Zimbabwe

Pakistan Name Squad For Zimbabwe Tour

Pakistan have named their Test, One-Day International and Twenty20 International squads for their tour of Zimbabwe that begins later this month.
6 August 2013

Zimbabwe Confirm Pakistan Series Dates

Pakistan will play two Twenty20 Internationals, three One-Day Internationals and two Tests in Harare and Bulawayo between 23rd August and 14th September.
6 August 2013

Mishra Takes Six, India Win 5-0

Leg-spinner Amit Mishra became the sixth Indian to return six wickets in a One-Day International as India wrapped up a 5-0 series win over Zimbabwe with a seven-wicket success in the final match in Bulawayo.
3 August 2013

India Thrash Zimbabwe In Bulawayo

India thrashed Zimbabwe by nine wickets in the fourth One-Day International in Bulawayo, moving into a 4-0 lead in the five-game series.
1 August 2013

Ray Price Retires From Cricket

Zimbabwe, Mashonaland Eagles and former Worcestershire left-arm spinner Ray Price has announced his retirement from professional cricket at the age of 37.
30 July 2013

India Romp To Series Win

World champions India wrapped up the ODI series with two games in hand after cruising to a comfortable seven-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in Harare.
28 July 2013

Dhawan Drives India To 2-0 Series Lead

Shikhar Dhawan scored his third One-Day International century to set up a convincing 58-run win for India over Zimbabwe in the second match in Harare.
26 July 2013

Fourth India-Zimbabwe ODI Rescheduled

The fourth One-Day International between Zimbabwe and India in Bulawayo has been moved back by one day to 1st August due to elections.
26 July 2013

Kohli Ton Inspires India To Victory

Captain Virat Kohli led from the front in scoring a century to inspire India to a six-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the first One-Day International in Harare.
24 July 2013

Two More Teams To Qualify For Women's WT20

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that two more teams will feature in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 2014 necessitating changes to this year's qualifying event in Ireland.
16 July 2013

ODI Rankings Boost For Australia, India Stay Top

The latest International Cricket Council (ICC) One-Day International rankings see India remain at the top and Australia move into second place.
12 July 2013

Rahim Wins Final Game In Charge As Shakib Stars

Bangladesh gave Mushfiqur Rahim the perfect captaincy farewell by bouncing back from yesterday's defeat to earn a share of the spoils in the Twenty20 series against Zimbabwe. They posted an identical total - 168 - to that of Zimbabwe on Saturday and, like then, it proved to be enough. Shakib Al Hasan continued the similarities from game one by again starring with both bat and ball to make himself a shoo-in for the man of the series award.
12 May 2013

Zimbabwe Extend Bulawayo Winning Streak

Zimbabwe stretched their winning streak against Bangladesh to three matches by prevailing in a tense opening T20 International in Bulawayo. Their impressive total of 168 for five was built on the back of a fine second-wicket stand of 74 between Brendan Taylor and Hamilton Maskadza, while their bowlers kept plugging away despite the Bangladeshi pair of Shakib Al Hasan and Shamsur Rahman putting on a substantial second-wicket stand of their own.
11 May 2013

Mushfiqur Resigns Bangladesh Captaincy After Defeat

Mushfiqur Rahim has announced he will stand down as Bangladesh captain, just hours after his side lost their One-Day International series in Zimbabwe by two games to one. Rahim, 24, took over the captaincy in September 2011, replacing Shakib Al Hasan, subsequently leading the team to a first ever Test draw against Sri Lanka and an ODI series win against the West Indies.
8 May 2013

Sibanda Century Gives Zimbabwe Series Win

The deadlock between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh was finally broken in the third One-Day International in Bulawayo. After the Test series had been tied, and with the ODI series locked at one-all, Vusi Sibanda followed up a disciplined bowling effort from the home side with his second century to give them a rare series victory.
8 May 2013

Williams Fifty Takes Zimbabwe To Victory

Vusi Sibanda and Sean Williams led Zimbabwe to a series-levelling victory in the second ODI against Bangladesh at Queen's Sports Club. Sibanda got Zimbabwe's pursuit of Bangladesh's 252 for nine off to a brisk start with 49 off 51 balls, while Sean Williams ensured there would be no late wobbles, ending on 78 off 75 balls, and adding an unbroken 86 with Malcolm Waller for the fifth-wicket.
5 May 2013

Nasir, Ziaur Hand Bangladesh Comprehensive Win

Nasir Hossain scored a half-century and Ziaur Rahman took a five-wicket haul as Bangladesh thrashed Zimbabwe by 121 runs in the opening One-Day International in Bulawayo. Hossain's 68 underpinned Bangladesh's score of 269 for eight and as Rahman returned figures of five for 30 in nine overs, Zimbabwe folded to be all out for just 148 in reply.
3 May 2013

Test Series Drawn As Bangladesh Wrap Up Win

A spirited century from Hamilton Masakadza wasn't able to prevent Bangladesh from squaring the Test series against Zimbabwe on the final day in Harare. Ziaur Rahman took two of the wickets to fall during the day, with Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Ashraful, Sohag Gazi and Robiul Islam taking one each.
29 April 2013

Mortaza Ruled Out Of ODI Series With Heel Injury

Bangladesh fast bowler Mashrafe Mortaza has been ruled out of the forthcoming One-Day International series against Zimbabwe after failing to recover from a foot injury. He has a fat pad contusion of his left heel, an injury he suffered during the Bangladesh Premier League in February.
24 April 2013

Bangladesh Call-Up Ziaur And Shafiul

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have strongly criticised Bangladesh for their performance in the first Test against Zimbabwe, with media committee chairman Jalal Yunus describing their batting performances as "disappointing". He also urged any players who are battling injuries to return to Dhaka to regain full fitness, with Shafiul Islam and Ziaur Rahman added to the squad as cover for Rubel Hossain and Shahadat Hossain.
21 April 2013

 
 
 
 

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