English Captain Eoin Morgan Creates History: Smashes 17 Sixes Against AfghanistanJune 19, 2019 11:11
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English Captain Eoin Morgan Creates History: Smashes 17 Sixes Against Afghanistan:- England captain Eoin Morgan smashed 17 sixes in an innings and created a history in International cricket. He scored 148 from 71 balls and England crushed Afghanistan by 150 runs in the World Cup league match. England got its highest World Cup total scoring 397/6. Joe Root scored 88 runs and Jonny Bairstow made 90 runs which helped England score a huge total.
Afghanistan never showed stiff competition in the race and they managed to score 247/8. Hashmatullan Shahidi (76), Rahmat Shah (46) and Asghar Afghan (44) are the top scorers of the match. Jofra Archer (3/52), Adil Rashid (3/66) and Mark Wood (2/40) have impressed with the ball. Eoin Morgan has been named as the player of the match for his outstanding performance.