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Most Runs in T20 World Cup History 2007-2024

Indian star batter Virat Kohli leads the list of players with the most runs in T20 World Cup history with a tally of 1141 runs. The first edition of the T20 World Cup was played back in 2007 where MS Dhoni led India won the trophy by beating Pakistan in the final.

Most Runs in T20 World Cup History 

England and West Indies are the most successful teams of the tournament. Both teams have bagged the title a couple of times while India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Australia have won the trophy each once.

Player Mat Runs HS Ave SR 100 50
V Kohli (IND) 30 1146 89* 67.41 130.52 0 14
RG Sharma (IND) 42 1031 79* 34.36 127.59 0 10
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 31 1016 100 39.07 134.74 1 6
CH Gayle (WI) 33 965 117 34.46 142.75 2 7
DA Warner (AUS) 37 921 89* 26.31 135.44 0 7
TM Dilshan (SL) 35 897 96* 30.93 124.06 0 6
JC Buttler (ENG) 30 865 101* 43.25 146.85 1 4
Shakib Al Hasan (BAN) 39 817 84 24.75 121.94 0 4
AB de Villiers (SA) 30 717 79* 29.87 143.4 0 5
KS Williamson (NZ) 28 709 85 30.82 112.71 0 3
KC Sangakkara (SL) 31 661 68 25.42 112.22 0 4
Shoaib Malik (PAK) 34 646 57 34 123.28 0 3
BB McCullum (NZ) 25 637 123 28.95 128.42 1 2
MJ Guptill (NZ) 28 617 93 24.68 114.25 0 2
Yuvraj Singh (IND) 31 593 70 23.72 128.91 0 4
KP Pietersen (ENG) 15 580 79 44.61 148.33 0 4
AD Hales (ENG) 20 568 116* 31.55 139.21 1 3
JP Duminy (SA) 25 568 86* 40.57 129.68 0 2
LRPL Taylor (NZ) 28 562 62* 28.1 127.72 0 3
EJG Morgan (ENG) 29 552 71* 26.28 122.12 0 3
Mohammad Rizwan (PAK) 16 549 79* 42.23 113.19 0 5
Shahid Afridi (PAK) 34 546 54* 18.82 154.23 0 2
SR Watson (AUS) 24 537 81 28.26 140.94 0 5
MN Samuels (WI) 20 530 85* 31.17 115.72 0 4
DJ Bravo (WI) 34 530 66* 21.2 126.79 0 2
MS Dhoni (IND) 33 529 45 35.26 123.88 0 0
G Gambhir (IND) 21 524 75 26.2 118.01 0 4
Kamran Akmal (PAK) 30 524 73 20.96 115.92 0 3
Babar Azam (PAK) 16 517 70 34.46 112.63 0 5
Tamim Iqbal (BAN) 23 514 103* 24.47 113.46 1 1
Mohammad Hafeez (PAK) 30 511 64 21.29 111.81 0 1
AD Mathews (SL) 31 491 73* 35.07 126.22 0 2
Umar Akmal (PAK) 20 486 94 34.71 132.42 0 3
P Nissanka (SL) 17 485 74 28.52 115.47 0 5
GJ Maxwell (AUS) 27 474 74 26.33 144.51 0 2
AJ Finch (AUS) 16 458 71 30.53 119.27 0 3
Q de Kock (SA) 22 458 63 21.8 126.51 0 2
SK Raina (IND) 26 453 101 25.16 130.17 1 1
LJ Wright (ENG) 22 439 99* 25.82 142.53 0 3
MEK Hussey (AUS) 21 437 60* 54.62 139.61 0 2
JH Kallis (SA) 15 433 73 36.08 117.66 0 3
MP O’Dowd (NED) 14 433 71* 36.08 110.74 0 5
HG Munsey (SCOT) 17 430 66* 28.66 120.44 0 2
Mahmudullah (BAN) 33 424 50 19.27 108.99 0 1
