0.1

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run

0.2

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run

0.3

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, 5 wides

0.3

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, pushed towards point for a single

chibhabha to face

0.4

Chinouya to Chibhabha, no run, back of a length, outside the off stump left alone

0.5

Chinouya to Chibhabha, 1 wide, fires it down the leg side and its a wide

0.5

Chinouya to Chibhabha, no run, defends on the back foot towards cover

0.6

Chinouya to Chibhabha, 1 wide, down the leg side once again, wide ball called

0.6

Chinouya to Chibhabha, no run, nudges to the leg side to end the over

Muzhange to open from the other end, raza to face

End of over 1 (8 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 8/0
CJ Chibhabha    0* (3b)      MT Chinouya    1-0-8-0
Sikandar Raza    1* (3b)     

1.1

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs, short, angled down the leg side, raza whips it to the leg side for a couple

1.2

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, short and wide, outside the off stump, Raza gets back and across as he cuts it to third man

1.3

Muzhange to Chibhabha, 1 wide, short and too wide outside the off stump, left alone

1.3

Muzhange to Chibhabha, 2 runs, short and wide, outside off channel, Chibhabha unfurls an upper cut over point for two

1.4

Muzhange to Chibhabha, 2 runs, pushes off the front foot, through the covers for a double

1.5

Muzhange to Chibhabha, 2 runs, thick outside edge through the cordon for a couple

1.6

Muzhange to Chibhabha, SIX, crack ! short, angled down the stump, Chibhabha gets back and pulls it over deep mid wicket boundary for maximum.16 runs off that over

End of over 2 (16 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 24/0
CJ Chibhabha    12* (7b 1x6)      R Muzhange    1-0-16-0
Sikandar Raza    4* (5b)      MT Chinouya    1-0-8-0

2.1

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run

2.2

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, SIX, take that! a touch full, anglled down the leg side, raza gets under it and smashes it over cow corner boundary. lovely connection

2.3

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run, piushed to the off side off the front foot

2.4

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run, solidly defends towardsa cover

2.5

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run, short and wide, outside off, raza gets back and across, drives to waller at cover

2.6

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, no run

Madziva replaces Muzhange

End of over 3 (6 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 30/0
Sikandar Raza    10* (11b 1x6)      MT Chinouya    2-0-14-0
CJ Chibhabha    12* (7b 1x6)      R Muzhange    1-0-16-0

3.1

Madziva to Chibhabha, 1 run, lovely start, tight on off, no much room for Chibhabha but mananges to niggle it to third man

3.2

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, SIX, third six of the innings, full outside the off stump, Raza doesn't waste such opportunities, smashes it over the covers for six

3.3

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, no run, lets it go off the fronmt foot

3.4

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, tickles it off the back foot to third man, takes one

3.5

Madziva to Chibhabha, no run, well directed short ball, Chibhabha guides it to point

3.6

Madziva to Chibhabha, FOUR, shot! short and wide, Chibahbah slams it through point and cover for four. Superb shot that

Here is Nkala

End of over 4 (12 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 42/0
CJ Chibhabha    17* (10b 1x4 1x6)      N Madziva    1-0-12-0
Sikandar Raza    17* (14b 2x6)      MT Chinouya    2-0-14-0

4.1

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, pushes to the legg side for a single

4.2

Nkala to Chibhabha, no run, defends on the front foot back to the bowler

4.3

Nkala to Chibhabha, 3 wides

4.3

Nkala to Chibhabha, 2 runs, bowled full, on middle and leg, Chibhabha gave himself some room, works it to fine leg for two

4.4

Nkala to Chibhabha, 1 run, punches it away to long off

4.5

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs, gets forward and pushes towards deep mid wicket for two, that brings up Eagles 50

4.6

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, no run

On comes Mugava

End of over 5 (9 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 51/0
Sikandar Raza    20* (17b 2x6)      ML Nkala    1-0-9-0
CJ Chibhabha    20* (13b 1x4 1x6)      N Madziva    1-0-12-0

5.1

Mugava to Chibhabha, no run, stands tall and defends

5.2

Mugava to Chibhabha, no run

5.3

Mugava to Chibhabha, 1 bye, misses the slog sweep and they get a bye

5.4

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, no run, pushes it to mid wicket off the fronmt foot

5.5

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, a single taken, pushes to kid wicket and dashes off

5.6

Mugava to Chibhabha, 2 runs, guides it down to third man fortwo, good over from madziva, 4 runs off it

Done with the Powerplay, 55 runs off the 6 overs, here is Muzhange

End of over 6 (4 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 55/0
CJ Chibhabha    22* (17b 1x4 1x6)      SM Mugava    1-0-3-0
Sikandar Raza    21* (19b 2x6)      ML Nkala    1-0-9-0

6.1

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, no run

6.2

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, (no ball) 2 runs

6.2

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, pushes through the covers for a single

