T20 Canada, 3rd Place Playoff: Canada v Zimbabwe at King City (NW), Oct 13, 2008
T20 Canada - 3rd place play-off
Zimbabwe won by 109 runs
13 October 2008 (20-over match)

Welcome to King City for the third place game its a little damp and a little chilly but the excitement level is very high, we should have a good crowd today, there is a 15 minute delay because of the outfield, we will keep you posted

Toss: Canada has won the toss and they will bowl first...

There is a 15 minute delay because of the wet outfield

Match State: Delay - due to wet outfield

Update: 9:33am, ground has been cleared just few catching drills going on we should be ready to in not more then 10 minutes

Team News: Bhatti, Samad and Jethi has come in for Dean, Surkari and Iqbal, so Canada increasing their bowling Arsenal

This is Gary Grewal your commentator for today and we are ready for play, stay with us...

Bhatti will start the proceedings for Canada

Masakadza and Zhuwawo to open the batting for Zimbabwe

0.1

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run, yorker first up, blocked to point

0.2

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run, appeal for lbw, as Masakadza tried to flick it off his legs, turned down

0.3

Bhatti to Masakadza, FOUR, pitched on middle and leg and flicked just wide of mid on, where Baidwan put in a good effort

0.4

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run, played to cover point

0.5

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run, haymaker attempted and missed, Mulla tried a stumping from far back, but he did not hit the stumps

0.6

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run, picks it from outside off and tried to pull it to mid wicket it goes straight to mid on

Katchay will share the new ball

End of over 1 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 4/0

    • H Masakadza 4 (6b 1x4)
    • C Zhuwao 0 (0b)
    • U Bhatti 1-0-4-0
1.1

Katchay to Zhuwao, no run

1.2

Katchay to Zhuwao, OUT

C Zhuwao c David b Katchay 0 (6m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

1.3

Katchay to Masakadza, no run

1.4

Katchay to Masakadza, no run

1.5

Katchay to Masakadza, FOUR

1.6

Katchay to Masakadza, SIX

End of over 2 (14 runs) Zimbabwe 14/1

    • H Masakadza 14 (10b 2x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 0 (0b)
    • E Katchay 1-0-10-1
2.1

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

2.2

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

2.3

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

2.4

Bhatti to Chibhabha, 1 wide

2.4

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

2.5

Bhatti to Chibhabha, 1 run

2.6

Bhatti to Masakadza, no run

End of over 3 (2 runs) Zimbabwe 16/1

    • H Masakadza 14 (11b 2x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 1 (5b)
    • U Bhatti 2-0-6-0
3.1

Katchay to Chibhabha, FOUR

3.2

Katchay to Chibhabha, 1 run

3.3

Katchay to Masakadza, no run

3.4

Katchay to Masakadza, 2 runs

3.5

Katchay to Masakadza, 2 runs

3.6

Katchay to Masakadza, no run

End of over 4 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 25/1

    • H Masakadza 18 (15b 2x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 6 (7b 1x4)
    • E Katchay 2-0-19-1
4.1

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

4.2

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run, went straight after pitching and beats him

4.3

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run

4.4

Bhatti to Chibhabha, FOUR, great timming, just cut nicely front of square

4.5

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run, tried to make room and cut it, inside edge

4.6

Bhatti to Chibhabha, no run, well kept by Mulla collected that one very high

Harvir has been brought on

End of over 5 (4 runs) Zimbabwe 29/1

    • CJ Chibhabha 10 (13b 2x4)
    • H Masakadza 18 (15b 2x4 1x6)
    • U Bhatti 3-0-10-0
5.1

Baidwan to Masakadza, FOUR, nothing but bad fielding; late cut, Balaji should have stopped it instead it just runs away for 4

5.2

Baidwan to Masakadza, no run, driven on the up to covers

5.3

Baidwan to Masakadza, no run, straigh to Balaji at point this time, crowd chers a clean pick up

5.4

Baidwan to Masakadza, FOUR, pitched it too far up, and just lofted over mid off

5.5

Baidwan to Masakadza, FOUR, pulled from a length this time

5.6

Baidwan to Masakadza, FOUR, straight over his head this time, Harvir going for 16 in the over

