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.

His 177 runs sojourn helped England amplify their score to 444, which proved to be their magic number during the 3rd ODI against Pakistan, in a series which they are playing on their home turf.

Alex Hales
Alex Hales

The squads of both the teams, Pakistan and England are quite strong and competitive. Here’s a look at the squads for the ODI Series between Pakistan and England.

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:

England (ENG)

Batsman Status R B 4s 6s
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
Extras : 26 (b – 6, w – 3, nb – 9, lb – 1, Penalty – 0)
444  (50.0)
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Alex Hales 171 from 122 balls Full Highlights