Cricket: Twitter reacts as Aaron Finch smashes a record breaking score of 172 vs Zimbabwe

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Australian captain Aaron Finch smashed a record breaking score of 172 as Australia went on to beat Zimbabwe by 100 runs in the T20 Tri-Series here at Harare.

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Opening the batting with D’Arcy Short, the duo scored 223 runs for the first wicket which happened to be the record first wicket partnership in T20Is.

Out of the total score of 229 which the Aussies posted Finch scored 172 runs of it for which he used up only 76 balls. The knock comprised of 16 fours and 10 sixes.

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On course of scoring this mammoth score, Finch broke his own personal best of 156 which he had scored against England in 2013. Also he missed the overall record of highest score in all T20s falling 3 runs short of Chris Gayle’s 175.

Here is how twitter reacted to his blockbuster innings:

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