brmtaylor.com exclusives

An archive of all interviews and match reports exclusive to http://brmtaylor.com

1. Taylor and Waller in the national squad, warm up match almost cancelled
Thank you to our friend Enock Muchinjo from the Zimbabwe Independent for this information.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on August 07, 2009

2. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Njabulo Ncube interview
brmtaylor.com has spoken to up-and-coming Matabeleland fast bowler Njabulo Ncube about provincial cricket.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on July 27, 2009

3. Hondo to be named match analyst
ZC managing director Ozias Bvute confirmed to The Zimbabwe Independent on July 9 the appointments of Anesu Kafesu as national team manager and Joseph Madyembwa as national team match analyst.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on July 21, 2009

4. Former players are eyeing returns in competitive cricket
Takashinga Premier Winter League Twenty-20 is underway this Sunday. There are four sides playing in it- Hamilton Masakadza captained Chaminuka, Prosper Utseya captained Tongogara and Elton Chigumbura captained Tangwena and the most surprise package was the team ‘ Red Lions’ which will be captained by 33 years old former Zimbabwean test batsman Trevor Gripper.
Posted by Detective RDS on July 15, 2009

5. Exclusive: Royals win Abid Hamid tournament
Royal Cricket Club lifted the trophy in the inaugural Abid Hamid memorial tournament. Royals beat Old Hararians Sports Club in the final.
Posted by our correspondent and brmtaylor.com admin on June 09, 2009

6. Exclusive: Matabeleland prepare for their new franchise through warm-up games
There was Twenty20 action all over Zimbabwe this weekend. In addition to the 4-team Abid Hamid memorial tournament in Harare, cricketers from Bulawayo also got together for their own Twenty20 tournament.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on June 08, 2009

7. Exclusive: Abid Hamid memorial Twenty20 tournament to be held
This coming weekend on the 6th and 7th of June, a Twenty20 Tournament is going to be held at Old Hararians Sports Club in Harare as a memorial for the late Abi Hamid. Abi Hamid was a match referee and a popular figure around Old Hararians, where he continued to play in the second division and was the club chairman until he passed away on March 29 2009.
Posted by our correspondent and brmtaylor.com admin on June 01, 2009

8. Exclusive: New ZC website design leaked
brmtaylor.com has obtained a copy of the new website design, which ZC are expected to launch soon. Recently the main ZC homepage, http://www.zimcricket.org was taken offline and replaced with an under construction page with a sneak preview of the new design.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on May 30, 2009

9. Exclusive: Franchise CEO information leaked
News about the franchise administration has become available to brmtaylor.com, thank you to our Zimbabwean correspondent.
Posted by our correspondent and brmtaylor.com admin on May 27, 2009

10. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Bryan Strang interview
brmtaylor.com spoke to former Zimbabwean medium pace bowler Bryan Strang. Bryan's career spanned 10 years and included 26 Test matches and 49 ODI's for Zimbabwe.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on May 15, 2009

11. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Qhubekani Nkala interview
In brmtaylor.com's first exclusive interview of the new year, we talked to Qhubekani Nkala - the former Alexandra Sports Club all-rounder and operations manager at Zimbabwe Cricket.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on March 09, 2009

12. Exclusive: Price "elated" to win ZCF award
Thank you to our friend Enock Muchinjo at The Zimbabwe Independent, Ray Price has been informed about his zimcricketforums.com "Player of the Year" award win.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on March 07, 2009

13. Exclusive: Bulawayo Athletic Club on the road to recovery
A couple of years ago the Bulawayo Athletic Club facilities were badly affected by a fire (from an electrical fault), causing US$400,000 in damage.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on February 21, 2009

14. Exclusive: Victoria Falls teams are ready for the Boardman Festival
Tomorrow the Zimbabwean cricketers from Victoria Falls will travel to Botswana for the annual Boardman Festival.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on February 18, 2009

15. Exclusive: National League back on
After a lengthy delay due to funds shortages the National League has been given the green light.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on January 24, 2009

