Bangladesh completed a dominant 220-run victory over Zimbabwe in the one-off Test at Harare Sports Club Sunday

Bangladesh Seal First Test Series Win In Zimbabwe

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE allrounder Donald Tiripano scored a defiant half-century, but it was not enough to save the hosts from an embarrassing 220-run defeat in the one-off Test at Harare Sports Club Sunday which gave Bangladesh their first-ever Test series win in the country. Tiripano fought a lone battle for Zimbabwe by scoring his

Ashleigh Barty lifts the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy after winning her Ladies’ Singles Final match against Karolina Pliskova

Ashleigh Barty Overcomes Karolina Pliskova In Thrilling Wimbledon Final

CBS Sports Ashleigh Barty, the world No. 1, is the 2021 Wimbledon champion. She defeated No. 8 seed Karolína Plíšková in three sets, 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-3 on Saturday in the women’s final in London. It’s Barty’s second career Grand Slam singles title, with the other being the 2019 French Open. It marks the fourth

Bangladesh Cricket Board Confirms Zimbabwe Tour Schedule

By Sports Reporter BANGLADESH Cricket Board (BCB) has confirmed its team’s tour of Zimbabwe will go ahead as scheduled next month after their Zimbabwean opponents have received clearance from government through the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC). The Tigers, as the Bangladesh side is affectionately known, are scheduled to leave next Tuesday for the month-long

Cheetahs Fail To Qualify For Tokyo Olympic Games

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE will not be represented by any team at the Tokyo Olympic Games which get underway in Japan next month after the national rugby sevens side failed to book the remaining ticket to the global sporting showcase during the final qualifying tournament held in Monaco at the weekend. Playing in their first

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