SCO beat ZIM, 1st T20: Richie Berrington’s knock guides Scotland to their first-ever T20I win against Zimbabwe: Scotland registered their first-ever T20I win against Zimbabwe on Wednesday as they defeated the visitors (Zimbabwe) by seen runs in the opening contest of the three-match T20I series. With the win, Kyle Coetzer led Scotland go 1-0 up in their ongoing T20I series.
Richie Berrington anchored Scotland’s innings, hitting seven fours and three sixes in his 61-ball 82 as the hosts posted 141 for six after 20 overs.
SCO beat ZIM, 1st T20: Zimbabwe — playing their first match since the retirement of national great Brendan Taylor — fell just short in their chase despite the efforts of Milton Shumba, who scored an unbeaten 45 off 30 deliveries.
Paceman Safyaan Sharif defended 14 runs in the game’s final over by bowling Wellington Masakadza and running out Tendai Chatara as the visitors finished on 134 for nine.
SCO beat ZIM, 1st T20: Richie Berrington’s knock guides Scotland to their first-ever T20I win against Zimbabwe
SCO beat ZIM, 1st T20: Scotland play two more Twenty20 fixtures before their T20 World Cup group-stage opener against Bangladesh in Oman on October 17.
The Scots will also face Oman and Papua New Guinea in Group B of the tournament.