Highest Batting Partnerships (by runs) In ODI Cricket

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Batting is all about partnerships. Over the years, we have seen many great batting partnerships in the game of cricket. If we talk about the modern day cricket, from Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly to AB d Villiers and Hashim Amla, we have seen many great partnerships flourish and destroy the bowling attacks.

In this article, we have made the list of highest partnerships in ODI cricket.

India’s legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar features heavily in the list. Some other Indian batsmen like Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid also feature many times in this list. Sri Lanka’s Upul Tharanga also features heavily in this list.

Highest Partnerships (by runs) in ODI Cricket: 

 

Highest partnerships (by runs) in one day matches.
Batsmen (country) Runs Wkt Opposition Date
Sachin Tendulkar + Rahul Dravid (Ind) 331 2nd New Zealand 8 Nov 1999
Sourav Ganguly + Rahul Dravid (Ind) 318 2nd Sri Lanka 26 May 1999
Upul Tharanga + Sanath Jayasuriya (SL) 286 1st England 1 Jul 2006
Upul Tharanga + T Dilshan (SL) 282 1st Zimbabwe 10 Mar 2011
Md Azharuddin + Ajay Jadeja (Ind) 275* 4th Zimbabwe 9 Apr 1998
James Marshall + Brendon McCullum (NZ) 274 1st Ireland 1 Jul 2008
Aamir Sohail + Inzamam-ul-Haq (Pak) 263 2nd NZ 20 Apr 1994
Sachin Tendulkar + Sourav Ganguly (Ind) 258 1st Kenya 24 Oct 2001
Denesh Ramdin + Darren Bravo (WI) 258 3rd Bangladesh 25 Aug 2014
Saleem Elahi + Abdul Razzaq (Pak) 257 2nd South Africa 11 Dec 2002
Sachin Tendulkar + Sourav Ganguly (Ind) 252 1st Sri Lanka 7 Jul 1998
Ricky Ponting + Shane Watson (Aus) 252 2nd England 2 Oct 2009
Aaron Finch + Shaun Marsh (Aus) 246 1st Scotland 3 Sep 2013
Sachin Tendulkar + Sourav Ganguly (Ind) 244 2nd Nambia 23 Feb 2003
Hashim Amla + AB de Villiers (SA) 238 3rd Pakistan 17 Mar 2013
Sachin Tendulkar + Rahul Dravid (Ind) 237* 3rd Kenya 23 May 1999
Marvan Atapattu + S Jayasuriya (SL) 237 1st Australia 9 Jan 2003
Ricky Ponting + Andrew Symonds (Aus) 237 4th Sri Lanka 12 Feb 2006
Sourav Ganguly + Rahul Dravid (Ind) 236 2nd Sri Lanka 22 Mar 1999
Gary Kirsten + Herschelle Gibbs (SA) 235 2nd India 9 Mar 2000
Ricky Ponting + Damien Martyn (Aus) 234* 3rd India 23 Mar 2003
Daryl Cullinan + Jonty Rhodes (SA) 232 4th Pakistan 29 Apr 1996
Ajinkya Rahane + Shikhar Dhawan (Ind) 231 1st Sri Lanka 2 Nov 2014
Sachin Tendulkar + Navjot Sidhu (Ind) 231 2nd Pakistan 15 Apr 1996
Saeed Anwar + Ijaz Ahmed (Pak) 230 3rd India 18 Jan 1998

– Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid’s 331-run stand for the second wicket against New Zealand is the highest partnership in ODI cricket. 

– Sanath Jayasuria and Upul Tharanga’s 286-run stand for the first wicket against England is the highest opening partnership in the history of  ODI cricket. 

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By The Cricket Lounge 

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