Cape The town – Former Zimbabwe rapid bowler Henry Olonga blew away the judges and enthusiasts when he seemed in a bind audition of The Voice Australia.
Olonga sang “That is the Moment” by means of Andrew Warlow from the musical Jekyll & Hyde.
The 42-year-old performed 30 Checks and 50 ODIs for Zimbabwe from 1995-2003.
In 2003, Olonga and team-mate Andy Flower staged a protest in opposition to the regime of Robert Mugabe on the 2003 Cricket International Cup.
Olonga and Flower walked out all through their sport in opposition to Zimbabwe in Harare dressed in at black armbands “mourning the demise of democracy”.
Olonga, who was once the primary black guy to play for Zimbabwe, was once ostracised by means of cricket officers dependable to Mugabe and hounded by means of demise threats.
He by no means performed for Zimbabwe once more after the 2003 International Cup and was once exiled from his county.
He spent a while at a secure area earlier than fleeing to Britain. He sooner or later settled in Australia, the place he now lives along with his spouse Tara and kids.
WATCH his Voice audition beneath: