Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
Javed Miandad (PAK) 1979-1993 9 14 2 928 271 77.33 1261+ 50.03* 3 3 0 94 6
HH Gibbs (SA) 1999-2004 6 10 1 686 211* 76.22 1433 47.87 2 3 1 93 8
JA Rudolph (SA) 2004-2012 6 10 3 505 154* 72.14 1107 45.61 2 3 2 76 3
GS Chappell (AUS) 1974-1982 8 13 2 786 247* 71.45 1253 62.72 3 1 2 104 3
GP Thorpe (ENG) 1997-2002 6 10 2 521 200* 65.12 955 54.55 3 0 0 67 5
R Dravid (INDIA) 1998-2009 7 14 2 766 190 63.83 1753 43.69 2 5 1 117 1
DR Martyn (AUS) 1993-2005 7 11 2 551 165 61.22 1012 54.44 1 3 0 81 2
CS Dempster (NZ) 1930-1933 8 13 4 550 136 61.11 - - 1 4 0 - 1
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2005-2015 6 11 2 549 203 61 876 62.67 3 0 0 64 5
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1993-2003 9 15 3 715 135* 59.58 1305 54.78 2 4 1 99 3
KS Williamson (NZ) 2011-2019 34 56 7 2893 242* 59.04 5323 54.34 9 16 2 321 10
JH Kallis (SA) 1999-2012 8 13 2 649 150* 59 1439 45.10 3 2 2 86 6
G Kirsten (SA) 1995-2004 7 12 2 587 137 58.7 1237 47.45 2 3 0 80 2
GC Smith (SA) 2004-2012 6 12 2 572 125* 57.2 974 58.72 2 3 1 68 2
CG Greenidge (WI) 1980-1987 6 12 1 618 213 56.18 1354 45.64 1 4 0 70 13
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1955-1971 11 16 4 671 128* 55.91 450+ 44.44* 1 4 1 68 1
AD Mathews (SL) 2014-2018 6 12 3 503 120* 55.88 1067 47.14 1 4 0 49 7
Mohammad Yousuf (PAK) 2001-2009 8 14 1 718 203 55.23 1587 45.24 1 5 3 90 5
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 2008-2019 44 73 11 3418 217* 55.12 5555 61.53 11 13 3 432 30
JD Ryder (NZ) 2008-2011 7 12 1 571 201 51.9 923 61.86 2 3 3 69 4
AR Border (AUS) 1982-1993 10 14 2 602 140 50.16 1499 40.16 2 3 2 70 1
JF Reid (NZ) 1979-1986 10 16 3 652 158* 50.15 1884+ 33.59* 3 1 3 66 0
MD Crowe (NZ) 1982-1995 32 52 4 2401 299 50.02 5404 44.43 8 7 3 305 7
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1990-2009 11 18 1 842 160 49.52 1469 57.31 2 5 1 113 6
Mahmudullah (BDESH) 2010-2019 5 10 0 493 146 49.3 784 62.88 2 1 0 76 6
TWM Latham (NZ) 2014-2019 22 37 3 1660 264* 48.82 3401 48.80 5 5 3 184 8
JL Langer (AUS) 1993-2005 9 15 3 581 122* 48.41 900 64.55 1 4 2 77 5
BB McCullum (NZ) 2004-2016 49 81 6 3591 302 47.88 5373 66.83 8 19 9 429 67
HM Nicholls (NZ) 2016-2019 17 26 4 1053 162* 47.86 1879 56.04 4 6 2 120 0
Tamim Iqbal (BDESH) 2008-2019 7 13 0 622 126 47.84 791 78.63 1 6 0 98 4
AH Jones (NZ) 1988-1995 22 42 6 1722 186 47.83 4413 39.02 5 7 2 144 6
MH Richardson (NZ) 2000-2004 16 27 2 1194 143 47.76 3147 37.94 2 8 0 146 1
CD McMillan (NZ) 1998-2005 27 42 5 1760 142 47.56 2934 59.98 3 12 2 235 32
C de Grandhomme (NZ) 2016-2019 14 20 4 757 105 47.31 857 88.33 1 5 2 75 26
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1995-2013 12 20 4 751 126* 46.93 1760 42.67 2 5 2 89 3
Asif Iqbal (PAK) 1965-1979 8 13 1 557 175 46.41 - - 2 1 1 63+ 3
PA de Silva (SL) 1991-1997 7 13 0 595 267 45.76 926 64.25 2 2 2 72 7
GM Turner (NZ) 1969-1983 20 35 3 1455 117 45.46 2293+ 35.76* 3 8 1 116+ 0
IT Botham (ENG) 1978-1992 7 11 1 454 138 45.4 868 52.30 2 2 1 62 5
DL Haynes (WI) 1980-1987 6 12 1 499 122 45.36 1245 40.08 3 1 2 59 3
IR Bell (ENG) 2008-2013 6 11 2 403 110 44.77 1087 37.07 1 2 0 55 4
N Hussain (ENG) 1997-2002 6 10 1 397 106 44.11 894 44.40 1 3 0 45 2
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1976-1981 6 10 1 392 116 43.55 351+ 35.89* 1 2 0 37+ 3
Younis Khan (PAK) 2001-2016 7 12 1 473 149* 43 816 57.96 1 3 1 60 6
JV Coney (NZ) 1974-1987 28 44 8 1544 174* 42.88 2954+ 44.07* 3 8 2 167+ 5
SB Styris (NZ) 2002-2006 10 15 2 556 170 42.76 972 57.20 2 2 2 80 4
JG Wright (NZ) 1978-1993 46 81 6 3140 185 41.86 8636+ 34.29* 10 11 3 379+ 6
JA Raval (NZ) 2016-2019 15 23 1 906 132 41.18 2015 44.96 1 7 0 118 1
RG Twose (NZ) 1995-1999 7 14 2 482 94 40.16 1531 31.48 0 5 1 52 6
HJH Marshall (NZ) 2005-2006 8 13 1 479 160 39.91 985 48.62 2 1 1 65 3
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:
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Wellington, 2nd Test, Mar 8-12, 2019 [Test # 2350]
New Zealand v Bangladesh at Hamilton, 1st Test, Feb 28-Mar 3, 2019 [Test # 2349]
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, 2nd Test, Dec 26-30, 2018 [Test # 2336]