Rizwan Cheema into the attack

End of over 6 (16 runs) Zimbabwe 45/1

    • H Masakadza 34 (21b 6x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 10 (13b 2x4)
    • HS Baidwan 1-0-16-0
6.1

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, cut to sweeper cover

6.2

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, cut past point again

6.3

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, no run, strikes him on the thigh pad

6.4

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, played to mid on

6.5

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 2 runs, senseless over throws

6.6

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, FOUR, pulled to mid wicket, good effort from Katchay

Dhaniram into the attack

End of over 7 (9 runs) Zimbabwe 54/1

    • H Masakadza 41 (24b 7x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 12 (16b 2x4)
    • Rizwan Cheema 1-0-9-0
7.1

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, no run, plays it back to him

7.2

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 2 runs, poor fielding, he tried using his feet and failed and gave away a double

7.3

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, FOUR, delicate sweep and no chance for fine leg which is placed square

7.4

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, FOUR, thick edge and 4 to third man

7.5

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 1 run, flicked it square leg

7.6

Dhaniram to Masakadza, 1 run, pushed to long on of the backfoot

End of over 8 (12 runs) Zimbabwe 66/1

    • H Masakadza 42 (25b 7x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 23 (21b 4x4)
    • S Dhaniram 1-0-12-0
8.1

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, defends it and takes a single

8.2

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, late cut to third man

8.3

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, played on the up

8.4

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 5 wides, down the leg Mulla fails to collect it

8.4

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, cut away to sweeper cover

8.5

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, works it to long on

8.6

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, defends it to point

End of over 9 (11 runs) Zimbabwe 77/1

    • CJ Chibhabha 26 (24b 4x4)
    • H Masakadza 45 (28b 7x4 1x6)
    • Rizwan Cheema 2-0-20-0
9.1

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 2 runs, steps out and flicks it to fine leg, Bhatti colelcts it but loses his balance and gives away a double

9.2

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 2 runs, worked it to mid wicket and runs hard for 2

9.3

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 2 runs, again, workes it to mid wicket and runs hard for another double

9.4

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, 1 run, defends him and takes off

9.5

Dhaniram to Masakadza, no run

9.6

Dhaniram to Masakadza, no run, pushed it to mid on

End of over 10 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 84/1

    • H Masakadza 45 (30b 7x4 1x6)
    • CJ Chibhabha 33 (28b 4x4)
    • S Dhaniram 2-0-19-0
10.1

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run

10.2

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, Mulla trying to act smart and get a run out on tha tlbw appeal surrenders a single

10.3

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, no run

10.4

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, on drive to long on

10.5

Rizwan Cheema to Masakadza, 1 run, flicked it to mid wicket

Canada needs to stop this bleeding if they want to have any chances

10.6

Rizwan Cheema to Chibhabha, 1 run, chips it to long on

End of over 11 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 89/1

    • CJ Chibhabha 36 (32b 4x4)
    • H Masakadza 47 (32b 7x4 1x6)
    • Rizwan Cheema 3-0-25-0
11.1

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, FOUR, steps out and lifts him for a boundary to mid wicket

Balaji Rao warming up

11.2

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, no run

11.3

Dhaniram to Chibhabha, OUT, skied it Dhaniram mad a loud early call and takes it nicely

CJ Chibhabha c & b Dhaniram 40 (38m 35b 5x4 0x6) SR: 114.28

11.4

Dhaniram to Masakadza, no run

11.5

Dhaniram to Masakadza, 1 run, works it to long on

11.6

Dhaniram to Taibu, no run, ripper, spins it right past him

Rao into the attack

End of over 12 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 94/2

    • T Taibu 0 (1b)
    • H Masakadza 48 (34b 7x4 1x6)
    • S Dhaniram 3-0-24-1
12.1

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 2 runs, good fielding at the boundary,saved a double

12.2

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 2 runs, direct hit gives away another double

12.3

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, no run, beaten in flight and spin

12.4

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 1 run, cuts it over point for a single

12.5

Balaji Rao to Taibu, 1 run

12.6

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 1 run, opens the face to point

End of over 13 (7 runs) Zimbabwe 101/2

    • H Masakadza 54 (39b 7x4 1x6)
    • T Taibu 1 (2b)
    • WD Balaji Rao 1-0-7-0
13.1

