Saturday, 30 November 2013

Highest Batting average achieved by a player at some point of his Test career

Lawrence Rowe
LG Rowe (WI) - 336, just before getting out during Inns 2, v New Zealand, Port of Spain, 1972
D Lloyd (Eng) - 308, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Pakistan, Leeds, 1974
RE Foster (Eng) - 306, just before getting out during Inns 4, v Australia, Sydney, 1903
IR Bell (Eng) - 303, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, Lord's, 2005
JA Rudolph (SA) - 303, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Birmingham, 2003
FMM Worrell (WI) - 294, just before getting out during Inns 2, v England, Kingston, 1948
F du Plessis (SA) - 293, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Perth, 2012
RG Sharma (India) - 288, at the end of Inns 2, v West Indies, Mumbai, 2013
Yasir Hameed (Pak) - 275, just before getting out during Inns 4, v Bangladesh, Karachi, 2003
SC Ganguly (India) - 267, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Nottingham, 1996
HJH Marshall (NZ) - 255, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Australia, Christchurch, 2005
SM Gavaskar (India) - 248, just before getting out during Inns 2, v West Indies, Georgetown, 1971
BW Luckhurst (Eng) - 225, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Australia, Perth, 1970
KS Ranjitsinhji (Eng) - 224, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Australia, The Oval , 1896
DSBP Kuruppu (SL) - 223, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Perth, 1988
MJ Prior (Eng) - 222, just before getting out during Inns 1, v West Indies, Leeds, 2007
MS Sinclair (NZ) - 222, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, Auckland, 2000
SE Marsh (Aus) - 222, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Sri Lanka, Colombo (SSC), 2011
AI Kallicharran (WI) - 219, just before getting out during Inns 3, v New Zealand, Port of Spain, 1972
JP Duminy (SA) - 217, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, Melbourne, 2008
Javed Miandad (Pak) - 213, just before getting out during Inns 1, v New Zealand, Hyderabad (Sind), 1976
S Dhawan (India) - 210, just before getting out during Inns 2, v West Indies, Kolkata, 2013
TT Samaraweera (SL) - 209, just before getting out during Inns 1, v West Indies, Kandy, 2001
KC Wessels (Aus) - 208, just before getting out during Inns 4, v England, Brisbane, 1982
G Pullar (Eng) - 206, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Manchester, 1959
AE Trott (Aus) - 205, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Melbourne, 1895
WB Phillips (Aus) - 205, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Pakistan, Brisbane, 1983
Umar Akmal (Pak) - 204, just before getting out during Inns 4, v New Zealand, Dunedin, 2009
Azhar Mahmood (Pak) - 203, just before getting out during Inns 4, v South Africa, Faisalabad, 1997
A Jackson (Aus) - 200, just before getting out during Inns 4, v England, Adelaide, 1929
CG Greenidge (WI) - 200, just before getting out during Inns 3, v India, Bangalore, 1974
AG Kripal Singh (India) - 199, just before getting out during Inns 2, v New Zealand, Delhi, 1955
PA Gibb (Eng) - 199, just before getting out during Inns 3, v South Africa, Johannesburg, 1938
DL Houghton (Zim) - 198, just before getting out during Inns 2, v New Zealand, Bulawayo, 1992
Ashraf Ali (Pak) - 197, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Lahore, 1984
GA Headley (WI) - 197, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Bridgetown, 1930
AJ Strauss (Eng) - 195, just before getting out during Inns 4, v New Zealand, Lord's, 2004
HD Rutherford (NZ) - 194, just before getting out during Inns 2, v England, Wellington, 2013
TG McIntosh (NZ) - 194, just before getting out during Inns 2, v West Indies, Napier, 2008
G Gunn (Eng) - 193, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Sydney, 1907
KP Pietersen (Eng) - 192, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Australia, Birmingham, 2005
TW Graveney (Eng) - 190, just before getting out during Inns 2, v India, Mumbai (BS), 1951
WM Lawry (Aus) - 187, just before getting out during Inns 2, v England, Lord's, 1961
H Sutcliffe (Eng) - 186, just before getting out during Inns 2, v South Africa, Lord's, 1924
MJ Greatbatch (NZ) - 186, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Wellington, 1988
Fawad Alam (Pak) - 184, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Sri Lanka, Colombo (PSS), 2009
PF Warner (Eng) - 184, just before getting out during Inns 1, v South Africa, Cape town, 1899
DM Lewis (WI) - 183, just before getting out during Inns 3, v India, Bridgetown, 1971
SK Raina (India) - 182, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Sri Lanka, Colombo (PSS), 2010
