Desmond Haynes, on his debut ODI recreation in 1978, scoring an excellent match-saving 148 towards Australia, continues to be the best particular person ODI rating made by a debutant cricket within the format.
It’s extremely difficult for a teen to impact an innings of that calibre on a debut recreation, which is why the document nonetheless stands atop after 45 years.
This text will checklist the highest ten highest scores of debutant cricketers in One-Day Internationals.
Highest ODI Scores on Debut
|PLAYER||SCORE ON DEBUT||INNINGS||VS||VENUE||YEAR|
|Desmond Haynes (WI)||148||1||Australia||St John’s||1978|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz (AFG)||127||1||Eire||Abu Dhabi||2021|
|Colin Ingram (SA)||124||1||Zimbabwe||Bloemfontein||2010|
|Mark Chapman (HK)||124*||1||U.A.E.||ICCA Dubai||2015|
|Martin Guptill (NZ)||122*||1||West Indies||Auckland||2009|
|Andy Flower (ZIM)||115*||1||Sri Lanka||New Plymouth||1992|
|Temba Bavuma (SA)||113||1||Eire||Benoni||2016|
|Phillip Hughes (AUS)||112||1||Sri Lanka||Melbourne||2013|
|Abid Ali (PAK)||112||2||Australia||Dubai (DSC)||2019|
|Rob Nicol (NZ)||108*||2||Zimbabwe||Harare||2011|
Andy Flower’s 115* is the best particular person ODI rating on debut in a dropping trigger as Zimbabwe misplaced the sport towards Sri Lanka by 3 wickets.
Abid Ali’s 112, scored in Pakistan’s chase to Australia’s whole of 277 in Dubai in 2019, is the best debutant rating whereas batting second in ODIs. Pakistan misplaced that recreation by simply 6 runs.
And therefore, Rob Nicol’s unbeaten 108 holds the document for the best debutant rating in a profitable run chase in ODIs.
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