SL vs Zim, 4th Match- Live Cricket Update

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21 January, 2018 12:13 PM

SL vs Zim, 4th Match- Live Cricket Update

Both teams eye for a win to seal their spot in the finals against Bangladesh. AFP

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4th match, Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka


7:21pm (Local Time): Six by Perera and Sri Lanka win by 5 wickets. Their first victory in the tournament. 

7:12pm (Local Time): Six by Perera. Sri Lanka 180/5 after 42 overs. 

6:38pm (Local Time): Gunaratne 9(21) gone, Sri Lanka 146/5 in 34.4 overs.

6:35pm (Local Time): Raza to Chandimal, FOURSri Lanka 143/4 in 33.5 overs. Target: 199

6:01pm (Local Time): Dickwella 7(17) gone, Sri Lanka 117/4 in 25.3 overs. Target: 199

5:52pm (Local Time): Kusal Mendis 36(44) bowled by Muzarabani. Sri Lanka lost their third on 110.

5:45pm (Local Time): Kusal Perera 49(57) gone, Sri Lanka 103/2 in 21.5 overs. Target: 199

5:38pm (Local Time): Muzarabani to Kusal Perera, 1 run, 100 up for Sri Lanka, just 99 away from victory now. 

5:25pm (Local Time): FOUR by Kusal Mendis. Sri Lanka 82/1 in 17.3 overs. Target: 199

4:58pm (Local Time): FOUR by Kusal Mendis. Sri Lanka 53/1 in 12.1 overs. Target: 199

4:42pm (Local Time): Tharanga 17(34) bowled by Chatara. Sri Lanka 33/1 in 9.1 overs.

4:33pm (Local Time): FOUR by Kusal Perera. Sri Lanka 23/0 in 6 overs. Target: 199

4:16pm (Local Time): FOUR by Tharanga. Sri Lanka 12/0 in 3.4 overs. Target: 199

4:00pm (Local Time): Sri Lankan innings starts. 

3:59pm (Local Time): Kusal Perera and Upul Tharanga are at the crease. Perera to face the first ball. The target for Sri Lanka is 199.

3:16pm (Local Time): Zimbabwe all out for 198. Pradeep got the last man Muzarabani 0(4). Sri Lanka need 199 runs to win this match.

3:13pm (Local Time): Captain Cremer departs, Pradeep takes the wicket. Zimbabwe 198/9 in 43.3 overs.

2:50pm (Local Time): Taylor 58(80) gone, Zimbabwe 171/7 in 37.4 overs.

Zimbabwe have won the toss and have opted to bat first against Sri Lanka today. Catch all the live updates and action of the ODI between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.

Zimbabwe's Solomon Mire plays a shot during the Tri-Nation one-day international cricket series against Sri Lanka in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)


2:16pm (Local Time): Pradeep to Taylor, 1 run, PJ Moor run out 0 (0). Zimbabwe 141/6 in 29.4 overs. 

2:12pm (Local Time): Waller 24 (35) gone, caught behind. Sandakan takes the wicket. Zimbabwe 139/5 after 29 overs.

2:05pm (Local Time): Sandakan to Taylor, FOUR. Zimbabwe 131/4 after 27 overs.

01:21pm (Local Time): Raza 9 (12) gone. Zimbabwe 76/4 after 17 overs.

01:03pm (Local Time): Mire 21 (40) out Caught by Dickwella when Zimbabwe fall in a wee bit of trouble today. Zimbabwe 57/3 after 14.3 overs. Perera strikes twice in two overs and Zimbabwe three down early. 

12:54pm (Local Time): Craig Ervine 2 (5) Caught. Zimbabwe 50/2 after 12 overs.

12:51pm (Local Time): Zimbabwe 48/1 after 11 overs.

12:46pm (Local Time): Masakadza out Caught by Tharanga. Masakadza frustrated Zimbabwe and went to the pavilion 20 (30).

12:34pm (Local Time): Current Partnership (Hamilton Masakadza and Solomon Mire): 33(46). 

12:00pm (Local Time): Play begins. Masakadza on the strikes and Lakmal opens the attack in Mirpur.

11:30am (Local Time): Zimbabwe have won the toss and have opted to bat first against Sri Lanka in the fourth Match.

Sri Lanka side led by skipper Angelo Mathews lost the first ODI against Zimbabwe by 12 runs and then went on to get hammered at the hands of Bangladesh by 163 runs in the third ODI. After a series of defeats, questions are now being raised upon the newly appointed coach Chandika Hathurusingha over bringing necessary improvement of the side in their new year.  

In Dhaka’s fourth Match, Zimbabwe have put an unchanged side, while Sri Lanka have made one change. Lakshan Sandakan replaces Wanindu Hasaranga today.

Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Kusal Perera, Upul Tharanga, Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Dinesh Chandimal(c), Asela Gunaratne, Thisara Perera, Akila Dananjaya, Suranga Lakmal, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep

Zimbabwe (Playing XI): Hamilton Masakadza, Solomon Mire, Craig Ervine, Brendan Taylor(w), Sikandar Raza, Malcolm Waller, Peter Moor, Graeme Cremer(c), Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara, Blessing Muzarabani.