First Cricketer To Reach 10000 Runs In Test Cricket

Sunil Gavaskar of India was the first cricketer to reach 10000 runs in Test Match Cricket. He achieved this landmark feat while playing in his penultimate Test Match against Pakistan at Motera in the year 1987.


Brief Career Stats: Sunil Gavaskar, the batting legend, played 125 Test Matches for India and scored a total of 10122 runs at a impressive average of 51.12. He has 34 Test centuries and 45 half centuries to his credit. His highest Test score is 236 not out against the West Indies at Chennai in the year 1983.