The more your selected batsmen in the daily fantasy cricket will score runs in the on-field matches, more points it can get you for your team.
We play online fantasy cricket at 11wickets App to earn points and win daily prizes. Hence, it is important to know the scores of the batsmen. And won’t it be amazing to your point cards, if one of the batsmen score double century? Explore who all have reached the mark of 200 in ODI matches:
The first batsman to score 200 runs in ODI cricket was Sachin Tendulkar of India. He faced 147 balls and scored the first ever double century with 25 fours and 3 sixes against South Africa at Gwalior in 2010. India scored 401 runs for 3 wickets in the 1st innings and beat South Africa by 153 runs. Now who wouldn’t love to play online cricket games and take him in their team?
The second batsman to score double century in ODI cricket was Virender Sehwag who is known for his destructible nature of batting. He became the second Indian batsman to score 200 runs when India beat the West Indies at Indoor in 2011. In the match, he made double century facing just 140 balls. He hit 25 fours and 7 sixes from 149 balls to score 219 runs and made a remarkable contribution to India’s total of 415 runs for 5. India beat the West Indies by 153 runs.
Now another Indian batsman! Rohit Sharma was the third batsman in the world to make double century ODI cricket match. Rohit is basically not an explosive batsman. He has scored 209, 264 (the highest record in ODI) and 208 against Australia and Sri Lankan team respectively.
The fourth batsman to score a double century in the history of ODI cricket is the gaudy batsman Chris Gayle of the West Indies. He faced just 147 balls to make 215 runs which incorporated 10 fours and 16 sixes. The match was played in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Canberra in Australia. West Indies made 372 runs which was the highest ever total of the nation in ODI history and beat Zimbabwe by 73 runs.
The world cup cricket 2015 was co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand. In a league match of the world cup, New Zealand met the West Indies. In the match, Martin Guptill of New Zealand scored double century from 163 balls. He struck 25 fours and 7 sixes against the West Indies at Wellington cricket ground.
The sixth batsman to score a double century in the history of ODI cricket is Fakhar Zaman of Pakistan. He faced just 156 balls to make 210 runs which incorporated 24 fours and 5 sixes. The match was played at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Fakhar Zaman has become the first Pakistani batsman to score above 200 on 20 July 2018.
*Records have been compiled as on March 20, 2020
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