PJ Moor vs Regis Chakabva

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Re: PJ Moor vs Regis Chakabva

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lobsang wrote:
Mon Mar 22, 2021 2:30 am
For whatever reasons PJ Moor might have been omitted for the recently concluded tour, his test average is one of the best among Zimbabwe batsmen, he averages 35.53 in test and Regis Chakabva on the other hand averages ( 25.22 ) in test. PJ has 5 test half centuries under his belt from 8 matches whereas Regis has 4 half centuries and 1 century from 19 matches . PJ is in superb form in the current Logan Cup, scoring 73 and 85 for Tuskers against Mountaineers to help draw the match and he must replace struggling Chakabva in the upcoming test series against Pakistan. There will be a T20 World Cup in 2022 in Australia and Zimbabwe must find a way to book a place at mega -event, bringing PJ Moor back at number 6 in the T20 side, Zimbabwe can slot Raza with BT at the top to take advantage of the power play which is very important in the shortest format of the game. Zimbabwe always struggle to maje full use of the powerplay( the first six overs with only two fielders outside thirty yard circle ) so someone like Raza who unlike Kamunhukamwe can score off both spin and pace to give Zimbabwe that much needed flying start. The bottomline is Zimbabwe desperately needs aggression that can produce quick runs in the first 6 overs at the top. PJ with his ability to clear any boundaries can assume Raza's role at number 6. In my opinion, Craig Ervine should only be considered for Test which is his most successful format and ODI.

T20I line-up. My liineup

BT. BT
Raza. Roy Kaia
Williams. PJ Moor
Madhevere Williams
Musakanda Dion Meyers
PJ Moor. Raza
Ryan Burl. Madhevere / Milton Shumba
. chisoro
Chisoro. Chatara
Muzarabani. Muzarabani
Ngarava. Nyauchi

Test line-up
Kasuza
Masvaure
Craig Ervine
BT
Williams
Musakanda
Raza
PJ Moor
Mavuta ( Jarvis if fit on a sporting pitch)
Muzarabani
Nyauchi

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