List of international cricket centuries by VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman is an Indian cricketer who plays as a Middle-order batsman. He has scored a total of 23 centuries (100 or more runs in a single innings) at the international level. [1] He was named by the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack as one of the five “Cricketers of the Year” in 2002. [1]

Laxman made his debut against South Africa in November 1996, and took his first scored 167 against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground in 2000. Laxman’s next century 281 at Eden Gardens , Kolkata . The score is the highest score in a test match between India and Australia. It was also the highest individual score by an Indian at that time. [2] [3] In Test matches, Laxman has scored centuries against all the test cricketing nations except England and Bangladesh . As of 2012, He is seventh on the list of leading Test century makers for India. [4] Laxman has scored two double centuries and has been dismissed four times between the score of 90 and 99 in test matches. [5]

In ODIs, Laxman has scored six centuries against Australia. His first ODI century Was contre Australia in the last match of a five match series or held-at the Fatorda Stadium in Margao in 2001. His Highest score of 131 cam contre Zimbabwe at the Adelaide Oval in 2004. Two out de son six ODI centuries Were (Opposition’s home) or neutral came. [6] He has been dismissed from the score of 90 and 99. [7]

Key

Laxman recorded his highest score and made five centuries in Test cricket at the Eden Gardens , Kolkata.
symbol Meaning
* Remained not out
Man of the match
Pos. Position in the batting order
Inn. The innings of the match
Test The number of the test
S / R Strike rate during the innings
H / A / N Venue was at home (India), away or neutral
Dated Match starting day
Lost The match was lost by India
Won The match was won by India
Drawn The match was drawn

Test cricket centuries

List of Test centuries
No. Score Against Pos. Inn. Test arrival H / A / N Dated result
1 167  australia 1 3 3 Sydney Cricket Ground , Sydney Away 4 January 2000 Lost [3]
2 281  australia 3 3 2 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 13 March 2001 Won [8]
3 130  West Indies 6 1 4 Antigua Recreation Ground , St John’s Away 11 May 2002 Drawn [9]
4 154 *  West Indies 6 3 3 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 3 November 2002 Drawn [10]
5 104 *  New Zealand 6 2 2 Punjab Cricket Association Stadium , Mohali Home 20 October 2003 Drawn [11]
6 148  australia 6 2 2 Adelaide Oval , Adelaide Away 14 December 2003 Won [12]
7 178  australia 5 1 4 Sydney Cricket Ground , Sydney Away 3 January 2004 Drawn [13]
8 140  Zimbabwe 4 2 1 Queens Sports Club , Bulawayo Away 14 September 2005 Won [14]
9 104  Sri Lanka 3 1 3 Sardar Patel Stadium , Ahmedabad Home 19 December 2005 Won [15]
10 100  West Indies 3 2 3 Warner Park , St Kitts Away 25 June 2006 Drawn [16]
11 112 *  Pakistan 6 1 2 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 1 December 2007 Drawn [17]
12 109  australia 3 2 2 Sydney Cricket Ground , Sydney Away 3 January 2008 Lost [18]
13 200 *  australia 5 1 3 Feroz Shah Kotla , Delhi Home 30 October 2008 Drawn [19]
14 124 *  New Zealand 5 3 2 McLean Park , Napier Away 30 March 2009 Drawn [20]
15 143 *  South Africa 5 2 2 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 16 February 2010 Won [21]
16 103 *  Sri Lanka 5 4 3 Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu Stadium , Colombo Away 7 August 2010 Won [22]
17 176 *  West Indies 5 1 2 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 15 November 2011 Won [23]

ODI centuries

List of ODI centuries
No. Score Against Pos. Inn. S / R. arrival H / A / N Dated result
1 101  australia 3 1 94.39 Fatorda Stadium , Margao Home 6 April 2001 Lost [24]
2 102  australia 3 1 76.11 Roop Singh Stadium , Gwalior Home 26 October 2003 Won [25]
3 103 *  australia 3 1 91.15 Brisbane Cricket Ground , Brisbane Away 18 January 2004 Won [26]
4 106 *  australia 3 1 81.53 Sydney Cricket Ground , Sydney Away 22 January 2004 Lost [27]
5 131  Zimbabwe 3 1 94.92 Adelaide Cricket Ground , Adelaide Neutral 24 January 2004 Won [28]
6 107  Pakistan 3 1 102.88 Gaddafi Stadium , Lahore Away 24 March 2004 Won [29]

Notes

  1. Jump up^ The total number of centuries are defined by the accumulative sum of all the formats of the game.

References

  1. Jump up^ “Wisden Cricketers of the Year” . Cricket Archive . Retrieved 11 August 2012 .
  2. Jump up^ “BBC SPORT | India Vs Australia | Laxman’s gamble country off” . BBC Sport . 13 March 2001 . Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  3. ^ Jump up to:a b “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 3rd Test” . ESPNCricinfo . Retrieved 4 October 2011 .
  4. Jump up^ “Records – Test matches: Most hundreds in a career for India”. ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  5. Jump up^ “VVS Laxman Test matches: Batting analysis” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 9 December 2011 .
  6. Jump up^ “VVS Laxman Test matches: Innings by centuries” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 9 December 2011 .
  7. Jump up^ “VVS Laxman Batting Records” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  8. Jump up^ “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 4 October 2011 .
  9. Jump up^ “India in West Indies Test Series – 4th Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  10. Jump up^ “West Indies in India Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  11. Jump up^ “New Zealand in India – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  12. Jump up^ “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  13. Jump up^ “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 4th Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  14. Jump up^ “India in Zimbabwe Test Series – 1st Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  15. Jump up^ “Sri Lanka in India Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  16. Jump up^ “India in West Indies Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  17. Jump up^ “Pakistan in India Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  18. Jump up^ “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  19. Jump up^ “Border-Gavaskar Trophy – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  20. Jump up^ “India in New Zealand Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  21. Jump up^ “South Africa in India Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  22. Jump up^ “India in Sri Lanka Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  23. Jump up^ “West Indies in India Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 15 November 2011 .
  24. Jump up^ “Australia in India ODI Series – 5th ODI” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  25. Jump up^ “TVS Cup (India) – 2nd match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .
  26. Jump up^ “VB Series – 5th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October2011 .
  27. Jump up^ “VB Series – 7th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October2011 .
  28. Jump up^ “VB Series – 8th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October2011 .
  29. Jump up^ “India in Pakistan ODI Series – 5th ODI” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 October 2011 .

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