World Cup Qualifiers 2023 ZIM Vs NED Sikandar Raza Smashed Fastest ODI Century For Zimbabwe And Took 4 Wickets

Sikandar Raza: These days the qualifier matches between 10 teams for the World Cup 2023 are being played in the hosting of Zimbabwe. In this, the fifth match was played between Zimbabwe and Netherlands, in which Zimbabwe’s all-rounder Sikandar Raza won everyone’s heart with his brilliant performance. He took 4 wickets in the first bowling and then chased down the runs to win the team by playing a century.

In the match, while bowling first, Sikandar Raza took 4 wickets in 10 overs after spending 55 runs. He made Vikramjit Singh (88), Max O’Dowd (59), Bus de Leede (4) and Wesley Barresi (4) of the Netherlands their victims. After this, Raza scored an inning of 102 runs in 54 balls while batting at number five for Zimbabwe. This was the fastest century in ODIs for Zimbabwe.

Sikandar Raza’s innings included 6 fours and 8 sixes. During this, his strike rate was 188.89. Sikandar Raza was awarded the title of Man of the Match for this excellent all-rounder performance.

Zimbabwe won the match easily

Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bowl first. Batting first, the Netherlands team put 315 runs on the board in 50 overs. For the team, opener batsman Vikramjit Singh scored 88 and Max O’Dowd scored 59 runs. At the same time, captain Scott Edwards scored 83 runs in 72 balls with the help of 8 fours.

Opener Joylord Gumby (40) and captain Craig Erwin (50) got the Zimbabwe team off to a good start to chase the runs. After this, while batting at number three, Sean Williams scored 91 runs in 58 balls with the help of 10 fours and 2 sixes. While batting at number five, Sikandar Raza played an important role in helping the team achieve the target in 40.5 overs by scoring 102 runs in 52 balls.

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