Most runs in a calendar year
Player Year Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
CH Gayle 2015 36 36 8 1665 151* 59.46 1012 164.52 3 10 0 123 135
(Barisal Bulls, Jamaica Tallawahs, Melbourne Renegades, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, West Indies)
V Kohli 2016 31 29 11 1614 113 89.66 1097 147.12 4 14 1 153 47
(India, Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Babar Azam 2019 39 39 4 1607 102* 45.91 1151 139.61 3 12 2 168 35
(Central Punjab (Pakistan), Karachi Kings, Pakistan, Somerset)
AB de Villiers 2019 43 43 13 1580 100* 52.66 1007 156.90 1 14 0 115 79
(Lahore Qalandars, Middlesex, Rangpur Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Tshwane Spartans)
CH Gayle 2012 40 38 6 1532 128* 47.87 1010 151.68 3 13 2 100 121
(Barisal Burners, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sydney Thunder, West Indies)
C Munro 2018 48 48 3 1530 104 34.00 1012 151.18 1 12 4 142 82
(Auckland, Balkh Legends, Delhi Daredevils, Hampshire, New Zealand, Trinbago Knight Riders)
BB McCullum 2017 59 58 6 1518 91 29.19 1068 142.13 0 11 5 131 94
(Brisbane Heat, Gujarat Lions, Lahore Qalandars, Middlesex, Rangpur Riders, Trinbago Knight Riders)
CH Gayle 2011 31 31 5 1497 109* 57.57 857 174.67 4 10 3 112 116
(Matabeleland Tuskers, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sydney Thunder, Western Australia)
KA Pollard 2019 62 58 19 1404 83 36.00 942 149.04 0 7 2 94 96
(Dhaka Dynamites, Mumbai Indians, Peshawar Zalmi, Trinbago Knight Riders, West Indies)
JM Vince 2019 48 47 6 1390 87* 33.90 1035 134.29 0 9 2 138 35
(Auckland, England, Hampshire, Multan Sultans, Paarl Rocks, Sydney Sixers)
Umar Akmal 2016 56 51 14 1386 115* 37.45 962 144.07 1 11 6 102 73
(Lahore Qalandars, Lahore Whites, Leicestershire, Pakistan, Rajshahi Kings, Trinbago Knight Riders)
CS Delport 2019 53 53 1 1381 129 26.55 934 147.85 2 7 4 151 61
(Chittagong Vikings, Essex, Islamabad United, Paarl Rocks, Rangpur Rangers)
CA Ingram 2018 51 50 13 1378 89 37.24 914 150.76 0 10 1 115 75
(Adelaide Strikers, Boost Defenders, Glamorgan, Kabul Zwanan, Karachi Kings, Trinbago Knight Riders)
AJ Finch 2018 39 38 10 1350 172 48.21 787 171.53 3 6 4 124 73
(Australia, Kings XI Punjab, Melbourne Renegades, Surrey)
DJM Short 2018 38 38 3 1346 122* 38.45 1027 131.06 1 10 2 131 52
(Australia, Hobart Hurricanes, Rajasthan Royals)
CH Gayle 2013 33 33 6 1344 175* 49.77 898 149.66 3 7 0 98 100
(Dhaka Gladiators, Jamaica, Jamaica Tallawahs, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sydney Thunder, West Indies)
CH Gayle 2016 48 47 4 1304 108* 30.32 826 157.86 2 7 5 93 112
(Chittagong Vikings, Jamaica Tallawahs, Lahore Qalandars, Melbourne Renegades, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Somerset, West Indies)
RR Rossouw 2019 45 43 11 1301 100* 40.65 901 144.39 1 10 3 133 44
(Hampshire, Khulna Tigers, Quetta Gladiators, Rangpur Riders)
CH Gayle 2017 44 43 7 1291 146* 35.86 922 140.02 2 7 4 84 101
(Karachi Kings, Rangpur Riders, Royal Challengers Bangalore, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, West Indies)
AD Hales 2019 48 48 5 1282 100 29.81 905 141.65 1 9 5 135 55
