SCO vs ZIM Match Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Probable Playing XI, Match Predictions for Match 12 Group B of ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2022

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Match Preview

SCO vs ZIM: The final game of the ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2022 qualifiers will be played between Scotland and Zimbabwe, hailing from Group B. The game will be played at Bellerive Oval stadium in Hobart on 21st October 2022. 

Scotland started the tournament with a bang. They beat the 2 times T20 champions, West Indies by a comfortable margin. However, they lost momentum and conceded defeat against Ireland in the second game. 

Zimbabwe, on the other hand, stands second at the points table with 2 points. They lost the last fixture against West Indies despite Sikandar Raza’s surprising impact with the ball. They failed to show up with the bat. 

Group B is at an interesting stage. All four teams stand equal with 2 points each. The net run rate will come into play and it will be the deciding factor. Hence, teams have to strive for a win while keeping the NRR in the back of their minds. 

Match Details for SCO vs ZIM

Series: ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2022

Date: 21st October 2022 (Friday)

Time: 1:30 PM IST

Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart

Live Streaming: Star Sports, Hotstar

Pitch Report for SCO vs ZIM

The surface will stay good for batting. Anything around 180 would be a par score on this surface. The pacers can enjoy some movement with the new ball. Hence, fielding first could be a preferred choice for the skippers. 

Probable Playing XI


George Munsey, Michael Jones, Matthew Cross (wicket-keeper), Richie Berrington (captain), Calum MacLeod, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Josh Davey, Safyaan Sharif, Brad Wheal


Regis Chakabva (wicket-keeper), Wesley Madhevere, Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Milton Shumba, Craig Ervine (captain), Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava, Blessing Muzarabani

Match Predictions for SCO vs ZIM

Scotland is the probable winner of this game. They have shown exceptional growth in this tournament. They are one of the most deserving contenders for that slot in the super 12 group. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe had a roller coaster ride this season and they would want to create an impact. Overall, a thrilling and intriguing game of cricket is on the way for sure.

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