Biggest ODI wins: England joins elite club

England’s 242-run win margin is the fifth highest in all men’s One-Day Internationals between two Test nations.

England totally annihilated Australia on Tuesday.   -  AFP

England registered its biggest win in terms of runs on Tuesday, after piling up a record score of 481 for 6 against Australia.

Enclosed here is the list of the heaviest wins in men’s One-Day International cricket in terms of runs in matches between two Test nations.

  • 272: RSA v ZIM, Benoni, Oct 22, 2010
  • 258: RSA v SRI, Paarl, Jan 11, 2012
  • 257: RSA v WIS, Sydney, Feb 27, 2015
  • 245: SRI v IND, Sharjah, Oct 29, 2000
  • 242: ENG v AUS, Trent Bridge, Jun 19, 2018.

Heaviest wins by runs in a men's ODI featuring a non-Test nation
  • 290: NZL v IRL, Aberdeen, Jul 01, 2008
  • 275: AUS v AFG, Perth, Mar 04, 2015
  • 257: IND v BER, Port-of-Spain, Mar 19, 2007
  • 256: AUS v NAM, Potchefstroom, Feb 27, 2003
  • 256: IND v HKG, Karachi, Jun 25, 2008.

Note: Ireland and Afghanistan were not Test nations at the time of the matches in the above list.

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