Scotland and Zimbabwe are scheduled to play fifth match of 2016 ICC World Twenty20 on 10 March at VCA stadium in Nagpur. The match will kicks off at 15:00 local time, 9:30 GMT, 10:30 BST. Scotland lost their first match of wt20 against Afghanistan whereas Zimbabwe won against Hong Kong.
Though Zimbabwe defeated Hong Kong in the opening match of world cup but it wasn’t a convincing win for them. It was tremendous knock from Vusi Sibanda who smashed 59 runs to lead Zimbabwean side to post 158 runs challenging total on the board. Elton Chigumbura, Waller played some gorgeous shoots towards the end of innings which was quite needful.
Check more: ICC World T20 2016 points table
159 runs target was not easy for Hong Kong but bowlers didn’t bowl well for Zimbabwe. They allowed Hong Kong opener Atkinson to settled down and scored fifty. Captain Tanwir Afzal scored quick firing 31 in 17 balls that could really caused the match to Zimbabwe. At the end they managed to win by 14 runs but Zimbabwe will really be looking to improve their performance in this match.
On the other hand Scotland will definitely be looking forward to get fresh start in this 5th game of world t20. The fact is they were also close to win their first match of tournament against Afghanistan but losing wickets at the crucial moments in the match and letting Afghani team to score 170, really hurt them in the match. Hence they will be looking to make comeback in the competition.
Find out: Wt20 2016 results
Hamilton Masakadza (c), Sean Williams, Tendai Chatara, Wellington Masakadza, Chamu Chibhabha, Tinashe Panyangara, Donald Tiripano, Peter Moor, Elton Chigumbura, Sikandar Raza, Richmond Mutumbami, Tendai Chisoro, Tawanda Mupariwa, Malcolm Waller and Vusi Sibanda.
Preston Mommsen (c), Kyle Coetzer, Matt Machan, Gavin Main, Alasdair Evans, Con de Lange, Michael Leask, Mark Watt, George Munsey, Josh Davey, Calum MacLeod, Richie Berrington, Matthew Cross, Safyaan Sharif and Rob Taylor.
Zimbabwe are favorites to win this match against Scotland and they have got 60 percent winning chances.
TV Channels Listing
|Country/ Region||Broadcasting Network (s)|
|Sri Lanka||Star Sports|
|Australia||Fox Sports, Channel 9|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports|
|Afghanistan||Star Sports, Ariana TV Network|
|United Kingdom||Sky Sports, BBC|
|USA||Willow TV, ESPN3|
|Middle East||OSN Sports|
|Canada||Sportsnet, Willow TV|
Live Stream Online
The live cricket streaming of Zimbabwe vs Scotland match will be shown by Star Sports and Hotstar. Sky Sports to stream live Sco vs Zim match in UK region.
Live score and latest updates of Scotland vs Zimbabwe wt20 game will be provided by cricbuzz.com and espncricinfo.com.