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Yvonne Mangunda Appointed ZC Women’s Cricket Brand Officer 

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has announced the appointment of former Dynamos Football Club Communications and Marketing Manager Yvonne Mangunda as its Women’s Cricket Brand Officer. According to ZC, Mangunda’s responsibilities will include pursuing commercial partnerships and promoting the brand and image of the women’s game. “She will also be responsible for liaising with the media and […]

Zimbabwe Cricket holds virtual AGM

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) held its annual general meeting (AGM) virtually on Thursday, due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. During the AGM, the delegates adopted the audited financial statements for the year ending 31 December 2020. The accounts for the period under review were audited, for the first time, by the world’s leading audit firm PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) […]

Zimbabwe Face Tanzania In Women’s Qualifier Opener

Zimbabwe Women will get their campaign at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier Africa 2021 tournament underway this Friday when they face Tanzania in Gaborone. The two sides are in Group A together with the hosts Botswana, Eswatini, Mozambique and Rwanda. Cameroon, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Uganda make up Group B. Only the […]

Zimbabwe Defeat Ireland To Get Super League Series Off To A Flyer

Zimbabwe – 266-7 in 50 overs (Craig Ervine 64, Sikandar Raza 59*, Brendan Taylor 49; Simi Singh 1/22, George Dockrell 1/23, Andy McBrine 1/26) Ireland – 228 all out in 48.4 overs (Ian Porterfield 75, Harry Tector 50, Paul Stirling 32; Blessing Muzarabani 4/29, Wellington Masakadza 2/40, Sean Williams 2/42) Zimbabwe won by 38 runs […]

Stirling Century Powers Ireland To Victory In Third T20I

Ireland – 178-2 in 20 overs (Paul Stirling 115*, Andy Balbirnie 31, Shane Getkate 19*; Ryan Burl 1/30, Luke Jongwe 1/37)  Zimbabwe – 138 all out in 18.2 overs (Craig Ervine 33, Ryan Burl 26, Dion Myers 14; Mark Adair 3/11, Josh Little 2/18, Ben White 2/23) Ireland won by 40 runs Paul Stirling scored […]

Shumba, Burl Fireworks In Vain As Ireland Level Series

Zimbabwe – 152-5 in 20 overs (Milton Shumba 46*, Ryan Burl 37*, Wessly Madhevere 21; Shane Getkate 3/20, Ben White 1/33) Ireland – 153-3 in 18.3 overs (Kevin O’Brien 60, Paul Stirling 37, George Dockrell 33*; Ryan Burl 2/24, Tendai Chatara 1/20) Ireland won by seven wickets A brilliant unbroken sixth-wicket partnership of 88 between […]

Finalists Announced For The Inaugural Rugby Africa Media And Photography Awards

CAPE TOWN, South Africa/ — The inaugural Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com/) Media and Photography Awards is pleased to announce the finalists in the running of the prestigious awards. With applications to the awards running from 17th May to 31st July 2021, the competition was open to journalists and photographers who have remarkably captured the oval ball, […]

Ervine Named Zimbabwe Captain For Ireland, Scotland Tour

Veteran batsman Craig Ervine will captain Zimbabwe for the limited-overs series in Ireland and Scotland.   While Sean Williams is the substantive Test skipper, Zimbabwe Cricket has been rotating the captaincy in the shorter formats of the game, with Chamu Chibhabha, Brendan Taylor, Sikandar Raza and Williams himself taking turns to lead the team in […]

Pinnick, Lekjaa Back Plans For Biennial World Cup

ONE of the greatest debates in global sport has been the idea of holding football’s World Cup every two years, instead of the traditional four we have long been used to. The 71st assembly of world football governing body, Fifa, held online last May from Zurich, revived the debate after two of the most influential […]

Zimbabwe Confirmed As ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier host

The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) and Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) are pleased to announce that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed Zimbabwe as the host of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2021. The 10-team global tournament, which is scheduled for 21 November to 5 December, will decide the remaining three participants for the […]