Rohit Sharma emulates Chris Gayle's sensational ODI record Sports Tak Staff
January 21, 2023
India bulldozed New Zealand by eight wickets in the second ODI to clinch the three-match series 2-0 on Saturday (January 21).
Skipper Rohit Sharma struck a handsome 51 off 50 to make the light work of New Zealand's lowly target of 109. Meanwhile riding on his decent knock, Rohit has equalled Chris Gayle's rare ODI feat.
Let's have a look at the list of star batter who have recorded most fifty-plus scores in ODI chases.
India's batting legend Sachin Tendulkar had notched up 69 fifty-plus scores in ODI chases.
India's run machine Virat Kohli has so far notched up 61 fifty-plus scores in ODI chases.
South Africa's batting legend Jacques Kallis had notched up 50 fifty-plus scores in ODI chases.
India skipper Rohit Sharma has so far notched up 46 fifty-plus scores in ODI chases.
West Indies' star batter Chris Gayle also has 46 fifty-plus scores in his kitty in ODI chases.
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly had notched up 44 fifty-plus ODI chases.
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