Articles tagged 'mashonaland eagles'

Muzarabani quits Mash Eagles 8 December 2018 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles captain Tinotenda Mutombodzi is hopeful the franchise will be able to replace fast bowler Taurai Muzarabani during the 2018-19 domestic cricket season. Muzarabani had been part of the Harare-based franchise's furniture for many years and was instrumental during thei...
Mash Eagles give up on Logan Cup 8 May 2018 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles' chances of winning the Logan Cup went up in smoke after a heavy 354-run defeat to Matabeleland Tuskers at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Saturday. The Harare-based franchise was missing at least 13 of their regular players, who have all travelled overseas, and t...
'I will let the bat talk' 13 December 2017 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles batsman Cephas Zhuwao says he is not disappointed to have miss out on the squad travelling to South Africa for the historic Boxing Day following his recent heroics in which he scored 265 in a domestic Logan Cup match. The 32 year old left hander smashed 265 runs, Zi...
Zhuwao ton deflates Rhinos 7 December 2017 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles batsman Cephas Zhuwao finally ended his 10-year wait for a maiden First Class ton when he scored a double hundred in his side's 167-run win over Mid West Rhinos at Harare Sports Club yesterday. The left-handed batsman known as the “Bad Bully” in local cricket circle...
Focus turns to Logan Cup 6 November 2017 HARARE - Focus switches to the Logan Cup today after the conclusion of the two-match Test series against West Indies which ended in a 0-1 series win for the visitors last week in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe batted out all the overs on the fifth and final day before settling for a declaration draw with ...
Mutombodzi on the mend 17 August 2017 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles captain Tino Mutombodzi is hoping to bounce back to international limited overs in tomorrow's second ODI between Zimbabwe A and the South African Emerging at Harare Sports Club. The national cricket team fringe all-rounder sustained a strain on his left leg in Zimba...
Tuskers confident of success 7 November 2014 HARARE - Matabelelnad Tuskers are confident of a bright 2014-15 cricket season ahead of the start of the domestic franchise league this weekend. The Bulawayo-based franchise, which already has national team players Sean Williams, John Nyumbu and Brain Chari on its roster, has benefitted largel...
Timoni makes history 8 May 2014 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles rookie Ronald Timoni became the first son of a black cricket coach to play List A cricket when he made his debut at Harare Sports Club last month. The 20-year-old off-spinner who can also bat, was picked in the squad for Eagles’ last Pro 50 match, a semi-final encou...
Wunderkid Welch sets Logan Cup alight 9 April 2014 HARARE - Sixteen-year-old Mashonaland Eagles opening batsman Nick Welch has wasted absolutely no time in piling up the runs in only his second first-class match, drawing high praise from his coach Stephen Mangongo. The St John's College form four pupil, a member of the Zimbabwe Under-17 team, ...
Score sheet delays U18 match 9 April 2013 HARARE - An inter-franchise Under-18 cricket match pitting host Mashonaland Eagles and Southern Rocks was delayed by three hours owing to the absence of scoring a sheet here yesterday. The Golden Eagles which is Mashonaland Eagles one of the two participating teams in this junior age group tourna...
Let's hope it's a good one 10 February 2013 HARARE - Matches between the Mashonaland Eagles and the Mountaineers always seem to be close and exciting affairs. You need only think back and remember the nail biting final between the two teams back in the final of the Stanbic Twenty20 competition in 2011. The only disappointment of this final...
Mashonaland Eagles, Pro50, 20 January 2013 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles successfully defended their Pro50 Championship title after beating rivals Matabeleland Tuskers by five runs on the Duckworth Lewis yesterday in a rain-affected final here in Bulawayo. Eagles had looked set to relinquish their title after opening bowler Keegan Meth, wit...
Darkest hour is before dawn 25 November 2012 HARARE - Just when he was contemplating quitting cricket, an unexpected call up to the Mashonaland Eagles Castle Logan Cup team came up and saved his game from going into abyss. Three weeks before his debut, Glenshire Cricket Club seamer Tafadzwa Muzarawetu had decided to quit the sport he so lov...