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Fastest Century in T20 World Cup history 2007 -2024

Fastest Century in T20 World Cup: West Indies legend Chris Gayle scored the fastest T20 World Cup century by scoring the 100 runs mark in just 47 balls. Gayle achieved this massive feat during the 2016 T20 World Cup in a match against England.

It is worth mentioning, that Chris Gayle holds the top two positions in the list of players with the fastest Hundreds in T20 World Cup history.

As a player, every individual will look to score as many runs as possible in every single delivery of the over to push the team’s score as much as possible.

Scoring a Century in the T20 format is one of the biggest feats for a player in cricket as it is more impressive when they score the fastest hundred with only a limited number of deliveries in the innings.

Fastest Century in T20 World Cup

Suresh Raina is the only Indian batter to score a century in ICC MEn’s T20 World Cup history. Raina scored his century in the 2010 T20 World Cup in a match against South Africa.

Player Team Runs Balls SR Against Ground Match Date
Chris Gayle West Indies 100* 47 208.33 v England Mumbai 16 Mar 2016
Chris Gayle West Indies 117 50 205.26 v South Africa Johannesburg 11 Sep 2007
Brendon McCullum New Zealand 123 51 212.06 v Bangladesh Pallekele 21 Sep 2012
Rilee Rossouw South Africa 109 52 194.64 v Bangladesh Sydney 27 Oct 2022
Ahmed Shehzad Pakistan 111* 58 179.03 v Bangladesh Dhaka 30 Mar 2014
Suresh Raina India 101 59 168.33 v South Africa Gros Islet 2 May 2010
Alex Hales England 116* 60 181.25 v Sri Lanka Chattogram 27 Mar 2014
Tamim Iqbal Bangladesh 103* 60 163.49 v Oman Dharamsala 13 Mar 2016
Mahela Jayawardene Sri Lanka 100 63 156.25 v Zimbabwe Providence 3 May 2010

 

Check: Most Runs in T20 World Cup history

Who scored the Fastest Century in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup?

West Indies batter Chris Gayle scored the fastest century in the T20 World Cup by scoring the 100 runs mark in just 47 balls in a match against England during the 2016 T20 World Cup.

Who scored the most Centuries in the T20 World Cup?

Chris Gayle has the most centuries in T20 World Cups as he hit two hundred during his career.

Which Indian player has scored centuries in the T20 World Cup?

Suresh Raina scored a century during the 2010 T20 World Cup match against South Africa in 2010.

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