• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    4.5 Early strike! good length ball on the off stump, straightening this time, Gayle moves forward and tries to drive, misses the line completely and ball knocks the off stump 15/1
    42.6 length ball around the off stump, Morton lofts on the front-foot to long-on, Mupariwa runs across to his right and takes a well-judged catch! 193/4
    30.6 got'm!,good length delivery on the off stump and turning away, Sarwan goes for the cut but is cramped for room, ends up edging it straight to Taylor behind the stumps who takes a neat catch 149/2
    36.2 fraction short outside off stump, Lara tries to run it down to thirdman and gets the nick to Taylor, similar dismissal to Sarwan's and Lara walks off without even waiting for Bowden's decision 164/3
    not out
    51
    44
    2
    2
    115.90
    43.1 Run out! short of length ball, pushed to backward point, Chigumbura fields and throws to Taylor who collects superbly and whips off the bails, Samuels well short of the crease 193/5
    b Mupariwa
    3
    4
    0
    0
    75.00
    not out
    25
    15
    3
    1
    166.66
    Extras
    17 (lb 5, nb 2, w 10)
    TOTAL
    263/6 (50 Overs, RR: 5.26)
    Fall of wickets: 1-15 (CH Gayle, 4.5 ov), 2-149 (RR Sarwan, 30.6 ov), 3-164 (BC Lara, 36.2 ov), 4-193 (RS Morton, 42.6 ov), 5-193 (MN Samuels, 43.1 ov), 6-206 (DR Smith, 44.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    T Mupariwa1024124.10382140
    AJ Ireland705718.14238142
    KO Meth704406.28226110
    HP Rinke403308.25104100
    GM Strydom20904.5061000
    RS Higgins1003923.90281000
    P Utseya1003503.50320010

Match Notes

  • Rain washes out Zimbabwe's hopes

    It was rain which set up the opportunity for Zimbabwe to snatch an improbable victory in the sixth ODI at Trinidad's Queen's Park Oval, but it also ultimately washed out that hope