Australia’s star all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has equaled Rohit Sharma’s world record by scoring a explosive century in the second T20 match being played between Australia and West Indies at Adelaide Oval. Continuing his excellent form, Maxwell completed his 5th T20 century by scoring a century in 50 balls. This is Maxwell’s fifth century in T20 International.
Maxwell reached level with Rohit Sharma
The Australian star has now come on par with Rohit Sharma in terms of scoring most centuries in T20 International. Both Rohit Sharma and Glenn Maxwell now have a total of five centuries each. Maxwell was in his element against West Indies and hit eight sixes and 12 fours in his stormy unbeaten innings of 120 runs. He hit a 109 meter long six to Shamar Joseph at cow corner. On the back of his explosive century, the Australian team reached a mammoth score of 241 runs, which is their fourth highest score in T20 International cricket.
Players who scored most centuries in T20I
- Rohit Sharma – 5 centuries in 143 innings
- Glenn Maxwell – 5 centuries in 94 innings
- Suryakumar Yadav – 4 centuries in 57 innings
- Babar Azam – 3 centuries in 103 innings
- Colin Munro – 3 centuries in 62 innings
- Sabawoon Davies – 3 centuries in 31 innings
Rohit Sharma had recently scored a century
Team India captain Rohit Sharma is one of the most dangerous batsmen in T20 cricket. Rohit Sharma recently scored his 5th century in T20 International. This year, Rohit Sharma, who returned to T20 International after a long time, scored a century in his comeback series itself. In the third match of the series against Afghanistan, Rohit Sharma played an unbeaten inning of 121 runs on 69 balls. This was Rohit Sharma’s 5th T20 International century.
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