Opener Liton Das completed 1000 runs in T20 as the sixth batsman of Bangladesh. Liton scored 32 runs off 19 balls with 6 fours in the first of the three-match T20I series against Zimbabwe that started on Saturday. As a result, he completed 1000 runs in T20.
Liton needed 20 runs to score 1000 runs before the first T20 in Harare. Liton entered the club of 1000 in T20 by hitting a boundary in the fourth ball of the fifth over of Bangladesh’s batting innings.
Mahmudullah Riyad-Shakib Al Hasan-Tamim Iqbal-Mushfiqur Rahim and Soumya Sarkar have written their names on behalf of Bangladesh in this list before Liton.
Batsmen who completed 1000 runs for Bangladesh in T20:
Batsman Match Run
Mahmudullah Riyadh 118 2043
Shakib Al Hasan 99 2010
Tamim Iqbal 74 1701
Mushfiqur Rahim 100 1495
Soumya Sarkar 66 1136
Liton Das 52 1012