Zimbabwe Cricket News

Chishty Mujahid says Pak should not have underrated Zimbabwe during `squeaky clean` tour

Chishty Mujahid says Pak should not have underrated Zimbabwe during `squeaky clean` tour

vCricket - 381d ago

Legendary Pakistani cricket commentator and journalist Chishty Mujahid has said that Pakistan should not have underrated Zimbabwe during their recent tour, in which...

CA hires ex-England player Graeme Hick as new High Performance coach for Oz

CA hires ex-England player Graeme Hick as new High Performance coach for Oz

vCricket - 381d ago

 Former England and Zimbabwe batsman Graeme Hick has reportedly been hired by Cricket Australia (CA) as the new High Performance coach for the national team...

Zimbabwe skipper Masakadza dismisses 'boycott of second Test against Pak' fears

Zimbabwe skipper Masakadza dismisses 'boycott of second Test against Pak' fears

vCricket - 412d ago

Stand-in Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza has dismissed rumours of a boycott of the second Test against Pakistan, saying that his team''s players will definitely...

Kevin Curran: One of Zimbabwe’s finest all-rounders who carved a niche for himself in county cricket

Kevin Curran: One of Zimbabwe’s finest all-rounders who carved a niche for himself in county cricket

Cricket Country - 412d ago

Kevin Curran, born on September 7, 1959, was one of Zimbabwe’s premier all-rounders. He played only 11 One-Day Internationals (ODIs) before plying his trade...

Guy Whittall: Zimbabwe’s utility all-rounder who gave in to injuries

Guy Whittall: Zimbabwe’s utility all-rounder who gave in to injuries

Cricket Country - 415d ago

Guy Whittall, born on September 5, 1972, is a former Zimbabwe all-rounder. He was an attacking batsman, but toned down his aggression in the longer format and had...

Waller says Zim wage issue likely to affect team''s performance in Pak Tests

Waller says Zim wage issue likely to affect team''s performance in Pak Tests

vCricket - 418d ago

 Zimbabwe''s new coach Andy Waller has said that the player pay issue faced by the nation''s cricket team will be a major distraction ahead of the opening Test...

Paddy Clift passes away

Paddy Clift passes away

Cricket Country - 418d ago

The Leicestershire great Paddy Clift passed away on September 2, 1996. Abhishek Mukherjee looks at a Zimbabwean who had made it big during their pre-Test days.

Taufeeq Umar's omission is shocking

Taufeeq Umar's omission is shocking

Cricket Country - 440d ago

I feel the selectors have missed an excellent opportunity to give some of the youngsters a chance to have a taste of international cricket during the forthcoming...

India vs Zimbabwe 2013: Cheteshwar Pujara, Parvez Rasool’s exclusion from Indian team lacks sense

India vs Zimbabwe 2013: Cheteshwar Pujara, Parvez Rasool’s exclusion from Indian team lacks sense

Cricket Country - 453d ago

Even after three ODIs in the series against Zimbabwe, players like Cheteshwar Pujara and Parvez Rasool don’t find a place in the playing XI. Aayush Puthran...

We're competitive and do the best we can: Zimbabwe coach

We're competitive and do the best we can: Zimbabwe coach

vCricket - 458d ago

Zimbabwe coach Andy Waller hoped that his side will surprise India like they did last time as the two teams face-off in a five-ODI series starting here Wednesday.

India's ODI tour of Zimbabwe starting July 24

India's ODI tour of Zimbabwe starting July 24

vCricket - 468d ago

India will play five One-day Internationals in Zimbabwe starting July 24.

Tatenda Taibu: A promising career ruined by ugly politics

Tatenda Taibu: A promising career ruined by ugly politics

Cricket Country - 529d ago

Zimbabwe’s Tatenda Taibu, born May 14, 1983, was Zimbabwe’s first black captain and the youngest in the history of the game. His 11-year-long career...

Stuart Carlisle: A classy batsman undone by politics

Stuart Carlisle: A classy batsman undone by politics

Cricket Country - 532d ago

Stuart Carlisle, born May 10, 1972, was a utility batsman in the Zimbabwean cricket team who played in a number of positions in the line-up. Unfortunately, his career...

When Vinod Kambli featured alongside Don Bradman and Wally Hammond

When Vinod Kambli featured alongside Don Bradman and Wally Hammond

Cricket Country - 591d ago

On March 13, 1993, Vinod Kambli commenced his innings of 227 against first-time tourists Zimbabwe, a knock that saw him enter the elite group of players who registered...

Andy Flower and Henry Olonga protest against the Mugabe regime

Andy Flower and Henry Olonga protest against the Mugabe regime

Cricket Country - 622d ago

On February 10, 2003, Andy Flower and Henry Olonga put their careers and personal safety at risk by protesting against the Mugabe regime in a World Cup match. Arunabha...

Zimbabwe expects tough series in the Caribbean

Zimbabwe expects tough series in the Caribbean

vCricket - 646d ago

Coach Alan Butcher says he is anticipating a tough series when Zimbabwe cricketers arrive in the Caribbean for their four-week tour next month.

Ex-Zimbabwean cricketer Olonga reveals perils of 'shackling' UK Press

Ex-Zimbabwean cricketer Olonga reveals perils of 'shackling' UK Press

vCricket - 699d ago

Former Zimbabwean cricketer Henry Olonga has revealed the dangers of shackling the UK Press as Lord Justice Leveson unveils the first part of his report into Press...

ODI sandwiched between a Test match, and Martin Crowe shows his excellence in both

ODI sandwiched between a Test match, and Martin Crowe shows his excellence in both

Cricket Country - 716d ago

Martin Crowe put up two stellar batting performances against Zimbabwe in two different formats of the game at Harare Sports Club on November 7 & 8, 1992. Abhishek...

Zimbabwe mourn all-rounder Curran

Zimbabwe mourn all-rounder Curran

vCricket - 744d ago

The cricket world was Wednesday mourning the loss of former Zimbabwe all-rounder and coach Kevin Curran, who has died aged 53.

Fraternal Feat: Zimbabwe makes history by fielding three pairs of brothers

Fraternal Feat: Zimbabwe makes history by fielding three pairs of brothers

Cricket Country - 767d ago

Fifteen years ago, Zimbabwe made history by fielding three pairs of brothers in the Test side. Arunabha Sengupta looks back at the fascinating fraternal...