Fantasy Cricket Records – Most Wide in ODI Matches

In cricket, a “Wide Ball” is declared if the umpire thinks the batsman did not have a reasonable chance to score off the delivery. Umpires are much stricter on wide deliveries in the shorter format of cricket while being much more relaxed in test cricket. A wide ball also increases the scoreboard in daily fantasy cricket 

A wide delivery will add one run to the online fantasy cricket batting team and any runs scored by the batsman.  

Let’s check out the maximum number of wide gives in the ODI match to 10 teams. Read on and select fantasy cricket team at 11wickets App for Android/iOS only. 

India and Kenya 

Played in the ground of Bristol on 23 May 1999, India and Kenya altogether made a score of 564 with the fall of 9 wickets in 100.0 overs. Out of 72 extras scored by the two teams, 52 were wide balls and that is the highest record of wide balls till now. 

Pakistan and Scotland 

Played in the ground of Chester-le-Streeton on 20 May 1999, Pakistan and Scotland altogether made a score of 428 with the fall of 16 wickets in 88.5 overs. Out of 96 extras scored by the two teams, 50 were wide balls and this comes second in the list. 

Pakistan and West Indies 

The third in this list is a match played between Pakistan and West Indies in the ground of Brisbane on 7 January 1989. They altogether made a score of 461 with the fall of 17 wickets in 90.4 overs. Out of 90 extras scored by the two teams, 50 were wide balls. 

Bangladesh and Pakistan 

The fourth in this list is a match played between Bangladesh and Pakistan in the ground of Northampton on 31 May 1999. They altogether made a score of 384 with the fall of 19 wickets in 94.3 overs. Out of 69 extras scored by the two teams, 49 were wide balls. 

India and Pakistan 

The fifth in this list is a match played between India and Pakistan in Mohali on 8 November 2007. Together they made a huge score of 643 with the fall of 15 wickets in 99.5 overs. Out of 67 extras scored by the two teams, 47 were wide balls. 

Pakistan and West Indies 

Played in the ground of Toronto on 19 September 1999, Pakistan and West Indies altogether made a score of 323 with the fall of 13 wickets in 84.2 overs. Out of 68 extras scored by the two teams, 46 were wide balls and this comes sixth in the list. 

India and Australia 

The seventh in this list is a match played between India and Australia in Mumbai on 17 October 2007. Together they made a score of 388 with the fall of 18 wickets in 87.3 overs. Out of 69 extras scored by the two teams, 46 were wide balls. 

India and Zimbabwe 

Played in the ground of Leicester on 19 May 1999India and Zimbabwe altogether made a score of 501 with the fall of 19 wickets in 95.0 overs. Out of 90 extras scored by the two teams, 45 were wide balls and this comes eighth in the list. 

India and Australia 

Played in Chandigarh on 8 October 2007, India and Australia altogether made a score of 574 with the fall of 11 wickets in 100.0 overs. Out of 57 extras scored by the two teams, 44 were wide balls and this comes ninth in the list. 

India and Pakistan 

The tenth in this list is a match played between India and Pakistan in Toronto on 13 September 1997. Together they made a score of 396 with the fall of 20 wickets in 94.2 overs. Out of 60 extras scored by the two teams, 43 were wide balls.  

*Records have been compiled as on March 17, 2020 

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Fantasy Cricket – 7 Superstitious Indian Cricketers

We have our own share of beliefs and superstitions to succeed in life. Even while playing fantasy cricket leagues, we follow some belief to get a sure shot win.  

And like usmany of the cricketers are superstitious as wellNo matter how influential a cricketer is.  No matter many hours are spent at the nets, cricketers have always had certain superstitions. These superstitions might not be true but if this helps to focus on the game and win matches, it’s brilliant. And winning a match is treat for fantasy cricket fans. 

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Sachin Tendulkar 

Even the god is not resistant to these superstitions. The little master Sachin Tendulkar always puts on his left pad first when he steps out to bat. 

MS Dhoni 

Mahi was born on July 7th, which is again the seventh month in a year. And therefore, the number on his jersey seems to be the same propitious number 7. 

Virat Kohli 

Virat Kohli once said “Earlier, I used to wear the same pair of gloves with which I’d been scoring. That phase has gone as now I look for comfort. Now the superstition revolves around wearing black wristbands.” 

