Billions of people around the world love to play and watch Cricket. 17 countries are in the list of cricket playing nations including Australia, England, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Canada, Scotland,. West Indies and more. People show love and support for their favorite teams. There are 3 formats of cricket, Test, One Day and T20. In this post, we are enlisting the 10 highest score records in ODI cricket history. Let’s have a look at world’s highest scorer in ODI’s.
England VS Pakistan
The most recent ODI highest record is made by England in August2016. The match was held between England and Pakistan in Nottingham, where England won toss and elected to bat first. The highest score was made by Alex Hales 171(122) and from the opponent team Mohammad Amir score 58 (28). England won this match by 169 runs.
South Africa VS West Indies
West Indies won the match and elected to field first. In this innings South Africa score highest. AB de Villiers scores fastest 50 in ODI. Match top scorer were Hashim Amla and Danesh Ramdin. South Africa won this match by 148 runs.\
South Africa VS India
The match was held between South Africa and Indiaat Mumbai in october2015. South African won toss and elected to bat first. The highest score was made by Faf Du Plessis 133 (115) and from the opponent team Ajinkya Rahane made 87(51). South Africa won match by 214 runs.
India VS West Indies
The match was held between India and West Indies in December 2011. India won the toss and elected to bat first. Rahul Sharma made his first debut in this ODI. Match top scorer were virender Sehwag and Denesh Ramdin. In this ODI Indians registered their highest total. This match was won by India by 153 runs.
Australia VS Afghanistan
The match was held between Australia and Afghanistan in march 2015. Afghanistan won toss and elected to field first. The top scorers were David warner 178(133) and Nawroz Mangal 33 (35). Australia won the match by 245 runs. Australia’s score of 417/6 was the highest in World Cup history. Moreover, the victory margin of Australia was also the highest margin in world cup history. Where Dawlat Zadran (Afg) become third bowler in World Cup to concedes 100 runs or more in an innings.
South Africa VS Ireland
The match was held between South Africa and Ireland in march 2015. South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first. Match top scorers were Hashim Amla 159 (128) and Andrew Balbirnie 58 (71). In this innings South Africa became the first team to score consecutively 400 in ODI innings. Their total is also the third highest record in world Cup history.
England VS New Zealand
The match was held between England and New Zealand at Birmingham in June 2015. New Zealand won the toss and elected to field first. the highest scorers were Jos Buttler 129 (77) and Rose Taylor 57 (54). Sam Billings (Eng) and Mitchell Santner (NZ) had made their first debut in this ODI. Jos Buttler score was the highest among all of his ODI’s. England’s score was their first highest score in ODI’s and it was the first time that they cross 400 in any ODI.
South Africa VS West Indies
The match was held between South Africa and West indies at Sydney in Feb2015. South Africa won the toss and elected to bat first. Match top scorer was AB de Villiers and Jason Holder. South Africa won the match by 275 runs.
India VS Siri Lanka
The match was held between India and Siri Lanka in November 2014. Match top scorer were Rohit Sharma and Angelo Mathews. India won the toss and elected to bat first. Karn Sharma (Ind) made his first ODI debut. Rohit Sharma got the title of making double centuries in ODI’s which is currently the highest score in all ODI’s and second highest score in List of cricket.
India VS South Africa
TThis match was held between India and West Indies in Feb 2010. India won the toss and elected to bat first. Match top scorer were Sachin Tendulker and AB De Villiers. The match was won by Indians by 153 runs. In this series Sachin hit the highest number of four (25) in a single ODI innings.