Most Test runs in 2021

Batsman Runs (Balls) Inns Avg 50s/100s HS SR
Joe Root (Eng) 794 (1325) 12 66.16 0/3 228 59.92
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
R Pant (Ind) 515 (673) 10 64.37 4/1 101 76.52
R Sharma (Ind) 474 (865) 11 47.4 2/1 161 54.79
N Dickwella (SL) 463 (725) 12 42.09 3/0 96 63.86
K Mayers (WI) 462 (729) 8 66.00 2/1 210* 63.37
Mominul (Ban) 419 (928) 8 59.85 0/2 127 45.15
Azhar Ali (Pak) 407 (869) 8 58.14 2/1 126 46.83
K Brathwaite (WI) 386 (973) 8 48.25 2/1 126 39.67
T Iqbal (Ban) 383 (492) 8 54.71 4/0 92 77.84
N Bonner (WI) 375 (976) 7 62.5 2/1 113* 38.42
Abid Ali (Pak) 359 (799) 8 51.28 1/1 215* 44.93
C Pujara (Ind) 341 (1018) 10 34.1 4/0 77 33.49
Fawad Alam (Pak) 333 (705) 8 47.57 0/2 140 47.23
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 Rizwan (Pak) 303 (558) 7 50.5 1/1 115* 53.61
S Gill (Ind) 298 (543) 11 29.8 3/0 91 54.88
M Labuschagne (Aus) 297 (540) 4 74.25 2/1 108 55.00
Oshada
Fernando (SL)
284 (642) 9 35.5 3/0 91 44.23
D Elgar (SA) 277 (386) 6 55.4 1/1 127 71.76
Liton Das (Ban) 275 (471) 7 45.83 3/0 71 58.38
Mushfiqur (Ban) 272 (533) 7 45.33 2/0 68* 51.03
A Markram (SA) 268 (617) 6 53.6 1/1 108 43.43
W Sundar (Ind) 265 (502) 6 66.25 3/0 96* 52.78
Sean Williams (Zim) 264 (400) 3 132.00 0/2 151* 66.00
Mehidy Hasan (Ban) 256 (509) 7 36.57 1/1 103 50.29
A Mathews (SL) 255 (604) 7 36.42 1/1 110 42.21
D Lawrence (Eng) 248 (558) 10 27.55 2/0 73 44.44
F Ashraf (Pak) 247 (448) 6 49.4 2/0 78* 55.13
Joshua
Da Silva (WI)
241 (615) 7 40.16 1/0 92 39.18
K Williamson (NZ) 238 (364) 1 238.00 0/1 238 65.38
R Ashwin (Ind) 238 (511) 8 34.00 0/1 106 46.57
P Nissanka (SL) 229 (533) 6 38.16 1/1 103 42.96
Najmul
Hossain (Ban)
229 (527) 8 28.62 0/1 163 43.45
R Chakabva (Zim) 223 (319) 7 37.16 1/0 80 69.90
H Shahidi (Afg) 215 (467) 4 107.5 0/1 200* 46.03
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
A Rahane (Ind) 199 (445) 10 19.9 1/0 67 44.71
Van der
Dussen (SA)
196 (406) 5 39.2 2/0 67 48.27
Dom Sibley (Eng) 196 (612) 12 17.81 2/0 87 32.02
A Afghan (Afg) 191 (308) 3 63.66 0/1 164 62.01
J Buttler (Eng) 185 (291) 5 46.25 1/0 55 63.57
T Bavuma (SA) 181 (453) 5 45.25 1/0 61 39.95
Nauman Ali (Pak) 174 (268) 5 34.8 1/0 97 64.92
V Kohli (Ind) 172 (372) 6 28.66 2/0 72 46.23
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
J Bairstow (Eng) 167 (338) 8 23.85 0/0 47 49.40
Kusal Perera (SL) 163 (250) 6 27.16 2/0 62 65.2
H Nicholls (NZ) 157 (291) 1 157.00 0/1 157 53.95
J Blackwood (WI) 156 (350) 8 19.5 1/0 68 44.57
D Tiripano (Zim) 155 (410) 7 25.83 1/0 95 37.80
Ollie Pope (Eng) 153 (343) 8 19.12 0/0 34 44.60
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
R Cornwall (WI) 141 (205) 6 35.25 2/0 73 68.78
J Holder (WI) 138 (231) 4 69.00 1/0 71* 59.74
K Kasuza (Zim) 136 (373) 8 19.42 0/0 41 36.46
Imran Butt (Pak) 129 (360) 6 21.5 1/0 91 35.83
T Musakanda (Zim) 128 (323) 7 18.28 0/0 41 39.62
Babar Azam (Pak) 124 (222) 6 20.66 1/0 77 55.85
A Joseph (WI) 120 (165) 4 30.00 1/0 82 72.72
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
P Masvaure (Zim) 111 (304) 5 27.75 1/0 65 36.51
D Mitchell (NZ) 102 (112) 1 0/1 102* 91.07
Zak Crawley (Eng) 102 (221) 8 12.75 1/0 53 46.15
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
B Taylor (Zim) 92 (109) 4 23.00 0/0 49 84.40
Rahmat Shah (Afg) 87 (135) 4 21.75 1/0 58 64.44
Ben Foakes (Eng) 78 (260) 6 15.6 0/0 42* 30.00
