Australia created Cyclone of runs in World Cup 2015 : Warner and Maxwell played football with Afghanistan on cricket ground
In ODI matches, scoring 400 runs has become quite normal these days. Only milestone of 500 is left ahead as special for all teams. On watching Australia match against Afghanistan on Wednesday, people wonder that even 500 would become quite normal soon. Recently South Africa has easily crossed 400 runs in two matches. Now, Australia took its chance against Afghanistan. Warner and Maxwell have played aggressively and left nightmare for Afghanistan.
Perth: World Cup 2015 has been revolutionized with superb milestones and cyclones of runs have been continuing every day. Small teams have become victims and star players are taking every chance against them. Mighty record breaking victories have been recorded. Warner with 178 runs in 133 balls (19 fours & 5 sixes) and Maxwell with 88 runs in 39 balls (6 fours & 7 sixes) have created cyclone of runs against Afghanistan and made big win of 275 runs. In World Cup matches, this is the biggest win and Ausis score of 417 too was the highest in ODI’s so far in World Cup series.
Australia broke the record of highest world cup score of 413 runs lying with India against Bermuda. Even though chasing is impossible for Afghanistan, it doesn’t even try to play effortful innings. Johnson with 4/22, Hazlewood with 2/25 and Starc with 2/18 have packed up the Afghanistan for 142 runs. Australia recorded mighty win of 275 runs so far in World Cup series. Century hero Warner got Man of the Match award.
Cyclone of Warner & Maxwell: Even though Afghan won the toss, they handed over batting to Ausis. Australia has completely used the chance. Warner and Smith have made record partnership of 261 runs for second wicket. Smith made 95 runs in 98 balls with 8 fours and 1 six. They started match slowly and regular boundaries whenever possible. Warner has been taking every chance and completed century. But Ausis made such a big score only because of Maxwell. Maxwell completed his half century only in 21 balls. Max’s sixes in Jidan’s bowling are the highlights of the match. Both Smith and Max missed the century.