Top 5 Players fastest to 10000 runs in ODIs

Anay Pareek
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Top 5 Players fastest to 10000 runs in ODIs

Many legends had played the most interesting format of the game. And it is the format that considers as the format in which many records were made. In this article, we will discuss one of the most amazing records that are top 5 players fastest to 10000 runs in ODIs.

#5 Jacques Kallis

Jacques Kallis of South Africa took only 272 innings to get to 10000 One day international runs. Jacques Kallis was a perfect all-rounder of his time who had an amazing career as both bowler and batter.

#4 Ricky Ponting

Former Australian legend and captain Ricky Ponting is at No.4 on our list. He took 266 innings to reach 10000 ODI runs in his career. Ponting was one of the best batsmen to ever play the game and especially in ODI format, he was a legend as he won three world cups in this format as the captain of Australia.

#3 Sourav Ganguly

Former Indian captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly are at No.3 on our list. The former skipper has a very good record in ODIs. He was a versatile batter of his time who can bat at any position. Sourav took only 263 innings to reach the 10000 runs mark in ODIs.

#2 Sachin Tendulkar

The master blaster also known as the god of cricket Sachin Tendulkar is almost in every batting record in cricket. Sachin took only 259 innings to get the 10000 runs mark in ODIs. Sachin has many records in this format and this one also shows his legacy in the game.

#1 Virat Kohli

Former Indian skipper and one of the best batsmen of this era Virat Kohli stands at the No.1 position on our list. Virat was an absolute beast in his prime. Although his fans still expect more from him as he is a high-quality player. Virat reached 10000 career runs in ODIs in just 205 innings which is the fastest in cricket’s history.

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Anay Pareek joined Sports Big News in 2019. He is an avid cricket fan who finds deep joy in the intricacies of the game. Through his keen observation and deep appreciation for cricket, he aims to incorporate the same level of accuracy in his writings. He predominantly covers the IPL, World Cup and cricket leagues.