Top 10 most 100 plus partnerships by opening batsmen in ODI cricket
Updated - Aug 11, 2017 3:48 pm
Top 10 most 100 plus partnerships by opening batsmen in ODI cricket: In our top 10 lists we bring to you some really interesting, rare statistics of the commendable feats which have been achieved in the game of cricket. On our way to yet another mission here is the feature of the top 10 most 100 plus partnerships by opening batsmen in ODI cricket.
Openers play an important role in cricket. A good start to the innings changes the entire dressing room atmosphere and things suddenly start to look all bright and positive. It also lays the foundation for the team to carry on and build the innings into a huge one. While chasing a good start eases the pressure off the others who come in, in the later. The openers for all the teams are the most striking duo that they have in the team. And here are the ten best payers who have enjoyed unprecedented success together in ODI cricket.
10. David Boon/ Geoff Marsh (Australia) 7
David Boon came into the Australian team as a middle order player, but due to the sudden vacuum at the slot created by retirement of Kepler Wessels was promoted to open the batting for Australia. Geoff Marsh batted along Boon to form one of the best Australian opening pair and they played a huge role in Australia’s victory in the 1987 World Cup. The two have added together 7 partnerships of hundred or more.