Who hit first century in t20

A century in the game of cricket is scoring hundred or more runs by a player in a single innings. In test and ODI matches there is much time for the batsman to score a century but scoring a ton in t20 game, is not an easy task. But there are several destructive batsmen who have scored the centuries in Twenty20 internationals over the years.

Chris Gayle was the first batsman to hit hundred in T20I

The first batsman to score the hundred in twenty20 internationals is West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle who smashed 117 runs in 57 balls against South Africa at Johannesburg in 2007.

Australia’s Aaron Finch is the highest run scorer in a single twenty20 match. He smashed 156 runs in 63 balls against England at Southampton in 2013. Let’s have a look at the complete list of centuries in T20 internationals.

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma became first cricketer to score four T20I hundreds as he made 111 not out against West Indies on 6th November 2018 in Lucknow.

Rohit Sharma first batsman to hit four twenty20 international hundreds

T20I centuries

List centuries are arranged in top to bottom order from latest to first.

DatePlayerRunsBalls4s6sS.R.VersusVenue
27 October 2019David Warner (Australia)100*56104178.57Sri LankaAdelaide
20 October 2019Sabawoon Davizi (Czech Republic)1016867148.52MaltaMarsa
14 October 2019Adrian Dunar (Serbia)104*BulgariaCorfu
7 October 2019Kevin O’Brien (Ireland)12462127200.00Hong KongMuscat
2 October 2019Patrick Matautaava (Vanuatu)1035297198.07MalaysiaKuala Lumpur
28 September 2019Paras Khadka (Nepal)106*5279203.84SingaporeSingapore
16 September 2019George Munsey (Scotland)127*56514226.78NetherlandsDublin
1 September 2019Bilal Zalmai (Austria)111*5897191.37Czech RepublicIlfov County
30 August 2019Sudesh Wickramasekara (Czech Republic)104*36810288.88TurkeyIlfov County
29 August 2019Sivakumar Periyalwar (Romania)105*40126262.50TurkeyIlfov County
20 August 2019Jean-Pierre Kotze (Namibia)101*4379234.88BotswanaWindhoek
18 August 2019Ravinderpal Singh (CAN)10148610210.41Cayman IslandsSandys Parish
30 March 2019Awais Ahmed (Spain)102*6456159.37MaltaCartagena
23 March 2019Tony Ura (PNG)107*6046178.33PhilippinesPort Moresby
27 February 2019Glenn Maxwell (AUS)113*5579205.45IndiaBengaluru
23 February 2019Hazratullah Zazai (AFG)162*621116261.29IrelandDehradun
23 January 2019Ravija Sandaruwan (Kuwait)10359105174.57BahrainMuscat
6 November 2018Rohit Sharma (IND)111*6187181.96West IndiesLucknow
8 July 2018Rohit Sharma (IND)100*56115178.57EnglandBristol
3 July 2018KL Rahul (IND)101*54105187.03EnglandManchester
3 July 2018Aaron Finch (AUS)172761610226.31ZmbabweHarare
16 February 2018Martin Guptill (NZ)1055469194.44AustraliaAuckland
7 February 2018 Glenn Maxwell (AUS)103*58104177.58EnglandHobart
3 January 2018Colin Munro (NZ)10453310196.22West IndiesBay Oval
22 December 2017Rohit Sharma (IND)118431210274.41Sri LankaIndore
4 November 2017Colin Munro (NZ)109*5877187.93IndiaRajkot
29 October 2017David Miller (SA)101*3679280.55BangladeshSenwes Park
9 July 2017Evin Lewis (WI)125*62612201.61IndiaSabina Park
14 April 2017Shaiman Anwar (UAE)117*68106172.05Papua New GuineaAbu Dhabi
6 January 2017Colin Munro (NZ)1015477187.03BangladeshMount Maunganui
6 September 2016Glenn Maxwell (AUS)145*65149223.08Sri LankaKandy
27 August 2016KL Rahul (IND)110*51125215.68West IndiesLauderhill
27 August 2016Evin Lewis (WI)1004959204.08IndiaLauderhill
16 March 2016Chris Gayle (WI)100*48511208.33EnglandMumbai
13 March 2016Tamim Iqbal (BAN)103*63105163.49OmanDharamsala
19 February 2016Babar Hayat (HK)1226097203.33OmanFatullah
31 January 2016Shane Watson (AUS)124*71106174.64IndiaSydney
10 January 2016Mohammad Shahzad (AFG)118*67108176.11ZimbabweSharjah
2 October 2015Rohit Sharma (IND)10666125160.00South AfricaDharamshala
14 January 2015Morne van Wyk (SA)114*7097162.85West IndiesDurban
11 January 2015Faf du Plessis (SA)11956115212.50West IndiesJohannesburg
30 March 2014Ahmed Shehzad (PAK)111*62105179.03BangladeshDhaka
27 March 2014Alex Hales (ENG)116*64116181.25Sri LankaChittagong
29 August 2013Aaron Finch (AUS)156631114247.61EnglandSouthampton
23 December 2012Martin Guptill (NZ)101*6996146.37South AfricaEast London
21 September 2012Brendon McCullum (NZ)12358117212.06BangladeshKandy
24 July 2012Richie Berrington (SCOT)10058105172.41BangladeshVoorburg
19 February 2012Richard Levi (SA)117*51513229.41New ZealandHamilton
6 August 2011Tillakaratne Dilshan (SL)104*57125182.45AustraliaKandy
3 May 2010Mahela Jayawardene (SL)10064104156.25ZimbabweProvidence
2 May 2010Suresh Raina (IND)1016095168.33South AfricaGros Islet
28 February 2010Brendon McCullum (NZ)116*56128207.14AustraliaChristchurch
11 September 2007Chris Gayle (WI)11757710205.26South AfricaJohannesburg

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