Today, T20 format is going on the most in cricket, and has played a big role in T20 World Cup. In today’s article, we will get to know that who the highest run scorers in the T20 World Cup are, and from which country.
The game of cricket derives its importance from both the batsman and the bowler, and since the start of the ICC T20 World Cup, the game of the T20 format has gained a lot of intensity.
Seeing this, there are many such players who try to score as many runs as possible in the game of 20 overs. That’s why today but we will tell you about some such players who have scored the most runs in their T20 World Cup. Sometimes a batsman gets a chance in the beginning to score runs, and sometimes he gets to play 1-2 balls at the end. Because of this, his runs sometimes do not even go above 10, and sometimes the same player scores a century in T20 format as well.
So today in this article we will tell you who is the player who has scored the most runs in his T20 World Cup matches.
So let’s start-
Mahela Jayawardene in First Place
In the first place Mahela Jayawardene gets his place, of Sri Lanka cricket team. Mahela Jayawardene is a very strong player on the Sri Lankan cricket team; he has scored 1016 runs in his 31 T20 World Cup matches so far. If we talk about the average, then he has scored 1016 runs at an average of 39.7, if we talk about his overall strike rate, then he is 134.74.
Chris Gayle in Second Place
Chris Gayle comes at number two. Chris Gayle is a big name in the world of cricket. Chris Gayle is a player of West Indies cricket team. And he is a very smart player. He has retired from all international matches some time back. Till date, Chris Gayle has played 33 T20 matches in his T20 matches and has scored 965 runs in them. He has scored runs at an average of 34.46 and strike rate of 142.75 runs.
Tillakaratne Dilshan in Third Place
Tillakaratne Dilshan comes at number three, who is a player of the Sri Lankan cricket team. and former players. He has played 35 T20 World Cup matches so far. And he has scored them 897 runs. He has scored his 897 runs at an average of 30.93 and has played his World Cup matches at a strike rate of 124.06 runs.
Rohit Sharma in Fourth Place
At number four Rohit Sharma gets his place, who is a player of the Indian cricket team. And at present he is the captain. He has played 33 T20 World Cup matches so far, and he has scored them 847 runs so far. To score 847 runs, he has played 33 matches at a strike rate of 131.52, in which he has scored an average of 38.5 runs.
Virat Kohli in Fifth Place
The next place comes to Virat Kohli, who comes at number five. He is a player and former captain of the Indian cricket team. Virat Kohli has played 21 T20 World Cup matches. In which he has scored 845 runs. He has played 21 matches at an average of 76.63 runs, and all of them have scored runs at a strike rate of 129.6 runs.
David Warner in Sixth Place
In this race, the sixth place comes to David Warner, who has played 30 T20 World Cup matches for the Australia cricket team. The Australia cricket team has also won the T20 World Cup 2021. And he has scored 762 runs. He has played 30 matches at an average of 27.21 runs to score 762 runs. And has scored runs at a strike rate of 135.1 runs.
AB De Villiers in Seventh Place
Now AB de Villiers comes in seventh place, who is a player of South Africa cricket team. AB de Villiers has recently retired from all forms of cricket. AB de Villiers has scored 717 runs in his team T20 World Cup matches, for which he scored 717 runs at a strike rate of 143.1 runs and giving an average of 29.28 runs.
Shakib Al Hasan in Eighth Place
Now the eighth place belongs to Shakib Al Hasan, who is a player of Bangladesh cricket team. Shakib Al Hasan has played 31 T20 World Cup matches for Bangladesh cricket team. And in those 31 T20 World Cup matches, he has scored 698 runs. And to make these 658 runs, he has played 31 T20 World Cup matches at a strike rate of 124.64 runs and an average of 26.84 runs.
Kumar Sangakkara in Ninth Place
Next comes Kumar Sangakkara, which is situated in the eighth position. He has batted very well for the Sri Lankan cricket team. His career has been wonderful. Kumar Sangakkara has played 31 T20 World Cup matches, for this he has scored 661 runs. He has scored runs at a strike rate of 112.5 runs to score 661 runs. And for this he has played 31 T20 World Cup matches at an average of 25 42 runs.
Shoaib Malik in 10th Place
Shoaib Malik’s name comes in the tenth place, who is a player of Pakistan cricket team. He has played 34 T20 World Cup matches for the Pakistan cricket team, and has scored 646 runs in them. He has played 34 T20 World Cup matches at an average of 34 runs and a strike rate of 123.28 runs to score 646 runs and has scored 646 runs.
So these are all the players who have scored the most runs in their T20 World Cup match career.