Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Day 5

982dTristan Holme

Zimbabwe cricket needs help to overcome hurdles

Change in personnel at the top means there's lot to be optimistic about, but the cricketing fraternity at large needs to steps in to prevent Zimbabwe from going Kenya's way

Day 4

Day 3

984dGaurav Sundararaman

Herath completes the five-for set

Rangana Herath took his first five-wicket haul against Zimbabwe, joining Dale Steyn and Muttiah Muralitharan as bowlers to have taken a five-for against every Test-playing nation

Day 2

986dThe Report by Shashank Kishore

Chari, Ervine fifties lift hosts after SL's 504

An unbroken third-wicket stand of 109 between Brian Chari and Craig Ervine led Zimbabwe's recovery after tons from Dhananjaya de Silva and Asela Gunaratne hauled Sri Lanka to 504

985dTristan Holme in Harare

Sri Lanka's fringe players make their mark

Though tours of Zimbabwe are potential banana skins for fringe players, Dhananjaya de Silva and Asela Gunaratne have put in clutch performances and made themselves hard to ignore

Day 1

Others

987dTristan Holme in Harare

DRS set for Zimbabwe debut in Harare

Some last-minute additions to the available technology have made the implementation of DRS possible for the second Zimbabwe-Sri Lanka Test in Harare

988dThe preview by Shashank Kishore

Zimbabwe in need of top-order solidity

Graeme Cremer's efforts with the bat somewhat covered up for Zimbabwe's top-order failure in the first Test. With the team management insisting on consistency in selection, there's an opportunity for them to make a mark in the second Test

Zimbabwe 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st16TMK MawoyoBB Chari
2nd16H MasakadzaTMK Mawoyo
3rd7TMK MawoyoCR Ervine
4th74CR ErvineSC Williams
5th1CR ErvineMN Waller
6th52CR ErvinePJ Moor
7th10CR ErvineAG Cremer
8th19CR ErvineDT Tiripano
9th6DT TiripanoCT Mumba
10th32CB MpofuDT Tiripano