There is not much time left for the start of the T20 World Cup which will be held in India from the month of March next year. All teams are already preparing for it. A large number of people are also waiting for the event to start. The cricket World Cup live streaming will be broadcasted on the Star Sports network. The T20 cricket world cup 2016 live streaming will also be made available on various internet platforms including the Hotstar app. T20 is a format where big scores are made and batsmen are supposed to hit shots and make any many runs as possible since the overs are few. It becomes very challenging to score a century in such limited balls. But many batsmen have done it by playing some brilliant knocks. So let us take a look at top 5 batsmen who have scored hundred in T20 cricket.
Names of Top 5 Batsmen Who Have Scored Hundred in T20 Cricket
Chris Gayle, the first batsman to score 100 in T20 match, smashed a century in the first match of the ICC World T20 in 2007 against South Africa. And all his efforts went in vain as his 117 runs were of no use when South Africa won the match. He was the batsman who scored first hundred in T20 cricket history.
Brendon McCullum has the second highest score In T20 cricket. He is one of the top 5 batsmen who have scored a century in T20 cricket. He smashed 123 runs in a merciless display to thrash the opponents and take his team to victory. Read: India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup 2016 Match
Suresh Raina is one of the finest Indian batsmen He scored a century in T20 cricket and his efforts came against South Africa when he smashed the ball around the park in World T20 in 2009 and made a score of 101. His efforts were enough to seal victory for his team as he became thefirst Indian batsmen who scored hundred in T20 cricket.
Francois Du Plessis
Francois Du Plessis has the third highest score of 119 runs in T20 Cricket. He made 119 runs as he became one of the batsmen who scored hundred in T20. He took his team to the highest ever score of 232 and despite his efforts, his team could not muster a win. Also Read-: Best Coaches Indian Team ever Had,
Aaron Finch has the highest score in T20 cricket. He became the first batsman to score century against England in their home and made 156 runs, which is the only 150 runs plus score in T20.