Zimbabwe v England
England in Zimbabwe 1996/97 (2nd ODI)
VenueHarare Sports Club, Harare on 1st January 1997 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossEngland won the toss and decided to field
ResultZimbabwe won by 6 runs (Duckworth/Lewis method)
UmpiresGR Evans, ID Robinson
TV umpireRB Tiffin
RefereeHanumant Singh
Man of the MatchJP Crawley, PA Strang

Zimbabwe inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
GW Flowerc Hussain b Gough410161-40.00
AC Wallerb Mullally054--0.00
*ADR Campbellc Stewart b Gough1417372-82.35
DL Houghtonc Croft b Mullally59111-55.56
+A Flowerc Stewart b Mullally631141734-55.26
CN Evanslbw b Croft3250644-64.00
GJ Whittallrun out (Hussain)142631-153.85
PA Strangc Atherton b Croft165--16.67
HH Streaknot out4353614-81.13
EA Brandesc Atherton b Gough022--0.00
JA Rennieb Gough032--0.00
Extras(11 lb, 3 nb, 10 w)24
Total(all out, 208 minutes, 48.5 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Waller), 2-14 (GW Flower), 3-26 (Houghton), 4-38 (Campbell), 5-97 (Evans), 6-125 (Whittall), 7-126 (Strang), 8-200 (A Flower), 9-200 (Brandes), 10-200 (Rennie)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Mullally9   12932-18.003.22
Silverwood6   030043-5.00
White10   1390---3.90
Croft10   2332--30.003.30
Irani5   0150---3.00

England inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
NV Knightc Houghton b Brandes01010--0.00
+AJ Stewartc A Flower b Whittall4137516-110.81
JP Crawleyst A Flower b Strang731091404166.97
N Hussainlbw b Whittall71844--38.89
*MA Athertonc Whittall b Strang2539381-64.10
RC Iranist A Flower b Strang51924--26.32
C Whitelbw b Streak4617--66.67
RDB Croftnot out1012151-83.33
D Goughnot out226--100.00
CEW Silverwooddid not bat      
AD Mullallydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 5 w)12
Total(7 wickets, innings closed, 176 minutes, 42 overs)179
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Knight), 2-67 (Stewart), 3-95 (Hussain), 4-137 (Atherton), 5-157 (Crawley), 6-165 (Irani), 7-169 (White)
Zimbabwe bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Brandes6   2251--36.004.17
Rennie5   02601--5.20
Streak8   04112-48.005.12
Whittall8   03021-24.003.75
Evans2   0601--3.00
Strang9   0243--18.002.67
GW Flower4   0200---5.00

--> England target was 186 runs in 42 overs
--> HH Streak passed his previous highest score of 36 in List A matches
--> HH Streak passed his previous highest score of 36 in ODI matches
--> AJ Stewart passed 9500 runs in List A matches when he reached 31
--> JP Crawley passed his previous highest score of 18 in ODI matches
--> C White made his debut in Zimbabwe in List A matches
--> C White made his debut in Zimbabwe in ODI matches
--> AD Mullally achieved his best innings bowling analysis in ODI matches when he dismissed A Flower in the Zimbabwe innings (previous best was 2-24)

England required 185 off 42 overs (target reduced because of rain delay)