Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard
Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard. Image Credits: Twitter
Prev1 of 6

Back in the early 20s, a lot of people laughed at the idea of introducing the T20 format in international cricket. As it stands, the T20 cricket format, today, has become the most popular format in the game. So much so that, it has decreased the interest of people in Test Cricket. T20 cricket is credited for bringing a new set of audiences and expanding the game to different parts of the world.

Recently, the International Cricket Council organized the seventh edition of the T20 World Cup. The fans love to watch the idea of batsmen ripping taking on the bowlers right from the word go. Gone are the days when people use to adore the jaw-dropping cover drives and sumptuous cuts. The demand for power-hitters has risen exponentially in the last decade.

There is no denying that T20 franchise tournaments across the world have gained immense popularity among fans. A number of world-class talents play together to make these tournaments a grand success.

Over the years, we have seen world-class players performing brilliantly in different T20 tournaments across the world. They have performed to the best of their abilities consistently in all the tournaments that they took part in. Some of them are blessed to be a part of the winning teams on many occasions in T20 cricket. On that note, let’s take a look at 6 players who have won the most number of titles in T20 cricket.

Most T20 Titles By A Player

  1. Lasith Malinga: 9

Lasith Malinga
Lasith Malinga (Image Credit: Twitter)

Sri Lanka’s veteran cricketer, Lasith Malinga was a phenomenon in T20 cricket. He is, in fact, regarded as the best T20 bowler of all time. Malinga had a mastery of bowling toe-crushing Yorkers. His slingy action made it more difficult for the batsmen to play him. Besides, Malinga had an exceptional slower ball which helped him pick a number of wickets. He has an outstanding record in T20 cricket leagues around the world.

He played a pivotal role in helping Mumbai Indians become a force to be reckoned with in the Indian Premier League. He helped the team win titles in 2013, 2015, 2017, and 2019. Malinga was also part of the Sri Lankan Cricket Team which won the T20 World Cup in 2014. Overall, Lasith Malinga has 9 titles to his name in T20 cricket.

As far as his bowling numbers are concerned, Lasith Malinga picked 390 wickets in 295 matches in T20 cricket.

Prev1 of 6