India vs Australia: MS Dhoni becomes fifth player to score 10,000 ODI runs for India

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday added another feather to his cap as he became the fifth Indian to score 10,000 ODI runs for India. The right-handed batsman had crossed the 10,000-run mark in the format in 2017 during the England tour, with him scoring 174 runs for Asia XI in 3 matches. But with a single off Jason Behrendorff in the first ODI against, the 37-year-old scored his 10,000th run for India in the 50-overs format.

In doing so, Dhoni joined the elite list of Indian cricketers who had previously done so, which include Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli.

In 330 ODIs for India, the batmsan has scored over 10,000 runs at an average of 49.75, which consist of 9 hundreds and 67 fifties. Overall, Dhoni is the 12th player in history to join the 10,000 run club in ODIs.

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