Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa Sets The Target Of 340 Runs For Zimbabwe To Win

Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa Sets The Target Of 340 Runs For Zimbabwe To Win |PakistanTribe.com

Cricket World Cup 2015: South Africa Sets The Target Of 340 Runs For Zimbabwe To Win |PakistanTribe.com

HAMILTON – Batting first South Africa set the target of 340 runs for Zimbabwe in the pool match of Cricket World Cup 2015 at Hamilton.

Zimbabwe won the toss earlier and elected to field first against South Africa. Batting first South Africa scored 339  runs in the limited 50 overs with loss of four wickets.

Miller and Duminy scored centuries from their side. Miller played the inning of 138 runs and Duminy played the great knock of 115 runs in just 100 balls. AB de Villiers scored 25 runs.

T Panyangara, Chatara and Chigumbura took one wicket each.

Match Summary:

South Africa innings (50 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
Q de Kock† c Ervine b Chatara 7 16 1 0 43.75
HM Amla b Panyangara 11 26 1 0 42.30
F du Plessis c †Taylor b Chigumbura 24 32 0 1 75.00
AB de Villiers* c Ervine b Kamungozi 25 36 1 1 69.44
DA Miller not out 138 92 7 9 150.00
JP Duminy not out 115 100 9 3 115.00
Extras (lb 1, w 16, nb 2) 19
Total (4 wickets; 50 overs) 339 (6.78 runs per over)

To batF Behardien, VD Philander, DW Steyn, Imran Tahir, M Morkel


Fall of wickets 1-10 (de Kock, 3.6 ov), 2-21 (Amla, 8.1 ov), 3-67 (du Plessis, 16.6 ov), 4-83 (de Villiers, 20.2 ov)

 

Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
T Panyangara 10 2 73 1 7.30 29 5 4 (3w)
TL Chatara 10 1 71 1 7.10 29 6 2 (1nb, 3w)
SF Mire 6 0 61 0 10.16 11 5 3 (2w)
E Chigumbura 4 0 30 1 7.50 12 1 2 (1nb, 2w)
SC Williams 8 0 44 0 5.50 19 0 2 (1w)
T Kamungozi 8 0 34 1 4.25 23 1 1
Sikandar Raza 3 0 19 0 6.33 3 0 0 (1w)
H Masakadza 1 0 6 0

Zimbabwe Team:

CJ Chibhabha, Sikandar Raza, H Masakadza, BRM Taylor†, SC Williams, CR Ervine, E Chigumbura*, SF Mire, T Panyangara, TL Chatara, T Kamungozi


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