The world's best all-rounders - test matches

Post-war all-rounders in test matches

Qualification: 500 runs at better than 30 and 50 wickets at better than 35

X-factor: Batting ave. over 30 + bowling ave. under 35 + catches per match

Player Matches Comp Inns Balls Runs Bat ave Bat SR Wickets Bowl ave Bowl SR Econ Catches X-factor
Jacques Kallis 166 235 28713 13209 56.21 46.00 291 32.39 68.78 2.83 200 29.82
Sir Garry Sobers 93 139 3867 8032 57.78 207.71 235 34.04 87.65 2.33 109 29.75
Imran Khan 88 101 6588 3807 37.69 57.79 362 22.81 51.50 2.66 28 19.88
Keith Miller 55 80 1220 2958 36.98 242.46 170 22.98 52.84 2.61 38 19.00
Ted Dexter 62 94 1315 4502 47.89 342.36 66 34.94 77.68 2.70 29 17.95
Asif Iqbal 58 92 2903 3575 38.86 123.15 53 28.34 69.70 2.44 36 15.52
Mushtaq Mohammad 57 93 2802 3643 39.17 130.01 79 29.23 60.56 2.90 42 14.94
Trevor Goddard 41 73 1067 2516 34.47 235.80 123 26.23 86.28 1.82 48 14.24
Tony Greig 58 89 7251 3599 40.44 49.63 141 32.21 66.27 2.92 87 14.23
Shaun Pollock 108 117 7198 3781 32.32 52.53 421 23.12 57.85 2.40 72 14.20
Mohammad Hafeez 47 81 5872 3303 40.78 56.25 52 33.90 76.02 2.68 38 11.87
Brian McMillan 38 50 4592 1968 39.36 42.86 75 33.83 80.64 2.52 49 11.53
Sir Ian Botham 102 155 8565 5200 33.55 60.71 383 28.40 55.62 3.06 120 11.15
Sanath Jayasuriya 110 174 10683 6973 40.07 65.27 98 34.35 83.55 2.47 78 10.73
Shakib Al Hasan 42 68 4286 2620 38.53 61.13 147 33.31 66.54 3.00 19 10.22
Chris Cairns 62 99 5815 3320 33.54 57.09 218 29.40 53.66 3.29 14 9.13
Jacob Oram 33 49 3533 1780 36.33 50.38 60 33.05 82.73 2.40 15 8.28
Shane Watson 59 105 7092 3731 35.53 52.61 75 33.68 73.27 2.76 45 6.85
Trevor Bailey 61 78 1099 2405 30.83 218.84 133 29.27 68.14 2.58 32 6.56
Kapil Dev 131 169 5538 5248 31.05 94.76 434 29.65 63.92 2.78 64 6.41
John Reid 58 103 130 3428 33.28 2636.92 85 33.35 87.54 2.29 39 4.93
Irfan Pathan 29 35 2076 1105 31.57 53.23 100 32.26 58.84 3.29 8 4.31
Vinoo Mankad 44 67 771 2109 31.48 273.54 162 32.32 88.51 2.19 33 4.16
Ken Mackay 37 45 1045 1507 33.49 144.21 50 34.42 103.16 2.00 16 4.07
Andrew Flintoff 79 121 6197 3845 31.78 62.05 226 32.79 66.15 2.97 52 3.99
Daniel Vettori 113 150 7724 4514 30.09 58.44 362 34.37 79.60 2.59 58 0.73