Two players scoring century for a team in an IPL match

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Shubman Gill and Sai sudharsan | BCCI

It is very rare to see two centuries from players of the same team in T20 format. In ODIs and tests, it is very common but in T20 cricket it is very rare. In this article, we will tell you all the three times where two players scored a century for a team in an IPL match.

#1 Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers

Two of the finest modern-day batters Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers hold a record of highest partnership in the history of IPL. In one of the matches against Gujarat Lions in the 2016 edition, both Virat Kohli and AB De Villiers made centuries. It was the first time that two players of the same team scored a century in an IPL match.

#2 David Warner and Jonny Bairstow

The deadly opening duo of David Warner and Jonny Bairstow played for Sunrisers Hyderabad for a few seasons. They both are very aggressive batsman and they both are known for their power-hitting and fearless approach.

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In the 2019 season in a match against Royal Challengers Bengaluru, the Sunrisers Hyderabad opening pair scored centuries. Both Warner and Bairstow scored centuries in that match and took the game away from RCB.

#3 Shubman Gill and Sai sudharsan

Gujarat Titans captain Shubman Gill and one of the most talented uncapped Indian batters Sai sudharsan make the opening pair of Gujarat Titans. They both complement each other perfectly.

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In a match against Chennai Super Kings in IPL 2024 they both made brilliant hundreds in Ahmedabad. It was the third time that two players of the same team scored centuries in an IPL match.

Anay Pareek joined Sports Big News in 2019. He is an avid cricket fan who finds deep joy in the intricacies of the game. Through his keen observation and deep appreciation for cricket, he aims to incorporate the same level of accuracy in his writings. He predominantly covers the IPL, World Cup and cricket leagues.