Most Runs in T20 World Cup History: Soon after IPL 2021, the T20 World Cup 2021 is going to start in the UAE itself. Although the World Cup of the shortest format of the game will start from October 17 itself, but the matches of all the big teams will start only after October 23. Virat Kohli (Virat KohliThe Indian team captained by ) has to play its first match against Pakistan on 24 October. On the occasion of T20 World Cup, it is time to know which player has scored the most runs in the great Kumbh of cricket. Let us give you detailed information about it. Three Indian batsmen are included in the top-10.Also Read – T20 World Cup 2021: …So because of this Shardul Thakur got a place in the 15-member team
Mahela Jayawardene scored the most runs Also Read – T20 World Cup 2021: Team India’s ‘new jersey’ is very special, fans will be able to buy here for Rs 1799
Looking at the history of the T20 World Cup, Mahela Jayawardene of Sri Lanka is at the forefront of scoring the most runs. He is the only player to score more than 1000 runs in the World Cup. Jayawardene scored 1,016 runs in 31 matches at an average of 39. One century and six half-centuries came out of his bat. Chris Gayle is also not far behind Mahela Jayawardene. He has scored 920 runs in 28 matches. If 42-year-old Gayle bats this season, he will leave Jayawardene behind. Sri Lanka’s Tillakaratne Dilshan’s name comes with 897 runs at number-3. Also Read – T20 World Cup 2021: Changes in India’s 15-man squad, Shardul Thakur to replace Axar Patel
Highest run scorer in T20 World Cup (Most Runs in T20 World Cup History )
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Virat Kohli scored 777 runs in just 16 matches
Looking at the performance of Virat Kohli in the history of T20 World Cup, he looks quite different from his fellow batsmen in the league. Even though he is at the fourth place in this list with 777 runs, he has scored this run by playing just 16 matches. During this his average was 86.33. No other batsman is even close to Virat Kohli in terms of average. Virat has the most nine half-centuries to his name.
Rohit Sharma in 6th place
Rohit Sharma is also not far behind Virat. Rohit Sharma’s number comes in this list after AB de Villiers in fifth place. Rohit has played a total of 28 matches in the history of T20 World Cup. During this, he scored 673 runs at an average of about 40. Six half-centuries came off Rohit’s bat. Yuvraj Singh is the third Indian player in the top-10 in this list. Yuvi, who played a key role in India’s victory in the first T20 World Cup played in 2007, played a total of 31 matches till the 2016 T20 World Cup and scored 593 runs.
Virat Kohli’s bat speaks a lot in T20 World Cup, figures will blow his senses