Most fours
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0 4s 6s
SR Tendulkar (India) 1989-2013 664 782 74 34357 248* 48.52 100 164 34 4076+ 264
KC Sangakkara (Asia/ICC/SL) 2000-2015 587 655 67 27546 319 46.84 61 152 27 2970 154
RT Ponting (Aus/ICC) 1995-2012 560 668 70 27483 257 45.95 71 146 39 2781 246
DPMD Jayawardene (Asia/SL) 1997-2015 649 722 62 25932 374 39.29 54 136 47 2678 170
R Dravid (Asia/ICC/India) 1996-2012 509 605 72 24208 270 45.41 48 146 21 2604 66
BC Lara (ICC/WI) 1990-2007 430 521 38 22358 400* 46.28 53 111 33 2594+ 221+
ST Jayasuriya (Asia/SL) 1989-2011 586 651 35 21032 340 34.14 42 103 53 2486 352
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1995-2014 519 617 97 25534 224 49.10 62 149 33 2455 254
V Sehwag (Asia/ICC/India) 1999-2013 374 443 15 17253 319 40.31 38 72 31 2408 243
CH Gayle (ICC/WI) 1999-2015 416 488 31 17780 333 38.90 38 96 40 2204 415
GC Smith (Afr/ICC/SA) 2002-2014 347 432 25 17236 277 42.34 37 90 20 2076 94
Inzamam-ul-Haq (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1991-2007 499 551 76 20580 329 43.32 35 129 35 2076 193
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1994-2015 451 547 94 20896 203* 46.12 41 125 20 2028 126
SC Ganguly (Asia/India) 1992-2008 424 488 40 18575 239 41.46 38 107 29 2022 247
TM Dilshan (SL) 1999-2015 460 491 62 16588 193 38.66 38 74 32 1892 102
AC Gilchrist (Aus/ICC) 1996-2008 396 429 32 15461 204* 38.94 33 81 33 1866 262
HH Gibbs (SA) 1996-2010 361 417 24 14661 228 37.30 35 66 37 1862 187
SP Fleming (ICC/NZ) 1994-2008 396 463 31 15319 274* 35.46 17 95 33 1760 89
Mohammad Yousuf (Asia/Pak) 1998-2010 381 432 52 17300 223 45.52 39 97 26 1747 142
ML Hayden (Aus/ICC) 1993-2009 273 348 32 15066 380 47.67 40 69 23 1722 182
SR Waugh (Aus) 1985-2004 493 548 104 18496 200 41.65 35 95 37 1705 88
AR Border (Aus) 1978-1994 429 517 83 17698 205 40.77 30 102 22 1661 71
AB de Villiers (Afr/SA) 2004-2015 338 392 55 16313 278* 48.40 41 84 13 1647 233
MJ Clarke (Aus) 2003-2015 382 432 69 16694 329* 45.98 36 84 21 1625 96
AJ Stewart (Eng) 1989-2003 303 397 35 13140 190 36.29 19 73 27 1590+ 36
DL Haynes (WI) 1978-1994 354 439 53 16135 184 41.80 35 96 23 1586+ 77+
G Kirsten (SA) 1993-2004 286 361 34 14087 275 43.07 34 79 24 1581 32
IVA Richards (WI) 1974-1991 308 349 36 15261 291 48.75 35 90 17 1552+ 210+
KP Pietersen (Eng/ICC) 2004-2014 277 342 29 13797 227 44.07 32 67 18 1531 190
Younis Khan (Pak) 2000-2015 384 448 42 15972 313 39.33 35 79 40 1506 123
ME Waugh (Aus) 1988-2002 372 445 37 16529 173 40.51 38 97 35 1495 98
GA Gooch (Eng) 1975-1995 243 337 12 13190 333 40.58 28 69 17 1486+ 40
Saeed Anwar (Pak) 1989-2003 302 335 21 12876 194 41.00 31 68 23 1473 111
PA de Silva (SL) 1984-2003 401 455 41 15645 267 37.78 31 86 24 1449+ 150+
HM Amla (SA) 2004-2015 219 275 24 12973 311* 51.68 43 57 10 1448 52
BB McCullum (NZ) 2002-2015 406 441 46 13662 302 34.58 18 71 33 1424 359
