Sports Desk: New Zealand's Amelia Kerr on Wednesday shattered Belinda Clark's 21-year-old record for the highest score in women's ODI as she smashed 232 not out in a match against Ireland here. The 17-year-old Amelia, opening the New Zealand innings, hit a whopping 31 fours and two sixes in her 145-ball unbeaten knock that took her side to 440 for 3 after electing to bat first in the third ODI here.
Belinda had made 229 not out against Denmark in Mumbai in December 1997.
🚨 WORLD RECORD ALERT 🚨— ICC (@ICC) June 13, 2018
Amelia Kerr has just broken Belinda Clark's 21-year-old record for the highest score in women's ODIs - a record set before Kerr was even born! 💪 pic.twitter.com/8cLcucVbBm