As we are just a few days away from witnessing the finals of the Indian Premier League, the excitement of the viewers is very high and everyone is eagerly waiting to see who wins the title. So far, we have Chennai Super Kings already in the finals.
After the IPL ends, the viewers won’t have to wait for long as there is T20 World Cup in line for October 2021. Although the tournament is supposed to take place in India, the matches will be played in UAE due to increasing Covi-19 cases in the country. Still, the matches will be hosted by BCCI. There are chances that the World Cup will also be played in some other country that is safer than India.
The matches are all set to be played from 17th October and we are very excited to see how it goes. There will be a lot of new and improved faces in the teams and a lot of outstanding performances are expected to be seen. We have listed 5 of such players who can end up being the highest run-scorer in the tournament.
Top 5 Players Who Can Score Most Runs In T20 World Cup 2021
Babar Azam – For those who don’t know Babar Azam, Babar is the captain of the Pakistani Cricket Team and a right-handed batsman. He is one of the best batsmen in the world currently and is also expected to show some big performances in the World Cup. He is a young player and has scored more than 2200 runs in his T20 International career.
He is also the fastest player to hit more than 2000 runs in T20I. he has scored more than 3900 runs in 83 ODI matches with 14 centuries and 17 half-centuries. Azam has broken many records with his bat and is also the number one batsman in One Day International after he surpassed Virat Kohli in April 2021. He is a very important player on the Pakistani team and with the way he plays, there are high chances that he will hit big in the tournament and might be the highest scorer of the tournament.
Rohit Sharma – Rohit Sharma is a name that every cricket fan must have heard. He is one of the most talented cricketers in India and has also proved that fitness is not everything. He is not much of a fit player but still, when he plays, he destroys bowlers.
He is also the vice-captain of the Indian cricket team. We have seen a lot of big performances from Rohit Sharma in the IPL as well as in the other international matches. He is one of the few players who have scored the most runs in T20 for India. he was the is the captain of the Mumbai Indians team in the IPL and the team has won the title five times under his leadership.
In World Cup 2019, he scored five centuries in the tournament and he is the only player to do so in the history of the World Cup. About his cricket career, he has played 227 ODI matches and he has scored 9205 runs with 29 centuries and 43 half-centuries. He has also won the Arjuna Award and Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna for his great cricket career. there are possibilities that he will score big in the World Cup 2021.
Devon Conway – Devon Conway is a South African player who plays for New Zealand in International Cricket. In the last few years, Conway has risen from nowhere and grabbed everyone’s attention with his batting skills. He has become one of the best batsmen from the New Zealand team and is already in the fourth position in the ICC T20 ranking.
He has just played 3 test matches in his career and has scored 379 runs. In his debut test match, he hit a double century. He has played 3 matches in ODI also and has scored 225 runs. The left-handed batsman has just started his cricket career in 2020 but he has got potential and can score big in the tournament.
Dawid Malan – The English cracker has also made it to the list with his stunning performances in the past. He is one of the top-ranked T20 batsmen in the world. He usually plays on number three for the England team and has shown a lot of destructive performances. He has played 30 T20 international matches in his career where he scored more than 1100 runs with a batting average of 43.19. He has also played 17 test matches where he hit 830 runs with a century and 7 fifties.
David Warner – David Warner has been a consistent player with consistently overperforming himself time over time. He is currently one of the best batsmen in the world. He has played 81 test matches so far in which he scored 2265 runs. He has a great test history too.
In 86 test matches, he has more than 7300 runs with 24 centuries and 30 half-centuries. He has won Orange Cap three times in the IPL as he was the highest scorer in the tournament in the year 2015, 2017, 2019. Warner is a great batsman and can turn the results of the match with his bat. In the World Cup also, we are expecting to see him pull off some big shows.
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