Zimbabwe v England A
England A in Kenya and Zimbabwe 1989/90
VenueHarare Sports Club, Harare on 24th, 25th, 26th, 28th, 29th March 1990 (5-day match)
Balls per over6
TossZimbabwe won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJH Hampshire, K Kanjee
Close of play day 1England A (1) 6/1 (Stephenson 0*, Illingworth 6*)
Close of play day 2England A (1) 197/5 (Illingworth 106*, Thorpe 17*)
Close of play day 3England A (1) 334/7 (Rhodes 55*, MP Bicknell 1*)
Close of play day 4Zimbabwe (2) 156/3 (Houghton 6*, Pycroft 11*)

Zimbabwe first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GW Flowerc Blakey b Igglesden2158    
DG Goodwinc Whitaker b Igglesden417    
+A Flowerc Whitaker b MP Bicknell36101    
AJ Pycroftc Nicholas b Igglesden1531    
*DL Houghtonb Watkin2991    
CM Robertsonc MP Bicknell b Illingworth746    
GA Patersonc Whitaker b Illingworth431    
EA Brandeslbw b Igglesden1223    
AJ Traicosc Rhodes b Watkin827    
MP Jarvisnot out17    
KG Duersc and b Igglesden010    
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 3 nb, 5 w)12
Total(all out, 89 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Goodwin), 2-60 (A Flower), 3-78 (GW Flower), 4-89 (Pycroft), 5-109 (Robertson), 6-123 (Houghton), 7-123 (Paterson), 8-146 (Brandes), 9-148 (Traicos), 10-149 (Duers, 89 ov)
England A bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Igglesden20   7335--
MP Bicknell16   4351--
Watkin26   8432--
Stephenson4   160--
Illingworth23   12282--

England A first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bicknellc Goodwin b Brandes03    
JP Stephensonc Brandes b Traicos2494    
RK Illingworthlbw b Jarvis106277 9- 
RJ Blakeyc Pycroft b Brandes615    
JJ Whitakerc A Flower b Brandes218    
*MCJ Nicholasc Goodwin b Brandes38136    
GP Thorpest A Flower b Traicos98234 12- 
+SJ Rhodesb Traicos86190    
MP Bicknellc Houghton b Jarvis1022    
AP Igglesdennot out014    
SL Watkindid not bat      
Extras(6 lb, 1 w)7
Total(9 wickets, declared, 167 overs)377
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (DJ Bicknell), 2-70 (Stephenson), 3-81 (Blakey), 4-85 (Whitaker), 5-171 (Nicholas), 6-197 (Illingworth), 7-333 (Thorpe), 8-367 (MP Bicknell), 9-377 (Rhodes, 167 ov)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brandes42   91194--
Traicos49   18813--
Jarvis42   71092--
Duers31   12500--
GW Flower3   0120--

Zimbabwe second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GW Flowerc Thorpe b Igglesden52224 1- 
DG Goodwinc Watkin b MP Bicknell05    
+A Flowerc Rhodes b Stephenson782082627- 
*DL Houghtonb Watkin57146    
AJ Pycroftlbw b MP Bicknell70230    
CM Robertsonrun out05    
GA Patersonrun out02    
EA Brandesnot out23124    
AJ Traicosnot out08    
MP Jarvisdid not bat      
KG Duersdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 8 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)16
Total(7 wickets, 158 overs)296
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Goodwin), 2-138 (A Flower), 3-138 (GW Flower), 4-233 (Houghton), 5-233 (Robertson), 6-239 (Paterson), 7-294 (Pycroft)
England A bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Igglesden36   6861--
MP Bicknell29   12492--
Watkin38   8911--
Illingworth43   24300--
Stephenson12   3281--

--> GW Flower (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> GW Flower (2) passed his previous highest score of 21 in First-Class matches
--> A Flower (2) passed his previous highest score of 44 in First-Class matches
--> RK Illingworth made his debut in Zimbabwe in First-Class matches
--> AP Igglesden reached 200 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed GW Flower, his 1st wicket in the Zimbabwe second innings