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Pak vs SA: Babar Azam breaks another ODI record

13th ODI hundred for Babar Azam; it's his 76th ODI innings

Pak vs SABabar Azam breaks another ODI record - OyeYeah News
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Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam has broken another One Day International record.

In the first ODI against South Africa, the Pakistani captain managed to score 103 runs in a classy inning becoming the fastest batsman in the world to score 13 ODI centuries.

No one has reached 13 centuries quicker than the Pakistan skipper!

Azam who is currently placed at number 2, took only 76 innings to score 13 tons in the 50-over format.

Quickest batsman to hit 13 ODI hundreds (number of innings) ar as follows:

Babar Azam in 76 innings

Hashim Amla in 83 innings

Virat Kohli 86 in innings

Quinton de Kock in 86 innings

David Warner in 91 innings

According to a cricket statistician, Babar Azam can surpass Virat Kohli who is currently ranked no 1, to become the best batsman in the world in the 50-over format.

Meanwhile, cricket fans are celebrating Babar Azam’s latest achievement on Twitter:

 

Last month,  Babar Azam had made it to the top 10 batsmen of all cricket formats in the new ICC ranking!

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.