Tendai Chatara http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/35348/all en Cricket: Zimbabwe win toss, bat against West Indies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-zimbabwe-win-toss-bat-against-west-indies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor won the toss and elected to bat first against the West Indies in the second one-day international at the National Cricket Stadium in Grenada on Sunday.</p> <p>West Indies were forced to omit opening batsman Johnson Charles, the man of the match from the first one-dayer, due to foot and hamstring injuries sustained while batting on Friday. </p> <p>Hard-hitting middle-order batsman Kieron Pollard, who was not considered for the opening fixture due to his late arrival from Bangladesh, replaces Charles.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-zimbabwe-win-toss-bat-against-west-indies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Forms of cricket Tendai Chatara AFP Sun, 24 Feb 2013 14:01:38 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5764919 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies bat in second T20 against Zimbabwe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/cricket-west-indies-bat-second-t20-against-zimbabwe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>West Indies captain Darren Sammy won the toss and decided to bat first against Zimbabwe in the second and final T20 international at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Sunday.</p> <p>Following their resounding eight-wicket win in the first match on Saturday, the hosts drafted fast bowler Shannon Gabriel and all-rounder Christopher Barnwell into their final eleven with pacer Tino Best and batsman Darren Bravo making way.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/cricket-west-indies-bat-second-t20-against-zimbabwe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Forms of cricket Tendai Chatara AFP Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:15:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5772259 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Powell, Simmons lead Windies to 158-7 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/cricket-powell-simmons-lead-windies-158-7 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Kieron Powell bludgeoned an unbeaten 46 off just 24 deliveries to lift the West Indies to 158 for seven against Zimbabwe in the second and final Twenty20 international at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium.</p> <p>The hard-hitting right-hander dominated a 56-run fifth-wicket partnership with Darren Sammy, the West Indies captain contributing 19 and playing an important part in helping to break the shackles imposed by their opponents.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130303/cricket-powell-simmons-lead-windies-158-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Forms of cricket Tendai Chatara AFP Sun, 03 Mar 2013 20:15:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5772319 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket-Zimbabwe win toss, bat first against West Indies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130312/cricket-zimbabwe-win-toss-bat-first-against-west-indies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BRIDGETOWN, March 12 (Reuters) - Zimbabwe captain Brendan Taylor won the toss and elected to bat first in the opening test of a two-match series against West Indies in Bridgetown on Tuesday.</p> <p>Fast Chris Mpofu misses the game through a muscle strain, with Tendai Chatara making his test debut in his place.</p> <p>West Indies go into the game with a three-man attack, including recalls for Shannon Gabriel and Kemar Roach.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130312/cricket-zimbabwe-win-toss-bat-first-against-west-indies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Darren Sammy Labor Technology Tendai Chatara Thomson Reuters Tue, 12 Mar 2013 14:30:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5780651 at http://www.globalpost.com Sammy blitz puts West Indies on top against Zimbabwe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/stuttering-west-indies-plunder-runs-second-morning <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - Big-hitting by West Indies captain Darren Sammy put his side in a strong position after they reached 265 for seven at tea on the second day of the first test against Zimbabwe at the Kensington Oval on Wednesday.</p> <p>Sammy hoisted four sixes off leg spinner Graeme Cremer in blasting 73 and added 106 for the seventh wicket with Denesh Ramdin before being bowled by Hamilton Masakadza 10 minutes before the interval.</p> <p>The hosts lead by 54 after dismissing Zimbabwe for 211 on the first day.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/stuttering-west-indies-plunder-runs-second-morning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Darren Sammy Denesh Ramdin Marlon Samuels Tendai Chatara Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Mar 2013 17:16:50 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5782440 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Shillingford spins West Indies to nine-wicket win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/cricket-shillingford-spins-west-indies-nine-wicket-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Shane Shillingford destroyed an inept Zimbabwe batting line-up to set the West Indies on the way to a comprehensive nine-wicket win inside three days in the first Test on Thursday.</p> <p>Picking up from where he left off the previous evening when he took two wickets in two overs, the tall off-spinner added four more victims to finish with innings figures of six for 49 -- and a match analysis of nine for 107 -- as the visitors were routed for 107 in their second innings just before the interval.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/cricket-shillingford-spins-west-indies-nine-wicket-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Forms of cricket Shane Shillingford Tendai Chatara AFP Thu, 14 Mar 2013 18:33:37 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5783698 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Zimbabwe bowl in second one-day international http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130726/cricket-zimbabwe-bowl-second-one-day-international <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Zimbabwe's hopes of causing an upset against the world's best one-day side were given a boost when captain Brendan Taylor won a crucial toss and stuck India in to bat in the second one-day international.</p> <p>With early-morning starts giving fast bowlers plenty of assistance early on, Taylor had highlighted the importance of the toss in his pre-match assessment.</p> <p>With India captain Virat Kohli calling incorrectly, Zimbabwe's decision to replace legspinner Tinotenda Mutombodzi with a fourth seamer in the shape of left-arm quick Brian Vitori was vindicated.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130726/cricket-zimbabwe-bowl-second-one-day-international" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Elton Chigumbura Tendai Chatara AFP Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:09:30 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5894480 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket:India on track for series victory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/cricketindia-track-series-victory <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>India moved closer to a straightforward one-day series victory over Zimbabwe after bowling the hosts out for 183 in the third match on Sunday.</p> <p>India easily won the first two games in the five-match series, and found little resistance from the Zimbabwean batsmen after they won the toss and elected to bowl first at Harare Sports Club.