SA vs BAN: Twitter celebrates David Miller's fastest T20 century

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Bangladesh was 141 all out in 18.3 overs, another heavy defeat on a hard five-week tour for the visiting team.

After thrashing Bangladesh in Test and the ODI series, the South African team continued their winning streak by defeating them once again in two-match T20 worldwide series by 2-0.

The Bangladesh skipper said that though teams struggle to perform well in an away series, his team was not able to compete on the South Africa tour. Miller hit five sixes off the first five balls.

Miller's innings beat the previous quickest ton, scored by fellow countryman, Richard Levi, who held the record following his knock off 45 balls against New Zealand in Hamilton five years ago.

"It's a really special feeling", Miller told SuperSport.

The powerful Proteas left-hander was simply sensational as he galloped to an unbeaten 101 off just 36 deliveries, reaching his landmark off 35. I think I could have been out twice in the first 10 balls.




The only players to hit six sixes in an over in an worldwide are South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs and India's Yuvraj Singh.

Also known as "Killer Miller" for his brutal batting, Miller hit every bowler of visitors to all corners to register his maiden T-20 hundred that went on to became the fastest in the T-20 format. This was a special innings as in getting a century in 35 balls in the course of the 36-ball knock, Miller created an worldwide T20 record.

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Shakib Al Hasan and Saifuddin took wickets each for Bangladesh.

Needing more than 11 an over from the start, Bangladesh didn't have the firepower to threaten the Proteas, a story that played out through most of the tour.

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