Toss Zimbabwe chose to play v South Africa
Live scorecard and ball-by-ball details
Vusi Sibanda warranted a remember to a Zimbabwe group as they geared adult for a must-win – and must-win large – compare in a triangular. If a hosts are to have any wish of personification in Saturday’s final they will have to follow down a aim in reduction than half of a innings, approximately 23.3 overs, to acquire a reward indicate and boost their net run-rate significantly adequate to arise above their opponents on a points table. In a wish of an assertive start, Sibanda transposed Tino Mawoyo during a tip of a order.
There was also a change during a other finish of a choice for Zimbabwe. Neville Madziva was removed in place Donald Tiripano in an conflict that includes 4 spinners, including Malcolm Waller. Unsurprisingly, on surfaces that have taken spin in a morning and flattened on after on, Elton Chigumbura motionless to play first.
South Africa are wakeful of a need to bat Zimbabwe out of a diversion and bolstered their ranks with an additional batsman. Rilee Rossouw, who has dual first-ball ducks from his initial dual matches, was brought in to leave a conflict a bowler short. Imran Tahir was benched. In their other switch, South Africa transposed like for like with Wayne Parnell stepping in for Ryan McLaren, who is out of a array with a damaged arm.
Zimbabwe: 1 Sikandar Raza, 2 Vusi Sibanda, 3 Hamilton Masakadza, 4 Brendan Taylor (capt), 5 Sean Williams, 6 Malcolm Waller, 7 Elton Chigumbura (capt), 8 Prosper Utseya, 9 John Nyumbu, 10 Tendai Chatara, 11 Neville Madziva
South Africa: 1 Hashim Amla, 2 Quinton de Kock (wk), 3 Faf du Plessis, 4 AB de Villiers (capt), 5 JP Duminy, 6 David Miller, 7 Rilee Rossouw, 8 Wayne Parnell, 9 Dale Steyn, 10 Morne Morkel, 11 Aaron Phangiso