Alex Hales 171 from 122 balls Full Highlights: Alex Hales has created history as he scored 171 off 122 balls against Pakistan for England. With this amazing performance with which he stunned the experts as well as the fans present, Alex Hales has broken all records and has achieved the highest individual ODI score ever for England in cricket history.
England: 1 Jason Roy, 2 Alex Hales, 3 Joe Root, 4 Eoin Morgan (capt), 5 Ben Stokes, 6 Jos Buttler (wk), 7 Moeen Ali, 8 Chris Woakes, 9 Adil Rashid, 10 Liam Plunkett, 11 Mark Wood
Pakistan: 1 Sami Aslam, 2 Sharjeel Khan, 3 Azhar Ali (capt), 4 Babar Azam, 6 Sarfraz Ahmed (wk), 7 Mohammad Nawaz, 8 Hasan Ali, 9 Yasir Shah, 10 Wahab Riaz, 11 Mohammad Amir
Hales smashed all records in the match, which clearly made him England’s star of the day. An unbeatable score of 171 is not at all child’s play. From the moment that he entered the pitch, it was clear that he came with a strong will to shine in the crowd. And so he did.
Besides Hales, captain Eoin Morgan (57), Joe Root (85) and Buttler all scored half-centuries. These double half centuries by Morgan and Root, and obviously the stunning 171 by Hales helped England to make 444 runs in a rampage of 50 overs.
Here’s the detailed scorecard for England:
|Jason Roy||c Sarfraz Ahmed b Hasan Ali||15||19||3||0|
|Alex Hales||lbw b Hasan Ali||171||122||22||4|
|Joe Root||c Sarfraz Ahmed b Mohammad Nawaz||85||86||8||0|
|Jos Buttler (W)||not out||90||51||7||7|
|Eoin Morgan (C)||not out||57||27||3||5|