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Top 5 fastest T20 century in international cricket

Top 5 fastest T20 century in international cricket

Here is the list of fastest T20I centuries after Namibia's Nicol Loftie-Eaton broke the record in a match against Nepal.

Nicol Loftie-Eaton of Namibia has broken a record for smashing the fastest T20I century in a match against Nepal at the Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground on Tuesday. He set the record by reaching T20I hundreds in just 33 balls.

Loftie-Eaton dethroned his opponent Nepal’s Kushal Malla from the top of the list of the fastest T20I century.

Apart from Malla, South African batsman David Miller and Indian captain Rohit Sharma, who both scored hundreds in thirty-five balls, are tied for third place.

Fastest centuries in T20I

PlayerBallsMatchVenue
Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton33Nepal v NamibiaKirtipur
Kushal Malla34Nepal v MongoliaHangzhou
DA Miller35South Africa v BangladeshPotchefstroom
RG Sharma35India v Sri LankaIndore
S Wickramasekara35Czech Republic v TurkeyIlfov County
S Periyalwar39Romania v TurkeyIlfov County
Zeeshan Kukikhel39Hungary v AustriaLower Austria
Johnson Charles39West Indies v South AfricaCenturion
K Kadowaki-Fleming40Japan v South KoreaSano
Ollie Hairs40Soctland v ItalyEdinburgh

Top batters with fastest T20I century

Jan Nicol Loftie-Eaton

The Namibia batter created a new record by hitting a T20I hundred in just 33 balls. He has surpassed Nepal’s Kushal Malla.

Kushal Malla

Kushal Malla had made this record in the Asian Games by taking only 34 balls to complete his T20I ton. Nicol Loftie-Eaton surpassed him by taking just one ball lesser than him.

David Miller

Sout African batter has scored his T20I hundred in 35 balls in a match against Bangladesh at Potchefstroom. He is listed third in the list of fastest T20 century in international cricket.

Rohit Sharma

Indian Captain Rohit Sharma has also made it to the list by smashing a T20I hundred in 35 balls, similar balls as Miller. He achieved this feat in a match against Sri Lanka in Indore.

S Wickramasekara

Wickramasekara is the fifth batter with the fastest T20I hundred. He has also scored a hundred in 35 balls.

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