Yuvaraj Singh 

Yuvi trusts his jersey with number 12 considering his birth date is on 12th of December which is also the 12th month. He believes 12 to be his magic number. Moreover, he also uses a black thread of his wrist when he comes to ground to play. 

Ravichandran Ashwin 

Ashwin always carries his lucky bag to a couple of his world cup matches. It was not only fortunate for him but for the whole team. 

Sourav Ganguly 

God of the Offside expresses his gratitude to his grace that he believed to pocket from his Guru. Sourav Ganguly would make sure that his Guru’s photo is in his pocket when he is on ground. He would never fail to wear his rings and malas as well. 

Virendra Sehwag 

Sehwag was wearing a Jersey with number 44 but that didn’t turn out any magic for him. So, after seeking advice from a numerologist, he fixed on to wear a numberless shirt. 

The superstitions of cricketers may or may not act as psychic braces for gentlemen on the ground.  

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Fantasy Football – Basic Tips to Play Online for Beginners

Fantasy football is a game that has developed to become nearly as large as the on-field football game itself. Incomplete information about this game can make the entire procedure scarier for those people who are in the beginning stage. If you are a beginner for fantasy football, then don’t get worried about how many touchdowns other team players score even if you couldn’t even score a single because this will be iniquity. 

Let us see some fantasy football tips that can help beginners in many ways and play at 11Wickets Android and iOS App: 

Play with your brain  

If you wish to win at fantasy premier league, then don’t carry your heart with you. Don’t get scared by hearing this word because it doesn’t mean that medically you should leave your heart but emotionally it should not be with you. So that you can have willingness to go with the best performers, even if those players are not your beloved players or they are not on the list of your favorite teams. 

Be a wise fan 

It’s understandable that it may be tough for those people who are a loyal fan and mainly when it means to select players from opponent teams or divisional rivals. In the game of fantasy football games, a number of people even choose players from their preferred teams since it offers them an additional encouragement to support for that team members or squad. 

Follow the statistics 

Even if, some of those players possibly will not be the most statistically fruitful but fans can enjoy by having their beloved player. It means that the fantasy players can get pleasure from sourcing for their most wanted participants; however, they may not be successful in their league. As change can take place any time in anything so one should always keep in mind that football is also just a game that can change significantly. There are various reasons due to which change can happen and some of them are because of players get an injury, the decline in participant’s productivity, best player departing and many more. Most of the situation may be particularly right for running backs players, as they are the one who can take such a hammering all through the sports season. 

However, people should remember that fantasy football league is all about doing an excellent investigation. They also have to keep in mind that it is just a game; hence they must not end their life or get sensitively involved throughout the season. 

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Fantasy Cricket – Highest International Test Matches Partnership

Test match is the first and the oldest acclaimed format in cricket. Have you ever noticed how your online fantasy cricket games scorecard increases in these 5 days test matches? 

The longer a batsman stick around his wicket and the crease, the higher he can contribute in the partnership. And that results in the elevated points of the fantasy cricket matches at 11wickets App for iOS/Android users 

Today we will give you the list of 10 highest partnership records in the test matches at any wicket. Give a glance and play fantasy league matches: 

Kumar Sangakkara & Mahela Jayawardene 

In the 1st test match between Sri Lanka and South Africa during South African tour of Sri Lanka at Colombo on 27 July 2006Sangakkara and Jayawardene of Sri Lankan team batted to a partnership of 624 run at the 3rd wicket. As a result of this huge partnership, Sri Lanka made a massive score of 756 runs and won the match by 153 runs. 

Sanath Jayasuriya & Roshan Mahanama 

In the 1st test match between Sri Lanka and India during Indian tour of Sri Lanka at Colombo on 2 August 1997Jayasuriya and Mahanama of Sri Lankan team made 576 runs on the 2nd wicket partnership. But sadly, the match was drawn. 

Andrew Jones & Martin Crowe 

In the 1st test match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka during Sri Lankan tour of New Zealand at Wellington on 31 January 1991, Jones and Crowe of New Zealand team partnered for the 3rd wicket and made 467 runs. This match was drawn. 

Bill Ponsford & Sir Donald Bradman 

In the 5th test match between Australia and England during Australian tour of England at London on 18 August 1934Ponsford and Bradman of Australian team went on making 451 runs for the 2nd wicket partnership. Australia won that test match by 562 runs. 

