India in Zimbabwe 2013
July 24 - August 3
Five-match ODI series in Zimbabwe
Jun 21, 2013India will tour Zimbabwe for a series of five one-dayers after their tri-series in the West Indies that concludes on July 11. The series will start July 24 and end on August 3. In 2010, Suresh Raina captained a young side which failed to make it to the final of the one-day tri-series involving Sri Lanka.
India vs Zimbabwe Third ODI
3rd One Day International, Harare
Easy win for India after restricting Zimbabwe to 183; IND-ZIM:3-0(3/5)
July 28India chased down 184 set by Zimbabwe at Harare with the help of Virat Kohli, who hit an unbeaten fifty. Kohli's 64-run stand with Ambati Rayudu (33) and an unbroken partnership of 56 with Suresh Raina (28 not out) gave him his first full-series victory as team India captain. Earlier, man of the match Amit Mishra took four for 47 in his 10 overs. Seamer Mohammed Shami backed Mishra up with 2-25. Sean Williams’s 45 was the highest score in a tame batting display by Zimbabwe, who lost both of their openers in the first seven deliveries of the innings and were bowled out in 46 overs.India XI: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik (Wicket Keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Vinay Kumar, Shami Ahmed, Jaydev Unadkat, Amit Mishra.
Zimbabwe XI: Vusi Sibanda, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Hamilton Masakadza, Brendan Taylor (capt/wk), Malcolm Waller, Elton Chigumbara, Prosper Utseya, Michael Chinouya, Tinotenda Mutombodzi, Tendai Chatara.