Most matches
Player Span Mat Runs HS Ave 100 Wkts BBI Ave 5 Ct St
APE Knott (ENG) 1971-1977 37 1640 135 30.37 3 - - - - 99 4
AW Greig (ENG) 1972-1977 31 1628 139 34.63 3 59 4/33 37.91 0 46 0
DL Underwood (ENG) 1971-1977 28 316 43 10.53 0 85 8/51 29.21 5 13 0
JH Edrich (ENG) 1971-1976 23 1405 175 36.97 2 - - - - 10 0
DL Amiss (ENG) 1971-1977 21 1485 203 46.40 4 - - - - 9 0
G Boycott (ENG) 1971-1979 21 1871 191 62.36 8 0 - - 0 6 0
CM Old (ENG) 1973-1978 20 371 65 16.13 0 72 7/50 26.75 3 12 0
RGD Willis (ENG) 1973-1979 19 127 24* 18.14 0 82 7/78 22.82 6 7 0
JA Snow (ENG) 1971-1976 18 358 73 12.34 0 72 5/57 27.15 2 5 0
JM Brearley (ENG) 1976-1979 17 557 81 22.28 0 - - - - 26 0
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1971-1975 17 1086 178 51.71 3 - - - - 8 0
R Illingworth (ENG) 1971-1973 17 644 107 25.76 1 26 5/70 38.88 1 11 0
M Hendrick (ENG) 1974-1979 16 52 15 5.20 0 53 4/28 22.58 0 19 0
GG Arnold (ENG) 1972-1975 15 158 26 11.28 0 67 5/27 24.10 3 5 0
GS Chappell (AUS) 1972-1977 14 914 131 39.73 3 2 1/28 141.50 0 23 0
RW Marsh (AUS) 1972-1977 14 541 91 27.05 0 - - - - 44 3
KD Walters (AUS) 1972-1977 13 402 88 20.10 0 5 4/34 11.40 0 13 0
IT Botham (ENG) 1977-1979 12 532 137 40.92 3 67 8/34 18.20 8 17 0
PH Edmonds (ENG) 1975-1979 12 193 36* 21.44 0 30 5/28 26.23 1 6 0
BW Luckhurst (ENG) 1971-1973 12 721 108* 34.33 2 1 1/9 26.00 0 7 0
RA Woolmer (ENG) 1975-1977 12 857 149 42.85 3 4 1/8 74.25 0 5 0
BL D'Oliveira (ENG) 1971-1972 11 562 74 33.05 0 16 3/46 26.31 0 6 0
GA Gooch (ENG) 1975-1979 11 508 91* 36.28 0 1 1/16 78.00 0 11 0
G Miller (ENG) 1976-1979 11 301 63* 30.10 0 12 2/18 35.58 0 3 0
GRJ Roope (ENG) 1973-1978 11 480 77 32.00 0 0 - - 0 16 0
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1971-1979 10 903 221 47.52 2 0 - - 0 9 0
DI Gower (ENG) 1978-1979 10 727 200* 60.58 2 - - - - 2 0
GR Viswanath (INDIA) 1971-1979 10 669 113 37.16 1 - - - - 4 0
BS Bedi (INDIA) 1971-1979 9 28 14 2.80 0 28 6/226 39.17 1 2 0
IM Chappell (AUS) 1972-1975 9 763 192 47.68 2 2 1/26 54.50 0 8 0
N Gifford (ENG) 1971-1973 9 122 25* 17.42 0 15 4/43 34.53 0 4 0
DK Lillee (AUS) 1972-1975 9 125 73* 25.00 0 52 6/66 19.38 4 0 0
RB McCosker (AUS) 1975-1977 9 669 127 47.78 2 - - - - 6 0
Sadiq Mohammad (PAK) 1971-1978 9 522 97 34.80 0 0 - - 0 9 0
RW Taylor (ENG) 1978-1979 9 108 64 15.42 0 - - - - 25 1
JR Thomson (AUS) 1975-1977 9 141 49 12.81 0 39 5/38 26.66 1 3 0
S Venkataraghavan (INDIA) 1971-1979 9 111 28 9.25 0 19 4/52 41.63 0 4 0
MHN Walker (AUS) 1975-1977 9 176 78* 16.00 0 28 5/48 37.03 1 2 0
Wasim Bari (PAK) 1971-1978 9 99 63 9.00 0 - - - - 22 0
R Edwards (AUS) 1972-1975 8 544 170* 49.45 1 0 - - 0 1 0
RC Fredericks (WI) 1973-1976 8 768 150 54.85 3 1 1/24 142.00 0 7 0
CH Lloyd (WI) 1973-1976 8 614 132 43.85 1 2 2/26 20.00 0 7 0
DL Murray (WI) 1973-1976 8 199 36 18.09 0 - - - - 27 0
DW Randall (ENG) 1977-1979 8 290 79 32.22 0 - - - - 8 0
DS Steele (ENG) 1975-1976 8 673 106 42.06 1 2 1/1 19.50 0 7 0
MH Denness (ENG) 1974-1975 7 391 118 43.44 2 - - - - 7 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 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]