Top 10 fastest fifties in IPL history
IPL is known for its thriller matches and money. It is world’s richest board’s league. Many players take part in it from all around the world. But fans enjoy this league because of its entertainment and in cricket entertainment means sixes and fours for fans. In hitting these sixes and fours many players made several records and one of them that is fastest fifties is quite famous.
So here is the list of top 10 fastest fifties in IPL history.
10. Nicholas Pooran
Nicholas Pooran is a wicket keeper batsman plays for Punjab Kings. On 8 October 2020 in a match against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Pooran smashed a fifty in 17 balls with 7 sixes and 5 fours in his innings.
9. Chris Morris
South African bowling all-rounder Chris Morris plays for Rajasthan Royals. On 27 April 2016 he smashed a fifty against Gujarat lions in just 17 balls with 8 sixes and 4 fours in his innings.
8. Adam Gilchrist
Adam Gilchrist was former wicket keeper batsman of Australia he played for Deccan Chargers and Kings eleven Punjab in IPL. On 22 may 2010 Gilchrist smashed a fifty against Deccan chargers in 17 balls with 5 sixes and 10 fours in his innings.
7. Kieron Pollard
West Indies T20 captain Kieron Pollard is an all-rounder and plays for Mumbai Indians in IPL. On 1 may 2021 he smashed a fifty against Chennai super kings in just 17 balls with 8 sixes and 6 fours in his innings.
6. Hardik Pandya
Indian batting all-rounder Hardik Pandya is a Mumbai Indians player. On 28 April 2019 Pandya smashed a fifty against Kolkata knight riders in 17 balls with 9 sixes and 6 fours in his innings.
5. Chris Gayle
West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle played for Royal challengers Bangalore and Punjab Kings in his IPL career. On 23 April 2013 Gayle smashed a fifty against Pune warriors in only 17 balls with 17 sixes and 13 fours in his innings.
4. Suresh Raina
Mr IPL or Suresh Raina is a former Indian batsman and plays for Chennai Super kings. On 30 may 2014 Raina smashed a half century against Kings eleven Punjab in just 16 balls with 6 sixes and 12 fours in his innings.
3. Sunil Narine
West Indies all-rounder Sunil Narine is a Kolkata knight riders Player. On 7 may 2017 in a match against Royal Challengers Bangalore he smashed a half century in only 15 balls with 4 sixes and 6 fours in his innings.
2. Yusuf Pathan
Yusuf Pathan was a former Indian all-rounder. He played for several IPL franchises. On 4 may 2014 Pathan smashed a half century against Sunrisers Hyderabad in just 15 balls with 7 sixes and 5 fours in his innings.
1. KL Rahul
Current Punjab Kings captain and Indian Opening wicket keeper batsman KL Rahul is one of India’s most trusted batsmen in all formats. On 8 April 2018 while playing for Punjab Kings he smashed a half century against Delhi Capitals in only 14 balls. He smashed 4 sixes and 6 fours in his innings.