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Ton reflects the milestone. For any player scoring 100 in any format of the game is a big achievement.

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Why is 100 runs in cricket called a ton?

ton is a short phrase for saying century,good question!

What is a 100 runs in cricket called?

100 runs The batsman who can do 100 runs with no out in pitch in a match that is the ODI century for a cricketer.

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A ton is often a slang term for a hundred (eg in cricket) and so a ton has 2 zeros.

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