Top 5 highest run scorer in India Vs England tests

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Top 5 highest run scorer in India Vs England tests

England will tour India for five match test series. It will be a series to watch out for because India has not lost test series in there home from last 11 years and England has not lost a test series under Ben Stokes and Brendon McCullum era. In this article we will tell you top 5 highest run scorer in India Vs England tests.

#5 Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli

One of the best in the game, Virat Kohli is at No.5 on our list. He played 28 test matches against England in which he scored 1991 runs at an average of 42.36. He scored 5 hundreds against England in tests.

#4 Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook
Alastair Cook

One of the best to ever play the red ball cricket, legendary England opener, Alastair Cook played 30 test matches against India in which he made 2431 runs at an average of 47.66. He made 7 test centuries against India in his career.

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#3 Sunil Gavaskar

On this day: Sunil Gavaskar was played 174 balls for 36 runs in ODI world cup
On this day: Sunil Gavaskar was played 174 balls for 36 runs in ODI world cup

Former Indian legendary batter, known as the little master, Sunil Gavaskar made 2483 runs in 38 test matches he played against England. His average against England in tests was 38.20. He made 4 test centuries against England.

#2 Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar always likes to play against England, he always liked to dominate over England in there home. In 32 test matches against England he made 2535 runs at an average of 51.73. Sachin made 7 centuries and 13 half centuries against England in his career.

#1 Joe Root

Joe Root
Joe Root

If someone who can surpass Sachin’s record in tests, it is England’s Joe Root who is a modern day great in tests. He played 26 test matches against India so far and in only 26 matches he made 2555 runs at an average of 62.31. He made 9 centuries and 10 half centuries against India in tests.

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Anay Pareek joined Sports Big News in 2019. He is an avid cricket fan who finds deep joy in the intricacies of the game. Through his keen observation and deep appreciation for cricket, he aims to incorporate the same level of accuracy in his writings. He predominantly covers the IPL, World Cup and cricket leagues.