List of international cricket centuries by Saeed Anwar

Saeed Anwar is a Pakistani cricketer and captain of the Pakistan national cricket team . [2] He has scored centuries (100 or more runs in a single innings ) in Test matches and One Day International matches on 11 and 20 occasions. [3] [1] He played 55 Tests and 247 ODIs for Pakistan scoring 4,052 and 8,824 runs respectively. [2] He was described by the BBC as “a world-class opener” and “one of the real batting stars of Pakistani cricket”. [4] Anwar Was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year , in 1997 and the cricket almanac Wisden Noted his “rapid run-scoring.” [5]

He became the third Pakistan opening batsman not to be dismissed at the close of an innings . [10] [N 1] Anwar scored Test centuries against seven different opponents at ten cricket grounds , including seven at venues outside Pakistan. [11] [12] As of November 2016, he is ninth in the list of Test century-makers for Pakistan, a position he shares with Asif Iqbal and Azhar Ali . [13] [11] [12] As of November 2016, he is ninth in the list of Test century-makers for Pakistan, a position he shares with Asif Iqbal and Azhar Ali . [13] [11] [12] As of November 2016, he is ninth in the list of Test century-makers for Pakistan, a position he shares with Asif Iqbal and Azhar Ali . [13]

Anwar made his ODI debut during the 1988-89 Benson & Hedges World Series against the West Indies at the WACA Ground , Perth . [14] He achieved his first ODI century a year later against Sri Lanka at the Adelaide Oval . [15] He scored three consecutive centuries at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium in 1993, the second player to achieve this feat. [N 2] Anwar’s score of 194, the highest by a Pakistan batsman, was made against India at the MA Chidambaram Stadium , Chennai in 1997. [17] [18] [N 3] He scored all of his twenty ODI centuries against six different opponents, and was most successful against Sri Lanka, making seven against them. [1] As of November 2016, Anwar is the leading ODI century-maker for Pakistan, and is twelfth in the ODI century-makers list. [20] [21]

Key

Key
symbol Meaning
* Remained not out
Man of the match
Captained the Pakistan cricket team
Balls Balls faced
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 (Pakistan), away or neutral
Dated Date the match was held, or the starting date of match for Match matches
Lost The match was lost by Pakistan
Won The match was won by Pakistan
Drawn The match was drawn
Tied The match was tied

Test cricket centuries

List of Test centuries
No. Score Against Pos. Inn. Test arrival H / A / N Dated result Ref
1 169  New Zealand 1 2 2/3 Basin Reserve , Wellington Away 17 February 1994 Won [8]
2 136  Sri Lanka 1 3 1/3 P Saravanamuttu Stadium , Colombo Away 9 August 1994 Won [22]
3 176  England 1 2 3/3 The Oval , London Away 22 August 1996 Won [23]
4 149  New Zealand 1 2 2/2 Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium , Rawalpindi Home 28 November 1996 Won [24]
5 118  South Africa 1 3 2/3 Kingsmead Cricket Ground , Durban Away 26 February 1998 Won [25]
6 145  australia 1 1 1/3 Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium , Rawalpindi Home 1 October 1998 Lost [26]
7 126  australia 1 2 2/3 Arbab Niaz Stadium , Peshawar Home 15 October 1998 Drawn [27]
8 188 *  [N 4]  india 1 3 1/4 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Away 16 February 1999 Won [9]
9 119  australia 1 3 1/3 Brisbane Cricket Ground , Brisbane Away 5 November 1999 Lost [28]
10 123  Sri Lanka 1 2 2/3 Galle International Stadium , Galle Away 21 June 2000 Won [29]
11 101  bangladesh 1 2 1/3 Multan Cricket Stadium , Multan Home 29 August 2001 Won [30]

One Day International centuries

List of ODI centuries
No. Score Balls Against Pos. Inn. S / R arrival H / A / N Dated result Ref
1 126 99  Sri Lanka 2 1 127.27 Adelaide Oval , Adelaide Neutral 17 February 1990 Won [15]
2 101 115  New Zealand 1 1 87.82 Gaddafi Stadium , Lahore Home 2 November 1990 Won [31]
3 110 105  Sri Lanka 1 1 104.76 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 4 February 1993 Won [32]
4 107 108  Sri Lanka 1 1 99.07 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 30 October 1993 Won [33]
5 131 141  West Indies 1 2 92.90 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 1 November 1993 Won [34]
6 111 104  Sri Lanka 1 2 106.73 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 2 November 1993 Won [35]
7 104 * 119  australia 1 2 87.39 Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium , Rawalpindi Home 22 October 1994 Won [36]
8 103 * 131  Zimbabwe 2 2 78.62 Harare Sports Club , Harare Away 22 February 1995 Tied [37]
9 115 120  Sri Lanka 1 1 95.83 Nairobi Gymkhana Club , Nairobi Neutral 4 October 1996 Won [38]
10 104 * 132  New Zealand 1 2 78.78 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 10 November 1996 Won [39]
11 112 * 125  Sri Lanka 1 2 89.60 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 12 November 1996 Won [40]
12 194 146  india 1 1 132.87 MA Chidambaram Stadium , Chennai Away 21 May 1997 Won [41]
13 108 * 129  West Indies 2 2 83.72 Gaddafi Stadium , Lahore Home 4 November 1997 Won [42]
14 104 128  india 1 2 81.25 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 14 December 1997 Won [43]
15 140 132  india 1 1 106.06 Bangabandhu National Stadium , Dhaka Neutral 18 January 1998 Lost [44]
16 103 144  Zimbabwe 1 1 71.52 Kennington Oval , London Neutral 11 June 1999 Won [45]
17 113 * 148  New Zealand 1 2 76.35 Old Trafford Cricket Ground , Manchester Neutral 16 June 1999 Won [46]
18 105 * 134  Sri Lanka 1 2 78.35 Gymkhana Club Ground , Nairobi Neutral 8 October 2000 Won [47]
19 104 115  New Zealand 1 1 90.43 Gymkhana Club Ground , Nairobi Neutral 11 October 2000 Lost [48]
20 101 126  india 1 1 80.15 Centurion Park , Centurion Neutral 1 March 2003 Lost [49]

