Matabeleland Tuskers cruised to a 2 wicket victory over Midwest Rhinos on day 4 of the ongoing T-20 cricket tournament at Harare Sports Club today.
It was a memorable victory for Matabeleland Tuskers who won the toss and elected to field. Sent in to bat first Mid-west Rhinos scored 152 runs in their allotted 20 overs, as Vusi Sibanda top scored for the Rhinos hitting an impressive 61 runs from only 50 balls.
Malcolm Waller and Ollie Reyner were the other notable performers with the bat as they chipped in with 33 and 24 runs respectively to guide the Rhinos to a total of 152.
Christopher Mpofu was the most impressive with the ball for TuskersÂ picking up 4 wickets for 17 runs.
Needing 153 runs to win, Matabeleland Tuskers in reply posted 154 runs for the loss 8 wickets to claim victory in an enthralling end to the game.
Gavin Ewing hit a staggering 40 runs off 28 balls while Keegen Meth who finished on 30 not out, scored a match winning boundary with Tuskers needing 3 runs to win from the last ball, to hand Matabeleland Tuskers a 2 wicket victory.