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Wisden’s schools cricketer of the year, Tawanda Muyeye

Wisden’s schools cricketer of the year, Tawanda Muyeye

Meet 19 year old Zimbabwean born Tawanda Muyeye. Tawanda a former Peter House school boy had the thrill of winning Wisden’s cricketer of the year when he scored a whopping 1112 runs at an average of 69.12 for his newly adopted school East Bourne college in Sussex. This award has previously been won by current England players Jonny Bairstow, and Jos Buttler. Contrary to reports, Young Tawanda is still leaving his options open as to which country he hopes to play for. At the moment, he is focusing on going to university, playing cricket, and taking each day as it comes. He still gets to enjoy many of Zimbabwe’s local serials, cordials, and favourite local food such as sadza, and oxtail.

Duration: 19 min

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