India after the maiden T20 World cup triumph hasn’t had the best results in the tournament despite the batsmen doing their job on most occasions throughout history. The closest India had gone is the finals of the 2014 T20 World cup and went on to lose the game to Sri Lanka. A lot of experts do feel that the format has evolved and India has been sticking with its old methods.
During India’s campaign in the ongoing T20 World cup 2021, India lost to Pakistan and New Zealand and it meant that India’s hopes of making the semi-finals were shattered despite their 3 wins. They will have to take out the positives from the past ahead of the next T20 World cup and here are the top 5 Indian batsmen with the most runs in a single edition of the T20 World cup.
Top 5 Indian Batsmen With The Most Runs In A Single Edition Of T20 World Cup:
Virat Kohli had a phenomenal 2014 T20 World cup and he took the Indian side to the finals as well. He kept piling up runs and was reaching the peak of his career. He finished as the man of the tournament despite India not winning the finals.
Virat Kohli finished with 319 runs in the 2014 T20 World cup and this is the highest tally of runs in a single edition of the tournament by an Indian batsman. Kohli hit four half-centuries in the tournament with the highest score of 77 and he had a stunning average of 106.33 as well.