Titans, Knights rack up T20 world record 501 runs | Cricket News

South African franchises Titans and Knights set a new world record for most runs scored in Twenty20 cricket as they collectively punted 501 in a national provincial game on Monday.
The Titans posted 271 for three in their 20 overs, before the Knights replied with 230 for nine on a day when the bat really overpowered the ball at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.
The previous aggregate record of 497 was set in a match between Otago (249) and Central Districts (248) in New Zealand in 2016.

Teen Titans Dewald Brevisnicknamed “Baby ABafter former South African batsman AB de Villiers, smashed 162 of 57 balls with 13 fours and 13 sixes.
It was the third highest score in the 20 plus format behind Chris Gayle (175 not out) and Aaron Finch (172).
There were 36 hit sixes at Potchefstroom, one shy of the world record. Nineteen of them came in the sleeves of the knights.


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