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 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 1.4Tim Murtagh bowls good length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, gets forward and defends it towards the bowler.No runs

Over 1.5Tim Murtagh bowls good length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, gets forward and defends it towards the bowler.No runs

Over 1.6Tim Murtagh bowls good length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, gets forward and defends it towards the bowler.No runs

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 3.3 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, no runs, gets forward and looks to flick and misses, the ball brushed the pads on the way to the keeper.

Over 3.4 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, no runs, gets forward and tries to push at it, the ball beats the outside edge of the bat.

Over 3.5 Tim Murtagh bowls a back of length delivery to Richmond Mutumbami, 1 run, gets forward and nudged away behind square on the on-side for a single.

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 5.3 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CR Ervine, no runs, gets forward and defends it down the pitch watchfully.

Over 5.4 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CR Ervine, 1 run, steps forward to meet the ball and nudges it just wide of mid-off.

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 9.1 Tim Murtagh bowls a pitched up delivery to CR Ervine, Boundary! Leans forward and drills it handsomely past mid-off for a boundary.

Over 9.2 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CR Ervine, no runs, gets forward and defends it to cover-point.

Over 9.3 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CR Ervine, no runs, presses forward and blocks.

Over 9.4 Tim Murtagh bowls a half volley to CR Ervine, Boundary! Leans into the cover drive and caresses it through extra cover, no need to run for those.

Over 9.5 Tim Murtagh bowls it short of length to CR Ervine, no runs, goes on to the back foot and nudged towards the on-side.

Over 9.6 Tim Murtagh bowls a good length delivery to CR Ervine, no runs, gets forward and defends it back to the bowler.

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