5 overshadowed innings in ODI Cricket in same match

5 overshadowed innings in ODI Cricket in same match

Many big matches has been played till today and batsmans has many batsmans has played brilliant innings.

But sometimes in games we see 2-3 big innings out of which 1-2 got overshadowed by performance of others.

So,here are some of the ODI innings by batsmans which were overshadowed by performance of others in same match: –

Ricky Ponting 164 vs South Africa, 5th ODI 2006

Ricky Ponting's 164 went in vain in 2005

One of the greatest ODI Match of all time, Australia scored 434/4 in 50 overs following the brilliant hundred from Ricky Ponting.

Ricky Ponting scored 164 from 105 balls with 13 fours and 9 sixes. It was the best knock ever from Ricky Ponting.

But in reply, South Africa chased that total in 49.5 overs with Herschelle Gibbs scored 175 from 111 balls with 21 fours and seven sixes.

Herschelle Gibbs’s knock was better than Ricky Ponting’s knock but it was totally overshadowed by Gibbs knock and Ponting’s 164 went in vain.

In that match total of 872 runs scored and which is highest score in match till today.

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