Fox Sports Australia – Kerr amassed the record total just days after her team’s 4-490 against Ireland set a record for cricket’s highest-ever one-day international total.

Summary

  • Kerr amassed the record total just days after her team’s 4-490 against Ireland set a record for cricket’s highest-ever one-day international total.
  • The 17-year-old, whose average was 29 going into the match, blasted 31 fours and two sixes to surpass the 229 scored by Australia’s Belinda Clark against Denmark in 1997 – three years before Kerr was born.
  • Kerr’s 232 is the third-highest individual score by a man or woman in one-day international cricket history.
  • At 17 years and 243 days, Kerr is the youngest double-centurion in international men’s or women’s cricket.
  • Kerr then starred with the ball, the leg-spinner taking 5-17 in seven overs as New Zealand went on to beat Ireland by 305 runs after dismissing the hosts for 135 in Dublin.


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