Rohit Sharma-Shikhar Dhawan 43 Runs Away From Entering This Elite Club Of ODI Opening Pairs

Rohit Sharma-Shikhar Dhawan 43 Runs Away From Entering This Elite Club Of ODI Opening Pairs

File photo of Rohit Sharma and Shekhar Dhawan© AFP

Rohit Sharma and شیکھر دھون He played brilliantly in the first ODI against England as he shared a 100-plus unbeaten stand to help the Indian cricket team easily reach the target of 111 runs. The match saw them become the fourth opening pair to score more than 5,000 runs together. Currently, they have 5108 runs at an average of 46.43 in 112 innings as the opening pair. In the second ODI against England on Thursday, the pair has a chance to become the top three in the most successful opening pair of ODIs.

If Dhawan and Rohit score another 43 runs together, they will surpass the West Indies. Gordon GreenageDesmond Haynes (5150 runs in 102 innings). Soro GangulySachin Tendulkar They are at the top of the list with 6609 runs in 136 innings. Of Australia Adam Gilchrist And Matthew Hayden He is second in the list with 5372 runs in 114 innings.

Meanwhile, Man In Blue will try to maintain the same form in the second ODI to be played at Lord’s, London on Thursday. The first ODI at Kennington Oval was easily won by the visitors. The strong bowling and batting performance of the squad ensured India’s first win in the three-match ODI series.

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Jaspreet Bamrah He was the ‘Player of the Match’ in the previous match. In his spell of 7.2 overs, he took 6 wickets for just 19 runs. His bowling partner Mohammad Shami also helped him in the 3/31 spell, as England’s total fell to just 110 in just 25 overs.

The 110-run total was followed by an opening partnership between Rohit and Dhawan, which gave India their first win in the ODI series.

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