(Barbados Tridents, Durban Heat, England, Islamabad United, Nottinghamshire, Rangpur Riders, Sydney Thunder)
DJ Hussey 2010 49 47 12 1275 81* 36.42 956 133.36 0 7 2 83 49
(Australia, Kolkata Knight Riders, Northern Districts, Nottinghamshire, Victoria)
KS Williamson 2018 39 39 7 1266 84 39.56 922 137.31 0 12 2 107 45
(New Zealand, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Yorkshire)
SS Iyer 2019 42 42 7 1264 147 36.11 944 133.89 2 6 0 95 63
(Delhi Capitals, India, Mumbai)
KL Rahul 2019 31 31 6 1262 100* 50.48 889 141.95 1 13 1 111 54
(India, Karnataka, Kings XI Punjab)
DJ Malan 2019 35 35 5 1252 117 41.73 886 141.30 3 5 1 124 45
(Cumilla Warriors, England, Khulna Titans, Middlesex, Peshawar Zalmi)
RN ten Doeschate 2013 44 42 9 1248 95* 37.81 842 148.21 0 8 1 68 58
(Chittagong Kings, Essex, Kolkata Knight Riders, Otago)
AJ Finch 2017 40 40 2 1225 114* 32.23 772 158.67 1 8 2 113 60
(Australia, Gujarat Lions, Melbourne Renegades, Surrey)
KA Pollard 2017 60 55 10 1225 83* 27.22 829 147.76 0 8 1 74 78
(Adelaide Strikers, Barbados Tridents, Dhaka Dynamites, Karachi Kings, Mumbai Indians, West Indies)
RR Pant 2018 32 31 2 1209 128* 41.68 700 172.71 2 10 3 122 66
(Delhi, Delhi Daredevils, India)
LMP Simmons 2014 37 36 4 1209 100* 37.78 978 123.61 1 9 4 116 48
(Guyana Amazon Warriors, Mumbai Indians, West Indies)
DR Smith 2014 44 43 2 1203 110* 29.34 930 129.35 2 7 2 121 65
(Barbados Tridents, Chennai Super Kings, West Indies)
DA Warner 2019 25 25 8 1202 100* 70.70 848 141.74 2 13 1 107 33
(Australia, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Sylhet Sixers)
S Dhawan 2018 34 33 3 1186 92* 39.53 831 142.71 0 10 1 129 39
(India, Sunrisers Hyderabad)
DA Warner 2011 33 33 5 1181 135* 42.17 863 136.84 3 7 2 112 49
(Australia, Delhi Daredevils, New South Wales, Sydney Thunder)
SA Yadav 2019 37 35 8 1176 94* 43.55 804 146.26 0 8 2 128 36
(Mumbai, Mumbai Indians)
LMP Simmons 2015 37 37 2 1172 73 33.48 1026 114.23 0 11 3 126 38
(Brisbane Heat, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Mumbai Indians, Rangpur Riders, West Indies)
AJ Finch 2014 42 42 4 1172 89 30.84 916 127.94 0 9 2 114 47
(Australia, Melbourne Renegades, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Yorkshire)
CA Ingram 2019 50 49 7 1167 127* 27.78 828 140.94 1 6 2 101 55
(Adelaide Strikers, Delhi Capitals, Glamorgan, Karachi Kings, St Lucia Zouks)
SR Watson 2016 50 49 7 1163 124* 27.69 843 137.95 1 5 4 89 65
(Australia, Islamabad United, Royal Challengers Bangalore, St Lucia Zouks, Sydney Thunder)
Azhar Mahmood 2012 48 47 9 1158 100* 30.47 876 132.19 1 7 1 117 39
(Auckland, Dhaka Gladiators, Kent, Kings XI Punjab, Sydney Thunder, Wayamba United)
DPMD Jayawardene 2010 32 32 4 1156 110* 41.28 757 152.70 2 8 3 139 37
(Kings XI Punjab, Sri Lanka, Wayamba)
Ahmed Shehzad 2012 34 34 3 1138 113* 36.70 846 134.51 2 8 5 134 32
(Barisal Burners, Lahore Lions, Nagenahira Nagas, Pakistan)
DA Miller 2014 45 44 17 1135 93* 42.03 796 142.58 0 7 3 89 46
(Dolphins, Kings XI Punjab, South Africa, South Africans)
JC Buttler 2017 47 44 4 1134 80* 28.35 839 135.16 0 8 2 88 45
(Comilla Victorians, England, Lancashire, Mumbai Indians, Sydney Thunder)
LJ Evans 2019 43 42 7 1128 104* 32.22 885 127.45 1 6 2 121 28
