Zimbabwe v Young Australia
Young Australia in Zimbabwe 1985/86
VenueHarare Sports Club, Harare on 1st, 2nd, 3rd October 1985 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossZimbabwe won the toss and decided to field
ResultYoung Australia won by 65 runs
UmpiresDB Arnott, K Kanjee
Close of play day 1Zimbabwe (1) 6/1 (Brown 1*, Traicos 2*)
Close of play day 2Young Australia (2) 214/2 (Jones 41*, Bishop 40*)

Young Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RB Kerrb Curran3     
BA Courticec Rawson b Traicos29     
MRJ Velettac Houghton b Curran4     
DM Jonesc Pycroft b Butchart59     
GA Bishopc Omarshah b Butchart10     
SR Waughc Houghton b Curran30     
SL Saundersc Paterson b Rawson53     
AIC Dodemaiderun out0     
+MGD Dimattinanot out64     
BA Reiddid not bat      
DR Gilbertdid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(8 wickets, declared, 94.5 overs)259
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-22, 3-84, 4-103, 5-109, 6-147, 7-147, 8-259 (94.5 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Curran24   6693--
Traicos28   9621--
Butchart12   1432--
Hick9   1240--

Zimbabwe first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RD Brownc Veletta b Gilbert13     
GA Patersonc Courtice b Gilbert0     
AJ Traicosc Kerr b Dodemaide6     
GA Hickc Bishop b Gilbert7     
*AJ Pycroftlbw b Gilbert18     
+DL Houghtonb Gilbert2     
KM Curranb Gilbert3     
AH Omarshahc Veletta b Gilbert0     
IP Butchartc Dimattina b Dodemaide32     
AC Wallerrun out27     
PWE Rawsonnot out6     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 4 nb)12
Total(all out, 43.5 overs)126
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-19, 3-35, 4-35, 5-37, 6-55, 7-55, 8-60, 9-108, 10-126 (43.5 ov)
Young Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gilbert18   7437--
Reid7   4200--
Dodemaide12   3272--

Young Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Courticec Houghton b Butchart59     
*RB Kerrc and b Butchart68     
DM Jonesnot out43     
GA Bishopnot out41     
MRJ Velettadid not bat      
SR Waughdid not bat      
SL Saundersdid not bat      
AIC Dodemaidedid not bat      
+MGD Dimattinadid not bat      
BA Reiddid not bat      
DR Gilbertdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb)6
Total(2 wickets, declared, 53 overs)217
Fall of wickets:
1-119, 2-140
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rawson8   1230--
Curran15   1570--
Traicos17   1710--
Butchart13   1632--

Zimbabwe second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RD Brownc Dimattina b Gilbert0     
GA Patersonc Dimattina b Gilbert12     
GA Hickc Veletta b Gilbert154     
*AJ Pycroftb Reid1     
+DL Houghtonc Jones b Gilbert37     
AC Wallerb Waugh9     
KM Curranc Dimattina b Gilbert17     
AH Omarshahc Veletta b Reid22     
IP Butchartb Gilbert1     
PWE Rawsonnot out20     
AJ Traicosc Saunders b Waugh0     
Extras(6 lb, 6 nb)12
Total(all out, 80 overs)285
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-33, 3-37, 4-135, 5-178, 6-235, 7-240, 8-247, 9-284, 10-285 (80 ov)
Young Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gilbert20   4756--
Reid25   3662--
Dodemaide19   3630--
Saunders2   0180--
Waugh14   2572--

--> MGD Dimattina (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> SR Waugh made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> MRJ Veletta made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> DR Gilbert achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Zimbabwe first innings (previous best was 5-56)