Latest Cricket News: Zimbabwe will come into a face-off with Ireland & Scotland in the white ball series in the month of August & September this year.
Zimbabwe to tour Ireland for three ODIs & five T20Is with the two sides first coming into a face-off in the T20I series commencing on August 27th. The five T20Is are scheduled to be played on August 27, 29 at Clontarf & September 1,2 & 4 at Bready.
“Zimbabwe Cricket has announced a jam-packed schedule for both men & women’s team, having received approval to undertake home & away tours from the Ministry of Youth, Sport, Arts & Recreation, through the Sports & recreation Commission”, Zimbabwe Cricket said in an Official Release. Zimbabwe & Ireland will then lock horns in a three-match ODI series scheduled to be played on September 8,10 & 13 at Stormont, which is a part of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League.
After completion of the Ireland tour, Zimbabwe will proceed to Edinburgh for playing three T20I against Scotland on September 15,17 & 19. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe’s women’s team will be taking on Thailand at Takashinga in Harare. The Zimbabwe women’s team will lock horns in four ODI matches to be palyed on August 18, 20,22 & 24 before coming into a face-off in three T20Is scheduled for August 27, 29 & 30.
Soon after the completion of their series against Thailand, the Zimbabwe women’s team will then leave for Botswana to participate in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Africa Qualifier scheduled to be played from September 7-20.