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Zimbabwean president to announce election date by May-end
Harare, May 20 : Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said he will proclaim the 2018 election date at the end of May.

Rajput hoping for a result-oriented stint with Zimbabwe
Harare, May 19 : A day after taking over the mantle of the beleaguered Zimbabwe side, newly-appointed interim head coach Lalchand Rajput has set himself a goal to guide the team to the final of the upcoming T20 International tri-series in July.

Zimbabwe recruits Rajput as interim head coach
Harare, May 17 : Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) on Thursday named former India opener Lalchand Rajput as the interim head coach after ex-national skipper Heath Streak was sacked from the position in March.

Dropped from Australia squad, KKR's Lynn says he is not fully fit
Kolkata, May 8 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) explosive opener Chris Lynn, who was on Tuesday ignored for Australia's upcoming limited-overs tours of the United Kingdom and Zimbabwe due to a dodgy shoulder, admitted he is not fully fit and hence is restricted on the field while playing in the ...

6 African Energy Ministers to Share Success Stories at 20th Africa ...
LONDON: Six Ministers and two Deputy Ministers of Energy from Burkina Faso, Gabon, Ethiopia, Liberia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Ghana and Namibia are to arrive in Mauritius from 19-22 June to mark 20th anniversary of the annual Africa Energy Forum (AEF).

Centurion to host Boxing Day Test as CSA unveil 2018-19 fixtures
Johannesburg [South Africa], April 23 : South Africa are all set to play five home Tests, 13 ODIs and nine T20Is in 2018-19 season as the country's cricket board announced their home fixture against Zimbabwe, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Zimbabwean woman arrested with Rs. 35-lakh worth drugs
New Delhi , Apr. 21 : The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) apprehended a Zimbabwean woman and seized drugs worth Rs. 35 lakh from Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport.

Zimbabwean woman held for drug smuggling
New Delhi, April 21 : A Zimbabwean woman was caught at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here while trying to smuggle five kg ephedrine drug valued at 35 lakh, a CISF official said on Saturday.

Was the first one to know about Chappell's mail against Sourav, ...
Kolkata, April 20 : Virender Sehwag was the first to know about then coach Greg Chappell's infamous e-mail against Sourav Ganguly during the 2005 Zimbabwe tour, the dashing former India opener revealed on Friday.

Zimbabwe Parliament summons Mugabe over diamond remarks
Harare, April 20 : The Zimbabwean Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines and Energy has summoned former President Robert Mugabe to appear before it to explain his claim that more than USD 15 billion worth of diamonds had been siphoned out of the country.

Aussies to tour Zimbabwe for T20I tri-series
Melbourne [Australia], April 11 : Australia are all set to travel to Zimbabwe for the first time in four years when they play in the T20I tri-series, also featuring Pakistan, in July this year.

Zimbabwean woman nabbed with narcotics worth Rs. 15 crores
New Delhi Apr 3: The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on Tuesday apprehended a Zimbabwe national identified as Betty Rame at the Indira Gandhi International Airport for carrying three kilograms of Methamphetamine worth approximately Rs 15 crore.

Zimbabwe Cricket removes skipper Cremer, all coaching staff
Harare [Zimbabwe], Mar. 31 : Zimbabwe Cricket have sacked skipper Graeme Cremer and the entire coaching staff following an unsuccessful World Cup qualifier campaign.

US misinformed about situation in Zimbabwe: Emmerson Mnangagwa
Harare, March 28 : Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said the US government made its recent decision to extend sanctions against Zimbabwe on the basis of misinformation by opposition parties which are afraid of losing the upcoming elections.

Ex-Zimbabwe official suspended from cricket for 20 years
Dubai [UAE], March 27 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced that it has suspended Rajan Nayer, the Treasurer and Marketing Director of the Harare Metropolitan Cricket Association, from all cricket activity for 20 years after he accepted a charge of breaching the ICC ...

Afghanistan win ICC World Cup Qualifier
Harare [Zimbabwe], Mar 25 : Afghanistan beat West Indies by seven wickets to win the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018, at the Harare Sports Club, on Sunday.

ICC WC Qualifiers: Windies aim to settle scores with Afghanistan in ...
Dubai [UAE], March 24 : The 2018 ICC World Cup qualifiers will come to an end on Sunday when the West Indies take on second-seeded Afghanistan in the final at the Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe.

WC Qualifier: Rohan Mustafa, Sean Williams fined for indiscipline
Dubai [U.A.E.], March 24 : The United Arab Emirates (UAE) skipper Rohan Mustafa and Zimbabwe batsman Sean Williams have been fined 15 percent of their match fees for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during their Thursday's Super Six match in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 at ...

UAE give Afghanistan and Ireland WC hopes
Dubai [U.A.E.], March 23 : The United Arab Emirates (UAE) eliminated Zimbabwe to give Afghanistan and Ireland a lifeline by turning their last Super Six match as a shootout to qualify for the 2019 World Cup race.

West Indies qualify for 2019 Cricket World Cup
Harare (Zimbabwe), March 21 : Rain came to the rescue of the West Windies, who qualified for the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup after defeating defending champions Scotland by five runs via the Duckworth-Lewis (DL) Method in a Super Six fixture of the World Cup Qualifier here on Wednesday.

ICC WC Qualifiers: Samuels guides Windies to thumping win over ...
Dubai [UAE], March 20 : Marlon Samuels came to West Indies' rescue yet again as he guided his side to a comfortable four-wicket win over Zimbabwe in their Super Six match of the ICC World Cup Qualfiers at the Harare Sports Club last evening.

UN endorses election preps in Zimbabwe
Harare [Zimbabwe], Mar 19 : The United Nations hailed the Zimbabwean government for its preparations of first presidential and parliamentary elections, which will take place in July.

Zimbabwe, South Africa pledge to deepen ties
Harare, March 18 : Zimbabwe and South Africa have pledged to deepen cooperation particularly in the economic field.

UN envoy pledges support to fair election in Zimbabwe
Harare, March 16 : A visiting top United Nations official has met Zimbabwean Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo to discuss the world body's support to Zimbabwe's upcoming polls.

Zimbabwe's Brian Vitori suspended for illegal action
New Delhi (India), Mar 8 : Brian Vitori, the left-arm fast bowler from Zimbabwe, has been suspended from bowling for the third time in his career after the International Cricket Council (ICC) found his action illegal.

Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad suspended for next two matches
Harare [Zimbabwe], Mar. 8 : Afghan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Shahzad on Wednesday was suspended for Afghanistan's upcoming two matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018.

Afghanistan not favourites to win World Cup qualifier, insists coach ...
Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), March 3 : In spite of impressive performances recently, Afghanistan chief coach Phil Simmons on Saturday dismissed that they are the favourites to win the ICC Cricket World Cup qualifier, beginning on Sunday.

Windies will have to be smarter in Zimbabwe, says Coach
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 03 : The Windies coach Stuart Law has said his side will have to be smarter in approach in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018, which will produce two sides that will complete the 10-team line-up for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 to ...

Zimbabwe recall Williams, Zhuwao for World Cup Qualifiers
Dubai[UAE], Feb 24 :Zimbabwe have recalled spinner Sean Williams and all-rounder Cephas Zhuwao in the 15-member squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier, which will take place in Bulawayo and Harare from March 4 to March 25.

Govt. to fulfill pledges made to Tsvangirai: Zimbabwe President
Harare [Zimbabwe] Feb. 19 : Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Sunday said that his government will fulfill all its promises made to the late former prime minister and opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai.