England create new world record for ODI runs in a match.


England have created a new world record for One-Day International after they scored a total of 481 runs losing 6 six wickets against the might Australian side.

England hit Australian bowlers all around the park at the Trent Bridge, Nottingham in the third ODI of the five-match series.

Jonny Bairstow scored 139 and Alex Hales scored 144 that helped England to go past the previous world record total of 444 for three they made against Pakistan, also at Trent Bridge, two years ago.

Chasing a target of 445 Australia were dismissed for 239 in 37 overs after a poor start to their run chase.

England won the match by 242 runs. Adil Rashid was the picked 4 wickets giving 47 runs in his stipulated 10 overs.