Opening batsmen scoring an “exact hundred” in one-day internationals

UT Khawaja of Australia scored 100 against India at Delhi  on 13.03.19 to provide  the 30th occasion of an opening batsman scoring exact 100 runs in a one-day international. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 DL Amiss 100 2 Eng NZl Swansea 18 Jul 1973
2 CA Best 100 2 Win Eng Georgetown 07 Mar 1990
3 DC Boon 100 2 Aus NZl Auckland 22 Feb 1992
4 DC Boon 100 1 Aus Win Melbourne 18 Mar 1992
5 Aamer Sohail 100 2 Pak Srl Durban 02 Dec 1994
6 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Pak Singapore 05 Apr 1996
7 AC Gilchrist 100 2 Aus RSA Sydney 26 Jan 1998
8 SR Tendulkar 100 2 Ind Aus Kanpur 07 Apr 1998
9 ADR Campbell 100 1 Zim NZl Dhaka 24 Oct 1998
10 SC Ganguly 100 2 Ind Aus Melbourne 12 Jan 2000
11 V Sehwag 100 2 Ind NZl Col-SSC 02 Aug 2001
12 DA Marillier 100 2 Zim Ken Sharjah 05 Apr 2003
13 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Aus Gwalior 26 Oct 2003
14 VS Solanki 100 2 Eng Zim Bulawayo 04 Dec 2004
15 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Pak Peshawar 06 Feb 2006
16 Kamran Akmal 100 1 Pak Ban Lahore 13 Apr 2008
17 DA Warner 100 1 Aus Srl Adelaide 06 Mar 2012
18 G Gambhir 100 1 In Srl Dhaka 13 Mar 2012
19 Karim Sadiq 100 2 Afg Net Sharjah 31 Mar 2012
20 J Charles 100 2 Win Aus Melbourne 10 Feb 2013
21 S Dhawan 100 2 Ind Aus Nagpur 30 Oct 2013
22 HM Amla 100 1 RSA Ind Durban 08 Dec 2013
23 Anamul Haque 100 1 Ban Pak Dhaka 04 Mar 2014
24 S Dhawan 100 2 Ind Ire Hamilton 10 Mar 2015
25 WTS Porterfield 100 1 Ire UAE ICCA Dubai 02 Mar 2017
26 KS Williamson 100 1 NZl Aus Birmingham 02 Jun 2017
27 Imam-ul-Haq 100 2 Pak Srl Abu Dhabi 18 Oct 2017
28 MJ Guptill 100 1 NZl Pak Wellington 19 Jan 2018
29 AJ Finch 100 1 Aus Eng Ch-le-St 21 Jun 2018
30 UT Khawaja 100 1 Aus Ind Delhi 13 Mar 2019

It also provides the sixth occasion of an Australian opening batsman scoring exact hundred in a one-day international. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 DC Boon 100 2 Aus NZl Auckland 22 Feb 1992
2 DC Boon 100 1 Aus Win Melbourne 18 Mar 1992
3 AC Gilchrist 100 2 Aus RSA Sydney 26 Jan 1998
4 DA Warner 100 1 Aus Srl Adelaide 06 Mar 2012
5 AJ Finch 100 1 Aus Eng Ch-le-St 21 Jun 2018
6 UT Khawaja 100 1 Aus Ind Delhi 13 Mar 2019

UT Khawaja became the second opening batsman to score exact hundred against India after HM Amla. HM Amla had scored exact hundred at Durban on 08 Dec 2013

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 HM Amla 100 1 RSA Ind Durban 08 Dec 2013
2 UT Khawaja 100 1 Aus Ind Delhi 13 Mar 2019

DC Boon {02}, S Dhawan {02} and SR Tendulkar {04} are the three opening batsmen to score exact hundred on two or more occasions.

No Player Runs Inns Team Opp Ground Start Date
1 DC Boon 100 2 Aus NZl Auckland 22 Feb 1992
2 DC Boon 100 1 Aus Win Melbourne 18 Mar 1992
               
1 S Dhawan 100 2 Ind Aus Nagpur 30 Oct 2013
2 S Dhawan 100 2 Ind Ire Hamilton 10 Mar 2015
               
1 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Pak Singapore 05 Apr 1996
2 SR Tendulkar 100 2 Ind Aus Kanpur 07 Apr 1998
3 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Aus Gwalior 26 Oct 2003
4 SR Tendulkar 100 1 Ind Pak Peshawar 06 Feb 2006

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