Babar Azam Centuries

Last Modified Sep 1, 2023 00:12 IST

Babar Azam is the present captain of Pakistan men’s national team in all three formats of international cricket and he is often deemed as the best batter not just in Pakistan but the entire world in modern-day cricket. It could be said that Babar is the undisputed batting icon and one of the highest-ranked players Pakistan has produced in the annals of its cricket history. The total number of Babar Azam centuries in international cricket is 31 at the moment and he is expected to break several records on the back of his century-scoring streak.


Babar Azam Centuries
Babar Azam Centuries


Babar has impressed everyone with his elegance batting on the pitch and earned plaudits from opposition players as well. Numbers would be a mere factor in describing the proficiency of Babar Azam the batter. Many believe that Babar will shatter many great cricket records and end his career with more centuries than any other Pakistan player.


Babar Azam Centuries- Tests



Babar Azam has scored nine centuries in the longest format of the game. Babar Azam has scored 3772 runs in 49 Test matches at an average of 47.74 with nine Test hundreds and 26 half-centuries in the longest format. He played a gritty knock of 196 against Australia in the Karachi Test as Pakistan forced a draw on day five.


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Out of his nine Test centuries, the Pakistan batter has brought up three against Sri Lanka, two against Australia and New Zealand, and one each versus Bangladesh and England.


NoScoreOpponentVenueDateResult
1127*New ZealandDubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiNovember 24, 2018Won
2104AustraliaThe Gabba, BrisbaneNovember 21, 2019Lost
3102*Sri LankaRawalpindi Cricket Stadium, RawalpindiDecember 11, 2019Drawn
4100*Sri LankaNational Stadium, KarachiDecember 19, 2019Won
5143BangladeshRawalpindi Cricket Stadium, RawalpindiFebruary 7, 2020Won
6196AustraliaNational Stadium, KarachiMarch 12, 2021Drawn
7119Sri LankaGalle International Stadium, GalleJuly 16, 2022Won
8136EnglandRawalpindi Cricket Stadium, RawalpindiDecember 1, 2022Lost
9161New ZealandNational Bank Cricket Arena, Karachi December 26, 2022Drawn


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Babar Azam centuries - ODI


Babar Azam Century numbers in ODIs is 19. Babar Azam has scored 5353 runs in 104 One-Day Internationals with an average of 59.47.Besides nineteen hundreds, Azam has also smashed twenty-eight half centuries for Pakistan in ODIs.


Babar Azam became the fastest batter to reach 15 ODI hundreds in 83 innings, he went past former South Africa batter Hashim Amla. Babar is also the second fastest batter to complete 4000 ODI runs, his feat in 82 innings fell one short of Amla who took 81 innings to achieve the same score.


After the Pakistan skipper slammed his 17th ODI century against West Indies in June 2022, he became the first ODI batter to hit three consecutive tons on two separate occasions. Babar’s 103 against West Indies came after his 114 and 105* against Australia earlier in the year. Babar’s first three hundreds were scored on the trot against the West Indies in 2016.



NoScoreOpponentVenueDateResult
1120West IndiesSharjah Cricket Stadium, SharjahSeptember 30, 2016Won
2123West IndiesSharjah Cricket Stadium, SharjahOctober 2, 2016Won
3117West IndiesSheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiOctober 5, 2016Won
4100AustraliaAdelaide Oval, AdelaideJanuary 26, 2017Lost
5125*West IndiesProvidence Stadium, GuyanaApril 9, 2017Won
6103Sri LankaDubai International Cricket Stadium, DubaiOctober 13, 2017Won
7101Sri LankaSheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu DhabiOctober 16, 2017Won
8106*ZimbabaweQueens Sports Club, BulawayoJuly 22, 2018Won
9115EnglandTrent Bridge, NottinghamMay 17, 2019Lost
10101*New ZealandEdgbaston, BirminghamJune 26, 2019Won
11115Sri LankaNational Stadium, KarachiSeptember 30, 2019Won
12125ZimbabweRawalpindi Cricket Stadium, RawalpindiNovember 3, 2020Tied
13103South AfricaSuperSport Park, CenturionApril 2, 2021Won
14158EnglandEdgbaston, BirminghamJuly 13, 2021Lost
15114AustraliaGaddafi Stadium, LahoreMarch 31, 2022Won
16105*AustraliaGaddafi Stadium, LahoreApril 2, 2022Won
17103West IndiesMultan Cricket Stadium, MultanJune 8, 2022Won
18107New ZealandNational Stadium, KarachiMay 5, 2023Won
19151NepalMultan Cricket Stadium, MultanAugust 30, 2023Won


Babar Azam centuries- T20I


Babar Centuries number in the shorter format of the game is 3. He has scored 3485 runs in 104 T20I innings at a strike rate of 129.88 and is the fourth-highest run-scorer overall in T20Is behind Martin Guptill (3531), Rohit Sharma (3853), and Virat Kohli (4008) . Babar is the only Pakistani player to score more than one century in T20Is.


NoScoreOpponentVenueDateResult
1122South AfricaSuperSport Park, CenturionApril 14, 2021Won
2110*EnglandNational Stadium, KarachiSeptember 22, 2022Won
3101*New ZealandGaddafi Stadium, LahoreApril 15, 2023Won

Babar Azam Centuries by Opponents


Babar Azam has managed centuries in international cricket against seven nations including Australia, England, Zimbabwe, West Indies, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and New Zealand. He is yet to score a century against India, Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Bangladesh and Ireland. Here is the list of Babar Azam's Centuries based on opponents in international cricket.

OpponentMatInnsRunsHSAvgBFSR100s50s0s
Afghanistan772756639.2834879.02042
Australia2736177019655.31246371.865112
Bangladesh131453414344.567579.11141
England4246201915851.76225489.574151
Hong Kong224233214495.45000
India9925068*31.2528089.28011
Ireland23102593416860.71010
Namibia1170707049142.85010
Nepal11151151151131115.26100
Netherlands442269156.528080.71030
New Zealand4247201716149.19266275.775142
Scotland1166666647140.42010
South Africa2631128212244.2136893.71281
Sri Lanka2631125811946.59185467.85641
West Indies33361676125*54.06214178.285114
World-XI331798659.66121147.93010
Zimbabwe181669312557.75653106.12251


Babar Azam Centuries by Year


Babar Azam's Centuries graph by year looks very interesting from the perspective of cricket fans. The Pakistan batsman failed in scoring a single-ton in his debut year back in 2015. He managed his first ton back in 2016 and never looked back since then. The star batsman Babar Azam gained consistency in recording big scores and became the backbone of the Pakistan Cricket team's batting line-up. He has managed a maximum of 6 centuries in a year back in 2019 and in the ongoing year 2022. Let's hope if surpasses his record of 6 centuries in a year or not. Here is the list of Babar Azam Centuries by year:


YearCenturies
20150
20163
20174
20182
20196
20202
20213
20228
20233


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