Mohammad Rizwan crossed this milestone by taking his 48th run in the innings against Hong Kong in the Asia Cup, Mohammad Rizwan is the seventh Pakistani to complete 5000 runs in T20 cricket.
Earlier, Shoaib Malik, Babar Azam, Muhammad Hafeez, Kamran Akmal, Ahmed Shahzad and Umar Akmal have also scored 5000 runs.
In T20 cricket, Shoaib Malik is leading with 11698 runs, Babar Azam has scored 7890 runs. Mohammad Hafeez has scored 7811 runs and Kamran Akmal has scored 6775 runs.
Ahmed Shehzad has scored 6446 runs while Umar Akmal has scored 5631 runs in his T20 career.