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newscricket4 days ago

Brendan Taylor to retire from international cricket

Former Zimbabwe skipper Brendan Taylor on Sunday announced that the final ODI against Ireland will be his last international match. Taylor took to Twitter and said that his goal was to always leave the team in a better position since his debut in 2004, adding cricket taught him to be humble.
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newscricket12 days ago

ICC to hike Bangladesh Cricket Board revenue , says Nazmul Hasan

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hasan has stated that the International Cricket Council (ICC) had agreed to significantly increase their revenue, from the next cycle starting in 2023. Hasan also went on to state that Bangladesh would be paid the same revenue as Australia.
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newscricket17 days ago

Reports | Sean Williams withdraws retirement letter, will continue playing for Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Test Captain Sean Williams has reportedly withdrawn his retirement letter, which he had forwarded the board ahead of the white ball series against Ireland. The left-hand batsman will continue playing for Zimbabwe until his central contract completes, which ends in eight months’ time.
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newscricket20 days ago

IRE vs ZIM | The boys came out with fire and energy to defend the total, states Craig Ervine

Post Zimbabwe's thrilling three-run win over Ireland in the first T20I, Craig Ervine stated that his team came out with a lot of energy and fire to defend 118 runs. On the other hand, Andrew Balbirnie was disappointed with his team's performance and felt they weren't good enough with the bat.
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newscricket24 days ago

Roy Kaia suspended from bowling in international cricket due to illegal action

Zimbabwe's Roy Kaia has been suspended from bowling in international cricket, after his bowling action was found to be illegal. However, Kaia can continue bowling in domestic cricket with the consent of Zimbabwe cricket, and he can reapply for a reassessment after altering his bowling action.
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newscricketa month ago

Taylor, Ervine and Williams return to squad for Ireland and Scotland tour

The likes of Brendan Taylor, Craig Ervine, and Sean Williams will be available for Zimbabwe for the upcoming tours to Ireland and Scotland. Zimbabwe will play five T20Is and three ODIs against Ireland from August 27 and then travel to Scotland for three more T20Is, that start from September 15.
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newscricket2 months 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 months ago

Zimbabwe's tour of Ireland postponed due to pandemic

Cricket Ireland, on Thursday, announced that their upcoming white-ball series against Zimbabwe has been postponed due to the travel guidelines in the country and the health department's advice. However, Warren Deutrom has assured the Zimbabwe Cricket Board to provide revised dates very soon.
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newscricket2 months ago

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal ruled out of Zimbabwe T20Is

Bangladesh ODI skipper Tamim Iqbal with his continuous knee injury troubles has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I series against Zimbabwe starting on Thursday after he led the Tigers to a 3-0 ODI series win on Tuesday. Tamim said that his focus is to recuperate ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter fumes as umpires rule Brendan Taylor out ‘hit-wicket’ despite ball being dead

Controversy erupted in the 2nd ODI between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh today as Brendan Taylor was ruled out ‘hit-wicket’ whilst shadow-batting after the ball was dead. The Zimbabwe captain was given out, despite MCC’s hit-wicket laws suggesting that Taylor should have been ruled not out.
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