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| On Nov 24, 2021 1:57 PM IST

Most Runs in T20 World Cup 2021 – COMPLETE LIST


After 44 games and weeks full of entertainment, the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 has reached one final night. The two semi-finals of the marquee tournament gave fans everything to cheer about. After two enthralling contests, New Zealand and Australia went neck to neck with their opponents and paved their way into the final of the mega event. The summit clash will take place at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on 14th November (Sunday).

Most Runs in T20 World Cup 2021

The T20 World Cup 2021 saw many flamboyant performances with bat. Many young players along with some senior batsmen proved their mettle and helped their team go past the line.

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Pakistan skipper Babar Azam tops the chart of leading run-scorer with 303 runs to his name in 6 innings. He is followed by Australia’s fierce opener David Warner, who has 289 runs in the 7 innings.

The third batter in the list Pakistan’s Mohammad Rizwan who scored 281 runs with England’s wicketkeeper Jos Buttler next in the list with 269 runs to his name.

Sri Lanka’s rising start Charith Asalanka is the fifth leading run-scorer in the T20 World Cup 2021 with 231 runs to his name. He is followed by his teammate Pathum Nissanka, who has 221 runs to his name.

The likes of Daryl Mitchell, KL Rahul, Martin Guptill, Rassie van der Dussen, RD Berrington and Rohit Sharma respectively are next on the list with less than 200 runs.

Here are the leading run-getters of the tournament as of 12th November. 

Player name Team Runs Average
Babar Azam Pakistan 303 60.60
David Warner Australia 289 48.16
Mohammad Rizwan Pakistan 281 70.25
Jos Buttler England 269 89.66
Charith Asalanka Sri Lanka 231 46.20
David Wiese Namibia 227 45.20
P Nissanka Sri Lanka 221 27.62
Daryl Mitchell New Zealand 197 39.40
KL Rahul India 194 48.50
Martin Guptill New Zealand 180 30.00
R van der Dussen South Africa 177 59.00
RD Berrington Scotland 177 29.50
Rohit Sharma India 174 34.80

ICC World Cup Point Table

The group stage of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 saw some extraordinary performances. Each team fought tooth and nail but in the end only Australia, England, Pakistan and New Zealand.

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The four cricketing heavyweights left no stone unturned and in the end, Australia and New Zealand managed to have the last laugh

Here’s the point table of the Group 1 of the T20 World Cup 2021: 

Team Matches Wins Loss Points NRR
England 5 4 1 8 +2.464
Australia 5 4 1 8 +1.216
South Africa 5 4 1 8 +0.739
Sri Lanka 5 2 3 4 -0.269
West Indies 5 1 4 2 1.641
Bangladesh 5 0 5 0 -2.383

Point table of the Group 2 of the T20 World Cup 2021: 

Team Matches Win Loss Points NRR
Pakistan 5 5 0 10 +1.583
New Zealand 5 4 1 8 +1.162
India 5 3 2 6 +1.747
Afghanistan 5 2 3 4 +1.053
Namibia 5 1 4 2 -1.890
Scotland 5 0 5 0 -3.543

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