News – NEW Zealand teenager Amelia Kerr shattered a world batting record in women’s one-day international cricket with a blistering 232 not out against Ireland.

Summary

  • NEW Zealand teenager Amelia Kerr shattered a world batting record in women’s one-day international cricket with a blistering 232 not out against Ireland.
  • 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.
  • 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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