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Fastest Fifty in T20 Internationals, Yuvraj Singh
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 16 years.
Fastest Fifty in T20 Internationals
|Yuvraj Singh||12||India v England||Durban||19-09-2007|
|Colin Munro||14||New Zealand v Sri Lanka||Auckland||10-01-2016|
|SD Hope||16||Bangladesh v West Indies||Sylhet||17-12-2018|
|MM Ali||16||England v South Africa||Bristol||27-07-2022|
|PR Stirling||17||Ireland v Afghanistan||Dubai (DSC)||24-03-2012|
|CH Gayle||17||West Indies v South Africa||Cape Town||09-01-2015|
|Q de Kock||17||South Africa v England||Durban||14-02-2020|
|LS Livingstone||17||England v Pakistan||Nottingham||17-07-2021|
|MP Stoinis||17||Australia v Sri Lanka||Perth||25-10-2022|
|David Warner||18||Australia v West Indies||Sydney||23-02-2010|
|GJ Maxwell||18||Australia v Pakistan||Mirpur||23-03-2014|
|GJ Maxwell||18||Australia v Sri Lanka||Colombo (RPS)||09-09-2016|
|Colin Munro||18||New Zealand v West Indies||Mount Maunganui||01-01-2018|
|Colin Munro||18||New Zealand v England||Hamilton||18-02-2018|
|E Lewis||18||West Indies v Bangladesh||Dhaka||22-12-2018|
|FH Allen||18||New Zealand v Bangladesh||Auckland||01-04-2021|
|KL Rahul||18||India v Scotland||Dubai (DSC)||05-11-2021|
|Shoaib Malik||18||Pakistan v Scotland||Sharjah||07-11-2021|
|Surya Kumar Yadav||18||India v South Africa||Guwahati||02-10-2022|
Yuvraj Singh record of Fastest Fifty in T20
Yuvraj Singh is a name synonymous with Indian cricket. He is a legendary all-rounder who has achieved many milestones in his illustrious career. One of his most memorable achievements came in the shortest format of the game, T20, where he holds the record for the fastest fifty.
On September 19, 2007, during the inaugural T20 World Cup, India was playing England in Durban, South Africa. Yuvraj Singh walked out to bat with India in dire need of quick runs. He had other ideas, however, as Yuvraj took the England bowlers to task with a blistering knock of 58 runs off just 16 balls.
The highlight of his innings was his six sixes in an over off England’s bowler Stuart Broad. This was the first time that a batsman had hit six sixes in an over in international cricket. Yuvraj’s knock helped India chase down the target with 8 balls to spare and sealed a famous victory for the team.
This incredible innings by Yuvraj Singh not only helped India win the match but also set a new record for the fastest fifty in T20 cricket. He reached his fifty in just 12 balls. Yuvraj’s knock was not only a testament to his batting skills but also his ability to perform under pressure. It was a knock that will forever be etched in the annals of Indian cricket history and remembered as one of the greatest innings in T20 cricket.
In conclusion, Yuvraj Singh’s fastest fifty in T20 cricket is a reminder of his exceptional talent and ability to take the game away from the opposition in the blink of an eye. His record still stands today as one of the most iconic moments in T20 cricket history.
When did Yuvraj Singh set the record for the fastest fifty in T20 cricket?
Yuvi set the record on September 19, 2007, during the inaugural T20 World Cup match between India and England.
How many balls did it take Yuvraj Singh to score his fastest fifty in T20 cricket?
Yuvraj Singh scored his fastest fifty in just 12 balls.
Against which team did Yuvraj Singh score his fastest fifty in T20 cricket?
Yuvraj Singh scored his fastest fifty in T20 cricket against England.
Did Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes in an over during his fastest fifty?
Yes, Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes in an over off England’s bowler Stuart Broad during his fastest fifty. This was the first time a batsman hit six sixes in an over in international cricket.
Is the record of fastest fifty in T20 cricket still held by Yuvraj Singh?
Yes, the record of fastest fifty in T20 cricket is still held by Yuvraj Singh. Fifty in 12 balls against England in Sep 2007 T20 World Cup match.
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