Shubman Gill, Cameron Green, and Virat Kohli slammed centuries on Sunday in different IPL matches to make the IPL 2023 edition the season to witness the most hundreds since 2008. The IPL has seen plenty of high-scoring affairs over the years and some players have made it a habit to get centuries every season. One of the biggest achievements for a batter is to score a century in the T20 format of cricket.
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 over 90 centuries in this competition. In this Article, We’ll list out the season with the most centuries in the history of the Indian Premier League.
List of season with most IPL centuries
1. 2023 season – 10 hundreds
The 2023 Indian Premier League season tops the charts for the most centuries in a single season. A total of 11 centuries have been hit so far in the league, Shubman Gill has smashed two centuries, Virat Kohli has also scored two centuries, Cameron Green, Heinrich Klaasen, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Venkatesh Iyer, Harry Brook, Prabhsimran Singh and Suryakumar Yadav have got 1 century each.
2. 2022 season – 8 hundreds
The 2022 season comes 2nd on the list, with A total of 8 centuries scored in that season. Jos Buttler smashed a whopping 4 centuries, KL Rahul scored two centuries, Rajat Patidar got one century and de Kock got a ton as well.
3. 2016 season – 7 centuries
The 2016 season comes 3rd on the list of the most centuries in a single season of the Indian Premier League. A total of 7 centuries were hit during the course of this season. Virat Kohli smashed 4 centuries, de Kock, Steve Smith and AB de Villiers got 1 century each.
4. 2011 season – 5 hundreds
The 2011 season saw 5 centuries being hit, it comes 4th on the list of the most centuries in a single season of the Indian Premier League. Chris Gayle smashed two centuries in the 2011 season of the IPL, The Royal Challengers Bangalore finished as runner-ups.
5. 2021 season – 4 hundreds
The Indian Premier League was hosted by the UAE due to covid related issues, the season saw 4 centuries being scored and this season comes on the 5th spot for the most Indian Premier League centuries hit in a single season. Ruturaj Gaikwad, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson and Devdutt Padikal scored a century each.
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