Sri Lanka defeated Pakistan by 23 runs in the final match of Asia Cup 2022. Bhanuka Rajapakse was chosen as the 'Player of the Match' for this match. While Wanindu Hasaranga was chosen as the 'Player of the Series'. But the record of scoring the most runs in this tournament was recorded in the name of Mohammad Rizwan of Pakistan. In this case, former Indian captain Virat Kohli stood second. Kohli is the only Indian in the list of top five players.
Rizwan topped in terms of scoring the most runs in Asia Cup 2022. He scored 281 runs in 6 matches. During this, Rizwan scored three half-centuries. In this case, Kohli remained at number two. He scored 276 runs in 5 matches. Kohli scored a century and two half-centuries. Ibrahim Zadran finished third. He scored 196 runs in 5 matches. While Bhanuka Rajapakse finished fourth with 191 runs. Bhanuka was the highest run scorer for Sri Lanka.
This time, Rizwan also stood first in terms of scoring the most half-centuries in the Asia Cup. He has scored three half-centuries. While Kohli, Nissanka and Kusal Mendis scored two half-centuries each. Kohli was the only player to score a century in the tournament. He scored an unbeaten 122 against Afghanistan facing 61 balls. Kohli had hit 12 fours and 6 sixes in this match.
Mohammad Rizwan - 281 runs
Virat Kohli - 276 runs
Ibrahim Zadran - 196 runs
Bhanuka Rajapakse - 191 runs
Pathum Nissanka - 173 runs
Virat Kohli was the highest run-scorer for India in the Asia Cup 2022. Kohli scored 276 runs in 5 innings of 5 matches at an excellent average of 92.00 and remained unbeaten twice. He scored a century and 2 half-centuries in this tournament and his best innings was 122 not out. Even after getting out on zero in a match, his strike rate was 147.59 and Kohli also hit 20 fours and 11 sixes.
Suryakumar Yadav, who scored 139 runs in 5 innings of 5 matches with an average of 34.75, was the second highest run-scorer for India in Asia Cup 2022. This time, Indian captain Rohit Sharma was at number three in terms of scoring the most runs, who scored 133 runs in 4 innings of 4 matches at an average of 33.25 and also scored a half-century. On the other hand, KL Rahul finished fourth, scoring 132 runs in 5 innings of 5 matches at an average of 26.40 and scoring a half-century. Rishabh Pant was at number five in terms of runs, who scored 51 runs in 3 innings of 4 matches at an average of 25.50.