WKs topping batting avge in a series

WKs topping batting avge in a series

Post by asidd.. » Fri, 22 Jan 1999 04:00:00

 Here is a list of wicketkeepers who topped the batting average for their
sides in a Test series (qualifications - at least 3 matches in the series;
the number of matches at the end of the lines; + indicates also scored most
runs for their sides):

Avrge
71.00+   Imtiaz Ahmed    Pak v NZ   in NZ   1955-56 (3)
40.22+   JHB Waite       RSA v Aus  in Aus  1957-58 (5)
38.13    JHB Waite       RSA v Eng  in Eng  1960    (5)
60.50    FCM Alexander   WI  v Aus  in Aus  1960-61 (5)
86.57+   DT Lindsay      RSA v Aus  in RSA  1966-67 (5)
44.60    APE Knott       Eng v Ind  in Eng  1971    (3)
43.00    FM Engineer     Ind v Eng  in Eng  1971    (3)
(Above two in the same series)
41.50+   FM Engineer     Ind v Eng  in Ind  1972-73 (5)
65.33    SMH Kirmani     Ind v NZ   in Ind  1976-77 (3)
99.00    IDS Smith       NZ  v Eng  in NZ   1983-84 (3)
82.33+   DJ Richardson   RSA v NZ   in RSA  1994-95 (3)
68.50+   Moin Khan       Pak v SL   in Pak  1995-96 (3)
59.33    IA Healy        Aus v WI   in Aus  1996-97 (5)
45.29+   RD Jacobs       WI  v RSA  in RSA  1998-99 (5)

aslam

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