Zimbabwe v New South Wales
New South Wales in Zimbabwe 1987/88
VenueHarare Sports Club, Harare on 19th, 21st, 22nd September 1987 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew South Wales won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresK Kanjee, DC Moore-Gordon
Close of play day 1New South Wales (1) 231/4 (Wellham 15*, Matthews 5*)
Close of play day 2New South Wales (2) 116/2 (Dyer 24*, PL Taylor 28*)

New South Wales first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SM Smallc and b Rawson78     
MA Taylorc Brown b Rawson44     
ME Waughc Curran b Butchart42     
MD O'Neilllbw b Traicos38     
*DM Wellhamnot out15     
GRJ Matthewsnot out5     
+GC Dyerdid not bat      
PL Taylordid not bat      
MR Whitneydid not bat      
GF Lawsondid not bat      
DR Gilbertdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 6 nb)9
Total(4 wickets, declared, 95 overs)231
Fall of wickets:
1-123, 2-130, 3-202, 4-208
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rawson23   5642--
Brandes18   5520--
Traicos39   14771--
Butchart15   3351--

Zimbabwe first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RD Brownc Dyer b Gilbert15     
AH Omarshahc Waugh b Lawson2     
WR Jamesc Small b PL Taylor14     
AJ Pycroftnot out57     
+DL Houghtonc Dyer b Whitney54     
KM Currannot out20     
AC Wallerdid not bat      
PWE Rawsondid not bat      
IP Butchartdid not bat      
EA Brandesdid not bat      
*AJ Traicosdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 4 nb)7
Total(4 wickets, declared, 60 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-25, 3-39, 4-130
New South Wales bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawson13   4391--
Whitney13   3251--
PL Taylor14   6361--
Gilbert10   1281--
Matthews10   0380--

New South Wales second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MA Taylorst Houghton b Traicos16     
GRJ Matthewsc Omarshah b Traicos41     
+GC Dyerc and b Traicos49     
PL Taylorb Traicos71     
ME Waughnot out20     
MR Whitneylbw b Omarshah0     
MD O'Neillnot out28     
SM Smalldid not bat      
*DM Wellhamdid not bat      
GF Lawsondid not bat      
DR Gilbertdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)13
Total(5 wickets, declared, 63 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-72, 3-182, 4-190, 5-192
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brandes17   1620--
Butchart8   1430--
Curran1   060--
Omarshah12   0381--

Zimbabwe second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RD Brownretired hurt8     
AH Omarshahb Whitney4     
WR Jamesc Matthews b PL Taylor27     
AJ Pycroftc PL Taylor b Matthews44     
+DL Houghtonc Gilbert b Matthews11     
KM Curranb Matthews7     
AC Wallernot out39     
PWE Rawsonnot out8     
IP Butchartdid not bat      
EA Brandesdid not bat      
*AJ Traicosdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)13
Total(5 wickets, 65 overs)161
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-58, 3-74, 4-93, 5-120
New South Wales bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawson6   290--
Whitney10   3231--
PL Taylor10   3241--
Gilbert15   8120--
Matthews18   4613--
O'Neill6   0220--

--> WR James (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> WR James made his debut for Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> GF Lawson made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> RD Brown retired hurt in the Zimbabwe second innings having scored 8 (team score 12/0)