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Highest Opening Partnerships in the T20 World Cup

Highest Opening Partnerships in the T20 World Cup

Pakistan players Babar Azam and Muhammad Rizwan hold the record for the highest opening partnerships in the T20 World Cup. In the 2021 World Cup. They made 152 runs in partnership against India in the match played in Dubai.

List of Highest Opening Partnerships in the T20 World Cup

No. Players Team Runs Against Stadium Match Date
1 Babar Azam & M Rizwan PAK 152* v IND Dubai (DSC) 24-10-2021
2 Chris Gayle & Dwayne Smith WI 145 v SA Johannesburg 11-9-2007
3 Kamran Akmal & Salman Butt PAK 142 v BAN Gros Islet 1-5-2010
4 KL Rahul & Rohit Sharma IND 140 v AFG Abu Dhabi 3-11-2021
5 Gautum Gambhir & Virendra Sehwag IND 136 v ENG Durban 19-9-2007
6 Chris Gayle & Andre Fletcher WI 133 v AUS The Oval 6-6-2009
7 Shane Watson & David Warner AUS 133 v IND Colombo (RPS) 28-9-2012

Tillakaratne Dilshan &

Sanath Jayasuriya
SL 124 v WI Nottingham 10-6-2009

Mohammad Hafeez &

Imran Nazir
PAK 124 v BAN Pallekele 25-9-2012

Adam Gilchrist &

Matthew Hayden
AUS 104 v BAN Cape Town 16-9-2007
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