JUST as Zimbabwe seek to restore credibility after the sacking of coach Heath Streak and captain Graeme Cremer, several top players have opted out of the triangular series against Pakistan and Australia over unpaid wages.
SCOTLAND have drafted in former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak as a consultant for the remainder of their Twenty20 tri-series in the Netherlands.
ZIMBABWE Cricket has moved to stave off a player strike during next month’s triangular series with Australia and Pakistan, but have already lost the services of one of their top players.
ZIMBABWE Cricket has undertaken to pay all outstanding salaries of players by July 25, a month after the players’ deadline.
ZIMBABWE’S players are likely to call off their threatened protest action and play in next month’s T20 triangular series, which involves Australia and Pakistan, despite not being paid outstanding salaries and match fees.
Bongani Ndlovu, Sports Correspondent THE International Cricket Council (ICC) have charged Zimbabwe Cricket director Enock Ikope with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code and subsequently suspended him with immediate effect according to a statement by the international cricket governing body yesterday.
Vince van der Bijl ZIMBABWE Cricket (ZC) has appointed Vince van der Bijl‚ a former fast bowler and administrator‚ as a consultant.
Joseph Rego Sports Reporter THE chief executive of the Heath Streak Cricket Institutions Joseph Rego believes former senior national cricket coach Heath Streak is among the best coaches in the game after guiding Kolkata Knight Riders to a win in the multi-billion dollar Indian Premier League play-offs.