Zimbabwe Twenty20 Triangular Series - 5th match

Bangladesh XI v South Africa XI

Bangladesh XI won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

1.1

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, 2 runs, Mortaza shares the new ball with a width ball outside off, chops to third man, fumble gives them the couple

1.2

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, no run, firmly punched off the backfoot, cover point cuts it off

1.3

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, FOUR, shuffles down the pitch, drives cleanly down the ground, good timing

1.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, 1 run, well forward on the leg side, nudges wide of mid-on for the quick run

1.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, 1 run, down the pitch again, this is flicked off the legs to the deep backwward square leg

South Africa XI 13/0   F du Plessis 8* (5b 1x4)

2.1

Abdur Razzak to du Plessis, 1 run, leg stump line, turned off the hips wide of fine leg, good fielding keeps them to one

2.4

Abdur Razzak to du Plessis, no run, arm ball, back to cut, no turn, beaten, great delivery

2.5

Abdur Razzak to du Plessis, no run, all defensive and pushes down the pitch to the bowler

2.6

Abdur Razzak to du Plessis, no run, another good ball, no width, no length to work with, so he gently pats that back up the pitch

South Africa XI 19/0   F du Plessis 9* (9b 1x4)

3.4

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, 2 runs, gets well forward, opens the blade and strokes that past cover point who chases to the rope

3.5

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, no run, makes room to the off, ball sits up from the slow track, nudges down the pitch

3.6

Mashrafe Mortaza to du Plessis, no run, down the pitch, rash shot, almost a hoik as he swings hard at that, beats the outside edge

South Africa XI 24/0   F du Plessis 11* (12b 1x4)

4.3

Elias Sunny to du Plessis, 2 runs, goes aerial and leg side, almost likes a golf wedge shot, hauled in short of the rope

4.4

Elias Sunny to du Plessis, OUT, slower ball, and is swung away to the on side, gets it high on the bat and a very good catch by Rahman, back pedaling and then diving behind him to get two hands on it

F du Plessis c Ziaur Rahman b Elias Sunny 13 (17m 14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 92.85

South Africa XI 29/1   F du Plessis 13 (14b 1x4)
Tournament Results
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 24, 2012
Zim XI won by 9 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 23, 2012
SAf XI won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Bdesh XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 22, 2012
Bdesh XI won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Zim XI v Bdesh XI at Harare - Jun 21, 2012
Bdesh XI won by 6 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 20, 2012
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Photos

Jun 22, 2012

Mashrafe Mortaza and Ziaur Rahman celebrate victory off the penultimate ball, Bangladesh v South Africa, T20 tri-series, Harare, June 22, 2012

Mashrafe Mortaza and Ziaur Rahman celebrate victory off the penultimate ball

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Jun 22, 2012

Chris Morris finished with 2.5-0-23-1 in his first game, Bangladesh v South Africa, T20 tri-series, Harare, June 22, 2012

Chris Morris finished with 2.5-0-23-1 in his first game for South Africa

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