England vs South Africa: The first match of the three-match ODI series was played between South Africa and England in Durham on 19 July. This match was also the last match of Ben Stokes’s ODI career. Even though the England team did not win this match, but in this match such a record was made, which everyone was surprised to see. This record has been made by the South African cricket team.
So many runs without hitting sixes
In this match, South Africa’s team came out to bat first. In the first ODI of the series played in Durham, he scored 333 runs for 5 wickets in 50 overs. South Africa’s team made this big score without hitting a single six. This happened only for the third time in One Day International cricket, when a team scored more than 330 runs and did not hit a single six. Sri Lanka holds the record for making the highest score without hitting a six. He scored 345 runs against West Indies in the year 2020.
Big defeat for England team
South Africa had set a big target of 334 runs in front of England to win this match. Chasing this target, the England team could score only 271 runs in 46.5 overs and lost the match by 62 runs. In this match, Ben Stokes gave 44 while bowling 5 overs, while he could only play an innings of 5 runs and this moment could not become memorable for Ben Stokes. After this win, South Africa got a 1-0 lead in the series.
Ben Stokes’ memorable ODI career
Ben Stokes announced his retirement from ODI cricket on Monday (July 18), a day before the match. Ben Stokes played a total of 105 ODIs for the England team, in which he played 2924 at an average of 38.99 and 74 at an economy of 6.05. Took wickets. Ben Stokes had a big hand in England winning the 2019 World Cup. Stokes will continue to play for the England team in Tests and T20s.
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