Sri Lanka tour of Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI: Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 22, 2008
Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 194 balls remaining)
Played at Harare Sports Club
22 November 2008 (50-over match)
  Zimbabwe innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal H Masakadza c †Sangakkara b Maharoof 6 36 25 0 0 24.00
8.2 Zimbabwe are sliding here! that was bowled back of a length on the off stump and swinging away, Masakdza prods at it with absolutely no foot movement, gets a thin edge to Sangakkara who makes no mistake. Three down and Zimbabwe flounder after opting to bat first 22/3
View dismissal V Sibanda c †Sangakkara b Kulasekara 4 9 9 1 0 44.44
1.6 gone!! That was pitched on a good length outside off and swinging away, comes forward and tries to defend it on the off side, gets a thick outside edge and Sangakkara dives to his right to take a good, neat catch. One down! 10/1
View dismissal CJ Chibhabha c Kapugedera b Maharoof 5 15 10 1 0 50.00
6.1 gone! Maharoof strikes! back of a length outside off and angling away, Chibhaha gets on the back foot and tries to run it down to third man, gets a thick outside edge and Kapugedara at second slip takes a regulation chance. 19/2
View dismissal T Taibu b Mendis 12 53 38 0 0 31.57
19.1 gone!! bowled 'im!! that went straight on, bowled with a flatter trajectory on middle stump, Taibu anticipating an off spinner tried to work it away towards square leg, but the ball held its line, missed Taibu's bat, and crashed into middle and off stump. 45/5
View dismissal S Matsikenyeri c Thushara b Maharoof 10 16 13 2 0 76.92
12.4 gone!! poor shot! that was full outside the off stump, Matsikenyeri tried to drive it on the up wide of the bowler, ended up hitting it straight ti a shortish mid-on, where Thushara takes it a little awkwardly, but completes the catch nevertheless. Zimbabwe in trouble here, they are four down now 34/4
View dismissal E Chigumbura lbw b Mendis 3 36 27 0 0 11.11
21.5 gone! that was pitched on a good length on middle stump, held its line, Chigumbura expecting it to spin towards him, tries to drive it back to the bowler, but the ball goes straight on and strikes his back pad, hits him in line with middle stump, and a delayed appeal by Mendis is upheld by Aleem Dar 48/6
View dismissal SC Williams c Maharoof b Mendis 10 48 37 0 0 27.02
30.6 gone!! all over!! that was flighted on the off stump, Williams planted his foot forward and tried to loft that one over mid on, Maharoof remained alert and ran behind to take a well judged catch 67/10
View dismissal P Utseya* c †Sangakkara b Thushara 0 4 3 0 0 0.00
22.6 gone!! We seem to be heading for another early finish here! that was bowled on a good length outside off and leaving the right hander, comes forward to defend but gets a thin outside edge to Sangakkara who takes the easiest of catches 49/7
View dismissal RW Price c Jayawardene b Thushara 3 19 14 0 0 21.42
28.3 gone!! that was pitched on a good length outside off and angling away, Price has a lethargic prod at it, gets the outside edge and Jayawardene at first slip takes a good catch diving forward and to his left. Eight down now! 64/8
View dismissal T Mupariwa c Jayawardene b Mendis 1 6 9 0 0 11.11
30.2 pitches on a good length on the off stump and spinning in, Mupariwa gets on his knees and tries to sweep that fine, deflects off the glove and the ball lobs in the air and over the keeper, Jayawardene at first slip runs a few steps to his left to take an easy catch. Mendis strikes immediately 66/9
CB Mpofu not out 1 1 1 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 1, w 11) 12
  Total (all out; 31 overs) 67 (2.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets MF Maharoof 8 2 26 3 3.25 37 4 0 (2w)
6.1 to Chibhabha, gone! Maharoof strikes! back of a length outside off and angling away, Chibhaha gets on the back foot and tries to run it down to third man, gets a thick outside edge and Kapugedara at second slip takes a regulation chance. 19/2
8.2 to Masakadza, Zimbabwe are sliding here! that was bowled back of a length on the off stump and swinging away, Masakdza prods at it with absolutely no foot movement, gets a thin edge to Sangakkara who makes no mistake. Three down and Zimbabwe flounder after opting to bat first 22/3
