In the T20 World Cup being played in Australia, rain ended the first match without result, Zimbabwe and South Africa got one point each. In the match played in Hobart, Zimbabwe won the toss and decided to bat first against South Africa. Due to rain, one inning of the match was limited to 9 overs.
Zimbabwe and South Africa got one point because of rain in the match
The Zimbabwean team scored 75 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 9 overs, due to continuous rain, South Africa got a target of 64 runs in 5 overs to win. The South African openers batted very aggressively and scored 51 runs in the first 3 overs, but rain came again and deprived the Proteas of an easy win. The T20 World Cup match was abandoned due to continuous rain, after which both teams were awarded one point each.