(Dhaka Platoon, Multan Sultans, Rajshahi Kings, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Sussex)
DJM Short 2019 29 29 4 1124 96* 44.96 815 137.91 0 10 1 130 30
(Australia, Durham, Hobart Hurricanes)
E Lewis 2017 32 31 3 1124 125* 40.14 681 165.05 1 8 0 85 89
(Dhaka Dynamites, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, West Indies)
GJ Maxwell 2014 51 50 2 1123 95 23.39 662 169.63 0 6 6 96 70
(Australia, Hampshire, Kings XI Punjab, Melbourne Stars)
AB de Villiers 2016 30 29 5 1122 129* 46.75 672 166.96 1 10 2 92 61
(Barbados Tridents, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Africa)
JC Buttler 2018 31 31 3 1119 95* 39.96 747 149.79 0 10 1 111 44
(England, Lancashire, Rajasthan Royals, Sydney Thunder)
Tamim Iqbal 2016 30 30 6 1111 103* 46.29 914 121.55 1 10 1 109 33
(Bangladesh, Chittagong Vikings, Peshawar Zalmi)
SR Watson 2018 35 35 3 1108 117* 34.62 779 142.23 2 4 1 93 66
(Chennai Super Kings, Quetta Gladiators, Sydney Thunder)
L Ronchi 2017 36 34 2 1098 102 34.31 620 177.09 1 7 2 112 60
(Chittagong Vikings, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Leicestershire, New Zealand, Wellington)
SR Watson 2019 42 42 3 1096 100 28.10 826 132.68 1 8 4 105 58
(Chennai Super Kings, Quetta Gladiators, Rangpur Rangers, Sydney Thunder)
KC Sangakkara 2016 46 46 1 1096 72 24.35 837 130.94 0 7 2 126 20
(Dhaka Dynamites, Hobart Hurricanes, Jamaica Tallawahs, Quetta Gladiators, Surrey)
LJ Wright 2012 37 35 3 1090 117 34.06 712 153.08 1 6 1 114 43
(England, Impi, Melbourne Stars, Pune Warriors, Sussex)
DA Warner 2016 27 27 3 1086 93* 45.25 722 150.41 0 10 1 113 39
(Australia, Sunrisers Hyderabad)
TM Dilshan 2009 37 36 4 1086 96* 33.93 857 126.72 0 10 2 128 23
(Basnahira South, Delhi Daredevils, Sri Lanka)
PR Stirling 2019 37 37 2 1082 91 30.91 788 137.30 0 9 2 131 31
(Ireland, Khulna Titans, Middlesex)
Shoaib Malik 2016 44 40 11 1082 67* 37.31 880 122.95 0 5 1 83 33
(Barbados Tridents, Chittagong Vikings, Karachi Kings, Pakistan)
DA Warner 2010 45 45 2 1082 107* 25.16 731 148.01 1 5 4 110 53
(Australia, Delhi Daredevils, Middlesex, New South Wales, Northern Districts)
AD Russell 2019 46 41 13 1080 80* 38.57 593 182.12 0 4 2 68 101
(Dhaka Dynamites, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Multan Sultans, Rajshahi Royals)
LRPL Taylor 2010 49 44 10 1080 80* 31.76 735 146.93 0 5 1 77 69
(Central Districts, Durham, New Zealand, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Victoria)
DR Smith 2013 48 47 4 1077 68 25.04 894 120.46 0 7 5 110 44
(Barbados, Barbados Tridents, Mumbai Indians, Sussex, Sylhet Royals, West Indies A)
KA Pollard 2010 55 52 9 1076 89* 25.02 640 168.12 0 5 3 64 80
(Mumbai Indians, Somerset, South Australia, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
SK Raina 2018 37 35 4 1057 126* 34.09 758 139.44 1 7 1 106 34
(Chennai Super Kings, India, Uttar Pradesh)
CH Gayle 2019 43 43 2 1057 116 25.78 776 136.21 1 6 4 92 74
(Jamaica Tallawahs, Jozi Stars, Kings XI Punjab, Rangpur Riders, West Indies)
CH Gayle 2014 37 36 3 1056 111* 32.00 879 120.13 2 5 0 91 60
(Jamaica Tallawahs, Lions, Royal Challengers Bangalore, West Indies)
