Most runs conceded by bowler in an innings - ICC Men's T20 Worldcup

Most runs conceded by bowler in an innings - ICC Men's T20 Worldcup

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Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka is the bowler with the most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. At the Johannesburg Cricket Ground on September 17, 2007, he conceded 64 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 16.00 during the match between Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Bangladeshi cricketer Mashrafe Mortaza and Kenyan cricketer Lameck Onyango have the second and third most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, respectively.

PlayerOversMdnsRunsWktsTeamEconOppositionGroundMatch DateScorecard
ST Jayasuriya40640Sri Lanka16v PakistanJohannesburg17 Sep 2007T20I # 35
Mashrafe Mortaza40630Bangladesh15.75v PakistanMirpur30 Mar 2014T20I # 392
LN Onyango40610Kenya15.25v Sri LankaJohannesburg14 Sep 2007T20I # 27
SCJ Broad40600England15v IndiaDurban19 Sep 2007T20I # 40
MA Starc40600Australia15v New ZealandDubai (DSC)14 Nov 2021T20I # 1428
Naveen-ul-Haq40590Afghanistan14.75v IndiaAbu Dhabi3 Nov 2021T20I # 1390
NN Odhiambo40571Kenya14.25v Sri LankaJohannesburg14 Sep 2007T20I # 27
Joginder Sharma40570India14.25v EnglandDurban19 Sep 2007T20I # 40
B Lee40561Australia14v West IndiesThe Oval6 June 2009T20I # 92
Izatullah Dawlatzai30562Afghanistan18.66v EnglandColombo (RPS)21 Sep 2012T20I # 268

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1. Sanath Jayasuriya – Most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Sanath Jayasuriya - Most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

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The Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya is the bowler with the most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 17, 2007, he conceded 64 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 16.00 in the match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan at the Johannesburg Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Sanath Jayasuriya:

Deshabandu Sanath Teran Jayasuriya was born on 30 June 1969.

He was a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a captain.

Cricket career of Sanath Jayasuriya:

Sanath Jayasuriya is considered one of the greatest attacking batsmen of all time.

Jayasuriya is well known for his powerful striking and match-winning all-round performances in all game formats.

Jayasuriya was also the captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team from 1999 to 2003.

He is affectionately known as the Master Blaster (making him the third batting legend of cricket’s history to receive the Master Blaster nickname, after Sachin Tendulkar of India and Sir Viv Richards of the West Indies).

2. Mashrafe Mortaza – Second-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Sanath Jayasuriya - Most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

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The Bangladeshi cricketer Mashrafe Mortaza is the bowler with the second-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On Mar 30, 2014, he conceded 63 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 15.57 in the match between Bangladesh and Pakistan at the Mirpur Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Mashrafe Mortaza:

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza was born on 5 October 1983.

He is a Bangladeshi international cricketer and politician who is the former captain in all three formats.

Cricket career of Mashrafe Mortaza:

Mashrafe is widely considered the best captain for Bangladesh in the ODI and T20 formats.

Mashrafe is also the first pace bowler in Bangladesh who bowled a delivery clocking over 148 km/h, which he did during a Test against New Zealand at Hamilton in 2001.

He became only the fifth bowler in history to take 100 ODI wickets as a captain.

He played his last match as an ODI captain at Sylhet international cricket stadium on 6th march 2020. 

3. Lameck Onyango – Third-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Lameck Onyango - Third-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

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The Kenyan cricketer Lameck Onyango is the bowler with the third-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 14, 2007, he conceded 61 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 15.52 in the match between Kenya and Sri Lanka at the Johannesburg Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Lameck Onyango:

Lameck Onyango Ngoche was born on September 22, 1973.

He is a former Kenyan cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler.

Cricket career of Lameck Onyango:

Since 2004 Onyango has developed into a practical bowling all-rounder and followed up his maiden first-class half-century with match-winning figures of 6-21 in Kenya’s 2005 Intercontinental Trophy victory over Uganda.

In November 2019, he was named to Kenya’s squad for the Oman Cricket World Cup Challenge League B tournament.

In April 2022, Cricket Kenya named Onyango as the interim head coach of the Kenya women’s national cricket team.

4. Stuart Broad – Fourth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Stuart Broad - Fourth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

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The England cricketer Stuart Broad is the bowler with the fourth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 19, 2007, he conceded 60 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 15.00 in the match between England and India at the Durban Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Stuart Broad:

Stuart Christopher John Broad was born on 24 June 1986.

He is an English cricketer who plays Test cricket for the England cricket team and a former One Day and Twenty 20 International captain.

He is a right-arm seam bowler and a left-handed batsman.

Cricket career of Stuart Broad:

Broad played for the England Under-19 squad in 2005, facing the Sri Lankan Under-19 squad.

In the 2007 World Cup. He finished the tournament by scoring the winning runs in England’s final match against the West Indies.

On 17 September 2015, NET tram 237 was named in honour of Broad.

He was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2016 Birthday Honours for services to cricket.

5. Mitchell Starc – Fifth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Mitchell Starc - Fifth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

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The Australian cricketer Mitchell Starc is the bowler with the fifth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On November 14, 2021, he conceded 60 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 15.00 in the match between Australia and New Zealand at the Dubai(DSC) Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Mitchell Starc:

Mitchell Aaron Starc was born on 30 January 1990. 

He is an Australian international cricketer, a left-arm fast bowler and a lower-order left-handed batsman.

Cricket career of Mitchell Starc:

On 15 November 2015, Starc delivered one of the fastest deliveries in a Test match, at 160.4 km/h against Ross Taylor of New Zealand.

