India on Thursday thrashed Zimbabwe by 10 wickets in the first ODI of the three-match series in Harare.

Chasing a target of 190, Shubman Gill and Shikhar Dhawan stitched an unbeaten partnership of 192 to take India home in 30.5 overs. Both batters hit their respective fifties as India took a 1-0 lead in the series. 

Earlier, Axar Patel and Deepak Chahar took three wickets each as India bowled out Zimbabwe for 189 in 40.3 overs in the first ODI in Harare.

Axar took three for 24 while Chahar, who made a return to the team after a long lay-off, also returned figures of three for 27. Prasidh Krishna also picked up three wickets but was slightly expensive

For Zimbabwe, captain Regis Chakabva top-scored with a knock of 35 while Richard Ngarava and Brad Evans also played knocks of 34 and 33, respectively.

These two will meet again on 20th August 2022 for their second match of this three-match ODI series. The first ball will be at 12.45 pm IST (7.15 am GMT)