Cricket

Ghani, Naib fifties secure landmark series win

Ghani, Naib fifties secure landmark series win

Afghanistan sealed another historic first with a 2-0 Twenty20 series victory over Zimbabwe in the second match at Queens Sports Club.

Zim under-pressure in third ODI

Zim under-pressure in third ODI

WITH the threat of a shocking series defeat looming large, under-pressure Zimbabwe will be aiming to come out all guns blazing when they meet an upbeat Afghanistan in the third one day international (ODI) at Queens Sports Club today.

Zim rout Afghanistan in 8-wicket win

Zim rout Afghanistan in 8-wicket win

BULAWAYO — A superb bowling performance led by Wellington Masakadza yesterday helped Zimbabwe continue their cricket winning run at home as they defeated Afghanistan by eight wickets in the first one-day international (ODI) at Queens Sports Club.

ZC clips Campbell’s wings

ZC clips Campbell’s wings

THE newly-appointed Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board led by new chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani has clipped the wings of managing director (MD) Alistair Campbell after withdrawing a number of portfolios that were under his wing.

Brendan Taylor borrows car to sleep off cup triumph

Brendan Taylor borrows car to sleep off cup triumph

Former Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor and Nottinghamshire batsman was discovered asleep in someone’s car after celebrations of his side’s Royal London Cup victory over Durham on Tuesday got a bit out of hand.

It’s all over for Zimbabwe

It’s all over for Zimbabwe

The approach of Rahane and Vijay looked dour, even dull at various points during their partnership, but the reasoning behind it was sound. The wisdom of it became apparent when Zimbabwe batted. At the 20-over mark, they were 79 for 3. India had been 78 for 0.

New look India cautious ahead of ODI series

New look India cautious ahead of ODI series

The stand-in captain of a vastly weakened new-look India cricket side Ajinkya Rahane is cautious as his team bids for a successful tour of Zimbabwe with the one-day international (ODI) series set to begin tomorrow at Harare Sports Club.

Zimbabwe Cricket promote convenor Makoni

Zimbabwe Cricket promote convenor Makoni

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) convenor of selectors Givemore Makoni has been promoted to the newly created post of director responsible for development and immediately cedes his post as franchise administrator at Mountaineers.

Zimbabwe cricket team assured of safety

Zimbabwe cricket team assured of safety

The Zimbabwe national cricket team will play their third and final ODI against Pakistan at Gadaffi stadium this afternoon after receiving security assurances yesterday.

Slow burner Pakistan demolishes Zimbabwe

Slow burner Pakistan demolishes Zimbabwe

The return of international cricket to Pakistan might have been fraught with threats of violence, but the first ODI in the country in six years brought about the most non-violent 375 you could imagine, setting up a 41-run win.

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