ICC tournaments are very crucial tournaments in international cricket since all the top countries participate in the contests. ODI World Cup, T20I World Cup, and Champions Trophy are the 3 main ICC events. World Test Championship has now also become a major ICC event. The team that wins an ICC tournament also gets a tag of World Champions.
The Indian team has won ICC tournaments 5 times. India won the ODI World Cup in 1983 and 2011. India won the T20I World Cup in 2007 and also won two Champions Trophy titles in 2002 and 2013. So far, India has reached the finals of an ICC event 10 times; including the ongoing ICC World Test Championship final against New Zealand.
There are few players who have scored a lot of runs for India in the finals of ICC tournaments. Here we take a glance at the 5 batsmen with the most runs for India in ICC event finals.
5 Batsmen With Most Runs For India In ICC Event Finals
5. Yuvraj Singh- 110 Runs
Yuvraj Singh takes the 5th spot in this list with 110 runs in 6 innings in the finals of ICC events. The former Indian cricketer scored 24 runs during India vs Australia ODI World Cup 2003 final. Against Sri Lanka in ODI WC 2011 final, the former Indian all-rounder scored 21* runs.
During India vs Pakistan T20I World Cup 2007 final, the left-handed batsman scored 14 runs. In T20I WC 2014 final against Sri Lanka, he scored 11 runs. Yuvraj Singh also played in two finals of the Champions Trophy. During India vs New Zealand Champions Trophy 2000 final, he scored 18 runs. During the Champions Trophy 2017 final against Pakistan, Yuvraj hit 22 runs.