Most fifties (and over)
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 50+ 0 4s 6s
G Boycott (ENG) 1971-1979 21 34 4 1871 191 62.36 4584 40.81 8 6 14 0 196 6
AW Greig (ENG) 1972-1977 31 49 2 1628 139 34.63 3335 48.81 3 10 13 5 192 8
APE Knott (ENG) 1971-1977 37 57 3 1640 135 30.37 3393 48.33 3 10 13 6 196 3
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1971-1975 17 27 6 1086 178 51.71 2665 40.75 3 7 10 1 117 2
DL Amiss (ENG) 1971-1977 21 37 5 1485 203 46.40 3294 45.08 4 6 10 3 165 1
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1971-1979 10 19 0 903 221 47.52 2077 43.47 2 7 9 2 86 2
JH Edrich (ENG) 1971-1976 23 40 2 1405 175 36.97 4085 34.39 2 7 9 3 146 1
RC Fredericks (WI) 1973-1976 8 15 1 768 150 54.85 1571 48.88 3 4 7 2 88 1
IM Chappell (AUS) 1972-1975 9 16 0 763 192 47.68 1861 40.99 2 5 7 2 98 2
GR Viswanath (INDIA) 1971-1979 10 19 1 669 113 37.16 1848 36.20 1 6 7 1 65 0
KR Stackpole (AUS) 1972-1972 5 10 1 485 114 53.88 949 51.10 1 5 6 0 53 0
DI Gower (ENG) 1978-1979 10 13 1 727 200* 60.58 1292 56.26 2 4 6 2 88 3
RB McCosker (AUS) 1975-1977 9 16 2 669 127 47.78 1763 37.94 2 4 6 2 66 2
DS Steele (ENG) 1975-1976 8 16 0 673 106 42.06 1700 39.58 1 5 6 1 74 3
GS Chappell (AUS) 1972-1977 14 26 3 914 131 39.73 2086 43.81 3 3 6 2 110 2
IVA Richards (WI) 1976-1976 4 7 0 829 291 118.42 1188 69.78 3 2 5 0 112 4
CG Greenidge (WI) 1976-1976 5 10 1 592 134 65.77 939 63.04 3 2 5 1 80 6
R Edwards (AUS) 1972-1975 8 13 2 544 170* 49.45 1166 46.65 1 4 5 3 56 0
CH Lloyd (WI) 1973-1976 8 14 0 614 132 43.85 954 64.36 1 4 5 0 67 8
GA Gooch (ENG) 1975-1979 11 16 2 508 91* 36.28 1101 46.13 0 5 5 3 59 2
RA Woolmer (ENG) 1975-1977 12 21 1 857 149 42.85 2081 41.18 3 2 5 2 108 2
RW Marsh (AUS) 1972-1977 14 23 3 541 91 27.05 1068 50.65 0 5 5 3 66 8
BW Luckhurst (ENG) 1971-1973 12 24 3 721 108* 34.33 1983 36.35 2 3 5 3 78 1
Mushtaq Mohammad (PAK) 1971-1974 6 10 0 373 100 37.30 1169 31.90 1 3 4 1 45 1
GRJ Roope (ENG) 1973-1978 11 16 1 480 77 32.00 1400 34.28 0 4 4 1 45 2
BL D'Oliveira (ENG) 1971-1972 11 19 2 562 74 33.05 1199 46.87 0 4 4 0 83 2
V Pollard (NZ) 1973-1973 3 5 2 302 116 100.66 705 42.83 2 1 3 0 34 0
GS Sobers (WI) 1973-1973 3 5 1 306 150* 76.50 598 51.17 1 2 3 0 41 0
DB Vengsarkar (INDIA) 1979-1979 4 7 1 249 103 41.50 713 34.92 1 2 3 2 28 0
CT Radley (ENG) 1978-1978 6 8 0 308 106 38.50 798 38.59 1 2 3 1 26 0
Zaheer Abbas (PAK) 1971-1974 6 10 0 710 274 71.00 1372 51.74 2 1 3 1 82 0
MG Burgess (NZ) 1973-1978 6 11 0 371 105 33.72 860 43.13 1 2 3 1 43 0
FM Engineer (INDIA) 1971-1974 6 11 2 367 86 40.77 640 57.34 0 3 3 2 35 0
AI Kallicharran (WI) 1973-1976 6 11 1 392 97 39.20 889 44.09 0 3 3 2 47 2
DW Randall (ENG) 1977-1979 8 11 2 290 79 32.22 649 44.68 0 3 3 1 37 0
IT Botham (ENG) 1977-1979 12 13 0 532 137 40.92 806 66.00 3 0 3 2 54 8
Sadiq Mohammad (PAK) 1971-1978 9 15 0 522 97 34.80 1231 42.40 0 3 3 1 60 0
KD Walters (AUS) 1972-1977 13 21 1 402 88 20.10 918 43.79 0 3 3 0 54 0
R Illingworth (ENG) 1971-1973 17 27 2 644 107 25.76 1988 32.39 1 2 3 2 62 3

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 India at The Oval, 4th Test, Aug 30-Sep 4, 1979 [Test # 854]
England v India at Leeds, 3rd Test, Aug 16-21, 1979 [Test # 853]
England v India at Lord's, 2nd Test, Aug 2-7, 1979 [Test # 852]