List of List A cricket records

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This is a list of List A cricket records; that is, world-record team and individual performances in List A cricket. Cricketers in bold are current players.

Batting records

Most runs in a career

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All-time leading run scorer Graham Gooch
Rank Player Nationality Runs Average
1 Graham Gooch  England 22,211 40.16
2 Graeme Hick  England 22,059 41.30
3 Sachin Tendulkar  India 21,999 45.54
4 Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 18,630 43.02
5 Viv Richards  Antigua and Barbuda 16,995 41.96
6 Ricky Ponting  Australia 16,363 41.74
7 Gordon Greenidge  Barbados 16,349 40.56
8 Sanath Jayasuriya  Sri Lanka 16,128 31.19
9 Allan Lamb  England 15,658 39.14
10 Desmond Haynes  Barbados 15,651 42.07
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 26 September 2015.

Most centuries in a career

Rank Player Nationality Centuries
1 Sachin Tendulkar  India 60
2 Graham Gooch  England 44
3 Graeme Hick  England 40
4 Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 36
5 Ricky Ponting  Australia 34
6 Gordon Greenidge  Barbados 33
7 Sourav Ganguly  India 31
Sanath Jayasuriya  Sri Lanka 31
9 Nick Knight  England 30
Tillakaratne Dilshan  Sri Lanka 30
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 25 March 2015.

Highest individual scores

Rank Player Nationality High score
1 Ali Brown  England 268
2 Rohit Sharma  India 264
3 Shikhar Dhawan  India 248
4 Martin Guptill  New Zealand 237*
5 Ben Dunk  Australia 229*
6 Graeme Pollock  South Africa 222*
7 Jamie How  New Zealand 222
8 Virender Sehwag  India 219
9 Chris Gayle  West Indies 215
10 Rohit Sharma  India 209
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 21 March 2015.

Highest average

Qualification: Minimum 50 innings.

Rank Player Nationality Average
1 Michael Bevan  Australia 57.86
2 Cheteshwar Pujara  India 54.01
3 AB de Villiers  South Africa 52.71
4 Saleem Elahi  Pakistan 52.30
5 James Taylor  England 51.54
6 MS Dhoni  India 51.31
7 Azhar Ali  Pakistan 51.25
8 Abhinav Mukund  India 50.43
9 Virat Kohli  India 50.17
10 Graeme Pollock  South Africa 50.06
Source: Cricinfo. Last updated: 15 August 2015.

Record partnerships by wicket

Wicket Runs Batting partners Batting team Fielding team Venue Season
1st 367* Morné van Wyk and Cameron Delport South Africa Dolphins South Africa Knights Chevrolet Park, Bloemfontein 2014–15
2nd 372 Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels West Indies Cricket Board West Indies Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Manuka Oval, Canberra 2014–15
3rd 309* Tim Curtis and Tom Moody England Worcestershire England Surrey The Oval, London 1994
4th 276 Mominul Haque and Roshen Silva Bangladesh Prime Doleshwar Bangladesh Abahani Limited Shaheed Chandu Stadium, Bogra 2013–14
5th 267* Minhajul Abedin and Khaled Mahmud Bangladesh Bangladesh Pakistan Bahawalpur United Bank Limited Sports Complex, Karachi 1997–98
6th 267* Grant Elliott and Luke Ronchi New Zealand New Zealand Sri Lanka Sri Lanka University Oval, Dunedin 2014/15
7th 203* Thilina Kandamby and Rangana Herath Sri Lanka Sri Lanka A South Africa South Africa A Willowmoore Park, Benoni 2008
8th 203 Shahid Iqbal and Haaris Ayaz Pakistan Karachi Whites Pakistan Hyderabad United Bank Limited Sports Complex, Karachi 1998–99
9th 155 Chris Read and Andrew Harris England Nottinghamshire England Durham Trent Bridge, Nottingham 2006
10th 128 Ashish Reddy and Ravi Kiran India Hyderabad India Kerala Nuclear Fuel Complex Ground, Secunderabad 2014/15
Source: CricketArchive. Last updated: 24 February 2015.

