We will talk about the top-5 batsman in the world who has scored the most centuries back to back in ODI cricket. Consistent performance and fitness are very important for playing cricket for a long time at the international cricket level.
This is the reason that every year many players debut and then go anonymously. In the history of ODI cricket, scoring a century for any batsman is considered a very big achievement.
However, today in this article we will tell about the top-5 batsmen of the world who have scored the most consecutive centuries in the history of ODI cricket.
1- Virat Kohli
The name of the current regular captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli, comes at number one on this list. Virat Kohli has scored a total of 12169 runs in 254 matches in his ODI career with an average of 59.07 and 43 centuries. This right-handed batsman of India has also made his name to score consecutive centuries on 10 occasions.
2- AB de Villiers
In this list, the former explosive batsman of the South Africa cricket team and AB de Villiers, who is called Mr. 360 degree, comes at number two.
In the history of ODI cricket, AB de Villiers has scored back-to-back centuries on a total of 7 occasions. AB de Villiers has scored 9577 runs in a total of 228 matches played in his ODI career with a good average of 53.50. During this, a total of 25 centuries have also come out with his bat.
3- Rohit Sharma
In this list, the name of the Indian cricket team’s experienced opener Rohit Sharma comes at number three. Rohit Sharma has scored a total of 90205 runs in 227 matches played in his ODI career with a good average of 48.96.
During this, he has also registered 29 centuries in his name. Rohit Sharma has achieved the feat of scoring centuries back to back 5 times in ODIs.
4- Saeed Anwar
The name of Saeed Anwar, the former opener of the Pakistan cricket team, comes at number four on this list. Saeed Anwar has scored a total of 8824 runs in 247 matches played in his ODI career at an average of 39.21 and with the help of 20 centuries. This legendary cricketer of Pakistan has achieved the feat of scoring back to back centuries 5 consecutive times.
The name of the former Sri Lankan team’s great wicket-keeper batsman Kumar Sangakkara comes at number five in this list. Former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar is the second-highest run-scorer in ODI cricket.
Kumar Sangakkara has scored a total of 14224 runs in 404 matches of his ODI career with the help of 25 centuries. During this, he has done a total of five back-to-back centuries.