Fastest Hundred in One day International(ODI)

Fastest Hundred Record in One Day International(ODI):

When we talk about fastest hundred score in ODI (One Day International) cricket there are several names come in mind but today AB de Villiers set a new world record for fastest hundred as well as fastest fifty in ODI.
Fastest Hundred in One day cricket series

New Delhi: South African batsman AB De Villiers on Sunday scored the fastest hundred in the history of ODI cricket.

Outcome from the match played in Johannesburg:

  1. Firstly he hit fastest 50 in ODI he just took 16 balls to break the record of Sanath Jayasuriya.
  2. De Villiers' century came up in just 31 balls against the West Indies in the 2nd ODI at Johannesburg. Here he broken down the record made by Corey Anderson in 36 balls of fastest century.
  3. De Villiers' hundred included 8 boundaries and 10 sixes.
  4. Top three batsman hit hundreds first time in word cricket ( in ODI)
  5. De Villiers finally departed for 149 runs off 44 balls with 16 sixes and 9 boundaries. 
Runs Balls 6s 4s Player Match Venue Year
149 31 16 9 AB de Villiers South Africa v West Indies Johannesburg 18-01-2015
131* 36 14 6 CJ Anderson New Zealand v West Indies Queenstown 01-01-2014
102 37 11 6 Shahid Afridi Pakistan v Sri Lanka Nairobi 04-10-1996
147* 44 10 8 MV Boucher South Africa v Zimbabwe Potchefstroom 20-09-2006
117 45 4 18 BC Lara West Indies v Bangladesh Dhaka 09-10-1999

Source - espncricinfo

Now De Villiers is the new superman of world cricket:

De Villiers is the new superman
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