Highest 9th Wicket Partnership in T20 International

The 9th wicket partnership is a rare event but yes some teams have achieved this milestone also. Dwayne Bravo and Jerome Taylor of the West Indies team had made record highest partnership of 66 runs for 9th wicket in T20I against Pakistan. The match was played on September 23, 2016, in Dubai. West Indies team was struggling at 48 for 8. Dwayne Bravo and Jerome Taylor had made a brilliant partnership and helped the team to get a decent total. Dwayne Bravo had made 55 runs and Jerome Taylor had contributed 21 runs in the partnership.

Sohail Tanvir and Saeed Ajmal of the Pakistan team are second on this list. They had made a partnership of 63 runs for the 8th wicket against Sri Lanka in Dubai on December 13, 2013. It was a big target of 212 runs for Pakistan to win the match. Pakistan had lost their 8 wickets on just 121 runs and then Sohail Tanvir and Saeed Ajmal had made 63 runs partnership and gave a small hope to all fans. Sohail Tanvir had made 41 runs in just 26 balls and Saeed Ajmal had made 20 runs in the match.

Highest 9th Wicket Partnership in T20 (International)

The top highest ninth-wicket T20I partnerships are mentioned below in the table:

Batsmen Name

Partnership

Team

Against

Date

Dwayne Bravo, Jerome Taylor

66

West Indies

Pakistan

September 23, 2016

Sohail Tanvir, Saeed Ajmal

63

Pakistan

Sri Lanka

December 13, 2013

David Miller, Lutho Sipamla

58*

South Africa

Pakistan

February 14, 2021

Gary Wilson, Max Sorensen

47*

Ireland

Bangladesh

July 18, 2012

Kamau Leverock, Sinclair Smith

45*

Bermuda

Scotland

October 24, 2019

Sohail Tanvir, Wahab Riaz

45

Pakistan

England

November 26, 2015

Simi Singh, Barry McCarthy

44*

Ireland

Netherlands

June 12, 2018

Tonmoy Saha, Md Narul Huda

44*

Finland

Spain

August 17, 2019

Lasith Malinga, C Fernando

44

Sri Lanka

New Zealand

December 26, 2006

Gulbadin Naib, Shapoor Zadran

44

Afghanistan

England

September 21, 2012

David Miller and L Sipamla of the South African team had made a 58* runs partnership against Pakistan in Lahore back on February 14, 2021. David Miller had made brilliant not out 85 runs in just 45 balls in that match. L Sipamla had made 8 runs and protected his wicket from the other end.

Gary Wilson and Max Sorensen of Ireland had made 47* Partnership against Bangladesh at Belfast on July 18, 2012. It was a big target of 191 runs for Ireland to win the match. Ireland had lost their 8 wickets on just 72 runs. Gary Wilson had made brilliant not out 41 runs in 36 balls and Max Sorensen had made 12 runs in the partnership. Ireland had failed to win the match but they both had shown courage between the wickets.

Mitchell Santner and Ish Sodhi had made the highest 9th wicket partnership for New Zealand in T20Is. They had made a partnership of 38* runs against India at Delhi on November 1, 2017. Mitchell Santner had made not out 27 runs in 14 balls in that match and Ish Sodhi had made 11 runs. Rohit Sharma and Zahir Khan had made the highest 9th wicket partnership for India. They had made 36 runs partnership against Australia in Bridgetown on May 7, 2010. Rohit Sharma had made not out 79 runs in 46 balls in that match.

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Last Updated on: 05/04/2021

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