Most Test runs in 2021

Batsman Runs (Balls) Inns Avg 50s/100s HS SR
Joe Root (Eng) 426 (649) 4 106.5 0/2 228 65.63
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
R Pant (Ind) 245 (352) 4 81.66 2/0 97 69.60
K Williamson (NZ) 238 (364) 1 238.00 0/1 238 65.38
L Thirimanne (SL) 219 (488) 6 36.5 0/1 111 44.87
A Mathews (SL) 213 (522) 4 53.25 1/1 110 40.80
C Pujara (Ind) 208 (686) 4 52.00 3/0 77 30.32
N Dickwella (SL) 183 (331) 6 30.5 1/0 92 55.28
S Gill (Ind) 172 (326) 4 48.00 2/0 91 52.76
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
D Elgar (SA) 158 (190) 2 158.00 0/1 127 83.15
H Nicholls (NZ) 157 (291) 1 157.00 0/1 157 53.95
J Bairstow (Eng) 139 (259) 4 46.33 0/0 47 53.66
J Buttler (Eng) 131 (200) 3 65.5 1/0 55 65.5
Azhar Ali (Pak) 130 (270) 2 65.00 1/0 93 48.14
R Sharma (Ind) 129 (270) 4 32.25 1/0 52 47.77
Fawad Alam (Pak) 127 (297) 3 42.33 0/1 109 42.76
Tim Paine (Aus) 117 (203) 4 39.00 1/0 50 57.63
D Chandimal (SL) 109 (226) 4 27.25 1/0 52 48.23
D Karunaratne (SL) 105 (160) 2 52.5 0/1 103 65.62
D Mitchell (NZ) 102 (112) 1 0/1 102* 91.07
D Lawrence (Eng) 99 (232) 4 33.00 1/0 73 42.67
D Perera (SL) 95 (223) 4 23.75 1/0 67 42.60
A Rahane (Ind) 87 (203) 4 21.00 0/0 37 42.85
W Sundar (Ind) 84 (173) 2 42.00 1/0 62 48.55
F Ashraf (Pak) 76 (153) 2 38.00 0/0 48 49.67
W Hasaranga (SL) 76 (99) 4 19.00 0/0 29 76.76
W Pucovski (Aus) 72 (126) 2 36.00 1/0 62 57.14
M Rizwan (Pak) 71 (89) 2 35.5 1/0 61 79.77
Z Gohar (Pak) 71 (126) 2 35.5 0/0 37 56.34
S Thakur (Ind) 69 (118) 2 34.5 1/0 67 58.47
Van der
Dussen (SA)
67 (127) 1 67.00 1/0 67 52.76
D Warner (Aus) 67 (116) 4 16.75 0/0 48 57.75
Dom Sibley (Eng) 62 (178) 4 20.66 1/0 56* 34.83
M Wade (Aus) 62 (117) 4 15.5 0/0 45 52.99
Abid Ali (Pak) 51 (130) 2 25.5 0/0 26 39.23
R Ashwin (Ind) 49 (143) 2 49.00 0/0 39* 34.26
M Agarwal (Ind) 47 (90) 2 23.5 0/0 38 52.22
L Embuldeniya (SL) 47 (87) 4 11.75 0/0 0 54.02
M Starc (Aus) 45 (69) 3 22.5 0/0 24 65.21
M Harris (Aus) 43 (105) 2 21.5 0/0 38 40.95
A Markram (SA) 41 (74) 2 41.00 0/0 36* 55.40
D Shanaka (SL) 39 (94) 4 9.75 0/0 23 41.48
N Lyon (Aus) 37 (35) 3 12.33 0/0 24 105.71
Zak Crawley (Eng) 35 (90) 4 8.75 0/0 13 38.88
Tom Latham (NZ) 33 (71) 1 33.00 0/0 33 46.48
Dom Bess (Eng) 32 (99) 2 16.00 0/0 32 32.32
K Jamieson (NZ) 30 (22) 1 0/0 30* 136.36
P Cummins (Aus) 30 (72) 3 15.00 0/0 28* 41.66
R Jadeja (Ind) 28 (37) 1 0/0 28* 75.67
H Vihari (Ind) 27 (199) 2 27.00 0/0 23* 13.56
D Chameera (SL) 22 (39) 2 11.00 0/0 22 56.41
J Hazlewood (Aus) 21 (44) 3 10.5 0/0 11 47.72
T Bavuma (SA) 19 (30) 1 19.00 0/0 19 63.33
M Siraj (Ind) 19 (20) 2 9.5 0/0 13 95.00
T Blundell (NZ) 16 (54) 1 16.00 0/0 16 29.63
Ramesh Mendis (SL) 16 (27) 2 8.00 0/0 16 59.25
H Sohail (Pak) 16 (49) 2 8.00 0/0 15 32.65
Kusal Mendis (SL) 15 (72) 4 3.75 0/0 15 20.83
L Ngidi (SA) 14 (18) 1 0/0 14* 77.77
A Nortje (SA) 13 (16) 1 13.00 0/0 13 81.25
Sam Curran (Eng) 13 (44) 2 6.5 0/0 13 29.54
Naseem Shah (Pak) 12 (10) 2 12.00 0/0 12 120.00
R Taylor (NZ) 12 (33) 1 12.00 0/0 12 36.36
S Broad (Eng) 11 (13) 1 0/0 11* 84.62
S Lakmal (SL) 11 (34) 2 11.00 0/0 11* 32.35
SS Afridi (Pak) 11 (47) 2 5.5 0/0 7 23.40
Q de Kock (SA) 10 (20) 1 10.00 0/0 10 50.00
F du Plessis (SA) 8 (15) 1 8.00 0/0 8 53.33
N Saini (Ind) 8 (27) 3 4.00 0/0 5 29.62
W Mulder (SA) 7 (17) 1 7.00 0/0 7 41.18
BJ Watling (NZ) 7 (18) 1 7.00 0/0 7 38.89
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
J Leach (Eng) 5 (37) 2 2.5 0/0 4 13.51
J Anderson (Eng) 4 (5) 1 0/0 4* 80.00
A Fernando (SL) 4 (32) 6 1.33 0/0 4 12.5
V Fernando (SL) 3 (18) 2 0/0 2* 16.66
M Abbas (Pak) 3 (36) 2 3.00 0/0 3 8.33
Mark Wood (Eng) 3 (15) 2 1.5 0/0 2 20.00
Oshada
Fernando (SL)
3 (23) 2 1.5 0/0 3 13.04
K Maharaj (SA) 2 (8) 1 2.00 0/0 2 25.00
T Natarajan (Ind) 1 (9) 1 0/0 1* 11.11
J Bumrah (Ind) 0 (2) 1 0/0 0
Shan Masood (Pak) 0 (33) 2 0/0 0

Related: Leading runs in one-dayers this year

Glossary: Avg-Average, HS-Highest score, Inns-Innings, SR-Strike rate; Aus-Australia, Ban-Bangladesh, Eng-England, Ind-India, Ire-Ireland, NZ-New Zealand, Pak-Pakistan, SA-South Africa, SL-Sri Lanka, WI-West Indies, Zim-Zimbabwe