Top Ten Half Century (Fifty) Scorers in Test Cricket-All Time

Test cricket is the oldest format of the game and it has been played for many years. There are lots of records being made in this format of the game by individuals and teams. Great centuries are being scored and some of the shorter innings can also be not forgotten.

Many world class players have contributed for their teams and have created big and small records. Scoring a century in test is considered to be a great mile stone. But there are some small innings as well which have got some respect in this format too. Some of the very important contributions being made by some individuals in test cricket as regarded to fifties are listed below.

These are some of the best fifties in tests.

  • Jack Kallis
  • Shahid Afridi
  • Muhammad Ashraful
  • Muhammad Yousaf
  • E.A.V. Williams
  • I.T. Botham
  • B. Yardley
  • T.G. Southee
  • Kapil Dev
  • T.M. Dilshan

Top Ten Half Century (Fifty) Scorers in ODI Cricket-All Time

One day cricket is the shorter format of the game but not the shortest one. But it has been played for many years and many countries have participated in one day internationals. The most successful country in one day internationals is Australia because it has won four mega events of this format. This mega event is known as World Cup.

Some other countries like West Iindies, Pakistan, India, and Sri Lanka have also won the mega event. But they were not able to do it consistently. Many records are made in one day internationals by teams and individuals, but some of them are very special regarding number of balls being faced and the strike rate are concerned.

  • Sanath Jayasuriya
  • S.P. Donnell
  • Shahid Afridi
  • Mark Boucher
  • Justin Kemp
  • Brandon McCullum
  • Ross Taylor
  • D.J. Hussey
  • Shahid Afridi
  • Chris Crains

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