Articles tagged 'cricket world cup'

Zim, PNG the Under 19 CWC dark horses 5 January 2018 HARARE - While all the attention in the U-19 ICC Cricket World Cup Group B is going to India and Australia, Zimbabwe and Papua New Guinea (PNG) could spring a surprise. Zimbabwe were one of the crowd favourites in Bangladesh two years ago and defeated South Africa in the Plate semifinals. [...
More WC heartache for Proteas 26 March 2015 HARARE - The 2015 Cricket World Cup has lived up to its expectations so far, we have had our fair share of drama, loads of heart-stopping matches, controversy and yet another disappointing end for the South African team who stumbled at the second last hurdle on Tuesday. Although Black Caps cap...
Time for Zim cricket to shine 16 February 2015 HARARE - With Zimbabwe’s 50 sporting codes either reeling under the weight of financial challenges or facing administrative misery, the country has been left to look to the forthcoming Cricket World Cup in Australasia for renewed belief and optimism. The ICC World Cup that gets underway in the...
2015 CWC launch spectacle 13 February 2015 LINCOLN - A Christchurch crowd in the tens of thousands welcomed the 2015 World Cup in a colourful, community-focused event, which was capped off by a spectacular fireworks display. A host of cricket stars, both past and present, were in attendance, as were thousands of families, who had begun...
Zim take on Sri Lanka 11 February 2015 LINCOLN - Sri Lanka take on Zimbabwe in their World Cup 2015 warm-up game today and this could be bit of a mismatch despite the latter’s fine bowling showing in their previous warm-up game. Sri Lanka have been in New Zealand for some time now and have gotten used to the conditions well. Wit...
Cricket World Cup: Key men must come to the party for Zim 3 February 2015 HARARE - History has proven that no team does well at a major tournament without its key players taking more responsibility for their work and leading from the front. All too often, this has been a major let-down for Zimbabwe’s cricket team, with the experienced players tending to withdraw int...
Cricket World Cup is here 2 October 2014 VICTORIA FALLS - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) gesture of receiving the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy here yesterday has exposed the amount of work the association still needs to do in order to spread the game to all four corners of the country. The Cricket World Cup Trophy made its 12th stop over when...
Cricket World Cup arrives 2 October 2014 HARARE - The ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy arrives in Zimbabwe this afternoon as the plaque makes its 12th stopover since July 3. The iconic trophy will be in the country on its routine tour of all countries of the teams participating at next February’s ODI World Cup to be co-hosted by Australi...