W Pucovski (Aus) 72 (126) 2 36.00 1/0 62 57.14
Z Gohar (Pak) 71 (126) 2 35.5 0/0 37 56.34
G Linde (SA) 71 (119) 4 17.75 0/0 35 59.66
S Thakur (Ind) 69 (118) 2 34.5 1/0 67 58.47
Yasir Shah (Pak) 69 (121) 3 34.5 0/0 38* 57.02
Shakib (Ban) 68 (150) 1 68.00 1/0 68 45.33
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
Shadman
Islam (Ban)
64 (196) 2 32.00 1/0 59 32.65
Hasan Ali (Pak) 64 (109) 5 12.8 0/0 30 58.71
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
W Mulder (SA) 60 (140) 3 20.00 0/0 33 42.85
Saif Hassan (Ban) 60 (122) 4 15.00 0/0 34 49.18
Nasir Jamal (Afg) 59 (97) 2 1/0 55* 60.82
Roy Kaia (Zim) 59 (151) 4 14.75 0/0 48 39.07
R Burns (Eng) 58 (106) 4 14.5 0/0 33 54.71
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
Q de Kock (SA) 56 (81) 5 11.2 0/0 29 69.13
B Muzarabani (Zim) 56 (132) 7 11.2 0/0 17 42.42
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
J Leach (Eng) 53 (231) 10 6.62 0/0 14* 22.94
Moeen Ali (Eng) 49 (48) 2 24.5 0/0 43 102.08
M Shumba (Zim) 49 (138) 4 12.25 0/0 27 35.50
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
M Harris (Aus) 43 (105) 2 21.5 0/0 38 40.95
Nayeem Hasan (Ban) 39 (70) 4 13.00 0/0 24 55.71
M Siraj (Ind) 39 (46) 5 9.75 0/0 16* 84.78
D Shanaka (SL) 39 (94) 4 9.75 0/0 23 41.48
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
Tom Latham (NZ) 33 (71) 1 33.00 0/0 33 46.48
D Chameera (SL) 32 (81) 5 6.4 0/0 22 39.50
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
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
Ishant (Ind) 26 (73) 6 6.5 0/0 10* 35.61
L Ngidi (SA) 25 (37) 3 25.00 0/0 14* 67.56
M Mithun (Ban) 25 (98) 2 12.5 0/0 15 25.51
K Rabada (SA) 22 (59) 4 7.33 0/0 21* 37.28
J Hazlewood (Aus) 21 (44) 3 10.5 0/0 11 47.72
R Ngarava (Zim) 21 (30) 4 7.00 0/0 15* 70.00
S Broad (Eng) 20 (61) 5 10.00 0/0 11* 32.78
SS Afridi (Pak) 19 (71) 6 3.8 0/0 7 26.76
T Chisoro (Zim) 18 (47) 4 4.5 0/0 9 38.29
T Blundell (NZ) 16 (54) 1 16.00 0/0 16 29.63
H Sohail (Pak) 16 (49) 2 8.00 0/0 15 32.65
J Anderson (Eng) 16 (41) 7 5.33 0/0 10* 39.02
J Archer (Eng) 16 (31) 4 4.00 0/0 11 51.61
A Nortje (SA) 15 (37) 5 3.75 0/0 13 40.54
Kusal Mendis (SL) 15 (72) 4 3.75 0/0 15 20.83
K Roach (WI) 14 (66) 4 4.66 0/0 9 21.21
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
Sam Curran (Eng) 13 (44) 2 6.5 0/0 13 29.54
Taskin Ahmed (Ban) 13 (53) 3 6.5 0/0 7 24.52
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
Abdul Wasi (Afg) 12 (70) 2 6.00 0/0 9 17.14
S Gabriel (WI) 10 (26) 5 5.00 0/0 8 38.46
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 Warrican (WI) 8 (31) 3 2.66 0/0 4 25.80
R Burl (Zim) 8 (31) 3 2.66 0/0 8 25.80
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 Bumrah (Ind) 5 (20) 4 1.25 0/0 4 25.00
K Maharaj (SA) 5 (45) 5 1.00 0/0 2 11.11
V Fernando (SL) 4 (38) 6 4.00 0/0 2* 10.52
A Fernando (SL) 4 (32) 6 1.33 0/0 4 12.5
Jayawickrama (SL) 3 (5) 1 0/0 3* 60.00
Mustafizur (Ban) 3 (11) 1 0/0 3* 27.27
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
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
O Stone (Eng) 1 (9) 2 0.5 0/0 1 11.11
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
V Nyauchi (Zim) 0 (6) 3 0/0 0*
Shoriful Islam (Ban) 0 (10) 2 0/0 0*
Zahir Khan (Afg) 0 (14) 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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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