By Khushi Pal
Published Apr 26, 2024

Hindustan Times
Sports

Who’s leading the race to be India’s opener at ICC T20 World Cup 2024?

From Abhishek Sharma to Shubman Gill, based on their IPL 2024 performance so far, let's take a look at the leading contenders in the race to becoming India’s opener at ICC T20 World Cup 2024. 

Runs: 303

Matches: 8

Strike Rate: 162.90

Powerplay scoring rate - 10.5 runs per over

Rohit Sharma

Runs: 303

Matches : 8

Strike Rate: 157.34

Powerplay scoring rate - 9.12 runs per over

Yashasvi Jaiswal 

Runs: 430

Matches : 9

Strike Rate: 145.76 

Powerplay scoring rate - 9.3 runs per over

Virat Kohli 

Runs: 304

Matches : 9

Strike Rate: 146.14

Powerplay scoring rate - 7.98 runs per over

Shubman Gill

Runs: 302

Strike Rate: 141.12

Matches: 8 

Powerplay scoring rate - 8.94 runs per over

KL Rahul

Runs: 192

Matches : 8

Strike Rate: 168. 42

Powerplay scoring rate - 10.14 runs per over

Ishan Kishan

Runs: 196

Matches : 6

Strike Rate: 220.22

Powerplay scoring rate - 14.04 runs per over

Abhishek Sharma