Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
HM Amla 2004-2017 21 38 2 1903 311* 52.86 3754 50.69 6 7 1 250 3
JH Kallis 2004-2012 16 29 2 1354 182* 50.14 2609 51.89 6 4 2 156 7
GC Smith 2004-2012 16 30 3 1337 183 49.51 2510 53.26 5 6 3 165 0
AB de Villiers 2004-2016 20 34 1 1393 174 42.21 2649 52.58 2 7 3 180 5
D Elgar 2015-2017 8 15 1 575 136 41.07 1145 50.21 2 2 1 74 2
T Bavuma 2015-2017 8 15 2 505 102* 38.84 1028 49.12 1 3 2 66 1
MV Boucher 2005-2010 10 17 2 574 95 38.26 955 60.10 0 4 1 66 2
VD Philander 2012-2017 6 10 2 292 61 36.50 471 61.99 0 3 1 38 3
Q de Kock 2016-2017 6 11 2 328 129* 36.44 406 80.78 1 2 0 45 2
AG Prince 2008-2010 8 14 1 425 149 32.69 931 45.64 2 0 2 53 3
JA Rudolph 2004-2012 8 14 0 445 93 31.78 1000 44.50 0 3 0 64 1
F du Plessis 2015-2017 6 11 0 298 86 27.09 692 43.06 0 3 1 39 0
JP Duminy 2009-2017 10 17 3 339 61 24.21 818 41.44 0 2 3 44 3
PL Harris 2008-2010 7 10 2 193 38 24.12 446 43.27 0 0 0 21 1
DW Steyn 2004-2015 12 18 6 189 47 15.75 426 44.36 0 0 1 20 4
K Rabada 2016-2017 6 10 1 127 30 14.11 251 50.59 0 0 2 18 1
M Morkel 2008-2017 19 27 5 289 25 13.13 535 54.01 0 0 6 45 2
M Ntini 2004-2009 11 17 8 112 26 12.44 213 52.58 0 0 1 19 1
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:
England v South Africa at Manchester, 4th Test, Aug 4-7, 2017 [Test # 2268]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]
England v South Africa at Nottingham, 2nd Test, Jul 14-17, 2017 [Test # 2264]