T2o is the shortest format of cricket. It was professionally introduced by ECB in 2003. It was played for the first time in inter-country competition between England and Wales. In this format, Each team can play an inning of 20 overs. The best player of the match is awarded by the man of the match award. Here is the list of the most man of the match awards in t20.
List of the most man of the match awards in t20:
5) Mohammad Nabi:
Mohammad Nabi is another player from Afghanistan who replaced Shane Watson in most awards in t20. Mohammad Nabi is former limited over captain and the great all-rounder. He holds the record of fastest fifty in t20 from Aghan side. He is first Afghan player to be sold in IPL. He also played for Quetta Gladiator in PSL 2017. He played 60 t20 matches and won 9 man of the match awards.
4) Chris Gayle:
Chris Gayle, The master blaster of t20 cricket. Chris Gayle is the highest run scorer in all formats (combine) of t20 cricket. Chris Gayle played 52 matches in his career so far and scored 1577 runs with the help of 2 centuries and 13 fifties. He won 9 man of the match awards in just 52 matches.
3) Mohammad Shahzad:
Mohammad Shahzad is the young talented player from Afghanistan. He is on the list of the most run scorer in t20 cricket. He is the only player from Afghanistan to be in top 10 position. He played 57 t20 internationals and scored 1703 runs with the help of the single century. He won 10 man of the match awards in t20.
2) Virat Kohli:
Virat Kohli needs no introduction. Everyone who is familiar with cricket then he knows very well about him. Virat Kohli, The runs machine in every format of cricket for their team India. He is current captain of team India. He played 55 t20 internationals in his career so far and won 10 man of the match awards.
1) Shahid Afridi:
Pakistani superstar Shahid Afridi knows as “BOOM BOOM Afridi” by his hard power hitter. He is one of the best all-rounders in the world. He played 98 t20 internationals in his career and won 11 man of the match awards.
Note: Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle, Mohammad Nabi and Mohammad Shahzad are currently the active players in t20 cricket while Shahid Afridi has been retired from t20 cricket.