India vs West Indies (Ind vs WI) 2nd ODI: India has a total of six players, while Sri Lanka’s maximum seven players have played 300 or more ODIs. Three players from Pakistan and two each from Australia and South Africa have reached this stage.
India vs West Indies (Ind vs WI) 2nd ODI: Chris Gayle became the first player of the West Indies to play 300 ODIs as he landed the second ODI against India.
Gayle, who made his ODI debut in Toronto in September 1999 against India, broke the record of veteran Brian Lara, who played 299 ODIs between 1990 and 2007. “It’s a big achievement,” Gayle said.
I never thought that I would ever reach this point. I thank God that I am playing my 300th match. Of course, I enjoy playing in this format. “West Indian captain Jason Holder called it a unique achievement. He said, “300 matches are too many matches.
Some players in our dressing room cannot even imagine it. “Gayle has become the 21st batsman in the world to complete a triple century of ODIs. India’s Sachin Tendulkar leads the match with 463 matches.
Mohammad Azharuddin of India became the first batsman in the world to play 300 ODIs in 1998.
A total of six players from India have played 300 or more ODIs while Sri Lanka’s maximum seven players have played.
Three players from Pakistan and two each from Australia and South Africa have reached this stage. No players from New Zealand and England have played 300 ODIs so far.