Pakistan win 3RD ODI and series against Zimbabwe
HARARE:Pakistan win 3RD ODI and series against Zimbabwe Today in Harare. Pakistan win by 108 runs in the third and final One-day International to take the three-match series 2-1 here at the Harare Sports Club ground on Saturday.
Pakistan made 260 with six wickets in 50 overs and then their spinners bowled Zimbabwe out for 152 in 40 overs.
Off-break bowlers Saeed Ajmal and Mohammad Hafeez, and left-arm spinner Abdul Rehman grabbed two wickets each while leg-spinner Shahid Afridi took one wicket.
Only Malcolm Waller provided some resistance, coming at number six and was the last man to be out for a valuable 48 with four boundaries.
Among others, three batsmen scored in the twenties while the remaining batsmen could not reach the double-figures.
Misbah-ul-Haq Play very well in this match to take Pakistan to a respectable score as he
was the mainstay of the batting as usual scoring 67 off 85 balls with 6 fours while opener Ahmed Shehzad made 54 off 85 balls.
Umar Amin (33 off 25 balls) and Sarfraz Ahmed (22 off 13 balls) tried to accelerate towards the end.
Mohammad Hafeez who had retired hurt earlier with a hamstring injury, came to bat again after Sarfraz’s dismissal and remained not out for 26.
Pace bowler Tendai Chatara was the pick of the Zimbabwe attack picking up three for 48.