Top 5 batsman fastest to reach 4000 runs in ODIs
Updated - Dec 22, 2014 4:33 pm
Top 5 batsman fastest to reach 4000 runs in ODIs: We talk about who is a better batsman among any two given batsman everyday. But everyone who have scored runs at the top-level definitely is a class batsman. Every batsman has a dream of scoring runs for his team, helping his team to win. They slowly reach each milestone starting from 1000 runs. Today we will look at the top 5 batsman who are fastest to reach 4000 ODI runs.
5. Brian Lara (West Indies): 100 innings
5th in the list of the batsman who are fastest to 4000 ODI runs is Brian Lara. He achieved this feat on 30th March 1996, playing in the 3rd ODI against New Zealand in his home ground in Port-of-Spain. He scored 146 runs in the match, as West Indies won by 7 wickets. He took 100 innings to reach the milestone and by the time he reached it, he already spent 5 years and 142 days in the circuit since making his ODI debut.