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Highest Run Scorer for India in every India vs Pakistan ODI World Cup Match

India vs Pakistan is a rivalry of the ages. Not only in cricket but in every aspect of the world. Well, tomorrow, it is going to take place in a cricket stadium filled with more than one lakh audiences. The cheer, the cry, the celebration—everything will have a goosebumps-guaranteed ambiance. Both teams have faced each other a total of eight times in ODI World Cups, and India has defeated Pakistan in every match. Some by a close margin, and some by a huge margin. Well, you might have thought, who has been the highest run scorer for India in every India vs Pakistan ODI World Match? So let’s not wait any longer and take a look at the below-mentioned list.

Highest Run Scorer for India in every India vs Pakistan ODI World Cup Match

  1. 1992 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Sachin Tendulkar 54* off 62 balls
  2. 1996 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Navjot Sidhu 93 off 115 balls
  3. 1999 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Rahul Dravid 61 off 89 balls
  4. 2003 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Sachin Tendulkar 98 off 75 balls
  5. 2011 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Sachin Tendulkar 85 off 115 balls
  6. 2015 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Virat Kohli 107 off 126 balls
  7. 2019 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Rohit Sharma 140 off 113 balls
  8. 2023 ODI World Cup India vs Pakistan: Rohit Sharma 86 off 63 balls

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Highest Run Scorer for India in every India vs Pakistan ODI World Cup Match

If we take a look at the above-mentioned list, all the batters have played a major role in the victory for India. Among them, one name is quite common, i.e., Sachin Tendulkar. He has emerged as the top scorer for India not once, not twice, but three times.

His 2011 ODI World Cup knock of 85 runs off 115 balls will always be remembered by Pakistan. This was the 2011 ODI World Cup semi-final match, and India knocked them out of the tournament.

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The next three best knocks for India against Pakistan in the ODI World Cup are by one of the best duos in Indian cricket. Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma both scored centuries for India against Pakistan in the 2015 and 2019 World Cups, respectively. During the 2023 ODI World Cup, Rohit Sharma scored 86 runs off just 63 balls but got out and missed a well deserved century.

Virat Kohli scored 107 runs off 126 against Pakistan in the 2015 ODI World Cup. On the other hand, Rohit Sharma scored 140 runs off just 113 balls in the 2019 ODI World Cup.

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Nikhil Lopes
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Hello Everyone, I am Nikhil Lopes, working as the Content Editor for The Sportslite. I am a Sports Addict and love to watch & Write about them.
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