Top 5 Australian players with the most number of test centuries

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Ricky Ponting

Australia is a very big name in cricket. They are the most successful team in cricket’s history. Australia has always dominated the test format. Whether it’s home or away they are always a tough opponent to play against. So, in this article, we will see an Aussie-related stat in which we will see the top 5 Australian players with the most number of test centuries.

#5 Steve Smith

Steve Smith is one of the best finds in Australia. He is a modern-day test legend. He has incredible records in the test format and when it comes to longest the longest format, he has the highest number of centuries among the active players. Smith has 29 centuries so far.

#4 Don Bradman

Former Australian legend and one of the best to ever play the game. Only batsmen with an average of 100 in tests. Don Bradman scored 29 centuries in tests in his career.

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#3 Matthew Hayden

Former Australian opening batsman and one of the best openers in test cricket, Matthew Hayden is at No.3 on our list. Hayden scored 30 test centuries in his career.

#2 Steve Waugh

Former Australian captain and a great player, Steve Waugh is at No.2 on our list. Waugh was a very talented batsman and he was among the top players of his time. He was part of that Australian team that dominated test cricket like no one. Waugh scored 32 test centuries in his career.

#1 Ricky Ponting

Former Australia’s world cup winning captain and one of the best players to ever play the game of cricket, Ricky Ponting is second highest when it comes to total test centuries but when it comes to Australia, he becomes No.1. Ponting scored 41 test centuries in his career.

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