The T20 World Cup is scheduled to begin from October 17 and the final match of the tournament will be played in the United Arab Emirates on November 14. Let us inform that the first edition of T20 World Cup was held in South Africa in 2007 and India was successful in winning the inaugural tournament. The last T20 World Cup was played in 2016 in which West Indies emerged victorious.
Let us tell you that although the batsmen have always dominated in T20, but at the time of the World Cup, these batsmen become even more dangerous. In T20 cricket, the batsmen continue to play their free-flowing and explosive cricket and as a result hundreds and half-centuries have been witnessed by many players. Today in this article we will talk about some such players who have scored 5 or more half-centuries in the T20 World Cup.
These five batsmen have scored the most fifties in the T20 World Cup
5. Tillakaratne Dilshan (Sri Lanka)
Former Sri Lanka batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan was one of the best batsmen for the team. Dilshan has represented Sri Lanka in his international T20 career scoring over 1800 runs. During this, he has scored a century and 13 half-centuries with his bat. Let us tell you that during the 2009 ICC T20 World Cup, he also discovered the shot named “Dilscoop”.
Let us tell you that Dilshan has so far been successful in scoring a total of 6 half-centuries in the T20 World Cup. He is also one of the highest run scorers of the tournament, scoring 897 runs in 35 matches at a strike rate of 124.06 and an average of 30.93.