India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja joins Sachin Tendulkar and Kapil Dev in elite list

first_imgBrief scores – India 156 for 4 (28.5 overs) vs Australia in Nagpur. Virat Kohli (62*), Kedar Jadhav (0*). Scorecard | Live BlogRavindra Jadeja crossed the 2000-run mark during the second one day international between India and Australia at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Nagpur on Tuesday.Jadeja in the process became the third Indian player to score 2000 or more runs as well as taking 150 or more wickets in ODIs. He joined the likes of Kapil Dev and Sachin Tendulkar on the elite list of Indian to have achieved the feat.Sachin Tendulkar has scored a total of 18426 ODI run and also took a total of 154 wickets. Kapil Dev, on the other hand, has scored 3782 runs in ODIs and took 253 ODI wickets.Jadeja brought up his 2000th run in the 41st over of the Indian innings on Tuesday, with a push down the grounf of the bolwing off Glenn Maxwell. Before the start of the match, Jedja had 1990 runs and on Tuesday he was dismised after having scored 21 runs off 40 balls. In the 46th over, Jadeja trie to up the ante against Pat Cummins but ended up skying the ball straight to Usman Khwaja at mid-off at ht edge of the circle.Jadeja now has a total of 2011 ODI runs along with 171 wicket in ODI cricket.Virat Kohli also reached his 40th ODI hundred, his 7th against Australia. Only Sachin Tendulkar is ahead of Kohli on the list of leads the ODI hundred charts with 49 centuries. Tendulkar also leads the list of most centuries in India-Australia ODIs with nine hundreds.advertisementMS Dhoni was dismissed for his the fifth golden duck, whereas Rohit Sharma fell for his first duck in India.Also Read | Sanjay Manjrekar lauds Vijay Shankar: That innings of 46 was oozing classlast_img read more