Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan (odi)

Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan Match Result (ODI)

2nd ODI, Harare Sports Club, Harare 19 February, 2017

Toss won by Afghanistan (decided to bat)

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by 54 runs

Man of the Match: Rashid Khan

Afghanistan Squad

Asghar Stanikzai, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Javed Ahmadi, Najeeb Tarakai, Najibullah Zadran, Nasir Jamal, Noor Ali Zadran, Usman Ghani, Mohammad Nabi, Rahmat Shah, Samiullah Shenwari, Mohammad Shahzad, Shafiqullah, Amir Hamza, Dawlat Zadran, Fareed Ahmad, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Shapoor Zadran

Zimbabwe Squad

Craig Ervine, Hamilton Masakadza, Malcolm Waller, Nathan Waller, Ryan Burl, Sean Williams, Tarisai Musakanda, Elton Chigumbura, Sikandar Raza, Solomon Mire, Peter Moor, Carl Mumba, Chris Mpofu, Donald Tiripano, Graeme Cremer, Richard Ngarava, Tendai Chatara, Wellington Masakadza

Pitch Report

The pitch is green and is suitable for the fast bowlers. Expect the ball to swing around a lot and make things difficult for the batsmen.

SWOT Analysis

ZimbabweAfghanistan
StrengthQuality bowling attackSteady middle order batting
WeaknessInexperienced sideInconsistency
OpportunitiesTo level the 5-match ODI series 1-1To continue their winning run
ThreatsMohammad Shahzad, Mohammad NabiCraig Ervine, Tendai Chatara

Head to Head

ZimbabweAfghanistan
Matches won69
Home Wins40
Away Wins06
Highest Innings Score261 on Tuesday, July 22, 2014271 on Sunday, October 18, 2015
Lowest Innings Score82 on Friday, December 25, 201558 on Saturday, January 02, 2016

Top Performers

ZimbabweAfghanistan
Highest Total Chased256 on Sunday, July 20, 2014261 on Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Lowest Total Defended175 on Saturday, January 02, 2016131 on Friday, December 25, 2015
Most Prolific BatsmanHamilton Masakadza - 453 RunsMohammad Nabi - 471 Runs
Highest Individual Score141 by Sikandar Raza On Sunday, July 20, 2014131 by Mohammad Shahzad On Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Most Successful BowlerLuke Jongwe - 16 WicketsDawlat Zadran - 24 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis5/6 by Luke Jongwe On Saturday, January 02, 20164/17 by Amir Hamza On Friday, December 25, 2015

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
FULL Ranking