Asia Cup 2022: Asia Cup 2022 is starting from 27th August in UAE. Team India is going to play its first match against Pakistan on 28th. Team India has won the most Asia Cup. At the same time, many batsmen have also performed amazingly in the Asia Cup. But do you know which 5 batsmen have scored the most runs in the history of Asia Cup. In this report, we are going to tell you about the same 5 batsmen.
1. Sanath Jayasuriya
The record of scoring the most runs in the Asia Cup is in the name of Sri Lankan veteran batsman Sanath Jayasuriya. Jayasuriya has scored 1220 runs in 24 innings of 25 matches of this tournament. During this, his average has been more than 53. During this he has scored 6 centuries and 3 half-centuries.
2. Kumar Sangakkara
There is only one Sri Lankan batsman at number two in this list. Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara is the second highest run-scorer in the Asia Cup. Sangakkara has scored 1075 runs in 24 matches at an average of over 48. During this he has scored 4 centuries and 8 half-centuries.
3. Sachin Tendulkar
Wherever it comes to most runs, Sachin Tendulkar’s name is in every list. Sachin has scored 971 runs in 21 innings in the Asia Cup. During this, his average has also been above 50. Sachin has scored 2 centuries and 7 half-centuries in the Asia Cup with the bat.
4. Shoaib Malik
There is also the name of a Pakistani batting in this list. Pakistan’s legendary all-rounder Shoaib Malik has scored 907 runs in 19 innings of 21 matches. During this his average has been 64.78. Malik has scored three centuries and 4 half-centuries in the Asia Cup. Shoaib has come performing amazingly for Pakistan.
5. Rohit Sharma
One name in this list is also the name of Team India’s deadly opener and captain Rohit Sharma. Rohit has scored 883 runs in 27 matches of this tournament. During this, one century and 7 half-centuries have come out of Rohit’s bat. His best score has been 11 runs. Rohit can come even higher in the list this year.