India's selectors have continued with their policy of rewarding top domestic performers, selecting five debutants for the upcoming Zimbabwe tour.
The board of Zimbabwe Cricket have decided to relieve the current selection panel of their duties, with the board set to name a new set of selectors to join coach Dav Whatmore and new captain Hamilton Masakadza.
Thursday, 12 May 2016's edition of The Herald ran the headline 'Zim out of Test cricket', which erroneously suggested Zimbabwe had lost its Test status.
Zimbabwe will step up their preparation for the incoming limited-overs tour by India by playing three practice games at the Harare Sports Club.
Shashank Manohar has been elected as chairman by the ICC board, unanimously and unopposed, following the ICC Full Council's approval of constitutional amendments proposed by the board following its April meeting.