List of batsmen who scored 50,000 or more runs in all forms of recognized cricket

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The below list is a compilation of the batsmen who scored 50,000 or more runs across all forms of recognized cricket, i.e. all the major first-class, List A, and T20 matches, that the batsmen had played in their entire career.[1] Till date, only 16 batsmen in the world have achieved this incredible feat, majority of whom either represented England or played county cricket in England.

List of batsmen who scored 50,000 or more runs

File:Graham Gooch 01.jpg
England's Graham Gooch holds the record for being the most prolific run scorer of all time in cricket history, with 67,057 runs across first-class and limited-overs matches.
Key
  • Nation denotes the national team represented by the batsman in international cricket.
  • Mat denotes the number of matches that the batsman played in his whole career.
  • Inns denotes how many innings the batsman played.
  • Runs denotes the number of runs scored by the batsman in his whole career.
  • HS denotes the batsman's career best/highest score.
  • Ave denotes the batsman's career batting average.
  • 100's denotes how many centuries the batsman scored.
  • 50's denotes the number of fifties scored by the batsman.
Rank Player Nation Career Mat Inns Runs HS Ave 100s 50s
1 Gooch, GrahamGraham Gooch  England 1973–2000 1194 1591 67,057 333 45.67 172 356
2 Hick, GraemeGraeme Hick  England 1983–2008 1214 1537 64,372 405* 47.54 178 307
3 Hobbs, JackJack Hobbs  England 1905–1934 834 1325 61,760 316* 50.70 199 273
4 Woolley, FrankFrank Woolley  England 1906–1938 978 1530 58,959 305* 40.77 145 295
5 Boycott, GeoffreyGeoffrey Boycott  England 1962–1986 922 1316 58,521 261* 52.72 159 312
6 Hendren, PatsyPatsy Hendren  England 1907–1937 833 1300 57,611 301* 50.80 170 272
7 Amiss, DennisDennis Amiss  England 1960–1987 1062 1530 55,942 262* 40.83 117 289
8 Mead, PhilPhil Mead  England 1905–1936 814 1340 55,061 280* 47.67 153 258
9 Grace, W. G.W. G. Grace  England 1865–1908 870 1478 54,211 344 39.45 124 251
10 Greenidge, GordonGordon Greenidge  West Indies 1970–1992 963 1325 53,703 273* 44.12 125 277
11 Richards, VivViv Richards  West Indies 1971–1993 1007 1262 53,207 322 46.75 140 271
12 Gatting, MikeMike Gatting  England 1975–1998 1102 1369 51,025 258 43.72 106 268
13 Sutcliffe, HerbertHerbert Sutcliffe  England 1919–1945 754 1098 50,670 313 52.02 151 230
14 Ramprakash, MarkMark Ramprakash  England 1987–2012 931 1221 50,651 301* 48.05 131 245
15 Hammond, WallyWally Hammond  England 1920–1951 634 1005 50,551 336* 56.10 167 185
16 Tendulkar, SachinSachin Tendulkar  India 1988–2013 957 1124 50,192 248* 49.84 142 246

See also

References

  1. "Records / Combined First-class, List A and Twenty20 / Batting records / Most runs in career". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 13 December 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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