IND vs ZIM 1st ODI / India beat Zimbabwe by 10 wickets Dhawan and Gill played a strong unbeaten innings

Zoom News : Aug 18, 2022, 07:58 PM
IND vs ZIM 1st ODI: India beat Zimbabwe by 10 wickets in the first match of the three-match ODI series to take a 1-0 lead in the series. In the first ODI played at Harare Sports Club, Zimbabwe, batting first, set a target of 190 runs in front of India. Chasing Zimbabwe's target of 190, India registered an unbroken century partnership between Gill (82) and Dhawan (81) for 192 runs without losing a wicket with 19.1 overs to spare. Zimbabwe had lost eight wickets for 110 runs but Richard Ngarwa (34) and Brad Evans (33 not out) added 70 runs for the ninth wicket to save the team from being put down cheaply. Captain Regis Chakabwa was the top scorer with 35 runs. For India, Axar Patel, Deepak Chahar and Pranbhav Krishna took 3 wickets each.

Dhawan scored the 38th and Gill scored the third half century.

Shikhar Dhawan scored 38th fifty of ODI career. He faced 113 balls in his innings and hit 9 fours. At the same time, Shubman Gill scored the third fifty of his ODI career. He faced 72 balls and hit 10 fours and 1 six.

Zimbabwe stacks in front of letters, lamps and famous

Krishna, Deepak Chahar and Axar Patel, famous for India, took 3 wickets each. At the same time, Mohammad Siraj got 1 wicket. Captain Regis Chakabwa scored the most runs for Zimbabwe. He played an innings of 35 runs. At the same time, Brad Evans and Richard Nagrawa also batted well for Zimbabwe, adding 70 runs in 65 balls for the 9th wicket.

Zimbabwe's initial setbacks

Innocent Kaiya was caught by Deepak Chahar in the hands of wicketkeeper Sanju Samson on the fourth ball of the seventh over. After this, he also got Tadivanashe Marumani caught behind on the first ball of the ninth over. Mohammed Siraj took the wicket of Shaun Williams.

After 6 years both the teams were face to face

After 6 years both the teams were clashing against each other. Earlier on June 15, 2016, the match between the two teams was played. The Indian team has gone on tour without its senior players. At the same time, just a few days before the start of the series, KL Rahul has been made the captain in place of Shikhar Dhawan, making a big change. In such a situation, the young players have a chance to prove themselves in this series. Shubman Gill also showed with his innings that the young players are going to do wonders in this series.

Playing-11 of both the teams

India: KL Rahul (capt), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson (wk), Deepak Hooda, Axar Patel, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav, Pranandik Krishna and Mohammad Siraj

Zimbabwe: Tadiwanshe Marumani, Innocent Kaiya, Shaun Williams, Wesley Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Regis Chakabwa (c & wk), Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Brad Evans, Victor Nyuchi, Richard Nagrawa