India got their tour to Zimbabwe off to a flyer beating Zimbabwe by 10 wickets at Harare sports club.
The visitors won the toss and chose to bowl first, the decision paid off heavily as they made light work of Zimbabwe’s top order.
The chief destroyers were Deepak Chahar and Prasidh Krishna who picked 3 wickets each.
Zimbabwean top order woes seem to continue as Innocent Kaia, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Wessly Madhevere and Sean Williams all failed to score double figures
For the Chevrons the only form of resistance came from the tail with the 9th wicket partnership of Brad Jones and Richard Ngarava scoring 69 runs. Jones registered his career-best score of 33 runs as Zimbabwe were bowled out for 189 runs.
India’s opening batsmen of Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill put a sterling job with the bat as they chased the total comfortably. Gill top scoring with 82 runs and Dhawan scoring 81 runs.
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