Imam ul Haq hundred, left handed opener for Pakistan cricket team, scored 100 (hundred) on his debut and joins the club of ODI Debut 100s consisting of 13 in the world. Imam-ul-Haq scored 100 runs on his debut at Abu Dhabi on 18 October 2017 vs Sri Lanka. Imam ul Haq became 2nd Pakistani and 13th player who scored a century on his debut. Two player from Pakistan, England, New Zealand and South Africa scored hundred on his debut. Austrlia, India, Zembabwe ,West Indies and Hong Kong has one batsman who scored a hundred on his debut.
Sri Lanka was opponent team in 4 times and Zimbabwe three and Australia and West Indies two times. Ireland and UAE was other two teams against whom hundred was scored on debut by a batsman. English player DL Amiss scored first hundred in ODI debut vs Australia at Manchester on 24 Aug 1972.
Highest score on Debut is by West Indian batsman DL Haynes who scored 148 runs vs Australia at St John’s at 22 Feb 1978.
From 1972 to 1980 two players did this job. From 1981 to 1990 no player did this job.
From 1991 to 2000 two hundred were scored on debut of ODI.
From 2001 to 2010 two batsman did this feat. From 2011 to 2017 seven players scored hundred on their ODI debut. in Year 2016 first time two player got that achievement.
List of players Who scored hundred on ODI debut