Yuvraj Singh still holds the record of Fastest Fifty in T20 Internationals, 12 Balls
Yuvraj Singh still holds the record of Fastest Fifty in T20 Internationals, 12 Balls

The Fastest Fifty in T20 Internationals cricket was scored by the Yuvraj Singh against England during ICC World Twenty20 at Durban, on September 19, 2007 when he completed his 50 in just 12 Balls.

Yuvraj Singh had scored 6 sixes in an over of Stuart Broad in the same match. This record is still held by Yuvraj Singh even after 14 years.

About Yuvraj Singh (from Wikipedia Page)

Yuvraj Singh is a former Indian international cricketer who played in all formats of the game.

An all-rounder who bats left-handed in the middle order and bowls slow left-arm orthodox, Yuvraj is the son of former Indian fast bowler and Punjabi actor Yograj Singh.

One of the greatest limited over players to play for India, Yuvraj was particularly noted for his aggressive stroke play of the ball and his fielding.

Yuvraj was a member of the Indian cricket team in One Day Internationals (ODIs) between 2000 and 2017 and played his first Test match in October 2003.

He was the vice-captain of the Indian ODI team between 2007 and 2008.

He was the Man of the Tournament in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, and one of the top performers at the 2007 ICC World T20, both of which India won.

In a match against England at the 2007 World T20, he famously hit six sixes in one over bowled by Stuart Broad — a feat performed only three times previously in any form of senior cricket, and never in an international match between two teams with Test match status.

In the same match, he set the record for the fastest fifty in Twenty20 Internationals and in all T20 cricket, reaching 50 runs in 12 balls.

During the 2011 World Cup, he became the first player to take a 5-wicket haul and score a 50 in the same World Cup match.

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