Best Average (Batting) 1979
Pos Player Mat Inns NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 4s 6s
1 Vivian Richards Vivian Richards 4 4 2 217 138* 108.5 293 74.06 13+ 4+
2 Glenn Turner Glenn Turner 4 4 2 176 83* 88 314 56.05 12+ 0+
3 Gordon Greenidge Gordon Greenidge 4 4 1 253 106* 84.33 406 62.31 17 3
4 Geoff Howarth Geoff Howarth 2 2 1 70 63* 70 87 80.45 9 1
5 Clive Lloyd Clive Lloyd 4 3 1 123 73* 61.5 151 81.45 9 0
6 Anura Tennekoon Anura Tennekoon 1 1 0 59 59 59 96 61.45 6 0
7 Bruce Edgar Bruce Edgar 3 3 1 113 84* 56.5 228 49.56 9+ 0+
8 Graham Gooch Graham Gooch 5 5 1 210 71 52.5 329 63.82 18 4
9 Andrew Hilditch Andrew Hilditch 3 3 0 143 72 47.66 267 53.55 9 0
10 Collis King Collis King 4 3 0 132 86 44 109 121.1 13+ 3+
11 Asif Iqbal Asif Iqbal 4 3 0 129 61 43 181 71.27 13 0
12 Imran Khan Imran Khan 4 3 2 42 21* 42 95 44.21 2 0
13 John Wright John Wright 4 4 0 166 69 41.5 332 50 16+ 0+
14 Sunil Wettimuny Sunil Wettimuny 2 2 0 83 67 41.5 140 59.28 9 0
15 Duleep Mendis Duleep Mendis 2 2 0 78 64 39 84 92.85 3 3
16 Majid Khan Majid Khan 4 4 0 150 81 37.5 247 60.72 15 1
17 Roy Dias Roy Dias 2 2 0 75 50 37.5 134 55.97 4 0
18 Zaheer Abbas Zaheer Abbas 4 4 0 148 93 37 224 66.07 13 2
19 Desmond Haynes Desmond Haynes 4 4 0 144 65 36 261 55.17 9+ 1+
20 Gundappa Viswanath Gundappa Viswanath 3 3 0 106 75 35.33 206 51.45 7 0
21 Sadiq Mohammad Sadiq Mohammad 4 4 1 104 57* 34.66 229 45.41 10 0
22 Mike Brearley Mike Brearley 5 5 0 161 64 32.2 404 39.85 12 0
23 Graham Yallop Graham Yallop 3 3 1 60 37 30 104 57.69 3 0
24 Sunil Gavaskar Sunil Gavaskar 3 3 0 89 55 29.66 205 43.41 8 0
25 Richard Hadlee Richard Hadlee 4 2 0 57 42 28.5 80 71.25 4 0
26 Bob Willis Bob Willis 4 2 1 25 24 25 39 64.1 3 0
27 Glenroy Sealy Glenroy Sealy 3 3 0 73 45 24.33 149 48.99 9 0
28 Kim Hughes Kim Hughes 3 3 1 48 27* 24 90 53.33 5 0
29 Sudath Pasqual Sudath Pasqual 2 2 1 24 23* 24 28 85.71 1 0
30 Jeremy Coney Jeremy Coney 4 2 0 47 36 23.5 93 50.53 3 0
31 Geoffrey Boycott Geoffrey Boycott 5 5 1 92 57 23 214 42.99 5 0
32 Haroon Rasheed Haroon Rasheed 4 4 1 69 37* 23 135 51.11 4 0
33 Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan 3 3 2 23 13* 23 41 56.09 0 0
34 Mark Burgess Mark Burgess 4 2 0 45 35 22.5 62 72.58 3 0
35 Ian Botham Ian Botham 5 4 1 65 22 21.66 95 68.42 5 1
36 Brijesh Patel Brijesh Patel 3 3 0 63 38 21 106 59.43 8 0
37 Allan Border Allan Border 3 3 0 59 34 19.66 132 44.69 8 0
38 Wasim Raja Wasim Raja 2 2 0 39 21 19.5 37 105.4 6 1
39 Bandula Warnapura Bandula Warnapura 2 2 0 38 20 19 109 34.86 4 0
40 Anshuman Gaekwad Anshuman Gaekwad 3 3 0 54 33 18 113 47.78 5 0
41 Alvin Kallicharran Alvin Kallicharran 4 3 0 54 39 18 99 54.54 2 0
42 Tony Opatha Tony Opatha 2 1 0 18 18 18 27 66.66 2 0
43 Kapil Dev Kapil Dev 3 3 0 53 25 17.66 55 96.36 6 0
44 Rick Darling Rick Darling 3 3 0 51 25 17 102 50 6 0
45 David Gower David Gower 5 4 1 50 27 16.66 75 66.66 5 0
46 Derek Randall Derek Randall 5 5 1 64 42* 16 91 70.32 2 1
47 Bob Taylor Bob Taylor 5 3 1 32 20* 16 85 37.64 2 0
48 Franklyn Dennis Franklyn Dennis 3 3 0 47 25 15.66 171 27.48 4 0
49 Javed Miandad Javed Miandad 4 3 0 46 46 15.33 51 90.19 4 0
50 Dilip Vengsarkar Dilip Vengsarkar 3 3 0 44 36 14.66 66 66.66 4 0