The T20 format is always a joy to watch irrespective of gender. We always see that players often make T20 cricket entertaining by putting their best. Especially People go to stadiums to watch aggressive batting, bowling and fielding from the cricketers. T20 matches are played the most in Women’s cricket. There are women cricketers who are dominating the format with their exceptional batting. Let’s take a look at the players with the most runs in Women’s T20 cricket.
Kiwi cricketer Suzie Bates has scored the most runs in Women’s T20, 3301 runs in 122 matches (119 innings) with a decent average of 30. Suzie has also hit the most number of fifties (22)in the format. Her batting stats demonstrate how consistent she has been in this format. Along with runs, Bates has taken 75 T20 wickets also. Being the top scorer in the format as an all-rounder is a rare achievement.
Caribbean captain Stefanie Taylor comes in the 2nd position in terms of scoring the most runs in T20 cricket. She has amassed 3121 runs in 111 matches (106 matches) with an impressive average of 35.87. Her average of 35.87 in the shortest format of the game is the 3rd highest in Women’s T20. Stefanie is also the joint-most 50 scorer in the T20s. Stefanie is the backbone of the West Indies Women’s side.
Australian top-order batsman Meg Lanning has amassed the 3rd most number of runs in Women’s T20, 2914 runs in 110 matches (104 innings). Her average is 35.97, which is quite captivating, and very few players have maintained this. Lanning has smashed 2 centuries in the T20I.
West Indian all-rounder Deandra Dottin has scored the 4th most number of runs in Women’s T20, 2627 runs in 121 matches (119 innings) with a commendable average of 26.27. Dottin’s strike rate is 123.68. Deandra has smashed more than 104 sixes, which is the highest by any batsman in the Women’s T20. She has grabbed 61 wickets also with the ball.
Former English skipper Charlotte Edwards finds herself at the 5th place on the list of making the most number of runs in Women’s T20. She has accumulated 2605 runs in 95 matches (93 innings) with an admirable average of 32.97. She has smacked as many as 12 half-centuries in the shortest format of the game. Edwards led England to win the inaugural edition of the T20 World Cup in 2009.
Top 10 Most Runs In Women’s T20 Cricket
Suzie Bates of New Zealand has scored the most runs in Women’s T20 International (3301).
Mitali Raj is the highest run-scorer in Women’s T20 cricket in India (2364).