PR Stirling (IRE) 23 418 66* 22 119.08 0 2
Mohammad Shahzad (AFG) 19 402 68 21.15 120.72 0 2
Mushfiqur Rahim (BAN) 33 402 57* 17.47 107.48 0 1
MR Marsh (AUS) 15 388 77* 35.27 133.33 0 2
KIC Asalanka (SL) 15 387 80* 32.25 129 0 2
HM Amla (SA) 14 376 58 31.33 127.45 0 3
Misbah-ul-Haq (PAK) 20 368 66* 30.66 124.32 0 2
GD Phillips (NZ) 15 364 104 33.09 133.82 1 1
J Charles (WI) 18 360 84 21.17 110.42 0 2
DA Miller (SA) 22 355 59* 35.5 119.93 0 2
SJ Myburgh (NED) 15 353 63 25.21 135.24 0 3
TLW Cooper (NED) 18 353 72* 25.21 121.3 0 1
GC Smith (SA) 16 352 41 22 115.03 0 0
RD Berrington (SCOT) 17 347 70 28.91 121.75 0 2
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 18 346 88 21.62 121.4 0 3
D Wiese (NAM/SA) 17 345 66* 34.5 125.91 0 2
Salman Butt (PAK) 14 343 73 26.38 109.23 0 2
SA Yadav (IND) 13 340 68 48.57 157.4 0 4
LMP Simmons (WI) 14 339 82* 26.07 118.53 0 2
DJ Mitchell (NZ) 14 334 72* 33.4 133.06 0 2
KL Rahul (IND) 11 322 69 32.2 138.19 0 5
Mohammad Nabi (AFG) 25 321 52 16.89 111.84 0 1
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (AFG) 11 320 80 29.09 139.73 0 2
Najibullah Zadran (AFG) 21 319 73 24.53 135.16 0 2
DP Conway (NZ) 14 309 92* 30.9 111.95 0 1
JA Morkel (SA) 25 308 43 20.53 142.59 0 0
JJ Roy (ENG) 11 306 78 30.6 144.33 0 2
Litton Das (BAN) 16 306 60 19.12 108.12 0 1
MG Erasmus (NAM) 14 304 53* 23.38 103.4 0 2
MP Stoinis (AUS) 14 303 67* 60.6 160.31 0 2
Imran Nazir (PAK) 13 300 72 25 150 0 2
Gulbadin Naib (AFG) 20 300 49* 21.42 110.29 0 0
Younis Khan (PAK) 14 299 51 29.9 124.06 0 2
AK Markram (SA) 14 292 52* 26.54 123.2 0 3
Asghar Afghan (AFG) 16 287 62 22.07 103.61 0 2
PBB Rajapaksa (SL) 16 280 53 25.45 131.45 0 1
MM Ali (ENG) 25 279 51* 23.25 127.39 0 1
Sikandar Raza (ZIM) 14 278 82 19.85 131.13 0 1
SC Williams (ZIM) 14 275 64 19.64 121.68 0 2
F du Plessis (SA) 9 271 65 30.11 136.18 0 2
ML Hayden (AUS) 6 265 73* 88.33 144.8 0 4
HH Gibbs (SA) 12 265 90* 24.09 125.59 0 2
C Kieswetter (ENG) 11 261 63 23.72 110.12 0 1
CL White (AUS) 15 258 85* 36.85 136.5 0 1
KA Pollard (WI) 23 254 44 14.11 117.59 0 0
WTS Porterfield (IRE) 15 253 47 21.08 104.97 0 0
BKG Mendis (SL) 10 252 79 28 129.89 0 2
Ahmed Shehzad (PAK) 9 250 111* 31.25 126.9 1 1
JE Root (ENG) 6 249 83 49.8 146.47 0 2
MDKJ Perera (SL) 14 248 61 19.07 134.78 0 1
BRM Taylor (ZIM) 8 245 60* 40.83 127.6 0 2
A Balbirnie (IRE) 12 245 62 20.41 108.88 0 1
RS Bopara (ENG) 11 239 55 26.55 114.9 0 1
KJ O’Brien (IRE) 18 238 42* 17 122.05 0 0
DJ Hussey (AUS) 10 234 59 26 132.2 0 2
SB Styris (NZ) 16 233 42 19.41 118.87 0 0
NLTC Perera (SL) 20 232 40 23.2 142.33 0 0
LJ Tucker (IRE) 9 224 71* 32 117.27 0 1
CN Ackermann (NED) 11 222 62 22.2 107.76 0 1
