Babar Azam just surpassed Virat Kohli to score quickest 1000 T20 runs. Babar Azam took only 26 innings to reach milestone while Virat Kohli 27.

Babar Azam also scored 8th career fifty today against New Zealand. Babar Azam who is #1 T20 batsmen in ICC ranking also the 2nd youngest batsmen to score 1000 T20 runs.

Quickest To Reach 1000 T20 Runs excluding Babar Azam.

     
PlayerOppositionGroundMatInns
V Kohli (INDIA)v South AfricaDharamsala2927
AJ Finch (AUS)v Sri LankaMelbourne2929
KP Pietersen (ENG)v IndiaManchester3232
AD Hales (ENG)v Sri LankaThe Oval3232
F du Plessis (SA)v EnglandMumbai3232
CH Gayle (WI)v IrelandKingston3534
KS Williamson (NZ)v BangladeshNapier3634
MDKJ Perera (SL)v BangladeshColombo (RPS)3434
BB McCullum (NZ)v ZimbabweProvidence3535
MJ Guptill (NZ)v South AfricaPort Elizabeth3836
SR Watson (AUS)v EnglandSouthampton3736
GJ Maxwell (AUS)v EnglandMelbourne4136
DA Warner (AUS)v IrelandColombo (RPS)3737
HM Amla (SA)v Sri LankaDelhi3737
KC Sangakkara (SL)v West IndiesPallekele3938
H Masakadza (ZIM)v PakistanHarare3838
Mohammad Shahzad (AFG)v ZimbabweSharjah3838
C Munro (NZ)v AustraliaSydney4138
DPMD Jayawardene (SL)v New ZealandPallekele4040
TM Dilshan (SL)v New ZealandPallekele4140
JP Duminy (SA)v Sri LankaColombo (RPS)4340
RG Sharma (INDIA)v AustraliaSydney4740