South Africa vs Zimbabwe T20 Series is going to start from today, and the live and updates will be available here on Cricket Howzat. The South Africa vs Zimbabwe series is scheduled in South Africa where both the teams will play 3 ODIs and 3 T20s.
South Africa played their last ODI series in August against Sri Lanka where the Proteas won the series 3-2. The African cricketing giants would be looking forward to continuing their winning journey.
Zimbabwe hosted Pakistan in their last series back in July. They were white-washed by the Pakistani side in a 5 matches ODI series. Zimbabwe is currently 11th in ODI and 12th in T20 according to ICC Rankings. They surely are aiming to improve their rankings by performing well in the current series against South Africa
Live Score And Updates
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The squads of both the teams are as follow.
South Africa ODI Squad
Jean-Paul Duminy(c), Reeza Hendricks, Imran Tahir, Christiaan Jonker, Heinrich Klaasen, Aiden Markram, Willem Mulder, Lungi Ngidi, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Dale Steyn, Khaya Zondo, Dean Elgar, Faf du Plessis
Zimbabwe ODI Squad
Hamilton Masakadza(c), Solomon Mire, Craig Ervine, Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams, Peter Moor, Elton Chigumbura, Donald Tiripano, Kyle Jarvis, Brandon Mavuta, Richard Ngarava, Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Wellington Masakadza, Ryan Murray, Tendai Chatara
South Africa T20 Squad
Faf du Plessis(c), Junior Dala, Quinton de Kock, Jean-Paul Duminy, Robert Frylinck, Imran Tahir, Christiaan Jonker, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Lungi Ngidi, Dane Paterson, Andile Phehlukwayo, Tabraiz Shamsi, Gihahn Cloete, Rassie van der Dussen
Zimbabwe T20 Squad
Hamilton Masakadza(c), Solomon Mire, Neville Madziva, Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams, Peter Moor, Elton Chigumbura, Tendai Chisoro, Kyle Jarvis, Brandon Mavuta, Chris Mpofu, Chamu Chibhabha, Wellington Masakadza, Tarisai Musakanda, Tendai Chatara
Head To Head Record
ODI Record: In ODIs, South Africa has a very clear lead over Zimbabwe cricket team. They first faced each other in an ODI match back in 1992. Since then, the South African team has always dominated. They have won 35 matches while Zimbabwe was able to grab only two wins.
T20 Record: In T20s, both the teams have played only 3 matches against each other till now. The Proteas were victorious in all 3 of them, maintaining 100% winning record against Zimbabwe.
The complete schedule of the series is here:
|Sep 30||1st ODI||08:00 AM GMT / 10:00 AM Local|
|Oct 3||2nd ODI||11:30 AM GMT / 01.30 PM Local|
|Oct 6||3rd ODI||11:30 AM GMT / 01.30 PM Local|
|Oct 9||1st T20||04:00 PM GMT / 06:00 PM Local|
|Oct 12||2nd T20||04:00 PM GMT / 06:00 PM Local|
|Oct 14||3rd T20||12:30 PM GMT / 02:30 PM Local|
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