With the introduction of the T20 format, the skills of the players has improved leaps and bounds. Going higher up the ladder, the battle between bat and bowl has emerged to be the sublime stressbusters all around the cricketing world.
Amplifying the happiness quotient of the fans was the introduction of the Indian Premier League (IPL) thanks to the BCCI who paved the path for the world’s best T20 extravaganza. Eventually, every cricketing nation fancied the idea and kicked off a plethora of cash-rich contests making fans and experts drool over the exploits by the superstars.
It goes without saying that every team bolsters a camp of heavy nukes and arsenals which can assail the opponents without any mercy. On that note, this article sheds the spotlight on top 3 teams with most titles in T20 leagues stretching across oceans.
Here we bring you five teams to have won most T20 titles:
3. Mumbai Indians (5 Times) (IPL)
With the end of Indian Premier League on 10th November, the world’s biggest cricketing platform witnessed the most dominating team clinching the title for the fifth time ever since its inception in 2008.
Stamping the authority over the trophy, Mumbai Indians did nothing wrong from the word go. The Rohit Sharma-led side ruled the roost by staying at the top of the points table. Much to their fans’ delight, Mumbai has always boasted a well-balanced side from the bowling to batting unit. Talking about their spectacular wins, it has come in the years 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2020.
With the emphatic win in the 13th edition of the IPL, Mumbai bags the third spot in the world’s most successful cricket franchises. It will be exciting to see if Mumbai Indians continue to sing the winning notes in the upcoming editions as well
2. Titans (6 Times) (South Africa Domestic League)
Arguably one of the best cricket franchises in South Africa has written scripts of heroics year after year. The blue outfit which was founded in 2004 continues to participate in South Africa’s domestic T20 league.
Since the franchise system was introduced in SA domestic cricket, the Titans stood out as an impeccably successful team. They have won 18 coveted silverware in different T20 championships. In the SA Domestic cricket league, Titans flaunt a stunning record of winning 6 trophies over the years. They ended up landing on the podium in the 2004–05, 2007–08, 2011–12, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18 seasons.
Standing neck to neck with Sialkot Stallions, the team currently led from the front by Grant Thompson still continues to hold their chest high for their incredible achievement.
1. Sialkot Stallions (6 Times) (Pakistan)
One of the top teams in the National T20 Cup in Pakistan, Sialkot Stallions, the star-studded team was established in 2004. Boasting Jinnah Stadium as the home ground, Sialkot is still considered as the finest team in the cash-rich tournament.
The top team in Pakistani Twenty20 history has won five consecutive National T20 Cups between 2005/2006 and 2009/10. During this period of success, the elite camp etched a massive record. They won 25 consecutive games in a streak, a world record for top-level Twenty20 competition.
Although the team apparently got dissolved in 2016 due to a chain of circumstances, the high-profile team still holds the incredible record of winning 6 trophies in recognised competition. Eventually, it will be exciting to see which team breaks this humungous record in the upcoming years.
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