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South Africa stutter before beating Zimbawe

01 October, 2018

Proteas won by five wickets in the first ODI at the Diamond Oval

Zimbabwe's Kyle Jarvis (R) looks on as South Africa's Reeza Hendricks (L) misses the catch after South Africa's Imran Tahir bowled. PHOTO: AFP

Zimbabwe's Kyle Jarvis (R) looks on as South Africa's Reeza Hendricks (L) misses the catch after South Africa's Imran Tahir bowled. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Aiden Markram tries to avoid a bouncer. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Aiden Markram tries to avoid a bouncer. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Aiden Markram and teammate Willem Mulder celebrate after dismissing Zimbabwe's Craig Ervine during the first One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on September 30, 2018. PHOTO

South Africa's Aiden Markram and teammate Willem Mulder celebrate after dismissing Zimbabwe's Craig Ervine during the first One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on September 30, 2018. PHOTO

Zimbabwe's players celebrate after Craig Ervine and Wellington Masakadza dismissed South Africa's batsman Heinrich Klaasen. PHOTO: AFP

Zimbabwe's players celebrate after Craig Ervine and Wellington Masakadza dismissed South Africa's batsman Heinrich Klaasen. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Heinrich Klaasen bats. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Heinrich Klaasen bats. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Dean Elgar bats. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's Dean Elgar bats. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's captain Jean-Paul Duminy (L) congratulates Zimbabwe's players after his team won the first One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe. PHOTO: AFP

South Africa's captain Jean-Paul Duminy (L) congratulates Zimbabwe's players after his team won the first One Day International cricket match between South Africa and Zimbabwe. PHOTO: AFP

Zimbabwe's wicketkeeper Brendan Taylor (L) misses a catch. PHOTO: AFP

Zimbabwe's wicketkeeper Brendan Taylor (L) misses a catch. PHOTO: AFP