Cricket: Hundreds are a big thing in any format of international cricket. After the arrival of T20 cricket, the batsmen do not hesitate to score fast in ODIs and Test cricket.
In ODIs, many players have scored centuries while playing at a strike rate of over 100. Here we are talking about the top 5 batsmen who have scored the most centuries by playing less than 100 balls in ODIs.
In the fifth place in this list is Shimron Hetmyer of West Indies. Hetmyer is a rising West Indies player. Hetmyer is known for batting fast. He has scored a total of 5 centuries in ODI cricket. His strike rate was over 100 in all these centuries.
Hetmyer has scored 1338 runs in 44 matches played in ODIs so far. He will be seen playing in the IPL once again. Last season, the player was part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team. This time Hetmyer has been bought by the Delhi Capitals team in the IPL auction.
Shahid Afridi is the former player of Pakistan in fourth place on this list. He has played many matches for the Pakistan team. Shahid Afridi is known for hitting long sixes. He has hit 351 sixes in ODI cricket.
Afridi has scored 6 centuries in his ODI career. His strike rate was over 100 in all these centuries. Afridi has scored a total of 8098 runs in 398 matches in ODI cricket. Afridi has a record of hitting more than 450 sixes in international cricket.
England opener Johnny Bairstow is in third place on this list. He has been performing continuously for England for some time.
He has scored more than 2500 runs in ODI cricket so far. Meanwhile, Bairstow has scored 9 centuries in ODI cricket. His strike rate was over 100 in all these centuries.
The second place in this list is former Pakistan player Ijaz Ahmed. He has scored 6564 runs in 250 ODIs for Pakistan.
He has scored 10 centuries in ODIs. His strike rate was over 100 in all these centuries. Apart from this, he has scored more than 3000 runs in Test cricket.
AB de Villiers
The first place in this list is South Africa’s AB de Villiers. AB de Villiers is known for his creative style of batting.
AB de Villiers has scored 9577 runs in 228 ODIs at an average of over 50. During this, he has scored 25 ODI centuries. His strike rate was over 100 in all these centuries.