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Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
GC Smith (SA) 2003-2008 2 4 1 523 277 174.33 2 1 0
DM Jones (Aus) 1989-1989 1 1 0 157 157 157.00 1 0 0
WR Hammond (Eng) 1929-1929 1 2 1 156 138* 156.00 1 0 0
MS Dhoni (India) 2011-2011 1 2 1 151 77 151.00 0 2 0
B Mitchell (SA) 1929-1929 1 2 1 149 88 149.00 0 2 0
HA Gomes (WI) 1984-1984 1 1 0 143 143 143.00 1 0 0
PBH May (Eng) 1957-1958 2 4 1 410 285* 136.66 1 1 0
AJ Tudor (Eng) 1999-2002 2 3 2 134 99* 134.00 0 1 0
RN Harvey (Aus) 1961-1961 1 1 0 114 114 114.00 1 0 0
JHB Waite (SA) 1960-1960 1 2 1 114 58 114.00 0 2 0
Saleem Yousuf (Pak) 1987-1987 1 2 1 108 91* 108.00 0 1 0
PJ Sharpe (Eng) 1963-1963 1 2 1 108 85* 108.00 0 1 0
Zaheer Abbas (Pak) 1971-1982 2 3 0 318 274 106.00 1 0 0
IVA Richards (WI) 1984-1991 2 3 1 212 117 106.00 1 1 0
CT Radley (Eng) 1978-1978 1 1 0 106 106 106.00 1 0 0
AC Gilchrist (Aus) 2001-2005 2 3 1 202 152 101.00 1 0 0
TL Best (WI) 2012-2012 1 1 0 95 95 95.00 0 1 0
JN Rhodes (SA) 1998-1998 1 1 0 95 95 95.00 0 1 0
HH Gibbs (SA) 2003-2003 1 2 0 188 179 94.00 1 0 0
DA Allen (Eng) 1961-1962 2 2 1 90 79* 90.00 0 1 0
V Pollard (NZ) 1965-1965 1 2 1 85 81* 85.00 0 1 0
OG Smith (WI) 1957-1957 1 2 0 166 161 83.00 1 0 0
RM Cowper (Aus) 1968-1968 1 2 1 82 57 82.00 0 1 0
NC O'Neill (Aus) 1961-1961 1 1 0 82 82 82.00 0 1 0
RC Fredericks (WI) 1973-1973 1 2 0 162 150 81.00 1 0 0
JT Tyldesley (Eng) 1902-1909 2 2 0 162 138 81.00 1 0 0
JR Thomson (Aus) 1975-1985 2 3 2 81 49 81.00 0 0 0
KS More (India) 1986-1986 1 2 1 79 48 79.00 0 0 0
DJ Cullinan (SA) 1998-1998 1 1 0 78 78 78.00 0 1 0
RT Robinson (Eng) 1985-1987 2 3 0 232 148 77.33 1 1 0
RR Sarwan (WI) 2004-2004 1 2 0 153 139 76.50 1 0 0
EH Hendren (Eng) 1924-1929 2 3 1 152 74 76.00 0 2 0
MN Samuels (WI) 2012-2012 1 1 0 76 76 76.00 0 1 0
RB Simpson (Aus) 1961-1961 1 1 0 76 76 76.00 0 1 0
MW Gatting (Eng) 1981-1987 5 9 2 523 183* 74.71 3 0 0
RH Catterall (SA) 1924-1929 2 4 0 285 120 71.25 1 2 1
IM Chappell (Aus) 1968-1975 2 3 1 141 71 70.50 0 2 0
SL Campbell (WI) 1995-2000 2 2 0 138 79 69.00 0 2 0
JB Hobbs (Eng) 1909-1924 2 3 1 138 76 69.00 0 2 1
MA Holding (WI) 1984-1984 1 1 0 69 69 69.00 0 1 0
Saleem Malik (Pak) 1987-1992 2 3 0 206 165 68.66 1 0 0
KWR Fletcher (Eng) 1973-1975 3 5 2 204 52 68.00 0 3 0
H Sutcliffe (Eng) 1924-1929 2 3 0 204 114 68.00 1 1 0
MJ Clarke (Aus) 2005-2009 2 4 1 202 103* 67.33 1 0 0
ME Trescothick (Eng) 2001-2006 6 11 1 670 161 67.00 3 3 2
GS Blewett (Aus) 1997-1997 1 2 0 132 125 66.00 1 0 0
BW Luckhurst (Eng) 1971-1973 2 4 1 197 108* 65.66 1 0 0
R Subba Row (Eng) 1960-1961 2 4 0 259 112 64.75 1 2 0
KD Mackay (Aus) 1961-1961 1 1 0 64 64 64.00 0 1 0
FE Woolley (Eng) 1924-1924 1 1 0 64 64 64.00 0 1 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v West Indies at Birmingham, 3rd Test, Jun 7-11, 2012 [Test # 2045]
England v India at Birmingham, 3rd Test, Aug 10-13, 2011 [Test # 2003]
England v Pakistan at Birmingham, 2nd Test, Aug 6-9, 2010 [Test # 1969]
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