Top 5 Batsmen Who Scored The Most Runs In Test Cricket

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Today we are going to talk about the 5 best batsmen who have scored the most runs in test career.

Top 5 Batsmen Who Scored The Most Runs In Test Cricket:

PlayerSpanMatRunsHSAvg10050
SR Tendulkar (INDIA)1989-201320015921248*53.785168
RT Ponting (AUS)1995-20121681337825751.854162
JH Kallis (ICC/SA)1995-20131661328922455.374558
R Dravid (ICC/INDIA)1996-20121641328827052.313663
AN Cook (ENG)2006-20181611247229445.353357

  1. Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar

Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar, popularly known as the God of Cricket’, has the most runs in test cricket. Sachin started his test cricket career in the year 1989. Sachin played his last match in the year 2013. Sachin Tendulkar is the first batsman to score the most test runs for India. Sachin has played a total of 200 test matches in his cricket career and has scored 15921 runs at an average of 53.78. In that he has 51 centuries and 68 half-centuries.

  1. Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is at number two in the list of most runs in test cricket history. Former Australia captain and legendary batsman Ricky Ponting started his Test cricket career in the year 1995 and played in his last match in the year 2012. Ricky Ponting has played 168 Test matches in his cricket career and has scored 13378 runs at an average of 51.85. In that he has 41 centuries and 62 half-centuries.

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  1. Jacques Kallis

Jacques Kallis

Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis is at number three in the list of most runs in Test matches. Jacques Kallis played his first international test match in the year 1995. Kallis has played 166 Tests and scored 13289 runs in it with the help of 45 centuries. His highest score in test was 224 runs.

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  1. Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid

Former Indian batsmen Rahul Dravid, popularly known as ‘The Wall’, has played 164 Test matches in his cricket career and has scored 13288 runs at an average of 52.31. Dravid has scored 36 centuries and 63 half-centuries in Test cricket. Even though he is at number four in the list of most runs in test career, there is only one run difference between Dravid and Kallis.

  1. Alastair cook

Alastair cook

Sir Alastair Cook is the highest run-scorer in Test cricket for England, he has played 161 Test matches and scored 12472 runs at an average of 45.35. Cook has 33 Test centuries to his name. At the same time, his highest score was 294 runs. Cook is at number 5 in this list of most runs in test cricket.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Which Player has made Most Runs in Test?

Ans- Sachin Tendulkar has mad most runs in test cricket.

  • Who has the most runs in 2021?
Ans- J E Root scored the most runs in 2021,  Root scored 1680 runs in this year.
  • Which batsman scored fastest 10000 runs in Test cricket?
Ans-  West Indies batsmen Brian Lara scored fastest 10000 runs in test cricket.

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