Mahela Jayawardene: Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene has scored the most runs in the ICC T20 World Cup. He has scored 1016 runs in 31 matches. However, now he has said goodbye to cricket. In such a situation, he will not be seen playing in the T20 World Cup to be held this year.
Chris Gayle: West Indies’ stormy batsman Chris Gayle is at number two in the list of highest run-scorers in the T20 World Cup. He has scored 920 runs in 28 matches. He will also be seen in action in the 2021 T20 World Cup to be held in UAE and may break Jayawardene’s record.
Tillakaratne Dilshan: Former Sri Lankan opener Tillakaratne Dilshan is at number three in this list. He has 897 runs in 35 matches. Dilshan has also said goodbye to cricket.
Virat Kohli: Indian captain Virat Kohli has 777 runs in 16 matches of T20 World Cup. He can overtake Dilshan in the 2021 T20 World Cup.
AB de Villiers: AB de Villiers, popularly known as Mr 360 Degree, has 717 runs in 30 matches of T20 World Cup. AB has also retired from international cricket.
Rohit Sharma: Indian team opener Rohit Sharma has 673 runs in 28 matches of T20 World Cup. Hitman can overtake AB in the 2021 T20 World Cup, starting October 17.
Kumar Sangakkara: Former Sri Lankan batsman and captain Kumar Sangakkara has 661 runs in 31 matches of T20 World Cup. However, now he has said goodbye to cricket.
Brendon McCullum: Former New Zealand captain and legendary batsman Brendon McCullum has 637 runs in 25 matches of T20 World Cup. McCullum was known for his explosive batting.
Yuvraj Singh: Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh, popularly known as Sixer King, has 593 runs in 31 matches of T20 World Cup. Yuvi played a key role in India becoming world champion in 2007.
Kevin Pietersen: Kevin Pietersen, who played a key role in England winning the T20 World Cup in 2010, has 580 runs in T20 World Cup 15 matches.