Today we celebrate the birthday of Mumbai cricketer Wasim Jaffer. Known as a Ranji hero, Jaffer has many records to his name besides being the all-time leading run scorer in Ranji Trophy history. On this day, let us look at the top ten run makers in Ranji Trophy.

Wasim Jaffer - 10143 runs
Wasim Jaffer
Highest first-class score - 314*. Teams - Vidarbha, Mumbai. Career - 1996/97 - 2015/16.

Amol Muzumdar - 9202 runs
Highest first-class score - 260. Teams - Mumbai, Assam, Andhra Pradesh. Career - 1993/94 - 2013/14.

Devendra Bundela - 8851 runs

Highest first-class score - 167*. Team - Madhya Pradesh. Career - 1995/96 - 2015/16.

Mithun Manhas - 8554 runs
Highest first-classs score - 205*. Teams - Delhi, Jammu & Kashmir. Career - 1997/98 - 2015/16.

Hrishikesh Kanitkar - 8059 runs
Highest first-class score - 290. Teams - Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan. Career - 1994/95 - 2013/14.

Subramaniam Badrinath - 7850 runs
Highest first-class score - 250. Teams - Tamil Nadu, Vidarbha, Hyderabad. Career - 2000/01 – 2016/17. 

Amarjit Kaypee - 7623 runs
Highest first-class score - 210*. Teams - Punjab, Haryana. Career - 1980/81 - 1999/00.

Pankaj Dharmani - 7621 runs
Highest first-class score - 305*. Team - Punjab. Career - 1992/93 - 2010/11.

Shitanshu Kotak - 7607 runs
Highest first-class score - 168*. Team - Saurashtra. Career - 1992/93 - 2013/14.

Rashmi Parida - 7516 runs
Highest first-class score - 220. Teams - Himachal Pradesh, Odisha. Career - 1994/95 - 2014/15.