Fastest 50 in T20 World Cup. Check Complete List

Updated on: Oct 25, 2022 9:00 pm IST

  • T20 World Cup

    Fastest 50 in T20 World Cup: Since its inception in 2007, T20 World Cup has seen many enthralling performances with the bat. Batsmen over the years have produced some magnificent performances and in the process have reached various milestones as well. Many fifties have been scored in the tournament. While some have been swashbuckling, few came in struggling conditions.

    Let’s take a look at Fastest 50 in T20 World Cup

    S.No

    Player Name

    Team

    Balls to reach fifty

    Against

    Year

    1.

    Yuvraj Singh

    India

    12 balls

    England

    2007

    2.

    Marcus Stoinis

    Australia

    17 balls

    Sri Lanka

    2022

    3.

    Stephan Myburgh

    Netherlands

    17 balls

    Ireland

    2014

    4.

    KL Rahul

    India

    18 balls

    Scotland

    2021

    5.

    Glenn Maxwell

    Australia

    18 balls

    Pakistan

    2014

    The Fastest 50 in the T20 World Cup belongs to none other than Yuvraj Singh. The southpaw achieved the feat against England in the inaugural edition of the tournament when he smashed a half-century in 12 balls. Notably, this was the same innings, in which he smashed 6 sixes to Stuart Broad.

    Marcus Stoinis became the second Fastest batter to smash a half-century in the T20 World Cup. The all-rounder was at his hitting best as he smashed fifty in just 17 balls against Sri Lanka in the T20 World Cup 2022. His innings helped his side win the game inside 17 overs.

    Netherlands’ Stephan Myburgh holds the record for a joint second-fastest second half-century in the T20 World Cup. He achieved the feat when he smashed 50 runs in just 17 balls against Ireland during the T20 World Cup 2014.

    KL Rahul has the fourth Fastest 50 in T20 World Cup. The opening batter took also took 18 balls to reach the milestone. He achieved the feat during the T20 World Cup 2021 clash against Scotland in Dubai.

    Another Australian that is in the list of the Fastest 50 in the T20 World Cup is Glenn Maxwell. The all-rounder smashed the half-century in just 18 balls when he tonked Pakistani pacers during the T20 World Cup 2014.

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