One Off Test

  • Proteas opener Dean Elgar reprimanded after hitting stumps August 13, 2014

    Harare: South Africa opener Dean Elgar has been reprimanded for reacting angrily to his dismissal on the fourth day of the one-off Test against Zimbabwe in Harare on Tuesday. Edgar, who hit a stump with his bat after being cleaned up by Zimbabwean medium-pacer Tendai Chatara during South Africa's 41-run winning...
  • McCullum believes in Watling's keeping skills January 26, 2012

    Napier: New Zealand opening bat Brendon McCullum has backed BJ Watling as the side's wicketkkeeper ahead of the one-off Test against Zimbabwe at Napier on Thursday. McCullum who kept for New Zealand for 51 Tests before deciding to play as a specialist batsman felt that Watling has the perfect chance...
  • Zimbabwe ready for Kiwis in one-off Test January 24, 2012

    Napier: Zimbabwe will approach their one-off Test against New Zealand from Thursday keenly aware that every international match they play strengthens or loosens its foothold in world cricket after a long and sometimes bitter exile. The years that Zimbabwe spent on the sidelines of world cricket — a consequence of failing...
  • NZ call up Wells for one-off Zim Test January 23, 2012

    Gisborne, New Zealand: Uncapped allrounder Sam Wells has been added to the New Zealand squad for their one-off cricket Test against Zimbabwe after a strong performance for the New Zealand XI in their three-day match against the tourists. The 27-year-old Wells scored 65 in the New Zealand XI's first innings of...
  • Zimbabwe can challenge NZ, says coach January 23, 2012

    Harare: Alan Butcher, the Zimbabwe coach, believes his team can derive much confidence from their success against New Zealand in a one-off Test match in Bulawayo back in November, as well as a record one-day chase of 329 in the same series. In the Test match, chasing a stiff target...