Zimbabwe in South Africa 2007/08 (CSA Franchise Competitions)

SuperSport Challenge

South African Composite XI v Zimbabwe: SuperSport Challenge, 1st Match
Potchefstroom, 22-25 November 2007

South African Composite XI 288 (Hector 79, Maruma 4/68) & 261 (Hector 96, Maruma 3/91)
Zimbabwe 493 (Utseya 115*, Symes 4/191) & 57/0 (Taylor 35*, Sibanda 19*)
Zimbabwe win by 10 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

South African Composite XI v Zimbabwe: SuperSport Challenge, 2nd Match
Paarl, 20-22 December 2007

Zimbabwe 89 (Chigumbura 35, Coetzee 4/19) & 246 (Taibu 100, Burger 5/59)
SA Composite XI 186 (Madsen 70*, Utseya 5/40) & 98 (Coetzee 17*, Chigumbura 5/33)
Zimbabwe win by 51 runs (Match report & scorecard)

South African Composite XI v Zimbabwe: SuperSport Challenge, 3rd Match
Kimberley, 3-6 January 2008

Zimbabwe 256 (Dabengwa 79, Kreusch 3/28) & 417 (Williams 107, Walters 4/114)
South African Composite XI 353 (McLaren 80, Koortzen 80, Utseya 5/70) & 186 (Jeggels 46, Bossenger 46, Utseya 3/10).
Zimbabwe win by 134 runs (Match report & scorecard)

MTN Domestic Championship

Zimbabwe Chevrons v Chevrolet Warriors
Queen's Sports Club, Bulawayo, 10 February 2008

Chevrons 213/9 (45/45 overs; Taibu 52, Theron 4/33)
Warriors 215/4 (42.5/45 overs; Jacobs 68, Price 1/27)
Warriors win by 6 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Nashua Titans v Zimbabwe Chevrons
SuperSport Park, Centurion, 12 February 2008

Chevrons 195/9 (39/39 overs; Masakadza 56, van der Merwe 4/24)
Titans 201/3 (38/39 overs; du Plessis 87*, Masakadza 1/24)
Titans win by 7 wickets (Match report and scorecard)

Gestetner Diamond Eagles v Zimbabwe Chevrons
De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley, 13 February 2008

Chevrons 218/7 (45 overs; Williams 102, Telemachus 2/39)
Eagles 221/7 (42.4 overs; Dippenaar 87*, Brent 2/37)
Eagles win by 3 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Zimbabwe Chevrons v Nashua Cape Cobras
Harare Sports Club, 17 February 2008

Chevrons 220/8 (50 overs; Chigumbura 53, Kemp 4/16)
Cape Cobras 181 (41.4 overs; Kemp 57*, Brent 3/22)
Chevrons win by 39 runs (Match report & scorecard)

bizhub Highveld Lions v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Sedgars Park, Potchefstroom, 19 February 2008

Chevrons 222/9 (45/45 overs; Williams 89, de Wet 4/46)
Lions 223/7 (44.3 overs; Cook 80, Chigumbura 3/32)
Lions win by 3 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Nashua Dolphins v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Kingsmead, Durban, 20 February 2008

Chevrons 120 (35.2/45 overs; Williams 28, Louw 5/27)
Dolphins 121/5 (28.3/45 overs; Amla 39*, Mupariwa 4/24)
Dolphins win by 5 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Zimbabwe Chevrons v Nashua Titans
Queen's Sports Club, Bulawayo, 24 February 2008

Chevrons 223/8 (45/45 overs; Taibu 106, Mbhlati 4/36)
Titans 224/7 (43.3/45 overs; Bodi 74, Price 2/37)
Titans win by 3 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Zimbabwe Chevrons v Nashua Dolphins
Harare Sports Club, 27 February 2008

Nashua Dolphins 182/9 (45/45 overs; Smit 46, Utseya 2/31)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 185/7 (44.1/45 overs; Matsikenyeri 58*, Louw 4/29)
Chevrons win by 3 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Zimbabwe Chevrons v bizhub Highveld Lions
Harare Sports Club, 2 March 2008

bizhub Highveld Lions 225/6 (45/45 overs; Cook 56, Masakadza 2/10)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 205/5 (37.3/39 overs; Masakadza 54, Mafa 2/27)
Chevrons win by 5 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Chevrolet Warriors v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Buffalo Park, East London, 4 March 2008

