BBL: Batsmen with 2000+ runs
During The Big Bash League 2020-21, Jon Wells became the 6th batsman to score 2,000+ BBL runs, joining the likes of Chris Lynn and Aaron Finch.
Brisbane Heat’s Chris Lynn has now featured in the Big Bash League for a decade and has scored the most runs in the history of the tournament. Lynn has scored 2752 runs from 87 matches at an average of 38.22 while striking at 151.37. He has hit one century and 23 half centuries, with the best of 101.
Melbourne Renegades’ skipper Aaron Finch has also completed a decade in the Big Bash League. From 76 matches, he has scored 2431 runs at an average of 34.3 and a strike rate of 134.60. Finch has the best of 111 and has scored two centuries and 18 half centuries in his BBL career while hitting 86 maximums.
Glenn Maxwell, who has represented both Melbourne Renegades and Melbourne Stars, made his BBL debut in 2011. He has now scored 2205 runs from 87 matches at an average of 32.42 and a strike rate of 149.08. Maxwell has struck 17 half centuries in the tournament and has the best of 84.
Shaun Marsh has represented Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers in the Big Bash League. From 61 matches, he has scored 2196 runs at an average of 41.4 and a strike rate of 128.27. He has struck 20 half centuries in the BBL, with the best of 99 not out.
All-rounder Marcus Stoinis delivered his best performances with the bat when he was promoted to open the batting for Melbourne Stars. Stoinis began his BBL journey with Perth Scorchers in 2012 and then moved to the Stars. From 74 BBL matches, he has scored 2137 runs at an average of 36.84 and a strike rate of 131.58. The all-rounder has struck one century and 14 half centuries and has the best of 147 not out.
The Hobart Hurricanes opener D’Arcy Short forms a formidable pair with Matthew Wade and has scored 2109 runs from just 57 BBL matches at an average of 40.55 and a strike rate of 138.93. Short made his BBL debut for the Hobart Hurricanes in 2016 and has already hit two centuries and 18 half centuries.
Jon Wells recently became the sixth batsman to score over 2000 runs in the history of Big Bash League. Wells has scored 2033 runs from 93 matches.