Corey Anderson breaks Shahid Afridi’s Fastest ODI Century Record

Corey Anderson breaks Shahid Afridi's Fastest ODI Century Record

Year 2014 starts with great cricketing action from Corey Anderson while he breaks the years long record of fastest ODI century held by Shahid Afridi previously. Shahid Afridi made the record 17 years ago against Sri Lanka by hitting the fastest ODI century from 37 deliveries. Corey Anderson took one ball less to reach this milestone. Overall in the match, he smashed 141 runs from 47 deliveries and remained not out. His knock included 14 sixes and 6 boundaries.

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The 3rd ODI between New Zealand and West Indies was reduced to 21 overs due to rain. New Zealand made 283 for the loss of 4 wickets in 21 overs. West Indies could only manage 124 runs with 5 men down. New Zealand won by 159 runs.

Here are the squads: 

West Indies 1 Johnson Charles, 2 Kieran Powell, 3 Lendl Simmons, 4 Chadwick Walton, 5 Dwayne Bravo (capt), 6 Denesh Ramdin (wk), 7 Narsingh Deonarine, 8 Nikita Miller, 9 Sunil Narine, 10 Jason Holder 11 Ravi Rampaul

New Zealand 1 Martin Guptill, 2 Jesse Ryder, 3 Ross Taylor, 4 Brendon McCullum (capt), 5 Corey Anderson, 6 Luke Ronchi, (wk), 7 James Neesham, 8 Nathan McCullum, 9 Mitchell McClenaghan, 10 Adam Milne, 11 Kyle Mills

Imran Hunzai
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