Fastest ICC World Cup century in one-day international cricket

Fastest ICC World Cup century in one-day international.

Kevin O’Brien holds the record for the fastest century in a World Cup. Where as Glenn Maxwell has set a new record for the fastest ODI century by an Australian, bringing up his maiden ton off 51 balls against Sri Lanka at the SCG and also made second fastest century in the ICC World Cup.

Kevin O'Brien fastest century
Kevin O’Brien fastest century in ICC World Cup
Here is list of amazing players who scored Fastest ICC World Cup century in one-day international cricket.
Fastest ICC World Cup century
Fastest ICC World Cup century

In the fastest hundred in the world cup, we have Ireland’s right handed batsman  scored an extraodinary hundred in a match played against England in 2011 world cup. The batsmen scored his hundred in just 50 balls, which includes 8 sixes and 13 fours.

Kevin O’Brien hundred helped the Ireland to chase down the target of 325 set by the England and won the match for Ireland. He played with a strike rate of 179.37.  He also made a record partnership with Alex Cusack this partnership was for 162 runs for sixth wicket.

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In 2015 world cup, Australia’s batting all rounder Glenn Maxwell scored his fastest hundred which came up in just 51 balls. Maxwell’s hundred against Sri Lanka at the SCG was the second fastest century in the ICC World Cup.

 In 2015 World Cup, SriLanka’s Left handed batsman Kumar Sangakara set an world record. Kumar Sangakara scored four consecutive centuries in the tournament, a record in world cup one-day international cricket (ODIs).

Fastest Century in World Cup Cricket.
PlayerBallsOppositionYear
Kevine O'Brien50England2011
Glenn Maxwell51Sri lanka2015
AB D Villiers52West Indies2015
Mathew Hayden66South Africa2007
John Davison67West Indies2003
Kumar Sangakara70England 2015

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