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How many runs a single player can score in One day match?

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How many runs a single player can score in One day match (50 overs/ 300 balls)... No 'no balls', no wides, no extras, no over throws.So how much runs he can score max?

posted Mar 29, 2014 by Salil Agrawal

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In last over player can score 36 runs and in all previous overs player need to have 5 sixes and 3 runs in the last ball to retain the strike so in total -

49*33 + 36 = 1653
answer Mar 31, 2014 by Salil Agrawal
Why player can run 5 run also right?
In the question it was clear no extras, no over throws :)
Is 'misfield' considered 'overthrow' technically?
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He does this for all the 50 overs, that makes 33*50 = 1650 runs.
Just that on the last ball of the match, he doesn't need to take 3 runs and can hit that for a six too. That adds 3 more runs to the tally and makes his total as 1650+3 = 1653 runs.

answer Feb 9, 2015 by anonymous
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FIRST 49 0ver he can score about 49*33 (5*6=30 and 1*3=3 total 33)
last over 6*6=36
33*49 = 1617
6*6 = 36

answer Mar 26, 2016 by Rafikul Hossain
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As per Jayanth Raj Gowda it comes to 49*35+36=1751. I don't know what is wrong in it.

answer Apr 19, 2017 by Kewal Panesar
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31*50 = 1550 + 5 =1555

answer Mar 31, 2014 by Amit Kumar Pandey

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