Kapil Dev's whirlwind knock at Prudential World Cup, 1983
The tournament, which India went on to win eventually, was marked by Kapil Dev's blazing 175* innings against Zimbabwe. Struggling at  17/5 at one point, India emerged victorious, thanks to 126-run ninth-wicket partnership between Kapil Dev and Syed Kirmani.

Sachin's firework century, 1998
With 124 off 92 balls, Sachin Tendulkar showed The Chevrons who is the boss. This 10- wicket victory over Zimbabwe still stands as one of the biggest wins in the finals of any tournament for India. Adding to that, this match was also marked by the opening partnership between Sachin and Sourav, which is highest against Zimbabwe.

First ever World Cup defeat for India against Zimbabwe, 1999
Veteran Andy Flower's 68 aided Zimbabwe in handing a three run defeat to India in a closely fought contest.

Rohit Sharma's maiden ODI century, 2010
The match, which India lost by six wickets, was marked by Sharma's first ever ODI century.

India's tour to Zimbabwe, 2015
Manish Pandey was India's find in this bilateral ODI series which the tourists won 3-0. Other youngsters who made noteworthy contributions in the series sweep: Ambati Rayadu, Stuart Binny, and Kedar Jadhav.

Can the Indian rookies match Zimbabwe pros?

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