Pakistan won by 7 wickets

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 | 0

Pakistan was one of the three teams in tri nation series in Zimbabwe and after the defeat against Australia, the top ranked team has returned to the winning streak again. Team Pakistan won by 7 wickets against Zimbabwe which was the 2nd match between two teams in the tri nation series. And according to the report, team Zimbabwe faced defeat both twice times so far. Till now, team Pakistan played three matches here and won twice times where team Zimbabwe also played three matches but did not manage a single victory there.

Pakistan won by 7 wickets

Zimbabwe is the host nation of tri nation series which started in 1st July, 2018 and in the opening match, Zimbabwe faced the Green Army and defeated. Now, it was the second time that they faced the same Pakistan team and once again faced defeat.

The match between Zimbabwe and Pakistan was the 4th match of the tournament which took place in 4th July, 2018 at Harare Sports Club.

The tournament consists of seven matches including final where in the group stage, each team will play against the same opponent twice times so far. The top two point holders will play the final match.

In 4th July at Harare, Pakistan won the toss and decided to bowl first. For the first time, Zimbabwe played well in the tournament. They came to bat with Zhuwao and Mire. Openers added 49 runs where Zhuwao scored 24 runs and gone. Later, captain Masakadza came but added only 2 runs. AT the end of the crease Mire stood strong. he made a partnership with Musakanda and scored highest 94 runs so far. He just dominated the bowlers. Musakanda scored 33 runs so far. Based on their score, team Zimbabwe did present a handsome total which was 162 runs in front of Pakistan team. They lost only four wickets in the match. Pakistani bowlers were not quite successful in that day. Four bowlers took one wicket each in the match for the Green Army.

Later, the World number 1 team came to chase and openers added 58 runs when Haris Sohail was gone with 16 runs so far. Fakhar Zaman scored 47 runs highest in the match. Hussain Talat also played well and added 44 runs and captain Sarfraz scored 38 more runs so far. Captain of the team and Shoaib Malik led the team to victory and they needed to play 19.1 overs to make the chase successful. They total lost three wickets so far.

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