• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    15.1 gone! back of a length outside the off stump, Masakadza goes for the cut shot, mistimes it and gets a top edge straight to Stirling at second slip 55/1
    b Young
    52
    68
    137
    7
    1
    76.47
    c Poynter b Mooney
    4
    19
    24
    1
    0
    21.05
    20.4 bowled him! Sibanda goes goes for a golden duck, Mooney landed it on off stump line, Sibanda steps forward and does gets anywhere close to the pitch of the ball and ball snicks through the gate to uproot the off stump 60/3
    70.3 and finally they broke the 5th wicket partnership, flighted from round the wicket, nips back into the right hander who gets forward looking for a drive but ended up driving it in the air straight back to the bowler who takes the catch 290/5
    102.3 and finally Waller falls, Young sends in a bumper, aiming for Waller's head who gets off the way as he goes for the pull shot, tickles it through to the keeper who takes the catch comfortably 392/10
    82.4 GONE!; Mamhiyo gets a thick edge through to the keeper trying to work this to the off side 330/6
    92.1 GONE ; good length, a touch fuller outside the off stump, Garwe lunges forward for a defence poke, gets a thick outside edge through to the keeper who takes it inches off the ground to his left 361/7
    95.1 caught by the bowler, Mooney fires in a short ball, angling towards the leg stump, M'shangwe is too early in to his flick/pull shot, gets a top edge that goes straight back to the bowler 374/8
    97.2 Mooney strikes again, his forth this innings, fires it short and very wide outside the off stump, Vitori fishes at it and gets a faint top edge straight to the keeper 376/9
    not out
    3
    20
    26
    0
    0
    15.00
    Extras
    11 (lb 4, nb 3, w 4)
    TOTAL
    392 all out (102.3 Overs, RR: 3.82, 459 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-55 (H Masakadza, 15.1 ov), 2-60 (R Kaia, 20.3 ov), 3-60 (V Sibanda, 20.4 ov), 4-92 (PJ Moor, 28.1 ov), 5-290 (RW Chakabva, 70.3 ov), 6-330 (GAT Mamhiyo, 82.4 ov), 7-361 (TN Garwe, 92.1 ov), 8-374 (N M'shangwe, 95.1 ov), 9-376 (BV Vitori, 97.2 ov), 10-392 (MN Waller, 102.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CA Young22.3210744.7530
    JF Mooney2137443.5210
    SR Thompson1233202.6603
    GH Dockrell2027803.9000
    KJ O'Brien1454613.2800
    AR McBrine1124113.7200
    PR Stirling201005.0000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    8 Garwe strikes, short and wide, enough width for Stirling to pounce on, he gets back and across cuts this straight to Waller at gully who takes it just over his head 31/1
    50.5 short and wide, pulls it to the leg side only to dish a simple catch at mid wicket for Mamhiyo 212/4
    lbw b M'shangwe
    44
    58
    98
    6
    0
    75.86
    50 caught at slip, bowls it full and flat, nipping away from the batsman who swipes at it and gets a thick outside edge which flew to the left of Sibanda at slip 212/3
    74.2 whoa, Vusi strikes, flighted the off spin, Wilson gets to it with the intent to defend, gets a tiny edge into Chakabva's gloves. Falls with three short of his half ton 292/6
    55 gone!, after a short ball, Vitori fires in a full ball, just outside the off stump, Thompson's feet gets nowhere as the ball brushes the outside edge of his bat through to Masakadza at second slip 222/5
    82.3 gone!, a touch fuller, on fourth stump line, O'Brien slants towards it for the poke to the off side, gets a touch off the outside edge straight to Chakabva who takes a waist height catch 303/7
    95.4 Garwe takes his fourth ,what a catch! Mooney comes down the wicket, mistimes the chip over mid off, Kaia at mid off back peddles for a lengthy distance and plucks this one as he tumbles and falls on his back 353/10
    89.2 bowled him, short and wide, Dockrell sees a chance to get off the mark with a cut shot, gets a thick inside edge onto his stumps, Garwe strikes 312/8
    93.2 Garwe takes his third wicket , bowls it full, on the leg stump line, going down the leg side, Mcbrine is into the flick shot too early gets the leading edge which skies toward mid wicket who collects it comfortably 332/9
    not out
    7
    7
    12
    1
    0
    100.00
    Extras
