Wednesday, 24 July 2013

India's losses against Zimbabwe

India and Zimbabwe are set to play a 5 match ODI series in Zimbabwe from 24th July 2013 - 3rd August 2013. Last time when India toured Zimbabwe, they lost both their matches to Zimbabwe. This was not the only loss for India against Zimbabwe. Infact India have lost 10 ODIs so far to Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe have surprised India at many occasions, in India and at neutral venues too.

India's losses against Zimbabwe 

Indian players walk off the field after a 6 wicket loss to Zimbabwe in 2010
Indian players walk off the field after a 6 wicket loss to Zimbabwe in 2010

Have a look at those 10 ODI losses of India against Zimbabwe

01. 07 February 1997 at Centurion
Ind - 216 (48.4), Zim - 171/7 (33.4) 
India lost by 3 wickets with 2 balls remaining (Target revised)

02. 15 February 1997 at Bulawayo
Ind - 168 (43.5), Zim - 139/2 (25.5)
India lost by 8 wickets with 73 balls ramaining (Target revised)

03. 30 September 1998 at Harare
Zim - 259/5 (50), Ind - 222 (47.2)
India lost by 37 runs

04. 11 November 1998 at Sharjah
Zim - 205/7 (50), Ind - 192 (47.4) 
India lost by 13 runs

05. 19 May 1999 at Leicester (1999 WC)
Zim - 252/9 (50), Ind - 249 (45)
India lost by 3 runs

06. 8 December 2000 at Jodhpur
Ind - 283/9 (50), Zim - 284/9 (49.5)
India lost by 1 wicket 

07. 7 March 2002 at Faridabad
Ind - 274/6 (50), Zim - 277/9 (49.4)
India lost by 1 wicket 

08. 13 March 2002 at Kochi
Ind - 191 (48.3), Zim - 197/4 (44.2)
India lost by 6 wickets

09. 28 May 2010 at Bulawayo
Ind - 285/5 (50), Zim - 289/4 (48.2)
India lost by 6 wickets

10. 3 June 2010 at Harare
Ind - 194/9 (50), Zim - 197/3 (38.2)
India lost by 7 wickets

India have also lost 2 Test matches to Zimbabwe. Both in Zimbabwe at Harare in 1998 and 2001.