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Top Test-ODI-T20 Century Scorers of West Indies Cricket

by on December 14, 2010
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Top Test Century Scorers of West Indies Cricket 

The West Indian team for cricket is also popularly known as the Windies. They are multinational cricket team that is representing 15 different Caribbean countries. During the period of 1970–1990, the West Indies team was considered as the strongest team in the test cricket world because of the number of centuries scored by their players. West Indian cricket team has some of the great world record holder players like Brian Lara and Sir Viv Richards. These two players were best test players of the team due to their centuries and other records.

This team has won the ICC World Cup two times in their span. One was in 1975 and another one in 1979. They have also won the ICC Champions Trophy in 2004. They were also in the semifinals of ICC world T20 2009 game.

  • B.C. Lara
  • G.S.. Sobers
  • I.V.A. Richards
  • S. Chanderpaul
  • C.H. Lloyd
  • C.G. Greenidge
  • D.L. Haynes
  • R.B. Richardson
  • C.L. Walcott
  • E.D. Weekes

Top ODI Century Scorers of West Indies Cricket

The game of cricket is considered as national sports of West Indies and Barbados. Lots of West Indians have played many ODIs at Kensington Oval. Barbados has seen players hitting centuries on their ground. They were the players like Ramnaresh Sarwan and Chris Gayle. Barbados is considered as international capital of cricket, and it has also contributed large contingent for the West Indian cricket team. Currently players like Ian Bradshaw and Corey Colleymore are also from Barbados.

You have a good chance to catch the game of cricket and players hitting century at Barbados. It can be any type of match, ODI or test match. Whichever the format of the game is, people are always ready to cheer their batsman that drives for the four or hits the century. At the end of the match you would be surely seeing celebrations.

  • C.H. Gayle
  • B.C. Lara
  • D.L. Haynes
  • C.G. Greenidge
  • I.V.A. Richards
  • S. Chanderpaul
  • C.L. Hooper
  • W.W. Hinds
  • P.V. Simmons
  • R.B. Richardson

Top T20 Century Scorers of West Indies Cricket 

The Stanford Twenty 20 cricket tournament is a domestic format of T20 game by West Indian cricket. This tournament is generally held in Caribbean Island in Antigua. This tournament was first held in July and August 2006. It was held in Stanford Cricket ground. There are many different T20 formats that were originally introduced by English cricket. West Indies is one of the most active and popular team in this format of the game. They have many players who have scored centuries as well.

This format of domestic game in West Indies was made possible by Allen Stanford to get the West Indian cricket back on its track. There were total of 19 teams who took part in this game and it was a knockout round. 20 more teams have participated in second tournament where many players have displayed their skills by hitting centuries. Here is a list of top century hitting players of this format of the game.

  • C.H. Gayle
  • D.J. Bravo
  • S. Chanderpaul
  • R.R. Sharwan
  • D. Ramdin
  • D.S. Smith
  • K.A. Pollard
  • L.M.P. Simmons
  • D.J.G. Sammy
  • A.D.S. Fletcher

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