HARARE: Zimbabwe beat India by two runs and take 1-0 lead in the three-match series, Aaj news reported
Hamilton Masakadza and Chamu Chibhabha gave Zimbabwe a solid start but both fell in quick. Sikandar Raza and Malcolm Waller continued to score runs but soon the hosts lost three wickets and were 111/5 in 15 overs. Elton Chigumbura came to the rescue and punishes India by scoring 54 runs.
However, India got off to a bad start as they lost three in first eight overs. Pandey and Dhoni then scored a 53-run partnership to get India back on track. Madziva executed his yorkers to perfection and as a result of that, Zimbabwe beat India by two runs.