12.4 to Matsikenyeri, gone!! poor shot! that was full outside the off stump, Matsikenyeri tried to drive it on the up wide of the bowler, ended up hitting it straight ti a shortish mid-on, where Thushara takes it a little awkwardly, but completes the catch nevertheless. Zimbabwe in trouble here, they are four down now 34/4
View wicket KMDN Kulasekara 7 4 7 1 1.00 39 0 0 (2w)
1.6 to Sibanda, gone!! That was pitched on a good length outside off and swinging away, comes forward and tries to defend it on the off side, gets a thick outside edge and Sangakkara dives to his right to take a good, neat catch. One down! 10/1
View wickets BAW Mendis 6 1 15 4 2.50 25 0 0
19.1 to Taibu, gone!! bowled 'im!! that went straight on, bowled with a flatter trajectory on middle stump, Taibu anticipating an off spinner tried to work it away towards square leg, but the ball held its line, missed Taibu's bat, and crashed into middle and off stump. 45/5
21.5 to Chigumbura, gone! that was pitched on a good length on middle stump, held its line, Chigumbura expecting it to spin towards him, tries to drive it back to the bowler, but the ball goes straight on and strikes his back pad, hits him in line with middle stump, and a delayed appeal by Mendis is upheld by Aleem Dar 48/6
30.2 to Mupariwa, pitches on a good length on the off stump and spinning in, Mupariwa gets on his knees and tries to sweep that fine, deflects off the glove and the ball lobs in the air and over the keeper, Jayawardene at first slip runs a few steps to his left to take an easy catch. Mendis strikes immediately 66/9
30.6 to Williams, gone!! all over!! that was flighted on the off stump, Williams planted his foot forward and tried to loft that one over mid on, Maharoof remained alert and ran behind to take a well judged catch 67/10
View wickets T Thushara 7 0 17 2 2.42 34 0 0 (2w)
22.6 to Utseya, gone!! We seem to be heading for another early finish here! that was bowled on a good length outside off and leaving the right hander, comes forward to defend but gets a thin outside edge to Sangakkara who takes the easiest of catches 49/7
28.3 to Price, gone!! that was pitched on a good length outside off and angling away, Price has a lethargic prod at it, gets the outside edge and Jayawardene at first slip takes a good catch diving forward and to his left. Eight down now! 64/8
  M Muralitharan 3 2 1 0 0.33 17 0 0
  Sri Lanka innings (target: 68 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
WU Tharanga not out 26 71 57 2 0 45.61
View dismissal ML Udawatte c Masakadza b Mupariwa 7 31 24 0 0 29.16
7.4 gone!! full outside off and swinging away just a touch, tempting the batsman to go for a drive, Udawatte tries to do exactly that, gets an outside edge and Masakadza at first slip makes no mistake. 19/1
KC Sangakkara not out 28 38 25 5 0 112.00
Extras (lb 2, w 5) 7
  Total (1 wicket; 17.4 overs; 71 mins) 68 (3.84 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
  CB Mpofu 5.4 0 20 0 3.52 18 4 0
View wicket T Mupariwa 6 1 18 1 3.00 27 0 0 (4w)
7.4 to Udawatte, gone!! full outside off and swinging away just a touch, tempting the batsman to go for a drive, Udawatte tries to do exactly that, gets an outside edge and Masakadza at first slip makes no mistake. 19/1
  E Chigumbura 4 0 24 0 6.00 19 4 0
  P Utseya 2 0 4 0 2.00 9 0 0

Match details


Toss - Zimbabwe, who chose to bat
Series - Sri Lanka led the 5-match series 2-0
Player of the match - BAW Mendis (Sri Lanka)
Umpires - Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and KC Barbour
TV umpire - O Chirombe
Match referee - MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire - TJ Tapfumaneyi

Match Notes


    • Zimbabwe innings
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 - fielding
    • Zimbabwe: 50 runs in 23.3 overs (146 balls), Extras 7
    • Innings Break: Zimbabwe - 67/10 in 30.6 overs (CB Mpofu 1)
    • Sri Lanka innings
    • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 - fielding
    • Sri Lanka: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (91 balls), Extras 7
    • Lunch: Sri Lanka - 52/1 in 16.0 overs (WU Tharanga 20, KC Sangakkara 18)
 
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