Zimbabwe v Leicestershire
Leicestershire in Zimbabwe 1980/81
VenueQueens Sports Club, Bulawayo on 13th, 14th, 15th March 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossLeicestershire won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresPR Latham, A Venables
Close of play day 1Zimbabwe (1) 14/2 (Dunk 10*; 6.1 overs)
Close of play day 2Leicestershire (2) 35/1 (Balderstone 23*, Agnew 0*; 18 overs)

Leicestershire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Cobbc Brown b Fletcher13     
JC Balderstonec Traicos b Curran79     
DS Steeleb Fletcher52     
JH Hampshirelbw b Curran10     
NE Brierslbw b Kaschula2     
*+RW Tolchardb Curran0     
P Boothc Traicos b Curran10     
JP Agnewc and b Kaschula3     
G Forsternot out17     
NGB Cookc Fletcher b Traicos6     
LB Taylorc Pycroft b Traicos3     
Extras(8 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)14
Total(all out, 102.1 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Cobb), 2-136 (Steele), 3-158 (Hampshire), 4-165, 5-165, 6-167, 7-175, 8-188, 9-197, 10-209 (102.1 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Curran16   7334--
Jarvis6   0360--
Kaschula29   9462--
Fletcher19   7332--

Zimbabwe first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DL Houghtonc Cook b Taylor1     
TW Dunkc Tolchard b Cook14     
+RD Brownc Tolchard b Agnew1     
*DAG Fletcherc sub b Booth66     
JG Heronc Briers b Booth83     
AJ Pycroftc Tolchard b Balderstone54     
GC Wallacec and b Steele14     
KM Curranrun out16     
AJ Traicosnot out26     
MP Jarvisc sub b Booth0     
RH Kaschulac and b Agnew9     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 8 nb)14
Total(all out, 89.2 overs)298
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Houghton), 2-14 (Brown), 3-28 (Dunk), 4-158 (Heron), 5-175 (Fletcher), 6-216 (Wallace), 7-243 (Curran), 8-271 (Pycroft), 9-280 (Jarvis), 10-298 (Kaschula)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor1   101--
Booth15   3473--
Steele14   5331--
Cook34   9851--
Forster5   0300--
Balderstone5   0241--

Leicestershire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Cobbb Kaschula12     
JC Balderstonelbw b Fletcher70     
JP Agnewb Traicos5     
DS Steelec Brown b Fletcher36     
NE Briersnot out60     
JH Hampshirec Pycroft b Kaschula58     
*+RW Tolchardnot out6     
P Boothdid not bat      
G Forsterdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
LB Taylordid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)13
Total(5 wickets, declared, 109.4 overs)260
Fall of wickets:
1-35 (Cobb), 2-50 (Agnew), 3-127 (Balderstone), 4-135 (Steele), 5-240 (Hampshire)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Curran11   2410--
Jarvis3   0100--
Kaschula41   14952--
Fletcher15   3292--

Zimbabwe second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DL Houghtonb Booth1     
JG Heronc Balderstone b Agnew0     
+RD Brownnot out30     
AJ Pycroftc Steele b Cook1     
*DAG Fletchernot out20     
TW Dunkdid not bat      
GC Wallacedid not bat      
KM Currandid not bat      
AJ Traicosdid not bat      
MP Jarvisdid not bat      
RH Kaschuladid not bat      
Extras(2 nb)2
Total(3 wickets, 23 overs)54
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Houghton), 2-1 (Heron), 3-3 (Pycroft)
Leicestershire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Agnew1   011--
Booth2   051--
Steele3   130--
Cook10   2231--
Forster6   1200--
Balderstone1   100--

--> KM Curran (1) passed his previous highest score of 12 in First-Class matches
--> MP Jarvis made his debut for Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> G Forster made his debut for Leicestershire in First-Class matches
--> MP Jarvis made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> G Forster made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> NE Briers made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> KM Curran achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Leicestershire first innings (previous best was 2-28)
--> JP Agnew reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed RH Kaschula, his 2nd wicket in the Zimbabwe first innings