T20 World Cup is finally over and what a fantastic tournament we had. England lifted their second T20 world cup title defeating Pakistan in the finals. There were many memorable moments from this world cup. In this article, we will see the top 5 highest run scorers in T20 World Cup 2022.
#5 Kusal Mendis
Sri Lankan opener, Kusal Mendis is the fifth-highest run scorer in T20 World Cup 2022. Mendis played in 8 matches and made 228 runs. Mendis also played three matches more as Sri Lanka played in the qualifiers
#4 Jos Buttler
World cup winning captain, Jos Buttler was in the top 5 in the previous world cup and in 2022 also he is the fourth-highest run-getter in T20 World Cup. Buttler and company won the cup and Buttler made 226 runs in 6 matches of the tournament.
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#3 Surya Kumar Yadav
World No.1 T20I batsman, Surya Kumar Yadav scored 239 runs in 6 matches of the T20 world cup 2022. Yadav played some amazing knocks throughout the tournament but his knock against South Africa at Perth was his best.
#2 Max O’DOWD
Netherlands opener, Max O’Dowd is the second-highest run-scorer in T20 World Cup. Max also played in the qualifiers and in a total of 8 matches of the tournament he scored 242 runs.
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#1 Virat Kohli
When it comes to the T20 world cups, Virat Kohli has some unbelievable stats and records. He is the top scorer in T20 World Cup 2022. Before the tournament, it was quite predictable that Virat will score runs because Australia suits him so much. He owns Australia and Australian grounds. Virat made 296 runs in 6 matches which makes him the highest run scorer for the third time in T20 World Cups.