Top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers

ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers

The 50 overs tournament initially started with the name of ICC knockout tournament back in 1998. In its third edition it was renamed to ICC Champions Trophy in 2002. From 1998 until now 7 editions of the tournament have took place at different times. Here we present to you Top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers.

#10 Damien Martyn

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Former Aussie right handed middle order batsman Damien Martyn is at number 10 in the list of top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers. He played the tournament from 1998 to 20006. During his Champions Trophy career he played 12 matches. Martyn played 11 innings and scored 492 runs at an average of 61.50 and a strike rate of 73.98. In his career Martin scored 3 fifties and 3 times he remained not out. His highest score in Champions Trophy is 78 runs.

#09 Sanath Jayasuriya

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Sri Lankan left hand aggressive batsman played Champions Trophy from 1998 to 2009. He played 20 matches in his Champions Trophy career. Jayasuriya made 536 runs at an average of 29.77 and strike rate of 88.01. He remained not out in 2 innings and his highest score in the tournament is 102 not out. He made 1 fifty and 1 century in the tournament. This performance puts Jayasuriya at number 09 in list of ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers.

#08 Shivnarine Chanderpaul

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No 08 in ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers is former West Indian left handed batsman Shevnarine Chanderpaul. He was well known for his unique stance at the batting crease. Chanderpaul played the tournament from 1998 to 2006. He played 16 matches in ICC Champions Trophy and scored 587 runs in 16 innings. Chenderpaul made 587 runs at an average of 53.36 and strike rate of 67.93. His maximum runs in Champions Trophy are 74. He scored 5 fifties in the tournament and remained not out 5 times.

#07 Ricky Pointing

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Australian right handed batsman and former captain played Champions Trophy from 1998 to 2009. He played 18 matches in his Champions Trophy career. Pointing made 593 runs at an average of 39.53 and strike rate of 76.51. He remained not out in 3 innings and his highest score in the tournament is 111 not out. He made 4 fifties and 1 century in the tournament. This performance puts Jayasuriya at number 07 in list of ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers.

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#06 Rahul Dravid

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No 06 in ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers is former Indian right handed batsman and Captain Rahul Dravid. He was well known with the name of “The Wall” as he played at times when his team was in trouble. Rahul Dravid played the tournament from 1998 to 2009. He played 19 matches in ICC Champions Trophy and scored 627 runs in 15 innings. Dravid made 627 runs at an average of 48.23 and strike rate of 73.33. His maximum runs in Champions Trophy are 76. He scored 6 fifties in the tournament and remained not out 2 times.

#05 Jacques Kallis

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Former South African all-rounder Jack Kallis is at number 05 in the list of top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers list. He played the tournament from 1998 to 20009. During his Champions Trophy career he played 17 matches. Kallis played 17 innings and scored 653 runs at an average of 46.64 and a strike rate of 77.46. In his career Jack Kallis scored 3 fifties and 01 century. He remained not out 3 times.  His highest score in Champions Trophy is 113 runs not out.

#04 Sourav Ganguly

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No 04 in ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers is former Indian left handed batsman and Captain S Ganguly. He was a useful bowler along with a brilliant batsman. S Ganguly played the tournament from 1998 to 2004. He played 13 matches in ICC Champions Trophy and scored 665 runs in 11 innings. Ganguly made 665 runs at an average of 73.88 and strike rate of 73.383.123. His batting average is highest amongst top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers. His maximum runs in Champions Trophy are 141 runs not out. He scored 3 fifties and 3 centuries in the tournament and remained not out 2 times. Sourav Ganguly was the leading run scorer in ICC Champions Trophy 2002 with 348 runs.

#03 Kumar Sangakkara

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Sri Lankan former left handed wicket keeper batsman and Captain Kumar Sangakkara played Champions Trophy from 2000 to 2013. He played 22 matches in his Champions Trophy career. Sangakkara made 683 runs in 21 innings at an average of 37.94 and strike rate of 71.36. He remained not out in 3 innings and his highest score in the tournament is 134 not out. He made 4 fifties and 1 century in the tournament. This performance puts Sangakkara at number 03 in list of ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers.

#02 Mahela Jayawardene

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Another Sri Lankan is in the list of top 10 ICC Champions Trophy highest runs scorers. Jayawardene was a right handed batsman and former Captain of Sri Lanka cricket team. He played the tournament from 2000 to 2013. During his Champions Trophy career he played 22 matches. Jayawardene played 21 innings and scored 742 runs at an average of 41.22 and a strike rate of 84.80. In his Champions Trophy career Mahela Jayawardene scored 5 fifties. He remained not out 3 times.  His highest score in Champions Trophy is 84 runs not out.

#01 Chris Gayle

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At number 01 in ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers list is Chris Gayle from West Indies. Gayle is real entertainer on the field when he is batting. Chris Gayle played the tournament from 2000 to 2013. He played 17 matches in ICC Champions Trophy and scored 791 runs in 17 innings. Gayle made 791 runs at an average of 52.7 and strike rate of 88.77. His batting strike rate is highest amongst top 10 ICC Champions Trophy Highest Runs Scorers. His maximum runs in Champions Trophy are 133 runs not out. He scored 1 fifty and 3 centuries in the tournament and remained not out 2 times.

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