ICC Cricket World Cup, 41st Match, Group A: Kenya v Zimbabwe at Kolkata, Mar 20, 2011
ICC Cricket World Cup - 41st match, Group A
Zimbabwe won by 161 runs
Played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata (neutral venue)
20 March 2011 (50-over match)
9.5

Otieno to Sibanda, no run, left alone outside the off stump

9.6

Otieno to Sibanda, no run, tails on from a length outside off, he leaves again

Zimbabwe 36/2   V Sibanda 0* (2b)
11.1

Ongondo to Sibanda, FOUR, and is right away dispatched through extra cover, very full outside off, got to the pitch, leaned in to the drive, and got it in the gap, then the outfield took over

11.2

Ongondo to Sibanda, 1 leg bye, they pinch a single as this one rolls away off the pads in front of midwicket

11.5

Ongondo to Sibanda, no run, pushes forward in resolute defence

11.6

Ongondo to Sibanda, no run, gets back this time to push a length ball to the bowler

Zimbabwe 42/2   V Sibanda 4* (6b 1x4)
12.3

Odhiambo to Sibanda, 3 runs, shuffles and neatly works this one with the angle past midwicket, got lot of wood on that one, just pulled back inside the ropes

Zimbabwe 46/2   V Sibanda 7* (7b 1x4)
13.1

Ongondo to Sibanda, no run, walks down the track, and defends a length ball on the leg side

13.2

Ongondo to Sibanda, 1 run, turned off the pads in front of square leg, Mishra runs forward from the deep midwicket boundary to field

13.5

Ongondo to Sibanda, 1 wide, this pitch is playing its tricks, this one didn't get up at all, fortunately for the batsman it was down the leg side, David Obuya had to do some work to stop it

13.5

Ongondo to Sibanda, no run, again he walks down the track defend this one

13.6

Ongondo to Sibanda, no run, played out from the crease on the leg side

Zimbabwe 53/2   V Sibanda 8* (11b 1x4)
15.2

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, fired in quicker on off stump, pushed down the track

15.3

Ngoche to Sibanda, 1 run, whipped away with the turn from outside off to deep midwicket

15.6

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, turning in around leg stump, played out towards midwicket

Zimbabwe 62/2   V Sibanda 9* (14b 1x4)
16.2

Odhiambo to Sibanda, no run, good length delivery angling into Sibanda who gets behind the line and defends from the crease

16.3

Odhiambo to Sibanda, 1 run, another ball doesn't get up much, Sibanda defends on the back foot towards the off and calls for a quick single

16.6

Odhiambo to Sibanda, 1 run, short of a length, Sibanda goes back and works the ball off his hips through square leg

Zimbabwe 68/2   V Sibanda 11* (17b 1x4)
17.1

CO Obuya to Sibanda, 1 run, a touch shorter and Sibanda goes back in his crease and pulls to deep square

17.3

CO Obuya to Sibanda, no run, played off the back foot towards point

17.4

CO Obuya to Sibanda, no run, bowled with loop on leg stump, the batsman misses the glance and gets hit on the pad

17.5

CO Obuya to Sibanda, no run, flighted delivery which lands in the blockhole, the batsman digs it out

17.6

CO Obuya to Sibanda, no run, played back to the bowler from the crease

Zimbabwe 70/2   V Sibanda 12* (22b 1x4)
18.3

Ngoche to Sibanda, 2 runs, worked off the pads towards square leg where a fumble allows the run

18.4

Ngoche to Sibanda, 1 run, pushed towards long on for a single

Zimbabwe 74/2   V Sibanda 15* (24b 1x4)
19.4

CO Obuya to Sibanda, no run, Sibanda steps out to take the ball on the full and drives towards Obuya's left. Obuya leaps and fields the ball with one hand.

19.5

CO Obuya to Sibanda, FOUR, strays down leg and Sibanda gets down on one knee and sweeps fine for four

19.6

CO Obuya to Sibanda, 1 run, he steps out to take the ball on the full once again and pulls powerfully to the fielder on the deep midwicket boundary

Zimbabwe 83/2   V Sibanda 20* (27b 2x4)
20.1

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, loud appeal for lbw as Sibanda pushes forward to defend and gets hit on the pad. Umpire Dharmasena says not out and Kenya want a review. Replays indicate it would have missed leg by a long way. Kenya have used both their reviews.

