Amla Claimed Quickest 25 Century in ODI Cricket History

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, June 5th, 2017 | 0

South Africa have started flying in their first match in the Champions Trophy. Proteas have lost to Sri Lanka by a huge margin of 96 runs. Hashim Amla was seen in the 25th Century in this match. The fastest 25 century in ODIs.

Amla named his name in the record book at that day with removing Indian captain Virat Kohli.  Finally, he was out 103 runs out of 115 balls. Earlier, only 151 innings became the owner of 25 Century. Kohli took 16 innings more to do.

Besides, Amla was the first South African player to score 25th international century in ODIs. By the middle of this century, Amla came to number five in the list of highest hundreds in ODIs, while Amla came to number five in the ODIs. Sachin Tendulkar is the highest scorer of 49 centuries. Ponting has scored 30 centuries. Besides, Jayasuriya has 28 and Virat Kohli has 27 centuries. Sangakkara and Amla scored 25 runs.

Amla has played 154 ODIs so far, where he has scored more than 7,000 runs at an average of 50.60. As well as 25 centuries, he has 33 half-centuries.

 

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This is Toqui Tahmid a webmaster and sports reporter at Tsmplug



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