The record of making the fastest century in the women's T20 has now been recorded in the name of New Zealand team captain Sophie Devine. Wellington Blaze batsman Sophie Devine achieved this feat in the Super Smash tournament held in New Zealand.
Sophie Devine registered this record against Otago Sparks by scoring a century on only 36 balls. This woman player faced nine fours and nine sixes, facing only 38 balls during her century.
New Zealand team captain Sophie Devine broke West Indies all-rounder Diandra Dautin's record for the fastest century in women's cricket. Diandra Dottin scored a century in 38 balls against South Africa in the year 2010.
With the help of Sophie Devine's century, Wellington Blaze defeated Otago Sparks by ten wickets. Otago had scored 128 runs for seven wickets. Whereas Wellington won by scoring 131 runs in 8.4 overs without losing any wickets.