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ICC Champions Trophy 2013 was the seventh edition of the tournament. India registered the victory in this tournament under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. The Men in Blue were second time entitled the winners of this tournament as they first time lifted the trophy in 2002 under the captaincy of Sourav Ganguly.
India faced the host England in the grand finale of the tournament. In the rain-curtailed match, India was all out for 129 runs as the match was reduced to 20 overs per side. England were favourites to win but Ishant Sharma’s masterstroke at right time led India to lift the trophy.
During the tournament, several records were built by batsmen and bowlers. Here, in this article, we have named the five highest scorers in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013.
Team India’s opener and left-hand batsman Shikhar Dhawan has played a significant role for his side at the mega event. He has been one of the mainstays of India for a long time and forms an impregnable top-order along with Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
In the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 winning campaign, he was the highest scorer for India as well as overall. He amassed 363 runs in five matches at an average of 90.75 with the striking rate at 101.39. He also registered two centuries during the tournament.