Latest Cricket News Updates http://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Thu 06 Aug 2020 Harare Test preview: Herath to debut as captain against Zimbabwe http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/USuspTRffR_drh-sevawcirc/harare-test-preview-herath-to-debut-as-captain-against-zimbabwe.html Zimbabwe haven’t played a lot of Test cricket of late. In fact, for a while they did not feature in Tests at all, owing to the political turmoil in the country 3rd T20: Waller, Cremer shine as Zimbabwe stay alive http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/kyYmVL9jNm_drh-sevawcirc/3rd-t20-waller-cremer-shine-as-zimbabwe-stay-alive.html Going into the third T20, Zimbabwe knew they had to win the match to stay alive in the series. Bangladesh had the advantage, having won the first two matches rather convincingly Afghanistan defeated Zimbabwe by 5 runs in a thrill encounter http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/qdeLZfqaP4_drh-sevawcirc/afghanistan-defeated-zimbabwe-by-5-runs-in-a-thrill-encounter.html Afghanistan hold their nerves to defend 187 by a margin of 5 runs in Sharjah and take 1-0 lead in the two match T20 series. Zimbabwe won the second T20 to level the series http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/XBoMEiI3iV_drh-sevawcirc/zimbabwe-won-the-second-t20-to-level-the-series.html Chasing an average score of 145 runs, India had a horrible start of their inning. Skipper Ajinkya Rahane found himself short of crease in the first over of the inning. Robin Uthappa and Murli Vijay went on towards the target at brisk rate and it looked like the partnership is taking the game away from Zimbabwe. 2nd T20: India messed up the chase at Harare http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/aqyKbB6mvu_drh-sevawcirc/2nd-t20-india-messed-up-the-chase-at-harare.html India had not lost a single match on their tour of Zimbabwe. As such, they would have been hopeful of finishing the series on a winning note as well