PSL 5 records highest run-rate among all T20 leagues in 2020


Karachi: The Pakistan Super League (PSL) season five achieved the top spot in a unique list. Among all the foreign T20 league, the tournament accumulated the highest run-rate in the last one year.

PSL 2020 gathered a rate of 8.64, meaning that an average inning score per innings was nearly 173. The final and Qualifier were a low-scoring encounter but the Eliminators were high scoring.

Second, on the list is New Zealand’s Super Smash with a rate of 8.58. South Africa’s Mzansi Super League is placed third with 8.40 while the Indian Premier League (IPL) is placed fourth with a rate of 8.28.  The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) took the last place with a rate of 7.02.

Note, Karachi Kings beat Lahore Qalandars by five wickets to claim the PSL 5 trophy on Tuesday night.

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