The England Cricket Board introduce a new tournament named ‘The Hundred’ in 2021. Initially, they planned to kick off this event in 2020. However, due to the pandemic outburst, it got delayed. Hence, in 2021, the first edition occurred. Southern Brave came out as the champions in the inaugural season.
Now, the second edition of this tournament is ongoing from 3 August 2022. Ahead of this season, all eight teams build a strong squad to showcase their talents. However, there are some pairs of batters who can be explosive during this year’s edition. These pairs can help their teams to win this edition with ease.
Here are the top five explosive batting combos to watch out for in the hundred 2022
Glenn Maxwell and Kieron Pollard, London Spirit
Both these are known for their excessive six-hitting abilities throughout their career. Both Glenn Maxwell and Kieron Pollard have the ability to change a game in any situation with their power-hitting skills. Hence, London Spirit will hope to see some firecrackers from them, this season. However, Glenn Maxwell will miss some part of the tournament for international duties.
Hence, Josh Inglis will replace him in the squad. Speaking about the careers in the shortest format, these players are famous for playing in global franchise leagues. In T20Is for Australia, he scored 2017 runs in 79 innings with an average of 30.56. On the other hand, Kieron Pollard played 101 T20I matches for West Indies where he scored 1569 runs at an average of 25.30.