Pak vs Zim, The 3rd ODI between Pakistan and Zimbabwe is to go live on Sunday, 2nd November 2020 at Local time 12:00 PM. The venue for this match will be the Rawalpindi Cricket stadium.
Pakistan and Zimbabwe have faced each other in ODI’s for almost 61 times and out of 61 Pakistan have won 54 times. In the last 20, ODI’s Zimbabwe only has one win. The visitor team will want to improve its performance. In this series, both teams have to do their best and to earn as many points as they can because it will affect their chances to qualify for the ICC World Cup.
|Match||3rd ODI: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe|
|Date||Tuesday 2nd Nov 2020|
|Time||12:00 PM PST, 12:30 PM IST|
|Venue||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi|
Probable Playing XI
As Haris Sohail was injured in the last game it is expected that he will be replaced by Haider Ali. He will play his debut match tomorrow against Zimbabwe at Rawalpindi Stadium. Chances of Shadab Khan joining the team in 2nd ODI. His chances to join the team in 2nd ODI are 50/50.
On the other hand, Zimbabwe will have no changes in the team.
Pakistan: Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam (C), Haider Ali, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Usman Qadir, Shaheen Afridi
Zimbabwe: Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Chamu Chibhabha, Craig Ervine, Brendan Taylor (wk), Sean Williams, Elton Chigumbura, Sikandar Raza, Wellington Masakadza, Carl Mumba, Donald Tiripano, Blessing Muzarabani
Pak vs Zim ODIs Head to Head Encounters
The two teams have faced each other 59 times in the so far, with Pakistan holding a 52-4 head-to-head win/loss record over Zimbabwe.
Matches played – 61
- Pak Won: 54
- Zim Won: 04
- Match Tie: 01
- No Result: 02
Pak vs Zim Match Analysis and Review
In the 1st ODI against Pakistan, overall Zimbabwe team wasn’t able to perform as expected. But Brendon Taylor, Wesley Madhevere and Craig Ervine performed very well with their bat. Brendon Taylor scored a magnificent century, and he scored 112 on 117 balls. Young Zimbabwe didn’t perform as we expected him to perform. He was the attention of so many nowadays he was a person of whom everyone was talking.
Pakistani team won its 1st ODI under the captaincy of Babar Azam. Pakistani batting was also not very fascinating as only Haris Sohail and Imam-ul-Haq performed well. On the bowling side, Wahab Riaz and Shaheen Shah destroyed the batting line-up of Zimbabwe. Shaheen Shah Afridi in his 10 overs spell took 5 wickets and 49 runs. However, Wahab Riaz in his 10 overs spell took 4 wickets on 41 runs.
Squad For ODI Series for Pak Vs ZIM
Pakistan Squad: Babar Azam (c), Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Abid Ali, Haider Ali, Abdullah Shafique. Haris Sohail, Mohammad Hafeez, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Rohail Nazir, Faheem Ashraf, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hasnain, Haris Rauf, Wahab Riaz, Usman Qadir, Zafar Gohar, Muhammad Musa.
Zimbabwe Squad: Chamu Chibhabha (c), Ryan Burl, Brian Chari, Tendai Chatara, Elton Chigumbura. Tendai Chisoro, Craig Ervine, Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Wesley Madhevere, Wellington Masakadza, Carl Mumba, Richmond Mutumbami. Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava, Sikandar Raza, Milton Shumba, Brendan Taylor, Donald Tiripano, Sean Williams, Faraz Akram.