Dhaniram to Masakadza, 2 leg byes

13.2

Dhaniram to Masakadza, 1 run

13.3

Dhaniram to Taibu, no run

13.4

Dhaniram to Taibu, 1 run

13.5

Dhaniram to Masakadza, 1 run

13.6

Dhaniram to Taibu, no run

End of over 14 (5 runs) Zimbabwe 106/2

    • T Taibu 2 (5b)
    • H Masakadza 56 (42b 7x4 1x6)
    • S Dhaniram 4-0-27-1
14.1

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, FOUR

14.2

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, no run

14.3

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 1 run

14.4

Balaji Rao to Taibu, 1 run, cut away to point

14.5

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, no run, brilliant bowling

14.6

Balaji Rao to Masakadza, 2 runs, over throws again

End of over 15 (8 runs) Zimbabwe 114/2

    • H Masakadza 63 (47b 8x4 1x6)
    • T Taibu 3 (6b)
    • WD Balaji Rao 2-0-15-0
15.1

Samad to Taibu, (no ball) 1 run

15.1

Samad to Masakadza, 2 runs

15.2

Samad to Masakadza, no run

15.3

Samad to Masakadza, SIX

15.4

Samad to Masakadza, 2 runs

15.5

Samad to Masakadza, SIX, lofts him over long on, huge blow

15.6

Samad to Masakadza, 1 wide, OUT, gone trying to sweep one down the leg

H Masakadza st †Mulla b Samad 79 (52m 52b 8x4 3x6) SR: 151.92

15.6

Samad to Matsikenyeri, 1 run

End of over 16 (20 runs) Zimbabwe 134/3

    • S Matsikenyeri 1 (1b)
    • T Taibu 4 (7b)
    • AM Samad 1-0-20-1
16.1

Balaji Rao to Matsikenyeri, no run

16.2

Balaji Rao to Matsikenyeri, 1 run

16.3

Balaji Rao to Taibu, 1 run

16.4

Balaji Rao to Matsikenyeri, FOUR

16.5

Balaji Rao to Matsikenyeri, no run

16.6

Balaji Rao to Matsikenyeri, OUT

S Matsikenyeri lbw b Balaji Rao 6 (4m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

End of over 17 (6 runs) Zimbabwe 140/4

    • T Taibu 5 (8b)
    • WD Balaji Rao 3-0-21-1
17.1

Samad to Taibu, 1 run

17.2

Samad to Chigumbura, SIX

17.3

Samad to Chigumbura, FOUR

17.4

Samad to Chigumbura, FOUR

17.5

Samad to Chigumbura, 1 run

17.6

Samad to Taibu, no run

End of over 18 (16 runs) Zimbabwe 156/4

    • T Taibu 6 (10b)
    • E Chigumbura 15 (4b 2x4 1x6)
    • AM Samad 2-0-36-1
18.1

Balaji Rao to Chigumbura, no run

18.2

Balaji Rao to Chigumbura, no run

18.3

Balaji Rao to Chigumbura, SIX

18.4

Balaji Rao to Chigumbura, FOUR

18.5

Balaji Rao to Chigumbura, OUT

E Chigumbura c & b Balaji Rao 25 (8m 10b 3x4 2x6) SR: 250.00

18.6

Balaji Rao to Taibu, 2 runs

End of over 19 (12 runs) Zimbabwe 168/5

    • T Taibu 8 (11b)
    • KM Dabengwa 0 (0b)
    • WD Balaji Rao 4-0-33-2
19.1

Bhatti to Dabengwa, no run

19.2

Bhatti to Dabengwa, FOUR

19.3

Bhatti to Dabengwa, no run

19.4

Bhatti to Dabengwa, FOUR

19.5

Bhatti to Dabengwa, SIX

19.6

Bhatti to Dabengwa, 2 runs

Match State: Innings Break Big total for Canada, Cheema will be the key if they want to get this third place Mulla to take strike

End of over 20 (16 runs) Zimbabwe 184/5

    • KM Dabengwa 16 (6b 2x4 1x6)
    • T Taibu 8 (11b)
    • U Bhatti 4-0-26-0
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