Martin Guptill, versatile kiwi batsman had another record in his name. Earlier, he stood as one of the batsmen to slam 2000 T20I runs along with Brendon Mc Cullum, Shoaib Malik, and Virat Kohli. He slammed 102 runs off 38 balls for Worcestershire against Northamptonshire in the England county cricket.
Martin Guptill is one of the fiery openers in the world-class cricket and represented many franchises in the T20 leagues worldwide. He changed the picture of the limited overs format by his arrogant style of batting. He represented many franchises in the IPL as well. He made the fastest century in the T20 format and stood as the fourth joint batsman along with Rohit Sharma, David Miller, and LP Van Der Westhuizen by slamming 100 off 35 balls.
The pair of Joe Clarke and Martin Guptill added 162 runs off 10 overs to chase 188 runs with nearly seven overs to spare. Joe Clarke scored 61 runs off 33 balls. Guptill smashed his hundred with 12 fours and seven sixes.
Guptill thrashed Richard Gleeson and Rory Kleinveldt with 22 runs from a single over each. Guptill managed to slam his fifty off 22 balls and his hundred off 38 balls by slamming Graeme White with two fours and Seikkuge Prasanna with a four and a six. Kyle Coetzer was smashed by Guptill with a four and a six to make his hundred.
But he was caught by Josh Cobb in the spell of Richard Gleeson when the match was almost won.
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