Most Test runs in 2021

Batsman Runs (Balls) Inns Avg 50s/100s HS SR
Joe Root (Eng) 1455 (2506) 23 66.13 1/6 228 58.06
R Sharma (Ind) 906 (1880) 21 47.68 4/2 161 48.19
R Pant (Ind) 706 (1062) 19 41.52 5/1 101 66.47
L Thirimanne (SL) 659 (1518) 13 50.69 4/2 140 43.41
D Karunaratne (SL) 624 (1114) 9 69.33 2/3 244 56.01
C Pujara (Ind) 591 (1766) 20 31.10 6/0 91 33.46
K Brathwaite (WI) 556 (1451) 16 34.75 3/1 126 38.31
K Mayers (WI) 553 (891) 16 36.86 2/1 210* 62.06
Fawad Alam (Pak) 513 (1038) 11 57.00 1/3 140 49.42
Mominul (Ban) 489 (1020) 8 59.85 1/2 127 47.94
R Burns (Eng) 479 (1156) 15 31.93 3/1 132 41.43
Azhar Ali (Pak) 469 (1044) 12 42.63 2/1 126 44.92
N Dickwella (SL) 463 (725) 12 42.09 3/0 96 63.86
V Kohli (Ind) 447 (1002) 15 29.8 4/0 72 44.61
Abid Ali (Pak) 432 (911) 12 39.27 1/1 215* 47.42
N Bonner (WI) 429 (1154) 12 39.00 2/1 113* 37.17
M Rizwan (Pak) 397 (775) 11 44.11 1/1 115* 51.22
T Iqbal (Ban) 383 (492) 8 54.71 4/0 92 77.84
D Conway (NZ) 379 (758) 6 63.16 2/1 200 50.00
J Blackwood (WI) 379 (809) 16 23.68 2/0 68 46.84
A Rahane (Ind) 372 (910) 19 19.57 2/0 67 40.87
Liton Das (Ban) 370 (618) 8 52.85 4/0 95 59.87
D Elgar (SA) 364 (649) 9 45.5 2/1 127 56.08
Dom Sibley (Eng) 356 (1175) 20 19.77 3/0 87 30.29
D Lawrence (Eng) 354 (722) 15 27.23 3/0 81* 49.03
K Williamson (NZ) 353 (682) 5 88.25 1/1 238 51.75
J Bairstow (Eng) 351 (714) 15 25.07 1/0 57 49.15
Najmul
Hossain (Ban)
348 (653) 10 38.66 0/2 163 53.29
Faheem Ashraf (Pak) 346 (691) 10 38.44 2/0 78* 50.07
S Gill (Ind) 334 (640) 13 27.83 3/0 91 52.18
A Markram (SA) 332 (733) 9 41.5 2/1 108 45.29
Van der
Dussen (SA)
321 (721) 8 45.85 3/0 75* 44.52
Ollie Pope (Eng) 320 (655) 14 24.61 1/0 81 48.85
J Holder (WI) 319 (572) 12 31.9 2/0 71* 55.76
Babar Azam (Pak) 317 (661) 10 31.7 3/0 77 47.95
KL Rahul (Ind) 315 (735) 8 39.37 1/1 129 42.85
Joshua
Da Silva (WI)
312 (892) 15 22.28 1/0 92 34.97
Dhananjaya
de Silva (SL)
311 (597) 6 51.83 1/1 166 52.09
S Smith (Aus) 303 (544) 4 75.75 2/1 131 55.69
M Labuschagne (Aus) 297 (540) 4 74.25 2/1 108 55.00
Q de Kock (SA) 293 (415) 8 41.85 1/1 141* 70.60
Oshada
Fernando (SL)
284 (642) 9 35.5 3/0 91 44.23
Mushfiqur (Ban) 283 (563) 8 40.42 2/0 68* 50.26
H Nicholls (NZ) 269 (581) 5 53.8 1/1 157 46.29
R Ashwin (Ind) 267 (557) 10 29.66 0/1 106 47.93
W Sundar (Ind) 265 (502) 6 66.25 3/0 96* 52.78
