3 Indian Batsmen against Australia with most ODI runs

Over the years in ODI arena, India and Australia generated some rivets like Sachin’s hundred in Sharjah in 1998, Ricky Ponting’s demolition in 2003 World Cup final, in 2013 Rohit Sharma’s whirlwind 209. Both of the teams have plenty of everlasting moments which made the game cherish.

Since 90’s Australia and India were strong opponents and most of the games as their favorites. From January 14 to 19 Australia going to face India in short three match ODI series. In 2020 it will be the first ODI series in between these two teams and India looks more secure and strong at home. First three batsmen who scored more runs in ODI Cricket against Australia are listed below.

Virat Kohli

This Indian skipper looks extremely in form with bat especially in ODI series. Most of them consider him as the greatest batsman all the time as he secured 43 centuries in ODIs who is next to Sachin who scored 49 centuries. While playing against Australia, he will be in stunning form and scored 1727 runs against Aussies in 35 innings at an average of 53.96. Against Australia he score 8 centuries in ODI Cricket.

He also grabbed a record of scoring fastest century by Indian. He scored 52-ball 100 in the year 2013 against Australia in Japiur.

Kohli records against Australia includes 35 Innings, 1727 runs, average 53.96, century- 8, 50s- 6

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is considered as one of the most eligible openers of the contemporary era in limited overs game. In ODI cricket, this vice captain scored 8944 runs in ODI cricket and also occupied fourth place as a batsman scoring most ODI centuries (28 centuries). Australian bowling attack is his special like.

In ODI cricket, he played 37 innings scoring 2037 runs at an average of 61.72 against the Kangaroos which includes 7 hundreds and 8 fifties.

He scored his first double century against Australia at Chinnaswamy stadium in Bangalore in the year 2013 scoring 209 runs.

In the international Cricket against Australia, he scored 93 sixes. If he score 7 more sixes in the featuring ODI Series then he will be the first Indian Batsman to score 100 sixes in the International Cricket against the same opponent.

Rohit Sharma’s record against Australia includes 37 innings, 2037 runs, 61.72 average, 7-100s and 8- 50s.

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin holds almost every batting record in ODI series and he himself is a replicate of batting records. He is almost a leading run scorer with 49 centuries, 96 fifties, and 18426 runs in an ODI.

He played 77 ODIs against Aussies scoring 3077runs at an average of 44.59 including 9 centuries and 15 fifties.

The master blaster also played many innings against Australia. Some of his highlights against Aussies are magical 143* at Sharjah in the year 1998, 117* in the CB Series in the year 2008, 175 at Hyderabad in 2009 which was age defying.  He is the one and only batsman in the cricket history who scored 3000 runs against Australia in ODI Cricket.

Sachin’s record against Australia includes 70 innings, 3077 runs, 44.49 average, 9 centuries and 15 fifties.