The English skipper Eoin Morgan on Tuesday (August 4, 2020) went previous India’s Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s file of hitting maximum sixes in world cricket as a captain.
Morgan’s overall depend of sixes in world cricket as English skipper throughout 3 codecs has now higher to 212 in 163 suits, whilst MSD had 211 sixes in 332 to his identify because the Indian skipper.
The left-handed batsman completed the feat all over his 14th ODI ton in opposition to Eire on the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
Ruthless from the skipper.
A fantastically timed shot to achieve his century percent.twitter.com/iSdkKQfwOf
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) August 4, 2020
Australia’s Ricky Ponting (171 in 324 suits) is on the 3rd spot at the listing of skippers with most collection of world sixes whilst New Zealand’s Brendon McCullum (170 in 121) and South Africa’s AB de Villiers (135 in 124) are at the fourth and 5th spots respectively.
Within the event, Morgan’s ton helped global’s number one ODI aspect publish a mammoth rating of 329 within the ultimate come upon of the three-match sequence.
On the time of writing the record, Eire have been 141-1 in 23 overs desiring 188 extra runs to save lots of themselves from a clean-sweep.
England 328 in 49.five overs (Eoin Morgan 106, Tom Banton 58; Craig Younger 3/53)
Eire 164-1 in 26 overs (Paul Stirling 96*, Andy Balbirnie 51*; David Willey 1/25)