Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
L Hutton (ENG) 1938-1938 3 4 0 473 364 118.25 2 0 0
E Paynter (ENG) 1933-1938 7 11 4 591 216* 84.42 1 3 1
H Sutcliffe (ENG) 1930-1934 14 23 4 1180 194 62.10 2 9 0
KS Duleepsinhji (ENG) 1930-1930 4 7 0 416 173 59.42 1 2 0
AD Nourse (SA) 1935-1936 5 10 1 518 231 57.55 1 2 1
A Wood (ENG) 1938-1938 1 1 0 53 53 53.00 0 1 0
M Leyland (ENG) 1930-1938 20 32 3 1515 187 52.24 6 2 2
CF Walters (ENG) 1934-1934 5 9 1 401 82 50.12 0 4 0
WR Hammond (ENG) 1930-1938 25 41 2 1779 240 45.61 5 7 2
CJ Barnett (ENG) 1936-1938 8 14 0 610 129 43.57 2 2 0
EH Hendren (ENG) 1930-1934 6 10 0 432 132 43.20 1 2 0
APF Chapman (ENG) 1930-1930 4 6 0 259 121 43.16 1 1 0
DCS Compton (ENG) 1938-1938 4 6 1 214 102 42.80 1 1 0
GC Grant (WI) 1930-1931 5 10 4 255 71* 42.50 0 3 1
J Hardstaff (ENG) 1936-1938 7 12 1 440 169* 40.00 1 1 0
GA Headley (WI) 1930-1931 5 10 1 336 105 37.33 2 0 1
JB Hobbs (ENG) 1930-1930 5 9 0 301 78 33.44 0 2 0
RES Wyatt (ENG) 1930-1937 13 21 2 633 78 33.31 0 5 1
IJ Siedle (SA) 1935-1936 5 10 0 332 59 33.20 0 2 1
JC White (ENG) 1930-1930 1 2 1 33 23* 33.00 0 0 0
EAB Rowan (SA) 1935-1936 3 6 0 197 66 32.83 0 1 0
B Mitchell (SA) 1931-1936 11 20 2 573 95 31.83 0 4 2
HW Taylor (SA) 1931-1932 6 10 0 314 84 31.40 0 2 1
Nawab of Pataudi (ENG) 1932-1934 4 5 0 144 102 28.80 1 0 0
FR Martin (WI) 1930-1931 5 10 1 254 123* 28.22 1 0 1
LEG Ames (ENG) 1932-1938 18 27 2 675 120 27.00 1 4 2
CL Vincent (SA) 1931-1932 6 10 3 189 48* 27.00 0 0 0
GOB Allen (ENG) 1930-1937 14 22 2 479 68 23.95 0 3 1
JAJ Christy (SA) 1931-1932 6 11 1 235 63 23.50 0 2 1
RWV Robins (ENG) 1930-1937 6 10 2 183 61 22.87 0 2 2
DR Jardine (ENG) 1932-1933 6 9 0 199 56 22.11 0 1 1
EL Bartlett (WI) 1930-1931 4 6 1 110 84 22.00 0 1 1
AW Wellard (ENG) 1938-1938 1 2 0 42 38 21.00 0 0 0
H Larwood (ENG) 1930-1933 9 12 2 208 98 20.80 0 1 1
KG Viljoen (SA) 1931-1936 9 16 0 315 111 19.68 1 1 3
HF Wade (SA) 1935-1936 5 10 0 195 39 19.50 0 0 2
CA Roach (WI) 1930-1931 5 10 0 194 56 19.40 0 1 0
MW Tate (ENG) 1930-1930 5 8 0 148 54 18.50 0 1 1
WW Keeton (ENG) 1934-1934 1 2 0 37 25 18.50 0 0 0
H Verity (ENG) 1932-1938 18 27 8 344 60* 18.10 0 1 4
LS Birkett (WI) 1930-1931 4 8 0 136 64 17.00 0 1 1
HB Cameron (SA) 1931-1932 6 10 0 155 52 15.50 0 1 2
G Geary (ENG) 1930-1934 3 4 0 62 53 15.50 0 1 2
AW Briscoe (SA) 1935-1935 1 2 0 31 16 15.50 0 0 0
IM Barrow (WI) 1930-1931 5 9 1 122 27 15.25 0 0 1
OC Scott (WI) 1930-1931 5 8 2 89 20* 14.83 0 0 1
SH Curnow (SA) 1931-1932 5 9 1 117 25 14.62 0 0 0
G Duckworth (ENG) 1930-1930 5 8 2 87 33 14.50 0 0 1
AE Fagg (ENG) 1936-1936 2 3 0 42 27 14.00 0 0 0

Performances in matches that overlap decades are credited to the year in which they occurred - this results in some unknown data, especially in regard to bowling figures

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 20-24, 1938 [Test # 266]
England v Australia at Leeds, 4th Test, Jul 22-25, 1938 [Test # 265]
England v Australia at Lord's, 2nd Test, Jun 24-28, 1938 [Test # 264]