Top five run scorers in the Asia Cup
In the year 1984, the Asia Cup’s first season was played. The 14th season of the Asia Cup has ended. The top 5 run scorers in Asia Cup history are examined in this article:
5): Rohit Sharma
The fifth-highest run scorer in the Asia Cup is Indian captain Rohit Sharma. In 22 games for India in the Asia Cup, Rohit Sharma has scored 745 runs at an average of 46.56. In the Asia Cup, Rohit has one century and six half-centuries, with a top score of 111*.
4): Shoiab Malik
Shoaib Malik, one of Pakistan’s most illustrious and seasoned players, is fourth on our list of the Asia Cup’s top run scorers. He has 786 runs scored at an average of 65.50 in 17 games. In the Asia Cup, Malik has three centuries and three half-centuries. In the competition, he has a score of 143.
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3) Sachin Tendulkar
The third place on our list goes to Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, widely referred to as the “god of cricket.” In 23 games for India during the Asia Cup, Sachin amassed 971 runs at an average of 51.10. In the Asia Cup, Sachin scored two hundred and seven half-centuries, with a maximum score of 114.
2) Secondly, Kumar Sangakkara
The No. 2 player on our list is former Sri Lankan left-handed batsman Kumar Sangakkara, one of the all-time greats. Sangakkara has scored 1075 runs in 26 Asia Cup games. He has a 48.86 Asia Cup batting average. In the Asia Cup, he has also scored four centuries and eight half-centuries. In the Asia Cup, he has a 121 as his highest score.
1)Sanath Jayasuriya is first.
The top slot on our list belongs to Sanath Jayasuriya, a former Sri Lankan opening batsman who is also one of the game’s most destructive batsmen. He has scored the most runs in Asia Cup history. He has 1220 runs scored at an average of 53.04 in 25 Asia Cup games. In the history of the competition, Jayasuriya has six centuries and three half-centuries. In the Asia Cup, he has 130 as his highest score.
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