The BBL is the T20 tournament in Australia which is in its 11th season as we speak and there have been a number of batters who have scored huge individual scores in the tournament’s history and entertained the fans throughout the world. Many batters have gone on to play for Australia. And in the future years there will be many young players who will score big runs
There have been very high scores scored by individual batters in the BBL over the years and smashed huge sixes in their innings. So, let’s look at the Top 5 Highest Scores by batters in BBL History.
1. Marcus Stoinis (147*):
This is the most extraordinary innings in BBL History and Marcus Stoinis while playing for the Melbourne Stars absolutely destroyed the Sydney Sixers bowling attack that day and gave an exhibition in big hitting batting and scoring so many runs in a 20 overs innings is staggering. He hit 13 fours and 8 huge sixes and in just 79 balls at a strike rate of over 186 , he created history and the record will take some beating. It is one of the best ever T20 innings.
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2. Matthew Wade (130):
This sensational innings by Matthew Wade is one of the most destructive innings in BBL History. That day he was in such a mood that he will hit every bowler out of the ground as he hit 130 amazing runs off just 61 balls with 7 massive sixes to boast off in the innings. He scored all these runs at a strike rate of over 213 runs and If he hadn’t got out then he would be the number 1 on this list but still he is a part of history forever.
3. Ben McDermott (127):
This innings by Ben McDermott is the latest innings to feature on this list and he has earned himself the number 3 spot on this list. This was an absolutely outstanding innings and he hit 9 fours and 9 sixes in his monster of an innings in just 65 balls at an astounding strike rate of over 195 in the entire innings. This was an exhibition of six hitting at I finest by one of the premier batters in the BBL and this innings will be remembered for a long time by all the fans of Hobart Hurricanes.
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4. D’Arcy Short (122):
D’Arcy Short is one of the best batters in BBL History and he has been so consistent over the years for the Hobart Hurricanes and won then a number of matches , however his best ever innings in this tournament cane in 2018 against Brisbane Heat as he played one of the most glorious innings that day as he hit 8 hours and 8 massive sixes at over a strike rate of over 176. He is such an elegant player as well and the fans love watching him bat as well.
5. Luke Wright (117):
This innings by this stylish England batter was played in the beginning years of the BBL in 2012. He held the record for the highest Individual score in BBL for a number of years and he played one of the innings of his life as that day he smacked 9 monster sixes playing for the Melbourne Stars and he scored this at a unbelievable strike rate of over 195 and this was a template innings as to how to play in the BBL and more batters took influence out of him.