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TOP BATSMEN (over 2,000 runs)

  Name Tests Innings NO Runs HS 100s Average
1 Graham Gooch 118 215 6 8,900 333 20 42.58
2 David Gower 117 204 18 8,231 215 18 44.25
3 Geoff Boycott 108 193 23 8,114 246* 22 44.06
4 Colin Cowdrey 114 188 15 7,624 182 22 44.06
5 Walter Hammond 85 140 16 7,249 336* 22 58.45
6 Len Hutton 79 138 15 6,971 364 19 56.67
7+ Alec Stewart 100 180 13 6,838 190 13  
8 Ken Barrington 82 131 15 6,806 256 20 58.67
                 
9+ Michael Atherton 100 184 6 6,742 185* 14  
10 Dennis Compton 78 131 15 5,807 278 17 50.06
11 Jack Hobbs 61 102 7 5,410 211 15 56.94
12 Ian Botham 102 161 6 5,200 208 14 33.54
13 John Edrich 77 127 9 5,138 310* 12 43.54
14 Tom Graveney 79 123 13 4,882 258 11 44.38
15 Alan Lamb 79 139 10 4,656 142 14 36.09
16 Herbert Sutcliffe 54 84 9 4,555 194 16 60.73
17 Peter May 66 106 9 4,537 285* 13 46.77
18 Ted Dexter 62 102 8 4,502 205 9 47.89
19 Mike Gatting 79 138 14 4,409 207 10 35.55
20 Alan Knott 95 149 15 4,389 135 5 32.75
21+ Robin Smith 62 112 15 4,236 175 9 43.67
22 Dennis Amiss 50 88 10 3,612 262* 11 46.30
23 Tony Greig 58 93 4 3,599 148 8 40.43
24+ Graham Thorpe 58 106 13 3,599 138 6  
25 Patsy Hendren 51 83 9 3,525 205* 7 47.63
26 Frank Woolley 64 98 7 3,283 154 5 36.07
27 Keith Fletcher 59 96 14 3,272 216 7 39.90
28+ Graham Hick 58 101 6 3,181 178 6 33.48
29+ Nassar Hussain 51 91 8 3,044 207 9  
30 Maurice Leyland 41 65 5 2,764 187 9 46.06
31 Cyril Washbrook 37 66 6 2,569 195 6 42.81
32 Basil D'Oliveira 44 70 8 2,484 158 5 40.06
33 Derek Randall 47 79 5 2,470 174 7 33.37
34 Bill Edrich 39 63 2 2,440 219 6 40.00
35 Godfrey Evans 91 133 14 2,439 104 2 20.49
36 Leslie Ames 47 72 12 2,434 149 8 40.56
37 Walter Rhodes 58 98 21 2,325 179 2 30.19
38 Trevor Bailey 61 91 14 2,290 134* 1 29.74
39 Mike Smith 50 78 6 2,278 121 3 31.63
40 Peter Richardson 34 56 1 2,061 126 5 37.47