Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
H Wood (ENG) 1889-1892 2 2 1 193 134* 193.00 1 1 0
JW Burke (AUS) 1957-1958 1 1 0 189 189 189.00 1 0 0
BA Stokes (ENG) 2016-2016 1 2 0 284 258 142.00 1 0 0
J Ryder (AUS) 1921-1921 1 1 0 142 142 142.00 1 0 0
SP Fleming (NZ) 1995-2006 2 3 0 394 262 131.33 1 2 0
DC Boon (AUS) 1994-1994 1 2 1 128 96 128.00 0 1 0
TT Samaraweera (SL) 2012-2012 1 2 1 126 115* 126.00 1 0 0
DR Smith (WI) 2004-2004 1 2 1 125 105* 125.00 1 0 0
AJL Hill (ENG) 1896-1896 1 1 0 124 124 124.00 1 0 0
WA Brown (AUS) 1936-1936 1 1 0 121 121 121.00 1 0 0
MJK Smith (ENG) 1965-1965 1 1 0 121 121 121.00 1 0 0
R Abel (ENG) 1889-1889 1 1 0 120 120 120.00 1 0 0
LEG Ames (ENG) 1938-1939 1 1 0 115 115 115.00 1 0 0
JHW Fingleton (AUS) 1936-1936 1 1 0 112 112 112.00 1 0 0
BH Valentine (ENG) 1938-1939 1 1 0 112 112 112.00 1 0 0
RN Harvey (AUS) 1949-1958 2 3 1 216 178 108.00 1 0 0
VT Trumper (AUS) 1902-1902 1 2 1 108 70 108.00 0 1 0
Taufeeq Umar (PAK) 2003-2003 1 2 0 202 135 101.00 1 1 0
KD Karthik (INDIA) 2007-2007 1 2 1 101 63 101.00 0 1 0
JEF Beck (NZ) 1954-1954 1 1 0 99 99 99.00 0 1 0
CC McDonald (AUS) 1957-1958 1 1 0 99 99 99.00 0 1 0
AJ Watkins (ENG) 1949-1949 1 2 1 91 64* 91.00 0 1 0
EH Hendren (ENG) 1931-1931 1 2 0 179 93 89.50 0 2 0
AD Nourse (SA) 1936-1950 4 8 2 533 120 88.83 3 1 0
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 2002-2006 2 3 1 174 138* 87.00 1 0 0
DA Warner (AUS) 2014-2018 2 4 0 342 145 85.50 2 0 0
IR Redpath (AUS) 1966-1970 2 4 2 170 69* 85.00 0 2 1
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1993-2011 4 7 1 489 169 81.50 2 2 0
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1957-1957 1 2 0 162 101 81.00 1 1 0
JR Reid (NZ) 1954-1962 2 3 0 241 135 80.33 1 1 0
G Gambhir (INDIA) 2011-2011 1 2 0 157 93 78.50 0 2 0
AJ Pithey (SA) 1965-1965 1 2 0 156 154 78.00 1 0 0
KR Miller (AUS) 1949-1950 1 2 1 74 58 74.00 0 1 0
JH Kallis (SA) 1996-2013 22 35 5 2181 224 72.70 9 9 1
JEC Franklin (NZ) 2006-2013 2 3 1 145 122* 72.50 1 0 0
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2009-2014 3 6 1 361 161* 72.20 2 0 2
WR Hammond (ENG) 1927-1939 3 5 0 360 181 72.00 1 2 0
L Klusener (SA) 1997-2001 3 4 1 214 102* 71.33 1 1 0
ML Hayden (AUS) 2002-2006 2 4 0 285 96 71.25 0 3 0
RG Pollock (SA) 1965-1970 3 6 0 416 209 69.33 1 2 0
CH Morris (SA) 2016-2016 1 1 0 69 69 69.00 0 1 0
MJ Slater (AUS) 1994-1994 1 2 1 69 43* 69.00 0 0 0
DJ Cullinan (SA) 1993-2001 8 13 0 882 168 67.84 4 4 1
IJ Siedle (SA) 1931-1936 2 3 0 201 141 67.00 1 1 0
BM McMillan (SA) 1993-1997 5 8 3 331 103* 66.20 1 3 0
B Sutcliffe (NZ) 1954-1954 1 1 0 66 66 66.00 0 1 0
PGZ Harris (NZ) 1962-1962 1 2 0 131 101 65.50 1 0 0
RD Jacobs (WI) 1999-2004 2 4 2 130 69* 65.00 0 1 0
SB Styris (NZ) 2006-2006 1 2 1 65 54* 65.00 0 1 0
TR Veivers (AUS) 1966-1967 1 2 1 65 35* 65.00 0 0 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 3-6, 2019 [Test # 2340]
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 22-25, 2018 [Test # 2300]
South Africa v India at Cape Town, 1st Test, Jan 5-8, 2018 [Test # 2292]