Most Runs in T20 For Australia

By Hitesh Jain on Nov 4, 2021

The Australian cricket team is one of the greatest teams in any format of the game. Considering T20 international, they are sitting at the 6th position in the ICC Men’s T20 team ranking. Australia has given to the world many world batters crickets who scored most runs for their team. In the shortest format of the game, Australia has many big names who are known for their aggressive batting style.

Here is the list of most runs in the T20 for Australia

Player

Span

Runs

Innings

Highest Score

Aaron Finch

2011-2021

2554

79

172

David Warner

2009-2021

2345

84

100*

Glenn Maxwell

2012-2021

1809

68

145*

Shane Watson

2006-2016

1462

56

124*

Cameron White

2007-2014

984

44

85*

Steven Smith

2010-2021

858

40

90

David Hussey

2008-2012

756

36

88*

Michael Hussey

2005-2012

721

30

60*

Mitchell Marsh

2011-2021

711

31

75

Matthew Wade

2011-2021

688

41

80

Australia Cricket Team LogoIn the T20 international, let’s check out who has made the most runs in T20 for Australia.

  1. Aaron Finch (2554 runs)

Aaron Finch, an Australian right-handed batsman is sitting at the top position for making the most runs in T20 for Australia. From 2011 to 2021, he has scored 2554 runs for Australia from his 79 innings in 79 T20I with a strike rate of 148.23. He made his debut in T20I against England at Adelaide Oval, Jan 12, 2011. Since his debut, he has played many unforgettable innings for Australia in T20I including 172 as his highest score which shows how aggressive a batsman he is. He has scored centuries two times and struck 15 fifties.

  1. David Warner (2345 runs)

David Warner, a left-handed opener of the Australian team, is the second most successful batsman for hitting the most runs in the T20 international for Australia. He has achieved this record by making 2345 runs from his 84 innings with a strike rate of 139.58. He made his debut in a T20 international against South Africa at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Jan 11, 2009. He is one of the best openers in the cricket world and has also scored a century in his T20 career.

  1. Glenn Maxwell (1809 runs)

Glenn Maxwell is the third most successful batter for the Australian team who has scored 1809 runs from his 68 innings with a strike rate of 156.48. His strike rate shows that he is a power-packed batsman who likes to bat aggressively His highest score is 145* and has struck three centuries. He started his T20 international career in the match against Pakistan at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Sep 05, 2012.

  1. Shane Watson (1462 runs)

Shane Watson was another aggressive batsman of Australia who has scored the most runs in T20 for Australia. He comes after Maxwell in making the most runs for Australia in T20 from his 56 innings with a strike rate of 145.32. In T20I, he made his debut against South Africa at The Wanderers Stadium, Feb 24, 2006, for Australia. Watson also had the ability to bowl medium pace who took 48 wickets, thus he was one of the best all-rounders in cricket.

  1. Cameron White (984 runs)

Cameron White was the middle-order right-handed batter of Australia who has scored 984 runs from his 44 innings. In the T20 international, Cameron White made his debut for Australia against England at Sydney Cricket Ground, Jan 09, 2007. He has made 5 half-centuries in his T20 career with his best of 85 runs not out and contributed runs with a strike rate of 132.97. In his debut match, he struck 40 runs from just 20 balls and remained not out, this shows that he was a power hitter. 

Last updated - Nov 4, 2021 7:02 pm
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