Stats: Players with highest batting average while chasing in ODIs


Virat Kohli became the first player in ODI cricket to average 60-plus in chases (minimum 2000 runs). Kohli has scored 2915 runs at an average of 60.72, including nine hundreds and 16 fifties.

Here’s the list of the top five players with highest batting averages while chasing in ODIs.

*Criterion for selection was minimum 2000 ODI runs.

*Stats are updated up to 28 July, 2013.

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26th Match - Pool A - ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
AUS 417/6 142/10 AFG
Australia won by 275 runs.
25th Match - Pool B - ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
PAK 339/6 210/8 UAE
Pakistan won by 129 runs.