SA beat ZIM by 5 wickets | Zimbabwe vs South Africa Live Cricket Score 1st ODI Match

Zimbabwe in South Africa, 3 ODI Series, 2018

Date: Sep 30, 2018 Start Time: 13:30 IST | 08:00 GMT | 10:00 Local
Venue: De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley
117/10 Overs: 34.1
119/5 Overs: 26.1
South Africa beat Zimbabwe by 5 wickets

Zimbabwe vs South Africa Live Cricket Score - 1st ODI Match - Summary

End of Over : 26.1 SA: 119/5

Right then! It was expected to be a one-sided contest and it eventually turned out to be that way in the end. The match has barely lasted 60 overs. Can we get a better contest, come game 2? Let us hope that. Join us for the second ODI on Wednesday, 3rd October, 2018 at 1 pm local (1100 GMT). That is a day-night affair. ADIOS! TAKE CARE!

26.1 4

FOUR! VICTORY FOR SOUTH AFRICA! They have huffed and puffed but have eventually got there. Down the leg side, Mulder just gets a tickle, past the keeper, to the fine leg fence. South Africa win by 5 wickets and 143 balls to spare.

End of Over : 26 6 Runs SA: 115/5
25.6 4

FOUR! Down the leg side, Duminy paddles it fine and gets a boundary. South Africa are a hit away from a win now.

25.5 1

On middle, flicked through the leg side for a run.

25.4 0

Full and around middle, Mulder looks to flick but gets a bit of a leading edge to the off side.

25.3 0

Full and just around off, watchfully defended.

25.2 1

On middle and leg, flicked through mid-wicket for a single.

25.1 0

Full and around off, watchfully defended.

End of Over : 25 4 Runs SA: 109/5
24.6 0

Shorter and flatter this, punched off the back foot.

24.5 2

Errs in length and lands it shorter of full length, Mulder rocks back and punches it through point, the fielder at sweeper cover does well to run across and restrict the batsmen to just a brace.

24.4 1

Tossed up delivery on off, Duminy skips down the track and drives it to long of for a single.

24.3 1

Mulder flicks it away with a wristy shot and picks up a single.

24.2 0

Fuller on middle, played to mid-wicket to get a run and change strike. Intelligent batting this.

24.1 0

Defended off the front foot by the batsman presenting the full face of the bat.