Good Morning! Hello and Welcome to CricketCountry’s live coverage of Match 22 of the 2016 ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup between Group c teams West Indies and Zimbabwe. This match will be played at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. We will present live updates from all the happenings in the match here. Zimbabwe has won one match while West Indies have also won one. Both teams will play with added keenness to take a victory as they take the flight back home. Zimbabwe will go into the match as favorites, but this tournament has seen plenty of upsets. LIVE CRICKET SCORE: ICC Under-19 World Cup 2016, West Indies vs Zimbabwe

West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 224/9 in 49 overs | BATTING: Kundai Matigimu 10 (17): So Matigimu was mankaded in the with just 2 runs to spare and an appeal was made with the decision in West Indies favor. So West Indies gain their first win and if Zimbabwe stayed within the lines, Zimbabwe could have got their second win but missed it with a silly chance. And West Indies are through for their quarter-finals. RUN OUT! R Ngavara


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 222/9 in 48.4 overs | BATTING: Kundai Matigimu 8 (14), Richard Ngavara 0 (2): So Zimbabwe are falling down after a heads up in the initial overs and now with 9 down only a miracle can save Zimbabwe to win this match. They are just 6 runs away and just a single wicket left with them. OUT! Rugare Magarira run out!


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 209/6 in 45 overs | BATTING: Rugare Magarira 0 (0), Wesley Madhevere 18 (19): Though they lost 3 more wickets, But Keefe and Madhevere are playing at 61 runs stand and require just 19 runs to win. And OUT! Keefe goes for 43 by Springer! So a total four runs and and previous over witnessed six runs.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 143/3 in 32 overs | BATTING: Jeremy Ives 37 (61), William Mashinge 23 (42): Zimbabwe are going at a rate of four and five runs in every over and now Zimbabwe are proceeding at 4 runs per over  with Ives and Mashinge playing a very good innings so far. If this continue they can easily win this match against West indies.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 103/3 in 22 overs | BATTING: Jeremy Ives 19 (37), Willam Mashinge 5 (8): So there goes another wicket for Zimbabwe. After a stunning half-century, Snyder OUT! for 52 picked by Gidron Pope. West Indies now seem to be in control of the game with just five-four runs been given away in every over. With 22nd over coming to end three runs from that and end to the 22nd over.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 88/2 in 16 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 51 (62), Jeremy Ives 12 (16): Gidron Pope now comes in to bowl his spells with a good delivery of a wide ball and then Snyder goes for FOUR! to complete his half-century. Last ball goes for a no runs.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 83/2 in 15 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 47 (59), Jeremy Ives 11 (13): Joseph is in good pace with his spells now come in Jyd Goolie just a single run conceded. Snyder is just three runs away from half-century.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 47/2 in 9 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 23 (24), Jeremy Ives 1 (1): Alzarri Joseph gets another wicket in his kitty. OUT! Ryan Murray stumped by Joseph! Odean Smith has given 9 runs in 8th over. With 9th over on it’s completion Jeremy Ives come son crease. A perfect yorker with no run. No run from that last ball.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 37/1 in 7 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 19 (25), Ryan Murray 1 (1): Brendan Sly OUT! by Alzarri Joseph! He gets his first wicket for the innings and first wicket for West Indies. Finally they have got control over the game with a wicket on hand and now one run in the over. An lbw appeal made but again turned down.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 25/0 in 5 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 14 (17), Brendan Sly 4 (12): Alzarri Joseph is not having a good time with his spells already 5 wides in that over and single run from 5th over. West Indies are moving at run rate of 4 runs per over and last spell a good spell with no run


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 10/0 in 3 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 2 (9), Brendan Sly 3 (9): John Ryan is the new bowler coming in to show his spell starts well with no runs and gives away three runs with two bowlers running behind and manage to save a boundary. Again a good length spell with no run two more balls to go and off it goes for three runs.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, Zimbabwe U19 3/0 in 1 overs | BATTING: Shaun Snyder 2 (6), Brendan Sly 0 (0): West Indies begin their innings with their bowler Alzarri Jospeh with solid punchoff front foot and and short ball. Then comes in a wide with another spell pending in this over


