Whawha open four-point lead

HARARE - Central Region Soccer League Division one pacesetters Whawha have opened a four-point gap at the summit of the log after beating visiting Vumbachikwe 1-0 over the weekend.

Second-placed ZRP Beitbridge fell further behind after playing out a goalless draw against FC Platinum Under-19s at Mandava Stadium on Sunday.

The prison service side now leads the log standing with 29 points while ZRP Beitbridge and Tongogara are tied on 25 points with the police outfit boost of superior goal difference.

Gunners maintained their stranglehold on pole position in the World Navi Northern Region Soccer League after beating division debutants Seven Flames 3-1.

The 2009 Zimbabwean champions top the log standings with 37 points, three points ahead of second-placed Flame Lilly.

Gunners started their campaign this season on a positive note, winning 11 games, drawing four and losing only one.

Former log leaders Bindura United continue to slide behind after suffering a 4-0 humiliation defeat at the hands of ZRP Morris.

Bindura United had a dream start to the new season but have been blowing hot and cold in recent weeks and are now in third position with 33 point,s four points behind log leaders.

In the Zifa Eastern Region Division One League, leaders Mutare City also maintained their fine run after beating Black Eagles 1-0.

Mutare City now top the standings with 32 points from 15 matches.


Central Region: Gweru City 3 Chomumvuri Pirates 0, Silo United 1 Blanket Mine 1, Gweru City 3 Tongogara 2, Chrome Stars 3 Chomumvuri Pirates 0, FC Platinum Under-19s 0  ZRP Beitbridge 0, MSU 0 Zvishavane Stars 0, Whawha 1 Vumbachikwe 1.

Northern Region: Commando 1 Lake Harvest 0, Dstv Rangers 3 Starbill 2, Blue Swallows 1 Black Mambas 0, Mushowani 2 DC Academy 0, Flame Lilly 1 Ngezi Platinum 0,  ZRP Morris 4 Bindura 0,  Karoi United 3 Twalumba Gunners 3 Seven Flames 1,  Chegutu 1 Royal Classic 0.

Southern Region: Mpumalanga 2 New West 1, Portland Cement 0 ZPC Hwange 1.

Eastern Region: Gaza Gunners 0 Tenax 0, Surrey Abattoirs 0 Mutare Poly 0, Chihvu Stars 1 Renco Mine 0 , ZRP Masvingo 2 FC Three Leaves  1, Easter Stars 3 Mwenezana 1, Gutu 1  Ruwa United 1, Black Eagles 0 Mutare City 1.

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