ZIM vs SL:
(ZIM vs SL) Zimbabwe cricket team stunned Sri Lankan team by beating them 22 runs, and with this win, Zimbabwe is able to keep the series alive, in the first ODI Sri Lankan team beaten the Zimbabwe team.
Zimbabwe captain Craig Ervine won the toss and elected to bat first, the openers did not disappoint their captain and gave their team a solid start Takudzwanashe Kaitano and Chakabya added 59 runs for the first wicket.
Chakabya was looking but he got out 3 runs shy of his half-century he made good 47 runs when he got out the score of the Zimbabwe team was 90 for 2, then captain Craig Ervine and Sean Williams took the responsibilities on their shoulders.
both of them added 106 runs for the 3rd wicket and as Sean Williams was looking he was stumped by Kusal Mendis on the score of 48 runs in his 48 runs innings he scored 3 fours.
after Sean Williams was out Craig Ervine kept the momentum going for his team and he added runs with Sikander Raza, as both of them added 51 runs, but Craig Ervine wasn’t able to convert his half-century into a beautiful century as he got out to M Theekshana on the score of 91 runs.
with the help of Sikander Raza and a cameo from Ryan Burl, the Zimbabwe team was able to put a strong target on board for the Sri Lankan team to chase.
For Sri Lanka, the target was not easy to chase, and their openers failed to provide a good start to their team, for Sri Lanka their captain Dasun Shanka tried his best but it wasn’t enough for his team to get par with Zimbabwe’s team total.
Dasun Shanka made 102 runs, and he got support from Kamindu Mendis who made 57 runs, but their effort was not enough and in the end Zimbabwe came out as the winner of the second ODI.