Latest from Sunday’s cricket World Cup Group B opening match between South Africa and Zimbabwe at Seddon Park in Hamilton.
South Africa scored 339 for four in their 50 overs.
1st over – After playing and missing at most of Vernon Philander’s first over, Sikandar Raza clubs the South African bowler to the wide mid-on boundary for Zimbabwe’s first runs off the bat. ZIM: 6-0
2nd over – Chamu Chibhabha hits three boundaries off Morne Morkel’s first over, where the tall fast bowler is unable to settle on a good length. ZIM: 18-0
3rd over – Philander produces another tight over and gets excited when he hits Chibhabha on the pad, but his appeal is not supported by anyone else. ZIM: 21-0
4th over – Chibhabha smashes Morkel through the covers for his fourth boundary, though Raza continues to struggle. ZIM: 27-0
5th over – Philander strikes Chibhabha in the helmet with a bouncer with the ball running away for four leg byes. ZIM: 32-0
6th over – Morkel bowls the first maiden of the innings as Chibhabha is all defence against a variety of good deliveries. ZIM: 32-0
7th over – Raza’s innings is ended on five by Philander on the second delivery when he chops a fullish delivery onto his stumps. Hamilton Masakadza joins Chibhabha and scores his first World Cup run with an edge to third man. ZIM: 35-1
8th over – Dale Steyn replaces Morkel. Four leg byes are followed by two boundaries from Chibhabha. ZIM: 47-1
9th over – Philander continues to strangle the Zimbabwean batsmen with Masakadza tucking him off his hip for a single to bring up the 50. ZIM 50-1
10th over – Steyn drops short and with the slow pitch Chibhabha is able to rock back and pull the ball forward of square for his seventh boundary.ZIM 56-1