𝕁𝕚𝕠𝕋𝕧𝕧𝕚𝕟𝕖𝕖 – When a team comes to play ODI cricket on Australian soil, the opposition batsmen fail to face the bowlers of the Australian team. The mood of the Australian pitches is quite different from other countries.
And batsmen need a lot of balls to settle at the crease. But all batsmen get out within a few balls of the beginning and return to the pavilion.
Today, in this article, we will tell about the top-3 Indian batsmen who have faced the greatest number of balls on their soil against Australia.
In this list, the name of Indian cricket team vice-captain and opener batsman Rohit Sharma comes at number one.
The record of vice-captain Rohit Sharma, who was ruled out due to injury in the upcoming ODI series, is very good in both the countries of India and Australia against the Australian team.
Rohit Sharma has played 19 ODIs against the Australian team at his home ground. And during this time he has scored 990 runs at an average of more than 58. In all these matches, Rohit Sharma has faced 1088 balls against Australia.
In this list comes the name of Sachin Tendulkar, the former great batsman of the Indian cricket team and the Lord of Cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar has played much more ODIs than other Indian players. However, despite playing more ODIs, Sachin Tendulkar has registered his name in that list, facing a total of 1046 balls in the ODI against Australia.
3-Mahendra Singh Dhoni
In this list, the name of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, former captain and wicketkeeper-batsman of the Indian cricket team comes at number three.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has often been seen handling the innings on foreign soil. Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s record in Australia has been very good and his performance is also a witness to this fact.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has played a total of 21 ODIs against Australia in Australia and during this period, his batsmen have scored 684 runs. And he has faced 946 balls with so many runs.