The 7 All-Time Leading Twenty 20 International Run Scorers

Fans the world over love the hard-hitting action of T20 cricket (image: kiaoval.com)

Fans the world over love the hard-hitting action of T20 cricket (image: kiaoval.com)

Since its inception at a domestic level in England back in 2003, Twenty 20 cricket has changed the face of the game around the world, become one of the most popular formats at international level and regularly fills stadiums in every cricket playing nation.

Fast paced, high octane and all action, Twenty 20 Internationals are growing in number as the years go on and the sixth edition of the Twenty 20 World Cup is due to take place early next year. Why then has the shortest form of the game blossomed so impressively in the twelve years of its existence? Well it’s in no small part due to the explosive batting of the following seven men who have scored the most career T20 International runs of all time.