Articles tagged 'streak'

Mangongo demands $400 000 18 May 2018 HARARE – Former Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) U19 coach Steve Mangongo wants over $400 000 in damages for his unlawful dismissal last month. Mangongo took his former employer to the Labour Court arguing that his dismissal was irregular and not consistence with the Labour Act or the national code. [...
ZC hunts for Streak's successor 28 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) yesterday engaged the services of a private consultant to recruit a new coach to replace Heath Streak, who was sacked last month. However, ZC might run into legal problems later on because Streak together with ex-batting coach Lance Klusener, ex-fitness coach Sea...
ZC purge claims 13 scalps 2 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket in a statement yesterday said they had relieved a total of 13 technical staff members of the various national teams as part of efforts to restore lost pride particularly after the disappointing failure to qualify for next year's World Cup in England. The senior men na...
Streak in emotional farewell 1 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe senior men cricket team coach Heath Streak has given an emotional farewell to the local cricket fans and his charges led by Captain Graeme Cremer following a 24-hour ultimatum given to him by his paymasters on Thursday. The former national team skipper got the flake for the t...
Streak, Mangongo refuse to resign 1 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) is headed for a massive showdown with both the national team coach Heath Streak and Under-19 coach Steve Mangongo who are insisting they will not step down. The local game hit rock bottom this month when the national team failed to qualify for the 2019 ICC Cricke...
Fans blast cricket team 25 March 2018 HARARE - Zimbabweans are still in shock and searching for answers why they national cricket team lost to minnows United Arab Emirates which wretched the side's chances of qualifying for the 2019 World Cup. At the same time, coach Heath Streak and a number of senior players have come out to apo...
Zim take aim at West Indies 21 October 2017 HARARE - After almost a three-month sabbatical Zimbabwe are looking forward to some red ball cricket when they host West Indies in the first Test at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo starting this morning. Zimbabwe's last Test match was back in July when Graeme Cremer's side lost by four wickets ...
Zim cricket reaches milestone 30 October 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe will reach a milestone of 100 Test matches when they take on Sri Lanka this morning at Harare Sports Club. There is also another possibility of Zimbabwe capping their 100th Test player with seamer Taurai Muzarabani, Tarisai Musakanda (batsman) and Carl Mumba (medium seamer) a...
Streak's reign begins 28 October 2016 HARARE - New Zimbabwe cricket coach Heath Streak will lead the country for the first time when the hosts take on Sri Lanka in the first Test at Harare Sports Club starting on Saturday. Streak, a former Zimbabwe Test captain and assistant coach, was appointed earlier this month to take over fro...
Cremer lauds Streak's appointment 17 October 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe CRICKET (ZC) captain Graeme Cremer (pictured) says Heath Streak's appointment as coach will give the side a good chance of qualifying for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Streak, a former Zimbabwe captain and assistant coach, was unveiled this week to replace Dav Whatmore, who was...
A big task awaits Streak 17 October 2016 HARARE - The appointment of former Zimbabwean captain and icon of the game Heath Streak was one of the better bits of news to come out of Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) who once again sadly find themselves in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. It's a good job that Streak has broad shoulders, beca...
Zim Cricket appoints Streak 17 October 2016 BULAWAYO - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) yesterday unveiled former Test captain Heath Streak to take charge of the national team to replace Dav Whatmore, who was sacked in June. Streak returns to the team's coaching set-up after emerging as the top candidate ahead of another Zimbabwe international And...
How will ZC attract a coach? 23 September 2016 HARARE - Storm clouds have been gathering over Zimbabwe and her people for a number of years, and it is no secret that foreign interest in this once vibrant country is in decline mode. From business propositions to sporting appointments, very few people feel suitably motivated to take the plun...
Will ZC get it right? 30 August 2016 HARARE - The position for head coach of the Zimbabwe cricket national team has yet again become available, and speculation has been running rife as to who the new boss will be. Already names such as Gary Kirsten, Heath Streak and even, Andy Flower's names are in the melting pot, though a quick...
When cricketing reasons prevail 28 May 2014 HARARE - In the past few days, I took the more mature Zimbabwean cricket fans down memory lane and penned two articles based on the experience of former cricketer Bernard Pswarayi – considered by many to be one of the finest players, black or white, never to represent his country. The two-part...
Streak, Flower disappointed 7 February 2013 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Test cricketers Heath Streak and Grant Flower, the current national team bowling and batting coach respectively, have expressed disappointment at being left out of the upcoming West Indies tour. The two ex-internationals were dropped from the tour in what is believed to b...