English opener Alex Hales was not performing from the beginning of the long Pakistan series, after failing from Test series, Hales was even included for the ODI’s without being dropped from the side for even once.
England Team Management trusted the 27-years-old batsman, and finally he paid back with superb knock in the 3rd ODI against Pakistan.
Hales’ innings of 171 runs became the Highest ever ODI Score by an English batsman.
Here is what Twitter users have to say about this:
Alex Hales (22 fours and 4 sixes) is the first England batsman to score 100 or more runs in boundaries in an ODI inns. #EngvPak
— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) August 30, 2016
Massive congrats Alex Hales! Some whacking that! ???
— Jimmy (@JimmySlate_) August 30, 2016
@Trader418Dev Alex hales hails today, mighty knock by him, they have shut out the doors for Pakistan…
— Bipin Bedi (@bipinbedi) August 30, 2016
— Ben Myatt (@Bendanarama) August 30, 2016
What a knock by Alex Hales ????
? Runs – 171
? Balls – 122
Hits the highest ever ODI score by an Englishman. #EngVsPak
— IZHAR-UL-HAQ™ (@Izhar2001) August 30, 2016
Alex hales going back on 171.. wicket celebrate krne walo ko shaheed kar do.
— Maria.. (@maria_fatah) August 30, 2016
What did Alex hales had today in breakfast ?
— WWDC 7TH SEPT (@insrkwetrust) August 30, 2016
Well done Alex Hales for his record breaking innings today.
— DW (@DTM4888) August 30, 2016