Needing 264 to win, Pakistan’s began the run-chase in a promising fashion. Tendai Chatara picked up two quick wickets to reduce Pakistan to 46 for two. Mohammad Hafeez who was out trying to flick a delivery off his pads, but ended up scooping it to Brian Vitori stationed at mid on. The regular wickets pegged back Pakistan in their run-chase.
Rahat Ali picked up five wickets for Pakistan and reduced Zimbabwe to 199. Pakistan are currently leading the series 1-0.
Zimbabwe 294 and 199 (Tino Mawoyo 58, Hamilton Masakadza 44; Rahat Ali 5 for 52) lead Pakistan 230 and 158 for 5 (Khurram Manzoor 51; Tendai Chatara 2 for 29) by 106 runs.