Levi takes ICC’s T20 award for fastest ton
South Africa’s Richard Levi took home the ICC’s T20I Performance of the Year award for his knock of 117 not out off 51 balls against New Zealand, in Auckland, in February. That knock broke Chris Gayle’s record for the fastest century in international T20s – Levi got to the mark in 45 balls.
In that match, Levi, playing only his second international match, also hit the most sixes in a Twenty20 innings: 13. The knock made New Zealand’s 173 look at least 50 short of a par score, as South Africa eased home with eight wickets and 24 balls to spare.
“I don’t remember much of the innings but I…
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