If hitting powerful sixes is one of the abilities of a great batsman. The other technique must be smashing the boundaries by picking up the gap in the field. , many batsmen find it hard to smash the boundaries inside the field by picking up the gap between the fielders. Many batsmen in the ODI matches score a century by hitting many boundaries around the ground. Since scoring frequent sixes has the risk of losing the wicket, players depend on their boundaries more by hitting the ball on the field’s surface reducing the risk factor. But also hitting those fours, needs a lot of practice and effort.
1. SR Tendulkar
Will there be a list of boundaries without the master blaster in it? The man that topped this list for most boundaries in the career is SR TENDULKAR from team India. This was his record for hitting the most fours in his career of 463 matches. He scored a total of 2016 fours in his ODI career.
2. ST Jayasuriya
At the 2nd spot is the JAYASURIYA from team Sri Lanka. He was a great batsman of his time and scored the most runs possible in his ODI career. He has played a total of 445 matches and batted in 433 innings of his ODI career. He has scored a total of 1500 fours in his ODI career.
3. KC Sangakkara
The batsman at the 3rd spot is another cricketing legend from the team Sri Lanka KC SANGAKKARA. This was his career record for hitting the maximum boundaries in his ODI career of 404 matches and 380 innings. He has scored a total of 1385 boundaries in his ODI career.
4. RT Ponting
The player at the 4th spot for having the most boundaries is the former Australian captain and batsman RT PONTING. This was his career-best performance in ODI cricket, and he had played in a total of 375 matches, and as a batsman in 365 innings. He has a total of 1231 boundaries in his ODI career.
5. AC Gilchrist
The player in the 5th spot is the former batsman and wicketkeeper from the team Australia AC GILCHRIST. This was the 5th highest number of fours hit by a batsman in the ODI career. He had played in a total of 287 matches followed by 279 innings and scored a total of 1162 boundaries in total.
6. V Kohli
The player in the 6th position is the man famous for his cover drive and boundaries. V KOHLI the great batsman from team India, has played a total of 260 matches, in which he batted in 251 innings till now. In all these innings he has scored a total of 1153 boundaries.
7. V Sehwag
The player in the 7th position is the batsman who was famous for his boundary-hitting abilities. V SEHWAG from team India is popularly known for starting his batting innings with a four. He has scored a total of 1132 boundaries in the 245 innings. He has played in the 251 matches for his team.
8. CH Gayle
The player in the 8th position is the significant batsman and cricketer from the team West Indies CH GAYLE. This was his record for scoring the maximum no of boundaries in his ODI career. He has a total of 1128 boundaries in his ODI career of 301 matches and 294 innings.
9. SC Ganguly
The player in the 9th position is the former captain and one of the greatest batsmen SC GANGULY from the team India for hitting the most fours in his career. He has played in 31 matches for India and batted in 300 innings. Along with these 300 innings, he had scored a total of 1122 boundaries in his ODI career.
10. DPMD Jayawardene
The player at the 10th spot for scoring the highest no of boundaries in the ODI career is the Sri Lankan batsman and cricketer DPMD JAYAWARDENE. This was his lifetime record for scoring the most fours in his ODI career of 448 matches and 418 innings. He has scored a total of 1119 boundaries in these innings.