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Alistair Campbell quits as director of Zimbabwe Cricket

The 43-year-old Alistair Campbell was initially appointed managing director of ZC at the beginning of the year.

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Alistair Campbell was instrumental in setting up Zimbabwe’s tour of Pakistan in May, the first by a test-playing nation to Pakistan in six years. (Source: AP)

Former Zimbabwe captain Alistair Campbell has quit as a director at the country’s cricket board.

Campbell gave his three-month notice that he was resigning as Zimbabwe Cricket’s director of international cricket and commercial affairs on Oct. 1.

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The 43-year-old Campbell was initially appointed managing director of ZC at the beginning of the year. His role was switched in a reshuffle after the election of a new board chairman.

Campbell was instrumental in setting up Zimbabwe’s tour of Pakistan in May, the first by a test-playing nation to Pakistan in six years.

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He was this year accused of racist selection policies by current player Prosper Utseya, with an investigation into the allegations yet to be concluded.

Campbell played 60 tests and 188 one-day internationals and was previously Zimbabwe’s head selector.

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