Sporting Digest: Cricket

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GUY WHITTAL, the medium-pace bowler, yesterday became Zimbabwe's first Test player to be fined for showing dissent to the umpire during Saturday's fourth day of the inaugural Test against Sri Lanka in Harare which ended in a draw after overnight rain prevented any play yesterday. The second Test starts in Bulawayo tomorrow.

FIRST TEST (Harare): Sri Lanka 383 (A P Gurusinha 128, S Ranatunga 118, A Ranatunga 62); Zimbabwe 319 for 8 (D L Houghton 58; C Vaas 4-74). Match drawn.

SHEFFIELD SHIELD (Brisbane, final day of four): Queensland 483 for 8 dec (M Love 187, S Law 145) and 237 for 6 dec (Love 116); Tasmania 397 (R Ponting 119, S Young 95) and 162 for 7. Match drawn.