Top 10 Fastest Fifties in T20 international cricket

Top 10 Fastest Fifties in T20 international cricket

Top 10 Fastest Fifties in T20 international cricket: T20 is the shortest form of cricket in the world today. Just 20 overs per innings give the adrenaline based rush to both fans and players. There is no space for mistakes or missed opportunities in this format. As it is also a format most favorable to the batsmen, we look at the Top 10 Fastest Fifties in T20 international cricket:

10. Gautam Gambhir – 19 balls v Sri Lanka, 2009:

(Photo Source: Associated Press)
Gautam Gambhir scored the then fastest 50 for India in just 19 balls. (Photo Source: Associated Press)

Gautam Gambhir scored the then fastest 50 for India in just 19 balls while chasing a stiff target of 216 against Sri Lanka in the 2009 series. India was given a good platform by Gambhir who made 55 off just 26 balls before being dismissed by Angelo Mathews. India went on to lose the match by 29 runs despite contributions by lower order.