Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
AB de Villiers (SA) 2005-2010 7 13 4 790 178 87.77 3 3 0
SM Pollock (SA) 2001-2005 6 10 6 315 106* 78.75 1 0 0
GA Headley (WI) 1930-1954 10 18 2 1241 270* 77.56 5 2 1
L Hutton (ENG) 1948-1954 7 12 1 848 205 77.09 2 5 0
GC Smith (SA) 2005-2010 7 13 1 876 148 73.00 4 3 0
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1971-1983 13 24 4 1404 220 70.20 7 4 1
CL Walcott (WI) 1948-1960 25 42 5 2584 220 69.83 11 9 0
ED Weekes (WI) 1948-1958 23 40 5 2420 207 69.14 7 10 2
EH Hendren (ENG) 1930-1935 8 16 3 895 205* 68.84 2 5 0
SR Waugh (AUS) 1991-2003 14 21 5 1096 200 68.50 4 4 1
GS Sobers (WI) 1954-1974 44 75 14 4075 365* 66.80 14 12 6
CA Davis (WI) 1971-1973 11 21 5 1065 183 66.56 3 4 0
R Dravid (INDIA) 1997-2011 17 28 5 1511 146 65.69 3 11 0
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2011-2017 5 10 3 452 102* 64.57 1 4 1
RT Ponting (AUS) 1999-2012 11 21 2 1160 206 61.05 5 2 0
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1960-1968 10 18 1 1025 148 60.29 4 6 2
LG Rowe (WI) 1972-1976 16 24 2 1310 302 59.54 5 2 1
BC Lara (WI) 1992-2006 65 111 5 6217 400* 58.65 17 26 8
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1994-2015 81 133 27 6187 203* 58.36 19 32 8
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1993-2005 7 12 1 634 135 57.63 3 3 0
Wasim Raja (PAK) 1977-1977 5 10 1 517 117* 57.44 1 5 1
APE Knott (ENG) 1968-1974 7 12 3 514 87 57.11 0 5 0
DL Haynes (WI) 1978-1994 49 84 15 3868 167 56.05 10 22 5
PR Umrigar (INDIA) 1953-1962 10 20 2 1005 172* 55.83 3 7 0
FMM Worrell (WI) 1948-1962 25 40 6 1884 237 55.41 4 11 4
JH Kallis (SA) 2001-2010 12 22 5 942 147 55.41 3 5 2
M Amarnath (INDIA) 1976-1983 9 16 0 877 117 54.81 2 6 0
AN Cook (ENG) 2009-2015 8 15 3 652 139* 54.33 2 5 1
CA Roach (WI) 1930-1935 5 10 1 486 209 54.00 2 1 2
DN Sardesai (INDIA) 1962-1971 8 14 0 751 212 53.64 3 2 2
JE Root (ENG) 2015-2019 6 11 1 535 182* 53.50 2 2 0
CC Hunte (WI) 1958-1965 20 35 4 1658 260 53.48 3 9 2
AR Border (AUS) 1984-1991 10 19 4 796 100* 53.06 1 5 1
Majid Khan (PAK) 1977-1977 5 10 0 530 167 53.00 1 3 0
JL Langer (AUS) 1999-2003 8 16 1 774 146 51.60 3 4 1
KS Williamson (NZ) 2012-2014 5 10 1 462 161* 51.33 2 1 1
G Boycott (ENG) 1968-1981 14 25 2 1179 116 51.26 3 8 2
ML Apte (INDIA) 1953-1953 5 10 1 460 163* 51.11 1 3 1
DJ Cullinan (SA) 2001-2001 5 10 1 459 134 51.00 2 2 0
RB Richardson (WI) 1984-1995 42 70 6 3217 194 50.26 10 11 3
IVA Richards (WI) 1976-1991 48 67 4 3136 182* 49.77 11 14 3
RB Kanhai (WI) 1958-1974 40 68 5 3064 158* 48.63 9 13 2
CG Greenidge (WI) 1977-1991 46 75 9 3209 226 48.62 8 15 4
VVS Laxman (INDIA) 1997-2011 16 27 3 1146 130 47.75 2 10 3
AI Kallicharran (WI) 1972-1978 26 42 4 1813 158 47.71 7 7 4
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1997-2002 10 14 1 620 117 47.69 1 5 3
GM Wood (AUS) 1978-1984 6 12 0 562 126 46.83 1 5 0
CH Lloyd (WI) 1968-1984 44 67 5 2881 178 46.46 8 15 2
RC Fredericks (WI) 1971-1977 28 52 5 2166 163 46.08 2 16 2
JC Adams (WI) 1992-2000 25 40 8 1455 208* 45.46 3 6 2
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:
West Indies v India at Kingston, 2nd Test, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2019 [Test # 2359]
West Indies v India at North Sound, 1st Test, Aug 22-25, 2019 [Test # 2358]
West Indies v England at Gros Islet, 3rd Test, Feb 9-12, 2019 [Test # 2346]