Zimbabwe v Middlesex
Middlesex in Zimbabwe 1980/81
VenueSalisbury Sports Club, Salisbury on 11th, 12th, 13th October 1980 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossZimbabwe won the toss and decided to field
ResultMiddlesex won by 82 runs
UmpiresPR Latham, ID Robinson
Close of play day 1Zimbabwe (1) 56/4 (Bentley 34*, Traicos 0*; 19 overs)
Close of play day 2Zimbabwe (2) 43/0 (Brown 30*, Fletcher 12*; 16 overs)

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+PR Downtonc Brown b Fletcher10     
WN Slacklbw b Fletcher8     
RO Butcherb Bentley50     
MW Gattingc Traicos b Bentley99     
*CT Radleyc Brown b de Grandhomme40     
JE Embureyb Fletcher32     
IJ Gouldc Hodgson b Kaschula8     
MWW Selveylbw b Fletcher9     
RJ Marulbw b Fletcher9     
WG Merryc Brown b Hogg0     
SP Hughesnot out1     
Extras(6 b, 14 lb, 3 nb)23
Total(all out, 91.4 overs)289
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-27, 3-110, 4-217, 5-223, 6-250, 7-279, 8-280, 9-285, 10-289 (91.4 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hogg15   0381--
Bentley25   6572--
Kaschula24   5781--
Butchart3   0150--
Traicos7   1200--
de Grandhomme4   1101--

Zimbabwe first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+RD Brownb Selvey0     
*DAG Fletcherc Gould b Selvey11     
RM Bentleyb Selvey65     
JG Heronlbw b Selvey0     
AJ Pycroftb Merry1     
AJ Traicoslbw b Hughes13     
CTA Hodgsonc Gould b Hughes0     
IP Butchartc Gould b Selvey14     
LL de Grandhommeb Selvey0     
VR Hoggnot out2     
RH Kaschulab Selvey0     
Extras(1 lb, 11 nb)12
Total(all out, 33.4 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Brown), 2-40 (Fletcher), 3-44 (Heron), 4-51 (Pycroft), 5-77 (Traicos), 6-77 (Hodgson), 7-96, 8-113, 9-118, 10-118 (33.4 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hughes12   2462--
Merry5   1151--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+PR Downton hit wkt b Fletcher9     
WN Slackb Hogg94     
RO Butcherb Fletcher0     
MW Gattinglbw b Hogg4     
*CT Radleylbw b Hogg13     
JE Embureyst Brown b Kaschula22     
IJ Gouldc and b Traicos57     
MWW Selveylbw b Traicos23     
RJ Marub Traicos1     
SP Hughesb Traicos1     
WG Merrynot out3     
Extras(6 b, 11 lb)17
Total(all out, 76.4 overs)244
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Downton), 2-17 (Butcher), 3-22 (Gatting), 4-62 (Radley), 5-119 (Emburey), 6-214 (Gould), 7-215, 8-221, 9-230, 10-244 (76.4 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hogg16   1633--
Fletcher15   5302--
Bentley6   1160--
Kaschula12   0351--
de Grandhomme5   1210--

Zimbabwe second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+RD Brownc Radley b Hughes78     
*DAG Fletcherrun out40     
RM Bentleyc Downton b Hughes16     
JG Heronlbw b Selvey53     
AJ Pycroftc Downton b Hughes76     
CTA Hodgsonc Downton b Hughes6     
IP Butchartc Gatting b Hughes0     
LL de Grandhommeb Merry17     
AJ Traicosc Maru b Emburey16     
VR Hoggnot out2     
RH Kaschulab Hughes0     
Extras(9 b, 9 lb, 11 nb)29
Total(all out, 122.4 overs)333
Fall of wickets:
1-107 (Fletcher), 2-135 (Brown), 3-140 (Bentley), 4-251 (Heron), 5-262 (Hodgson), 6-264 (Butchart), 7-304 (de Grandhomme), 8-328 (Pycroft), 9-332 (Traicos), 10-333 (Kaschula, 122.4 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Selvey22   9481--
Merry24   3811--
Emburey35   11741--
Maru12   4230--

--> IP Butchart (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> WN Slack (2) passed his previous highest score of 66 in First-Class matches
--> WN Slack (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 34
--> RD Brown (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 69
--> CTA Hodgson made his debut for Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> CTA Hodgson made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> SP Hughes achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed AJ Pycroft in the Zimbabwe second innings (previous best was 4-36)
--> SP Hughes achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Zimbabwe second innings