HomeSportsIND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Shikhar Dhawan becomes 2nd fastest Indian after Virat Kohli to complete 6,000 ODI runs
IND vs SL 1st ODI Live: Shikhar Dhawan becomes 2nd fastest Indian after Virat Kohli to complete 6,000 ODI runs
July 18, 2021
IND vs SL 1st ODI Stay: Shikhar Dhawan turns into 2nd quickest Indian after Virat Kohli to finish 6,000 ODI runs – Group India captain Shikhar Dhawan achieved yet one more milestone within the ongoing ODI sequence in opposition to Sri Lanka. Within the first ODI at R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, the southpaw accomplished 6,000 ODI runs in simply 139 innings. He’s second-fastest India to attain this landmark. First is Virat Kohli, who reached the 6000-mark in simply 136 innings.
Quickest batsman to hit 1⃣0⃣0⃣0⃣ runs in opposition to 🇱🇰
Gabbar loves roaring in opposition to the Lankan Lions 😬#SLvIND pic.twitter.com/cRRPZ8eZ26
— Delhi Capitals (Keep Residence. Put on Double Masks😷) (@DelhiCapitals) July 18, 2021
Additionally Learn; IND vs SL 1st ODI Stay: Kuldeep Yadav returns to type, shines with 2/48 in opposition to Sri Lanka
Shikhar Dhawan 6000 ODI runs
Shikhar and his companion Prithvi Shaw gave India a strong begin of their run chase of 263 in opposition to Sri Lanka within the first ODI. The duo added 58 runs for the primary wicket. Shaw was eliminated by Dhananjaya de Silva on 43 within the sixth over of the innings. Shikhar continues to be on the crease and the group administration will need him to play a captain’s knock to assist India win the primary ODI.
Additionally Learn: Ind vs SL LIVE 1st ODI: Birthday boy Ishan Kishan & Suryakumar make debut, Sanju Samson misses out with harm
Shikhar Dhawan 6000 ODI runs
Dhawan loves scoring runs in opposition to Sri Lanka. His stats in opposition to the nation tells you the story. Earlier than this match, he simply wanted 17 extra runs to develop into to quickest to attain 1000 ODI runs in opposition to Sri Lanka. He broke the document of South Africa’s Hasim Amla who reached the feat in 18 innings.
Additionally Learn: IND vs SL, 1st ODI: Shikhar Dhawan turns into oldest to make captaincy debut for Group India in ODIs
Dhawan additionally grew to become India’s twenty fifth ODI captain on the age of 35 years and 220 days. Dhawan is the oldest Indian to make captaincy debut in fifty overs cricket. He’s the third oldest total to make a captaincy debut as Mohammad Hafeez from Pakistan made his captaincy debut on the age of 36 whereas West Indies’ Floyd Reifer lead the nationwide facet for the primary time on the age of 37.
Let’s take a look at data that Dhawan broke on this sport
Shikhar Dhawan turns into the sixth Indian to make a fifty-plus rating in his debut innings as ODI captain. Solely Sachin Tendulkar amongst Indian captains has made a century on debut innings (110 additionally in opposition to SL at Colombo RPS on 28 Aug 1996).
Quickest to 6000 ODI runs by innings: 123 – Hashim Amla 136 – Virat Kohli 139 – Kane Williamson 140 – Shikhar Dhawan* 141 – Viv Richards, Joe Root
Oldest to make captaincy debut for India
Quickest to attain 1000 runs in opposition to Sri Lanka
Additionally READ: India vs Sri Lanka Stay Broadcast: Sony Sports activities & SonyLIV to…