The T20 World Cup 2024 is looming on the horizon, with the mega event all set to begin on June 1 in the USA and the West Indies. Many teams are considered as favourites for the marquee title this year.
One of the biggest favourites is undoubtedly going to be team India, the side recently reached the summit clash of the ODI World Cup 2023 but lost to Australia in the final. However, the side will be keen on putting in an improved performance in the shorter formats and go all the way.
There could be many players in the Men in Blue’s arsenal who could be real game-changers and will aim to make a difference. Continuing on the same, let us have a look at the top three players with the most T20I runs for India since the 2022 World Cup.
3) 365 – Ruturaj Gaikwad
The 26-year-old Ruturaj Gaikwad has scored the third most runs for India in T20Is since the 2022 T20 World Cup, scoring 365 runs in 10 matches. Gaikwad has been one of the most consistent players in the side whenever he has been given the chance. Overall, Gaikwad has played 19 T20Is, where he has amassed 500 runs.
2) 502 – Yashasvi Jaiswal
Youngster Yashasvi Jaiswal sits in second place for most runs since the 2022 World Cup, having scored 502 runs in 17 matches. Jaiswal has burst onto the scene after a stellar IPL 2023 and is one of the frontrunners to make it to India’s squad for the T20 World Cup 2024. The 22-year-old has been phenomenal in the shortest format and he will be keen on continuing his form as India look for left-handed options up top.
1) 857 – Suryakumar Yadav
Star batter Suryakumar Yadav has scored the most runs in T20I cricket for India since the 2022 World Cup, with a mammoth tally of 857 runs in 20 games. Surykumarhas established himself as one of the best batters in world cricket in
the format and his performances would be key for the Men in Blue for the upcoming tournament.