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West Indies beat Zimbabwe by 117 runs in first test

by Sahir Usman Oct 24, 2017 • 22:41 PM

Oct.24 - West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo finished with nine wickets in the match as his side swept to a 117-run victory over Zimbabwe in the first Test on Tuesday. Bishoo took four for 105 in Zimbabwe’s second innings, taking his haul for the match to nine for 184.

Chasing down the victory target of 434, Zimbabwe were bowled out for 316 on the fourth day at Queens Sports Club. The second and final Test gets underway at the same venue on Sunday.

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Brief Scores 

West Indies - 219 & 373

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Zimbabwe - 159 & 316

Man of the Match - Devendra Bishoo (West Indies)

Full Scorecard


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