AMSTELVEEN, Netherlands (AP) — England broke its personal file for the highest-ever rating within the historical past of one-day worldwide cricket by making 498-4 towards the Netherlands on Friday.
The entire surpassed the 481-6 made by England towards Australia at Trent Bridge in June 2018.
Jos Buttler, Dawid Malan and Phil Salt all hit centuries in Amstelveen, exterior Amsterdam.
Buttler reached three figures in 47 balls for the second-fastest hundred for England. His crowd-pleasing knock of 162 not out contained 14 of the group’s 26 sixes.
Buttler now has the three quickest ODI centuries for the nationwide group — off 46 balls, 47 balls and 50 balls.
Salt made 122 off 93 balls and Malan 125 off 109 balls, whereas Liam Livingstone weighed in with a 22-ball 66 not out.
The Netherlands — enjoying an ODI towards England for the primary time exterior a Cricket World Cup — had just a few moments to savor amid a barrage of big-hitting from the vacationers, which led to quite a lot of balls being misplaced exterior the stadium.
Shane Snater bowled his cousin, Jason Roy, to go away England 1-1 and Pieter Seelaar took two wickets off successive balls — together with captain Eoin Morgan for a golden duck.
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