Bowling records

Most wickets

Rank Player Nationality Wickets Average
1 Wasim Akram  Pakistan 881 21.91
2 Allan Donald  South Africa 684 21.84
3 Muttiah Muralitharan  Sri Lanka 682 22.39
4 Waqar Younis  Pakistan 675 22.36
5 John Lever  England 674 19.70
6 John Emburey  England 647 25.98
7 Ian Botham  England 612 24.94
8 Darren Gough  England 598 24.17
9 Shaun Pollock  South Africa 573 22.93
10 Derek Underwood  England 572 19.43
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 5 December 2012.

Best bowling analysis

Rank Player Nationality Figures
1 Rahul Sanghvi  India 8/15
2 Chaminda Vaas  Sri Lanka 8/19
3 Tharaka Kottehewa  Sri Lanka 8/20
4 Michael Holding  Jamaica 8/21
5 Keith Boyce  Barbados 8/26
6 Romesh Eranga  Sri Lanka 8/30
7 Derek Underwood  England 8/31
8 Shaun Tait  Australia 8/43
9 Kevin Stoute  Barbados 8/52
10 Simon Francis  England 8/66
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 5 December 2012.

Most games in a career

Rank Games Player Nationality Career Span
1 651 Graeme Hick  England 1983–2008
2 613 Graham Gooch  England 1973–1997
3 594 Wasim Akram  Pakistan 1984–2003
4 557 Sanath Jayasuriya  Sri Lanka 1989–2011
5 551 Mike Gatting  England 1975–1998
551 Sachin Tendulkar  India 1989–2013
7 541 Mahela Jayawardene  Sri Lanka 1995–2015
8 536 John Emburey  England 1975–2000
9 525 Kim Barnett  England 1979–2005
10 512 Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 1997–
Source: Cricinfo. Last updated: 26 September 2015.

Most dismissals in a career

Rank Dismissals Player Nationality Catches Stumpings Career Span
1 661 Steve Rhodes  England 532 129 1984–2004
2 633 Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 509 124 1997–
3 591 Adam Gilchrist  Australia 526 65 1992–2010
4 563 Jack Russell  England 465 98 1982–2004
5 527 Warren Hegg  England 466 61 1987–2005
6 520 Paul Nixon  England 421 99 1987–2011
7 515 Mark Boucher  South Africa 484 31 1995–2011
8 490 Alec Stewart  England 442 48 1981–2003
9 476 Moin Khan  Pakistan 337 139 1989–2005
10 447 David Bairstow  England 411 36 1970–1990
Source: Cricinfo. Last updated: 26 September 2015.

Highest team scores

Rank Team Opponent Score
1 England Surrey England Gloucestershire 496/4
2 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Netherlands Netherlands 443/9
3 South Africa South Africa West Indies Cricket Board West Indies 439/2
4 England Surrey Wales Glamorgan 438/5
5 South Africa South Africa Australia Australia 438/9
6 South Africa South Africa India India 437/4
7 Australia Australia South Africa South Africa 434/4
8 India India A South Africa South Africa A 433/3
9 Wales Glamorgan England Surrey 429
10 England Buckinghamshire England Suffolk 424/5
Source: CricketArchive. Last updated: 6 November 2015.

Lowest team scores

Only completed innings are listed:

Rank Team Opponent Score
1 West Indies Cricket Board West Indies under-19s Barbados Barbados 18
2 Sri Lanka Saracens Sports Club Sri Lanka Colts Cricket Club 19
3 England Middlesex England Yorkshire 23
4 Bangladesh Chittagong Division Bangladesh Sylhet Division 30
5 South Africa Border South Africa South Western Districts 31
6 India Saurashtra India Mumbai 34
7 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 35
Bangladesh Cricket Coaching School Bangladesh Abahani Limited 35
India Rajasthan India Railways 35
10 England Leicestershire England Sussex 36
Canada Canada Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 36
Source: Cricket Archive. Last updated: 13 February 2015.

Largest successful run chases

50 over cricket

Rank Team Opponent Runs chased
1 South Africa South Africa Australia Australia 438–9
Source: CricketArchive. Last updated: 12 October 2013.

40 over cricket

Rank Team Opponent Runs chased
1 England Kent England Sussex 337/7[1]

References

  1. Mark Doig (25 June 2013). "Record breaking effort in Kent's victory over Sussex". News Shopper. Newsquest Media Group. Retrieved 29 August 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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