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Brendan Taylor banned by ICC for three and half years for delay in reporting spot-fixing approach
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Brendan Taylor banned by ICC for three and half years for delay in reporting spot-fixing approach

In a statement, the ICC said Taylor admitted to being in breach of the provisions of the ICC Anti-Corruption Code

'Important to fold and leave the table': After Brendan Taylor's stunning revelation, R Ashwin advises cricketers to exercise caution
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'Important to fold and leave the table': After Brendan Taylor's stunning revelation, R Ashwin advises cricketers to exercise caution

In an explosive revelation on Monday, Taylor said he is facing a multi-year ban from the ICC for failing to report a corrupt approach by an Indian businessman in 2019.

Brendan Taylor says he faces multi-year ICC ban for failing to report corrupt approach by Indian bookie
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Brendan Taylor says he faces multi-year ICC ban for failing to report corrupt approach by Indian bookie

In a detailed confession on social media, Taylor claimed that he was invited by the businessman to India to discuss "sponsorships" and potential launch of a T20 event in Zimbabwe besides an offer of $15,000 in October, 2019. He did not name the businessman in question.

T20 World Cup Top Moments: When Zimbabwe tamed the mighty Australians in 2007
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T20 World Cup Top Moments: When Zimbabwe tamed the mighty Australians in 2007

Australia came to the 2007 World T20 as the favourites, their stature enhanced not just by the fact that they were World No 1 and the reigning world champs, but also because of a squad that was loaded with veritable heavyweights of the sport. But they lost their opener to underdogs Zimbabwe.

Ireland vs Zimbabwe: Hosts level series as Brendan Taylor's final game ends in disappointment
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Ireland vs Zimbabwe: Hosts level series as Brendan Taylor's final game ends in disappointment

Captain Craig Ervine top-scored for the tourists with 57, but there was disappointment for Brendan Taylor, playing his 284th and final international match, as he was bowled for just seven.

Highlights, Ireland vs Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI in Belfast, Full Cricket Score: Hosts level series with seven-wicket win
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Highlights, Ireland vs Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI in Belfast, Full Cricket Score: Hosts level series with seven-wicket win

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary on the third and final ODI between Ireland and Zimbabwe in Belfast on our live blog.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal defies pain to score century as visitors complete 3-0 ODI series cleansweep
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal defies pain to score century as visitors complete 3-0 ODI series cleansweep

After scoring 20 and being out for a duck in the first two matches, Tamim let loose at the third attempt, scoring at a rate of more than a run a ball to record his 14th ODI century.

Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh 3rd ODI at Harare, Full cricket score: Visitors complete series sweep
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Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh 3rd ODI at Harare, Full cricket score: Visitors complete series sweep

Catch the Live score and updates from the third ODI between Zimbabwe and Bangladesh at Harare

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Shakib al Hasan, Shoriful Islam star as visitors win by three wickets to seal ODI series victory
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Shakib al Hasan, Shoriful Islam star as visitors win by three wickets to seal ODI series victory

Zimbabwe made 240-9 off 50 overs, which included a bizarre end to the innings of captain Brendan Taylor, and Bangladesh reached 242-7 through a four from Shakib off the first ball of the final over.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Liton Das, Shakib al Hasan's performances power visitors to 155-run win in first ODI
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Liton Das, Shakib al Hasan's performances power visitors to 155-run win in first ODI

The tourists made 276-9 off 50 overs before left-arm spinner Shakib al Hasan took 5-30 as Zimbabwe slumped to a dismal 121 all out, with injured Timycen Maruma unable to bat.

Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh, one-off Test, Day 5 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 220 runs
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Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh, one-off Test, Day 5 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 220 runs

Bangladesh forced home their first-innings advantage on Saturday by romping to 284/1 declared in their second innings, with centuries by opener Shadman Islam and No. 3 Najmul Hossain Shanto.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Tigers make merry with bat on Day 4 to leave Chevrons chasing improbable target
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Tigers make merry with bat on Day 4 to leave Chevrons chasing improbable target

Zimbabwe had reached 170-3 at the close, still 337 short of what would be a record-breaking target, leaving Bangladesh strongly placed to close out victory on Sunday.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Takudzwanashe Kaitano’s 87 helps hosts avoid follow-on on Day 3 as Tigers seize control
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Takudzwanashe Kaitano’s 87 helps hosts avoid follow-on on Day 3 as Tigers seize control

After bowling out Zimbabwe for 276 to claim a first innings lead of 192, the Bangladesh openers batted through to the close to reach 45 without loss and extend that lead to 237.

Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Mahmudullah Riyad stars with unbeaten 150 as visitors lead by 354 runs on Day 2 of one-off Test
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Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh: Mahmudullah Riyad stars with unbeaten 150 as visitors lead by 354 runs on Day 2 of one-off Test

In reply to Bangladesh, Zimbabwe were 114/1 in their first innings at the close of play on the second day with opening batsman Milton Shumba making 41 and captain Brendan Taylor unbeaten on 37.

Zimbabwe vs Pakistan: Visitors within touching distance of win in second Test after excellent bowling performance
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Zimbabwe vs Pakistan: Visitors within touching distance of win in second Test after excellent bowling performance

Bad light ended play with Zimbabwe on 220 for nine in their follow-on innings, 158 runs short of making Pakistan bat again.

Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 2nd Test Day 2 at Harare, Full cricket score: Hosts trail by 458 runs
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Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Pakistan, 2nd Test Day 2 at Harare, Full cricket score: Hosts trail by 458 runs

Check out LIVE scorecard from the second Test between Zimbabwe and Pakistan in Harare.

Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 1st Test, Day 2 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors lead by 198 runs
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Highlights, Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 1st Test, Day 2 at Harare, Full Cricket Score: Visitors lead by 198 runs

Click here to check out the LIVE scorecard of the first Test between Zimbabwe and Pakistan in Harare.