Recently Fakhar Zaman and Inam-Ul-Haq registered a record maiden opening 300 run partnership in ODI Cricket.But this is not the first Instance that a batting pair have made a partnership of more than 300 runs In ODI cricket.In fact there have been a total of 4 such Instances.Lets have a look at each of them.
1.Chris Gayle and Morlon Samuels (372)
Chris Gayle and Morlon Samuels hold the record for the highest partnership in ODI cricket.They scored a total of 372 runs for the 2nd wicket vs Zimbabwe on 24th February 2015 in Canberra.It is also on this day that Chris Gayle scored his Maiden ODI Double Hundred.
2.Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid (331)
Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid made a partnership of 331 runs against New Zealand at Hyderabad in 1999 for the 2nd wicket.Sachin remained unbeaten on 186 and Dravid was dismissed for 153.India won the match by 174 runs.This record stood for 16 Years.
3.Saurav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid (318)
Saurav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid made 318 runs together in the World Cup game of 1999 against Sri Lanka.This partnership again was for 2nd wicket.This match was played in Taunton.Ganguly made 183 and Dravid 145.India went On to win the match by 157 runs.
4.Imam-Ul-Haq and Fakhar Zaman (304)
This is the latest entrant in the 300 run partnership club and also the only partnership for the first wicket.Fakhar Zaman Scored the First ODI double hundred for Pakistan and Imam-Ul-Haq made 113.They achieved this feat against Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on 20th July 2018.