Close of Play

  • Sat, 09 Oct - day 1 - Zimbabwe Cricket Union President's XI 1st innings 25/1 (TR Gripper 7*, MA Vermeulen 9*, 11 ov)
  • Sun, 10 Oct - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 158/2 (SR Waugh 99*, ME Waugh 54*, 36 ov)
  • Mon, 11 Oct - day 3 - Zimbabwe Cricket Union President's XI 2nd innings 176 (54.5 ov) - end of match
  • Easy win for Australians in warm-up

    The Australians completed a convincing 244-run victory over the ZCU President's XI at Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, after tea on the third day

  • Zimbabwe President's XI v Australians, day 1

    Justin Langer, after struggling for runs in Sri Lanka, welcomed the opportunity to get some batting practice in less testing conditions in Bulawayo, scoring a fine 148 to dominate the Australians' total of 335 for seven wickets declared against the