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Match Day

794dThe Report by Firdose Moonda

Big win for SA despite Utseya hat-trick

Prosper Utseya's career-best 5 for 36, which included a hat-trick, was enough for Zimbabwe to bowl South Africa out for 231 but not enough to pull off an upset

794dLiam Brickhill in Harare

Loss deflates Utseya's worthy achievement

Zimbabwe's hero of the moment was as improbable as the South African scoreline. Almost always economical but hardly ever incisive, Prosper Utseya's career economy rate has always hovered around four, even as his average inflated towards fifty

794dLiam Brickhill

Zimbabwe 'ready to go' as rumours swirl

Steve Mangongo said there would continue to be changes to the Zimbabwe XI as they seek a winning formula but denied that Steven Trenchard was in line for selection

Will they, Won't they?


Number of runs Zimbabwe scored when they first beat SA, in the 1999 World Cup. They need 232 today

The O in Hope


No. of times Zimbabwe have beaten SA at home. They have beaten them twice; 1999 WC and Durban 2000

Double-duck-er debut?


Sachin Tendulkar's first two ODI innings, same as Rilee Rossouw