B Taylor (Zim) 265 (274) 6 44.16 2/0 92 96.71
Sean Williams (Zim) 264 (400) 3 132.00 0/2 151* 66.00
J Buttler (Eng) 257 (481) 10 28.55 1/0 55 53.43
Mehidy Hasan (Ban) 256 (510) 8 32.00 1/1 103 50.19
R Chakabva (Zim) 255 (393) 9 36.42 1/0 80 64.88
A Mathews (SL) 255 (604) 7 36.42 1/1 110 42.21
P Nissanka (SL) 229 (533) 6 38.16 1/1 103 42.96
R Jadeja (Ind) 219 (497) 10 24.33 1/0 56 44.06
H Shahidi (Afg) 215 (467) 4 107.5 0/1 200* 46.03
D Tiripano (Zim) 209 (559) 9 26.12 2/0 95 37.38
Ibrahim
Zadran (Afg)
208 (381) 4 52.00 2/0 76 54.59
B Stokes (Eng) 203 (403) 8 25.37 2/0 82 50.37
Shadman
Islam (Ban)
202 (456) 4 67.33 1/1 115* 44.29
R Taylor (NZ) 197 (382) 7 39.4 1/0 80 51.57
A Afghan (Afg) 191 (308) 3 63.66 0/1 164 62.01
S Thakur (Ind) 186 (232) 5 37.2 3/0 67 80.17
T Bavuma (SA) 181 (453) 5 45.25 1/0 61 39.95
Imran Butt (Pak) 178 (453) 10 17.8 1/0 91 39.29
Nauman Ali (Pak) 174 (269) 6 29.00 1/0 97 64.68
D Chandimal (SL) 171 (427) 8 24.42 1/0 52 40.04
Cameron
Green (Aus)
168 (350) 4 42.00 1/0 84 48.00
Kusal Perera (SL) 163 (250) 6 27.16 2/0 62 65.2
Tom Latham (NZ) 160 (420) 7 26.66 0/0 36 38.09
Zak Crawley (Eng) 156 (362) 14 11.14 1/0 53 43.09
R Cornwall (WI) 154 (220) 8 25.66 2/0 73 70.00
Mahmudullah (Ban) 150 (278) 1 0/1 150* 53.95
Sikandar Raza (Zim) 150 (230) 3 50.00 1/0 85 65.21
J Campbell (WI) 148 (393) 8 18.5 0/0 42 37.65
A Joseph (WI) 141 (222) 6 23.5 1/0 82 63.51
H Hameed (Eng) 140 (446) 5 28.00 2/0 68 31.39
K Kasuza (Zim) 136 (373) 8 19.42 0/0 41 36.46
Moeen Ali (Eng) 132 (255) 7 18.85 0/0 43 51.76
Hasan Ali (Pak) 132 (194) 9 14.66 0/0 30 68.04
T Musakanda (Zim) 128 (323) 7 18.28 0/0 41 39.62
R Chase (WI) 127 (366) 7 18.14 1/0 62 34.69
W Hasaranga (SL) 119 (154) 5 22.8 0/0 43 77.27
Tim Paine (Aus) 117 (203) 4 39.00 1/0 50 57.63
K Roach (WI) 114 (272) 12 12.66 0/0 30* 41.91
P Masvaure (Zim) 111 (304) 5 27.75 1/0 65 36.51
D Mitchell (NZ) 108 (134) 2 108.00 0/1 102* 80.59
D Malan (Eng) 106 (228) 3 35.33 1/0 70 46.49
Saif Hassan (Ban) 103 (222) 6 17.16 0/0 43 46.39
Kieran Powell (WI) 102 (222) 7 14.57 1/0 51 45.94
M Shumba (Zim) 101 (240) 6 16.83 0/0 41 42.08
Dom Bess (Eng) 96 (281) 6 16.00 0/0 34 34.16
D Perera (SL) 95 (223) 4 23.75 1/0 67 42.60
T Kaitano (Zim) 94 (413) 2 47.00 1/0 87 22.76
W Mulder (SA) 93 (243) 6 15.5 0/0 33 38.27
