UAE Vs Zimbabwe (ICC Cricket world cup 2015)

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 | 0

World Cup Match Preview UAE Vs Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s in playing their second match against UAE at current event. They have played their first match among South Africa. This is the 8th match of this world cup and 4th from Pool B. Enjoy the match between 1996 World Cup playing nation United Arab Emirates and 2003 World cup’s co-host Zimbabwe on 19th February (18th Local). The match will take place at Saxton Oval, Nelson. Watch this match also on TV at SuperSports (South Africa), Lemar TV (Afghanistan) and Bangladesh Television.

Match Information:

Venue: Saxton Oval, Nelson

Match: Zimbabwe Vs United Arab Emirates (UAE) [live streaming online on Euro Sports TV channel HD will be available to watch free on game time]

Round: Group Stage (Pool B)

Match No: Group Stage 8th match

Date: 19 February, Wednesday, 2015. (Local 18th February)

Tournament: 2015 Cricket World Cup

Kick-off time: 22:00 (Local) and 4:00 AM BST

UAE Vs Zimbabwe

Australia Vs England Match Broadcaster:

Nine Networks (Australia)

SuperSports (South Africa)

Sky Sport (New Zealand)

Gazi TV and Bangladesh Television (Bangladesh)

Lemar TV (Afghanistan)

CMC (West Indies)

Television Jamaica (Jamaica)

Star Cricket and CSN (Sri Lanka)

Willow TV (United States)

Asian Television Network (Canada)

DD National (India)

Arab Television Network (Middle East)

Star Sports (China)

Eurosport2 (Europe)

PTV Sports (Pakistan)

Team squad:

Zimbabwe’s Team against United Arab Emirates:

E Chigumbura, Tinashe Panyangara, B Taylor, Prosper Utseya, S Williams, Sikandar Raza, R Chakabva, Tendai Chatara, C Chibhabha, Craig Ervine, T Kamungozi, Hamilton Masakadza, S Matsikenyeri, Solomon Mire, T Mupariwa

United Arab Emirates’ Team against Zimbabwe:

K Karate, Amjad Ali, N Aziz, R Mustafa, Manjula Guruge, A Berenger, Fahad Alhashmi,M Naveed, Kamran Shahzad, S Anwar, Mohammad Tauqir, K Khan, Swapnil Patil, S Haider, Amjad Javed.

Match Brief:

This is the first meeting ever between ICC’s ODI associate team UAE and 10th team at ICC test ranking against Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe has beaten India in their very first match at World cup at 1983. The winning margin was by 13 runs. Between these 2 sides this was the first meeting. Zimbabwe also had beaten South Africa at 1999 and England at 1992 world cups. But Zimbabwe holding the most 37 losses record in that event.

CB Wishart played 8 matches for Zimbabwe at 2003 world cup. Their Wishart have scored 293 runs and a 172 runs Innings with an average of 48.83. This is the highest for any Zimbabwean in a world cup tournament and highest individual score also for any Zimbabwean in this event.

UAE was come to play their first world cup at 1996. They have played 5 matches on that world cup. Saleem Raza had played 4 matches and scored 137 runs with a 84 runs innings. This is the highest individual score for any UAE’s player at World cup event so far, he was hit 8 sixes on those world cup is also most by any player of UAE.

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