Cricketers' body: Playing in Pakistan an 'unacceptable risk'
Cricketers' body: Playing in Pakistan an 'unacceptable risk'

Foreign cricket teams touring Pakistan still face an "unacceptable risk," the international players' body said as Zimbabwe prepares to become the first full ICC member nation to play in the country since a deadly gun attack targeted visiting players six years ago.

Zimbabwe appoint Dav Whatmore as new coach
Zimbabwe appoint Dav Whatmore as new coach

 Dav Whatmore has signed a four-year contract to coach Zimbabwe, the country’s cricket board said on Thursday.

Pakistan announce Zimbabwe tour itinerary
Pakistan announce Zimbabwe tour itinerary

Pakistan on Thursday announced the itinerary for Zimbabwe`s proposed tour next month where they are set to become the first Test playing nation to visit the militancy-hit South Asian country in six years.

Zimabawe ask PCB for financial incentives for touring players
Zimabawe ask PCB for financial incentives for touring players

 The Zimbabwe cricket union has managed to convince its players to tour Pakistan for the one-off limited overs series in May but have asked the Pakistan Cricket Board for special financial incentives for their players as well.

Zimbabwe puts forth two conditions to tour Pakistan
Zimbabwe puts forth two conditions to tour Pakistan

The Zimbabwe Cricket Union (ZCU) has put forward two conditions to its Pakistani counterpart to undertake the tour to Pakistan next month to play a limited over series.

Money forced me to quit Zimbabwe and play county: Brendan Taylor
Money forced me to quit Zimbabwe and play county: Brendan Taylor

Former Zimbabwe batsman Brendan Taylor has said his decision to retire from international cricket and play for English county Nottinghamshire was primarily because of financial benefits.

Zimbabwe seek happy farewell to ICC World Cup 2015, Brendon Taylor
Zimbabwe seek happy farewell to ICC World Cup 2015, Brendon Taylor

Zimbabwe hope their World Cup campaign and the international career of Brendan Taylor end on a happy note in their last Pool B match against India in Auckland on Saturday.

Cricket World Cup: Brendan Taylor pulls no punches after Zimbabwe elimination
Cricket World Cup: Brendan Taylor pulls no punches after Zimbabwe elimination

 Zimbabwe`s elimination from quarter-final contention at the World Cup after defeat to Ireland on Saturday illustrated their continuing struggle to compete at the top level of cricket in recent years. 

ICC World Cup 2015: Sean Williams stars in Zimbabwe's 4-wicket win over fighting UAE
ICC World Cup 2015: Sean Williams stars in Zimbabwe's 4-wicket win over fighting UAE

Sean Williams' timely knock of 76 helped Zimbabwe beat a determined UAE by four wickets here today, giving the African nation their first win of the cricket World Cup.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Zimbabwe vs UAE - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Zimbabwe vs UAE - Preview

Zimbabwe have warned they will show no mercy against cricket minnows the United Arab Emirates in their World Cup match in Nelson on Thursday, with captain Elton Chigumbura promising a "ruthless" approach.

Zimbabwe restore Andy Waller, Alistair Campbell for World Cup
Zimbabwe restore Andy Waller, Alistair Campbell for World Cup

Ahead of the Feb 14 World Cup, Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) Friday restored Andy Waller as coach of its national cricket team seven months after he was dismissed from the post.

Alistair Campbell appointed managing director of Zimbabwe Cricket
Alistair Campbell appointed managing director of Zimbabwe Cricket

Former Zimbabwe captain Alastair Campbell has been appointed managing director of the country's cricket board with incumbent Wilfred Mukondiwa redeployed to a new role.

Zimbabwe names Australia`s Dav Whatmore as coach
Zimbabwe names Australia`s Dav Whatmore as coach

Zimbabwe Cricket has appointed Australia`s former international Dav Whatmore as national coach ahead of the 2015 World Cup, a top union official announced Tuesday.

Zimbabwe axe coach eight weeks ahead of World Cup
Zimbabwe axe coach eight weeks ahead of World Cup

Zimbabwe are searching for a new coach just eight weeks before the World Cup after sacking Stephen Mangongo, the country’s cricket board said on Thursday.

Dominant Bangladesh aim to sweep Test series against Zimbabwe
Dominant Bangladesh aim to sweep Test series against Zimbabwe

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim warned his side against being complacent when the hosts begin the final Test against Zimbabwe in Chittagong from Wednesday aiming for a 3-0 series whitewash.

Zimbabwe select Masakadza brothers for Bangladesh tests
Zimbabwe select Masakadza brothers for Bangladesh tests

Zimbabwe have named three new caps, including a third Masakadza brother, in their 17-man test squad to tour Bangladesh later this month.

Zimbabwe struggle ahead of South Africa clash
Zimbabwe struggle ahead of South Africa clash

 Zimbabwe must overcome the discord in their camp as well as a skill handicap when they take on South Africa in a one-day international triangular series match in Harare on Friday. While Zimbabwe have traditionally struggled against world cricket`s heavyweights, their challenge appears to have become even greater as the players have taken issue with new coach Stephen Mangongo`s methods.

Zimbabwe dump ''disruptive'' seamer Tinashe Panyangara
Zimbabwe dump ''disruptive'' seamer Tinashe Panyangara

Zimbabwe have axed seamer Tinashe Panyangara from their squad for the one-day international triangular series with South Africa and Australia, accusing the player of being `disruptive` in the build-up to the tournament.

Michael Clarke insists Zimbabwe not `token tour

Captain Michael Clarke on Wednesday insisted Australia`s visit to Zimbabwe was not a "token tour" or World Cup audition but was all about winning as players return to international action.

Zimbabwe vs South Africa: Plenty of demons lurk in Harare pitch

Low, slow, crumbling and likely to get much worse quickly. That was the verdict on the Harare Sports Club pitch from both Zimbabwe and South Africa after the second day`s play in their one-off test yielded just 209 runs in the 90 overs.