Batsmen with Most Number of Fours in an ODI Innings

Scoring a boundary in the limited overs game needs a special skill. It is easy to clear the field in the modern day game which has Twenty20 cricket, Small Ground size lighter bats and field restrictions rather than finding the gap in the field and timing the ball to the boundary with perfection. Not every batsman can score boundaries at will. Scoring over 20 boundaries in an ODI is simply an outstanding achievement by the batsmen. Here is the list of batsmen who scored over twenty boundaries in an innings and the batsmen with most number of fours in an ODI innings.

S.No

Player Name

For

Against

Runs Scored

No. of fours

1

Sachin Tendulkar

India

South Africa

200*

25

2

Virender Sehwag

India

West Indies

219

25

3

Sanath Jayasuriya

Sri Lanka

Netherlands

157

24

4

Saeed Anwar

Pakistan

India

194

22

5

Virat Kohli

India

Pakistan

183

22

6

Viv Richards

West Indies

England

189

21

7

Brian Lara

West Indies

Pakistan

153*

21

8

Sanath Jayasuriya

Sri Lanka

India

189

21

9

Nathan Astle

New Zealand

Pakistan

119

21

10

Virender Sehwag

India

England

126

21

11

Stephen Fleming

New Zealand

South Africa

134*

21

12

Herschelle Gibbs

South Africa

Australia

175

21

13

Paul Stirling

Ireland

Canada

177

21