6.3

Muzhange to Chibhabha, no run, defnds solidly towards the bowler

6.4

Muzhange to Chibhabha, OUT, gone! as simple as you like, short of a lengtth, out side off, Chibhabha gave him self some room, gets in a position to cut but ends up spooning it to Mugava at cover

CJ Chibhabha c Mugava b Muzhange 22 (32m 19b 1x4 1x6) SR: 115.78

6.5

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, 1 wide

6.5

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, no run

6.6

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, no run

Zhuwao to face

End of over 7 (5 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 60/1
Sikandar Raza    24* (24b 2x6)      R Muzhange    2-0-21-1
C Zhuwao    0* (0b)      SM Mugava    1-0-3-0

7.1

Mugava to Zhuwao, 1 run, pushed on the front foot to long on for a single, Zhuwao off the mark

7.2

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, no run, punches to cover

7.3

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs, stretches a long way forward, swipes it towards deep square leg, gets two

7.4

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs

7.5

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, no run, drives to the leg siude, Zhuwao yells ' noooo'

7.6

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, conncts the swwep shot with the bottom edge to short fine leg, takes one

Nkala is back

End of over 8 (6 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 66/1
Sikandar Raza    29* (29b 2x6)      SM Mugava    2-0-9-0
C Zhuwao    1* (1b)      R Muzhange    2-0-21-1

8.1

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, no run, defends on the front foot

8.2

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, SIX, catch it if you can!, gets under a lovely delivery which was pitched on m iddle and off, smashed it over long on for maximum

8.3

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs

8.4

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, glides it off the front foot towards third man

8.5

Nkala to Zhuwao, 1 run, shortish delivery, outside off, Zhuwao throws his bat on it, chops it over the covers, Zhuwao wants the second run but is sent back

8.6

Nkala to Sikandar Raza, 1 leg bye

End of over 9 (11 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 77/1
Sikandar Raza    38* (34b 3x6)      ML Nkala    2-0-19-0
C Zhuwao    2* (2b)      SM Mugava    2-0-9-0

9.1

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, works the first ball towards short third man, gets one

9.2

Waller to Zhuwao, 1 run, gets deep into his crease, drives it throuygh the covers for a single

9.3

Waller to Sikandar Raza, no run, works it to the elg side for no run

9.4

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, mows it off the front foot towards sweeper, gets one

9.5

Waller to Zhuwao, SIX, bang! there goes mayor, no much room offered, Zhuwao clears his front leg and tonks it way over long on. some massive power there

9.6

Waller to Zhuwao, no run

End of over 10 (9 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 86/1
C Zhuwao    9* (5b 1x6)      MN Waller    1-0-9-0
Sikandar Raza    40* (37b 3x6)      ML Nkala    2-0-19-0

10.1

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

10.2

Madziva to Zhuwao, OUT

C Zhuwao b Madziva 9 (15m 6b 0x4 1x6) SR: 150.00

In comes the skipper

10.3

Madziva to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, pushes the first ball to thje leg side to get a single, off the mark straight away

10.4

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, no run, goes forward for the drive, misses and Taylor collects

10.5

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, no run

10.6

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs, thick out side edge towardsa third man gets raza to 43

End of over 11 (4 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 90/2
Sikandar Raza    43* (41b 3x6)      N Madziva    2-0-16-1
S Matsikenyeri    1* (1b)      MN Waller    1-0-9-0

11.1

Waller to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, gets into his crease and pats it to the leg side for one

11.2

Waller to Sikandar Raza, FOUR

11.3

Waller to Sikandar Raza, no run, pushes to the leg side

11.4

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 2 runs, flicks off the pads for a couple, moves to 49

11.5

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, that's hios fifty off 45 balls, leans forward and sweep it towards fin eleg gets one

11.6

Waller to Matsikenyeri, no run, defends on the front foot

End of over 12 (8 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 98/2
S Matsikenyeri    2* (3b)      MN Waller    2-0-17-0
Sikandar Raza    50* (45b 1x4 3x6)      N Madziva    2-0-16-1

12.1

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 wide, too wide outdside the off stump, Raza lets it go

12.1

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, full, outside off, Raza drives with toe of his bat, gets one

12.2

Madziva to Matsikenyeri, no run, spanks it to the leg side

12.3

Madziva to Matsikenyeri, 1 run, works it through the gap on the log side for one

12.4

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 run, 1;another single off the leg side

12.5

Madziva to Matsikenyeri, 2 runs, gets back into his crease, creams this towards deep square leg gets two

12.6

Madziva to Matsikenyeri, OUT, third one bits the dust! back of a length, out side off, Matsikanyere gave himself some room to polay through the covers but end up futhering it to Taylor

S Matsikenyeri c †Taylor b Madziva 5 (10m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

End of over 13 (6 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 104/3
     N Madziva    3-0-22-2
Sikandar Raza    52* (47b 1x4 3x6)      MN Waller    2-0-17-0

