Zim snatches last-ball win

LONDON - Zimbabwe notched a thrilling last-ball victory against a spirited Netherlands in a World Twenty20 qualifier on Wednesday to stay in contention for the main round.

Needing one run off the last ball, Vusi Sibanda lofted Ahsan Malik over long on for a six to get his team over the line at 146-5.

Tom Cooper’s brilliant 72 off 58 balls lifted the Netherlands to 140-5 after Zimbabwe had them at 4-35 within the first five overs.

Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor scored 49 off 39 balls before he perished in the 19th over with Zimbabwe still needing 15 runs.

Teams

Netherlands: SJ Myburgh, MR Swart, W Barresi (wk), TLW Cooper, BN Cooper, PW Borren (capt), LV van Beek, Mudassar Bukhari, T van der Gugten, PM Seelaar, MAA Jamil

Zimbabwe: BRM Taylor (capt & wk), H Masakadza, V Sibanda, E Chigumbura, T Maruma, Sikandar Raza, P Utseya, T Panyangara, SC Williams, TL Chatara, N Mushangwe

Comments (6)

Good but it is expected to win against associate nations.

Sir Jephy - 20 March 2014

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GALLERYCARTRIDGE - 20 March 2014

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GALLERYCARTRIDGE - 20 March 2014

Whe zim lost to hong kong someone wrote a two page critisism .now the guys have finally won we get a two line none congrats article. Come on guy are we suppose to be jealousy of ourselves

shocked - 20 March 2014

http://zezuru.blogspot.com/2014/03/picknpay-arundel-nothing-like-dearly.html?spref=fb

Aliandro - 20 March 2014

chipepa ichi. is it zimbabwean in the first place.

jore - 21 March 2014

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