List of fastest centuries in T20 International Cricket

David Miller, Rohit Sharma, and Sudesh Wickramasekara jointly hold the record for the fastest T20I century of all time. Check the complete list of fastest centuries in T20 International Cricket below.
Created On: Nov 8, 2021 13:46 IST
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Fastest centuries in T20 format
Fastest centuries in T20 format

Originally introduced by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), T20I is an international cricket event that is played between two teams who have been granted T20I status by International Cricket Council (ICC). T20 International consists of 16 teams and is a limited over format match (maximum 20 overs). 

David Miller, Rohit Sharma, and S Wickramasekara hold the joint record for scoring the fastest T20I century of all time. Chris Gayle is the first player to hit a century in the T20I format against South Africa at the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 in 2007. Check the complete list of fastest centuries in T20 International Cricket below. 

The list of fastest centuries in T20 International Cricket 

Player

Balls

Opponent (year)

1. David Miller

35

Bangladesh, 2017

2. Rohit Sharma

35

Srilanka, 2017

3. Sudesh Wickramasekara

35

Turkey, 2019

4. Sivakumar Periyalwar

39

Turkey, 2019

5. Henry George Munsey

41

Netherlands, 2019

6. Shaheryar Butt

41

The Czech Republic, 2020

7. Hazratullah Zazai  

42

Ireland, 2019

8. Jean-Pierre Kotze

43

Botswana,2019

9. Richard Levi  

45

New Zealand, 2012

10. Faf Du Plessis

46

West Indies, 2015

11. KL Rahul  

46

West Indies, 2016

12. GD Philips

46

West Indies, 2020

12. Aaron Finch

47

England, 2013

13. Chris Gayle

47

England, 2016

14. Colin Munro

47

West Indies, 2018

15. Ravinderpal Singh

47

The Cayman Islands, 2019

16. Evin Lewis

48

India, 2016

16. Dawid Malan

48

New Zealand 2019

17. Glenn Maxwell

49

Sri Lanka, 2016

18. Martin Guptill

49

Australia, 2018

19. Paras Khadka

49

Singapore, 2019

20. Babar Azam

49

South Africa, 2021

21. Chris Gayle

50

South Africa, 2007

22. BB McCullum

50

Australia, 2010

23. Babar Hayat

50

Oman, 2016

24. AJ Finch

50

Australia, 2018

25. GJ Maxwell

50

India, 2019

26. BB McCullum

51

Bangladesh, 2012

27. Mohammad Shahzad

52

Zimbabwe, 2016

28. C Munro

52

India, 2017

29. E Lewis

53

India, 2017

30. KL Rahul 

53

England, 2018

31. C Munro 

54

India, 2017

32. TM Dilshan

55

Australia, 2011

33. Rohit Sharma

56

England, 2018

34. DA Warner

56

Sri Lanka, 2019

35. RD Berrington

57

Bangladesh, 2012

36. Ahmed Shehzad

58

Bangladesh, 2014

37. GJ Maxwell

58

England, 2018

38. Rohit Sharma

58

West Indies, 2018

39. Suresh Raina

59

South Africa, 2010

40. MP O'Dowd

59

Malaysia, 2021

41. AD Hales

60

Sri Lanka, 2014

42. SR Watson

60

India, 2016

43. Tamim Iqbal

60

Oman, 2016

44. Shaiman Anwar

60

Papua New Guinea, 2017

The first T20I match was held between Australia and New Zealand on 17 February 2005 at  Eden Park in Auckland. Australia defeated New Zealand by 44 runs with Australian captain Ricky Ponting finishing not out on 98 runs.  

Highlights:

1. The first century of T20 International format was scored (117 runs) by Chris Gayle against South Africa at the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 in 2007.

2. Aaron Finch of Australia has a record of the highest score (172 runs) in the T20I format.

3. David Miller, Rohit Sharma and S Wickramasekara have scored the fastest century in T20 off just 35 balls each.

4. Australia's Glenn Maxwell and New Zealand's Colin Munro have scored 3 centuries each.

5.  Only three Indian players namely, Suresh Raina, Rohit Sharma, and KL Rahul manage to score at least a century in the T20I format so far.

6. Hazratullah Zazai (Afghanistan) is the youngest player (20 years, 337 days) who scored a century in the T20I format.

Hazratullah-Zazai

(Hazratullah Zazai)

So, this was the complete list of the fastest centuries T20 International Cricket. Click on the below links to know more about the fastest centuries in Cricket. 

List of 10 fastest Centuries in ODIs

List of Centuries scored by Indians in the debut Test match

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  • ZainApr 15, 2021
    Plz Add Babar Azam Name in this list He Hit Century in just 49 balls yesterday Must Reply...Thanks
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