Zimbabwe under-19 lost its sixth straight game as it went down to Pakistan by seven wickets. At the Stellenbosch University Ground. Zimbabwe, batted first.
Zimbabwe appeared to be in a strong situation at 73 for 1 in the 19th over. Luke Masasire (65) and Kevin Kasuza shared a 59-run second wicket stand.
But thereafter wickets fell at regular intervals. Zimbabwe lost 9 wickets for 65 runs and was bowled out for 138 in 40.5 overs. Seamer Zia-ul-Haq picked up three wickets and was supported by Usman Qadir and Mohammad Nawaz, who picked up two apiece.
In the chase Opener Faraz Ali top-scored with 68 and Pakistan sealed victory with 22 overs to spare.