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Mary-Anne Musonda

Mary-Anne Musonda To Lead Zimbabwe To Face Pakistan

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE women’s cricket team captain Mary-Anne Musonda will be hoping to lead from the front when she leads the Lady Chevrons in the historic women’s one-day and Twenty20 international (T20I) series against Pakistan that gets underway in Harare on Tuesday. The 29-year-old all-rounder, who has played 14 T20I matches headlines the final

Kyle Jarvis

Chevrons Bowler Jarvis Ruled Out Of Afghanistan Series

By Sports Reporter EXPERIENCED Zimbabwe Cricket team fast bowler Kyle Jarvis is set to miss the upcoming series against Afghanistan after being omitted from the 30-man squad which is expected to begin preparations this week due to a disc injury. Preparations for the upcoming series against Afghanistan got underway on Monday after a squad of

Andy Flower

Andy Flower Linked With Pakistan Coaching Job

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket legend Andy Flower is set to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as the coach of Pakistan’s senior cricket team, former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has claimed. Flower, a former Zimbabwe captain and England coach has had an illustrious cricketing career, and the records show why he is known as one of the

South Africa Players Raise Fists Before First Test Against Sri Lanka

BBC South Africa have expressed their “ongoing commitment” to supporting the Black Lives Matter movement after their players raised their fists before the first Test against Sri Lanka. The Proteas opted not to take a knee before their limited overs matches against England last month. Former South Africa president Nelson Mandela raised a clenched fist

Andy Marinos

Zimbabwe-Born Andy Marinos Named New Rugby Australia Boss

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE-BORN former Wales international Andy Marinos has been appointed Rugby Australia chief executive, replacing Raelene Castle who resigned from the role in April last year. Marinos is not new to rugby administration in the southern hemisphere, having led regional administrative body Sanzaar for the last five years. “Despite there being a lot

Brendon Denes with Kirsty Coventry

Kirsty Coventry Hails Victorious Boxing Star Brendon Denes

By Sports Reporter SPORTS minister Kirsty Coventry has hailed Zimbabwean boxer Brendon “Boika” Denes who lifted the country’s flag high by becoming the new World Boxing Organisation (WBC) Africa welterweight champion last weekend. The 25-year-old Denes, who is a member of the Charles Manyuchi Academy, overcame Mikka Shonena of Namibia at the Windhoek Country Club

Lady Chevrons players celebrate after winning the ICC Women’s Africa Qualifier after beating Namibia at Harare Sports Club last year

Zimbabwe Learn Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 Qualifying Pathway

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S national women cricket team will need to negotiate past the continental qualifiers to be hosted by neighbours Botswana in October next year in their quest for qualification to the Women’s T20 World Cup 2023 in South Africa. Botswana, who will take part in qualifiers for the first time, will host that

Njabulo Ncube

Ex-Chevrons Bowler Njabulo Ncube Named Mountaineers Coach

By Sports Reporter FORMER Zimbabwe international bowler Njabulo Ncube has been appointed Mountaineers coach for the 2020/21 domestic cricket season, which gets underway this week. He takes over from Shepherd Makunura who is now in charge at Southern Rocks. The 31-year-old Ncube, who represented Zimbabwe in one Test and one ODI, is one of the

Brendan Taylor

Taylor shines in Sri Lanka Premier League debut

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket team star Brendan Taylor struck an unbeaten half century on debut which earned him the player of the match accolade as Kandy Tuskers finally won their first match in Lanka Premier League (LPL) after defeating Galle Gladiators by 25 runs Monday. Taylor’s entertaining innings of 51 runs from just balls

Felisitus Kwangwa

Gems star Felisitus Kwangwa joins top English side Surrey Storm

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE netball team captain Felisitus Kwangwa has become the first local player to be signed by a top European team from the domestic scene after completing a move to top English side Surrey Storm’s squad for 2021 Vitality Netball Superleague season. The Zimbabwe Gems’ captain was one of the top performers at

Chamu Chibhabha

Confident Zimbabwe Targets T20 Success Against Pakistan

By Sports Reporter AFTER managing a confidence boosting super over win in the final One Day International (ODI) against Pakistan on Tuesday, Zimbabwe will be hoping to carry their good form onto the shortest format of the game when they take on the hosts on the first Twenty20 International (T20I) in Rawalpindi on Saturday. Zimbabwe

Blessing Muzarabani

Muzarabani Stars As Zimbabwe Stun Pakistan In Thrilling Super Over

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE finally ended their losing streak in One Day Internationals (ODIs) after collecting their first ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League points following a thrilling super-over victory over Pakistan in the third and final ODI in Rawalpindi on Tuesday. The Chevrons’ super over win helped them open their account in the