The Zimbabwe and the Indian cricket teams are set to face each other again in the 2nd One Day International(ODI) of the 5 ODIs series on 26th July,2013. You can catch the live match score, match result and complete highlights through our us.The 2nd ODI will be played at Harare stadium. The match will start at (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 12:00 PKT) and Ten Sports,Ten Cricket and Sky Sports will broadcast the live match on your Television screens.
India has been successful in starting the series by winning the first match. This will definitely boost their confidence. But that victory was not as much easy as many people would have thought because Zimbabwe showed a very impressive game on the ground. As a result the Indian team also had to struggle a bit harder then they would had expected to.
In first match the Indian team won the toss and elected to field first.The opening batsman of Zimbabwe gave a very tough time to the Indian bowlers. The opener Sikander Raza scored 82 runs in the first match of the series. The Zimbabwean team played complete 50 overs and was able to score 228 runs at the loss of 7 wickets. Although they should have been able to score a bit more runs after the start that they had been provided by the openers but still it was an fighting total.
When the Indian team came out to the ground for chasing the total they got under pressure straight away after losing their both openers (Dhawan and Rohit Sharma) at the total score of 57 runs. In this difficult situation The Indian captain for this series Virat Kholi came out to the middle and started to build a partnership with AT Rayudu who was making his ODI debut. This partnership contributed 159 runs in the Indian innings. Virat Kholi Scored 115 runs before he lost his wicket to Utseya. AT Rayudu stayed on the wicket till the end and scored 63 runs not out. Indian team achieved the target of 229 runs in 44.5 overs at the lost of just 4 wickets.
Date: 26 July 2013
Time: (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 12:00 PKT)
Now in the second match the Zimbabwean team will look to fight back and equalize the series score with 1-1. On the other hand Indian team will try to win the 2nd ODI and make their lead 2-0 in the series so that they can put the Zimbabwean team under a lot of pressure.
KD Karthik, RG Sharma, SK Raina, V Kohli, A Mishra, AT Rayudu, R Vinay Kumar, RA Jadeja, S Dhawan, CA Pujara, AM Rahane, J Unadkat, Shami Ahmed, Parvez Rasool, MM Sharma
V Sibanda, E Chigumbura, BRM Taylor, P Utseya, T Maruma, H Masakadza, SC Williams, AG Cremer, M Waller, KM Jarvis, TL Chatara, Brian Vitori, N Mushangwe, Tinotenda Mutombodzi, Sikandar Raza Butt, Michael Chinouya
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