Mudassar Nazar & Javed Miandad 

In the 4th test match between India and Pakistan during Indian tour of Pakistan at Hyderabad in the Sindh province of Pakistan on 14 January 1983, for the 3rd wicket partnership Nazar and Miandad of Pakistani team made 451 runs. Pakistan won by an innings and 119 runs. 

Adam Voges & Shaun Marsh 

In the 1st test match between Australia and West Indies during West Indies tour of Australia at Hobart on 10 December 2015, Voges and Marsh of Australian team made 449 runs for the 4th wicket partnership. Australian team won by an innings and 212 runs. 

Sir Conrad Hunte & Sir Garry Sobers 

In the 3rd test match between Pakistan and West Indies during Pakistan tour of West Indies at Kingston on 26 February 1958, Hunte and Sobers of West Indies team succeeded in scoring 446 runs for the 2nd wicket partnership West Indies won by 174 runs and an innings. 

Marvan Atapattu & Kumar Sangakkara 

In the 2nd test match between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka during Sri Lankan tour of Zimbabwe at Bulawayo on 14 May 2004Atapattu and Sangakkara of Sri Lankan team scored 438 runs for the 2nd wicket partnership. Sri Lanka won by 254 runs and an innings. 

Mahela Jayawardene & Thilan Samaraweera 

In the 1st test match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan during Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan at Karachi on 21 February 2009, Jayawardene and Samaraweera of Sri Lankan team scored 437 runs for the 4th wicket partnership. This match was drawn. 

JA Rudolph & HH Dippenaar 

In the 1st test match between Bangladesh and South Africa during South African tour of Bangladesh at Chittagong on 24 April 2003, Rudolph and Dippenaar of South African team scored 429* for the 3rd wicket partnership. South Africa won by 60 runs and an innings.  

*Records have been compiled as on March 25, 2020 

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Fantasy Cricket – 9 All-time Great International Cricketers

Throughout the history of cricket, there have been exceptional cricketers. Those who were slightly different from their fellow cricketers! And those who made the fantasy cricket crowd sit up whenever they arrived on the pitch.  

Of course, every game has its heroes, and daily fantasy cricket is no exception. And every nation has its own cricketing legends that they believe we’re better than those of other teams.  

In today’s post, we will introduce you to 9 of the world’s great cricketers from past and present. Know about them and play online fantasy cricket at 11Wickets App for Android/iOS. 

Don Bradman 

Don Bradman was born in 1908 in New South Wales and was not only the best Australian but is thought, by many, to be the best batsman of all time. His batting skill was so good that the England cricket team in the 1928-1929 tests resorted to bowling at the batsmen rather than the wickets to try to win. This was known as the bodyline series. The dispute from this was so bad that it nearly caused a diplomatic dispute between England and Australia. He played in 52 tests and scored 6996 runs so he had an incredible average of 99.94. These statistics make him the best batsman ever. 

Viv Richards 

Viv Richards is one of the greats of West Indian cricket. He was a very successful captain to one of the best West Indian sides ever. He was a powerful batsman and scored an average of 50.23, scoring 8450 runs in 121 matches. He only lost 8 matches in the 50 that he captained. 

Shane Warne 

Shane Warne is an Australian spin bowler who is one of, if not the, greatest spin bowler the game has ever seen. He was born in 1969 in Victoria and has played test cricket since 1990, retiring in 2007. He has taken more test wickets than any other player in history. He was also the first player to take more than 600 test wickets. He played in 140 tests and has taken 685 wickets with a bowling average of 25.25. 

Gary Sobers 

Gary Sobers was a highly talented cricketer who was born in Barbados in 1936. He played 93 tests for the West Indies and scored an impressive 8032 runs. He had a batting average of 57.78. He was also a very good slow left-arm bowler, taking 235 test wickets, with an average of 34.03. He is best known for being the first batsman ever to score six sixes in one over in 1968 in a first-class cricket match while playing for Notts against Glamorgan. 

Ian Botham 

Ian Botham was a great English all-rounder. He was the scourge of bowlers with his prodigious batting ability and he was just as adept as a fast-medium paced bowler. He was born in Cheshire in 1955 and played mainly for Somerset. He was very much a true all-rounder as he was as good at bowling as batting. He played in 102 test matches and scored 5200 runs, with an average of 33.34 and he took 383 wickets with an average of 28.40. 

