One of the biggest achievements for a batter is to score a century in any of the formats of cricket. Players with the caliber of power-hitting and scoring brisk rate are promising to score a century in T20s. IPL is no different as there are plenty of records made in terms of scoring a century. The first-ever century in IPL was scored by Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Brendon McCullum, who achieved the feat in the very first match in the league’s history against Royal Challengers Bangalore. A total of 48 players have hit 87 centuries in this competition. In this Article, We’ll talk about the season with the most centuries in the history of the Indian Premier League.
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Gujarat Titans’ Shubman Gill, Mumbai Indians’ Cameron Green, and Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Virat Kohli slammed hundreds on Sunday in different IPL matches to make the IPL 2023 edition the season to witness the most hundreds since 2008. Shubman Gill then made it better in Qualifier 2 when he scored his third century of this IPL season.
IPL seasons with the Most Centuries:
Nine batters have recorded tons this season with Gill leading the list with three hundreds. Virat & Gill both smashed hundreds in consecutive innings. In IPL 2022, four batters slammed eight centuries. Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler smashed four tons and matched Kohli’s tally of four from the 2016 season.
IPL 2023: 11 Hundreds
Virat Kohli (Two), Cameron Green, Heinrich Klaasen, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill (Three), Venkatesh Iyer, Harry Brook, Prabhsimran Singh and Suryakumar Yadav. These 9 batters combined to score 11 centuries to make the IPL 2023 season the edition with the most hundreds.
IPL 2022: 8 Hundreds
Jos Buttler (Four), KL Rahul (two), Quinton de Kock, Rajat Patidar.
IPL 2016: 7 Hundreds
Kohli (Four), de Kock, Steve Smith, AB de Villiers.