Nowadays, cricket is considered as a batsman friendly game. With T20 being the trendiest format of cricket in the modern era, it has made the fans longing for entertainment and more fantasy cricket games.
The fans want sixes and boundaries scored frequently and want their daily fantasy cricket team at 11wickets app for mobile to get high score every time. One international cricket is different from T20. T20 is the fast-paced game but one day is the combination of both test cricket and T20 cricket.
Hitting centuries in ODI matches these days are normal. The batsman with the strike rate 120+ can only withstand the modern demands of online fantasy cricket. But there are the times when classical century made by the batsman is appreciated and there are the times when batsman take more than 120+ balls to score a century.
Here is a list of slowest centuries scored by batsmen in world cricket:
David Boon – 166 balls century against India in 1991
The former Australian cricketer David Boon is known for his classic display of batting skills. He has produced the slowest ODI centuries ever in the history of the game by scoring a century off 166 balls against India in 1991.
Rameez Raja – 157 balls century against West Indies in 1991
Pakistan’s Rameez Raja hit the second slowest individual century of balls against Windies team at Melbourne cricket ground in 1991.
Geoff Marsh – 156 balls century against England in 1989
The former Australian cricketer Geoff March find himself in this list playing against England. He hit a century off 156 balls at Lord’s Cricket Ground in 1989.
Rameez Raja – 152 balls century against Sri Lanka in 1990
Again, Rameez Raja of Pakistan cricket team had scored a century off 152 balls. He had scored his century against Sri Lanka at Adelaide Oval in 1990.
Scott Styris – 152 balls century against Sri Lanka in 2007
Former New Zealander, Scott Styris find himself in this list playing against Sri Lanka. He hit a century off 152 balls at the new stadium of Queen’s Park in 2007.
Tom Cooper – 151 balls century against Afghanistan in 2010
Former cricketer of Netherlands cricket team, Tom Cooper find himself in this list at 6th position playing against Afghanistan. He hit a century off 151 balls at Sportpark Westvliet in 2010.
Geoff Marsh – 150 balls century against West Indies in 1991
Again, Geoff Marsh find himself in this list at 7th position playing against West Indies. He hit a century off 150 balls at Bourda, Georgetown in 1991.
David Hemp – 150 balls century against Kenya in 2009
Former Bermudian cricketer, David Hemp is in the eighth position in this list, playing against Kenya. He hit a century off 150 balls at SenwesPark in 2009.
David Boon – 146 balls century against West Indies in 1991
Boon is in this list for the second time and this time at 9th position. He scored a century off 146 balls against West Indies in 1991.
Alec Stewart – 146 ball century against West Indies in 2000
The former English cricketer and one of the best wicketkeepers scored a century of 146 balls against mighty West Indies in 2000.
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