However, Pakistan overpowered the hosts during the second ODI as they reached home with a comprehensive margin of 90 runs. Even then, Zimbabwe had the chance to take the ODI series home by making the consequence of the third ODI in their favour. However, Pakistan ensured that nothing of this sought happened as they crushed Zimbabwe in the final ODI by a mammoth margin of 108 runs. After winning the toss, Zimbabwe had put Pakistan to bat.
The batting order of Pakistan contributed evenly to reach a total of 260 runs. Pakistan captain Misbah ul Haq top scored with his 67. Even though this total of Pakistan was considerably smaller than their second ODI’s score of 299, their victory margin was bigger as their bowlers managed to fold the Zimbabwe innings just for 152 runs. Misbah received the winning trophy along with Man of the Match for his 67 runs and two run out contributions.