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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.

Contents

Batting recordsEdit

Most runs in a careerEdit

 
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 19,453 43.61
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: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 26 September 2015.

Most centuries in a careerEdit

Rank Player Nationality Centuries
1 Sachin Tendulkar   India 60
2 Virat Kohli   India 46
3 Graham Gooch   England 44
4 Graeme Hick   England 40
5 Kumar Sangakkara   Sri Lanka 39
6 Ricky Ponting   Australia 34
7 Gordon Greenidge   Barbados 33
8 Sourav Ganguly   India 31
Sanath Jayasuriya   Sri Lanka
10 Nick Knight   England 30
Tillakaratne Dilshan   Sri Lanka
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 12 August 2019.

Highest individual scoresEdit

Rank Player Nationality High score
1 Ali Brown   England 268
2 Rohit Sharma   India 264
3 D'Arcy Short   Australia 257
4 Shikhar Dhawan   India 248
5 Martin Guptill   New Zealand 237*
6 Ben Dunk   Australia 229*
7 Graeme Pollock   South Africa 222*
8 Jamie How   New Zealand 222
9 Ben Duckett   England 220*
10 Virender Sehwag   India 219
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 28 September 2018.

Highest averageEdit

Qualification: Minimum 50 innings.

Rank Player Nationality Average
1 Sam Hain   Australia 59.78
2 Virat Kohli   India 59.72
3 Michael Bevan   Australia 57.86
4 Shan Masood   Pakistan 54.24
5 Cheteshwar Pujara   India 54.20
6 Khurram Manzoor   Pakistan 53.64
7 AB de Villiers   South Africa 53.47
8 James Taylor   England 53.11
9 Babar Azam   Pakistan 52.46
10 Abhinav Mukund   India 52.39
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 1 July 2019.

Record partnerships by wicketEdit

Bowling recordsEdit

Most wicketsEdit

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 John Lever   England 674 19.70
Waqar Younis   Pakistan 22.36
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: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 5 December 2012.

Best bowling figuresEdit

Rank Player Nationality Figures
1 Shahbaz Nadeem   India 8/10
2 Rahul Sanghvi   India 8/15
3 Chaminda Vaas   Sri Lanka 8/19
4 Tharaka Kottehewa   Sri Lanka 8/20
5 Michael Holding   Jamaica 8/21
6 Keith Boyce   Barbados 8/26
7 Romesh Eranga   Sri Lanka 8/30
8 Derek Underwood   England 8/31
9 Shaun Tait   Australia 8/43
10 Kevin Stoute   Barbados 8/52
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 20 September 2018.

Most games in a careerEdit

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
7 546 Mahela Jayawardene   Sri Lanka 1995–2016
8 536 John Emburey   England 1975–2000
9 528 Kumar Sangakkara   Sri Lanka 1997–2017
10 525 Kim Barnett   England 1979–2005
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 02 November 2016.

Most dismissals in a careerEdit

Rank Dismissals Player Nationality Catches Stumpings Career Span
1 661 Steve Rhodes   England 532 129 1984–2004
2 642 Kumar Sangakkara   Sri Lanka 514 124 1997–2017
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
6 526 MS Dhoni   India 392 134 1999–present
7 520 Paul Nixon   England 421 99 1987–2011
8 515 Mark Boucher   South Africa 484 31 1995–2011
9 490 Alec Stewart   England 442 48 1981–2003
10 476 Moin Khan   Pakistan 337 139 1989–2005
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 18 January 2019.

Highest team scoresEdit

Rank Team Opponent Score
1   Surrey   Gloucestershire 496/4
2   England   Australia 481/6
3   India A   Leicestershire 458/4
4   Nottinghamshire   Northamptonshire 445/8
5   England   Pakistan 444/3
6   Sri Lanka   Netherlands 443/9
7   South Africa   West Indies 439/2
8   Surrey   Glamorgan 438/5
9   South Africa   Australia 438/9
10   South Africa   India 438/4
Source: ESPNcricinfo. Last updated: 16 April 2019.

Lowest team scoresEdit

Largest successful run chasesEdit

50 over cricket

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

40 over cricket

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mark Doig (25 June 2013). "Record breaking effort in Kent's victory over Sussex". News Shopper. Newsquest Media Group. Retrieved 29 August 2015.

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