[Pro50] Rhinos Claim Win Over Rocks

Another match, another loss for Southern Rocks, this time a 7-wicket Pro50 loss to Rhinos. Put into bat, Rocks scored 211, with Richmond Mutambami's 82 forming the backbone of the innings. Robertson Chinyengetere added 30and that was about it as far as notable knocks went. Richard Muzhange and Simon Mugave took three apiece for Rhinos, whose chase of the target was never in doubt - the top three all scoring 50+, including 58 from in-the-doghouse Vusi Sibanda, and 77* from Gary Ballance. Rhinos reached the target in the 43rd over, with just 3 wickets lost. Full scorecard below the cut.
Rocks 211 (48.3 overs; Mutumbami 82, Muzhange 3/30), Rhinos 212/3 (42.2 overs; Ballance 77*, Matanga 2/43). Midwest Rhinos win by 7 wickets.

Southern Rocks innings (50 overs maximum) 	
                                                R 	M 	B 	4s 	6s 	SR
R Kaia 	        c Nyathi b Mugava 	        11 	47 	30 	0 	0 	36.66
PS Masvaure 	c Nyambanje b Muzhange 	        13 	22 	21 	2 	0 	61.90
CJ Chibhabha 	c ? b Mugava 	                16 	66 	42 	0 	0 	38.09
R Mutumbami*† 	b Madziva 	                82 	98 	84 	9 	1 	97.61
A Maregwede 	run out (Sibanda) 	        0 	5 	5 	0 	0 	0.00
R Chinyengetere c Marillier b Muzhange 	        30 	72 	53 	0 	0 	56.60
TS Chisoro 	c Ballance b Mugava 	        9 	26 	20 	0 	0 	45.00
H Matanga 	run out (Nicolson) 	        7 	22 	13 	0 	0 	53.84
T Kamungozi 	b Nicolson 	                7 	11 	9 	0 	0 	77.77
T Munyaradzi 	b Muzhange 	                7 	18 	12 	1 	0 	58.33
T Panyangara 	not out 	                3 	11 	9 	0 	0 	33.33
	Extras 	(lb 5, w 14, nb 7) 	        26 					
	Total 	(all out; 48.3 overs; 203 mins) 211 	(4.35 runs per over)

Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Masvaure, 4.6 ov), 2-40 (Kaia, 11.1 ov), 3-96 (Chibhabha, 21.4 ov), 
4-97 (Maregwede, 22.6 ov), 5-164 (Mutumbami, 36.2 ov), 6-180 (Chinyengetere, 41.3 ov), 
7-182 (Chisoro, 42.2 ov), 8-194 (Kamungozi, 45.1 ov), 9-198 (Matanga, 46.1 ov), 
10-211 (Munyaradzi, 48.3 ov)

Bowling 	O 	M 	R 	W 	Econ 		
R Muzhange 	11.3 	1 	30 	3 	2.60 		
IA Nicolson 	7 	0 	57 	1 	8.14 	(7nb, 3w) 	
N Madziva 	10 	0 	45 	1 	4.50 	(7w) 	
SM Mugava 	11 	1 	33 	3 	3.00 	(2w) 	
R Benade 	6 	0 	28 	0 	4.66 		
A Nyambanje 	3 	0 	13 	0 	4.33 	(2w) 	


Mid West Rhinos innings (target: 212 runs from 50 overs) 	
                                                        R 	M 	B 	4s 	6s 	SR
V Sibanda 	c Masvaure b Matanga 	                58 	86 	65 	5 	2 	89.23
SJ Marillier 	st †Mutumbami b Matanga 	        51 	79 	55 	7 	1 	92.72
GS Ballance* 	not out 	                        77 	74 	72 	6 	3 	106.94
R Nyathi 	b Kaia 	                                5 	13 	12 	1 	0 	41.66
R Benade 	not out 	                        17 	53 	51 	0 	0 	33.33
	Extras 	(w 3, nb 1) 	                        4 					
	Total 	(3 wickets; 42.2 overs; 154 mins) 	212 	(5.00 runs per over)

Did not bat: MH Wessels†, SM Mugava, N Madziva, A Nyambanje, R Muzhange, IA Nicolson

Fall of wickets: 1-111 (Marillier, 19.2 ov), 2-118 (Sibanda, 21.2 ov), 3-132 (Nyathi, 25.4 ov)

Bowling 	O 	M 	R 	W 	Econ 		
T Panyangara 	7 	0 	40 	0 	5.71 	(1w) 	
T Munyaradzi 	4 	0 	32 	0 	8.00 	(1nb) 	
PS Masvaure 	2 	0 	18 	0 	9.00 		
TS Chisoro 	3 	0 	17 	0 	5.66 	(1w) 	
H Matanga 	7.2 	0 	43 	2 	5.86 	(1w) 	
T Kamungozi 	8 	0 	22 	0 	2.75 		
R Kaia 	        9 	1 	22 	1 	2.44 		
R Chinyengetere 2 	0 	18 	0 	9.00 		

Match details
Toss: Mid West Rhinos, who chose to field
Points: Mid West Rhinos 4, Southern Rocks 0
List A debut: A Nyambanje (Mid West Rhinos)