Chasing is one of the most difficult task in cricket and not every player can master this art. ODI is a format which allows a player to take time and to lead his team to victory. In this article we will see top 5 players with most runs in successful ODI chases.
#5 Rohit Sharma
Indian captain Rohit Sharma is at No.5 on our list, Rohit is a very successful white ball cricketer and when it comes to ODIs Rohit has 3897 runs while chasing in 86 innings and all these came in winning causes.
#4 Jacques Kallis
Former South African, Jacques Kallis was a very successful all rounder of his time. Jacques Kallis made 3950 runs in 100 ODI innings. He made all these runs while chasing in ODIs.
#3 Ricky Ponting
Former Australian captain and one of the best white ball batsmen, Ricky Ponting is at No.3 on our list. Ponting was a very successful player in ODIs. He won three ODI world cups for Australia as captain. Ponting made 4186 runs in 104 innings in successful ODI chases.
#2 Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is known as chase master and he got this title from ODI cricket. ODI is the most successful format for Virat Kohli and there is no doubt that he is on the verge of becoming an all time great in ODI format. Virat Kohli made 5428 runs in only 90 innings in successful ODI chases.
#1 Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar, god of cricket and almost successful batsman in the history of the game was a great match winner for India in his playing days. Sachin was also very good in chasing. He made 5490 runs in 124 innings in successful ODI chases.