World Cup 2015: 37 Centuries in 49 Matches

World Cup 2015 has seen 37 centuries at the completion of final, in 49 matches. Guptill and Gayle has hit double centuries, with Guptill becoming the highest scorer in a knockout match of all time world cup editions. Sangakkara has scored World record 4 consecutive centuries so far, and Sri Lanka leads with 8 centuries. Ireland and Zimbabwe has conceded two centuries twice in two matches. So far, seven centuries (Lendl Simmons, Shaiman Anwar, Kyle Coetzer, Brendan Taylor, Sangakkara, Mahmudullah, Brendan Taylor) ended up in the losing cause. Interestingly three of them were against Ireland. Even Bangladesh has managed to finally score a World Cup century. Pakistan scored a century after 2007. Ireland conceded maximum centuries till group stage. Check the list of players, teams scoring and conceding the centuries in World Cup 2015.

World Cup 2015: Schedules and Results
World Cup 2015 Statistics: Batting, Bowling, Team


    135 Aaron Finch (Aus) vs Eng
    138* David Miller (SA) vs Zim
    128 Moeen Ali (Eng) vs Scot
    115* Duminy (SA) vs Zim
    107 Kohli (Ind) vs Pak
    102 Lendl Simmons (WI) vs Ire
    100 Mahela Jayawardene (SL) vs Zim
    137 Shikhar Dhawan (Ind) vs SA
    215 Chris Gayle (WI) vs Zim
    133* Samuels (WI) vs Zim
    106 Shaiman Anwar (UAE) vs Ire
    161* Dilshan (SL) vs Ban
    105* Sangakkara (SL) vs Ban
    162* AB de Villiers (SA) vs WI
    121 Joe Root (Eng) vs SL
    139* Thirimanne (SL) vs Eng
    112* Sangakkara (SL) vs Eng
    159 Hashim Amla (SA) vs Ire
    109 Faf du Plessis (SA) vs Ire
    178 David Warner (Aus) vs Afg
    156 Kyle Coetzer (Sco) vs Ban
    112 Ed Joyce (Ire) vs Zim
    121 Brendan Taylor (Zim) vs Ire
    102 Maxwell (Aus) vs SL
    104 Sangakkara (SL) vs Aus
    103 Mahmudullah (Ban) vs Eng
    100 Shikhar Dhawan (Ind) vs Ire
    104 Dilshan (SL) vs Sco
    124 Sangakkara (SL) vs Sco
    128* Mahmudullah (Ban) vs NZ
    105 Guptill (NZ) vs Ban
    138 Brendan Taylor (Zim) vs Ind
    110* Suresh Raina (Ind) vs Zim
    107 Porterfield (Ire) vs Pak
    101* Sarfraz Ahmed (Pak) vs Ire
    137 Rohit Sharma (Ind) vs Ban
    237* Guptill (NZ) vs WI in QF
    105 Steven Smith (Aus) vs Ind in Semifinal


    8 SL
    5 SA, Ind
    4 Aus
    3 WI
    2 Ban, Ire, Zim, NZ
    1 Eng, UAE, Sco, Pak

Vs Teams

    7 Ire
    6 Zim
    5 Ban
    2 Pak, Eng, Scot, WI, Ind
    1 SA, SL, Afg, Aus, NZ

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