Highest Batting Average in ODI – Top 20 Batsmen

Highest Batting Average in ODI

It is a sign of proud for a player to being in the top list of ranking. Every player has a dream to see himself in upper part of ranking list. In cricket average of a batsman matters a lot in improving his position in ranking list.

Virat Kohli is a rising star of Indian cricket. He is also a prominent figure in the list of highest average batsmen. He has inserted himself in the upper part of the list very quickly. He has cover all these distances in a very short time. It is not so far that he could be at the top of the list.

It is really a difficult task for a batsman to reach at top of ranking, and much more difficult is to maintain and more improve his position in the list. We can see many batsmen in the top of the list which are not now part of their teams as well as of cricket, but they are still in the top of highest average list. This is just due to hard work and great batting skills of them that they could not yet replace by any other batsman. In contrast to them there are many other players which come in top list quickly but can not maintain their position and with same speed go back.

Highest Batting Average in ODI
Highest Batting Average in ODI

Hashim Amla is also a quickly improving batsman. He is not so far form the top. MG Bevan, a very talented player of Australia, is also from the upper most top of the list. In spite of retirement he is at the top part of the list. These two batsmen maintained and improved their position with a great an remarkable average.

Highest Batting Average in ODI
Highest Batting Average in ODI

Highest Batting Average in ODI

Player Mat Runs Ave
RN ten Doeschate (Neth) 33 1541 67.00
AB de Villiers (Afr/SA) 206 8742 53.63
MG Bevan (Aus) 232 6912 53.58
HM Amla (SA) 137 6445 51.97
V Kohli (India) 171 7212 51.51
IJL Trott (Eng) 68 2819 51.25
MS Dhoni (Asia/India) 278 8918 51.25
AT Rayudu (India) 34 1055 50.23
TLW Cooper (Neth) 23 976 48.80
MEK Hussey (Aus) 185 5442 48.15
Zaheer Abbas (Pak) 62 2572 47.62
IVA Richards (WI) 187 6721 47.00
KS Williamson (NZ) 93 3666 47.00
GM Turner (NZ) 41 1598 47.00
AC Voges (Aus) 31 870 45.78
CG Greenidge (WI) 128 5134 45.03
JE Root (Eng) 73 2743 44.96
SR Tendulkar (India) 463 18426 44.83
DM Jones (Aus) 164 6068 44.61
MJ Clarke (Aus) 245 7981 44.58