The only man to have scored more runs in ODI  without playing in a Test is Steve Tikolo of Kenya, who made 3421 runs in 134 matches. Indian Rohit Sharma, who lies 2nd on the list, recently became the first man from a Test-playing country to appear in 100 ODIs without winning a Test cap, another Indian Suresh Raina held the previous record with 98 ODI before his Test debut. Another Kenyan Thomas Odoyo (2418 Runs) and Kennedy Otieno (2016 Runs), Ireland’s William Porterfield (2060 Runs) have all reached 2000 runs without winning a five-day cap. Therefore; from Test-playing countries are Kieron Pollard of West Indies (1869 runs) and Australia’s David Hussey (1763 Runs).

Steve Tikolo adds to his total during Kenya's ICC Intercontinental Cup fixture against Bermuda, October 23, 2005

Steve Tikolo adds to his total during Kenya’s ICC Intercontinental Cup fixture against Bermuda, October 23, 2005

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