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Andy Flower

Zim Cricket Legend Andy Flower Inducted In ICC Hall Of Fame

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE Cricket (ZC) has heaped praise on cricket legend Andy Flower describing him as “one of the world’s greatest cricket players ever” after he became the country’s first cricketer to be inducted into the International Cricket Council (ICC) Hall of Fame on Sunday. The ICC announced a special edition intake of 10

Blessing Muzarabani

Muzarabani Signs New Contract With Pakistan’s Multan Sultans

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE national cricket team fast bowler Blessing Muzarabani will have an opportunity to rub shoulders with some of the world’s leading cricketers after being signed by the Pakistan Super League (PSL) side Multan Sultans. Muzarabani was announced as the latest addition in the Multan Sultans squad, replacing West Indies left arm bowler

Nedbank Zimbabwe Unveiled As Sables’ Headline Sponsors

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S national fifteens rugby team, the Sables have received a major shot in the arm ahead of their Rugby Africa Cup campaign in July after Nedbank Zimbabwe unveiled a one-year sponsorship package worth US$120 000 for the team. The package will ensure the Sables squad, which is currently in camp ahead of

Staurt Matsikenyeri

Matsikenyeri Named Coach Of Zim Cricket “A” Side To Face SA

By Sports Reporter FORMER national cricket team batsman Stuart Matsikenyeri has been named the head coach of the Zimbabwe development team which will face their South African counterparts in four – two four-day matches and 50-over matches starting later this month. Matsikenyeri, who is also the national senior team batting coach, will lead the coaching

Lady Chevrons To Face South Africa Emerging Women Side

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S national women’s cricket team will have an opportunity to get some valuable competitive game time ahead of the World Cup qualifiers later this year when they host the South Africa Emerging Women’s side starting on March 17. The Lady Chevrons, as the Zimbabwe national women’s cricket team is affectionately known, is

Sylvester Chigumba gets the gold strap wrapped around his waist by EFC Vice President, Graeme Cartmell Saturday evening

Zimbabwe’s Sylvester Chipfumbu Wins EFC Bantamweight Title

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Sylvester ‘Gladiator’ Chipfumbu emerged victorious in the main event of the Extreme Fighting Championship (EFC) 85 event in South Africa Saturday. He becomes the new EFC bantamweight champion. The Gweru-born star dominated the incumbent, Faeez Jacobs for the majority of their five-round fight which ended in a

Sean Williams

Chevrons In Injury Crisis Ahead Of Final Test Against Pakistan

By Sports Reporter THE Zimbabwe national cricket team is facing an uphill task in their bid to level the two-match Test series against the visiting Pakistan side due to the absence of several experienced players ahead of the season Test which gets underway at Harare Sports Club on Friday. Zimbabwe Cricket revealed on Thursday that

Heath Streak

Banned Heath Streak Breaks Silence, Issues Apology Over Corruption Mess

By Sports Reporter FORMER Zimbabwe national cricket team captain Heath Streak has finally broken his silence and issued a public apology after recently receiving an eight-year ban from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for breaching the anti-corruption code. In a Thursday statement he released a fortnight after the ICC announced his lengthy ban, the 47-year-old

Luke Jongwe

Inform Luke Jongwe in Zimbabwe Test squad to face Pakistan

By Sports Reporter ALL-ROUNDER Luke Jongwe has been rewarded for his good form during the three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series against Pakistan and has been included in the Test squad ahead of the two-match series which begins this Wednesday. The series is at Harare Sports Club. Jongwe was one of the star performers for the

Zimbabwe Wins Against Pakistan

AFP TINASHE Kamunhukamwe was the only Zimbabwe batsman to post a respectable score in the second Twenty20 international against Pakistan in Harare Friday, scoring 34 as the hosts made 118-9 in 20 overs. The opener cracked four fours as he faced 40 deliveries in a 60-minute stand at Harare Sports Club. His inning ended when

Captain Brendan Taylor

Chevrons Beef Up Squad For Pakistan Series

By Sports Reporter  ZIMBABWE Cricket has beefed up its squad ahead of the visit by Pakistan following the inclusion of the experienced pair of former captain Brendan Taylor and top order batsman Craig Ervine ahead of the Twenty20 international (T20I) series which gets underway in Harare on Wednesday. The two veteran batsmen missed Zimbabwe’s last

Sports Minister Kirsty Coventry

Govt Endorses Streak Ban, Seeks Further Sanctions Against Disgraced Ex-Captain

By Sports Reporter BLACK-LISTED former Zimbabwe Cricket captain and coach Heath Streak could face further sanctions after government, through the sports ministry, has made a request to the National Prosecuting Authority to determine if the disgraced cricket legend committed any criminal offence under the country’s laws. This comes after Streak was Wednesday handed an eight-year

Heath Streak

Zim Cricket Legend Heath Streak Banned Eight Years For Corruption

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket legend Heath Streak has been banned for eight years after being charged with multiple breaches of the International Cricket Council (ICC)’s anti-corruption code, the world cricket governing body has revealed. According to the ICC, the former national captain and coach who is widely acknowledged as one of Zimbabwe’s greatest fast

Sean Williams

Williams Nominated For ICC Men’s Player Of The Month Award

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE national cricket team captain Sean Williams has been recognised for his outstanding performances against Afghanistan last month after being nominated for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men’s Player of the Month Award for March. The other nominees for the accolade are Rashid Khan of Afghanistan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar of India. This

Zimbabwe Women’s Cricket Team Granted ODI & Test Status

By Sports Reporter WOMEN’S cricket in Zimbabwe is set for a major boost after the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket Committee granted One Day International (ODI) and Test status to all full-member women’s cricket teams including the national side, affectionately known as the Lady Chevrons. According to a media release, the ICC Cricket Committee, led