As Australia vs India ODI series, came to an end on 2nd December as Australia bagged the series win by 2-1. Australia won two back to back games to clinch the series in the second game of the series while India successfully defended a clean sweep.
However, Men in Blues will not play any ODI series in this year 2020. At the end of the last series, we have some of the records that are made and broken by Indian Players.
3 Unique Records Created/Broken by Indians:
Rohit Sharma’s highest ODI score for India in 2020:
The dasing opener despite being not in the squad created this uniques record of scoring the highest individual score for India in ODIs in 2020.
Sharma has been consistently maintaining the record of highest ODI score for India consecutively for 8 years. In 2020 Rohit Sharma smashed 119 against Australia in January is the highest total by Indians.
Hardik Pandya’s 92 is the highest score by Indians in the recently concluded ODI series against Australia.
Rohit Sharma’s 8-year-long streak in ODIs:
|Year||Highest Score in ODI|
Fastest to reach 12,000 ODI runs:
Indian skipper Virat Kohli in another game broke another record of fastest to 12,000 ODI runs. In the third ODI against Australia at Manuka Oval, Kohli added one more feather to his cap by breaking Sachin Tendulkar’s record.
Virat took 242 innings to reach the landmark while former Indian batsman, Sachin Tendulkar took 300 innings to hit 12,000 ODI runs.
Fastest to 12,000 runs in ODIs:
- Virat Kohli – 251 matches, 242 innings
- Sachin Tendukar – 309 matches, 300 innings
- Ricky Ponting – 323 matches, 314 innings
- Kumar Sangakkara – 359 matches, 336 innings
- Sanath Jayasuriya – 390 matches, 379 innings
- Mahela Jayawardene – 426 matches, 399 innings
Kohli ending 2020 without any ODI ton:
This is an unwanted record Kohli has achieved in the third ODI. Virat Kohli could not manage to score a single century in the difficult year 2020.
Kohli on his ODI debut year 2008 returned without any tons and has been consistent since 2009. In the year 2020 Kohli returned without a ton.
Virat Kohli ODI 100s:
|Year||Number of ODI Centuries (Virat)|