AJ Finch 2016 29 28 2 1053 79 40.50 750 140.40 0 11 2 104 37
(Australia, Gujarat Lions, Melbourne Renegades, Surrey)
MJ Guptill 2012 26 26 6 1042 120* 52.10 777 134.10 2 5 0 90 48
(Auckland, New Zealand, Sydney Thunder)
SK Raina 2010 29 29 7 1042 101 47.36 696 149.71 1 8 0 89 45
(Chennai Super Kings, India)
KA Pollard 2012 50 43 15 1041 65* 37.17 637 163.42 0 7 0 66 78
(Adelaide Strikers, Dhaka Gladiators, Mumbai Indians, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies)
MK Pandey 2019 37 31 12 1038 129* 54.63 687 151.09 2 6 0 87 42
(India, Karnataka, Sunrisers Hyderabad)
BB McCullum 2018 45 45 2 1037 68 24.11 815 127.23 0 6 4 93 51
(Brisbane Heat, Kandahar Knights, Lahore Qalandars, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Trinbago Knight Riders)
Imran Nazir 2012 37 37 4 1036 76* 31.39 718 144.28 0 9 3 118 42
(Dhaka Gladiators, Nagenahira Nagas, Pakistan, Sialkot Stallions)
BB McCullum 2012 37 36 1 1034 123 29.54 821 125.94 2 2 2 103 39
(Brisbane Heat, Kolkata Knight Riders, New Zealand, Otago)
AD Russell 2016 59 51 8 1033 100 24.02 650 158.92 1 0 1 65 78
(Dhaka Dynamites, Islamabad United, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Nottinghamshire, Sydney Thunder, West Indies)
Shoaib Malik 2014 37 37 9 1030 81* 36.78 843 122.18 0 7 2 73 33
(Barbados Tridents, Hobart Hurricanes, Pakistan, Sialkot Stallions, Warwickshire)
LJ Wright 2014 36 36 3 1028 153* 31.15 714 143.97 2 4 4 110 39
(Auckland, England, Melbourne Stars, Sussex)
CH Gayle 2018 36 34 2 1027 104* 32.09 741 138.59 1 8 4 90 73
(Balkh Legends, Jozi Stars, Kings XI Punjab, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, West Indies)
N Pooran 2019 41 37 8 1025 76* 35.34 688 148.98 0 7 4 68 75
(Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kings XI Punjab, Sylhet Sixers, West Indies, Yorkshire)
CA Lynn 2018 43 42 2 1023 74 25.57 777 131.66 0 4 3 113 45
(Australia, Brisbane Heat, Kolkata Knight Riders, Trinbago Knight Riders)
HM Amla 2017 26 26 5 1021 104* 48.61 714 142.99 2 7 1 99 32
(Cape Cobras, Kings XI Punjab, South Africa, World-XI)
OA Shah 2012 39 39 12 1021 79* 37.81 785 130.06 0 7 2 79 40
(Cape Cobras, Essex, Hobart Hurricanes, Rajasthan Royals)
KP Pietersen 2015 26 25 4 1020 115* 48.57 696 146.55 2 7 1 86 50
(Dolphins, Melbourne Stars, St Lucia Zouks, Surrey)
JP Duminy 2009 35 34 11 1019 99* 44.30 830 122.77 0 11 3 81 29
(Cape Cobras, Mumbai Indians, South Africa)
GJ Maxwell 2018 41 40 5 1017 103* 29.05 701 145.07 1 5 1 74 48
(Australia, Delhi Daredevils, Melbourne Stars)
Shoaib Malik 2019 40 39 13 1010 87 38.84 820 123.17 0 7 5 79 31
(Comilla Victorians, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jozi Stars, Multan Sultans, Pakistan, Rajshahi Royals, Southern Punjab (Pakistan))

Performances in matches that overlap years are credited to the year in which they occurred

Records includes the following recent matches:
Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars at Adelaide, Big Bash League, Jan 22, 2020 [Twenty20]
Melbourne Renegades v Hobart Hurricanes at Melbourne (Docklands), Big Bash League, Jan 21, 2020 [Twenty20]
Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), SLC Twenty-20 Tournament final, Jan 21, 2020 [Twenty20]