Notes

  1. Jump up^ The previous players to accomplish this feat wereNazar MohammedandMudassar Nazar. [10]
  2. Jump up^ This feat was previously accomplished byZaheer Abbasand subsequentlyHerschelle Gibbs,AB of VilliersandQuinton of Kock. [16]
  3. Jump up^ Saeed AnwarbrokeViv Richards’ record for most runs in an ODI innings and held it for nearly 13 years. The score was equated byCharles Coventry, it was broken bySachin Tendulkar(200 *),Virender Sehwag(219) andRohit Sharma(209). [19]
  4. Jump up^ Anwar shared theMan of the Matchaward withJavagal Srinath.

References

General

  • “Saeed Anwar Test Centuries” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 16 October 2005 .
  • “Saeed Anwar One Day International Centuries” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 16 October 2005 .

Specific

  1. ^ Jump up to:a b c “Records – ODI records – Battle records – Most hundreds in a career . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 16 October 2005 .
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b “Saeed Anwar” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 22 July 2012 .
  3. Jump up^ “Records – Test records – Battle records – Most hundreds in a career” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 16 October 2005 .
  4. Jump up^ “Pakistan profiles: Saeed Anwar” . BBC Sport . 3 January 2003 . Retrieved 22 July 2012 .
  5. Jump up^ “Wisden – Cricketer of the year 1997 – Saeed Anwar” . Wisden. ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  6. Jump up^ “West Indies in Pakistan Test series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  7. Jump up^ “Records – Test matches – Pair on debut” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  8. ^ Jump up to:a b “Pakistan in New Zealand – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  9. ^ Jump up to:a b “Asian Test Championship – 1st match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  10. ^ Jump up to:a b Qamar Ahmed (20 February 1999). “Wisden – Asian Test Championship – India v Pakistan 1998-99” . ESPNcricinfo. Archived from the original on 7 May 2016 . Retrieved 6 August2012 .
  11. Jump up^ “Saeed Anwar – Centuries at home came” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 12 June 2012 .
  12. Jump up^ “Saeed Anwar – Centuries has come outside Pakistan” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 12 June 2012 .
  13. Jump up^ “Records – Test matches – Most hundreds in a career for Pakistan” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 6 August 2012 .
  14. Jump up^ “Benson & Hedges World Series – 6th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 7 August 2012 .
  15. ^ Jump up to:a b “Benson & Hedges World Series – 10th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  16. Jump up^ “Records – One-Day International – Hundreds in consecutive innings” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  17. Jump up^ “Records – One-Day International – Most Hundred in Pakistan”. ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  18. Jump up^ “Anwar, Aqib’s feats in Wisden’s best one-day list” . The Dawn. Pakistan Herald Publications Limited (PHPL). 17 February 2002 . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  19. Jump up^ “Records – One-Day Internationals – Battle records – Most runs in an innings” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  20. Jump up^ “Cricket Records – Pakistan – One-Day Internationals – Most hundreds” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 30 April 2012 .
  21. Jump up^ “Cricket Records – One-Day Internationals – Battle Records – Most hundreds in a career” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 30 April2012 .
  22. Jump up^ “Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series – 1st Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  23. Jump up^ “Pakistan in England Test Series – 3rd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  24. Jump up^ “New Zealand Test Series in Pakistan – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  25. Jump up^ “Pakistan in South Africa Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  26. Jump up^ “Australia in Pakistan Test Series – 1st Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  27. Jump up^ “Australia in Pakistan Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  28. Jump up^ “Pakistan in Australia Test Series – 1st Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  29. Jump up^ “Pakistan in Sri Lanka Test Series – 2nd Test” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  30. Jump up^ “Asian Test Championship, 2001/02 – 1st match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 28 July 2012 .
  31. Jump up^ “New Zealand in Pakistan ODI Series – 1st ODI” . ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  32. Jump up^ “Wills Trophy – Final” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  33. Jump up^ “Pepsi Champions Trophy – 3rd match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  34. Jump up^ “Pepsi Champions Trophy – 4th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  35. Jump up^ “Pepsi Champions Trophy – 5th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  36. Jump up^ “Wills Triangular Series – 6th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  37. Jump up^ “Pakistan in Zimbabwe ODI Series – 1st match” . ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  38. Jump up^ “KCA Centenary Tournament – 6th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 31 July 2012 .
  39. Jump up^ “Singer Champions Trophy – 3rd match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  40. Jump up^ “Singer Champions Trophy – 5th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  41. Jump up^ “Pepsi Independence Cup – 6th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  42. Jump up^ “Wills Quadrangular Tournament – 4th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  43. Jump up^ “Akai-Singer Champions Trophy – 4th match” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  44. Jump up^ “Silver Jubilee Independence Cup – 3rd final” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  45. Jump up^ “ICC World Cup – 37th match, Super Sixes” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  46. Jump up^ “ICC World Cup – 1st semi final” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  47. Jump up^ “ICC KnockOut – 2nd quarter final” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  48. Jump up^ “ICC KnockOut – 1st semi final” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .
  49. Jump up^ “ICC World Cup – 36th match, Pool A |” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 1 August 2012 .

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