ZIM vs NL, Match Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Probable Playing XI, Match Prediction for Match 5 of ICC ODI World Cup Qualifier 2023


Match Preview

It will be ZIM vs NL for the 5th game of the group stage of the ICC ODI World Cup Qualifier at Harare.

Talking about their warm-up games, then Zimbabwe emerged victorious in many of them and is a confident unit.

Meanwhile, the Netherlands won one and lost one game in the warm-up stages and will look to win this game to get a good start.

On paper, Zimbabwe is the better team between the two of them and they also have a home advantage in this tournament.

Therefore, the Netherlands will have to put up a special performance in order to win this game.

Thus, we will get a good game between these two sides tomorrow afternoon.

Match Details

Match: Zimbabwe vs Netherlands, Match 5

Venue: Harare Sports Club, Harare

Date: 20th June 2023

Time: 12:30 PM IST

Pitch Report

The pitch at Harare Sports Club is a suitable one for batters as it tends to go in their favor in the second innings. Moreover, batting second here has given more victories than batting first. Moreover, the average first innings score at this venue is 264. Therefore, the team winning the toss should opt to bowl first.

Full Squads for ZIM vs NL, Match 5


Joylord Gumbie, Clive Mandande (wk), Craig Ervine (c), Ryan Burl, Innocent Kaia, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Wesley Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Tendai Chatara, Brad Evans, Luke Jongwe, Wellington Masakadza, Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava


Max O’Dowd, Teja Nidamanuru, Vikramjit Singh, Bas de Leede, Michael Levitt, Saqib Zulfiqar, Shariz Ahmad, Noah Cross (wk), Scott Edwards (c & wk), Wesley Barresi (wk), Aryan Dutt, Clayton Floyd, Logan van Beek, Ryan Klein, Vivian Kingma

Probable Playing XI for ZIM vs NL, Match 5


Joylord Gumbie, Craig Ervine (c), Wesley Madhevere, Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza, Ryan Burl, Clive Mandande (wk), Wellington Masakadza, Richard Ngarava, Tendai Chatara, Blessing Muzarabani


Vikramjit Singh, Max O’Dowd, Saqib Zulfiqar, Bas de Leede, Teja Nidamanuru, Scott Edwards (c & wk), Shariz Ahmad, Aryan Dutt, Ryan Klein, Logan van Beek, Vivian Kingma

Match Prediction for ZIM vs NL, Match 5

From the team combinations and previous results, we can say that Zimbabwe will win this game.

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