These Amazing Facts About ODI Cricket May Blow Your Mind

A world record that lasted for four hours

The 2006 ODI match between South Africa and Australia is arguably the most excellent ODI ever played

Australia batting first, did the unthinkable 434/4, which was the highest ODI score by any team

It was a world record. The interesting part is that the record lasted for only four hours

South Africa successfully chased the unthinkable and scored 438/9 with one ball to spare

This event shocked all cricket fans. In that match, several records were created.

Ponting set a new record for the fastest 150 runs in ODI cricket at that time, achieved it in 99 balls

Gibbs fell one ball short of achieving this feat. He made 150 runs in 100 balls.