</p> <p>Sean Williams' 45 was the highest score in a tame batting display by Zimbabwe, who lost both of their openers in the first seven deliveries of the innings and were bowled out in 46 overs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130728/cricketindia-track-series-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Jaydev Unadkat Tendai Chatara AFP Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:06:34 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5895919 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Younis leads Pakistan fightback http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130905/cricket-younis-leads-pakistan-fightback <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Veteran Younis Khan led a Pakistan fightback after his side lost three early second-innings wickets on the third day of the first Test against Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club on Thursday.</p> <p>Pakistan were 168 for four at the close, a lead of 90 runs, with Younis unbeaten on 76.</p> <p>Younis and fellow veteran, captain Misbah-ul-Haq, ground out a fourth-wicket stand of 116 after their side, who trailed by 78 runs after the first innings, slipped to 23 for three against Zimbabwe's new ball bowlers Tinashe Panyangara and Tendai Chatara.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130905/cricket-younis-leads-pakistan-fightback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cricket Saeed Ajmal Tendai Chatara War AFP Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:32:00 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5925483 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Younis, Misbah on rescue mission http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130905/cricket-younis-misbah-rescue-mission-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Veteran Younis Khan led a Pakistan fightback after his side lost three early second-innings wickets on the third day of the first Test against Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club on Thursday.</p> <p>Pakistan were 168 for four at the close, a lead of 90 runs, with Younis unbeaten on 76.</p> <p>Younis and fellow veteran, captain Misbah-ul-Haq, ground out a fourth-wicket stand of 116 after their side, who trailed by 78 runs after the first innings, slipped to 23 for three against Zimbabwe's new ball bowlers Tinashe Panyangara and Tendai Chatara.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130905/cricket-younis-misbah-rescue-mission-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cricket Saeed Ajmal Tendai Chatara War AFP Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:32:53 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5925489 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Zimbabwe tail frustrates Pakistan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130911/cricket-zimbabwe-tail-frustrates-pakistan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Pakistan reached 24 for no wicket at lunch in reply to Zimbabwe's first innings total of 294 all out on the second day of the second Test against Pakistan at Harare Sports Club on Tuesday.</p> <p>Pakistan endured a frustrating morning as it took them more than an hour and one ball short of 20 overs to capture the last two Zimbabwe wickets after the home side resumed at 235 for eight.</p> <p>Junaid Khan took his fourth wicket of the innings when Prosper Utseya hooked a short ball to deep backward square leg after making a stubborn 22 off 82 balls.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130911/cricket-zimbabwe-tail-frustrates-pakistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Vitori Cricket Tendai Chatara AFP Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:49:35 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5930951 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Late strikes give Pakistan hope in Zimbabwe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130912/cricket-late-strikes-give-pakistan-hope-zimbabwe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Three late wickets gave Pakistan renewed hope after Zimbabwe played themselves into a strong position on the third day of the second Test against Pakistan at Harare Sports Club on Thursday.</p> <p>A five-wicket haul by Brian Vitori and a century stand between Tino Mawoyo and Hamilton Masakadza put Zimbabwe on top before both partners and nightwatchman Tinashe Panyangara fell in the last three overs of the day.</p> <p>Zimbabwe were 121 for four at the close, an overall lead of 185 on a wearing pitch which has made stroke play difficult for batsmen of both sides.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130912/cricket-late-strikes-give-pakistan-hope-zimbabwe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brian Vitori Cricket Tendai Chatara AFP Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:18:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5932351 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Chatara strikes twice in Pakistan chase http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130913/cricket-chatara-strikes-twice-pakistan-chase <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Zimbabwe fast bowler Tendai Chatara struck twice as Pakistan set off in pursuit of a target of 264 runs on the fourth day of the second Test at Harare Sports Club on Friday.</p> <p>Pakistan were 55 for two at tea, needing another 209 runs to clinch a 2-0 series win, after bowling out Zimbabwe for 199 in their second innings.</p> <p>Opening batsmen Khurram Manzoor and Mohammad Hafeez went for their shots at the start of the final innings, in contrast to the cautious approach taken by Pakistan in the first innings when they laboured to 230 at 2.19 runs an over on a tricky pitch.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130913/cricket-chatara-strikes-twice-pakistan-chase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Mohammad Hafeez Tendai Chatara AFP Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:31:11 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5933181 at http://www.globalpost.com South Africa records crashing win against Zimbabwe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140812/south-africa-records-crashing-win-against-zimbabwe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>HARARE, Zimbabwe, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Top ranking cricket team South Africa flexed their muscles to record a crushing nine-wicket win over hosts Zimbabwe in a one off cricket Test match in Harare on Tuesday.</p> <p>Until the second session on day four, Zimbabwe, ranked number nine, had given it a good fight but a second innings batting collapse was their undoing.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140812/south-africa-records-crashing-win-against-zimbabwe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket South Africa Tendai Chatara Vusi Sibanda Xinhua News Agency Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:17:32 +0000 Xinhua News Agency 6229930 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Aussies sweat over Clarke for Zimbabwe opener http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140823/cricket-aussies-sweat-over-clarke-zimbabwe-opener <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Australia will make a late decision on captain Michael Clarke's fitness for Monday's triangular series opener against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club.</p> <p>Clarke tweaked his left hamstring during Australia's first training session on Friday, but jogged several laps on Saturday to lend hope that he may recover in time.</p> <p>However with a higher-profile game against South Africa to follow on Wednesday, it is possible that Clarke will be left out of the Zimbabwe clash as a precaution, in which case George Bailey would lead Australia.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140823/cricket-aussies-sweat-over-clarke-zimbabwe-opener" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Tendai Chatara Wisden Cricketers of the Year AFP Sun, 24 Aug 2014 02:05:05 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6239103 at http://www.globalpost.com