M Shami (Ind) 92 (112) 7 18.4 1/0 56* 82.14
J Bumrah (Ind) 92 (174) 13 8.36 0/0 34* 52.87
Will Young (NZ) 90 (235) 2 45.00 1/0 82 38.29
Taskin Ahmed (Ban) 88 (187) 4 29.33 1/0 75 47.05
B Muzarabani (Zim) 88 (194) 7 14.66 0/0 30* 45.36
Rahmat Shah (Afg) 87 (135) 4 21.75 1/0 58 64.44
K Rabada (SA) 87 (147) 7 17.4 0/0 40 59.18
Sam Curran (Eng) 87 (158) 7 14.5 0/0 32 55.06
O Robinson (Eng) 87 (226) 8 12.42 0/0 42 38.49
Ben Foakes (Eng) 78 (260) 6 15.6 0/0 42* 30.00
Mark Wood (Eng) 78 (160) 7 13.00 0/0 41 48.75
Yasir Shah (Pak) 73 (143) 5 18.25 0/0 38* 51.04
W Pucovski (Aus) 72 (126) 2 36.00 1/0 62 57.14
Shai Hope (WI) 72 (179) 4 18.00 0/0 43 40.22
Z Gohar (Pak) 71 (126) 2 35.5 0/0 37 56.34
Shakib (Ban) 71 (155) 2 35.5 1/0 68 45.80
G Linde (SA) 71 (119) 4 17.75 0/0 35 59.66
C Woakes (Eng) 68 (107) 2 34.00 1/0 50 63.55
D Warner (Aus) 67 (116) 4 16.75 0/0 48 57.75
L Embuldeniya (SL) 65 (134) 7 10.83 0/0 40 48.50
Ishant (Ind) 65 (163) 12 8.12 0/0 16 39.87
F du Plessis (SA) 63 (128) 5 12.6 0/0 23 49.21
M Wade (Aus) 62 (117) 4 15.5 0/0 45 52.99
S Lakmal (SL) 62 (117) 7 12.4 0/0 22* 52.99
K Jamieson (NZ) 60 (59) 3 30.00 0/0 30* 101.69
Nasir Jamal (Afg) 59 (97) 2 1/0 55* 60.82
Roy Kaia (Zim) 59 (161) 6 9.83 0/0 48 36.64
Ramesh Mendis (SL) 57 (107) 4 14.25 0/0 33 53.27
L Jongwe (Zim) 56 (94) 2 28.00 0/0 37 59.57
Axar Patel (Ind) 55 (131) 4 13.75 0/0 43 41.98
Taijul Islam (Ban) 55 (211) 7 9.16 0/0 18 26.06
Dion Myers (Zim) 53 (153) 2 26.5 0/0 27 34.64
M Siraj (Ind) 53 (73) 11 8.83 0/0 16* 72.60
J Leach (Eng) 53 (231) 10 6.62 0/0 14* 22.94
T Blundell (NZ) 50 (131) 2 25.00 0/0 34 38.16
M Agarwal (Ind) 47 (90) 2 23.5 0/0 38 52.22
M Starc (Aus) 45 (69) 3 22.5 0/0 24 65.21
Keegan
Petersen (SA)
44 (89) 3 14.66 0/0 19 49.43
M Harris (Aus) 43 (105) 2 21.5 0/0 38 40.95
C Overton (Eng) 43 (83) 3 14.33 0/0 32 51.80
Nayeem Hasan (Ban) 39 (70) 4 13.00 0/0 24 55.71
K Verreynne (SA) 39 (116) 3 13.00 0/0 27 33.62
D Shanaka (SL) 39 (94) 4 9.75 0/0 23 41.48
Tim Southee (NZ) 38 (65) 2 19.00 0/0 30 58.46
SS Afridi (Pak) 38 (106) 9 5.42 0/0 19 35.84
Amir Hamza (Afg) 37 (82) 2 0/0 21* 45.12
Afsar Zazai (Afg) 37 (74) 2 18.5 0/0 37 50.00
N Lyon (Aus) 37 (35) 3 12.33 0/0 24 105.71
O Stone (Eng) 36 (115) 4 9.00 0/0 20 31.30
Umesh Yadav (Ind) 35 (43) 2 17.5 0/0 25 81.39
N Wagner (NZ) 35 (61) 4 11.66 0/0 25* 57.37
