Steven Lynch of Wisden Cricinfo has posted an interesting list – batsmen with different averages in home and away tests and more importantly the size of the discrepancy. He takes a minimum of 2000 runs as the threshold. Here’s the list

The Worst Travellers (Home average > Away average)

1. Bob Cowper

2. Vijay Hazare

3. George Headley

4. Lawrence Rowe

5. Hashan Tillekeratne

The Best Travellers (Away average < Home average)

1. Bill Ponsford

2. Mohinder Amarnath

3. Ken Barrington

4. Wally Hammond

5. Alan Knott

Here’s Don Bradman’s break up – 98.22 at home and 102.84 away (all his away tests were in England)

Source: Cricinfo

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