T20 format is a game of cricket that is loved by many of the cricket fans in this current generation. It is a fast-evolving and high-paced match where the match result can change within no time. T20 format is tailor-made for batsmen to showcase their ability in scoring runs at a brisk rate. It is all about entertaining the crowd with boundaries. There are many specialistT20 batsmen globally. Here are the top-10 batsmen with the most hundreds in T20 format.
10. Ahmed Shehzad
Ahmed Shehzad, hailing from Pakistan is one of the talented players of the T20 format. He is one of those rare players who were blessed with pure talent but no luck. He played most of his T20 cricket for his domestic club in Pakistan and was also involved in many leagues worldwide. Overall, Shehzad scored five T20 hundred in 219 games with a strike rate of 124.
9. Babar Azam
Another Pakistani cricketer who made into the list of owning the most T20 hundreds is Babar Azam. He is regarded as one of the great Pakistani batsmen by many experts. Azam is an anchored type player where his prominent role is to stay and accumulate the runs. He is an experienced player and has played his share of T20 cricket for many clubs around the world. He has a total of five centuries to his name with an average of over 45
8. Rohit Sharma
Rohit Sharma is the senior batsman going through the ranks in T20 cricket through IPL.. He is elegant and fantastic to watch when he is in full flow. He is also the captain of one of the best T20 teams in the world – Mumbai Indians. Under his leadership, Mumbai Indians won three titles in IPL. Sharma has a total of six T20 centuries where four of them are scored for team India and the other two in IPL and domestic, respectively.
7. Shane Watson
Shane Watson is one of the superstars of T20 cricket. Watson represented many clubs around the world and has been successful in this format. He is one of the main reasons for Chennai Super Kings winning the IPL trophy in 2018, courtesy of Watson’s brilliant cameo in the finals. In 343 T20 games, Watson scored six centuries with a strike rate of 138.
6. Brendon McCullum
McCullum is an aggressive T20 player from New Zealand. He can score runs in any position- Most of his runs achieved are as an opener and top-order batter. He has represented many franchises and he was considered a terrific fielder. He scored 9922 T20 runs including seven tons at an impressive strike rate of 136.49.
5. Luke Wright
Luke Wright is one of the consistent performers of the England T20 domestic leagues. He represented Sussex in the T20 blast and had been a vital performer for Melbourne Stars in the BBL. Wright is a dominator, especially in the power play-over and one of the dangerous batsmen to bowl. Wright scored seven centuries with an incredible strike rate of 143.17 with an average close to 30.
4. Aaron Finch
Finch is on the run list in T20 form. He is tailor-made for this format. He is also the captain for Australia in the limited-overs cricket format. Finch made his BBL debut in 2011 and since then he’s been playing for Melbourne Renegades. He also has experience of playing around the world. Finch has scored eight centuries from 324 T20 games, with an aggressive strike rate of over 140. He is a vital cog for Australia and also for whichever franchise he plays.
3. David Warner
David Warner is one of the leading T20 players globally. He has been a vital performer for Australia and also in the Indian Premier League. Warner has won two orange caps in IPL, given to the batsman with most runs. He is the second on the list of most T20 runs of 10017 with an average of 37.80.
2. Michael Klinger
They say old is gold and Klinger is one example. Like other players, Klinger also represented more than one club but his best came out when he donned the orange jersey, the dominant team in the BBL- Perth Scorchers. Klinger played only 206 T20 games and scored eight centuries with an impressive average of 34.45.
1. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle is the Universe boss and the greatest T20 batsman ever who graced the game of T20. He is a legend of the game and a once-in-a-generation player. The bat swing, the ability to turn the game single-handedly and to destroy the oppositions mercilessly is the identification of Chris Gayle. Gayle scored 22 T20 centuries, 14 ahead of the next best.