He is the youngest player to hit a century in the Indian Premier League. He achieved this feat while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2009 when he was 19 years 253 days
He is the second in the list, as he was 20 years and 218 days when he scored a century while playing for Delhi in 2018
In 2021, Padikkal scored his 1st IPL century playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was 20 years and 289 days old.
Playing for Rajasthan Royals he scored his maiden IPL century at the age of 21. He achieved this feat on April 30, 2023
In 2017, while playing for Delhi Daredevils, he scored a century at the age of 22