Player of the Match
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    17.4 this time balls a fuller delivery and it was quicker, Duffin plays across it and gets hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud appeal, given by Umpire Howell. 79/2
    8.2 Rasel gets his man, it was angled across outside the off stump, Sibanda looking to leave the ball, gets the edge through to Mashud at a comfortable height. Zimbabwe are one down for 45 45/1
    41.4 it was flat and quicker through the air, kept a bit low, Masakadza looking to play through the on side, misses it, the ball knocks back the stumps 172/5
    39.5 quicker delivery outside the off stump, keeps slightly low, Taylor goes for the cut shot, gets an edge, Mashud behind the wicket takes a sharp catch. 165/3
    40.3 Chigumbura goes for nought, looks to go over the on side, misses it completely, the ball knocks back the stumps, the ball came slower off the pitch, the batsmen played it too early 166/4
    45.6 Two in two for Rajin Saleh, it was full and in the block-hole, Matsikenyeri looking for the big shot on the on side, misses it, the ball knocks back the stumps 189/8
    42.6 RUN OUT! driven to extra-cover and takes off for a quick single, Rajin Saleh quickly moves to his left, fields the ball and throws it quickly to Mashud, who runs out, Mufambisi, both the batsmen were in the same end 178/6
    45.5 tossed up outside the off stump, Utseya goes for the big shot, mishits it high in the air, Alok Kapali waits for the ball at midwicket and takes the catch 189/7
    49.3 Rajin Saleh gets his fourth wicket, Mahwire goes for the heave to the on side, misses it, strikes the stumps 197/10
    49.1 mishits the shot to deep backward square leg, comes back for the second run, Syed Rasel fields the ball and throws it straight into the gloves of Mashud, who runs out Ireland, who was a long way off 196/9
    not out
    15 (lb 9, nb 3, w 3)
    197 all out (49.3 Overs, RR: 3.97)
    Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Vusi Sibanda, 8.2 ov), 2-79 (Terry Duffin, 17.4 ov), 3-165 (Brendan Taylor, 39.5 ov), 4-166 (Elton Chigumbura, 40.3 ov), 5-172 (Hamilton Masakadza, 41.4 ov), 6-178 (Tafadzwa Mufambisi, 42.6 ov), 7-189 (Prosper Utseya, 45.5 ov), 8-189 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 45.6 ov), 9-196 (Anthony Ireland, 49.1 ov), 10-197 (Blessing Mahwire, 49.3 ov)
    Syed Rasel1014614.60407002
    Farhad Reza502805.60195001
    Abdur Razzak1022422.40450010
    Mohammad Rafique1013503.50360200
    Shakib Al Hasan1003913.90281000
    Rajin Saleh4.301643.55140010

Match Details


Zimbabwe , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Player Of The Series

Series result

Zimbabwe won the 5-match series 3-2

Match number


Hours of play (local time)

9.30 start, First Session 9.30am-1pm Interval 1pm-1.45pm, Second Session 1.45pm-5.15pm

Match days

6 August 2006 (50-over match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Match Notes

  • Nafees ton takes Bangladesh home

    On the back of some parsimonious bowling by their spinners and a Shahriar Nafees hundred Bangladesh managed to salvage some pride to defeat Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the fifth ODI at Harare

Bangladesh 2nd innings Partnerships

1st99Rajin SalehShahriar Nafees
2nd29Aftab AhmedShahriar Nafees
3rd73Shahriar NafeesShakib Al Hasan