WI vs IND: Most ODI Runs by Indians against West Indies in West Indies

WI vs IND: Former Indian captain Virat Kohli still holds the record of scoring the most runs against West Indies in their backyard.

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The West Indies vs India (WI vs IND) three-match ODI series is going to start today onwards while Shikhar Dhawan is set to lead the team. Dhawan becomes the 7th captain to lead India this year. Before the start of the series let's revive the Indian players who have scored the most runs against West Indies in their backyard.

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However, there is no surprise that former Indian captain Virat Kohli is on the top of the list. Kohli has smashed 790 runs in 14 innings at an impressive average of 71.81. King has maintained a strike rate of 94.15 and registered 3 half-centuries and 4 centuries. Moreover, Kohli has recorded the highest score of 120 against the West Indies.

Meanwhile, another former Indian captain MS Dhoni is the second player on this list. Dhoni has amassed 458 runs at 57.25 and a strike rate of 78.82. Dhoni has registered three half-centuries while his highest score is 95.

Thereafter, Yuvraj Singh (419 runs) and Rohit Sharma (406 runs) is the next two names to feature on the list. The fifth player on this list is Shikhar Dhawan, who is the third active cricketer on this list. He has amassed 348 runs in 13 innings at 26.76. He has four half-centuries underneath his name.

Meanwhile, the top 10 list also consists of current India coach Rahul Dravid and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly. Let's check out the complete top 10 list in the table below.

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WI vs IND: Most ODI Runs by Indians against West Indies in West Indies

Serial No. Player Name Span Innings Runs Average 50/100
1. Virat Kohli 2011-2019 14 790 71.81 3/4
2. MS Dhoni 2006-2017 13 458 57.25 3/0
3. Yuvraj Singh 2002-2017 12 419 34.91 2/1
4. Rohit Sharma 2009-2019 12 406 45.11 4/0
5. Shikhar Dhawan 2011-2019 13 348 26.76 4/0
6. Ajinkya Rahane 2017-2017 5 336 67.20 3/1
7. Rahul Dravid 1997-2006 11 327 32.70 1/1
8. Virender Sehwag 2002-2006 8 290 36.25 2/0
9. Dilip Vengsarkar 1983-1989 8 277 39.57 2/0
10. Sourav Ganguly 1997-2002 6 258 51.60 2/0
Indian Cricket Team Rohit Sharma Virat Kohli Sourav Ganguly Ms Dhoni Shikhar Dhawan West Indies Cricket Rahul Dravid Ajinkya Rahane Virender Sehwag Yuvraj Singh