List of players to score century on ODI World Cup debut

Dennis Amiss scored a century in the first-ever World Cup match in history at Lord's in 1975 between England and India. Amiss made a knock of 137

Glenn Turner made a stunning knock of 171 in New Zealand's first-ever World Cup match against East Africa in the 1975 at Edgbaston

Allam Lamb marked his World Cup debut in style by scoring an incredible knock of 102 against New Zealand in 1983 at the Oval

Trevor Chapell made a stunning knock of 110 against India in the 1983 World Cup in his first cricket World Cup match for Australia

Geoff Marsh started the 1987 World Cup campaign with a memorable century against hosts India with a knock of 110 in a game that Australia won by one run

It took no time for Andy Flower to take the world stage by fire by smashing a stunning knock of 115 against Sri Lanka on his World Cup debut against Sri Lanka in 1992

New Zealand great Astle scored a flamboyant against England in the 1996 World Cup at Ahmedabad on what was his first-ever World Cup event

India's 2011 World Cup-winning coach Gary Kirsten made a stunning first impression on the World Cup with a knock of 188 against UAE in 1996 at Karachi

Scott Styris started his World Cup career with a sensational knock of 114 against Sri Lanka at the 2003 edition in South Africa

Zimbabwe batter CB Wishard started his career in the mega event with a sensational knock of 172 against Namibia in the 2003 World Cup

Andrew Symonds was surprise selection in Australia's 2003 World Cup-winning team but played one of the finest innings in ODI history against Pakistan on his World Cup

Jeremy Bray of Ireland scored a brilliant score of 115 against Zimbabwe in the 2007 World Cup

He is the only player to score century on his World Cup debut. Kohli made a brilliant ton against Bangladesh in the 2011 World Cup

It started Australia's 2015 World Cup-winning campaign with a brilliant knock of 135 against England at the MCG in their tournament's opener.

He made his World Cup debut in 2023 and smashed an unbeaten knock of 152 against World Cup holders England at Ahmedabad in the tournament opener.

Getting an unexpected chance in the playing XI and a surprise promotion in the batting order Rachin Ravindra smashed an unbeaten knock of 123 against England in 2023 World Cup.

Abdullah Shafique plays a stunning knock on his World Cup debut for Pakistan. The opener, playing only his 9th List-A game, made sure he keeps Pakistan's chances alive with a ton in his world cup debut. He scored 113 off 103.

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