Top 10 fastest centuries in T20 cricket: T20 cricket format is known as a short span cricket form which is considered to be equally important as the other forms. It has a world Cup tournament that is very exciting to watch. In just 20 overs, a player has to show his talent on the field. When a batsman is on the crease, he just aims to perform well and touch the victory line as fast as he can. Batsman’s spirit can not let down the team till the end of the match.
In T20, each team bats for 20 overs(120 balls). Scoring 100 is a challenge as a batsman has to make runs in minimum balls that define the fastest run maker. It is inspiring to set a landmark by hitting centuries for every batsman. Today, in this article we are going to learn about the best top 10 batsman who scores the fastest centuries in T20.
Top 10 Fastest Centuries in T20 Cricket
1. DA Miler
David Andrew Miller, a professional cricketer from South Africa is a left-handed batsman. BCCCI retained him in IPL 2021 by keeping his ability in mind. Miler had hit the century in 35 balls in the match between SA and Bangladesh.
2. Rohit Sharma
A young and talented right-handed batsman from the Indian cricket team struggled with consistency in performance. But inconsistency was never becoming the reason for his brilliant understanding and judgment on the crease. He scored a hundred in just 35 balls against India vs Sri Lanka. He rocked the IPL tournament with his extraordinary sense of sport.
3. HG Munsey
A Scottish cricket player had represented Scotland in 2015 for the ICC cricket world cup in T20. He was a debutant then. A Left-handed batsman scored the century in 41 balls in the match played between Scotland and Netherland.
4. S Periyalwar
Indian origin Periyalwar is basically a software engineer turned professional cricket player. He is remembered because of his outstanding and record-breaking win in T20. He stroked the 107 on just 39 deliveries. It was a match between Romania and Turkey. Romania has beaten Turkey by 173 runs.
5. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle is an International cricket player from West Indies. He is a left-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bawler known as an all-rounder. Gayle hot the century in 50 balls for the T20 cricket tournament. It was a match between West Indies vs South Africa.
6. Babar Hayat
Babar Hayat is Pakistan born captained of Hong Kong, a cricket team. He made his T20 debut in 2014 and had scored the century in 50 balls while playing for The match between Hong Kong vs Oman.
7. Sudesh Wickramasekara
A right-handed batsman from the Czech Republic considered as an all-rounder has hooked the team to a different level by his stormy performance of hitting a century in just 35 balls by remaining unbeaten in T20T20 against Turkey. F
8. Hazratullah Zazai
Hazratullah Zazai has scored 162 runs in 42 balls against Ireland. It was the highest score of an individual in T20. Hazratullah Zazai is an Afghani left handed batsman.
9. Jean Pierre Kotze
Jean Pierre Kotze Is a Namibian wicket keeper batsman. He hit the century in 42 balls in T20. His performance on the forks is really memorable as he hit the 7 fours and 9 sixes to reach up to the target of scoring a hundred played against Botswana.
10. Richard Levi
Richard Levi is a right-handed batsman from South Africa who has scored the unbeaten 117 against New Zealand in 45 balls. He is the record holder of making the fastest hundred in T20.
All the listed players are having tremendously fantastic in their field and they did a great job. Each one belonging to a different era in cricket. We can hope to see more mesmerizing centuries from the upcoming brilliant batsman in the near future.
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