Zimbabwe

Boult triple strike leaves Zimbabwe reeling after Taylor, Watling tons

An unbeaten 173 from Ross Taylor and a century from BJ Watling boosted New Zealand to 576 for six before a triple strike from Trent Boult left Zimbabwe reeling at 121 for five in the second innings, still trailing the visitors by 291 runs at the end of day three of the first Test in Bulawayo.
30 July 2016

New Zealand firmly ahead after Tom Latham ton

Tom Latham struck a classy 105 while Kane Williamson chipped in with a knock of 91 runs to take New Zealand to 315 for four by the end of the second day’s play of the first Test in Bulawayo, putting the visitors ahead by 151 runs.
29 July 2016

Neil Wagner six-fer flattens Zimbabwe on day one

Neil Wagner took a six-wicket haul as New Zealand bowled Zimbabwe out for 164 runs in the first innings and proceeded to knock 32 runs off the deficit on the first day of the first Test in Bulawayo.
28 July 2016

Tino Mawoyo to miss first New Zealand Test

Zimbabwe opening batsman Tino Mawoyo will not be taking part in the first Test match against New Zealand after suffering a thumb injury in the practice game in Harare.
28 July 2016

Injured Chatara to miss New Zealand Test series

Zimbabwe fast bowler Tendai Chatara has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against New Zealand after suffering an ankle injury.
25 July 2016

Comprehensive New Zealand seal massive victory

A comprehensive bowling display by New Zealand bowled Zimbabwe A out for 173 runs in the second innings after setting a target of 433 runs to secure a massive 259-run win on the third day of the tour match in Harare.
24 July 2016

New Zealand march on after Ish Sodhi four-fer

Led by early strikes by the pace bowlers and a four-wicket haul by Ish Sodhi, New Zealand dismissed Zimbabwe A for 114 runs in 49.5 overs and went on to post 154 for four in the second innings to claim a lead of 385 runs by the end of the second day of the tour game in Harare.
23 July 2016

New Zealand will not underestimate Zimbabwe - Mike Hesson

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson asserted that the team will not be underestimating Zimbabwe ahead of the two-match Test series which gets underway on 28th August.
23 July 2016

Comprehensive New Zealand dominate with bat in tour game

Fifties from Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, BJ Watling and Ish Sodhi powered New Zealand to a total of 345 for seven in 90 overs on the first day of the tour match against Zimbabwe A in Harare.
22 July 2016

Graeme Cremer named as captain for New Zealand Test series

Zimbabwe limited overs captain Graeme Cremer has been picked to lead the 16-man Test squad which will face off against New Zealand in the upcoming two-match series.
21 July 2016

Political unrest? In Zimbabwe, the game must go on

Bisma Ahmed reports from Harare, where cricket continues as normal despite significant political unrest in the country as Zimbabwe prepare to host New Zealand - with the tour set to go ahead as scheduled.
13 July 2016

New Zealand monitoring unrest in Zimbabwe ahead of tour

New Zealand Cricket is currently monitoring the ongoing social unrest in Zimbabwe ahead of the Black Caps' tour towards the end of this month.
7 July 2016

ICC clears Brian Vitori's bowling action

The International Cricket Council has cleared Zimbabwe speedster Brian Vitori to resume bowling after his action was found to be legal in an official re-assessment.
23 June 2016

India survive Zimbabwe scare to win series 2-1

Zimbabwe ran India close in a chase of 139 runs but fell short by four runs as the visitors kept their nerve to clinch the series 2-1 with a closely fought three-run victory in the third Twenty20 International in Harare.
22 June 2016

Zimbabwe penalised for slow over-rate in first T20I

The International Cricket Council has penalised Zimbabwe for maintaining a slow over-rate in the first Twenty20 International against India in Harare on Saturday.
21 June 2016

India storm back into series with comprehensive 10-wicket win

After a comprehensive bowling effort led by Barinder Sran’s four-wicket haul, the Indian openers chased down a target of 100 runs in just 13.1 overs and stormed back to level the series 1-1 with a comprehensive 10-wicket win against Zimbabwe in the second Twenty20 International in Harare.
20 June 2016

Zimbabwe stun India by two runs to go 1-0 up

Riding on an excellent half-century from Elton Chigumbura and a clinical death bowling display, Zimbabwe managed to outsmart India by two runs in the first Twenty20 International in Harare.
18 June 2016

Bulawayo to host New Zealand Tests

Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo will host both Test matches when New Zealand tour Zimbabwe between between late July and early August.
17 June 2016

Williams, Ervine out of T20I series against India

Craig Ervine and Sean Williams will not be featuring in the upcoming three-match Twenty20 International series against India due to the injures they sustained during the recently concluded One-Day International series.
16 June 2016

Bumrah four-fer sets up 3-0 clean sweep for India

After a four-wicket haul from Jasprit Bumrah skittled Zimbabwe for 123 in 42.2 overs, Lokesh Rahul and Faiz Fazal hit unbeaten fifties and helped India chase down the target in 21.5 overs, securing a 10-wicket win in the third One-Day International in Harare and complete a 3-0 series whitewash.
15 June 2016