20.2

Ngoche to Sibanda, FOUR, width offered outside off and Sibanda cuts deftly off the back foot. This outfield is so quick the ball speeds to the third-man boundary

20.3

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, Sibanda strides forward and defends on the off side

20.4

Ngoche to Sibanda, 2 runs, dabbed from the crease past the fielder at short fine leg

20.5

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, played off the back foot towards short fine leg

20.6

Ngoche to Sibanda, FOUR, fuller length on middle and leg, flicked firmly off the front foot through midwicket where a mis-field on the boundary allows four. Shoddy work

Zimbabwe 93/2   V Sibanda 30* (33b 4x4)
21.2

CO Obuya to Sibanda, 1 run, the length is a bit short, allowing Sibanda the space to punch off the back foot through cover

21.4

CO Obuya to Sibanda, 1 run, short ball and Sibanda cuts hard off the back foot through point

Zimbabwe 97/2   V Sibanda 32* (35b 4x4)
22.1

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, defended on the off side

22.2

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, defended on the front foot towards midwicket

22.3

Ngoche to Sibanda, 1 run, flicked off the pads towards deep midwicket

22.5

Ngoche to Sibanda, 1 run, flicked off the pads behind square

Zimbabwe 100/2   V Sibanda 34* (39b 4x4)
23.1

Tikolo to Sibanda, 1 run, driven off the front foot towards long off

23.4

Tikolo to Sibanda, 1 run, leg stump once again and Sibanda goes deep into his crease and flicks the ball through square

Zimbabwe 107/2   V Sibanda 36* (41b 4x4)
24.1

Ngoche to Sibanda, FOUR, that's rubbish, a long hop outside leg stump, Sibanda swivels and pulls towards the long-leg boundary

24.2

Ngoche to Sibanda, 2 runs, short again, punched off the back foot through extra cover

24.3

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, defended on the back foot

24.4

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, tossed up on off stump, the batsman moves forward and blocks

24.5

Ngoche to Sibanda, 2 runs, played towards deep midwicket

24.6

Ngoche to Sibanda, no run, defended on the front foot towards the bowler

Zimbabwe 115/2   V Sibanda 44* (47b 5x4)
25.3

Tikolo to Sibanda, no run, Sibanda moves on the front foot and pushes towards the bowler

25.4

Tikolo to Sibanda, 2 runs, Sibanda gets down on one knee and sweeps powerfully towards deep square where Odhiambo slides and saves the boundary

25.5

Tikolo to Sibanda, 1 run, played towards cover for a quick single

Zimbabwe 119/2   V Sibanda 47* (50b 5x4)
26.4

Odhiambo to Sibanda, no run, good length ball outside off, defended solidly off the front foot towards cover

26.5

Odhiambo to Sibanda, no run, short ball and Sibanda tries to pull but gets beaten, that ball didn't rise as much as Sibanda thought it would

26.6

Odhiambo to Sibanda, no run, the slower ball on middle stump, Sibanda moves forward and blocks

Zimbabwe 121/2   V Sibanda 47* (53b 5x4)
27.6

Tikolo to Sibanda, SIX, shot! Sibanda reaches 50 by stepping out, getting to the pitch of the ball and lofting it with a wonderfully straight bat over the long-on boundary

Zimbabwe 136/2   V Sibanda 53* (54b 5x4 1x6)
28.4

Odhiambo to Sibanda, no run, defended on the back foot towards the leg side

28.5

Odhiambo to Sibanda, FOUR, that's poor, with fine leg in the circle. Leg stump line at gentle pace, Sibanda glances the ball fine and helps himself to four easy runs

28.6

Odhiambo to Sibanda, FOUR, edged and that's just wide of the wicketkeeper. Sibanda was looking to cut a short of a length ball and ended up edging it to third man

Zimbabwe 146/2   V Sibanda 61* (57b 7x4 1x6)
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