6 Nov 2011

Test win to Black Caps in Zimbabwe

7:31 am on 6 November 2011

New Zealand has beaten Zimbabwe in their one-off cricket Test in Bulawayo.

Zimbabwe began the final day on 61 for 2, chasing a target of 366 runs after the Black Caps declared their second innings on 252 for 8.

Brendan Taylor scored a century for Zimbabwe.

By tea, Zimbabwe had progressed to 265 for three - only 101 runs from their target.

But they lost their last seven wickets in the final session to go down by 34 runs.

A five wicket debut from Doug Bracewell helped the Black Caps avoid a loss.