One for the history books: England scored 498, the highest ever score in ODI history￼
Details: The English cricket team scored the highest in the history of ODI against the Netherlands during the first ODI. As the publication quotes, “the father of cricket had the honor of breaking his record for the highest score in ODI cricket by playing historic cricket.”
Also: During the first ODI against the Netherlands, the English men scored 498 runs for the loss of only four wickets in the scheduled 50-overs. During the innings, three centuries were scored in the innings Jose Butler, with 70 balls, scored 162 runs, Phil Salt scored a blistering 122 runs off 93 balls, and Dawid Malan scored 125 with three sixes in 109 balls.