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 18.1 John Nyumbu bowls a good length delivery to GC Wilson, 1 run, comes on to the front foot and works it away behind square on the on-side.

Over 18.2 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to EC Joyce, no runs, pushing forward in defence and is beaten.

Over 18.3 John Nyumbu bowls a quicker arm ball to EC Joyce, no runs, gets forward and pushes it straight back to the bowler.

Over 18.4 John Nyumbu bowls it short of length to EC Joyce, Boundary! Made room for the cut, he was done in by the extra bounce, the top-edge races away through the slip region and into the fence

Over 18.5 John Nyumbu bowls a quicker arm ball to EC Joyce, 1 run, goes on to the back foot and nudges it behind square on the on-side.

Over 18.6 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to GC Wilson, 1 bye, gets forward and  looking to play the sweep, the ball drifts away from him and beats Mutumbami as well, a bye is the end result

Over 20.1 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to GC Wilson, no runs, goes on to the back foot and turns it to mid-wicket.

Over 20.2 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to GC Wilson, 1 run, gets forward and  eased down towards long-on for a single.

Over 20.3 John Nyumbu bowls it short of length to EC Joyce, no runs, makes room for the cut - but finds the man at point.

Over 20.4 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to EC Joyce, 1 run, get to the pitch of the ball but manages to work it towards the on-side for a single.

Over 20.5 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to EC Joyce, Boundary! Goes down on his knees, rolls his wrists and sweeps it powerfully in front of square on the on-side for a boundary.

Over 20.6 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to GC Wilson, no runs, presses forward and bocks it down the pitch.

Over 22.1John Nyumbu to EC Joyce Single ...

Over 22.2John Nyumbu to GC Wilson No runs ...

Over 22.3John Nyumbu to GC Wilson Single ...

Over 22.4John Nyumbu to EC Joyce No runs ...

Over 22.5John Nyumbu to EC Joyce No runs ...

Over 22.6John Nyumbu to EC Joyce No runs ...

Over 24.1John Nyumbu to GC Wilson No runs ...

Over 24.2John Nyumbu to GC Wilson No runs ...

Over 24.3John Nyumbu to GC Wilson No runs ...

Over 24.4John Nyumbu to GC Wilson Single ...

Over 24.5John Nyumbu to EC Joyce Single ...

Over 24.6John Nyumbu to GC Wilson No runs ...

Over 26.1 Wellington Masakadza bowls a tossed up delivery to EC Joyce, no runs, goes on to the back foot and cuts it straight to cover.

Over 26.2 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to EC Joyce, no runs, comes on to the front foot and defends it with dead bat.

Over 26.3 John Nyumbu bowls a skidding flipper to EC Joyce, no runs, presses forward and defends it towards point.

Over 26.4 John Nyumbu bowls a quicker arm ball to EC Joyce, 1 run, gets forward and connects with the flick and places it towards short fine leg.

Over 26.5 John Nyumbu bowls a quicker arm ball to GC Wilson, Boundary! Shuffles across and swipes it over mid-wicket, once it cleared the man there is no stopping that

Over 26.6 John Nyumbu bowls a tossed up delivery to GC Wilson, 1 run, comes down the track and pulls it down to long-on.

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