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2017 ICC Champions Trophy: Most Runs Scorers 

2017 ICC Champions Trophy: Most Runs Scorers

Batting is one of the main important and interesting part of cricket. The team who has strong and in-depth batting line-up in their squad possess a very good chance of winning the trophy.

The highest run-scorer of any tournament always makes a strong case for winning Man of the Tournament award. At the beginning of any tournament, every batsman has a personal goal to become the leading runs scorer at the end of the tournament. The target remains same for the every batsman in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

ICC Champions Trophy is the second most popular tournament in the ODI format, after the ICC World Cup. The 2017 ICC Champions Trophy is the 8th edition of the tournament, which will begin on 1st June and it will run until the 18th June.

Besides the host nation England, other 7 top-ranked teams in the ICC ODI Rankings as on 30th September 2015, are qualified for this tournament. Apart from the hosts, the other 7 teams in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy are Australia, India, South Africa, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan. India will begin this tournament as the defending champion.

Every batsman from each team is looking to become the highest runs scorer at the end of 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

Before we get busy to look at the most runs scorer table of 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, do check out the highest runs scorers in the previous editions of the tournament.

Highest runs scorers in the each previous edition of ICC Champions Trophy

Year Player Team Matches Innings Runs scored Highest score Average 100s/50s
1998 Philo Wallace West Indies 3 3 221 103 73.66 1/1
2000 Sourav Ganguly India 4 4 348 141* 116.00 2/1
2002 Virender Sehwag India 5 5 271 126 90.33 1/1
2004 Marcus Trescothick England 4 4 261 104 65.25 1/2
2006 Chris Gayle West Indies 8 8 474 133* 79.00 3/0
2009 Ricky Ponting Australia 5 5 288 111* 72.00 1/2
2013 Shikhar Dhawan India 5 5 363 114 90.75 2/1

 

Most runs scorer in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy (Top 10)

Shikhar Dhawan

 

Player Team Matches Innings Runs scored Highest score Average 100s/50s
Shikhar Dhawan India 5 5 338 125 67.60 1/2
Rohit Sharma India 5 5 304 123* 76.00 1/2
Tamim Iqbal Bangladesh 4 4 293 128 73.25 1/2
Joe Root England 4 4 258 133* 86.00 1/1
Virat Kohli India 5 5 258 96* 129.00 0/3
Fakhar Zaman Pakistan 4 4 252 114 63.00 1/2
Kane Williamson New Zealand 3 3 244 100 81.33 1/2
Azhar Ali Pakistan 5 5 228 76 45.60 0/3
Eoin Morgan England 4 4 208 87 69.33 0/2
Ben Stokes England 4 3 184 102* 92.00 1/0

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