This day in sport: 10 Feb 2003

Cricket protests Mugabe

Zimbabwe Test batsman Andy Flower and fast bowler Henry Olonga wore black armbands at the commencement of the World Cup in a brave protest against President Robert Mugabe’s tyrannical regime. Both men were forced into exile and international retirement. Flower played Sheffield Shirlds cricket in Australia and Olonga County Cricket in England.

This day in sport: 10 Feb 2003
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