Zimbabwe overwhelm United Arab Emirates in 1st ODI in Harare
Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bowl against United Arab Emirates at the Harare Sports Club, Harare today in the first ODI.
United Arab Emirates 110 (Mohammad Boota 36; Tendai Chatara 3-25)
Zimbabwe 111-3 (Craig Ervine 51, Regis Chakabva 38)
Result – Zimbabwe won by 7 wickets
Zimbabwe make light work of their pursuit of UAE's 110, Craig Ervine (51) and Regis Chakavba (38) propelling them to a seven-wicket win with 161 balls remaining.#ZIMvUAE scorecard ?? https://t.co/ViRgq5Lyh2 pic.twitter.com/tLSKqM0Shl— ICC (@ICC) April 10, 2019
Batting first, United Arab Emirates struggled to 110 all out, off 44.5 overs, against some great bowling from the Zimbabwe bowlers - Sikandar Raza 1-21, Donald Tiripano 2-18, Kyle Jarvis 2-11, Brandon Mavuta 2-30 and Tendai Chatara 3-25. Mohammad Boota top scored with 36 for UAE.
In reply, Zimbabwe chased down the required runs in 23.1 overs ending up with 111-3 and winning by 7 wickets. Qadeer Ahmed, Rohan Mustafa and Imran Haider all took one wicket apiece for the UAE.
Zimbabwe - Solomon Mire, Regis Chakabva(wk), Sean Williams, Craig Ervine, Timycen Maruma, Peter Moor(c), Sikandar Raza, Donald Tiripano, Kyle Jarvis, Brandon Mavuta, Tendai Chatara
United Arab Emirates - Ashfaq Ahmed, Ghulam Shabeer(wk), Rohan Mustafa, Imran Haider, Mohammad Boota, Shaiman Anwar, Sultan Ahmed, Mohammad Usman, Chirag Suri, Qadeer Ahmed, Mohammad Naveed(c)
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