Virat Kohli has the most runs in T20 World Cup without getting out for a duck, just a few steps away from scoring 27,000 international runs

Former captain of the Indian cricket team and star batsman Virat Kohli is in his prime form these days. Kohli finished IPL 2024 as the top scorer and scored the most 741 runs. Team India will hope that Kohli maintains this form in the World Cup as well.

However, this could be Kohli’s last T20 World Cup. Due to which he will try his best to be useful for the team and score lots of runs from his bat. Kohli has many records in the World Cup, but the record of scoring the most runs without getting out on a duck is also in his name.

Virat Kohli is the top scorer in the T20 World Cup and the amazing thing is that in all the T20 World Cups he has played, he has never been out on a duck i.e. without opening his account. He is at the top of the list of batsmen who have scored the most runs in this tournament without getting out on a duck. Kohli has played 27 matches in this prestigious tournament so far and in these 25 innings, he has not been out on a duck even once. Kohli has scored the most 1141 runs in these matches.

AB de Villiers is in second place among the batsmen who have scored the most runs without getting out on a duck in this tournament and he has 717 runs to his name, while Shoaib Malik is at number three in this list, who has scored 646 runs without getting out on zero. Martin Guptill is at number four in this list with 617 runs while Yuvraj Singh is at number five with 593 runs. Kevin Pietersen is at number six in the list with 580 runs.

Most runs in T20 World Cup without getting out for a duck

1141 runs- Virat Kohli

717 runs- AB de Villiers

646 runs- Shoaib Malik

617 runs- Martin Guptill

593 runs- Yuvraj Singh

580 runs- Kevin Pietersen

Virat Kohli close to 27 international runs

Virat Kohli has a great opportunity to complete 27,000 international runs in the T20 World Cup 2024. In international cricket, Kohli has scored 26733 runs in 580 innings of 522 matches played so far and if he scores 267 runs in the T20 World Cup, he will touch this figure and become the fourth batsman to score 27 thousand runs in international cricket. Before Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Kumar Sangakkara and Ricky Ponting have done this feat.

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