Consistency is the key to a player’s success in the game of cricket and it is absolutely imperative to keep going about the business such that the player can reap rewards during the game. The ongoing calendar year has seen batsmen making waves by letting their performances do all the talking.
Several batters upped their ante and scored runs when it mattered the most for the team. In the process, they went on to register landmarks. Case in point, let’s learn about the names of the five batsmen who aggregated the most fifty-plus scores in One-Day Internationals so far in 2023.
1. Shubman Gill
It is no secret that Shubman Gill has by far been the best batsman in 2023. Notably, he is the leading run-scorer so far this year with 1230 runs. He tops the list as he accumulated the most fifty-plus scores in ODIs this year. The right-handed batsman has mustered as many as 10 fifty-plus scores, which is the most by a batsman.
2. Babar Azam
Pakistan skipper Babar Azam has been one of the most consistent batsmen for his nation for several years now. He has often led the batting attack by example by playing impactful knocks for the team. He comes second on the list as he has registered 8 fifty-plus scores so far in 2023.
3. Najmul Hossain Shanto
Najmul Hossain Shanto who represents the Bangladesh cricket team in international cricket has been a top-notch performer for his team this year. It is worth noting that he has piled up as many as seven fifty-plus scores so far in 2023.
4. Pathum Nissanka
Pathum Nissanka has showcased his mettle for the Sri Lankan cricket team in the ongoing calendar year. He is the third leading run-scorer so far in 2023 with 819 runs to his name. Nissanka has also registered as many as seven fifty-plus scores so far in 2023.
5. Asif Khan
Asif Khan who plays for the United Arab Emirates in international cricket is the second-leading run-scorer so far in 2023 with 934 runs. He has registered 7 fifty-plus scores so far in 2023.