𝕁𝕚𝕠𝕋𝕧𝕧𝕚𝕟𝕖𝕖 – Test cricket is the best and most popular format in cricket history, it is the dream of all players to represent their country for this format.
Some players get a chance at this level but they are out of the team very soon. All-rounder players are considered the most important in the format of Test cricket.
But today we will tell about such top-5 batsmen in our history who have scored the most runs in Test cricket history without taking wickets.
In this list, the name of the former Sri Lankan cricket team’s former wicketkeeper and captain Kumar Sangakkara comes at number one.
Sangakkara is one of the most successful batsmen in Test cricket. Kumar Sangakkara has scored a total of 12400 runs in his career. Sangakkara Test cricket history with an average of 57.14 in 233 innings.
He played a total of 134 Test matches and with the help of 38 centuries. Sangakkara bowled a lot in Test cricket and during that he took a total of 13 overs but could not get any wickets.
In this list comes the name of Brian Lara, the great batsman of the West Indies cricket team. Brian Lara is known for playing marathon innings in Test cricket history.
The veteran cricketer played a total of 133 Test matches in his Test career, scoring a total of 11953 runs with the help of an average of 52.89 and 34 centuries.
Brian Lara also bowled 4 times in Test cricket and he has bowled 10 overs in which he did not get any wickets.
In this list, the name of dangerous batsman Hashim Amla of South Africa cricket team comes at number three.
Hashim Amla has been one of the most successful batsmen in South Africa cricket history.
Amla played a total of 124 matches in his entire Test career, in which he has scored a total of 9282 runs at an average of 46.41 and with the help of 28 centuries.
Hashim Amla bowled 5 times during his Test career and he bowled 9 overs but he did not get any wickets.
In this list, at number four, the name of the Pakistan cricket team’s legendary batsman and former captain Inzamam-ul-Haq comes.
Inzamam-ul-Haq has scored a total of 8830 runs in 200 innings of 120 matches in his entire Test career with an impressive average of 49.33 and 25 centuries.
Inzamam-ul-Haq bowled in an innings of Test cricket history and during that time no wickets were recorded in his name.
5- Matthew Hayden
In this list, former Australian batsman Matthew Hayden’s name comes at number five. Matthew Hayden has scored a total of 8625 runs in 184 innings in 103 Test matches.
Matthew has an average of 50 .74 in 184 innings and with the help of 30 centuries. Hayden has bowled thrice in his Test career but he could not get any wickets.