Highest strike rates
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
KP Pietersen (ENG) 2006-2012 11 19 2 874 158 51.41 1249 69.97 3 2 0 107 15
JM Bairstow (ENG) 2016-2018 4 6 1 512 167* 102.40 780 65.64 3 0 0 47 2
LRD Mendis (SL) 1982-1988 3 6 0 326 111 54.33 501 65.06 1 2 0 35 7
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1991-2007 14 25 2 819 213 35.60 1278 64.08 1 3 1 120 6
BKG Mendis (SL) 2016-2018 6 12 1 335 86 30.45 523 64.05 0 2 1 42 3
JE Root (ENG) 2014-2018 8 14 1 575 200* 44.23 918 62.63 2 1 1 51 2
TM Dilshan (SL) 2001-2012 13 21 0 889 193 42.33 1421 62.56 2 6 3 105 3
IR Bell (ENG) 2007-2014 10 17 3 812 119* 58.00 1420 57.18 2 8 0 94 3
MJ Prior (ENG) 2007-2014 10 15 2 493 126 37.92 892 55.26 1 3 2 57 1
GA Gooch (ENG) 1982-1991 3 6 0 376 174 62.66 690 54.49 1 1 0 46 0
AD Mathews (SL) 2012-2018 9 17 0 757 160 44.52 1405 53.87 2 5 0 85 3
FDM Karunaratne (SL) 2014-2018 8 16 1 512 83 34.13 965 53.05 0 4 1 56 0
LD Chandimal (SL) 2012-2018 6 11 0 316 126 28.72 602 52.49 1 0 0 38 3
MM Ali (ENG) 2014-2018 8 14 2 429 155* 35.75 849 50.53 2 0 2 49 4
ME Trescothick (ENG) 2001-2006 12 22 1 957 161 45.57 1896 50.47 3 4 2 135 5
HMRKB Herath (SL) 2011-2018 11 20 2 311 61 17.27 624 49.83 0 1 0 39 1
A Ranatunga (SL) 1982-1998 5 9 0 373 84 41.44 754 49.46 0 5 1 42 2
HAPW Jayawardene (SL) 2007-2014 9 16 3 473 112 36.38 957 49.42 1 3 1 50 4
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 1998-2014 23 41 3 2212 213* 58.21 4552 48.59 8 10 2 247 12
IJL Trott (ENG) 2011-2012 5 8 0 460 203 57.50 952 48.31 2 2 0 46 0
RP Arnold (SL) 2001-2002 6 10 1 314 109 34.88 651 48.23 1 3 2 47 0
PA de Silva (SL) 1984-2002 11 19 0 739 152 38.89 1548 47.73 2 2 0 86 4
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2001-2014 22 40 1 1568 152 40.20 3313 47.32 3 9 3 200 1
AD Hales (ENG) 2016-2016 3 5 0 292 94 58.40 619 47.17 0 3 0 35 2
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2006-2012 8 13 0 297 61 22.84 644 46.11 0 2 2 32 0
AN Cook (ENG) 2006-2016 16 28 4 1290 133 53.75 2808 45.94 3 7 2 140 1
MP Vaughan (ENG) 2001-2007 10 19 1 755 115 41.94 1650 45.75 2 4 0 99 0
RA Smith (ENG) 1988-1993 3 6 2 269 128 67.25 594 45.28 1 1 0 33 0
JP Crawley (ENG) 1998-2002 2 4 2 242 156* 121.00 535 45.23 1 0 0 29 1
JK Silva (SL) 2014-2018 7 14 0 380 79 27.14 866 43.87 0 4 0 45 0
WPUJC Vaas (SL) 2001-2007 15 25 7 541 90 30.05 1240 43.62 0 2 0 69 2
GP Thorpe (ENG) 2001-2003 9 16 2 699 123 49.92 1654 42.26 2 3 0 71 0
MG Vandort (SL) 2006-2007 5 8 0 333 138 41.62 791 42.09 2 0 0 35 1
TT Samaraweera (SL) 2003-2012 10 19 3 590 142 36.87 1452 40.63 1 3 2 65 0
MS Atapattu (SL) 1998-2003 10 17 3 603 201* 43.07 1507 40.01 2 1 2 66 0
N Hussain (ENG) 2001-2003 8 14 0 345 109 24.64 866 39.83 1 2 1 45 4
MA Butcher (ENG) 1998-2003 7 12 0 539 123 44.91 1383 38.97 2 3 0 67 1
S Wettimuny (SL) 1982-1984 2 4 0 218 190 54.50 570 38.24 1 0 0 24 0
HP Tillakaratne (SL) 1991-2003 9 15 4 371 93* 33.72 971 38.20 0 1 2 41 0
AJ Stewart (ENG) 1991-2002 9 16 3 536 123 41.23 1410 38.01 2 2 1 61 0
PD Collingwood (ENG) 2003-2007 8 15 1 390 57 27.85 1076 36.24 0 2 1 36 1
NT Paranavitana (SL) 2011-2011 3 6 0 196 66 32.66 552 35.50 0 2 1 25 0
HDRL Thirimanne (SL) 2011-2016 8 15 0 167 38 11.13 532 31.39 0 0 2 20 0
MA Atherton (ENG) 1993-2001 4 8 0 144 44 18.00 512 28.12 0 0 0 12 0
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Minimum of 500 balls faced

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (SSC), 3rd Test, Nov 23-26, 2018 [Test # 2329]
Sri Lanka v England at Pallekele, 2nd Test, Nov 14-18, 2018 [Test # 2326]
Sri Lanka v England at Galle, 1st Test, Nov 6-9, 2018 [Test # 2324]