Zimbabwe Cricket News

Zimbabwe turns down Test against South Africa over player strike, financial difficulties

Zimbabwe turns down Test against South Africa over player strike, financial difficulties

vCricket - 247d ago

Zimbabwe''s cricket board has reportedly turned down the invitation for a one-off Test against South Africa following player strike and crippling financial difficulties.

Zimbabwe cricketers to end strike over guarantee of getting paid by next week

Zimbabwe cricketers to end strike over guarantee of getting paid by next week

vCricket - 247d ago

Zimbabwe''s cricketers have reportedly decided to call off their strike after being promised money by next week.

Zimbabwe cricketers two months strike ends

Zimbabwe cricketers two months strike ends

vCricket - 247d ago

A two-month-long strike over unpaid wages and bonuses by Zimbabwes cricketers has ended after the cricket union processed the outstanding salaries.

Oz to visit Zimbabwe for first time in decade to play in triangular series

Oz to visit Zimbabwe for first time in decade to play in triangular series

vCricket - 247d ago

The Australian national cricket team will reportedly tour bottom-of-the-rung Zimbabwe for the first time in ten years to play in a triangular one-day series that...

Afghanistan cricket team to tour Zimbabwe next month

Afghanistan cricket team to tour Zimbabwe next month

Cricbuzz - 344d ago

Afghanistan will travel to Zimbabwe next month, an official said Wednesday, marking the fast-improving side's first international series tour hosted by a full member...

Afghanistan to tour Zimbabwe next month

Afghanistan to tour Zimbabwe next month

Cricket Country - 344d ago

Afghanistan will travel to Zimbabwe next month, marking their 1st overseas series tour.

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Zim"s first Test captain Houghton says England call-up 'dream come true' for Ballance

vCricket - 407d ago

Zimbabwe''s first Test captain David Houghton, who is related to 23-year-old Yorkshire batsman Gary Ballance, has said that inclusion in the England squad for the...

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 - 407d 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 - 407d 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 - 438d 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 - 439d 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 - 441d 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 - 444d 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 - 444d 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 - 467d 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 - 479d 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 - 485d 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 - 494d 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 - 555d 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 - 559d 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...