Top 5 Highest score at number 7 in ODIs

Top 5 Highest score at number 7 in ODIs

Top 5 Highest score at number 7 in ODIs: Number 7 is generally a wicket-keeper’s batting slot in One Day arena or bowling all-rounder bats lower down the order. Not many players get to make a century form that batting position unless the top order fails badly. Whenever such unfortunate collapses happens in top order, these lower down the order heroes comes to the rescue.

Here are 5 highest scorers at number 7:

5. James Faulkner (Aus) 116 vs. India Bangalore, 2013

(Photo Source: BCCI)
Faulkner especially hit the Indian bowlers to all parts of the ground. (Photo Source: BCCI)

James Faulkner’s brilliant late counter attack could not save Australia from defeat. India had batted first and scored a mammoth 383-6 thanks to a double hundred from Rohit Sharma and a whirlwind 62 off 38 balls from captain MS Dhoni.

Australia’s reply slipped to 132-5, when James Faulkner walked in to join Glen Maxwell. Together they stitched a partnership and bought Australia back into the game. Faulkner especially hit the Indian bowlers to all parts of the ground. But Australia fell short by 57 runs, but Faulkner scored a brilliant 116 runs with 6 sixes.

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