Pakistan Vs Zimbabwe 24/08/2013 - Results, Review and Statistical Highlights
The 2nd Twenty20 Cricket match of the Haier cup between Pakistan and Zimbabwe on 24/08/2013 kicked off with Zim winning the toss once again and electing to bowl first. After the results went in Pak's favor during the first T20 yesterday, it looked like they might have preferred batting first today but that was not to be. To know about how the T20 Cricket match today turned out to be, Read on for the complete Pakistan Vs Zimbabwe 24/08/2013 Results along with the batting and bowling performance review and Statistical Highlights of the match.
When Pakistan came into bat they lost the wicket of Nair Jamshed early once again but Ahmed Shehzad and Mohammed Hafeez did quite well to ensure they reached a very good total to have a strong grasp on the match. Pak ended up losing only one wicket throughout their innings with their best highlights being Shehzad and Hafeez who scored 98 and 54 respectively and remained not out as they reached the score of 179/1. As far as Zimbabwe's bowling was concerned, Shindi Masakadza picked up a wicket.
When Zimbabwe came into bat they started off quite well but kept losing regular wickets. At one stage it looked like they might end up pulling off an upset but unfortunately it was not to be. The best highlights of their batting were Hamilton Masakadza who made a score of 41 and Elton Chigumbura who remained not out at a score of 35 to reach a target of 160/6 in their 20 overs which left them short of 19 Runs. As far as Pakistan's bowling was concerned, Hafeez picked up 3 wickets. Take a look at the scorecard of the entire match below.
|Pakistan innings (20 overs maximum)||Dismissal||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|Ahmed Shehzad||not out||98||64||6||6||153.12|
|Nasir Jamshed||c Chigumbura b SW Masakadza||23||17||3||1||135.29|
|Mohammad Hafeez*||not out||54||40||3||2||135|
|Extras||(w 3, nb 1)||4|
|Total||(1 wicket; 20 overs; 91 mins)||179||(8.95 runs per over)|
|Did not bat Umar Amin, Sohaib Maqsood, Sarfraz Ahmed†, Shahid Afridi, Anwar Ali, Zulfiqar Babar, Sohail Tanvir, Asad Ali|
|Fall of wickets 1-36 (Nasir Jamshed, 5.4 ov)|
|E Chigumbura||1||0||13||0||13||(1nb, 1w)|
|Zimbabwe innings (target: 180 runs from 20 overs)||R||B||4s||6s||SR|
|V Sibanda||c Sohail Tanvir b Mohammad Hafeez||23||33||3||0||69.69|
|H Masakadza||c Umar Amin b Mohammad Hafeez||41||32||4||1||128.12|
|BRM Taylor*†||c †Sarfraz Ahmed b Mohammad Hafeez||3||4||0||0||75|
|SC Williams||st †Sarfraz Ahmed b Zulfiqar Babar||25||16||2||1||156.25|
|E Chigumbura||not out||35||19||2||2||184.21|
|T Maruma||c Mohammad Hafeez b Zulfiqar Babar||0||2||0||0||0|
|MN Waller||c Shahid Afridi b Anwar Ali||20||14||2||1||142.85|
|SW Masakadza||not out||0||1||0||0||0|
|Extras||(lb 7, w 5, nb 1)||13|
|Total||(6 wickets; 20 overs; 87 mins)||160||(8.00 runs per over)|
|Did not bat P Utseya, T Panyangara, BV Vitori|
|Fall of wickets 1-50 (Sibanda, 7.4 ov), 2-57 (Taylor, 9.2 ov), 3-95 (H Masakadza, 13.2 ov), 4-109 (Williams, 14.4 ov), 5-109 (Maruma, 14.6 ov), 6-146 (Waller, 18.4 ov)|
|Asad Ali||3||0||26||0||8.66||(1nb, 3w)|
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