Rohit Sharma broke Virender Sehwag's record of 219 to set the record of highest individual score in ODIs © IANS
Rohit Sharma broke Virender Sehwag’s record of 219 to set the record of highest individual score in ODIs © IANS

Nov 13, 2014

Rohit Sharma registered the record of highest individual score in a One-Day International. He has gone past Virender Sehwag’s 219 scored against West Indies. Rohit surpassed the mark with a six off the bowling of Shaminda Eranga.

Earlier, Rohit became the first batsman to score two One-Day International (ODI) hundreds. Rohit got to his double hundred in 151 balls.  Rohit hit 25 fours and five sixes in his innings.

Rohit had earlier scored a 147-ball 209 against Australia in November 2013.

Below are a list of highest scorers in ODIs.

Batsman R B Team Opposition Year
Rohit Sharma 250* 166 India Sri Lanka 2014
Virender Sehwag 219 149 India West Indies 2011
Rohit Sharma 209 158 India Australia 2013
Sachin Tendulkar 200* 147 India South Africa 2010
Charles Coventry 194* 156 Zimbabwe Bangladesh 2009
Saeed Anwar 194 146 Pakistan India 1997

*Updated when Rohit Sharma was batting on 250.

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