ENG vs WI: This shameful record of ODI cricket was registered in the name of Sam Curran
England has suffered defeat by four wickets in the first match of the three-match ODI series being played against West Indies. Chasing 326 runs, the Caribbean team achieved the target with 7 balls remaining on the basis of an unbeaten century by its captain Shai Hope.
In this match, a shameful record has also been registered in the name of Sam Curran from England. He conceded 98 runs in 9.5 overs in the match and held the shameful record for England conceding the most runs in an ODI match.
Earlier, this shameful record for England was held in the name of Harmison, who had conceded 97 runs in his 10-over spell against Sri Lanka in Leeds on 1 July 2006. With the victory in this match, West Indies has taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series.
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