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Highest Individual Scores by England Players in T20 World Cup History

Since its inception in 2007, the T20 World Cup has been a thrilling spectacle for cricket enthusiasts. This dynamic game format has redefined the cricketing industry and provided some of the most memorable moments in the sport’s history. The inaugural tournament saw India lift the trophy under the leadership of MS Dhoni, setting the stage for a series of exhilarating competitions.

Eight editions have been played so far, and England and the West Indies are the only two teams to win the coveted trophy twice. These tournaments have showcased incredible batting performances, breathtaking bowling spells, and nail-biting finishes that have kept fans on the edge of their seats.

The 2024 ICC T20 World Cup will be played in the USA and the West Indies, and 20 teams will put their best foot forward to win the trophy. Batters have played a crucial role in posting massive totals, and this time, they will have a big role to play.

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England Batters with Highest Scores in T20 World Cup 

The following is a list of the top 5 destructive England batters with the highest scores in T20 World Cup history:

 Alex Hales – 116* – 2014

  • Alex Hales took Sri Lankan bowlers for a ride on 27th March 2014. England was set a challenging 190-run target, and the fiery Alex Hales, with his unbeaten 116, made this target look like a cakewalk.
  • Alex Hales scored an unbeaten 116 runs in just 64 balls, smashing 11 fours and 6 sixes.
  • Alex Hales was named the player of the match for his game-changing knock.

 Jos Buttler – 101* – 2021

  • Jos Buttler played one of the finest knocks of his career when England took on Sri Lanka on 1st November 2021.
  • Batting first, England posted 163 runs on the board, thanks to a brilliant unbeaten century from Jos Buttler.
  • Jos Buttler scored 101* in just 67 balls, hitting 6 fours and 6 sixes. He was also named the player of the match for his exceptional unbeaten century on a pitch that was difficult for batting.

   Luke Wright – 99* – 2012

  • Luke Wright showed his hitting prowess when England played Afghanistan on 21st September 2012.
  • England batted first and put 196 runs on the board. Luke Wright scored an unbeaten 99 off 55 balls, striking 8 fours and 6 sixes.
  • England won the match comfortably by 116 runs, and Luke Wright was named the player of the match for his blistering innings.

   Alex Hales – 86* – 2022

  • Alex Hales showed his worth again in the 2022 T20 WC when England played India on 10th November 2022.
  • Chasing a stiff target of 169 runs, Alex Hales dominated the Indian bowling lineup, along with his opening partner, Jos Buttler.
  • Alex Hales scored an unbeaten 86 off just 47 balls, smashing 4 fours and 7 sixes. He was named the player of the match for his destructive innings.

 Joe Root – 83 – 2016

  • Joe Root showed that he can shine in the T20 format when England played South Africa on 18th March 2016.
  • Chasing a challenging target of 230 runs, Joe Root kept the momentum going after a quick start by the England openers.
  • Joe Root scored 83 runs in 44 balls, hitting 6 fours and 4 sixes. England won the match by 2 wickets, and Joe Root was named the player of the match for his impactful innings.

England Batters to Watch Out for in the T20 World Cup 2024

The following is a list of the top 5 England batters to watch out for during the 2024 T20 World Cup:

  1. Jos Buttler
  2. Liam Livingstone
  3. Phil Salt
  4. Harry Brook
  5. Jonny Bairstow

 Concluding Thoughts

England has won the T20 World Cup twice, and its aggressive style of play is one of the main reasons for its success. Batters play with complete freedom and easily take their team over the line. Cricket fans hope to see some entertaining action from the England batters during the 2024 T20 World Cup.

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