VG Kambli (India) - 181.33, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Zimbabwe, Delhi, 1993
AN Cook (Eng) - 181, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Mohali, 2006
C Bannerman (Aus) - 179, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Melbourne, 31 Mar 1877
R Dravid (India) - 179, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Nottingham, 1996
B Mitchell (SA) - 178, just before getting out during Inns 2, v England, Lord's, 1929
MS Nichols (Eng) - 178, just before getting out during Inns 1, v New Zealand, Auckland, 1930
KD Walters (Aus) - 177, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Melbourne, 1965
SB Styris (NZ) - 176, just before getting out during Inns 3, v West Indies, St George's, 2002
BH Valentine (Eng) - 176, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Kolkata, 1934
HL Collins (Aus) - 174, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Sydney, 1920
CT Radley (Eng) - 173, just before getting out during Inns 2, v New Zealand, Auckland, 1978
TM Dilshan (SL) - 172, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Zimbabwe, Harare, 1999
PBH May (Eng) - 171, just before getting out during Inns 2, v South Africa, The Oval, 1951
Khalid Ibadulla (Pak) - 169, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Karachi, 1964
MJ Clarke (Aus) - 168, just before getting out during Inns 3, v India, Bangalore, 2004
BM Laird (Aus) - 167, just before getting out during Inns 3, v West Indies, Brisbane, 1979
DCS Compton (Eng) - 167, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Australia, Nottingham, 1938
RT Ponting (Aus) - 167, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Sri Lanka, Melbourne, 1995
TM Moody (Aus) - 167, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Sri Lanka, Brisbane, 1989
RN Harvey (Aus) - 166, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Melbourne, 1948
CH Lloyd (WI) - 165, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Kolkata, 1966
WG Grace (Eng) - 165, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, The Oval, 1882
DR Smith (WI) - 164, just before getting out during Inns 2, v South Africa, Centurion, 2004
MJ Hartigan (Aus) - 164, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Adelaide, 1908
AC Hudson (SA) - 163, just before getting out during Inns 4, v West Indies, Bridgetown, 1992
RE Redmond (NZ) - 163, just before getting out during Inns 4, v Pakistan, Auckland, 1973
CC Hunte (WI) - 161, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Pakistan, Port of Spain, 1958
L Baichan (WI) - 161, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Pakistan, Karachi, 1975
ME Waugh (Aus) - 161, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Adelaide, 1991
IJL Trott (Eng) - 160, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, The Oval, 2009
MJ Stewart (Eng) - 159, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Pakistan, Leeds, 1962
BH Pairaudeau (WI) - 158, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Bridgetown, 1953
JN Rhodes (SA) - 158, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Johannesburg, 1992
L Vincent (NZ) - 158, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Perth, 2001
M Azharuddin (India) - 158, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Chennai, 1985
Faisal Iqbal (Pak) - 157, just before getting out during Inns 2, v New Zealand, Christchurch, 2001
NS Harford (NZ) - 157, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Pakistan, Lahore, 1955
Taufeeq Umar (Pak) - 157, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Bangladesh, Dhaka, 2002
Zaheer Abbas (Pak) - 156.5, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Birmingham, 1971
L Amarnath (India) - 156, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Mumbai, 1933
RH Shodhan (India) - 155, just before getting out during Inns 1, v West Indies, Port of Spain, 1953
MC Henriques (Aus) - 154, just before getting out during Inns 1, v India, Hyderabad (Deccan), 2013
PE Richardson (Eng) - 154, just before getting out during Inns 3, v Australia, Nottingham, 1956
GC Grant (WI) - 153, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, Brisbane, 1931
P Roy (India) - 152, just before getting out during Inns 1, v England, Mumbai (BS), 1951
Aminul Islam (Ban) - 151, just before getting out during Inns 3, v India, Dhaka, 2000
CC Depeiaza (WI) - 151, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Australia, Bridgetown, 1955
FC Hayes (Eng) - 151, just before getting out during Inns 2, v West Indies, Birmingham, 1973
A McGrath (Eng) - 150, just before getting out during Inns 1, v Zimbabwe, Chester-le-Street, 2003
DS Lehmann (Aus) - 150, just before getting out during Inns 2, v Pakistan, Rawalpindi, 1998
FI de Caires (WI) - 150, just before getting out during Inns 3, v England, Bridgetown, 1930