Sean Williams’ Record: Qualifier matches are being played for the World Cup 2023. The first match in the qualifier matches being played in the host of Zimbabwe was played between Nepal and Zimbabwe, in which Zimbabwe won by 8 wickets. With this victory, Zimbabwean batsman Sean Williams made a big record in his name. In fact, Sean Williams became the fastest batsman to score a century in ODIs for Zimbabwe.
Chasing 291 runs, the Zimbabwean team easily won the match by 8 wickets. Captain Craig Erwin and Sean Williams played brilliant century innings for the team. Captain Ervin scored 121* runs with the help of 15 fours and 1 six, while Sean Williams scored 102* runs in 70 balls with 13 fours and 1 six.
With this century, Sean Williams also holds the record for scoring the fastest century in ODIs for Zimbabwe. Earlier, the record of scoring the fastest century in ODIs from Zimbabwe was recorded in the name of Regis Chakabwa. Chakbwa completed a century in 73 balls in an ODI match played against Bangladesh in August 2022. Now this record has been taken by Sean Williams.
The condition of the match was like this
In the match, Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bowl first. Nepal’s team came out to bat and scored 290 runs for 8 wickets in 50 overs. For the team, opener Kushal Bhurtel scored an inning of 99 runs in 95 balls with the help of 13 fours and 2 sixes. Apart from this, wicket-keeper batsman Asif Sheikh scored 66 runs in 100 balls with the help of 7 fours.
Chasing the runs, the Zimbabwe team achieved the target in 44.1 overs at the loss of just 2 wickets. On behalf of the team, captain Craig Ervin played an important role in winning the team by scoring 121 * and Sean Williams’ 102 * innings.
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