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 Test Cricket - Batting Records and Statistics - Aggregates
Fastest Players to Score  Runs as Opener            All Players    Openers Only   
  Player Country 5000 Runs as Opener Career
Innings Match Runs Matches Runs Avg
1 Gavaskar, S M India 95 19/09/1979 5007 125 10122 51.12
2 Hayden, M L Australia 95 09/07/2004 5059 103 8625 50.74
3 Hobbs, J B England 97 27/06/1930 5001 61 5410 56.95
4 Hutton, L England 103 19/06/1952 5149 79 6971 56.67
5 Sehwag, V India 109 06/11/2008 5037 104 8586 49.34
6 Warner, D A* Australia 109 26/12/2016 5054 74 6363 48.20
7 Smith, G C South Africa 113 26/03/2008 5022 117 9265 48.26
8 Boycott, G England 116 14/12/1977 5061 108 8114 47.73
9 Greenidge, C G West Indies 116 03/04/1986 5019 108 7558 44.72
10 Lawry, W M Australia 117 11/12/1970 5036 67 5234 47.15
11 Taylor, M A Australia 119 29/04/1995 5005 104 7525 43.50
12 Slater, M J Australia 120 27/02/2001 5005 74 5312 42.84
13 Trescothick, M E England 121 11/08/2005 5037 76 5825 43.80
14 Strauss, A J England 124 16/12/2009 5038 100 7037 40.91
15 Cook, A N England 124 10/08/2011 5256 161 12472 45.35
16 Kirsten, G South Africa 130 07/09/2001 5026 101 7289 45.27
17 Atherton, M A England 131 07/08/1997 5001 115 7728 37.70
18 Gibbs, H H South Africa 135 04/08/2006 5018 90 6167 41.95
19 Gayle, C H* West Indies 135 04/02/2009 5031 103 7214 42.19
20 Haynes, D L West Indies 138 03/02/1989 5045 116 7487 42.30

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