Babar Azam breaks Virat Kohli’s record by being the fastest batsman to 2,000 T20I runs


ISLAMABAD , , APRIL 25 :  Pakistan skipper Babar Azam added another feather to his cap when he became the fastest batsman to score 2,000 T20I runs.

Azam was able to achieve the impressive feat from just 52 T20I innings whereas Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who previously held the record, managed to do the same in just 56 innings.

This makes Azam the third Pakistani batsman to achieve the feat, with Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez the other two who scored 2,000 T20I runs.

He is the 11th cricketer to score 2,000 T20I runs.