Virat Kohli is a batting blockbuster and can befittingly be claimed to be the greatest batsman of modern-day cricket. The Indian skipper has tortured bowlers over the past decade with his terrific batting skills and has scored 24002 runs in his international cricket career. After Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, Kohli is only the third Indian batsman to score over 24000 runs in international cricket. When it comes to centuries, Kohli stands third in the list of batsmen with the most centuries. Virat Kohli’s total centuries are now equal to 71, which is the same as the number of centuries scored by Ricky Pointing.
Scoring another century would Kohli in second place, only trailing Sachin’s 100 total centuries. Pointing scored his 71 total centuries in 668 international innings whereas Kohli completed the ordeal in just 522 innings. Only a century’s list would aptly explain the greatness achieved by Virat Kohli.
All centuries scored by Virat are simply breathtaking and a treat to watch. Virat’s total centuries consist of 43 ODI centuries, 27 Test centuries, and 1 t20 century. Which makes it a total of 71 Virat Kohli international centuries.
Virat Kohli Total Centuries List
Virat Kohli’s total centuries to his name are 71 throughout his career. 43 of Virat Kohli’s international centuries have come through the ODI Cricket format. Virat Kohli’s test centuries are 27 in total and a single one in T20. Now let us take a look at all centuries scored by Virat Kohli.
Virat Kohli ODI Centuries
Virat Kohli’s career has seen him score 183 against Pakistan in the Asia Cup of 2012 was his highest-ever individual ODI score. He has a knack for chasing down ODI totals effortlessly and has hence been given the title of ‘Chase Master’. 26 out of his 43 Virat Kohli ODI centuries have come while chasing totals which is pretty impressive. The most ODI hundreds in a run chase record are held by none other than Virat Kohli.
From 2009 to 2012, Kohli scored total centuries of 13 in ODI Cricket. His most notable one was the 133 runs he scored against Sri Lanka at the Bellerive Oval in Australia on the 28th of February, 2012, apart from the famous 183 against Pakistan.
All centuries from 2013 to 2016 by Virat Kohli total centuries totaled 13. Out of these 13, his highest total came against New Zealand in Bindra stadium in Mohali on the 23rd of August, 2016. He smashed a total of 154 runs and stayed not out.
From 2017 to 2019, Virat scored an impressive total centuries of 17. His 160 runs scored against South Africa in Cape Town’s Newlands Cricket Ground on the 7th of August, 2018, was his best score during those years. Virat Kohli’s ODI centuries are simply a treat to watch.
|1||107||Srilanka||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||24-Dec-09|
|2||102*||Bangladesh||Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka||11-Jan-10|
|3||118||Australia||APCA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam||20-Oct-10|
|4||105||New Zealand||Nehru Stadium, Guwahati||28-Nov-10|
|5||100*||Bangladesh||Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka||19-Feb-11|
|6||107||England||Sophia Gardens, Cardiff||16-Sep-11|
|7||112*||England||Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi||17-Oct-11|
|8||117||West Indies||APCA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam||02-Dec-11|
|9||133*||Sri Lanka||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||28-Feb-12|
|10||108||Sri Lanka||Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka||13-Mar-12|
|11||183||Pakistan||Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka||18-Mar-12|
|12||106||Sri Lanka||MRIC Stadium, Hambantota||21-Jul-12|
|13||128*||Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||31-Jul-12|
|14||102||West Indies||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain||05-Jul-13|
|15||115||Zimbabwe||Harare Sports Club, Harare||24-Jul-13|
|16||100*||Australia||Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur||16-Oct-13|
|17||115*||Australia||VCA Stadium, Nagpur||30-Oct-13|
|18||123||New Zealand||McLean Park, Napier||19-Jan-14|
|19||136||Bangladesh||Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah||26-Feb-14|
|20||127||West Indies||HPCA Stadium, Dharamshala||17-Oct-14|
|21||139*||Sri Lanka||JSCA International Stadium, Ranchi||16-Nov-14|
|22||107||Pakistan||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||15-Feb-15|
|23||138||South Africa||M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai||22-Oct-15|
|24||117||Australia||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne||17-Jan-16|
|25||106||Australia||Manuka Oval, Canberra||20-Jan-16|
|26||154*||New Zealand||Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali||23-Oct-16|
|27||122||England||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||15-Jan-17|
|28||111*||West Indies||Sabina Park, Kingston||06-Jul-17|
|29||131||Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||31-Aug-17|
|30||110*||Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo||03-Sep-17|
|31||121||New Zealand||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||22-Oct-17|
|32||113||New Zealand||Green Park Stadium, Kanpur||29-Oct-17|
|33||112||South Africa||Kingsmead Cricket Ground, Durban||01-Feb-18|
|34||160*||South Africa||Newlands Cricket Ground, Cape Town||07-Feb-18|
|35||129*||South Africa||SuperSport Park, Centurion||16-Feb-18|
|36||140||West Indies||ACA Stadium, Guwahati||21-Oct-18|
|37||157*||West Indies||ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam||24-Oct-18|
|38||107||West Indies||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||27-Oct-18|
|39||104||Australia||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||15-Jan-19|
|40||116||Australia||Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur||05-Mar-19|
|41||123||Australia||JSCA International Stadium, Ranchi||08-Mar-19|
|42||120||West Indies||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain||11-Aug-19|
|43||114*||West Indies||Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain||14-Aug-19|
Virat Kohli Test Centuries
In Virat Kohli’s career for India, he has scored 27 test total centuries, his first one being against Australia in Adelaide Oval in 2012. 254 against South Africa at Pune in 2019 is Virat’s highest individual Test score.
