Kathmandu: India has cruised to a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe in the first ODI to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series here on Thursday.
India completed the target of 190 runs given by Zimbabwe in Harare without losing any wicket in 30 overs of 5 balls. Shubman Gill scored 82 and Shikhar Dhawan scored 81 for India.
Earlier, Zimbabwe lost the toss and batted first and scored 189 runs in 40 overs. Regis Chakava scored 35, Richard Ngarava scored 34 and Brad Evans scored 33 not out for Zimbabwe.
On the bowling side, India’s Deepak Chahar Pradhish Krishna and Akshar Patel took three wickets each. Similarly, Mohammad Siraj took one wicket.
With this, India has taken a one-zero lead in the three-match series against Zimbabwe. India is visiting Zimbabwe for a three-match ODI series.