Rohit and Virat pair close to creating history
Greenidge and Haynes will break big record
New Delhi. The last and decisive match of the ongoing three-match ODI series between India and Australia is being played in Chennai. In this exciting match, Australian captain Steve Smith has decided to bat first after winning the toss. During the match, the eyes of the fans will be focused on Indian captain Rohit Sharma and star batsman Virat Kohli. If both the batsmen manage to score two runs in the last ODI, then their names will be recorded in the pages of history.
Rohit and Virat have a chance to create history:
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have won many matches for the blue team as a pair. Meanwhile, a lot of runs have also come off the bat of both the batsmen. If this pair manages to score two runs in the last ODI, then it will become immortal in the pages of history.
In fact, Rohit and Kohli have scored 4998 runs at an average of 62.47 in 85 innings as a pair in the ODI format for the Indian team. During this, there has been a century partnership 18 times and a half-century partnership 15 times. After scoring two runs in the third ODI, this pair will become the fastest pair to score 5000 runs in ODI format.
Currently, this special achievement is registered in the names of Gordon Greenidge and Desmond Haynes:
Currently, this special record in the ODI format is in the name of former West Indies cricketers Gordon Greenidge and Desmond Haynes. Both these batsmen have shared 5000 runs for their team in ODI format in 97 innings. After this comes the name of the pair of Matthew Hayden and Adam Gilchrist. Hayden and Gilchrist shared a partnership of 5000 runs in 104 innings.
FIRST PUBLISHED : March 22, 2023, 14:00 IST