Articles tagged 'zimbabwe cricket'

Zim umpire's stock rises 22 November 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) umpire Langton Rusere’s stock continues to rise after he was selected to officiate at today’s ICC Women’s World Twenty20 semi-final between West Indies and Australia. The Zimbabwe Women’s cricket team failed to qualify for the finals which are being hosted by the...
Streak hosts OM colts finals 16 November 2018 HARARE - Heath Streak Academy is set to host the Old Mutual Annual Colts Cricket League Finals in Bulawayo tomorrow which is part of the ex-national team captain's on-going grassroots developmental initiatives. The games are scheduled for the Old Mutual Heath Streak Cricket Ground in the City ...
ZC in HPSL relegation fight 10 November 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) registered their second win in as many matches to put their fight against relegation from the Harare Professional Soccer League (HPSL) a gear up following a 0-1 victory over Edgars Stores at Greendale Sports Club last weekend. ZC moved into 18th place on the log ...
Zim on cloud nine 8 November 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe cricket team is over the moon following the 151-run victory over Bangladesh in the first Test in Sylhet on Tuesday afternoon. This was Zimbabwe's first win in red ball cricket in five years and the side's first away victory in 17 years. After losing all their matches i...
Harare Sports Club drags ZC to court 30 October 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has been dragged to the High Court after failing to pay over $112 000 for rent owed to the Harare Sports Club. Through its lawyers Kantor and Immerman Legal Practitioners, the Harare Sports Club filed its application accusing ZC of failing to honour its obligatio...
Zim cricketers in Mzansi T20 league 18 October 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean cricketers Sikanda Raza, Sean Williams and Brandon Mavuta were part of the draft for Cricket South Africa's (CSA) new six-franchise competition, the Mzansi Super League launched yesterday. This is a new international T20 competition which comes to replace the failed T20 Glo...
Cremer itches for return 11 October 2018 HARARE - Leg-spinner Graeme Cremer is itching for a return to national duty as he begins his rehabilitation following a successful knee surgery last month. The former Zimbabwe captain said he is happy with his recovery path and is hopeful he would have enough time to recover and be a late incl...
ZC in Raza climb-down 27 September 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has made a progressive U-turn by including all-rounder Sikandar Raza in the squad for next month's tour of Bangladesh. The star batsman and off-spinner was denied a central contract and was not included on the roster for the tours of South Africa and Bangladesh a...
ZC's journey into the wilderness 25 September 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe national cricket team departs tomorrow for a whirlwind journey into the wilderness of international cricket that will see them fulfil a limited overs series against neighbouring South Africa before proceeding to the subcontinent for another limited overs engagement and a two-mat...
Cricket stars inspire team with disabilities 25 September 2018 HARARE - Judging by the reception the Zimbabwe National Cricket (ZC) team got during their tour of the National Rehabilitation Centre (NRC) in Ruwa last week, there is no doubt team captain Hamilton Masakadza remains a popular figure in local cricket circles. The Zimbabwe Cricket team took tim...
Streak goes after ZC 21 September 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe coach Heath Streak has filed a liquidation suit against Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) claiming that the union owes him and other former employees close to $200 000. Streak yesterday approached the High Court seeking to appoint Winsley Militala as ZC's liquidator in summons fil...
Raza, ZC in dialogue 11 September 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) and star player Sikandar Raza appear to be finding each other again in the aftermath of a minor fallout that saw both parties washing their dirty linen in public recently. Raza has been one of the few success stories on the local front and leading exemplary on th...
ICC throws Zim Cricket lifeline 8 September 2018 HARARE - The International Cricket Council gave Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) another chance to put their house in order subsequently saving the country from imminent suspension despite pressure from other member countries to act. Getting kicked out by the ICC would have spelt doom for the local game ...
Rajput lauds players' attitude 6 September 2018 HARARE - Newly-appointed Zimbabwe Cricket coach Lalchand Rajput has lauded national team players’ attitude and commitment towards the game adding that it has made his role as substantive gaffer relatively much easier. The former Afghanistan mentor credited for bringing about the Asian side’s T...
Cremer undergoes knee surgery 25 August 2018 HARARE - Immediate-past ex-Zimbabwe cricket captain Graeme Cremer went through a successful knee surgery in Harare on Thursday. The 31-year-old leg-spinner is set to miss the country’s scheduled tours to South Africa and Bangladesh in September but is optimistic of joining the team for the Ban...
ZC braces for tough times 15 August 2018 HARARE - Anguish is expected to ensue as struggling Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) have confirmed a massive restructuring exercise that will see almost all staff contracts ending this month not being renewed owing to financial constraints. ZC hit rock bottom after they failed to pay staff salaries and ...
ZC board must be crazy: Mangongo 24 July 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe U19 coach Stephen Mangongo, pictured below, believes the Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board is “crazy” in the aftermath of the 5-0 ODI series whitewash against Pakistan in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe were so poor during the series as they missed a number of their senior players, who o...
Cheetahs finish 23/24 at WC 24 July 2018 HARARE - Following Zimbabwe's 5-0 thrashing at the hands of Pakistan in an ODI series in Bulawayo, the national team's fans are not happy at all with the result. The fans' anger is directed towards the Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board led by chairperson Tavengwa Mukuhlani who they accuse of destroy...
Zim in poor start 14 July 2018 BULAWAYO - The Zimbabwe cricket team got their ODI series against Pakistan to a bad start after they were bowled all out for a paltry 107 runs and lost by 201 runs in the opening match here yesterday. Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq scored a career best 128 off 134 deliveries to help the visitors ...
Zim crash out of tri-series 5 July 2018 HARARE - An improved Zimbabwe cricket team crashed out of the ongoing Twenty20 triangular series after going down by seven wickets in their third match against Pakistan here yesterday. The hosts’ final round-robin match against Australia tomorrow will only be of academic interest as they can n...
Aussies wallop hapless Zimbabwe 4 July 2018 HARARE - Australia broke a number of records on their way to an easy 100-run win over struggling hosts Zimbabwe in the ongoing Twenty20 triangular series yesterday. The Baggy Greens' merciless skipper Aaron Finch led from the front with a career best 172 which is now the second highest individ...
Aussies back in business 3 July 2018 HARARE - Australia put aside struggles from their tour of England by expertly dispatching the number one-ranked Twenty20 side Pakistan by nine-wickets in the second match of the triangular series yesterday. It was just the tonic the Australians needed to forget about their tour of England wher...
Musakanda stars in Zim defeat 2 July 2018 Match Summary: Zimbabwe 108 all out (17.5 overs) - Tarisai Musakanda 43 (35), Solomon Mire 27 (29) Mohammad Hafeez 2-3 (0.5 overs), Mohammad Nawaz 2-11 (4), Usman Khan 2-11 (3), Hasan Ali 2-19 (2) Pakistan 182/4 (20 overs)- Fakhar Zaman 61 (40), Asaf Ali 41*(21), Shoaib Malik 37 (24), Tendai C...
Aussie cricket team expresses unease 28 June 2018 HARARE - The Australia cricket team is closely monitoring the security situation in Zimbabwe following a bomb blast that rocked President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rally in Bulawayo last Saturday. Australia, who last toured here in 2014, together with Pakistan, are scheduled to tour Zimbabwe for a ...
ZC, players' dispute rages on 27 June 2018 HARARE - It seems like there is no end in sight to the ongoing dispute between Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) and a selected few top players who have been left out of the home tri-series involving Pakistan and Australia. Brendan Taylor, Graeme Cremer, Sean Williams, Sikandar Raza and Craig Ervine are a...