This player has a record of scoring 61,760 runs and 199 centuries, See the complete stats

Jack Hobbs Stats
The whole world knows that Sachin Tendulkar has scored 100 international centuries and also recorded the most runs in Test and ODI formats.

But there is a batsman, who is known as 'The Master' in the cricketing world, he holds the record of highest runs in cricket 61,760 and also scored 199 centuries. Yes, we are talking about Jack Hobbs, however, he did not score this runs and centuries in international format but in first-class cricket.

Who is Jack Hobbs?

Jack Hobbs Stats
Jack Hobbs was a former England cricketer, who holds the record of scoring the most runs and centuries in first-class cricket. Mr.Hobbs was born on 16 December 1882 in Cambridge and rested on 21 December 1963.

In 1908, Hobbs made his International Test debut for England in which he scored 83 runs in the first innings. He scored three centuries against Australia in 1911–12. After this performance, he was considered the greatest batsman in the world.

Jack Hobby's breathtaking stats:

Jack Hobbs Stats
Jack Hobbs Stats: The legendary batsmen had played 61 international Test matches for England, during this time he scored 5410 runs in 102 innings at an average of 56.94, which also include 15 centuries and 28 half-centuries.

When we see his stats in first-class cricket, In 1325 innings of 834 first-class matches, he scored astonishing 61,760 runs at an average of 50.70 with the highest score of 316*. In 843 first-class matches, he scored 273 half-centuries and 199 centuries.

Jack Hobbs took 29 years to build the record:

Jack Hobbs Stats
Jack Hobbs Stats: Jack Hobbs played cricket for 29 years to make this record. In 29-years long career, he had played 834 first-class matches and stands fourth in the world to play the most first-class matches after W.G. Grace (870, Frank Woolley (978) and Wilfred Rhodes at first place with 1110 matches to his name.

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