    14 (b 10, lb 2, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    353 all out (95.4 Overs, RR: 3.68, 413 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-31 (PR Stirling, 7.6 ov), 2-132 (A Balbirnie, 30.5 ov), 3-212 (NJ O'Brien, 49.6 ov), 4-212 (SW Poynter, 50.5 ov), 5-222 (SR Thompson, 54.6 ov), 6-292 (GC Wilson, 74.2 ov), 7-303 (KJ O'Brien, 82.3 ov), 8-312 (GH Dockrell, 89.2 ov), 9-332 (AR McBrine, 93.2 ov), 10-353 (JF Mooney, 95.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    BV Vitori2096333.1501
    TN Garwe19.456143.1000
    TI Mupunga1636804.2500
    N M'shangwe2238213.7201
    MN Waller803804.7500
    GAT Mamhiyo722012.8500
    V Sibanda30913.0000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    6.2 bowled 'im, fires it in fuller, on middle and off stump line, jags back and stays very low, Masakadza gets forward but is undone by the pace and swing and his stumps are rattled 40/1
    8 caught in the deep , the short ball has worked this time, Mooney bangs it very short, Moor rocks back for the pull shot and is not in control of the short, deep mid wicket charges in to take a low catch 57/2
    13 and he's done by the low bounce bowls it fuller, on middle and off, straightens and stays very low, Sibanda moves forward to drive and is completely beaten as the ball crushes his sticks 74/3
    run out (†O'Brien)
    101
    133
    197
    8
    1
    75.93
    65.2 fuller now, on leg stump channel, Waller gets into his shot too early ends up spooning a catch to point, a great knock comes to an end 298/6
    c Thompson b Dockrell
    7
    13
    11
    1
    0
    53.84
    not out
    18
    32
    27
    2
    0
    56.25
    not out
    29
    18
    19
    3
    1
    161.11
    Extras
    14 (b 6, lb 4, nb 1, w 3)
    TOTAL
    346/6d (71 Overs, RR: 4.87, 279 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-40 (H Masakadza, 6.2 ov), 2-57 (PJ Moor, 7.6 ov), 3-74 (V Sibanda, 12.6 ov), 4-273 (RW Chakabva, 57.5 ov), 5-293 (GAT Mamhiyo, 61.3 ov), 6-298 (MN Waller, 65.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CA Young1014904.9010
    JF Mooney1006616.6020
    KJ O'Brien1033423.4000
    SR Thompson913103.4401
    GH Dockrell1607524.6800
    AR McBrine1618105.0600
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    4.4 back to the fuller one, this time it has a reward, Poynter stretches forward for the drive, mistimes, gets a thick outside edge just wide of of diving keeper who pouches it cleanly 13/1
    27 got him, demons in the pitch are starting to show, Vitori lands it a touch full, on middle stump line, O'Brien comes forward to defend, it stays low as he moves towards it, gets struck on the front pad, Chirombe lifts his index finger 86/3
    16.1 ; lengthy on off stump line, jags back into the right hander who is forward to defends, sneaks in between bat and pad onto the middle stump 51/2
    34.3 short, pitched on off stump line, jags back, Wilson goes for the upper cut, mistimes and finds a faint edge to Chakabva 109/4
    b M'shangwe
    25
    70
    80
    3
    0
    35.71
    not out
    56
    138
    196
    9
    0
    40.57
    not out
    65
    106
    148
    11
    0
    61.32
    Extras
    37 (b 18, lb 9, nb 5, w 5)
    TOTAL
    271/5 (81.5 Overs, RR: 3.31, 354 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-13 (SW Poynter, 4.4 ov), 2-51 (A Balbirnie, 16.1 ov), 3-86 (NJ O'Brien, 26.6 ov), 4-109 (GC Wilson, 34.3 ov), 5-141 (SR Thompson, 45.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    BV Vitori1625123.1802
    TN Garwe1132502.2701
    TI Mupunga13.525223.7512
    N M'shangwe2666212.3800
    MN Waller201105.5000
    V Sibanda713004.2800
    GAT Mamhiyo411203.0000
    R Kaia21100.5000

Close of Play

  • Sat, 17 Oct - day 1 - Zimbabwe A 1st innings 352/6 (MN Waller 119*, TN Garwe 13*, 90 ov)
  • Sun, 18 Oct - day 2 - Ireland 1st innings 292/6 (KJ O'Brien 22*, 74.2 ov)
  • Mon, 19 Oct - day 3 - Zimbabwe A 2nd innings 320/6 (R Kaia 13*, TN Garwe 8*, 67 ov)
  • Tue, 20 Oct - day 4 - Ireland 2nd innings 271/5 (81.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Ireland 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st13NJ O'BrienSW Poynter
2nd38NJ O'BrienA Balbirnie
3rd35NJ O'BrienGC Wilson
4th23GC WilsonSR Thompson
5th32KJ O'BrienSR Thompson
6th130JF MooneyKJ O'Brien