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    9.4 flat one on the leg stump, bowled a bit faster, Matsikenyeri moves forward and tries to hit it across the line, misses and ball hits the middle stump 40/2
    3.4 fuller length ball on the off stump, swinging in, Taylor moves forward and tries to drive through the line, beaten by sheer pace and the movement, finds the gap between bat and pad and ball knocks the middle stump 17/1
    9.6 flat in trajectory, length ball on the middle stump, went straight on, Chibhabha moves forward and tries to defend, wrapped on the pads and caught in front of the stumps 41/3
    14.3 fuller length ball outside off stump, swinging away, Masakadza moves forward and tries to drive, goes hard at it and gets the outside edge straight to Hasan at wide 1st slip 48/4
    46.3 tossed up on the leg stump, Williams charges down the track and tries to clear the fence, lofts it high in the air to deep square leg, substitute Farhad runs in and takes a good catch 182/7
    36.6 short ball on the leg stump, down the leg stump, Chigumbura moves back and caught in two minds to play or not, decides to play at it but too late to the stroke, ball brushes the glove on the way to Mashud 123/5
    46.1 flighted ball outside off stump, turning in, Dabengwa goes down on one knee and tries to sweep, misses it completely and ball knocks the off stump 181/6
    not out
    47.1 pitched up on the off stump, Utseya tries to loft straight but ends up slicing it away high in the air, straight to long-off and an easy catch taken 185/8
    47.5 good length ball on the off stump, Mpofu moves forward and tries to hit across the line, misses and bal disturbs the stumps 188/9
    48.6 fraction short on the stumps, went straight on, batsman tries to work it away onside, misses and ball strikes the pads, caught plumb in front, Razzak picks his 1st 5-wicket haul 194/10
    17 (lb 2, nb 5, w 10)
    194 all out (49 Overs, RR: 3.95)
    Fall of wickets: 1-17 (BRM Taylor, 3.4 ov), 2-40 (S Matsikenyeri, 9.4 ov), 3-41 (CJ Chibhabha, 9.6 ov), 4-48 (H Masakadza, 14.3 ov), 5-123 (E Chigumbura, 36.6 ov), 6-181 (KM Dabengwa, 46.1 ov), 7-182 (SC Williams, 46.3 ov), 8-185 (P Utseya, 47.1 ov), 9-188 (CB Mpofu, 47.5 ov), 10-194 (EC Rainsford, 48.6 ov)
    Mashrafe Mortaza9.013433.77372121
    Shahadat Hossain10.014224.20412044
    Abdur Razzak10.023353.30422030
    Mohammad Rafique10.004304.30334010
    Shakib Al Hasan10.004004.00281000

Match Details


Zimbabwe , elected to field first

Series result

Bangladesh led the 5-match series 3-0

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Hours of play (local time)

13.30 start, First Session 13.30-17.00 Interval 17.00-17.45, Second Session 17.45-21.15

Match days

5 December 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)

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