Sri Lanka cricket team is currently not in their good form as before. Once they dominated the cricket World but now they have become so vulnerable. Now, the Lions are travelling Zimbabwe and the purpose is to play a Test series. The Test series consists of two matches. Reportedly, Sri Lanka is playing the 1st Test against Zimbabwe!
Yes, Sri Lanka is playing the 1st Test against Zimbabwe! At the Harare Sports Club, Harare, the first Test between Zimbabwe and Sri Lanka started. Reportedly, Sri Lanka is in the crease right now.
In the 19th January 2020, the first Test started. A number of players named Victor Nyauchi, Ainsley Ndlovu and Kevin Kasuza made their Test debut in the game. Besides, the Zimbabwe player Sean Williams is playing the role as the captain for the first time in the Test match.
The local team Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bat first. The Lions bowling lineup is as usual good. But against Zimbabwe, they could not fill up the expectation.
Prince Masvaure and Kevin Kasuza were the two openers for Zimbabwe. Their opening partnership added 96 runs to the scoreboard. Prince returned to the dressing room scoring 55 runs. The other opener Kevin Kasuza added 63 runs so far. Top three players of the team played good and claimed a half-century each. The highest scorer was Craig Ervine who added 85 runs so far. Among the middle orders and lower orders, Sikandar Raza scored 41 runs and Donald scored unbeaten 44 runs so far. Losing ten wickets, Zimbabwe scored 358 runs in their first innings.
Later, the Lions came to chase the score. According to the last update, Sri Lanka lost five wickets and scored 336 runs. Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella are on the crease right now. Angelo Mathews scored a brilliant century. With 107 runs, he is on the crease. Besides, Kusal Mendis scored 80 runs so far.