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Dhoni becomes Indian fifth player to score 10,000 ODI runs
Former Indian Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on January 12, 2019 became the 5th Indian batsman to score 10,000 runs in One-day International cricket.
In Sydney, he started the innings at 9,999 runs, took seven deliveries to reach the landmark in the first ODI of the three-match series against Australia.
Dhoni has joined the list of Indian Batsmen who had previously achieved the feat which include Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli.
In 330 ODIs for India, the wicketkeeper-batsman has now over 10,050 runs at an average of 49.75, including nine centuries and 67 fifties.
Overall, Dhoni is the 12th player to score 10,000 ODI runs. Others in the list are: Sachin Tendulkar, Kumar Sangakkara, Ricky Ponting, Sanath Jayasuriya, Mahela Jayawardene, Inzamam ul-Haq, Jacques Kallis, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Brian Lara, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Virat Kohli.