Zimbabwe in New Zealand 2012

New Zealand XI v Zimbabweans
Harry Barker Reserve, Gisborne, 21-23 January 2012

New Zealand XI 272/7d (73.5 overs; Watling 84, S Masakadza 2/36) & 274/5 (62 overs; van Wyk 61, Cremer 1/56)
Zimbabweans 329 (107 overs; Chakabva 87*, Wagner 3/86)
Match drawn (Match report & scorecard)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe
McLean Park, Napier, 26-28 January 2012

New Zealand 495/7 decl (123.4 overs; Taylor 122, Watling 102*, Cremer 2/112)
Zimbabwe 51 (28.5 overs; Waller 23, Martin 2/5) & 143 (f/o; 48.3 overs; Chakabva 63, Martin 6/26)
New Zealand win by an innings and 301 runs (Match report & scorecard)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe: 1st ODI
University Oval, Dunedin, 3 February 2012

New Zealand 248 (48.3 overs; Guptill 70, S Masakadza 4/46)
Zimbabwe 158 (41.1 overs; Taylor 58, Nicol 4/19)
New Zealand win by 90 runs (Match report & scorecard)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe: 2nd ODI
Cobham Oval, Whangarei, 6 February 2012

New Zealand 372/6 (50 overs; Nicol 146, Utseya 3/71)
Zimbabwe 231/8 (50 overs; Chigumbura 63, Oram 3/29)
New Zealand win by 141 runs (Match report & scorecard)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe: 3rd ODI
McLean Park, Napier, 9 February 2012

New Zealand 373/3 (50 overs; M McCullum 119, Jarvis 2/58)
Zimbabwe 171 (44 overs; Taylor 65, Williamson 2/13)
New Zealand win by 202 runs (Match report & scorecard)

ICC ODI Rankings (after 3rd ODI)

                  Pl    Pts   Rt    Ch
 7  New Zealand   28   2466   88   (+1)
 8  West Indies   27   2146   79
 9  Bangladesh    32   1995   62
10  Zimbabwe      33   1511   46   (-1)

(Ch = change in rating points over the course of the series)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe: 1st T20 International
Eden Park, Auckland, 11 February 2012

Zimbabwe 159/8 (20 overs; H Masakadza 53, Bates 3/31)
New Zealand 160/3 (16.5 overs; Guptill 91*, Jarvis 2/32
New Zealand win by 7 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

New Zealand v Zimbabwe
Seddon Park, Hamilton, 14 February 2012

Zimbabwe 200/2 (20 overs; Taylor 75*, Hira 1/31)
New Zealand 202/5 (19.4 overs; Franklin 60, Chigumbura 2/23)
New Zealand win by 5 wickets (Match report & scorecard)

ICC T20I Rankings (after 2nd T20I)

                  Pl  QM   Pts   Rt  Ch
 1  England       11  19  1435  130
 2  New Zealand   11  21  1311  119  +2
 3  Sri Lanka      9  18  1056  117
 4  South Africa   8  16   900  113
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 9  Afghanistan    3   8   224   75
10  Zimbabwe       9  13   463   51  -3
(Ch = change in rating points over the course of the series)