newscricketa month ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Zimbabwe register historic win over Pakistan in nail-biting thriller

Zimbabwe have punched above their weight in the T20 World Cup by beating Pakistan in a match that boiled down to the last ball. Despite posting a paltry 130/8 batting first, their bowlers, led by Sikandar Raza, helped their side to script one of the most memorable victories in their cricket history.
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newscricket3 months ago

Sikandar Raza creates history, becomes first Zimbabwean to win Men’s Player of the Month

Experienced all-rounder Sikandar Raza has scripted history by becoming the first Zimbabwe player to win the ICC Men's Player of the Month award. The 36-year-old has pipped New Zealand all-rounder Mitchell Santner and England's Test team captain Ben Stokes to claim the monthly award for August.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC Player of the Month | Sikandar Raza shortlisted among three all-rounders for August

Sikandar Raza has been shortlisted along with Ben Stokes and Mitchell Santner for ICC Men's Player of the Month for August 2022. All three players have made useful contributions for their respective teams with both bat and ball, with Raza making the headlines for his 95-ball 115 knock against India.
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newscricket3 months ago

ZIM vs IND 2022, 3rd ODI | Internet reacts as India hold their nerves together to register clean sweep with 13-run win

India registered a victory in a thrilling encounter against Zimbabwe by 13 runs, decimating the hosts by 3-0 in the ODI series. Shubhman Gill was the architect of the win for India as he first scored a sensational hundred and then grabbed a game-changing catch to dismiss Sikandar Raza.
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newscricket4 months ago

Would like to put Virat Kohli in the same bracket as Tiger Woods and Muhammad Ali, remarks Sikander Raza

Zimbabwe star Sikandar Raza has lavished the highest praise on Virat Kohli, saying India’s talismanic batter is the same iconic figure in cricket as Tiger Woods in Golf and Muhammad Ali in Boxing. Raza has further pointed out how Kohli's work on fitness has inspired a legion of followers worldwide.
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newscricket3 years ago

Shift in focus does not mean we will make wholesale changes to Zimbabwe squad, says coach Lalchand Rajput

Zimbabwe coach Lalchand Rajput has said that a shift in focus does not mean they will make wholesale changes, as they still need the experience to combine youth. Meanwhile, all-rounder, Sikandar Raza has been left out of the T20 squad for the tri-series in Bangladesh due to disciplinary issues.
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newscricket3 years ago

Nigeria, Namibia to replace Zimbabwe in ICC World T20 Qualifiers

Nigeria and Namibia will be replacing Zimbabwe in the ICC WT20 Qualifiers, which is set to kick off in October later this year. The decision comes on the back of Zimbabwe's suspension from International Cricket by the ICC due to political interference in the board's cricketing affairs.
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