KJ Coetzer (SCOT) 12 222 42 20.18 124.02 0 0
MD Shanaka (SL) 20 221 35 18.41 110.5 0 0
HH Pandya (IND) 19 220 63 22 130.95 0 1
ADS Fletcher (WI) 11 219 84* 27.37 114.65 0 2
AD Russell (WI) 25 217 43* 18.08 148.63 0 0
DJG Sammy (WI) 25 215 42* 17.91 164.12 0 0
H Masakadza (ZIM) 12 213 43 17.75 100 0 0
Mohammad Ashraful (BAN) 11 212 65 19.27 138.56 0 2
PD Collingwood (ENG) 17 210 37 13.12 117.31 0 0
OA Shah (ENG) 10 209 38 20.9 116.75 0 0
MH Cross (SCOT) 17 209 45 16.07 90.47 0 0
MA Leask (SCOT) 15 207 44 20.7 145.77 0 0
Najmul Hossain Shanto (BAN) 8 202 71 25.25 103.06 0 2
DM de Silva (SL) 9 198 66* 24.75 121.47 0 1
MA Jones (SCOT) 6 197 86 39.4 140.71 0 1
Ibrahim Zadran (AFG) 6 194 70 32.33 109.6 0 1
MJ Lumb (ENG) 11 194 33 17.63 131.08 0 0
N Pooran (WI) 11 194 46 17.63 120.49 0 0
SPD Smith (AUS) 19 190 61* 19 111.76 0 1
JDP Oram (NZ) 18 189 35 13.5 132.16 0 0
V Sehwag (IND) 9 187 68 23.37 129.86 0 1
PW Borren (NED) 12 187 49 17 118.35 0 0
S Chanderpaul (WI) 13 186 37 20.66 110.05 0 0
Anamul Haque (BAN) 7 184 44* 30.66 118.7 0 0
JN Frylinck (NAM) 13 184 45 20.44 92.92 0 0
RR Pant (IND) 10 183 42 30.5 123.64 0 0
Shafiqullah (AFG) 11 181 51* 22.62 140.31 0 1
V Sibanda (ZIM) 10 180 59 20 101.12 0 1
BJ Haddin (AUS) 15 178 42 14.83 101.71 0 0
HE van der Dussen (SA) 5 177 94* 59 116.44 0 1
C Campher (IRE) 12 177 72* 19.66 134.09 0 1
Shan Masood (PAK) 7 175 52* 43.75 118.24 0 1
Mohammad Naim (BAN) 7 174 64 24.85 110.82 0 2
Noor Ali Zadran (AFG) 8 174 50 21.75 96.66 0 1
JM Kemp (SA) 5 173 89* 86.5 139.51 0 1
DJ Malan (ENG) 10 172 41 28.66 104.24 0 0
Sabbir Rahman (BAN) 11 171 44 21.37 117.12 0 0
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 6 169 45 33.8 150.89 0 0
E Chigumbura (ZIM) 12 169 53* 24.14 156.48 0 1
BA Stokes (ENG) 12 166 52* 23.71 121.16 0 1
Mashrafe Mortaza (BAN) 23 164 33* 13.66 134.42 0 0
CD McMillan (NZ) 6 163 57 40.75 181.11 0 1
Aftab Ahmed (BAN) 6 163 62* 32.6 127.34 0 1
RR Sarwan (WI) 13 163 28* 20.37 98.19 0 0
Jatinder Singh (OMA) 5 162 73* 40.5 132.78 0 1
T Bavuma (SA) 10 161 46 23 110.27 0 0
NJ O’Brien (IRE) 11 161 40 20.12 107.33 0 0

 

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Most Runs Scorer in T20 World Cup Year Wise

Virat Kohli’s 319 in the 2014 T20 World Cup is the most runs scored by a player in a single edition of the Men’s T20 World Cup.

Year Player Runs Team
2022 Virat Kohli 296 India
2021 Babar Azam 303 Pakistan
2016 Tamim Iqbal 295 Bangladesh
2014 Virat Kohli 319 India
2012 Shane Watson 249 Australia
2010 Mahela Jayawardene 302 Sri Lanka
2009 Tillakaratne Dilshan 317 Sri Lanka
2007 Matthew Hayden 265 Australia
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