Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
RN ten Doeschate (Neth) 2006-2011 33 32 9 1541 119 67.00 1757 87.70 5 9 1 130 29
AB de Villiers (Afr/SA) 2005-2016 206 197 34 8742 162* 53.63 8753 99.87 24 48 6 768 187
MG Bevan (AUS) 1994-2004 232 196 67 6912 108* 53.58 9320 74.16 6 46 5 450 21
V Kohli (INDIA) 2008-2016 176 168 25 7570 183 52.93 8371 90.43 26 38 10 703 76
HM Amla (SA) 2008-2016 140 137 10 6519 159 51.33 7298 89.32 23 30 3 661 41
IJL Trott (ENG) 2009-2013 68 65 10 2819 137 51.25 3658 77.06 4 22 5 216 3
MS Dhoni (Asia/INDIA) 2004-2016 283 246 67 9110 183* 50.89 10259 88.80 9 61 8 705 197
AT Rayudu (INDIA) 2013-2016 34 30 9 1055 124* 50.23 1383 76.28 2 6 1 90 13
TLW Cooper (Neth) 2010-2013 23 22 2 976 101 48.80 1391 70.16 1 8 0 82 4
MEK Hussey (AUS) 2004-2012 185 157 44 5442 109* 48.15 6243 87.16 3 39 3 383 80
Zaheer Abbas (PAK) 1974-1985 62 60 6 2572 123 47.62 3033 84.80 7 13 2 213+ 22+
IVA Richards (WI) 1975-1991 187 167 24 6721 189* 47.00 7451 90.20 11 45 7 600+ 126+
GM Turner (NZ) 1973-1983 41 40 6 1598 171* 47.00 2348 68.05 3 9 1 156+ 7+
KS Williamson (NZ) 2010-2016 101 95 9 3980 145* 46.27 4734 84.07 8 26 5 374 32
AC Voges (AUS) 2007-2013 31 28 9 870 112* 45.78 998 87.17 1 4 0 61 10
JE Root (ENG) 2013-2016 78 73 7 3017 125 45.71 3528 85.51 8 17 3 245 27
CG Greenidge (WI) 1975-1991 128 127 13 5134 133* 45.03 7908 64.92 11 31 3 470+ 81+
SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1989-2012 463 452 41 18426 200* 44.83 21367 86.23 49 96 20 2016 195
DM Jones (AUS) 1984-1994 164 161 25 6068 145 44.61 8362 72.56 7 46 6 380+ 64+
MJ Clarke (AUS) 2003-2015 245 223 44 7981 130 44.58 10104 78.98 8 58 10 665 53
JH Kallis (Afr/ICC/SA) 1996-2014 328 314 53 11579 139 44.36 15885 72.89 17 86 17 911 137
S Dhawan (INDIA) 2010-2016 74 73 3 3078 137 43.97 3410 90.26 9 17 2 363 38
Q de Kock (SA) 2013-2016 69 69 4 2850 178 43.84 3014 94.55 11 8 1 324 47
ML Hayden (AUS/ICC) 1993-2008 161 155 15 6133 181* 43.80 7767 78.96 10 36 9 636 87
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 2002-2015 162 149 31 5122 96* 43.40 6945 73.75 0 42 6 342 83
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 2006-2016 176 162 27 5826 131* 43.15 7100 82.05 15 32 9 475 120
DA Warner (AUS) 2009-2016 88 86 3 3579 178 43.12 3749 95.46 11 16 2 376 57
Haris Sohail (PAK) 2013-2015 22 21 3 774 89* 43.00 934 82.86 0 7 1 59 11
SPD Smith (AUS) 2010-2016 90 76 9 2880 164 42.98 3279 87.83 7 15 4 244 29
MJ Guptill (NZ) 2009-2016 137 134 14 5148 237* 42.90 5924 86.90 11 31 11 528 125
RR Sarwan (WI) 2000-2013 181 169 33 5804 120* 42.67 7663 75.74 5 38 8 480 58
JWA Taylor (ENG) 2011-2015 27 26 5 887 101 42.23 1107 80.12 1 7 2 69 12
HH Dippenaar (Afr/SA) 1999-2007 107 95 14 3421 125* 42.23 5047 67.78 4 26 4 334 16
RT Ponting (AUS/ICC) 1995-2012 375 365 39 13704 164 42.03 17046 80.39 30 82 20 1231 162
KC Sangakkara (Asia/ICC/SL) 2000-2015 404 380 41 14234 169 41.98 18048 78.86 25 93 15 1385 88
Mohammad Yousuf (Asia/PAK) 1998-2010 288 273 40 9720 141* 41.71 12942 75.10 15 64 15 785 90
Javed Miandad (PAK) 1975-1996 233 218 41 7381 119* 41.70 11014 67.01 8 50 8 445+ 44+
S Chanderpaul (WI) 1994-2011 268 251 40 8778 150 41.60 12408 70.74 11 59 6 722 85
CJ Ferguson (AUS) 2009-2011 30 25 9 663 71* 41.43 777 85.32 0 5 0 64 0
RG Sharma (INDIA) 2007-2016 153 147 23 5131 264 41.37 6077 84.43 10 29 10 435 117
DL Haynes (WI) 1978-1994 238 237 28 8648 152* 41.37 13707 63.09 17 57 13 768+ 53+
