Fastest Test Fifties
Fastest Test Fifties of All Time

Fastest Test Fifties

In 2 November 2014 Against Australia at Abu Dhabi, Pakistan’s Captain Mr Tuk Tuk Blast a Test Fifty on 21 Balls to Became the Fastest Fifty Scorer in history of Cricket. the Great JH Kallis was the Record Holder before that innings of Misbah. Kallis has Scored 50 in just 24 Balls vs Zimbabwe.

Misbah has Break another World record during his inning, he also scored All Time Fastest Test Hundred.

below is the list of fastest fifties scorers, and there is two type of lists i.e in term of timeĀ  and in term of balls.

 

Fastest Test Fifties in Term of Ball

Balls Batsman Match Location Year
1 21 Misbah-ul-Haq Pakistan v Australia Abu Dhabi 2014-15
2 24 JH Kallis South Africa v Zimbabwe Cape Town 2004-05
3 25 S Shillingford West Indies v New Zealand Kingston 2014
4 26 Shahid Afridi Pakistan v India Bangalore 2004-05
5 26
  1. Ashraful
Bangaldesh v India Mirpur 2007
6 27 Yousuf Youhana Pakistan v South Africa Cape Town 2002-03
7 28 EAV Williams West Indies v England Bridgetown 1947-48
8 28 IT Botham England v India Delhi 1981-82
9 28 CH Gayle West Indies v New Zealand Port of Spain 2014
10 29 B Yardley Australia v West Indies Bridgetown 1977-78
11 29 TG Southee New Zealand v England Napier 2007-08
12 30 N Kapil Dev India v Pakistan Karachi 1982-83
13 30 TM Dilshan Sri Lanka v New Zealand Galle 2009
14 31 A Ranatunga Sri Lanka v India Kanpur 1986-87
15 31 WJ Cronje South Africa v Sri Lanka Centurion 1997-98
16 32 IVA Richards West Indies v India Kingston 1982-83
17 32 IT Botham England v New Zealand The Oval 1986
18 32 V Sehwag India v England Chennai 2008-09
19 32 MA Starc Australia v South Africa Perth 2012-13

 

Fastest Test Fifties in Term of Time

Minutes Batsman Match Location Year
1 27
  1. Ashraful
Bangladesh v India Mirpur 2007
2 28 JT Brown England v Australia Melbourne 1894-95
3 29 SA Durani India v England Kanpur 1963-64
4 30 EAV Williams West Indies v England Bridgetown 1947-48
5 30 BR Taylor New Zealand v West Indies Auckland 1968-69
6 31 WJ O’Reilly Australia v South Africa Johannesburg 1935-36
7 32 R Benaud Australia v West Indies Kingston 1954-55
8 32 WJ Cronje South Africa v Sri Lanka Centurion 1997-98

 

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