ODI Cricket

Top 10 Fastest Players to Take 150 Wickets in ODI Cricket
Top 10 Fastest Players to Take 150 Wickets in ODI Cricket
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The advent of T20 cricket and the incoming emergence of the Hundred ball format has made international cricket very much a batsmen-friendly game. Batting powerplays coupled with big hitting influenced by the popularity of having to score quickly throughout an innings have seen bowlers look for alternative means to restrict batting sides. Opening bowling with […]

Most ODI Matches as Captain
Most ODI Matches as Captain
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In this article, we look at 10 players who have enjoyed the most matches as captains in ODI cricket. Former Australia skipper leads the pack with 230 matches as captain of which he won 165 and lost 51, resulting in a win percentage of 76.14, which is also the highest for captains who have led […]

Most Consecutive ODI Wins as Captain
Most Consecutive ODI Wins as Captain
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In September 2017, when Virat Kohli led India to victory over Australia in the 3rd ODI of a series in Indore, he equalled a record set by MS Dhoni for the most consecutive ODI wins as captain. It was India’s ninth win in a row, a record that Dhoni first set in February 2009 after […]

Top 10 Fastest Strike Rates in ODIs
Top 10 Fastest Strike Rates in ODIs
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Generally, in ODIs, players do not strike like in T20Is but few players have managed to achieve the fastest strike rates in this format too. During death overs, many players have the unique ability to shift the gyre and they have done it many times for their team. An attacking innings affects the opponent a […]

Most 100 Opening Partnerships in ODI Cricket
Most 100 Opening Partnerships in ODI Cricket
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In this article, we consider 10 pairs of opening batsmen who have registered the highest number of 100-run opening partnerships in ODI cricket. India’s Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly top the list having enjoyed 21 century opening stands during 136 innings with each other. 1. Sachin Tendulkar – Sourav Ganguly (India): 21 Tendulkar and Ganguly […]

Fastest Players to 500 Wickets in ODI
Fastest Players to 500 Wickets in ODI
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With One Day International cricket being part of the fabric within the international cricketing sphere since the 1970s, the shorter format of the game is now able to call upon an archive of records and statistics not afforded to the Twenty 20 version of the game. Developments within one-day cricket over the past decade or […]

Fastest 4000 Runs in ODI Cricket
Fastest 4000 Runs in ODI Cricket
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Player Opposition Ground Match Date Debut Time Mat Inns Scorecard HM Amla (SA) v India Durban 8 Dec 2013 9 Mar 2008 5y 274d 84 81 ODI # 3443 IVA Richards (WI) v New Zealand Albion 14 Apr 1985 7 Jun 1975 9y 311d 96 88 ODI # 326 JE Root (ENG) v West Indies Southampton 29 Sep […]

Bowlers Fastest to 400 Wickets in ODIs
Bowlers Fastest to 400 Wickets in ODIs
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ODI format is considered the first limited-overs format and is also famous among the other limited-formats like T20, T10, etc. In ODI format, initially, there were 60-overs games and then now an ODI game contains 50 overs. The one who plays this format should be consistently physically and mentally fit. The players from this list […]

Middle order partnership saved Scotland’s day
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Scorecard Summary Netherlands – 171 (48.4) Scott Edwards – 56 (67) Alasdair Evans – 5/43 (9.4) Stephan Myburgh – 40 (69) Michael Leask – 1/1 (1) Scotland – 172/4 (42.1) George Munsey* – 79 (100) Vivian Kingma – 2/23 (8) Dylan Budge* – 40 (47) Paul van Meekeren – 1/29 (7)   A Hundred run […]

Fastest 25 Centuries in ODI Cricket
Fastest 25 Centuries in ODI Cricket
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Most hundreds Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s SR Tendulkar (INDIA) 1989-2012 463 452 41 18426 200* 44.83 21368 86.23 49 96 20 2016 195 V Kohli (INDIA) 2008-2021 254 245 39 12169 183 59.07 13061 93.17 43 62 13 1140 125 RT Ponting (AUS/ICC) 1995-2012 375 365 39 […]

Top 10 Batsman Fastest to 1000 Runs in ODIs
Top 10 Batsman Fastest to 1000 Runs in ODIs
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Consistency is highly regarded in any form of cricket. Some players debut well but cannot keep the same pace for long, while others become stars of international cricket and make history. In this article, we will talk about some consistent players in ODI cricket who reached 1000 ODI runs in a minimum number of innings. […]

Vijay Shankar
Vijay Shankar
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Vijay Shankar is an Indian right-hand middle-order batsman who has good batting skills and is consistent with medium-pace bowling. He is pretty strong off the pads and likes to drive on the up. Until the age of 20, Vijay Shankar bowled off-spin but eventually switched to medium pace to add variety to the spin, becoming […]

MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni
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Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been a legend of Indian cricket, actively playing even today. He was the captain of India in shorter game formats in the period from 2007 to 2016 and in tests between 2008 and 2014. MS Dhoni: An Amazing Cricketer with Great Personality Dhoni holds the record of leading his nation to […]

What Is a Maiden in Cricket
What Is a Maiden in Cricket
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Simply going by the dictionary, the word maiden means first, initial, earliest as well as a single or an unwed girl. In cricket, an over is called a maiden over when the bowler does not concede a run in all six balls bowled in that over. Historically, the number of balls per over has varied […]

All ODI Hat Tricks by Indian Bowlers
All ODI Hat Tricks by Indian Bowlers
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Chetan Sharma – 1987 Chetan Sharma may have made his debut at a very young age of 17 and may have taken 128 wickets in his international career. However, it is the hat trick that he took in the 1987 World Cup against New Zealand that will always be the standout of his career. It […]