News International – NZ women make the highest ODI total of all time

DUBLIN: New Zealand women amassed 490 for 4 – the highest total in all ODI cricket – to smash records and Ireland women at the YMCA Cricket Club here on Friday.

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  • NZ women make the highest ODI total of all timeDUBLIN: New Zealand women amassed 490 for 4 – the highest total in all ODI cricket – to smash records and Ireland women at the YMCA Cricket Club here on Friday.
  • Seventeen-year-old Amelia Kerr – the fourth New Zealand batsman to cross 50 – drove the first two balls of the last over through extra cover for fours.
  • It was captain Suzie Bates and No.
  • Bates further added 38 to her tally before 17-year-old legspinner Cara Murray, also making her ODI debut, drew Bates out of her crease and had her stumped in the 30th over, and New Zealand were 288 for 2.
  • Murray also dismissed Amy Satterthwaite, but ended up conceding 119 runs – the worst figures in all ODIs.Scores: New Zealand women 490 for 4 (Bates 151, Green 121, Kerr 81*) vs Ireland women.


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