Zimbabwe kick West Indies by 5 runs underneath a Duckworth-Lewis process in Friday’s rain-affected one-day general to validate for a triangular array final opposite Sri Lanka.
Tendai Chisoro played a essential purpose with bat and round as Zimbabwe staged a conspicuous comeback.
Chisoro scored an dominant 42 and afterwards claimed total of 2 for 23 in 6 overs to assistance Zimbabwe redeem from a catastrophic position and go by to Sunday’s final.
With West Indian spin twin Devendra Bishoo and Ashley Nurse picking adult 3 wickets apiece, Zimbabwe were reduced to 89 for 7 in their innings though recovered to post 218 for 8 in 49 overs on a behind of Sikandar Raza Butt’s dominant 76.
Crucially, Sikandar Raza and Chisoro combined 50 runs from a final 5 overs of a innings, putting on an consecutive 91 to set a new record for ninth-wicket stands by Zimbabwe in ODIs.
In reply, a West Indies were 124 for 5 in a 29th over when sleet returned to move a compare to a beforehand end, withdrawal them brief of a Duckworth-Lewis equivalent.
Hosts Zimbabwe will now face Sri Lanka in Sunday’s final during a same venue.