WG Grace 

WG Grace is thought by many to be the most influential cricketer the game has ever seen. He was born in 1848 at a time when cricket was not the massive sport that it is today. He is one of the reasons, with his great batting ability, that cricket became so popular. When he was out the first ball at a match once, he refused to go telling the umpire that, “the crowd are here to watch me bat and not to watch you umpire!”. There were not many test matches then so he played only 22 and scored 1098 runs with an average of 32.29. He took 9 wickets with an average of 26.22. This average is low even though he was playing into his late fifties! 

Allan Border 

Allan Border was born in 1955 in Sydney and was Australian captain. He still has the world record for the greatest number of uninterrupted test matches. He also had the record, at the time, for the most runs in test matches at 11174 in 156 tests. He was also one of the most prolific hitters of centuries with 27 in test matches. He also took 39 wickets with an average of 39.10. 

Shaun Pollock 

Shaun Pollock is a South African medium-fast bowler who is well known for his accuracy and reliability. He is also a very good batsman who has scored over 3406 runs in 100 test matches with an average of 31.24. He has taken 395 wickets at an average of 23.25. He is South Africa’s most prodigious wicket-taker in both one day international and test matches. 

Viv Richards 

Viv Richards is one of the all-time greats of West Indian cricket. He was a very successful captain to one of the best West Indian sides ever. He was a powerful batsman and scored an average of 50.23, scoring 8450 runs in 121 matches. He only lost 8 matches in the 50 that he captained. 

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Cricketers with Most International Centuries

A batsman is most often defined by the number of centuries he has scored in his cricket career. Yes, we know that is not the only criteria to be called as the good batsman, though it is an important stat. When we play fantasy cricket at 11wickets App, best fantasy platform, these centuries make a good figure for our scorecard. 

When aonline cricket game career is long, the batsmen get the scope to play longer, score more runs and make more centuries. 

Get to know the cricketers who have scored the maximum number of international centuries in their fantasy cricket league career. 

Sachin Tendulkar (India) 

The Little Master of International Cricket, Sachin Tendulkar played from 1989 to 2013. Not just in India, he is considered one of the greatest batsmen in the international cricket. He has played 664 matches with a total of 782 innings. He has scored 100 centuries which includes 51 test centuries and 49 ODI centuries. 

Ricky Ponting (Australia) 

The former skipper of Australian cricket team, Ricky Ponting has a cricket career from 1995 to 2012. He has played 560 matches with a total of 668 innings. He has scored 71 centuries which includes 41 test centuries and 30 ODI centuries. 

Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka) 

The former captain of the Sri Lankan national team, Kumar Sangakkara is widely regarded as one of the world’s most influential cricketers and one of the greatest batsmen of all-time. He played from 2000 to 2015. He has played 594 matches with a total of 666 innings. He has scored 63 centuries which includes 38 test centuries and 25 ODI centuries. 

Jacques Kallis (South Africa) 

The former South African skipper and talented batsman, Jacques Kallis played from 1995 to 2014. He has played 519 matches with a total of 617 innings. He has scored 62 centuries which includes 45 test centuries and 17 ODI centuries. 

Virat Kohli (India) 

The present Indian team skipper and one of the best batsmen of the world, Virat Kohli, started his international cricket career from 2008 and is still playing. In his 10+ years cricket career, he has played 347 matches with a total of 386 innings till now. Kohli has scored 60 centuries which includes 24 test centuries and 36 ODI centuries as of now. And we wish we can see him scoring more centuries for his team in the near future. 

Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka) 

The former Sri Lankan Cricketer, Mahela Jayawardene played from 1997 to 2015. He has played 652 matches with a total of 725 innings. He has scored 34 centuries which includes 19 test centuries and 1 ODI centuries.  

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Secrets to Remember before Picking Fantasy Cricket Team

Cricket followers enjoy playing fantasy cricket leagues since it is the perfect combination of sports and fun. From international cricket matches to that of the T20 matches, playing a fantasy game needs one to have some fundamental knowledge. 

This goes with information about the pitch, conditions and players who is going to play in XI. Here we look at a few important secrets to remember prior to picking one’s fantasy cricket league. 

