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When we talks about the T20 cricket, boundaries play the crucial role for the batting side as it is the fastest way to score runs. During the 2014 T20 World Cup (ICC World T20 2014), we experienced a total of 853 fours and 300 sixes.
Some batsmen played the big knocks during the 2014 T20 World Cup with the help of a good number of boundaries.
Here we are talking about the top five batsmen with most runs scorers from the boundaries in an innings during the 2014 T20 World Cup.
Umar Akmal (Pakistan) – 60 runs against Australia (at Dhaka on 23rd March 2014)
It was the 16th match of the 2014 T20 World Cup (Super 10 Stage). Pakistan cricketer Umar Akmal played the major role in their batting as the right-handed no.4 positioned batsman scored 94 runs off 54 balls after coming to bat when his team was struggling on 25/2 in the fifth over.
During that heroic knock, Umar scored 60 runs from the boundaries with the help of 9 fours and 4 sixes. His batting helped Pakistan to manage the first innings total of 191/5 (20 overs). Later, the Asian side won that match by 16 runs after they bowled out the Aussie team for 175 runs (20 overs).