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Zimbabwe Cricket Union approaches ICC for loan

Zimbabwe Cricket Union has approached the International Cricket Council for a loan to bail the board out of a financial crisis, which has also put the Pakistan team’s tour to that country in serious doubt.

Zim thrashed by Afghanistan

Afghanistan 135 for 0 (Shahzad 75*, Ihsanullah 51*) beat Zimbabwe 134 (Ervine 54*, Mujeeb 5-50) by 10 wickets SHARJAH — Mujeeb Ur Rahman’s maiden five-wicket haul in ODIs led Afghanistan to a series-clinching 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe, with one match still left to play.

Raza fined for dissent

Sharjah — Zimbabwe all-rounder Sikandar Raza was fined 15% of his match fee and given one demerit point for breaching the International Cricket Council (ICC) code of conduct during the third one-day international (ODI) against Afghanistan in Sharjah on Tuesday.

Zim begin final leg of preps

SHARJAH — All roads lead to the famous Sharjah Cricket Stadium where ICC Intercontinental Cup champions Afghanistan and three-time former ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier (previously known as the ICC Trophy) winners Zimbabwe will square-off against each other in a five-match one-day international (ODI) series from today.

Zim lose to Afghanistan in final Twenty20

SHARJAH — The Zimbabwe national cricket team fell by 17 runs to Afghanistan in the second and final match of the Twenty20 International to lose the bilateral series 2-0.

Zhuwao blasts his way to contention

CEPHAS Zhuwao blasted himself into contention for a place in the squad for the cricket World Cup qualifiers after scoring 131 runs off just 52 balls in the first of the four-match one-day international series between Zimbabwe A and Kenya A at Mutare Sports Club yesterday.

Zimbabwe bungle in Bangladesh

DHAKA — Zimbabwe made a complete hash of their 217-run chase against Bangladesh in Mirpur yesterday, as they were bowled out for 125 and lost by 91 runs.

Zim lose to Sri Lanka

Zimbabwe 198 allout in 44 overs (Taylor 58, Cremer 34; T Perera 4/33, Pradeep 3/28) Sri Lanka 202/5 in 44.

Zim thrashed, crash out of U-19 CWC

India U-19 155 for 0 (Gill 90*, Desai 56*) beat Zimbabwe U-19 154 all out (Shumba 36, Roche 31, Roy 4-20) by 10 wickets Mount MAUNGANUI — Much of the hype surrounding India at this cricket tournament has been around their fast-bowlers Shivam Mavi and Kamlesh Nagarkoti and batsman Prithvi Shaw.

Naye charged over Cremer offer

THE International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged Rajan Nayer with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code after he tried to influence Zimbabwe national cricket team captain Graeme Cremer into fixing their Test series against West indies last year.


Mithali Raj gets trolled for ‘postshoot selfie’, receives support in return

[India], September 8 (ANI): The captain of Indian Women's Cricket team, Mithali Raj, was bashed on the social media for uploading what she described as a "postshoot selfie," but received loads of support in return, with her fans trolling the 'trolls'.