England have won the toss and elected to bat first up against Afghanistan in the 24th match of ICC World Cup 2019 from Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester.
In the first inning England openers James Vince got out early after scored 26 runs but Jonny Bairstow was amazing but unable to score his century as he was 10 runs from his centurion as he knocked 90 runs off 99 balls including with 8, fours and 3, sixes.
While Joe Root was also unable to make his century as he scored 88 runs off just faced 82 balls with the help of 5, fours and 1, six.
But the skipper himself Eoin Morgan was spectacular form of hitting after long time played long and crucial for his team.
Eoin Morgan knocked 148 runs by just faced 71 balls including with 4, fours along with 17, sixes.
Moeen Ali at the end of the inning was in tremendous form of hitting as crunched 31 runs not out in just 9 balls including 1, four and 4, sixes.
England posted 397 runs with the lost of 6 wickets after played 50 overs. Rashid Khan was most expensive bowler of the inning he conceded 110 runs in his 9 overs.
In the runs chase Afghanistan openers Noor Ali Zadran got out on duck after faced 7 balls and Gulbadin Naib along with Rahmat Shah powered up their skills as they some runs on the scored.
Hashmatullah Shahidi scored 76 runs Asghar Afghan knocked 44 runs. They tried a lot but could not make situation in their favor as they scored 247 runs with the lost 8 wickets after played 50 overs.
England beat up to Afghanistan by 150 runs as Eoin Morgan was awarded the player of the match for his outstanding 148 runs.