Bumrah picked up 4 wickets in the first ODI at Harare © AFP
Bumrah picked up 4 wickets in the first ODI at Harare © AFP

India take on Zimbabwe in the second ODI at Harare. The visitors will be looking to seal the series with a win in thsi match. The hosts failed to impress and put any kind of pressure in the first ODI. India outclassed Zimbabwe in every department of the game and turned it to a one-sided affair. India reached the target with more than seven overs to spare with the help of KL Rahul scoring his maiden ton on debut accompanied by Ambati Rayudu who scored a half century to take India home without any hassle. Zimbabwe’s head coach was disappointed as BCCI sent a second tier team for the tour. He wanted India’s best players to turn up for the tour. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD: India vs Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI Match

A few changes can be expected in the side to give the remaining two uncapped players a chance to make their international debut. There is a chance that Rahul will be keeping stumps today and Dhoni might come into bowl. He was seen brushing up his bowling skills in the nets before first ODI. Jasprit Bumrah picked up 4 wickets in the previous match and will be looking to do something similar in that fashion.  LIVE BLOG: India vs Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI Match

Zimbabwe have failed to perform in the first ODI. There was no pressure on India throughout the match and turned into a one sided affair soon. Their bowling lacked the edge to get past Indian batting order and managed to take only one wicket before India chased down a modest total of 169.