newscricket1 month ago

ZIM vs IRE | England’s Gary Ballance to make Zimbabwe debut in Ireland T20Is

Gary Ballance, who played 23 Tests and 16 ODIs for England between 2014 and 2017, is set to return to international cricket after being included in Zimbabwe's squad for the upcoming T20I series against Ireland. He is one of the four changes made by Zimbabwe from their T20 World Cup squad.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Regis Chakabva gifts lifeline to walking-off Bas de Leede with hilarious triple fumble

Wicketkeepers play a crucial role behind the wickets, responsible for inflicting stumpings whenever batters dance down the track to score runs. However, Regis Chakabva failed to fulfill his duty on Wednesday with hilariously sloppy glove work saving a Bas de Leede who had already given up.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts to surprised Babar Azam smiling in disbelief after taking miraculous slip catch

Pakistan have always been criticized for their poor fielding standards but there are some rare occasions when they produce sensational moments on the field. Babar Azam scripted one of such moments against Zimbabwe as he was surprised with his own doings in the slips by taking a sharp reflex catch.
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | Zimbabwe script history, defeat Australia for the first time Down Under

Zimbabwe had a memorable outing against Australia on Saturday, beating them in their own backyards for the first time across formats. After Ryan Burl's 5-10, which made Australia bowl out for 141, Regis Chakabva led by example, scoring an unbeaten 37 to take his side past the finishing line.
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newscricket6 months ago

ZIM vs IND 2022 | Take a lot of positives to look at for series Down Under, states Regis Chakabva

Regis Chakabva was all-praise for his team's efforts in a final ODI they could've won while complimenting India for managing to edge them in a tight contest. He went on to highlight the stand-out performances in the game and expressed optimism about their upcoming tour of Australia.
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newscricket6 months ago

ZIM vs IND 2022 | Regis Chakabva to captain Zimbabwe in India ODIs; ‘injured’ Blessing Muzarabani, Craig Ervine missed out

Zimbabwe will miss Blessing Muzarabani, Tendai Chatara, Wellington Masakadza, and regular captain Craig Ervine in their forthcoming three-match ODI series versus India. In Ervine's absence, Regis Chakabva, who recently led the home side in the ODIs against Bangladesh, will do the honours again.
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newscricket2 years ago

ZIM vs BAN | Felt a bit shaky at start as I was returning after a long hiatus, admits Soumya Sarkar

Soumya Sarkar has admitted that it was difficult for him to get going at the start of his innings against Zimbabwe since he was returning to international cricket after a span of nearly four months. He also mentioned that he only believes in competing with himself than anyone else.
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newscricket2 years ago

Twitter reacts to Luke Jongwe’s ‘boot’ celebration after Zimbabwe’s first-ever T20I win over Pakistan

Zimbabwe, on Friday, created history but not only defending 118 against a Babar Azam-led Pakistan side but when they also dismissed them for a total of 99 runs. It was Luke Jongwe, with figures of 4/18, who led Zimbabwe’s charge and also celebrated their victory with a unique ‘boot’ celebration.
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newscricket3 years ago

T20 tri-series | Hamilton Masakadza signs off from international cricket with blazing half-century

Hamilton Masakadza struck a blazing half-century in his farewell match to lead Zimbabwe to a seven-wicket win over Afghanistan in their last match of the T20 tri-series in Chittagong on Friday. Masakadza’s 42-ball 71 helped Zimbabwe chase their target of 156 with three balls to spare.
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