Top 5 Cricketing moments in 2016 – Scooptimes

Top 5 Best Cricketing Moments in 2016: We have witnessed many cricket matches this year and few moments won our hearts. Here we take a look at Top 5 Best Cricketing Moments in 2016. Check out:

Ms Dhoni’s run out on last ball

It was an match between India and Bangladesh at Bengaluru in T20I WC, India batted first and set the target 147 for Tigers. Bangladesh almost chased the total but missed the match by just 1 run. They were needed 2 runs off last 1 ball. Batsman missed the ball but tried to run to draw the match. But Ms Dhoni hit the stumps from behind the wicket and India won by just 1 run.

Ben Stokes’ fastest 200

England all-rounder scored fastest double century for England in Test earlier this year. He scored 200 runs in 163 balls on the 2nd day of second test against South Africa. He became fastest English batsman to score 200 runs in an inning surpassing Ian Botham.

Misbha-ul-haq’s ten Push-ups

The Pakistan skipper Misbha-ul-haq did ten push-ups after reaching his hundred against England at Lords. He scored unbeaten 110 runs off 179 balls at the Home of Cricket in July 2016. He produced one of his best knocks with an unbeaten century at Lord’s.

Virat Kohli bowed to Sachin

In the high-voltage match between India and Pakistan in T20I World Cup, Virat Kohli scored 55 as India chased down 119. After scoring his fifty, he bowed to Sachi Tendulkar who was watching the match at Stadium. It was one of the best cricketing moment in 2016.

Carlos Braithwaite’s 4 sixes in 4 balls

In the final of the WC T20I match between England and West Indies, Carlos Brathwaite hit 4 sixes in a row to win the trophy. They became first team to win two T20I trophies. WI required 19 runs off last over, Brathwaite smashed 4 sixes. This is one of the best cricketing moment in 2016.