Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
VG Kambli 1993-1995 17 21 1 1084 227 54.20 4 3 3
SR Tendulkar 1989-2013 200 329 33 15921 248* 53.78 51 68 14
R Dravid 1996-2012 163 284 32 13265 270 52.63 36 63 7
SM Gavaskar 1971-1987 125 214 16 10122 236* 51.12 34 45 12
V Kohli 2011-2022 101 171 10 8043 254* 49.95 27 28 14
V Sehwag 2001-2013 103 178 6 8503 319 49.43 23 31 16
VS Hazare 1946-1953 30 52 6 2192 164* 47.65 7 9 4
RG Sharma 2013-2022 45 77 9 3137 212 46.13 8 14 4
VVS Laxman 1996-2012 134 225 34 8781 281 45.97 17 56 14
M Azharuddin 1984-2000 99 147 9 6215 199 45.03 22 21 5
CA Pujara 2010-2022 95 162 9 6713 206* 43.87 18 32 11
M Amarnath 1969-1988 69 113 10 4378 138 42.50 11 24 12
PR Umrigar 1948-1962 59 94 8 3631 223 42.22 12 14 5
SC Ganguly 1996-2008 113 188 17 7212 239 42.17 16 35 13
DB Vengsarkar 1976-1992 116 185 22 6868 166 42.13 17 35 15
NS Sidhu 1983-1999 51 78 2 3202 201 42.13 9 15 9
G Gambhir 2004-2016 58 104 5 4154 206 41.95 9 22 7
GR Viswanath 1969-1983 91 155 10 6080 222 41.93 14 35 10
MA Agarwal 2018-2022 21 36 0 1488 243 41.33 4 6 1
RR Pant 2018-2022 30 51 4 1920 159* 40.85 4 9 2
S Dhawan 2013-2018 34 58 1 2315 190 40.61 7 5 4
DN Sardesai 1961-1972 30 55 4 2001 212 39.23 5 9 4
VL Manjrekar 1951-1965 55 92 10 3208 189* 39.12 7 15 11
AM Rahane 2013-2022 82 140 12 4931 188 38.52 12 25 10
M Vijay 2008-2018 61 105 1 3982 167 38.28 12 15 8
MS Dhoni 2005-2014 90 144 16 4876 224 38.09 6 33 10
S Ramesh 1999-2001 19 37 1 1367 143 37.97 2 8 3
SV Manjrekar 1987-1996 37 61 6 2043 218 37.14 4 9 3
SM Patil 1980-1984 29 47 4 1588 174 36.93 4 7 4
RJ Shastri 1981-1992 80 121 14 3830 206 35.79 11 12 9
RA Jadeja 2012-2022 59 87 20 2396 175* 35.76 2 17 5
CG Borde 1958-1969 55 97 11 3061 177* 35.59 5 18 13
KL Rahul 2014-2022 43 74 2 2547 199 35.37 7 13 7
GH Vihari 2018-2022 15 26 3 808 111 35.13 1 5 1
MAK Pataudi 1961-1975 46 83 3 2793 203* 34.91 6 16 7
SS Das 2000-2002 23 40 2 1326 110 34.89 2 9 3
W Jaffer 2000-2008 31 58 1 1944 212 34.10 5 11 6
Yuvraj Singh 2003-2012 40 62 6 1900 169 33.92 3 11 7
Yashpal Sharma 1979-1983 37 59 11 1606 140 33.45 2 9 4
M Kaif 2000-2006 13 22 3 624 148* 32.84 1 3 1
BK Kunderan 1960-1967 18 34 4 981 192 32.70 2 3 1
M Prabhakar 1984-1995 39 58 9 1600 120 32.65 1 9 3
P Roy 1951-1960 43 79 4 2442 173 32.56 5 9 14
DG Phadkar 1947-1959 31 45 7 1229 123 32.34 2 8 3
S Mushtaq Ali 1934-1952 11 20 1 612 112 32.21 2 3 1
NJ Contractor 1955-1962 31 52 1 1611 108 31.58 1 11 2
CPS Chauhan 1969-1981 40 68 2 2084 97 31.57 0 16 6
IK Pathan 2003-2008 29 40 5 1105 102 31.57 1 6 5
MH Mankad 1946-1959 44 72 5 2109 231 31.47 5 6 7
Hanumant Singh 1964-1969 14 24 2 686 105 31.18 1 5 3
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years | 25 years

Minimum of 20 innings

Records includes the following current or recent matches:
India v Sri Lanka at Bengaluru, ICC World Test Championship 2nd Test, Mar 12-14, 2022 [Test # 2456]
India v Sri Lanka at Mohali, ICC World Test Championship 1st Test, Mar 4-6, 2022 [Test # 2452]
South Africa v India at Cape Town, ICC World Test Championship 3rd Test, Jan 11-14, 2022 [Test # 2448]