fastest Hundred in ODI World Cup: In the history of ODI World Cup cricket history so far, many batsmen from AB de Villiers to Glenn Maxwell have scored the fastest century in One World Cup.
And in today’s article, we are going to tell you which batsmen have scored the fastest Hundred in ODI World Cup so far. So let’s know about those batsman who have scored the Top 5 fastest Hundred in ODI World Cup history.
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Top 5 fastest Hundred in ODI World Cup
Through the table below, we have shared 5 such batters who have hit the fastest hundred in ODI history. And on the first position, is South Africa’s top order batsman Aiden Markram, while on the 2nd position comes the name of Ireland dashing batsman Kevin O’Brien.
Apart from this, the name of Australian all-rounder cricket player Glenn Maxwell appears in third position in this list, who has scored the fastest century in the history of ODI World Cup so far.
|1||Aiden Markram||South Africa||49||106||Sri Lanka||2023|
|3||Glenn Maxwell||Australia||51||102||Sri Lanka||2015|
|4||AB de Villiers||South Africa||52||162*||West Indies||2015|
Fastest Hundred in ODI World Cup
- Aiden Markram – 49 Balls
- Kevin O’Brien – 50 Balls
- Glenn Maxwell – 51 Balls
- AB de Villiers – 52 Balls
- Eoin Morgan – 57 Balls
Aiden Markram – 49 Balls (South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 2023)
The name of South Africa’s top-order batsman Aiden Markram comes first in this list, who scored a century in 49 balls while playing against the Sri Lankan team in the ODI World Cup 2023, and he scored a total of 106 runs in 54 balls in his innings.
Kevin O’Brien – 50 Balls (Ireland vs England, 2011)
Ireland’s top-order batsman Kevin O’Brien’s name also comes at second place in the list of scoring the fastest hundred in the history of the World Cup, who scored a century in just 50 balls while playing against the England team in the 2011 World cup.
Glenn Maxwell – 51 balls (Sri Lanka vs Australia, 2015)
Glenn Maxwell, Australian Allrounder-batsman, stamped his authority with a blazing hundred off just 51 balls against Sri Lanka In One Day World cup 2015. His innings included ten fours and four massive hits over the boundary ropes. Maxwell’s incredible display of power-hitting established him as a force to be reckoned with in limited-overs cricket.
AB de Villiers – 52 balls (South Africa vs West Indies, 2015)
In 2015 World Cup, AB de Villiers etched his name into the record books by registering the fastest hundred in ODI World Cup history against the West Indies in Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney. De Villiers’ hundred came in only 52 balls, breaking the previous record held by English’s batter Eoin Morgan. His blistering knock included seventeen four and eight monstrous sixes, showcasing his unparalleled hitting prowess.
Eoin Morgan – 57 Balls (England vs Afghanistan, 2019)
Former English Captain Eoin Morgan also etched his name into the record books by registering the fifth fastest hundred in One Day World Cup history against Afghanistan in the year 2019. And Morgan’s hundred came in only 57 balls.