Fantasy XI online websites: Platforms for you to play Fantasy XI 

The mobile, Android/iOS 11Wickets App is one of the fastest growing fantasy league platforms in India. Soon after picking out a team, it is advisable to join a cash contest to win money and each contest possesses an entry fee. 

Fact: Be familiar with restrictions put up by fantasy cricket platforms 

Prior to picking your team you should be familiar with constraints put up by platforms. 11Wickets, for example, permits maximum of seven players of one team. Furthermore, the team must have one wicket-keeper and minimum of three batsmen, one all-rounder and three bowlers. 

Dos: Fantasy XI: Tips to keep in mind while selecting batsmen 

When it comes to selecting a batsman, it is essential to pick out someone who comes top of the order and can ensure that the side get to good totals. Batsmen, who stay on the pitch longer, gives optimum points. A wicket-keeper who can be capable behind the stumps and with the bat is essential. If he comes to bat on top of, then it is a lot better. 

Options: Ways to get all-round and bowling choices right 

All-rounders are the most precious players in fantasy league, since they are probably involved in both batting and bowling departments. You should pick a cricketer who bats at number five or six. You need to pick bowlers who can get wickets, and bowl at the death. As per the points system, wickets are appraised more than any other aspect. 

Don’ts: What not to do while picking out a side? 

Frequently we see fans getting lured to pick favourites over the ones who are able to have an effect. Fans must not pick their favourite player if he or she isn’t in form and cannot perform well. Choosing more players from a favourite side over better available choices is also a common blunder. One should also not go for all-rounders, who may possibly only bat or bowl. Equilibrium is essential in the fantasy cricket game team. 

Factors: Other essential factors to be aware of 

Pitch conditions and weather are very important aspects in fantasy games that should to be taken into account as well. Further, the need for the venue and what it is recognized as, become essential while picking bowlers particularly. If a player is injury-prone or is uncertain for a tie then one ought to avoid him. 

Deciding on the best skipper (preferably an opener or an all-rounder) is actually essential. 

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Fantasy Cricket – All-time Dream Fantasy Cricket Team

Of course, different people will have different opinions on this one as world cricket has a huge legacy/. However, we will all agree that the era of cricket between 1990 and 2010 has been glorious. Most of the players in this fantasy cricket dream team are from this era.

Glance at the list and consider. If you have to make such an online fantasy cricket team at 11wickets App, will you include the following players?

Test fantasy cricket dream team:

  1. Matthew Hayden – One of the world’s most consistent openers, scored runs all across the cricket globe.
  2. Virender Sehwag – The most ruthless & destructive player. Scoring a triple century with a six when you are on 295 speaks volumes of the mind-set this man has.
  3. Sachin Tendulkar – He is the God of Cricket. Delivers consistently when it’s the toughest & when it matters the most
  4. Rahul Dravid – True definition of a team player. Does whatever is best for the team. The wallwill always be a pick in Dream Test XI.
  5. Andrew Flintoff (VC) – A true aggressive, genuine sportsman who is passionate & he brings the game to the level, what no one else does.
  6. Brian Lara (C) – Both equally aggressive & consistent, a pretty rare combination for a player to have.
  7. Shane Warne – If you have watched cricket during mid-1990s to 2007 you would know he was considered the best. Everyone used to talk about contests like Warne vs. Tendulkar,Warne vs. Lara,Warne vs. Dravid .
  8. Adam Gilchrist (WK) – Impact player, brilliance & morality embedded with dominance & aggression.
  9. Glenn McGrath – A perfect bowler, consistent, reliable & aggressive.
  10. Wasim Akram – A genuine lethal pace bowlerplus he’s left arm fast bowler which is always an extra aid.
  11. Courtney Walsh – One of the most lethal fast bowlers of all time, he is nightmare for anybatsmen.

