Malaysian Cricket Association Under 23 squad and the MCA President XI hosted the Zimbabwe Under 19 team for a series of 4 matches starting Monday, 15th till Friday, 19th 2016.

In the first match of the series, the visitors defeated the Malaysian Under 23 squad by 40 runs.

On winning the toss, the visitors elected to bat to put a total 210 all out in 47.4 overs. Miltan Shumba top scored with 67 runs, the others were Dollar Craig scored 43, Dion Mazhawidza 19 not out and Jonathan Conolly 17 runs. For Malaysia Under 23, G. Sivanantha with Fitri Sham took 3 wickets each for 23 and 38 runs while Anwar A. Rahman took 2 for 39 runs.

In their Innings, Malaysia Under 23 managed to score 170 being all out in 42.1 overs. Syed Aziz Mubarak scored 79 runs off 59 balls. G.Sivanantha contributed 33 runs while others were Ainool Hafizs 13 and Faiz Nasir 12 runs. Dion Mazhawidza took 5 wickets for 18 runs off 7.1 overs. Jayden Shadendorf took 2 for 39 runs.

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