S Broad (Eng) 35 (96) 10 5.00 0/0 11* 36.45
L Ngidi (SA) 32 (73) 6 8.00 0/0 14* 43.83
D Chameera (SL) 32 (81) 5 6.4 0/0 22 39.50
J Anderson (Eng) 32 (134) 17 4.00 0/0 10* 23.88
R Ngarava (Zim) 31 (61) 6 6.2 0/0 15* 50.81
P Cummins (Aus) 30 (72) 3 15.00 0/0 28* 41.66
S Moseley (WI) 28 (105) 4 7.00 0/0 12 26.66
H Vihari (Ind) 27 (199) 2 27.00 0/0 23* 13.56
Sajid Khan (Pak) 27 (66) 2 13.5 0/0 20 40.90
A Nortje (SA) 26 (86) 8 3.71 0/0 13 30.23
M Mithun (Ban) 25 (98) 2 12.5 0/0 15 25.51
BJ Watling (NZ) 24 (58) 4 8.00 0/0 15* 41.37
K Maharaj (SA) 23 (120) 8 2.87 0/0 12 19.16
C de Grandhomme (NZ) 22 (45) 3 11.00 0/0 13 48.88
J Hazlewood (Aus) 21 (44) 3 10.5 0/0 11 47.72
Ajaz Patel (NZ) 20 (33) 1 20.00 0/0 20 60.60
T Boult (NZ) 19 (17) 2 0/0 12* 111.76
T Chisoro (Zim) 18 (47) 4 4.5 0/0 9 38.29
H Sohail (Pak) 16 (49) 2 8.00 0/0 15 32.65
J Archer (Eng) 16 (31) 4 4.00 0/0 11 51.61
Kusal Mendis (SL) 15 (72) 4 3.75 0/0 15 20.83
J Warrican (WI) 15 (50) 5 3.00 0/0 6 30.00
Munir Ahmad (Afg) 13 (33) 2 6.5 0/0 12 39.39
S Sarkar (Ban) 13 (38) 2 6.5 0/0 13 34.21
Naseem Shah (Pak) 12 (10) 2 12.00 0/0 12 120.00
M Henry (NZ) 12 (14) 1 12.00 0/0 12 85.71
S Gabriel (WI) 12 (32) 7 6.00 0/0 8 37.5
Abdul Wasi (Afg) 12 (70) 2 6.00 0/0 9 17.14
J Seales (WI) 12 (56) 8 4.00 0/0 7 21.42
V Nyauchi (Zim) 10 (67) 5 2.5 0/0 10 14.92
J Ahmadi (Afg) 8 (9) 2 4.00 0/0 4 88.88
N Saini (Ind) 8 (27) 3 4.00 0/0 5 29.62
J Bracey (Eng) 8 (27) 3 2.66 0/0 8 29.62
R Burl (Zim) 8 (31) 3 2.66 0/0 8 25.80
M Bhanuka (SL) 6 (17) 2 3.00 0/0 5 35.29
L Sipamla (SA) 5 (19) 1 5.00 0/0 5 26.32
V Fernando (SL) 4 (38) 6 4.00 0/0 2* 10.52
Asitha Fernando (SL) 4 (32) 6 1.33 0/0 4 12.5
M Abbas (Pak) 4 (48) 5 2.00 0/0 3 8.33
Jayawickrama (SL) 3 (5) 1 0/0 3* 60.00
Mustafizur (Ban) 3 (11) 1 0/0 3* 27.27
Kuldeep (Ind) 3 (24) 2 1.5 0/0 3 12.5
T Natarajan (Ind) 1 (9) 1 0/0 1* 11.11
Y Ahmadzai (Afg) 1 (8) 2 0.5 0/0 1 12.5
Abu Jayed (Ban) 1 (31) 4 0.5 0/0 1 3.22
Shahidullah (Afg) 0 (3) 1 0/0 0
Abdul Malik (Afg) 0 (4) 2 0/0 0
W Madhevere (Zim) 0 (5) 3 0/0 0
M Santner (NZ) 0 (6) 1 0/0 0
Ebadot Hossain (Ban) 0 (8) 1 0/0 0
Shoriful Islam (Ban) 0 (10) 2 0/0 0*
Zahir Khan (Afg) 0 (14) 2 0/0 0
T Maruma (Zim) 0 (20) 2 0/0 0
S Nadeem (Ind) 0 (25) 2 0/0 0
Shan Masood (Pak) 0 (33) 2 0/0 0

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