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Zimbabwe vs Australia 1st Match Triangular Series 2014 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Zimbabwe vs Australia 1st Match Triangular Series 2014

Watch the Highlights of Zimbabwe vs Australia 1st Match Triangular Series 2014 - Zimbabwe Triangular Series of the 1st ODI match played between Australia and Zimbabwe at Harare in 25th August 2014.

Zimbabwe vs Australia 1st Match Triangular Series 2014 Highlights
Australia’s Glenn Maxwell lets fly with the bat © Jekesai Njikizana/AFP/Getty Images

Glenn Maxwell rapid 93 and Mitchell Marsh 89 helped to Australia heaviest 198-run victory over Zimbabwe and in the one-sided game of the first match of a tri-nation series.

* Australia's 198-run win was their largest victory by terms of runs against Zimbabwe in One-day internationals.

* 350 Australia's score in this match is their highest total against Zimbabwe, and their tenth highest score overall. They have scored 12 times 350 or more and the only teams to have made more 350-plus scores are India (19) and South Africa (14).

* 202 was Glenn Maxwell's strike rate during his 46-ball 93 is the second highest strike-rate for a batsman who has been dismissed in the 90s. The highest is Kumar Sangakkara's 209 during his 43-ball 90 against India in Rajkot in 2009.

* 6 Number of totals of 350 or more without a batsman getting to 100. The highest is South Africa's 392 against Pakistan. Australia have done this once before, scoring 359 against India, but lost by nine wickets.

* 31 Number of years since Zimbabwe beat Australia in an ODI. They have now played 29 times in all, losing 27, and winning only one. The only time Zimbabwe beat Australia was in the first ODI they played, in the 1983 World Cup.

Australia scored massive total of 350-6 in 50 overs with top scorer by Glenn Maxwell who blasted 93 off 46-balls including 9-fours and 5-sixes with strike rate of 202.17, Mitchell Marsh 89 - who struck his maiden ODI fifty, Aaron Finch scored 67 off 79-balls including five-fours and a six.

Zimbabwe best bowler by Tendai Chatara picked up two-wickets, Elton Chigumbura, Sean Williams and John Nyumbu each took one-wickets.

Zimbabwe scored 152 for all-out in 39.3 overs with top scorer by Hamilton Masakadza struck 70 off 91-balls including six-fours and a six, Sikandar Raza scored 33 off 40-balls including five-fours.

Australia best bowler by Steve Smith picked up 3-wickets for 16-runs from 4.3 overs, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon each took two-wickets, Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Marsh and James Faulkner each takes one wickets.

Mitchell Marsh named player of the match for his spectacular batting display of scoring 89-runs knocked off facing 83-balls including 7-fours and 4-sixes.

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