Five Batsman Who Score Double Century  in ODI Cricket

five batsman who score double century in ODI cricket

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendukar , former Indian cricketer and one of  the greatest batsman of all time. He is also known as Master Blaster and God of Cricket who broke so many records. At the age of 16 he made his test debut on 15 November 1989 against Pakistan. He is the only player to score 100 international centuries . Sachin broke the record for the highest runs in ODIs by scoring his first double century (200*) against South Africa.

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Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar was the first batsman in the cricket history to score double century in the ODI cricket. He broke the record of Saeed Anwar and Charles Coventry of 194 runs by scoring his first double century. He is the only player to reach more than 30,000 runs in international Cricket.

Sachin Tendulkar  score 200 runs in just 147 balls with the strike rate of 136.05 against South Africa in the 2nd ODI of the series held on feb 2010. His innings contain 25 boundaries  and 3 sixes and get Man Of the Match Award.

Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag , former Indian Cricketer and one of the destructive batsman of all time who played all formats of cricket for 14 years.  He played his first one day international cricket in 1999 and joined the Indian side in 2001. Sehwag became the only Indian to be honored by Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World.

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Virender Sehwag was the second batsman to score double century in the ODI cricket. He broke the record of Sachin Tendulkar  of 200* runs by scoring his double century. Sehwag also score triple century (319) in the test against South Africa in Chennai which was also an fastest triple century in the international test cricket.

Virender Sehwag score 219 runs In just 149 balls with the strike rate of 146.97 against West Indies in the 4th ODI of the five match series on December 8,2011. His innings contain 25 boundaries and 7 sixes which help him to get Man of the Match.

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is a Indian cricketer which is one of the massive batsman of all time. He is also known as Hitman. Rohit started his international career at the age of 20, and he made his ODI debut on 23rd june, 2007 against Ireland. He score consecutive centuries in his first two international test matches. From the year 2013, Rohit started playing as a opener for the Indian Cricket Team. He was the third batsman in the world to score double century.

Rohit Sharma is the first batsman to score three double centuries in the world. Rohit scored his first double century against Australia in 2013. He scored 209 runs in just 158 balls with the strike rate of 132.27. This inning contains 12 boundaries and 16 sixes which help India to score 383 runs.

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Another double century was scored by Rohit Sharma in 2014 against Sri-Lanka. Rohit scored 264 runs in just 173 balls with the strike rate of 152.60. This inning contains 33 boundaries and 9 sixes which help India to score 404 runs in 50 overs by losing just 5 wickets.

Recently, Rohit Sharma scored his third double century which is  greatest achievement for a player. This is the second time Rohit scored his double century against Sri-Lanka. In this inning Rohit scored 208* runs in just 153 balls with the strike rate of 135.94. This inning contain 13 boundaries and 12 sixes which help India to score 392 runs in 50 overs by losing just 4 wickets

Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle is an West Indian player which is one of the destructive batsman in the world. He is acknowledged as a most destructive and greatest T20 batsman of all time.  Gayle has set various records across the all three formats.

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Chris Gayle was the fourth batsman in the world and first west Indian batsman to score double century. This is the fastest double century in the one-day internationals beating the Virender Sehwag’s record of just 140 balls. Chris Gayle become the first batsman to score double century in the International World Cup.

He complete his 200 runs in just 138 balls and end up with scoring  215 runs in just 147 balls against Zimbabwe. Chris Gayle’s massive inning of 215 runs contain 10 boundaries and 16 sixes which help west indies to score 372 runs.

Martin Guptil

Martin Guptil is a New Zealand cricketer which is one of the finest player for New Zealand cricket team. He plays as the opening batsman for the New Zealand team in all three formats. Martin set numerous records in the all three formats and he is one of the best player of New Zealand.

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Martin Guptil was the fifth batsman in the world and first batsman for New Zealand to score double century. Guptil was the second batsman in the world to score double century in the One-Day international World Cup. He currently holds the record of  highest individual score in the world cup by scoring 237* runs.

He score 237 runs in just 163 balls with the strike rate of 145.39 against West Indies, his massive inning  contains 24 boundaries and 11 sixes which help New Zealand to score 393 runs in the World Cup quarter final.

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