T20 World Cup Records: It is known that seven T20 World Cups have been held from 2007 to 2021. The West Indies team has won this trophy twice.
T20 World Cup Top 10 Record
The T20 World Cup 2022 will start from Sunday (16 October). This is the eighth T20 World Cup. West Indies have won this title twice in the seven T20 World Cups held so far. Apart from this, India, Pakistan, England, Sri Lanka and Australia have won this trophy once. Now let’s have a look at the 10 biggest records in these seven T20 World Cups from 2007 to 2021.
Most Runs: Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardene holds the record for most runs in the T20 World Cup. He scored 1016 runs in 31 matches.
Most Centuries: Chris Gayle scored two centuries in the T20 World Cup. Apart from them, seven batsmen scored a century each.
Best Score: Brendon McCullum scored 123 runs against Bangladesh in 2012 T20 World Cup.
Most 50+ Run Innings: This record is held by Virat Kohli. He played 50+ innings 10 times in 21 matches.
Most Runs in World Cup: Virat Kohli tops here too. Kohli scored 319 runs in 2014 T20 World Cup.
Highest sixes: Chris Gayle is on top here. Gayle hit 63 sixes in 33 matches.
Most wickets: Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan took 41 wickets in 31 matches.
Most wickets in a World Cup: This record is registered in the name of legendary Sri Lankan spinner Vanindu Hasaranga. Hasranga took 16 wickets in the 2021 T20 World Cup.
Highest Catches: AB de Villiers took 23 catches in 30 T20 World Cup matches.
Most outs behind the wicket: MS Dhoni’s T20 World Cup included 32 men in 33 matches.