MS Atapattu (SL) 1990-2007 360 416 47 14036 249 38.03 27 76 35 1419 19
ME Trescothick (Eng) 2000-2006 202 268 16 10326 219 40.97 26 52 25 1382 84
IR Bell (Eng) 2004-2015 272 344 36 12645 235 41.05 25 76 17 1380 70
VVS Laxman (India) 1996-2012 220 308 41 11119 281 41.64 23 66 17 1357 9
CG Greenidge (WI) 1974-1991 236 312 29 12692 226 44.84 30 65 14 1342+ 148+
M Azharuddin (India) 1984-2000 433 455 63 15593 199 39.77 29 79 14 1342+ 96+
AN Cook (Eng) 2006-2014 205 290 15 11688 294 42.50 30 57 14 1339 20
NJ Astle (NZ) 1995-2007 308 358 25 11866 222 35.63 27 65 30 1339 127
AJ Strauss (Eng) 2003-2012 231 308 14 11315 177 38.48 27 54 25 1330 35
DC Boon (Aus) 1984-1996 288 367 36 13386 200 40.44 26 69 22 1316 18
RB Richardson (WI) 1983-1996 310 363 42 12197 194 37.99 21 71 16 1302+ 77+
DI Gower (Eng) 1978-1992 231 315 26 11401 215 39.44 25 51 13 1269 32
MS Dhoni (Asia/India) 2004-2015 398 414 101 14068 224 44.94 15 89 18 1251 281
RR Sarwan (WI) 2000-2013 286 339 44 11944 291 40.48 20 71 21 1246 78
Javed Miandad (Pak) 1975-1996 357 407 62 16213 280* 46.99 31 93 14 1233+ 92+
Saleem Malik (Pak) 1982-1999 386 410 60 12938 237 36.96 20 76 31 1192+ 41+
Yuvraj Singh (Asia/India) 2000-2014 373 367 51 11197 169 35.43 16 70 25 1183 233
G Gambhir (India) 2003-2014 240 279 18 10216 206 39.14 20 62 19 1175 35
SM Gavaskar (India) 1971-1987 233 316 30 13214 236* 46.20 35 72 20 1142+ 47+
MEK Hussey (Aus) 2004-2013 302 324 71 12398 195 49.00 22 72 16 1126 144
SR Watson (Aus) 2002-2015 286 312 30 10303 185* 36.53 13 65 21 1105 224
A Flower (Zim) 1992-2003 276 320 35 11580 232* 40.63 16 82 18 1075+ 46+
MA Atherton (Eng) 1989-2001 169 266 10 9519 185* 37.18 18 58 24 1059 5
A Ranatunga (SL) 1982-2000 362 410 59 12561 135* 35.78 8 87 30 1057+ 104+
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 2006-2015 279 312 43 10693 217* 39.75 24 57 18 1055 190
CL Hooper (WI) 1987-2003 329 379 58 11523 233 35.89 20 56 20 1042 128
MD Crowe (NZ) 1982-1995 220 271 29 10148 299 41.93 21 52 12 1037 56
Shahid Afridi (Asia/ICC/Pak) 1996-2015 499 486 39 10877 156 24.33 11 51 42 1036 449
MV Boucher (Afr/ICC/SA) 1997-2012 467 448 87 10469 147* 29.00 6 61 33 1034 105
V Kohli (India) 2008-2015 215 231 31 9970 183 49.85 32 52 14 1024 88
MA Taylor (Aus) 1989-1999 217 296 14 11039 334* 39.14 20 68 9 1000 16

+ indicates that complete career figures are not known

Records includes the following recent matches:
India v West Indies at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 28th match, Mar 6, 2015 [ODI # 3625]
Bangladesh v Scotland at Nelson, ICC Cricket World Cup 27th match, Mar 5, 2015 [ODI # 3624]
Australia v Afghanistan at Perth, ICC Cricket World Cup 26th match, Mar 4, 2015 [ODI # 3623]
Pakistan v United Arab Emirates at Napier, ICC Cricket World Cup 25th match, Mar 4, 2015 [ODI # 3622]

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