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 226/9 in 50 overs | BATTING: Odean Smith 16 (26), Ryan John 16 (33): Smith and John have played an amazing innings carrying their 10th wicket until the end of 50 overs in spite of 9 wickets down. Mavuta, Ives, Magarira and Madhevere have taken wickets for Zimbabwe and tried restricting West Indies as much they could but West Indies managed to go beyond 200- plus total.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 215/9 in 48 overs | BATTING: Odean Smith 10 (18), Ryan John 12 (29): Smith and John have played really well until now and are continuing their innings well. William Mashinge who picked 5 wickets in warm-up matches have not picked a single wicket in this match but Zimbabwe bowlers are restricting well with their spells giving away just 2-3 runs per over.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 207/9 in 44 overs | BATTING: Odean Smith 7 (8), Ryan John 9 (15): It is incredible to see West Indies going par 200 runs in spite of 9 wickets down. Smith and John going steady looking to end the innings until end of the innings no matter what. Magarira and Madhevere have been stars for their Zimbabwe with three and two wickets each


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 191/9 in 41 overs | BATTING: Odean Smith 0 (2), Ryan John 1 (3): Rugare Magaria is on  hat-trick with two wickets already in his kitty in the 41 over but he misses it out and gives a run away. OUT! AS Jospeh and Michael Frew!


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 184/6 in 38 overs | BATTING: Keemo Paul 12 (15), Michael Frew 3 (9): West indies are playing extremely well with 3 runs per over. Just six runs conceded in that over and with FOUR and 2 runs from Mavuta. Matigimu comes on crease and once again FOUR from Paul and once again just six runs from 38th over.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 147/4 in 29 overs | BATTING: Shamar Springer 51 (53), Jyd Goolie 2 (8): West Indies are down with two more wickets and Richard Ngavara gives spells a no ball off for a free hit once again! That leads to just two runs from the 29th over and Springer goes for FOUR! and that completes his half-century.


West Indies U19 vs Zimbabwe U19: Live Cricket Score, West Indies U19 85/2 in 15 overs | BATTING: Tevin Imlach 24 (41), Shamar Springer 1 (3): Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to field first. Zimbabwe have begun their innings and are off to shaky start with two wickets down. Wesley Madhevere has picked one wicket. West Indies at the moment look good and playing well. Being a match winning game for both the teams, they need to get through this innings and pose a grand total. OUT! Hitmyer run out by at 17!


Both the teams have played against England and have lost their respective matches with first match of West Indies won by England mere 61 runs  and Zimbabwe lost against England by a huge margin of 129 runs. Zimbabwe sailed through an easy win against Fiji by 7 wickets and 187 balls to spare. West Indies have also won against Fiji in their Group with double the margin of 262 runs. Since both the teams are at the same level, this match becomes important for both the teams to win this game in order to proceed to the next level. Both the teams have strong contenders and balanced side with Carty and Coolie from West Indies and bowlers like Pope, Joseph. Sly and Ives will be strong batsmen for Zimbabwe, while Madhevere and Mavuta being highest wicket takers.

Squads:

West Indies U19: Tevin Imlach(wk), Gidron Pope, Shimron Hetmyer(c), Keacy Carty, Shamar Springer, Jyd Goolie, Keemo Paul, Michael Frew, Ryan John, Odean Smith, Alzarri Joseph

Zimbabwe U19: Brendan Sly, Shaun Snyder, Ryan Murray(wk), Jeremy Ives, William Mashinge, Adam Keefe, Wesley Madhevere, Brandon Mavuta(c), Rugare Magarira, Kundai Matigimu, Richard Ngarava

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: ICC Under-19 World Cup 2016, West Indies vs Zimbabwe