2nd Test Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka secure draw and series win 1-0
Sri Lanka secured the draw and a series win 1-0 over Zimbabwe, at the Harare Sports Club, today; Kusal Mendis hitting a match saving 116 not out for Sri Lanka in their second innings.
Zimbabwe 406 (115.3 Ovs) – (Kevin Kasuza 38, Brendan Taylor 62, Sean Williams 107, Sikandar Raza 72; Suranga Lakmal 2-37, Dhananjaya de Silva 3-71, Lasith Embuldeniya 4-182) and 247-7 dec (Brendan Taylor 67, Sean Williams 53*;Vishwa Fernando 2-43)
Sri Lanka – 293 (119.5 Ovs) – (Angelo Mathews 64 ; Sikandar Raza 7-113, Donald Tiripano 1-30) and 204-3 (Kusal Medis 116*, Oshada Fernando 47)
Result – Match Drawn
#2ndTest | Day 5 - RESULT: ???? 293 & 204-3 in 87 overs (Kusal Mendis 116*, Dinesh Chandimal 12*; Carl Mumba 1/13, Victor Nyauchi 1/43, Sikandar Raza 1/63)— Zimbabwe Cricket (@ZimCricketv) January 31, 2020
Match drawn and ???? win the 2 Test match series 1-0 #ZIMvSL #TestSeries pic.twitter.com/cqwm1UyGkQ
Sri Lanka scored 204-3, with Kusal Mendis 116* and Oshada Fernando 47 the main run scorers, securing them a draw and a series win against Zimbabwe.
Fall Of Wickets: 1-26 (Dimuth Karunaratne, 13.4 Ov) , 2-107 (Oshada Fernando, 38.1 Ov) , 3-140 (Angelo Mathews, 61.2 Ov)
Zimbabwe - Prince Masvaure, Kevin Kasuza, Brendan Taylor, Craig Ervine, Sean Williams(c), Sikandar Raza, Regis Chakabva(wk), Donald Tiripano, Carl Mumba, Tinotenda Mutombodzi, Victor Nyauchi
Sri Lanka - Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Oshada Fernando, Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella(wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Suranga Lakmal, Lasith Embuldeniya, Vishwa Fernando, Lahiru Kumara
Start Time: 08:00
Toss: Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Harare Sports Club, Harare
Officials: Aleem Dar, Nitin Menon, Langton Rusere, Christopher Phiri, Javagal Srinath
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