16. Exclusive: Zimbabwe vs Sri Lanka in pictures
Here are some action shots of today's first ODI. Thank you to Jekesai at Harare Sports Club today for taking the photographs.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on November 20, 2008

17. Exclusive: Barbour to umpire first ODIs since 2007
brmtaylor.com has ascertained that Kevan Barbour will be umpiring his first ODIs of 2008 in the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on November 16, 2008

18. Exclusive: National League called off as another player exodus rocks Zimbabwe
If you've been looking at this website for the past few weeks you will have noticed a distinct lack of updates. Unfortunately, some disturbing news has reached brmtaylor.com about the state of cricket in Zimbabwe.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on November 14, 2008

19. Exclusive: Sibanda makes club return, OH cause a stir, Uprising remain unbeaten
In a big week of club cricket in Harare, each club played two matches - one on Saturday and one on Sunday - in order to make room for the National League, which by all reports is expected to kick off next week.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on October 22, 2008

20. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Richard Harrison interview
brmtaylor.com was fortunate enough to talk to someone who has been involved in Zimbabwean cricket for two decades. Richard Harrison is a long standing umpire in Zimbabwe, a former Bulawayo Athletic Club player the current U16's A team coach at Falcon College - a position he has held since 1991!
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on October 13, 2008

21. Exclusive: Vigne Cup week 3 round-up
The match of the year took place last weekend, with Harare Sports Club pushing the league leaders Uprising right to the edge.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on October 02, 2008

22. Exclusive: The definitive FAQ of Zimbabwean club cricket
Everything you need to know about the state of of club cricket in Zimbabwe. (note: FAQ stands for "frequently asked questions", Q stands for "question", A stands for "answer")
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on September 25, 2008

23. Exclusive: Vigne Cup week 2 round-up
Information about matches from week 2 of the Vigne Cup.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on September 25, 2008

24. Exclusive: Vigne Cup fixtures for 2008-09
Below is the full fixture list for the 2008-09 Vigne Cup first league. There is a two month break between November 16 and January 18 to allow for the National League matches.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on September 22, 2008

25. Exclusive: Vigne Cup week 1 round-up
Reports direct from Zimbabwe for this weeks Harare Metropolitan Vigne Cup matches, week 1 of the competition (September 13, 14).
Posted by our correspondent on September 15, 2008

26. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Joseph Madyembwa interview
In our most indepth interview yet, brmtaylor.com spoke to the Uprising Cricket Club allrounder Joseph Madyembwa about the state of cricket in Zimbabwe.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on September 02, 2008

27. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Tafadzwa Mpofu interview
brmtaylor.com recently caught up with Tafadzwa Mpofu, the 22 year old Centrals province batsman. He made his First Class debut for Midlands in 2003-04, and his domestic one-day debut in the Faithwear series of 2007 for Centrals.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on March 26, 2008

28. Exclusive: Takashinga vs Bulawayo Athletic Club, Match report
For the second year running, Takashinga Cricket Club has won the National League final. The boys from the Highfield were not at full strength, with many of their squad in Pakistan with the Zimbabwean national team, such as Prosper Utseya, Timycen Maruma and Elton Chigumbura. Their opponents, Bulawayo Athletic Club, were without the services of medium pace bowler Tawanda Mupariwa.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on January 22, 2008

29. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Freedom Takarusenga interview
Freedom Takarusenga, who plays for Bulawayo Athletic Club in the National League and the Westerns in the Logan Cup, has taken the time to give Brmtaylor.com an exclusive one-on-one interview. We talk about his hunger to play cricket at the highest level, his amazing success in the lead up to the National League this year when he scored 134 in a 2 day match, and his role in the development of cricket in Bulawayo through his own cricket club.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on December 08, 2007

30. brmtaylor.com exclusive: Victor Chaitezvi interview
brmtaylor.com was lucky enough to talk to up-and-coming Zimbabwean allrounder, Victor Chaitezvi, who represented Mashonaland at First Class level in the 2004-05 Logan Cup.
Posted by brmtaylor.com admin on November 30, 2007