The test series between Australia and England has been known as “The Ashes” from 1882 onwards. This contest is the oldest cricketing encounter which consists of Drama, Clutch knocks, Unbelievable comebacks, controversies, and many other stuff. The crowd of both nations makes this series more exciting with their support and trolling.
Now the Ashes is also included in the World Test Championship cycle as well. Except for England and Australia, other cricketing nations also enjoy “The Ashes” series. So here, is the list of the Most runs in the Ashes by an individual player.
Stats to Focus
Who is the leading run-scorer of “The Ashes” series?
Donald Bradman scored the most runs in the Ashes series which is 5028 runs in 63 innings with an average of 89.78, he has been on the top of the list since 1948.
Which player has registered the most centuries in “The Ashes” series?
Donald Bradman scored the most centuries in the Ashes series which is 19 centuries.
Most Runs in the Ashes England vs Australia Tests
|Donald Bradman (AUS)||1928-1948||37||63||5028||89.78||334||19||12|
|Jack Hobbs (ENG)||1908-1930||41||71||3636||54.26||187||12||15|
|Steve Smith (AUS)||2010-2023||37||66||3417||56.01||239||12||13|
|Allan Border (AUS)||1978-1993||42||73||3222||55.55||200*||7||19|
|Steve Waugh (AUS)||1986-2003||45||72||3173||58.75||177*||10||14|
|David Gower (ENG)||1978-1991||38||69||3037||46.01||215||9||11|
|Wally Hammond (ENG)||1928-1947||33||58||2852||51.85||251||9||7|
|Herbert Sutcliffe (ENG)||1924-1934||27||46||2741||66.85||194||8||16|
|Clem Hill (AUS)||1896-1912||41||76||2660||35.46||188||4||16|
|John Edrich (ENG)||1964-1975||32||57||2644||48.96||175||7||13|