Starc became the fastest bowler to take (over) 100 ODI wickets on 21 August 2016 against Sri Lanka.

In August 2021, in the first match against Bangladesh, Starc became the first bowler for Australia to take 50 wickets in T20I cricket. Later the same month, Starc was named in Australia’s squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

6. Naveen-ul-Haq – Sixth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Naveen-ul-Haq - Sixth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup.

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The Afghan cricketer Naveen-ul-Haq is the bowler with the sixth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On November 3, 2021, he conceded 59 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 14.75 in the match between Afghanistan and India at the Abu Dhabi Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Naveen-ul-Haq:

Naveen-ul-Haq Murid was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, on 23 September 1999.

He is an Afghan cricketer, a Right-handed batsman, and a Right-arm medium-fast bowler.

Cricket career of Naveen-ul-Haq:

Naveen made his One Day International (ODI) debut for Afghanistan against Bangladesh on 25 September 2016.

In December 2016, he was the captain for Afghanistan in the 2016 Under-19 Asia Cup.

In December 2017, Naveen was named as the captain of Afghanistan’s squad for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

In August 2019, Naveen was named in Afghanistan’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for the 2019–20 Bangladesh Tri-Nation Series.

He made his T20I debut for Afghanistan, against Bangladesh, on 21 September 2019.

In September 2021, he was named to Afghanistan’s squad for the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

7. Nehemiah Odhiambo – Seventh-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Nehemiah Odhiambo - Seventh-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

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The Kenyan cricketer Nehemiah Odhiambo is the bowler with the seventh-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 14, 2007, he conceded 57 runs in 4 overs with 1 wicket and an economy rate of 14.25 in the match between Kenya and Sri Lanka at the Johannesburg Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Nehemiah Odhiambo:

Nehemiah Odhiambo Ngoche was born on August 7 1984.

He is a Kenyan cricketer. He plays both One Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals for Kenya. 

He is the brother of fellow Kenyan cricketers Lameck Onyango, James Ngoche, and Shem Ngoche.

Cricket career of Nehemiah Odhiambo:

On February 4, 2010, against Scotland in Nairobi, Odhiambo became the first player to ever take a five-wicket haul in a T20I on home soil.

He also became the second bowler in T20I history to record a fifer.

In the Kenyan team for the World Cup held in Bangladesh, India, and Sri Lanka from February 19 to April 2, 2011, Odhiambo was one of three brothers, along with James and Shem.

He was named to Kenya’s squad for the 2018 Africa T20 Cup in September 2018.

He was named to Kenya’s squad for the Regional Final of the 2021 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Africa Qualifier tournament in Rwanda in October 2021.

8. Joginder Sharma – Eighth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Joginder Sharma - Eighth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

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Alt text: Most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, Joginder Sharma.

The Indian cricketer Joginder Sharma is the bowler with the eighth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 19, 2007, he conceded 57 runs in 4 overs with no wickets and an economy rate of 14.25 in the match between India and England at the Durban Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Joginder Sharma:

Joginder Sharma was born on 23 October 1983.

He is an Indian professional cricketer who currently serves as a Deputy superintendent of police in the Haryana Police.

He was a bowling all-rounder. He played as a right-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-fast bowler.

Cricket career of Joginder Sharma:

He was a member of the 2007 inaugural ICC T20 World Cup Champion Indian team.

Sharma earned a spot in the 2007 World Twenty20 in South Africa. He took two wickets in the final over of India’s semi-final against Australia, which India won by 15 runs.

In the final against Pakistan, he bowled the final over with 13 runs required, and India won the match.

9. Brett Lee – Ninth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Brett Lee - Ninth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup

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The Australian cricketer Brett Lee is the bowler with the ninth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On June 6, 2007, he conceded 56 runs in 4 overs with 1 wicket and an economy rate of 14.00 in the match between Australia and West Indies at The Oval Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Brett Lee:

Brett Lee was born on 8 November 1976.

He is an Australian former international cricketer who played all three game formats.

He is a Right-arm fast bowler and a Right-handed lower-order batsman.

Cricket career of Brett Lee:

During his international career, Lee was recognized as one of the fastest bowlers in the world.

Lee made his Twenty20 and T20 International debut on 15 February 2005 against New Zealand in the first ever T20 international match.

He was called up to the squad for the 2007 ICC World Twenty20.

During the 2007 ICC World Twenty20, he made history by claiming the first hat-trick in T20 internationals in the Group F match against Bangladesh and also won the Man of the Match award.

10. Izatullah Dawlatzai – Tenth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

Most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup, Izatullah Dawlatzai.

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The Afghan cricketer Izatullah Dawlatzai is the bowler with the tenth-most runs conceded in an innings in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup.

On September 21, 2021, he conceded 56 runs in 3 overs with 2 wickets and an economy rate of 18.66 in the match between Afghanistan and England at the Colombo(RPS) Cricket Ground.

Personal life of Izatullah Dawlatzai:

Izatullah Dawlatzai was born on 10 May 1991.

He is an Afghan-German cricketer who has played international cricket for both Afghanistan and Germany. 

He is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium-fast.

Cricket career of Izatullah Dawlatzai:

Izatullah Dawlatzai’s debut for the senior team came in a first-class match against Kenya in the 2009-10 ICC Intercontinental Cup. 

In that match, he took his maiden first-class wicket, that of Collins Obuya. Following the first-class match, he made his One Day International debut against Kenya in the 2nd ODI. 

In his maiden List-A match, he took the wickets of Seren Waters and Collins Obuya for 37 runs.

In May 2019, he was named in Germany’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their three-match series against Belgium.

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