Zimbabwe vs Ireland 1st ODI at Harare, 09 Oct, 2015

Toss: Zimbabwe, who chose to bowl first
Ireland 219/8 (50)
Zimbabwe 222/8 (49)
Zimbabwe won by 2 wickets
Man of the Match: Sikandar Raza Butt
  • T Panyangara 8 * (11)
  • Sikandar Raza Butt 60 * (72)

Over 0.1JF Mooney bowls good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, gets forward and defends it towards the bowler.No runs

Over 0.2JF Mooney bowls pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, opens up on the backfoot to defend that towards the legside.One leg bye

Over 1.1Tim Murtagh bowls good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, gets forward and defends it towards the bowler.No runs

Over 1.2Tim Murtagh bowls short of length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, goes back and cuts it away straight to backward point.Boundary!

Over 1.3Tim Murtagh bowls short of length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, gets forward and guides it away towards thirdman.Single

Over 2.1 JF Mooney bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, gets forward and went for an early pull, the ball beats the inside edge of the bat.

Over 2.2 JF Mooney bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, comes on to the front foot and pushes it back to the bowler.

Over 2.3 JF Mooney bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, gets to the pitch of the ball and drives it straight to cover.

Over 2.4 JF Mooney bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 1 run, comes across the line and works it down to fine-leg for a single.

Over 3.1 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, comes on to the front foot and defends it down the pitch.

Over 3.2 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 1 run, get his bat down in time and squeezes it towards the on-side.

Over 3.6 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, prods forward and defends it.

Over 5.1 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, presses forward and the ball strikes the inside half of his defensive bat

Over 5.2 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 3 runs, gets across the line and flicks it away to deep mid-wicket and picks up three runs.

Over 5.5 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and smashes it down to long-on fence for four.

Over 5.6 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, comes forward and left alone through to the keeper.

Over 7.1 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, presses forward and defends it.

Over 7.2 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, gets forward and  goes hard at the ball and is beaten on the outside edge.

Over 7.3 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, shuffles across and turns it towards the on-side.

Over 7.4 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, no runs, comes on to the front foot and watches it go through to the keeper.

Over 7.5 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 2 runs, shuffles across and neatly clips it wide of mid-wicket, gets back for an easy second run.

Over 7.6 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 1 run, gets forward and nudged in front of square on the on-side for a single.

Over 8.1 Andy McBrine bowls it short of length to CJ Chibhaba, Boundary! Goes on to the back foot and looks to pull and gets a bottom edge, beats both the keeper and leg slip on its way to the fence.

Over 8.2 Andy McBrine bowls it short of length to CJ Chibhaba, 1 run, rock back in the crease and pulls it down to deep mid-wicket.

Over 8.4 Andy McBrine bowls a pitched up delivery to CJ Chibhaba, 3 leg byes, gets forward and  looks to help it on its way and misses, the ball clips his pads and rolls away towards the fine leg.

Over 8.6 Andy McBrine bowls it short of length to CJ Chibhaba, out Caught by Murtagh!! Chibhabha could have put it away anywhere he wanted. Instead, he pulls it straight to Murtagh at short fine leg.