IndVsAus 2019: Ravindra Jadeja Joins Sachin Tendulkar And Kapil Dev In Elite List Of All Rounders

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| March 5 , 2019 , 20:14 IST

Indian all rounder Ravindra Jadeja on Friday joined legends Sachin Tendulkar and Kapil Dev in an elite list of allrounders during the 3rd ODI against Australia at the VCA Stadium in Nagpur.

With his score of 21 runs on Tuesday, Jadeja joined Sachin and Kapil in becoming the third Indian cricketer to score 2000-plus runs and taken 150-plus wickets for India in their ODI career.

While Sachin had scored a record-scripting 18426 runs in the format, he also had 154 wickets to his name. On the other hand, Kapil managed 3782 ODI runs in his illustrious career while taking 253 wickets. And the latest entrant to the list, Jadeja, has 2021 runs and a total of 171 wickets.

Meanwhile, Indian team captain Virat Kohli took another step towards breaking the all-time most centuries in ODIs record held by Tendulkar with over 49 centuries.

Tendulkar also leads the list of most centuries in India-Australia ODIs with 900.

Kohli scored 116 runs in the match and was dismissed by Pat Cummins towards the fag-end of the innings. 

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India leads the five-match series by 1-0 having beaten Australia by six wickets in the first ODI in Hyderabad.