Tendulkar & Ganguly Vs Dhawan & Rohit: Know the figures of both the opening pairs from brilliant innings to century and half-century in ODIs!


India has always produced great openers. Tendulkar, Ganguly, Sehwag, and Rohit Sharma are all examples of this. The Indian openers also make a great pair. We have always seen them play with great chemistry.

In this article, we will look at the comparison between two of India's most successful opening pairings in ODI cricket. In this article, we will see a comparison of statistics between Sachin Tendulkar/Sourav Ganguly and Rohit Sharma/Shikhar Dhawan.


Partnership Runs - Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly have scored 6609 ODI partnership runs while Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan have scored 5108 ODI partnership runs so far.

Innings - Sachin and Ganguly have played 136 ODI innings while Dhawan and Rohit have played 112 ODI innings.

Average - The average of Sachin and Ganguly together is more than the average of Rohit and Dhawan. Sachin and Ganguly average 49.32 in ODIs and Rohit/Dhawan average 46.43 in ODIs.

Highest partnership - Sachin and Ganguly had the highest partnership of 258 runs while the highest partnership between Rohit and Dhawan is 210 runs.


Fifty-century partnerships- Sachin and Ganguly have 23 half-century partnerships in ODIs. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan have 15 half-century partnerships in ODIs.

Century Partnership- Sachin and Ganguly are not only ahead of Rohit and Dhawan but also have the record for the highest century partnership in ODI cricket. Opening partnership. Dhawan and Rohit are still playing and they can break the record of Sachin and Ganguly.