The strike rate for a batter means the average number of runs scored by them per 100 balls that they face. The higher the strike rate, the more aggressive the batter is. A high strike rate depicts that the batter scores runs at a high pace. T20 formats require a similar approach by the batter.
Multan Sultans, a T20 franchise team in PSL, is the one-time title-winning team. Let us have a look at the top ten players from Multan Sultans who have the best batting strike rate in PSL.
1. Timothy Hays David
Timothy Hays David is a middle order batter in the Singapore Cricket Team and has started playing for Multan Sultans in 2022. He has played 11 matches till now and made 278 runs with a decent average of 39.71. David's strike rate in these matches is of 194.40, and he has smashed 20 fours and 21 sixes in these PSL matches.
2. Rilee Roscoe Rossouw
The second player on our list is Rilee Roscoe Rossouw. He is a top-order batter and plays for the South Africa National Cricket Team. He started playing for the Multan Sultans in 2020 and has played 32 matches till now and made 664 runs with a batting average of 30.18. Rossouw's strike rate remained 156.23, and he also hit one century and four half-centuries.
3. Johnson Charles
Johnson Charles is a West Indies player in the National Cricket Team but plays in PSL for Multan Sultans. He played his first PSL match in 2019 and has played 14 games till now, in which he made a score of 325. His batting average in the matches is 29.54, and his strike rate is 152.58. Charles has smashed 35 fours and 12 sixes in these matches.
4. Khushdil Shah
Khushdil Shah, a middle-order batter in the Pakistan Cricket Team, is the sixth player on our list of highest scorers in Multan Sultans. He played his first PSL match in 2020 and has played 34 PSL matches to date. His total score in these matches is 540 and has maintained a batting average of 33.75 in the same. Khusdil's strike rate in PSL is 148.76, and he has hit 33 sixes and 33 fours.
5. James Michael Vince
James Michael Vince is a right-hand batter in the England Cricket Team and plays in the PSL for Multan Sultans. He is the fifth-highest scorer from Multan Sultans and played his first PSL match in 2019. He has played in 18 PSL matches and made 560 runs with a batting average of 32.94. He has smashed 72 fours and eighteen sixes in his PSL career till now and has maintained a strike rate of 146.98.
6. Sohaib Maqsood
Sohaib Maqsood is a middle-order batter and right-arm off-break bowler who plays for the Pakistan Cricket Team. He has been playing for the Multan Sultans since 2018 and has played 29 matches to date. In these matches he scored a total of 771 runs. His batting average in these matches is 35.0, and his strike rate is 137.92. His record includes six half-centuries and 66 fours.
7. Shan Masood Khan
Shan Masood Khan is an opening left-hand batter in the Pakistan Cricket Team and plays for Sultan Multans in PSL. He is the top batter to score most runs in PSL from Sultan Multans. Nicknamed Shaani, he is one of the best players on the team. His debut year in PSL was 2019, and till now, he has played 34 matches. He has scored 1082 runs in these matches with a strike rate of 136.10. His batting average in these matches is 32.78, and he has hit 126 fours and 20 sixes in these 34 matches.
8. Mohammad Rizwan
Mohammad Rizwan is one of the most successful players in the Pakistan Cricket Team has several records registered under his name. His role in the team is of wicketkeeper batter, and he has been playing for Multan Sultans since 2021. He has played 24 matches till now and scored 1046 runs with a batting average of 55.05. He has maintained a strike rate of 127.25 in these matches and also smashed 11 half-centuries.
9. Kumar Chokshanada Sangakkara
Kumar Chokshanada Sangakkara is the ninth player on our list and plays for the Srilankan Cricket Team as a wicketkeeper batter. He started playing cricket at an age as young as 22 and has played for Multan Sultans in 2018. He played ten matches and made 269 runs with a batting average of 33.62. His strike rate in the matches was 125.11 0, and he smashed 27 fours and ten sixes in the same.
10. Shoaib Malik
Shoaib Malik is a world-known Pakistani allrounder and plays for the Pakistan National Cricket Team. He is one of the best top-class Pakistani batters and plays for Multan Sultans since 2018. Shoaib has played 20 matches in which he scored 490 runs with a batting average of 40.83 and a strike rate of 119.80. He has hit 27 fours and 19 sixes in these matches.