Brief Report (UK) – The pitch may have been flat and the opposition bereft but Eoin Morgan’s one-day wonders hit a new high at Trent Bridgeon Wednesday, inflicting a world record 481 for six on Australia’s hapless bowlers en route to a crushing, series-sealing victory.

Summary

  • The pitch may have been flat and the opposition bereft but Eoin Morgan’s one-day wonders hit a new high at Trent Bridgeon Wednesday, inflicting a world record 481 for six on Australia’s hapless bowlers en route to a crushing, series-sealing victory.
  • Jonny Bairstow and Alex Hales bludgeoned scores of 139 and 147 respectively as the home side roared past the 444 for three made against Pakistan here two years ago – the previous best by a men’s team in 50-over cricket – with Jason Roy striking 82 from opener and Morgan cracking a rapid 67 from No 5.


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