It is not everyone’s piece of cake to reach 20000 career runs. Many achieved this milestone in cricket. The players below were the fastest to achieve this milestone. So, in this article, we have the top 5 players fastest to 20000 international runs.
5. AB De Villiers
Mr 360 of cricket was one of the most unique batsmen in cricket’s history. he was a pure entertainer. AB De Villiers made 20000 runs in just 483 innings of all formats combined. He is at No. 5 on our list.
4. Ricky Ponting
Australia’s most successful batsman Ricky Ponting was a great batsman of his time. He was a world-class player in all formats. Ricky made 20000 international runs in 464 innings in all formats combined.
3. Brian Lara
The great Brian Lara is at No.3 on our list. He is a great left-handed batsman probably the best. 400 runs in an inning by a player is after him. Lara took only 453 innings to reach 20000 international runs.
2. Sachin Tendulkar
The god of cricket, the little master and master blaster Sachin Tendulkar is at No.2 on our list. Sachin was simply the greatest of all time in the history of cricket. He was best. Sachin took only 453 innings to reach 20000 international runs in all the formats combined.
1. Virat Kohli
People will not know Virat Kohli as a great captain but as a batsman who utilized his full potential when he was in his prime and who knows that is his prime yet to come. If Virat will get his prime for one more time he will break the most impossible records of the game. Virat took only 417 innings to reach 20000 career international runs in all the formats.