Virat Kohli Leading Run Scorer of ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
England cricket team won the T20 World Cup 2022 title by defeating Pakistan by 5 wickets. Indian batter Virat Kohli becomes the leading run scorer of T20 World Cup 2022 despite the team being knocked out of the semi-finals.
Kohli scored 296 runs with 4 half-centuries in 6 innings in the World Cup. After Pakistan-Netherlands-Bangladesh in the Super Twelve, Kohli scored a half-century against England in the semi-final. Kohli’s best innings this season was his unbeaten 82 against Pakistan in the Super Twelve phase in Melbourne.
Max O’Dowd of the Netherlands scored the second highest 242 runs with 2 half-centuries after playing three matches in the first round and five matches in the Super Twelve.
In addition, the third highest 239 runs of India’s Suryakumar Yadav. He scored half-centuries in 3 out of 6 innings. During the World Cup, Surya occupied the top spot in the T20 batting rankings.
Title-winning England captain Josh Buttler is fourth on the run-scoring list. Buttler scored 225 runs in 2 half-centuries in 6 matches. Buttler’s 80 was the highest in the semi-final against India.
Kushal Mendis of Sri Lanka scored 223 runs in 2 half-centuries after playing 8 innings. Bangladesh has no one in the top 10 in maximum runs. Bangladesh opener Nazmul Hossain Shanto is at the 11th place in the list with 180 runs in 5 innings. Which is the highest for Bangladesh.
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