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| On Jan 15, 2022 11:12 AM IST

SL vs ZIM: Possible Zimbabwe Playing 11 for 1st ODI


ZIM Playing 11: The Zimbabwe team will be up against Sri Lanka team in the 1st ODI match of the series at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium. In the last year, they tied their ODI series against Ireland and won against Scotland.

Team News

  • The team will be captained by experienced batter Craig Ervine.
  • The top order batters can be Regis Chakabva and Wessley Madheveere.
  • The middle order will consists of all rounders Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, and Ryan Burl.
  • The 4 bowlers can be Richard Ngarava, Wellington Masakadza, Blessing Muzarabani, and Tendai Chatara.
  • Brendan Taylor announced is retirement in September 2021, and will not be a part of this series.

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ZIM Playing 11 (likely)

1. Regis Chakabva(wk)
2. Craig Ervine (c)
3. Wessley Madhevere
4. Sean Williams
5. Sikandar Raza
6. Ryan Burl
7. Milton Shumba
8. Luke Jongwe/ Richard Ngarava
9. Wellington Masakadza
10. Blessing Muzarabani
11. Tendai Chatara

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The Zimbabwe team will be hopeful of doing good in this series to rebuild their momentum and prepare well for the next year’s World Cup. The team has the experience of Raza, Williams, and Ervine in the batting unit, while Chatara and Muzarabani are proven performers with the ball and would look to provide the maximum contributions.

Zimbabwe Squad

Zimbabwe Squad: Craig Ervine (captain), Burl Ryan, Chakabva Regis, Chatara Tendai, Jongwe Luke, Kaitano Takudzwanashe, Madande Clive, Madhevere Wessely, Masakadza Wellington, Mutombodzi Tinotenda, Muzarabani Blessing, Ngarava Richard, Raza Sikandar, Shumba Milton, Williams Sean

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1. Craig Ervine Stats in ODIs

Name Matches Runs 50/100
Craig Ervine 99 2737 17/3

2. Sean Williams Stats in ODIs

Name Matches Runs Wickets
Sean Williams 139 3995 75

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3. Blessing Muzarabani Stats in ODIs

Name Matches Wickets Economy
Blessing Muzarabani 27 34 5.15

4. Wessley Madhevere Stats in ODIs

Name Matches Runs 50s
Wessley Madhevere 12 330 3

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