Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
AB de Villiers (SA) 2007-2013 12 21 4 1112 278* 65.41 1868 59.52 4 3 0 104 9
Taufeeq Umar (PAK) 2002-2010 6 12 0 730 135 60.83 1645 44.37 2 4 0 104 2
G Kirsten (SA) 1995-2003 11 18 3 838 118 55.86 1918 43.69 2 6 1 110 2
JH Kallis (SA) 1997-2013 19 33 4 1564 155 53.93 3351 46.67 6 8 1 160 10
HM Amla (SA) 2007-2019 14 27 5 1146 118* 52.09 2323 49.33 2 10 1 142 1
HH Gibbs (SA) 1998-2007 9 15 1 709 228 50.64 1263 56.13 1 4 0 94 9
AG Prince (SA) 2007-2010 7 12 2 475 138 47.50 1064 44.64 1 2 0 48 0
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2007-2013 9 17 3 660 100 47.14 1584 41.66 1 5 1 79 8
GC Smith (SA) 2002-2013 16 28 1 1259 234 46.62 2157 58.36 4 3 1 142 0
SM Pollock (SA) 1997-2007 12 18 5 550 82 42.30 949 57.95 0 2 0 55 9
Asad Shafiq (PAK) 2010-2019 9 16 0 640 130 40.00 1270 50.39 2 5 1 89 3
Younis Khan (PAK) 2002-2013 14 28 3 990 131* 39.60 2053 48.22 4 2 3 102 8
Imran Farhat (PAK) 2003-2013 6 12 0 442 128 36.83 985 44.87 1 2 1 61 0
WJ Cronje (SA) 1995-1998 6 10 1 299 85 33.22 625 47.84 0 2 0 31 5
Shan Masood (PAK) 2013-2019 5 10 0 324 75 32.40 614 52.76 0 3 2 36 2
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1995-2007 13 23 1 710 96 32.27 1350 52.59 0 6 1 103 1
MV Boucher (SA) 1997-2010 15 22 1 646 78 30.76 1249 51.72 0 6 1 79 6
Mohammad Yousuf (PAK) 1998-2007 7 13 1 357 83 29.75 586 60.92 0 3 1 43 3
AM Bacher (SA) 1997-1998 6 10 1 258 96 28.66 561 45.98 0 2 1 33 1
Kamran Akmal (PAK) 2002-2007 7 14 1 359 71 27.61 582 61.68 0 3 2 52 0
F du Plessis (SA) 2013-2019 7 11 2 246 103 27.33 633 38.86 1 0 2 29 0
Azhar Ali (PAK) 2010-2019 10 20 1 481 90 25.31 1392 34.55 0 4 2 54 0
Moin Khan (PAK) 1995-2003 9 14 2 297 80 24.75 639 46.47 0 1 1 38 3
D Elgar (SA) 2013-2019 7 11 2 217 50 24.11 472 45.97 0 1 0 32 1
Saeed Anwar (PAK) 1995-1998 7 12 0 279 118 23.25 583 47.85 1 1 1 42 0
Yasir Hameed (PAK) 2003-2007 5 10 1 198 65 22.00 359 55.15 0 1 0 30 1
AN Petersen (SA) 2010-2013 7 12 0 251 67 20.91 497 50.50 0 1 0 31 0
Mushtaq Ahmed (PAK) 1997-2003 8 10 4 121 59 20.16 268 45.14 0 1 0 13 4
Mohammad Hafeez (PAK) 2007-2013 9 18 0 307 60 17.05 609 50.41 0 1 2 41 0
Sarfaraz Ahmed (PAK) 2013-2019 6 12 0 195 56 16.25 275 70.90 0 2 3 31 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2007-2019 13 15 5 134 27 13.40 327 40.97 0 0 2 14 4
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1997-2003 7 12 0 157 45 13.08 288 54.51 0 0 3 17 5
Ijaz Ahmed (PAK) 1995-1998 7 11 0 138 34 12.54 366 37.70 0 0 2 19 0
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2010-2013 6 10 1 92 31 10.22 221 41.62 0 0 2 11 1
M Ntini (SA) 2002-2007 9 10 5 47 18 9.40 110 42.72 0 0 2 5 1
PL Harris (SA) 2007-2010 7 11 1 82 46 8.20 259 31.66 0 0 3 9 1
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2003-2007 7 10 3 51 26* 7.28 97 52.57 0 0 5 7 1
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:
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, 3rd Test, Jan 11-14, 2019 [Test # 2341]
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 3-6, 2019 [Test # 2340]
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 26-28, 2018 [Test # 2338]