Pak vs SA 2nd ODI brought up a pile of records for the left-handed Fakhar Zaman. The Pakistani batsman proved all the critics wrong with the thrilling inning of 193 on 155 balls.
Pakistan were struggling to owe 342 runs in order to defeat the hosts, South Africa. Fakhar put his hundred percent playing a selfless knock but it went effortless as others collapsed.
However, his sensational inning that was 7 run away from a doubleton, is still revolving across the social forums. Fakhar is now in the list of those elite players with 2 or more 175+ scores in One-Day Internationals.
Here are the players with 2 or more 175+ ODI scores:
Which batsman has the most 175+ ODI scores?
India’s greatest cricketing talent, Sachin Tendulkar is one of the cricketers in the world with 3 ODI scores of 175 and above.
Being featured in 463 One-Day Internationals, Tendulkar has 18426 runs at a strike rate of 86.2. Notably, he is the only player to cross 15000 ODI runs as Kumar Sangakkara lays beneath him with 14234 ODI runs.
Martin Guptill, the limited-over opening batter of New Zealand, joins the list of players having 3 175+ scores in their ODI career.
Guptill has donned Kiwis’ jersey in 186 ODIs and has registered 6927 runs yet in his stats book with his career continuing.
Rohit Sharma is one of the two Indian players with 3 175+ ODI scores in the career. The worthy-to-watch batsman has featured in 227 ODI games for India.
Having 9205 runs, he will soon be completing 10,000 ODI runs to join the record book of such players.
Sir Viv Richards belonging from West Indies, is probably the greatest cricketer of all time. He had been blooming in ODI matches during his tenure and registered two 175+ scores.
He started his ODI career in 1975 and winded in 1991. Since then, Richard has 6721 runs in 187 ODI matches with multiple records registered during the ages.
Sehwag is counted among the list of those players with two or more 175+ ODI scores and is also the third Indian to have this record so.
He compiled his ODI career with 8273 runs in 251 matches. Retiring from ODIs in 2013, his memorable knocks are yet remembered.
Australia’s well-known batsman, David Warner is highly prolific with the bat knowing for his aggressive intentions to score in every format.
He has two 175+ ODI scores with a total of 5455 runs made in the format yet in 128 matches. The career continues at an SR of 95.5 with an avg of 45.5.
As discussed above, Fakhar has entered the list of cricketers with two or more 175+ scores in One-Day Internationals. He has given a shut up call to his critics proving his worth yesterday.