Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma lead India’s top scorers’ list in T20 World Cup history

Oct 21, 2021

By: Vaamanaa Sethi

Virat Kohli — 777 runs

Current skipper of the Indian team, ‘King Kohli’ has a record tally of the highest number of runs among Indian players with 777 runs from 16 matches with a strike rate of 133.04.

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Rohit Sharma — 673 runs

Sharma, also known as the ‘Run Machine’ stands second with 673 runs from 28 matches with an average of 39.58.

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Yuvraj Singh — 593 runs

The former Indian star who is famous for his aggressive and elegant stroke play, Singh has amassed 593 runs from 31 matches with a strike rate of 128.91.

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MS Dhoni — 529 runs

Dhoni, under whose captaincy India won the inaugural T20 World Cup tournament in 2007, has scored 529 runs from 33 matches with an average of 35.26.

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Gautam Gambhir — 524 runs

Former opening batsman turned politician, had scored 524 runs from 21 matches with a strike rate of 188.

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Suresh Raina — 453 runs

Raina, who has not only shown his batting skills but also been an excellent fielder, has whipped 453 runs from 26 matches with an average of 25.16.

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Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardene, who amassed 1,016 runs in 31 matches,...

...is the highest run scorer in the history of the T20 World Cup.

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After Jayawardene, Chris Gayle, West Indies’s left handed batsman, stands second with 920 runs in 28 matches.

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Virat Kohli’s army is all set to commence its T20 World Cup journey with a...

...mouthwatering clash against Pakistan on October 24.

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