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New Delhi, March 12: The five-match T20 series between India vs England cricket team starts on Friday i.e. from today. If the bat of Indian captain Virat Kohli runs in the T20 series against England, then he can make many records. Kohli is just 72 runs away from scoring 3000 runs in T20 International cricket. Apart from this, if three runs are scored by Kohli’s bat today, then he will leave behind former African captain Faf du Plessis in terms of scoring the most runs as captain in T20 International cricket. Talk about which five players have scored the most runs in T20 International cricket so far, their names are as follows:
The first name in this list comes from the current Australian captain Aaron Finch in the first place. Finch has scored 1462 runs at an average of 37.49 in 44 innings, playing 44 matches in T20 International cricket as captain for Australia. Finch has scored one century and nine half-centuries during this period.
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The second big name in this list comes from the current captain of New Zealand, Ken Williamson. Williamson led the New Zealand cricket team in 49 matches in T20 International cricket, scoring 1383 runs in 49 innings at an average of 31.43. Williamson’s bat has yielded 11 half-centuries during this period.
In this special list, the name of England cricket team’s limited overs current captain Eoin Morgan comes in third place. Morgan has scored 1289 runs in 52 innings at an average of 30.69, leading England in 54 matches in T20 International cricket. Morgan has scored nine half-centuries during this period.
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Faf du Plessis:
Former South African captain Faf du Plessis is named fourth in this list. Du Plessis has scored 1273 runs at an average of 37.44 in 40 innings, leading the African team in 40 matches in T20 International cricket. Du Plessis’s bat has yielded a century and seven half-centuries during this period.
In this special list, the name of Indian captain Virat Kohli comes in fifth place. Kohli led the Indian team in 40 matches in T20 International cricket, scoring 1271 runs in 38 innings with an average of 43.83. During this period, nine half-centuries have come out of Kohli’s bat.
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Talk about Virat Kohli’s T20 international cricket career, he has scored 2928 runs in 79 innings with an average of 50.5 in 79 innings while playing 85 matches for the country. Kohli has 25 half-centuries in T20 International cricket. At the same time, his personal best performance in this format is 94 not out.