Host Zimbabwe took a 175-run lead over Sri Lanka within the second Test match being performed at Harare Sports Club (Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka). Zimbabwe scored 406 runs within the first innings after which bowled Sri Lanka for 293 runs within the first innings.
Zimbabwe, which took a lead of 113 runs within the second innings, strengthened their result in 62 runs by shedding one wicket by the tip of Wednesday's recreation on the third day. <! –
Prince Masvaure 26 and Regis Chakabwa are 14 on stumps until stumps. The hosts misplaced their solely wicket within the type of Craig Irvine, who have been proven the best way to the pavilion by Vishwa Fernando on a complete rating of 32. He scored 13 runs.
Sri Lanka, who began the day earlier by 122 runs on the lack of two wickets, bowed out in entrance of Sikandar Raza. Raza took seven wickets. Angelo Mathews scored the best 64 runs for Sri Lanka. In his innings the previous Sri Lankan captain confronted 158 balls and hit three fours and two sixes.
In the decrease order, Dhananjay D'Silva scored 42 and Fernando scored 38 runs for the sport crew which proved to be the one one to scale back the lead.
In the primary Test, Sri Lanka defeated Zimbabwe by 10 wickets. In this match too, Zimbabwe had an opportunity to attract the match, however the Sri Lankan bowlers confirmed nice recreation and received the match, taking the result.