Top 10 Highest Partnerships in ODI Cricket
Updated - Jan 26, 2017 12:41 pm
Top 10 Highest Partnerships in ODI Cricket: Partnerships are important in any format of the game as they help in constructing the innings and play a vital role in winning the cricket matches. Started with 60 overs a side and later on lessened to 50 overs for an innings, ODI cricket has its own beauty. ODIs are not as lengthy as test cricket or as short as T20 cricket. To form a partnership in ODI, it requires controlled aggression as well as some sensible display of batting.
Here we look at the Top 10 Highest Partnerships in ODI Cricket.
10. Aamer Sohail – Inzamam- Ul-Haq (Pakistan): 263 runs for 2nd wicket:
This partnership involved one of the greatest Pakistani middle order batsman Inzy and the opener Aamer Sohail. The pair put on a giant total of 263 runs together for the 2nd wicket batting first against New Zealand in Sharjah in 1994. The left hand – right hand combination worked wonders for Pakistan in that 2nd semifinal match of Pepsi Austral-Asia cup. Pakistan was 57/1 and this partnership took the score to 320/2. Inzamam remained not out and scored 137 in 129 balls whereas Aamer Sohail got out scoring 134 runs in 146 balls.