L Klusener (SA) 1996-2004 171 137 50 3576 103* 41.10 3977 89.91 2 19 13 293 76
SC Ganguly (Asia/INDIA) 1992-2007 311 300 23 11363 183 41.02 15416 73.70 22 72 16 1122 190
KJ Coetzer (SCOT) 2008-2016 33 31 1 1230 156 41.00 1425 86.31 3 7 4 156 16
G Kirsten (SA) 1993-2003 185 185 19 6798 188* 40.95 9436 72.04 13 45 11 659 20
F du Plessis (SA) 2011-2016 97 93 11 3354 133* 40.90 3867 86.73 6 23 2 289 44
DR Martyn (AUS) 1992-2006 208 182 51 5346 144* 40.80 6877 77.73 5 37 10 441 22
KP Pietersen (ENG/ICC) 2004-2013 136 125 16 4440 130 40.73 5128 86.58 9 25 7 427 77
GJ Bailey (AUS) 2012-2016 90 85 10 3044 156 40.58 3645 83.51 3 22 3 222 57
SR Watson (AUS) 2002-2015 190 169 27 5757 185* 40.54 6365 90.44 9 33 12 570 131
BC Lara (ICC/WI) 1990-2007 299 289 32 10405 169 40.48 13086 79.51 19 63 16 1035+ 133+
NV Knight (ENG) 1996-2003 100 100 10 3637 125* 40.41 5085 71.52 5 25 6 327 21
Fawad Alam (PAK) 2007-2015 38 36 12 966 114* 40.25 1297 74.47 1 6 3 59 6
Azhar Ali (PAK) 2011-2016 42 42 3 1568 102 40.20 2074 75.60 3 9 2 144 11
GS Chappell (AUS) 1971-1983 74 72 14 2331 138* 40.18 3079 75.70 3 14 7 195 7
AD Mathews (SL) 2008-2016 180 151 39 4492 139* 40.10 5288 84.94 1 32 13 340 72
BC Broad (ENG) 1987-1988 34 34 0 1361 106 40.02 2447 55.61 1 11 2 81 3
GR Marsh (AUS) 1986-1992 117 115 6 4357 126* 39.97 7790 55.93 9 22 4 302 22
KWR Fletcher (ENG) 1971-1982 24 22 3 757 131 39.84 1134 66.75 1 5 0 64+ 6+
A Symonds (AUS) 1998-2009 198 161 33 5088 156 39.75 5504 92.44 6 30 15 449 103
G Gambhir (INDIA) 2003-2013 147 143 11 5238 150* 39.68 6144 85.25 11 34 11 561 17
CH Lloyd (WI) 1973-1985 87 69 19 1977 102 39.54 2434 81.22 1 11 1 160+ 30+
Inzamam-ul-Haq (Asia/PAK) 1991-2007 378 350 53 11739 137* 39.52 15812 74.24 10 83 20 971 144
NH Fairbrother (ENG) 1987-1999 75 71 18 2092 113 39.47 2903 72.06 1 16 2 140 20
ME Waugh (AUS) 1988-2002 244 236 20 8500 173 39.35 11053 76.90 18 50 16 651 57
AJ Lamb (ENG) 1982-1992 122 118 16 4010 118 39.31 5308 75.54 4 26 8 328 30
TM Dilshan (SL) 1999-2016 330 303 41 10290 161* 39.27 11933 86.23 22 47 11 1111 55
Saeed Anwar (PAK) 1989-2003 247 244 19 8824 194 39.21 10938 80.67 20 43 15 938 97
GN Yallop (AUS) 1978-1984 30 27 6 823 66* 39.19 1288 63.89 0 7 1 64 3
R Dravid (Asia/ICC/INDIA) 1996-2011 344 318 40 10889 153 39.16 15284 71.24 12 83 13 950 42
SB Smith (AUS) 1983-1985 28 24 2 861 117 39.13 1319 65.27 2 8 1 67+ 0+
RA Smith (ENG) 1988-1996 71 70 8 2419 167* 39.01 3473 69.65 4 15 4 239 22
DS Lehmann (AUS) 1996-2005 117 101 22 3078 119 38.96 3784 81.34 4 17 4 227 14
JC Buttler (ENG) 2012-2016 81 69 12 2217 129 38.89 1843 120.29 4 12 7 190 68
RG Twose (NZ) 1995-2001 87 81 11 2717 103 38.81 3603 75.40 1 20 5 240 33
JP Duminy (SA) 2004-2016 162 146 33 4381 150* 38.76 5197 84.29 4 24 7 289 63
RR Rossouw (SA) 2014-2016 36 35 3 1239 132 38.71 1313 94.36 3 7 5 131 22
SE Marsh (AUS) 2008-2016 51 50 2 1858 151 38.70 2399 77.44 3 12 3 179 18
WJ Cronje (SA) 1992-2000 188 175 31 5565 112 38.64 7277 76.47 2 39 8 366 94
MD Crowe (NZ) 1982-1995 143 140 18 4704 107* 38.55 6476 72.63 4 34 3 378 29
JJ Roy (ENG) 2015-2016 32 31 2 1109 162 38.24 1069 103.74 3 5 3 129 14
PN Kirsten (SA) 1991-1994 40 40 6 1293 97 38.02 2308 56.02 0 9 0 90 8
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne, 3rd ODI, Dec 9, 2016 [ODI # 3813]
Australia v New Zealand at Canberra, 2nd ODI, Dec 6, 2016 [ODI # 3812]
Australia v New Zealand at Sydney, 1st ODI, Dec 4, 2016 [ODI # 3811]

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