Babar Azam has become the fastest men’s batsman in history to score 13 centuries in just 76 matches. He has left Kohli and all the other top batsmen behind. Babar Azam centuries list has one more century to add on.
Azam scored a brilliant knock of 103 runs off 104 balls in a run chase target of 274 runs. With this century Babar left the elite names including Virat and Hashim in the race to the fastest 13th century.
Previously Hashim Amlam reached this milestone in 83 matches. Quinton de Kock and Kohli have done this in 86 matches. While Australian Batsmen David Warner stands 5th in this list with 91 matches.
Babar is currently the 2nd ranked batsmen in ODI cricket only behind Virat Kohli. And if he performes just like this one in the other matches as well than he might become the No.1 batsmen.
This was Babar’s 1st ODI century against South Africa and Babar Azam centuries list has increased. Achieving this milestone in a very small span shows that he is the best batsman right now in the world.
Watch Babar Azam 13th Century
This milestone is a very very proud moment for Babar as well as for Pakistan. Babar is making Pakistan proud by performing and winning matches for his team.
He has now scored centuries against 6 out of 9 teams in the world exculding India, Bangladesh and Afghanistan.
Babar also has the 2nd highest runs in ODI (3683) after playing 76 matches only trailing behind Hashim Amla (3734). He is just playing and performing his best for the team and the records are just breaking by themselves.
Many people still don’t consider Babar to be in the top 5 batsmen of the world. But he is for sure in the top 3 batsmen in all formats.
Babar Azam centuries list consists of 4 against WI, 3 against SL, and 2 against Zim. 1 against NZ, AUS, and SA.