Top 10 Batsmen with most runs in List A career
Updated - Feb 11, 2015 4:38 pm
Top 10 Batsmen with most runs in List A career: The List A cricket includes all the records made in One Day international cricket and One day domestic matches all around the world. This means it contains the cumulative records of players in limited overs format.
Here are the top 10 highest run getter in List A cricket in the world:
10. Desmond Haynes (1977-1997)
M: 419 R: 15651 A: 42.07 H: 152* 100s: 28 50s: 110
One of the most prolific openers in List A cricket, Desmond Haynes played for various teams apart from the West Indies and his home country Barbados. He played cricket for Middlesex and Scotland in county cricket and for Western Province in South African List A.
Haynes was the first batsman to score more than 12 ODI hundreds and first to 8000 ODI runs. He famously quoted that his record of 17 ODI centuries will not be broken any time soon. Desmond Haynes was the perfect foil for his more aggressive partner Gordon Greenidge. Haynes was the part of 1979 World cup winning team and had a wonderful international career that ended in 1994.
Desmond Haynes is the only international cricketer to score a century on his ODI debut and his final ODI.