Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
GJ Bailey (AUS) 2013-2016 13 12 2 710 156 71.00 643 110.41 2 4 0 58 18
Q de Kock (SA) 2013-2018 12 12 0 774 135 64.50 840 92.14 5 1 0 91 8
G Kirsten (SA) 1995-2001 26 26 4 1377 133* 62.59 1797 76.62 4 9 1 122 3
JH Kallis (SA) 1996-2013 37 34 9 1535 119* 61.40 2121 72.37 2 11 2 127 10
F du Plessis (SA) 2011-2018 13 13 2 658 133* 59.81 712 92.41 2 5 0 52 10
MEK Hussey (AUS) 2004-2012 21 19 6 770 81* 59.23 848 90.80 0 7 0 58 5
CG Greenidge (WI) 1979-1989 24 23 3 1181 117 59.05 1676 70.46 3 8 1 81+ 33+
RR Sarwan (WI) 2001-2013 31 31 9 1296 115* 58.90 1713 75.65 1 11 0 91 17
JP Faulkner (AUS) 2013-2017 16 12 6 327 116 54.50 246 132.92 1 1 1 21 16
ML Hayden (AUS) 1994-2008 28 28 1 1450 126 53.70 1685 86.05 3 10 2 146 18
BA Edgar (NZ) 1979-1986 12 12 3 473 99* 52.55 872 54.24 0 4 0 27 1
Salman Butt (PAK) 2004-2010 21 21 2 992 129* 52.21 1193 83.15 5 2 3 129 4
AJ Finch (AUS) 2013-2017 17 16 0 830 124 51.87 947 87.64 2 6 0 87 18
AD Mathews (SL) 2009-2017 39 36 11 1280 139* 51.20 1512 84.65 2 8 1 104 23
Javed Miandad (PAK) 1978-1996 35 34 11 1175 119* 51.08 1622 72.44 3 6 2 62+ 11+
Zaheer Abbas (PAK) 1978-1985 13 12 0 612 118 51.00 630 97.14 3 1 0 40+ 8+
SPD Smith (AUS) 2010-2017 14 12 0 609 149 50.75 620 98.22 2 3 0 58 7
AJ Lamb (ENG) 1982-1990 15 15 4 556 99 50.54 711 78.19 0 4 1 33 5
RA Smith (ENG) 1989-1993 10 10 0 505 129 50.50 696 72.55 2 2 1 49 7
MG Bevan (AUS) 1994-2004 35 31 9 1081 101* 49.13 1426 75.80 1 5 0 68 3
Mohammad Hafeez (PAK) 2005-2017 11 11 1 486 105 48.60 588 82.65 1 3 1 44 8
AB de Villiers (SA) 2005-2018 32 32 4 1357 119 48.46 1221 111.13 6 5 1 118 41
IVA Richards (WI) 1979-1989 31 26 5 997 149 47.47 1002 99.50 3 2 0 84+ 24+
Shoaib Malik (PAK) 2000-2017 39 39 4 1661 143 47.45 1857 89.44 4 10 0 169 17
DC Boon (AUS) 1986-1995 29 29 3 1212 111 46.61 1761 68.82 2 7 1 108 2
BM McMillan (SA) 1991-1996 17 10 6 183 48* 45.75 217 84.33 0 0 0 14 3
KP Pietersen (ENG) 2006-2013 28 28 3 1138 111* 45.52 1323 86.01 1 8 1 123 15
DA Warner (AUS) 2012-2017 15 14 0 636 124 45.42 656 96.95 2 3 0 63 11
E Chigumbura (ZIM) 2010-2016 13 13 5 363 104* 45.37 422 86.01 1 1 2 35 3
KC Wessels (AUS/SA) 1983-1993 21 20 2 805 107 44.72 1340 60.07 1 6 0 75 0
RL Powell (WI) 1999-2005 12 11 2 402 124 44.66 367 109.53 1 1 0 28 22
HH Gibbs (SA) 1996-2010 30 27 3 1064 116* 44.33 1284 82.86 2 5 0 131 13
SC Williams (WI) 1994-1998 14 14 2 532 105* 44.33 833 63.86 1 3 1 60 4
CL Hooper (WI) 1987-2002 45 42 13 1279 113* 44.10 1509 84.75 1 8 0 90 18
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1992-2006 67 64 9 2403 123 43.69 3059 78.55 4 12 2 208 35
Saeed Anwar (PAK) 1989-2003 50 48 2 2002 194 43.52 2210 90.58 4 8 2 216 34
WJ Cronje (SA) 1992-2000 34 31 10 909 90 43.28 1121 81.08 0 6 1 69 14
PN Kirsten (SA) 1991-1992 11 11 2 389 86* 43.22 581 66.95 0 3 0 26 3
NJ Astle (NZ) 1995-2005 29 29 1 1207 120 43.10 1520 79.40 5 5 3 119 9
IR Bell (ENG) 2006-2015 31 31 4 1163 126* 43.07 1362 85.38 2 6 0 119 9
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2004-2011 11 11 2 387 158 43.00 473 81.81 1 2 1 48 1
JE Root (ENG) 2013-2017 14 12 1 468 113 42.54 562 83.27 1 3 0 44 5
DM Jones (AUS) 1985-1992 21 21 4 723 90 42.52 993 72.80 0 5 0 37 10
AR Border (AUS) 1980-1992 38 35 9 1104 105* 42.46 1414 78.07 1 7 2 85 5
DL Haynes (WI) 1979-1992 36 36 4 1357 152* 42.40 2111 64.28 2 9 1 91+ 15+
Aamer Sohail (PAK) 1991-1998 25 25 2 958 105 41.65 1376 69.62 1 7 1 80 9
Mahmudullah (BDESH) 2008-2017 12 11 4 290 64* 41.42 340 85.29 0 2 1 29 1
A Symonds (AUS) 1999-2008 36 31 5 1067 107* 41.03 1106 96.47 1 8 1 93 27
ME Trescothick (ENG) 2002-2004 15 15 0 614 121 40.93 649 94.60 2 2 1 68 6
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 2009-2017 26 25 2 940 112* 40.86 1167 80.54 2 5 1 84 8
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Minimum of 10 innings

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v India at Centurion, 6th ODI, Feb 16, 2018 [ODI # 3978]
South Africa v India at Port Elizabeth, 5th ODI, Feb 13, 2018 [ODI # 3976]
South Africa v India at Johannesburg, 4th ODI, Feb 10, 2018 [ODI # 3973]