During the period 2012 to 2016, Virat Kohli’s total centuries were 15. His spectacular 235 runs scored against England at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on the 8th of December in 2016 was his highest total.
From 2016 to 2019, Virat grabbed 12 total centuries in Test Cricket. Out of these, his win against South Africa in Pune on the 11th of October, 2019 where he scored 254 runs was his highest test score. Virat Kohli’s test centuries are not ordinary and are always anticipated by his fans.
|1||116||Australia||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||24-Jan-12|
|2||103||New Zealand||M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||31-Aug-12|
|3||103||England||Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur||13-Dec-12|
|4||107||Australia||M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai||22-Feb-13|
|5||119||South Africa||Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg||18-Dec-13|
|6||105*||New Zealand||Basin Reserve, Wellington||14-Feb-14|
|7||115||Australia||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||09-Dec-14|
|8||141||Australia||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide||09-Dec-14|
|9||169||Australia||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne||26-Dec-14|
|10||147||Australia||Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney||06-Jan-15|
|11||103||Sri Lanka||Galle International Stadium, Galle||12-Aug-15|
|12||200||West Indies||Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound||21-Jul-16|
|13||211||New Zealand||Holkar Stadium, Indore||08-Oct-16|
|14||167||England||ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam||17-Nov-16|
|15||235||England||Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai||08-Dec-16|
|16||204||Bangladesh||Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad||09-Feb-17|
|17||103*||Sri Lanka||Galle International Stadium, Galle||26-Jul-17|
|18||104*||Sri Lanka||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||16-Nov-17|
|19||213||Sri Lanka||Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur||24-Nov-17|
|20||243||Sri Lanka||Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi||02-Dec-17|
|21||153||South Africa||SuperSport Park, Centurion||13-Jan-18|
|22||149||England||Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Birmingham||01-Aug-18|
|23||103||England||Trent Bridge, Nottingham||18-Aug-18|
|24||139||West Indies||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||04-Oct-18|
|25||123||Australia||Perth Stadium, Perth||14-Dec-18|
|26||254*||South Africa||Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune||10-Oct-19|
|27||136||Bangladesh||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||22-Nov-19|
Virat Kohli IPL Centuries
In Virat Kohli’s career of IPL, 5 of his t20 centuries have come in a winning cause for Royal Challengers Bangalore. Only Chris Gayle has scored more total centuries than him(6) in IPL history. His highest total in the IPL came against Kings XI Punjab in the Chinnaswamy stadium where he scored 113 runs leading his team to an outstanding victory.
|1||113||Kings XI Punjab||M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||18-May-16|
|2||109||Gujarat Lions||M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||14-May-16|
|3||108*||Rising Pune Supergiants||M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore||7-May-16|
|4||100*||Gujarat Lions||Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot||24-April-16|
|5||100||Kolkata Knight Riders||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||19-April-19|
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Virat Kohli T20I Centuries
Virat’s first-ever T20I century came recently in the 2022 Asia Cup against Afghanistan where he knocked 122 runs off just 53 balls. This marks the beginning of many more international centuries to come in the near future.
|1||122*||Afghanistan||Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai||08-Sept-22|
At the fantastic rate at which Virat Kohli is scoring centuries currently, it won’t be shocking to see him break Sachin Tendulkar’s 100-century record and surpass it. All centuries scored by him are simply astonishing and spectacular. Cricket doesn’t get better than watching some Virat Kohli ODI centuries live on television. Although, they are nothing less than viewing Virat Kohli’s Test centuries. If he were to continue to play for India for the next 5 to 6 years, he will break the record with ease. He already has 71 total centuries to his name.