13.1

Waller to Sikandar Raza, FOUR

13.2

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

13.3

Waller to Mutizwa, no run

13.4

Waller to Mutizwa, 1 run

13.5

Waller to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

13.6

Waller to Mutizwa, 1 run

End of over 14 (8 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 112/3
F Mutizwa    2* (3b)      MN Waller    3-0-25-0
Sikandar Raza    58* (50b 2x4 3x6)      N Madziva    3-0-22-2

14.1

Madziva to Mutizwa, no run, defends on the back foot to the leg side

14.2

Madziva to Mutizwa, 2 runs, yorker gone awry, ends up a ful;l toss angled downm the leg side, pushed away for two

14.3

Madziva to Mutizwa, 1 run, drives off the front foot through the covers

14.4

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

14.5

Madziva to Mutizwa, 1 wide, again a wide, madziva is looking fo a yorker, misses the spot and it goes down the leg side

14.5

Madziva to Mutizwa, 1 run

14.6

Madziva to Sikandar Raza, no run

End of over 15 (6 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 118/3
Sikandar Raza    59* (52b 2x4 3x6)      N Madziva    4-0-28-2
F Mutizwa    6* (7b)      MN Waller    3-0-25-0

15.1

Mugava to Mutizwa, no run

15.2

Mugava to Mutizwa, SIX, tossed up, lands on middle and leg, Mutizwa gets under it and smacks it over Waller at deep mid wicket for maximum

15.3

Mugava to Mutizwa, 1 run

15.4

Mugava to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

15.5

Mugava to Mutizwa, no run, chops it back tpo the off side

15.6

Mugava to Mutizwa, OUT, caught at long-on! flighted on middle stump line, Mutizwa clears his front leg, connects it but not futher that Mickleburgh at long-on

F Mutizwa c Mickleburgh b Mugava 13 (10m 12b 0x4 1x6) SR: 108.33

End of over 16 (8 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 126/4
     SM Mugava    4-0-17-1
Sikandar Raza    60* (53b 2x4 3x6)      N Madziva    4-0-28-2

16.1

Muzhange to Chigumbura, no run

16.2

Muzhange to Chigumbura, no run

16.3

Muzhange to Chigumbura, 1 leg bye

16.4

Muzhange to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

16.5

Muzhange to Chigumbura, no run

16.6

Muzhange to Chigumbura, 1 run

End of over 17 (3 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 129/4
E Chigumbura    1* (5b)      R Muzhange    3-0-23-1
Sikandar Raza    61* (54b 2x4 3x6)      SM Mugava    4-0-17-1

17.1

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 1 run

17.2

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, 1 run

17.3

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 1 run

17.4

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, 1 wide

17.4

Chinouya to Sikandar Raza, OUT, gone, caught at long-off, pithced well shot, Raza came charging don the track, scoops it towardsa Sibanda who was lurking at long-off, takes a simple catch after running in from the boundary

Sikandar Raza c Sibanda b Chinouya 62 (77m 56b 2x4 3x6) SR: 110.71

17.5

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 1 run

17.6

Chinouya to Waller, 1 wide

17.6

Chinouya to Waller, 1 run

End of over 18 (7 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 136/5
NR Waller    1* (1b)      MT Chinouya    3-0-21-1
E Chigumbura    4* (8b)      R Muzhange    3-0-23-1

18.1

Muzhange to Waller, no run

18.2

Muzhange to Waller, 1 run

18.3

Muzhange to Chigumbura, 2 runs, works to the leg side for a double

18.4

Muzhange to Chigumbura, 1 wide, fires it down the leg side, it's a wide

18.4

Muzhange to Chigumbura, 1 run, too straight, Chigumbura wiorksd off his front padf to the leg side for a single

18.5

Muzhange to Waller, 2 runs

18.6

Muzhange to Waller, 2 runs, skies it towards Waller at long-off who drops a sitter, they came basck for two

End of over 19 (9 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 145/5
NR Waller    6* (5b)      R Muzhange    4-0-32-1
E Chigumbura    7* (10b)      MT Chinouya    3-0-21-1

19.1

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 1 run

19.2

Chinouya to Waller, OUT

NR Waller c Sibanda b Chinouya 6 (8m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

19.3

Chinouya to Chigumbura, no run

19.4

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 2 runs, powers it the leg side for a couple

19.5

Chinouya to Chigumbura, 1 leg bye, thuds off the pad to the leg side, jogs across for a leg bye

19.6

Chinouya to Mutombodzi, no run, misses the last ball by a mile as he swings his bat but the ball was way outside the off stump

Match State: Innings Break Eagles gets to 149/6 off their 20 overs, thanks to a superb knock of 62 off 56 balls by Raza, Chibhabha chipped in with a brilliant 19 ball 22. M Chinouya and N Madziva had two wickets each. Join me in 10 minutes time for the Rhinos chase

End of over 20 (4 runs) Mashonaland Eagles 149/6
CT Mutombodzi    0* (1b)      MT Chinouya    4-0-24-2
E Chigumbura    10* (14b)      R Muzhange    4-0-32-1
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