Skip to main content

100 stumpings: Two days later, Dhoni makes second world record

On Thursday -- when Dhoni made 49 not out against Lanka in their fourth ODI -- he became the cricketer with the highest number of not-outs in ODI cricket.? Photograph: (Zee News Network)

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Sep 03, 2017, 01.55 PM (IST)

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the first wicketkeeper to get a 100 stumpings in ODIs. 

That is a new world record. 

He reached the hundred mark after he stumped Akila Dananjaya in the last ball of the 45th over in India's fifth and final ODI against Sri Lanka in Colombo. 

He had till today shared the record -- 99 -- with Kumar Sangakkara of Sri Lanka. 

Also read: Dhoni makes 1 world record playing 300th ODI, misses out on other

On Thursday -- when Dhoni made 49 not out against Lanka in their fourth ODI -- he became the cricketer with the highest number of not-outs in ODI cricket. 

Dhoni now has 73 not-outs. 

He had till Thursday been sharing that record with South Africa's Shaun Pollock and Sri Lanka's Chaminda Vaas. 

 

Show Comments
  • delete