116 55.22 1 2 0 29+ 1
CG Greenidge (WI) 1980-1987 10 19 3 882 213 55.12 2 5 0 105 13
MS Dhoni (INDIA) 2009-2014 9 13 2 599 98 54.45 0 6 0 68 9
CA Pujara (INDIA) 2012-2016 7 13 1 649 159 54.08 2 3 0 84 2
RT Ponting (AUS) 1997-2011 17 26 6 1076 157* 53.80 2 6 0 139 13
G Gambhir (INDIA) 2009-2016 9 16 2 749 167 53.50 2 4 1 96 4
Mohammad Yousuf (PAK) 2001-2009 9 15 1 747 203 53.35 1 5 3 94 5
GP Thorpe (ENG) 1997-2004 13 23 6 905 200* 53.23 4 1 0 116 5
AP Gurusinha (SL) 1987-1995 8 13 1 636 127 53.00 3 2 0 72 5
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1969-1975 8 11 0 578 216 52.54 2 1 0 71 2
KC Brathwaite (WI) 2013-2017 5 10 1 470 129 52.22 1 3 0 51 3
GA Gooch (ENG) 1978-1994 15 24 2 1148 210 52.18 4 3 4 153 3
AR Border (AUS) 1980-1993 23 32 3 1500 205 51.72 5 6 2 170 4
RB Richardson (WI) 1985-1987 7 11 1 512 185 51.20 1 2 0 68 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Minimum of 10 innings

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
New Zealand v West Indies at Hamilton, 2nd Test, Dec 9-12, 2017 [Test # 2287]
New Zealand v West Indies at Wellington, 1st Test, Dec 1-4, 2017 [Test # 2284]
New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton, 3rd Test, Mar 25-29, 2017 [Test # 2257]