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England thrash Australia to set new ODI record – RTHK

RTHK.hk (Honk Kong) – England extended their own record in one-day international cricket by 37 runs after smashing the highest-ever total of 481-6 as they beat Australia by 242 runs in the third ODI on Tuesday.

Summary

  • England extended their own record in one-day international cricket by 37 runs after smashing the highest-ever total of 481-6 as they beat Australia by 242 runs in the third ODI on Tuesday.
  • Australia were bowled out for 239 with 13 overs to spare — their biggest ODI defeat in terms of runs and England’s largest ODI win.
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  • Bairstow’s opening partner, Jason Roy, hammered 82 and missed out on a second successive century before Morgan hit England’s quickest ODI half-century off only 21 balls, and 67 off 30 deliveries.
  • Eoin Morgan, playing in his 180th ODI, became England’s all-time leading scorer in the 50-over format with 5,443 runs as he surpassed Ian Bell’s 5,416 runs.


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