He is one of 36 New Zealand Analysis cricketers to accept denticulate 1,000 runs and one of aloof six New Zealanders to accept accomplished the bifold of 1,000 ODI runs and 100 wickets.
In 2003–04, he fell aloof abbreviate of a beginning Analysis hundred, with 97 adjoin Pakistan, brought up his aboriginal Analysis hundred in his abutting Analysis match, adjoin South Africa, with 119 not out,and denticulate 90 in the afterward Test. His additional Analysis hundred was 126 not out adjoin Australia in Brisbane, adjoin both Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath. His 3rd Analysis hundred was afresh South Africa, with a career accomplished of 133.
On 28 January 2007, in Perth, Oram burst an best 101 off 72 assurance in an ODI adjoin Australia. It was at the time the fastest anytime ODI aeon by a New Zealander, and additionally the fastest anytime fabricated adjoin Australia. His 137 run affiliation with Brendon McCullum was, at the time, the accomplished anytime for the New Zealand 6th wicket, admitting this almanac was burst the afterward month.
He afflicted his larboard arena feel in an ODI above-mentioned to the World Cup, and, on February 28, with the clash aloof weeks away, he appear that he would be accommodating to accept it amputated in adjustment to comedy cricket. However, Oram after antiseptic his affirmation as actuality in a amusing ambience and the animadversion advised to back his able admiration to participate.
Oram is on the Lords Honours Board for his Analysis aeon adjoin England in 2008.
On 2 September 2009, Oram took a hat ambush adjoin Sri Lanka in a Twenty20 International in Colombo. He took to Angelo Mathews, Malinga Bandara and Nuwan Kulasekara.
On the 13th of October 2009, Oram appear his retirement from analysis cricket.