Fakhar Zaman and Imam-ul-Haq, on Friday (July 20), rewrote history by adding 304 runs for the opening wicket against Zimbabwe. As a result, Pakistan posted a record-breaking total of 399 for 1 – their highest total in ODIs. Fakhar Zaman starred with the bat, scoring an unbeaten 210 while Imam scored 113. Towards the end, Asif Ali hammered a 22-ball fifty to ensure Pakistan finish strongly. The 304-run partnership is the the highest opening partnership in ODI history. So with Fakhar and Imam rewriting history, we take a look at Top 5 Highest Opening Partnerships In ODI.
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Top 5 Highest Opening Partnerships In ODI
Top 5 Highest Opening Partnerships In ODI:
Considering the fact that the ball helps the bowlers the most during the start of an innings, there is no denying that opening the innings is not an easy task. But over the years, the game of cricket has witnessed some openers who have enthralled the world with their sheer brilliance at the top of the order. So we take a look at some who have made it to the records for their exploits while opening the batting: