Zimbabwe in Kenya (Tri-Series) 2008

Uganda v Zimbabwe: Tour Match
Ruaraka Sports Club, Nairobi, 16 October 2008

Zimbabwe 175 (Masakadza 55, Waiswa 2/40)
Uganda 142/6 (31.4 overs [D/L target 125]; Kyobe 51)
Uganda win by 17 runs (D/L method) (Match report)

Ireland v Zimbabwe: 1st Tri-Series ODI
Gymkhana Ground, Nairobi, 17 October 2008

Zimbabwe 303/8 (50 overs; Taibu 74, Connell 3/68)
Ireland 147 (46.1/50 overs; K O'Brien 38, Dabengwa 3/17)
Zimbabwe win by 156 runs (Match report & scorecard)

Kenya v Ireland: 2nd Tri-Series ODI
Ireland 285/6 (47/47 overs; K O'Brien 83, Tikolo 2/43), Kenya 199 (44/47 overs; Kamande 42, Cusack 3/29). Ireland win by 86 runs.

Kenya v Zimbabwe: 3rd Tri-Series ODI
Gymkhana Ground, Nairobi, 19 October 2008

Kenya 285/9 (50 overs; Tikolo 102, Mpofu 6/52)
Zimbabwe 190 (38.1 overs; Matsikenyeri 56, Varaiya 3/53)
Kenya win by 95 runs (Match report & scorecard)

Ireland v Zimbabwe: 4th Tri-Series ODI
Gymkhana Ground, Nairobi, 21 October 2008

Match abandoned without play - wet outfield.
No result

Kenya v Ireland: 5th Tri-Series ODI
Match abandoned without play - rain. No result.

Kenya v Zimbabwe: 6th Tri-Series ODI
Gymkhana Ground, Nairobi, 23 October 2008

Match abandoned without play - rain.
No result

Final Series Table

             Pl  W L T NR   Pts     NRR
1 Zimbabwe    4  1 1 0  2     9  +0.610
2 Kenya       4  1 1 0  2     9  +0.093
3 Ireland     4  1 1 0  2     9  -0.722

Kenya v Zimbabwe: Tri-Series Final
Gymkhana Ground, Nairobi, 25 October 2008

Match abandoned without play - wet outfield.
No result. Zimbabwe and Kenya share trophy.

ICC ODI Rankings: after round-robin stage

                Pl    Pts  Rating   Ch
9  Bangladesh   30   1420      47
10 Ireland      10    190      19   -3
11 Zimbabwe     17    259      15   -1
12 Kenya         5     69      14  +14

(Ch = change in rating over course of series)