Zimbabwe Chevrons 173 (42/45 overs; Masakadza 92, Theron 3/23)
Chevrolet Warriors 174/4 (33.3/45 overs; Jacobs 92*, Maruma 2/36)
Chevrolet Warriors win by 6 wickets (Match scorecard)

Nashua Cape Cobras v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Boland Bank Park, Paarl, 5 March 2008

Nashua Cape Cobras 174/8 (45/45 overs; Canning 35*, Price 3/23)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 175/7 (43.3 overs; Chakabva 71*, Kleinveldt 4/35)
Chevrons win by 3 wickets (Match scorecard)

Gestetner Diamond Eagles v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Queen's Sports Club, Bulawayo, 9 March 2008

Gestetner Diamond Eagles 244/5 (45/45 overs; Dippenaar 108, Brent 2/17)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 246/8 (45/45 overs; Taibu 98*, Telemachus 4/34)
Chevrons win by 2 wickets (Match scorecard)

MTN Domestic Championship (final table)

                  Pl  W  L  T NR BP  Pts     NRR
1 Titans          12  9  1  1  1  4   44  +0.737
2 Warriors        12  6  5  1  0  2   28  -0.221
3 Eagles          12  6  6  0  0  3   27  +0.176
4 Cape Cobras     12  6  6  0  0  2   26  -0.043
5 Dolphins        12  5  6  0  1  4   26  +0.452
6 Zimbabwe        12  5  7  0  0  0   20  -0.225
7 Lions           12  3  9  0  0  0   12  -0.805

Note: Cape Cobras finish ahead of Dolphins by virtue of winning more matches.

Standard Bank Pro20 Series

Chevrolet Warriors v Zimbabwe Chevrons
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth, 25 March 2008

Chevrolet Warriors 122/5 (20/20 overs; Kreusch 30, Chigumbura 1/14)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 123/8 (20/20 overs; Chibhabha 31, Botha 4/19)
Chevrons win by 2 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Gestetner Diamond Eagles v Zimbabwe Chevrons
OUTsurance Oval, Bloemfontein, 26 March 2008

Gestetner Diamond Eagles 181/3 (Bosman 94, Mupariwa 1/14)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 89/9 (Masakadza 28, Taylor 28, Tshabalala 2/16)
Eagles win by 98 runs (D/L method) (Match report & scorecard)

bizhub Highveld Lions v Zimbabwe Chevrons
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, 27 March 2008

bizhub Highveld Lions 158/5 (20/20 overs; van Jaarsveld 65*, Dabengwa 2/34)
Zimbabwe Chevrons 90 (17.5/20 overs; Matsikenyeri 32, Deacon 4/15)
Lions win by 68 runs (Match report & scorecard)

Nashua Dolphins v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Kingsmead, Durban, 2 April 2008

Zimbabwe Chevrons 131/8 (20/20 overs; Taylor 55, Smit 3/19)
Nashua Dolphins 132/6 (19.2/20 overs; Watson 35, Dabengwa 3/19)
Dolphins win by 4 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Nashua Cape Cobras v Zimbabwe Chevrons
Newlands, Cape Town, 9 April 2008

Zimbabwe Chevrons 84/9 (20/20 overs; Chigumbura 18, Langeveldt 3/14)
Nashua Cape Cobras 87/2 (12.4/20 overs; Puttick 41*, Price 2/8)
Cape Cobras win by 8 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

Nashua Titans v Zimbabwe Chevrons
SuperSport Park, Centurion, 11 April 2008

Zimbabwe Chevrons 151/6 (20/20 overs; Matsikenyeri 51, van der Merwe 3/18)
Nashua Titans 139/9 (van der Merwe 70*, Chigumbura 5/13)
Chevrons win by 12 runs (Match report and scorecard)

Standard Bank Pro20 Table (final table)

               Pl  W L T NR B P   Pts      NRR

1 Cape Cobras   6  5 - -  1 2 -    24   +1.380
2 Dolphins      6  4 2 -  - 2 -    18   +0.360
3 Eagles        6  3 2 1  - 2 -    16   +0.840
4 Titans        6  3 3 -  - 2 -    14   +0.110
5 Lions         6  1 3 1  1 1 -     9   +0.000
6 Zimbabwe      6  1 5 -  - - -     4   -1.840
7 Warriors      6  1 5 -  - - -     4   -0.610