Most fifties (and over)
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 50+ 0
GA Gooch (ENG) 1978-1994 12 22 1 1097 196 52.23 1 9 10 3
AN Cook (ENG) 2006-2018 13 24 0 1217 147 50.70 3 7 10 1
L Hutton (ENG) 1937-1954 12 19 2 1521 364 89.47 4 5 9 0
H Sutcliffe (ENG) 1924-1934 7 11 1 916 161 91.60 5 3 8 0
MA Atherton (ENG) 1989-2001 12 24 0 859 108 35.79 1 7 8 2
KP Pietersen (ENG) 2005-2013 8 15 0 897 175 59.80 4 3 7 1
WR Hammond (ENG) 1928-1946 12 17 4 930 217 71.53 4 3 7 0
APE Knott (ENG) 1967-1981 12 20 2 673 92 37.38 0 7 7 0
KF Barrington (ENG) 1959-1967 8 14 3 596 142 54.18 1 5 6 0
ME Trescothick (ENG) 2000-2006 7 14 3 687 219 62.45 1 5 6 0
IR Bell (ENG) 2004-2015 11 19 1 717 235 39.83 1 5 6 2
DCS Compton (ENG) 1937-1956 13 22 4 798 113 44.33 1 5 6 0
AR Border (AUS) 1981-1993 4 8 2 478 106* 79.66 1 4 5 0
MW Gatting (ENG) 1980-1987 5 8 1 508 150* 72.57 2 3 5 0
CB Fry (ENG) 1899-1912 6 10 1 542 144 60.22 2 3 5 0
GA Hick (ENG) 1993-2000 5 10 2 507 107 63.37 1 4 5 2
RA Smith (ENG) 1988-1992 5 10 3 461 109 65.85 1 4 5 1
JB Hobbs (ENG) 1912-1930 7 12 1 619 159 56.27 2 3 5 0
JE Root (ENG) 2013-2019 7 13 1 592 149* 49.33 2 3 5 1
GP Thorpe (ENG) 1994-2003 7 13 1 586 124 48.83 1 4 5 0
G Boycott (ENG) 1964-1981 8 15 1 747 137 53.35 3 2 5 1
AJ Strauss (ENG) 2004-2012 9 17 1 554 129 34.62 1 4 5 1
MC Cowdrey (ENG) 1956-1968 11 18 2 717 182 44.81 2 3 5 2
DI Gower (ENG) 1978-1992 11 20 1 905 157* 47.63 4 1 5 1
TW Graveney (ENG) 1952-1968 8 11 0 554 165 50.36 2 2 4 1
PBH May (ENG) 1951-1961 9 15 3 531 89* 44.25 0 4 4 1
IT Botham (ENG) 1978-1991 11 18 3 600 208 40.00 1 3 4 1
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 | post-war
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
England v Australia at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 12-15, 2019 [Test # 2362]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Sep 7-11, 2018 [Test # 2318]
England v South Africa at The Oval, 3rd Test, Jul 27-31, 2017 [Test # 2266]