Most runs
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
JH Kallis (SA) 1995-2013 88 143 19 7035 224 56.73 23 34 9
HM Amla (SA) 2004-2018 64 107 5 4875 208 47.79 16 24 7
AB de Villiers (SA) 2004-2018 66 109 8 4788 163 47.40 13 28 6
GC Smith (SA) 2002-2014 61 103 7 3986 200 41.52 10 19 6
G Kirsten (SA) 1994-2004 52 88 8 3384 275 42.30 8 16 6
HH Gibbs (SA) 1996-2008 47 79 5 3055 228 41.28 9 10 7
MV Boucher (SA) 1998-2012 75 103 14 3001 122* 33.71 4 20 8
DJ Cullinan (SA) 1993-2001 36 59 6 2363 168 44.58 7 11 4
AG Prince (SA) 2002-2011 40 62 11 2231 162* 43.74 7 6 6
D Elgar (SA) 2013-2018 28 45 6 2031 199 52.07 7 8 2
HW Taylor (SA) 1913-1931 22 42 1 2001 176 48.80 6 11 0
WJ Cronje (SA) 1992-2000 36 60 4 1941 135 34.66 3 9 5
F du Plessis (SA) 2013-2018 30 49 5 1928 137 43.81 6 8 3
SM Pollock (SA) 1995-2008 59 84 18 1922 111 29.12 1 7 6
AD Nourse (SA) 1935-1950 20 38 6 1881 231 58.78 6 8 3
B Mitchell (SA) 1930-1949 20 38 4 1647 123 48.44 3 11 1
RG Pollock (SA) 1964-1970 14 26 4 1513 274 68.77 4 9 1
WR Hammond (ENG) 1927-1939 15 26 3 1447 181 62.91 4 9 0
AW Nourse (SA) 1902-1923 26 48 4 1445 111 32.84 1 11 3
EJ Barlow (SA) 1961-1970 19 35 0 1434 138 40.97 3 9 2
JN Rhodes (SA) 1992-2000 26 40 3 1404 103* 37.94 1 11 2
TL Goddard (SA) 1956-1970 23 43 1 1374 112 32.71 1 9 1
BM McMillan (SA) 1992-1997 21 33 6 1246 113 46.14 3 8 1
EAB Rowan (SA) 1935-1950 16 30 3 1204 156* 44.59 2 8 2
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1992-2011 15 28 3 1161 169 46.44 5 3 2
DJ McGlew (SA) 1953-1962 16 29 3 1152 127* 44.30 4 5 1
ND McKenzie (SA) 2000-2009 24 34 4 1114 120 37.13 2 5 3
RA McLean (SA) 1953-1964 20 36 1 1041 113 29.74 3 4 6
AC Hudson (SA) 1992-1998 21 37 1 1030 102 28.61 1 8 4
JHB Waite (SA) 1953-1965 22 37 3 1008 134 29.64 3 5 4
AK Markram (SA) 2017-2018 10 18 0 1000 152 55.55 4 3 1
Q de Kock (SA) 2014-2018 19 30 4 991 129* 38.11 2 5 2
JB Hobbs (ENG) 1910-1914 10 17 2 982 187 65.46 1 8 1
L Klusener (SA) 1996-2001 21 29 4 967 174 38.68 3 4 1
JP Duminy (SA) 2009-2017 19 33 3 963 155 32.10 2 4 4
RT Ponting (AUS) 2002-2011 11 21 1 937 116 46.85 3 5 3
SP Fleming (NZ) 1994-2007 11 20 0 927 262 46.35 1 5 1
JA Rudolph (SA) 2003-2012 19 32 2 920 101 30.66 1 3 2
DJ Richardson (SA) 1992-1997 22 33 5 907 109 32.39 1 6 5
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1998-2015 14 26 2 890 109 37.08 2 6 2
JH Sinclair (SA) 1896-1910 17 32 0 853 106 26.65 3 2 5
L Hutton (ENG) 1938-1949 9 15 0 842 158 56.13 2 4 0
BC Lara (WI) 1998-2004 9 18 0 841 202 46.72 2 5 0
DT Lindsay (SA) 1964-1970 10 17 1 829 182 51.81 3 4 1
RH Catterall (SA) 1922-1931 14 26 1 828 119 33.12 1 6 0
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2004-2010 9 17 1 826 147 51.62 3 2 3
AN Petersen (SA) 2010-2015 16 26 2 823 109 34.29 2 4 1
JR Reid (NZ) 1953-1962 10 19 1 809 142 44.94 2 5 2
KC Bland (SA) 1961-1966 11 21 2 809 144* 42.57 1 4 2
HH Dippenaar (SA) 1999-2007 19 31 0 792 110 25.54 2 2 5
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 Australia at Johannesburg, 4th Test, Mar 30-Apr 3, 2018 [Test # 2302]
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town, 3rd Test, Mar 22-25, 2018 [Test # 2300]
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth, 2nd Test, Mar 9-12, 2018 [Test # 2298]