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List of Highest Run Getters in Tests in the Calendar Year 2009

Updated on Dec 30, 2009

Following is the List of players who have scored the most runs in Test matches in the calendar year of 2009:

1. Thilan Samaraweera (SL)

Matches : 11

Innings : 20

Not Out : 3

Runs : 1234

Average : 72.58

Strike Rate : 58.34

Highest Score : 231

100s : 4

50s : 4

2. Mahela Jayawardene (SL)

Matches : 11

Innings : 20

Not Out : 1

Runs : 1194

Average : 62.84

Strike Rate : 52.18

Highest Score : 275

100s : 3

50s : 3

3. Andrew Strauss (Eng)

Matches : 14

Innings : 24

Not Out : 2

Runs : 1172

Average : 53.27

Strike Rate : 54.13

Highest Score : 169

100s : 4

50s : 4

4. Simon Katich (Aus)

Matches : 13

Innings : 23

Not Out : 0

Runs : 1111

Average : 48.30

Strike Rate : 50.91

Highest Score : 122

100s : 2

50s : 8

5. Tillakaratne Dilshan (SL)

Matches : 11

Innings : 18

Not Out : 1

Runs : 1097

Average : 64.52

Strike Rate : 82.66

Highest Score : 162

100s : 6

50s : 1

6. Kumar Sangakkara (SL)

Matches : 11

Innings : 20

Not Out : 1

Runs : 1083

Average : 57.00

Strike Rate : 54.72

Highest Score : 137

100s : 4

50s : 5

7. Michael Clarke (Aus)

Matches : 13

Innings : 23

Not Out : 4

Runs : 1042

Average : 54.84

Strike Rate : 55.60

Highest Score : 138

100s : 3

50s : 5

8. Alastair Cook (Eng)

Matches : 14

Innings : 24

Not Out : 3

Runs : 960

Average : 45.71

Strike Rate : 48.38

Highest Score : 160

100s : 3

50s : 4

9. Paul Collingwood (Eng)

Matches : 14

Innings : 21

Not Out : 2

Runs : 915

Average : 48.15

Strike Rate : 48.10

Highest Score : 161

100s : 2

50s : 7

10. Ricky Ponting (Aus)

Matches : 13

Innings : 23

Not Out : 1

Runs : 853

Average : 38.77

Strike Rate : 67.48

Highest Score : 150

100s : 1

50s : 7

11. Ramnaresh Sarwan (WI)

Matches : 9

Innings : 14

Not Out : 0

Runs : 850

Average : 60.71

Strike Rate : 58.17

Highest Score : 291

100s : 4

50s : 1

12. Michael Hussey (Aus)

Matches : 13

Innings : 23

Not Out : 1

Runs : 804

Average : 36.54

Strike Rate : 44.22

Highest Score : 121

100s : 1

50s : 6

13. Ross Taylor (NZ)

Matches : 8

Innings : 14

Not Out : 0

Runs : 782

Average : 55.85

Strike Rate : 58.44

Highest Score : 151

100s : 2

50s : 4

14. Daniel Vettori (NZ)

Matches : 8

Innings : 14

Not Out : 1

Runs : 779

Average : 59.92

Strike Rate : 67.09

Highest Score : 140

100s : 3

50s : 3

15. Kevin Pietersen (Eng)

Matches : 11

Innings : 17

Not Out : 1

Runs : 760

Average : 47.50

Strike Rate : 58.28

Highest Score : 102

100s : 1

50s : 5

16. Rahul Dravid (Ind)

Matches : 6

Innings : 10

Not Out : 1

Runs : 747

Average : 83.00

Strike Rate : 48.60

Highest Score : 177

100s : 2

17. Matt Prior (Eng)

Matches : 13

Innings : 20

Not Out : 3

Runs : 740

Average : 43.52

Strike Rate : 72.69

Highest Score : 131*

100s : 1

50s : 6

18. Chris Gayle (WI)

Matches : 10

Innings : 16

Not Out : 1

Runs : 739

Average : 49.26

Strike Rate : 67.73

Highest Score : 165*

100s : 4

50s : 1

19. Gautam Gambhir (Ind)

Matches : 5

Innings : 9

Not Out : 1

Runs : 727

Average : 90.87

Strike Rate : 51.89

Highest Score : 167

100s : 4

50s : 1

20. Shane Watson (Aus)

Matches : 7

Innings : 12

Not Out : 1

Runs : 716

Average : 65.09

Strike Rate : 54.32

Highest Score : 120*

100s : 1

50s : 6

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