Pakistan’s current all-format captain and their leading batter in the ongoing era, Babar Azam, has scored many centuries in international cricket. He is a comparatively young cricketer and is a very technically sound batter who plays a gorgeous cover drive.
In his not-so-long cricket career to date, he has handled the fragile Pakistan batting order pretty well and has been that leader who leads from the front. Let us have a brief look at all the centuries scored by him in the three formats of the game – Test Cricket, One-day International, and T20 International.
List of Babar Azam’s Centuries in Test Cricket
In the purest format of the game, Babar Azam has 9 international centuries to his name. He has played 85 innings in 47 matches. Babar has bailed his team out of precarious situations many times in Test cricket and has maturity in him. Having a current average of 48.63 in this format, Babar Azam has a long way to go and can even play 100 tests.
|1||24 November 2018||New Zealand||127*||Won|
|2||21 November 2019||Australia||104||Lost|
|3||11 December 2019||Sri Lanka||102*||Drawn|
|4||19 December 2019||Sri Lanka||100||Won|
|5||7 February 2020||Bangladesh||143||Won|
|6||12 March 2022||Australia||196||Drawn|
|7||16 July 2022||Sri Lanka||119||Won|
|8||1 December 2022||England||136||Lost|
|9||26 December 2022||New Zealand||161||Drawn|
List of Babar Azam’s Centuries in ODI Cricket
This is probably the format where Babar Azam is at his best and likes to play this format very much. Babar has 18 centuries in ODI cricket in 98 innings. He has over 5000 runs in the format as well and has been Pakistan’s true savior. He averages 59.17 in the day-night format of the game.
|1||30 September 2016||West Indies||120||Won (D/L)|
|2||2 October 2016||West Indies||123||Won|
|3||5 October 2016||West Indies||117||Won|
|4||26 January 2017||Australia||100||Lost|
|5||9 April 2017||West Indies||125*||Won|
|6||13 October 2017||Sri Lanka||103||Won|
|7||16 October 2017||Sri Lanka||101||Won|
|8||22 July 2018||Zimbabwe||106*||Won|
|9||17 May 2019||England||115||Lost|
|10||26 June 2019||New Zealand||101*||Won|
|11||30 September 2019||Sri Lanka||115||Won|
|12||3 November 2020||Zimbabwe||125||Tied|
|13||2 April 2021||South Africa||103||Won|
|14||13 July 2021||England||158||Lost|
|15||31 March 2022||Australia||114||Won|
|16||2 April 2022||Australia||105*||Won|
|17||8 June 2022||West Indies||103||Won|
|18||5 May 2023||New Zealand||107||Won|
List of Babar Azam’s Centuries in T20I Cricket
Hitting a century in the T20 format and that too in international cricket is not an easy task at all, but Babar Azam has scored three T20I centuries in his international career. Though Babar is not a player who hits from ball one and has the power game, he has been successful till now with whatever game he has.
|1||14 April 2021||South Africa||122||Won|
|2||22 September 2022||England||110*||Won|
|3||15 April 2023||New Zealand||101*||Won|
List of Babar Azam’s Centuries in Pakistan Super League (PSL)
Babar Azam has scored only one hundred in Pakistan Super League (PSL) so far. His century came against Quetta Gladiators in the 2023 season. Despite scoring 115, his team lost the game.
|1||08 March 2023||Quetta Gladiators||115||Lost|