UC News

List of Top 5 batsman who has scored the most centuries in ODI.

Friends, the record of scoring the most centuries in ODI cricket is in the name of former India great batsman Sachin Tendulkar who scored 49 centuries in 463 ODIs. Sachin Tendulkar had scored most of the 49 centuries as an opener. Today we are going to talk about the batsmen scoring the most centuries while playing at number three in ODI cricket. So let's know how many centuries Virat Kohli has scored while playing at number 3.

1. Virat Kohli

List of Top 5 batsman who has scored the most centuries in ODI.
Third party image reference

Indian team captain Virat Kohli has scored the highest centuries so far, batting at number 3. Virat Kohli has played at number 3 in 169 ODIs in which he has scored 34 centuries and 40 half-centuries. During this period, Virat Kohli has scored 8,847 runs at an average of 63.16 and strike rate of 94.09 and his highest score is 183 runs.

2. Ricky Ponting

Former Australia great captain Ricky Ponting played at number 3 in 335 ODIs in which he scored 29 centuries and 74 half-centuries. During this time, Ricky Ponting scored 12,662 runs at an average of 42.48 and a strike rate of 80.73 and his highest score was 164 runs.

3. Kumar Sangakkara

Former Sri Lankan veteran wicketkeeper batsman Kumar Sangakkara played at number 3 in 243 ODIs in which he scored 18 centuries and 66 half-centuries. During this time Kumar Sangakkara scored 9,747 runs at an average of 44.71 and strike rate of 80.50 and his highest score was 169 runs.

4. Jacques Kallis

Former South African veteran all-rounder Jacques Kallis played at number 3 in 204 ODIs in which he scored 13 centuries and 57 half-centuries. During this time Jacques Kallis scored 7,774 runs at an average of 45.72 and strike rate of 73.74 and his highest score was 139 runs.

5. Brian Lara

Third party image reference

Former West Indies batsman Brian Lara played at number 3 in 109 ODIs in which he scored 12 centuries and 26 half-centuries. During this period Brian Lara scored 4,447 runs at an average of 45.84 and 85.98 and his highest score was 169 runs.

List of top-10 batsmen scoring most centuries in ODIs at number 3

Third party image reference




Topic: #odi cricket
READ SOURCE
Open UCNews to Read More Articles

HOT COMMENTS

Titu

virat will record the highest centuries

1 Months ago

2
Read More Comments