Chris Gayle and Marlon Smauels broke the record for highest partnership in ODI cricket. In match 15 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Gayle and Samuels amassed a 372-run stand Zimbabwe at Manuka Oval in Canberra.
Below is the list of all-time highest partnerships in ODI cricket:
|Chris Gayle, Marlon Samuels||372||2nd||West Indies||Zimbabwe||Canberra|
|Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid||331||2nd||India||New Zealand||Hyderabad (Deccan)|
|Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid||318||2nd||India||Sri Lanka||Taunton|
|Upul Tharanga, Sanath Jayasuriya||286||1st||Sri Lanka||England||Leeds|
|Upul Tharanga, Tillekaratne Dilshan||282||1st||Sri Lanka||Zimbabwe||Pallekele|
Chris Gayle also became the first non-Indian to score a double ton in ODIs, joining Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag. Gayle’s 215 is also the highest individual score in World Cup cricket history. Earlier, this record was held by Gary Kirsten (188*).