Pakistan beat New Zealand by 408 runs in ODIs

New Delhi. ODI cricket is a game of 50 overs. Today, the score of 300 runs has become normal. But even today, 400 runs are not easy. But if a team wins the match by 400 runs, it will be a special case. This feat has happened only once in ODIs to date. This is a shameful record Pakistan Name of women’s cricket team. In 1997, 24 years before today New Zealand Pakistan (Pakistan v New Zealand) They lost by a big margin of 408 runs.

As far as women’s and men’s ODI cricket is concerned, only once has the team won ODI cricket by 400 or more runs. New Zealand were 455 for five in their first match on 29 January 1997 in Christchurch. Captain Mia Lewis scored 105 off 72 balls. Apart from that, 3 players had scored half centuries. Not only that, but the Pakistani bowlers also gave 40 extra runs.

Only 2 sixes in the innings

The New Zealand team scored with an economy of around 9. However, he hit only 2 sixes in this innings. Opener DB Hawkley (88 off 68 balls), Trudy Anderson (85 off 65 balls) and Clara Nicholson (73 not out off 53 balls) were the main contributors. Pakistan tested 8 bowlers. Three bowlers scored more than 80 runs. Sharmeen Khan top-scored with 87 runs in 10 overs. He also took 2 wickets.

9 players could not touch the number ten

Chasing a target of 456, Pakistan were bowled out for 47 in 23 overs. The 9 players of the team could not even touch the number ten. The team’s highest score was 11. The New Zealand team used only 4 bowlers. Clara Nicholson took 4 wickets for 18 runs. Justin Fryer took three wickets and Julie Harris two. The Kiwis won the match by 408 runs.

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In terms of women’s ODIs, the team has won the match by more than 350 runs three times so far. The record for the biggest defeat in the top-2 is held by Pakistan. Australia had beaten Pakistan by 374 runs against New Zealand in February 1997. In 1997, Australia defeated Denmark by 363 runs. Speaking of the men’s ODIs, neither team has won the match by 300 runs. In 2008, New Zealand defeated Ireland by a huge margin of 290 runs.

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