The Big Bash League tournament is back, and this time it will be a total of 61 matches, including one Eliminator, Qualifier, Knock-out, and Challenger. The big final will be held on the 4th of February, 2023. The venues for the post-league games will be decided later.
Matt Short (Adelaide Strikers) kick-started the campaign with the first half-century of the season against Sydney Sixers, and the Melbourne Stars’ Joe Clarke hit the tournament’s first century against Hobart Hurricanes.
This article will list the top ten current-time run-scorers in the ongoing BBL Season.
Most Runs in BBL 2022
|Aaron Hardie||Perth Scorchers||460||15||4/0||141.10|
|Matt Short||Adelaide Strikers||458||14||2/1||144.47|
|Josh Inglis||Perth Scorchers||431||15||4/0||146.59|
|Aaron Finch||Melbourne Renegades||428||15||4/0||121.24|
|Chris Lynn||Adelaide Strikers||416||11||3/0||141.01|
|Joe Clarke||Melbourne Stars||381||14||1/1||124.10|
|Ashton Turner||Perth Scorchers||381||14||4/0||155.51|
|Jordan Silk||Sydney Sixers||363||14||1/0||126.92|
|Cameron Bancroft||Perth Scorchers||357||11||4/0||140.00|
|Tim David||Hobart Hurricanes||354||14||1/0||160.90|
The tournament’s highest score so far is Joe Clarke’s century knock of 66-balls 101. Find out the players who have scored maximum triple-digit knocks in BBL history here.
The highlights of this season will be Aaron Finch and D’Arcy Short pursuing their BBL stint to join Chris Lynn in becoming the 2nd and 3rd players to reach 3000 runs in the league.
One could see the players from Adelaide Strikers, Perth Scorchers, and Melbourne Renegades occupying most of the list, helping their team maintain the top-half position in the points table.
Josh Inglis and Faf du Plessis also stand out in the strike rate column while pouring in runs for their teams.