Sachin Tendulkar’s Cricket Records



In Test Matches
• Most runs in Tests – only player to cross 15,000 making exactly 15,921 runs.
• Most Test hundreds (51).
• Only player to represent his country in 200 Tests.
• Most century partnerships and most runs by a pair, both with Rahul Dravid.
• Hitting the most fours in Tests: 2058.
• Making the most runs at a particular batting position (number 4).
• Scored most 50+ scores in Tests: 119.
• Jointly holds the record for most of scores in the nineties (10) along with Steve Waugh and Rahul Dravid.
• Fastest to reach 12,000, 13,000, 14,000 and 15,000 Test runs.

India v South Africa: Group B - 2011 ICC World Cup

In One-Day Internationals
• With 18,426 runs, is the top run-getter with the next best player scoring only 13,704.
• Has 49 ODI hundreds, the last one being his 100th in International Cricket (adding to 51 in Tests).
• Most half centuries: 96.
• Has played the most matches (463) in ODIs as in Tests .
• Holds the record for the highest partnership when he combined with Dravid to put on 331 runs for the second wicket against New Zealand.
• Made the most runs in a calendar year in 1998, a record yet to be broken.
• Scored the most hundreds against a particular team (Australia): nine.
• Dominated almost every World Cup he played in, and made the most runs in the tournament’s history: 2,278.
• Won the most man of the match (62) and man of the series (15) awards in his career, unmatched by any other cricketer.



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