India’s limited over skipper MS Dhoni became the 6th batsman fastest to reach the 9000 ODI runs. During the 3rd ODI against New Zealand at Mohali, India. MS Dhoni completed his 9000 runs in One Day Internationals after hitting the six off Mitchell Santner. The Indian captain became the 5th Indian to complete 9000 runs in ODI cricket and 17th in overall. He became the first batsman to go past the milestone with an average over 50.
As a Wicket Keeper, MS Dhoni became the third Wicket-Keeper Batsman to reach 9000 runs in ODI.
List of fastest Batsman to 9000 runs in ODI cricket:
|Player||Team||Matches Taken||Innings Taken||Match Date||Opposition||Ground|
|Sachin Tendulkar||India||242||235||19-Mar-00||South Africa||Nagpur|
|Brian Lara||West Indies / ICC XI||246||239||14-Jan-05||Australia||Melbourne|
|Ricky Ponting||Australia / ICC XI||248||242||05-Mar-06||South Africa||Port Elizabeth|
|Jacques Kallis||South Africa / Africa XI / ICC XI||256||242||17-Apr-07||England||Bridgetown|
|MS Dhoni||India / Asia XI||281||244||23-Oct-16||New Zealand||Mohali|
|Mohammad Yousuf||Pakistan / Asia XI||258||245||11-Apr-08||Bangladesh||Faisalabad|
|Rahul Dravid||India / Asia XI / ICC XI||280||259||19-Feb-06||Pakistan||Karachi|
|Adam Gilchrist||Australia / ICC XI||268||261||28-Apr-07||Sri Lanka||Bridgetown|
|Chris Gayle||West Indies / ICC XI||266||261||24-Feb-15||Zimbabwe||Canberra|