ODI fantasy cricket dream team:

  1. Sachin Tendulkar – This God of Cricket will be there in every dream XI for both ODI & Tests you pick. He is the biggest threat for the opposition.
  2. Virender Sehwag – Impact player. Takes the attack back to the opposition. Unsettles the bowler’s mind-set very quickly.
  3. Sir Vivian Richards – Rated as Best ODI Batsman of all time by Wisden. Brought a new dimension & redefined batsman-ship in International cricket.
  4. Virat Kohli – He is the master of chases. Consistency is on a different level with him altogether.
  5. MS Dhoni (Wk & C) – Great finisher as well as a fantastic wicket-keeper. There is a doubt if ODI cricket has seen a better captain than MSD.
  6. AB De Villiers (VC) – Changed the way in which players used to approach their batting in ODIs.
  7. Shane Warne – Greatest Spin bowler of all time
  8. Andrew Flintoff – His character and impact as a player on the cricket field is beyond explanation.
  9. Wasim Akram – Brilliant, world class fast bowler with lethal combination of swing and pace.
  10. Glenn Mcgrath – A bowling machine. No other fast bowler in world cricket can match his persistence & his consistency. Lands the deliveries on a perfect line & length consistently.
  11. Waqar Younis – He is the King of Reverse Swing.

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Fantasy Cricket – Colourful History of Pink Test Match

Pretty much every January, the Sydney Cricket Ground turns into an ocean of Pink for the fantasy cricket fans. It is due to the annual New Year Test supports a noble cause. The cause is in honour of former Australian pacer and New South Wales’ own Glenn McGrath’s late wife Jane McGrath.

And the money raised during the Test goes to Glenn McGrath Foundation. This is also a noble cause test match for the 11wickets App online fantasy cricket users. These users can contribute to this cause through their wins, if they wish to.

The McGrath Foundation is a breast cancer education and support charity in Australia. It usually raises money to put McGrath Breast Care Nurses in organizations across the nation. And this adds to the awareness about the illness not only to the fantasy cricket game fans but to world as well. As of this moment, reports are that about 120 Breast Care Nurses have been launched across Australia. It also has supported over 67000 families who may have experienced the ailment.

The start of the foundation:

The start of Glenn McGrath Foundation was out by the former Australian pacer, Glenn McGrath and his wife Jane in 2005 soon after her recovery from breast cancer. 36 months later, Jane died and the Pink Test turned out to be a reality from the next year.

The day 3 of the Sydney Test known as “Jane McGrath Day” and the money raised directly goes to the Glenn McGrath Foundation. The cricket fans at the Sydney Cricket Ground wears pink colour clothes to show their support. There are times when, the players themselves show their help and support to the cause by having a pink grip and pink stickers on their bats.

The stumps uprooted for the match also are pink in colour. Leading to this, the Ladies Stand at the historical Sydney Cricket Ground is also briefly renamed The Jane McGrath Stand for that day. Before the start of day three, the cricketers from both the sides present McGrath their Pink Test cap.

It is just a really good initiative from Glenn McGrath foundation and it is fantastic to see Australian Cricket and people encouraging this cause with open arms.

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Fantasy Cricket – Players Scoring 100 in Last ODI Match

Cricket is a game of passion. And for the talented cricketer, their farewell match is extremely special. Scoring a century in last match is like dream coming true for the cricketer bidding farewell along with the fantasy cricket league fans.

There have been very few cricketers achieving this feat so far. For the fans who play fantasy cricket at 11wickets App this will be an interesting record to know.

Let’s take a look at some instances when a cricketer retired with a century in his last ODI innings. Read on and play daily fantasy cricket games.

Dennis Amiss – England

A fine batsman and an expert in caressing the ball through covers, Dennis Amiss was a fluent ODI batsman. He is one of the batsmen with a rare feat of hitting centuries on his debut and last match. During his last match on 6 June 1977, Amiss scored 108 against Australia at Kennington Oval.

Desmond Haynes – West Indies

The West Indies cricketer held many records previously that included most runs and maximum centuries. Desmond Haynes’ was consistent performer throughout his career. During his last match on 5 March 1994, he scored 115 against England at Queen’s Park Oval.

Klass-Jan van Noortwijk & Jan Kloppenburg – Netherlands

Noortwijk holds the record of highest individual score by a Netherland cricketer in one day international. During World Cup 2003 and his last match on 3 March 2003, he scored unbeaten 134 against Namibia at Mangaung Oval.

Another Netherland batsman, Jan Kloppenburg scored 121 runs in the same match. Kloppenburg too bid farewell to the cricket fraternity after this match.

James Marshall – New Zealand

Marshall managed to score his maiden century only in his last match. The Kiwi player scored 161 runs against Ireland on 1 July 2008 at Mannofield Park.

*Records have been compiled as on January 13, 2020

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