In recently concluded match between India & South Africa, Dhawan scored a century. Interestingly, it was his 100th one day as well. He joined an elite group of elite Batsmen who have done this However, he is the only Indian to do so. So who are the other batsmen to have achieved this unique feat?
Gordon Greenidgecenturies in their 100th ODI
Gordon Greenidge of West Indies was the 1st to achieve this rare feat.
He did it against Pakistan at Sharjah in 1988 Despite Greenidge’s tonWest Indies lost the match by 84 runs while chasing 295.
Chris Cairns of New Zealand
He entered this club in 1999.He Scored 115 in 80 balls.New Zealand won the
contest by 70 runs
YousufYouhana — Pakistan
YousufYouhana at that time when he scored century on his 100th ODI against Sri Lanka in the final match of Cherry Blossom Sharjah Cup on April 2002. His knock helped Pakistan post a competitive total, although Sri Lanka did not stand a chance to even compete as they were bowled out for mere 78. Yousuf was rightly adjudged for Man of the Match award.
Sangakkara scored against Australia atColombo.Sangakkara’s century
went in vain as Sri Lanka lost the match by 40 runs.
Chris Gayle not only achieved this rare milestone but also was the 1st to
remainunbeaten during this landmark and that too at Lord’s. His knock of 132 not out enabled West Indies to chase of 286-run target against England
Marcus Trescothick eased England’s chase of 191 with his unbeaten ton
Sarwan became the 3rd Caribbean batsman to score hundred in his 100th ODI. It came against India
David Warner not only became 1st Australian to enter this club but it was also his maiden international century in India.