Ishan Kishan records as opener ODI World Cup 2023

The 5th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 between India and Australia is being played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. Australia won the toss and batted first in the match. The Indian team had a big fear before the match. Opener Shubman Gill has been ruled out of the series due to dengue. In his place, Ishan Kishan has been given the responsibility of starting the innings.

Records of Ishan Kishan: Records of Ishan Kishan as an opening batsman?
Since making his debut in 2021, Ishan Kishan has scored 886 runs in 25 matches in his ODI career at an average of 44.30 and a fast strike rate of 102.42.

Out of his 25 matches as an ODI batsman, Kishan has opened the innings on seven occasions. In these matches, the left-handed batsman has scored 448 runs at an excellent average of 74.66. These runs have come at a strike rate of 125.13. As an opening batsman, Kishan has one century and three half-centuries to his name. Like Gill, Kishan also has a double century to his name and is the second youngest player to score a double century (210) against Bangladesh in 2022 at the age of 24 years and 154 days.

India (Playing XI) ODI Team: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (WK), KL Rahul (WK), Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Washington Sundar, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Siraj, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur.

Australia (Playing XI) Steve Smith (captain), David Warner, Ashton Agar, Hilton Cartwright, Pat Cummins, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Glenn Maxwell, James Pattinson, Matt Renshaw, Matthew Wade (wicketkeeper).