Zimbabwe team arrive in Ahmedabad for WC match against Aus

Updated: Feb 16, 2011, 23:03 PM IST

Ahmedabad: The Zimbabwe cricket team arrived for their first World Cup match against defending champions Australia to be played on February 21 at the Sardar Patel Motera stadium.

The squad arrived without skipper Elton Chigumbura and coach Alan Butcher. Both will come here on February 18 after attending the opening ceremony in Dhaka.

The team members of the squad arrived at the Sardar Patel airport here and would be practising at the Motera stadium tomorrow afternoon.

The Australian team is scheduled to arrive at the city in the evening tomorrow.