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Sables sweat over Mudaraki, Nyawata 26 July 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Sables, smarting form a 22-41 defeat against Kenya on Saturday will miss the services of flankers Connor Pritchard and Andrew Rose for this weekend encounter against Tunisia at Prince Edward School in Harare. Both players are returning to their bases with Pritchard going back...
Zifa cries foul 25 July 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Warriors officially lodged a complaint against Namibia's Brave Warriors for the alleged use of foreign-based players during the two-legged African Nations Championships (Chan) who are still on the books of several regional clubs. Namibia who have not had a local football ...
Warriors crash out 24 July 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe will for the first time miss out on the African Nations Championships (Chan) since its inception in 2009 after crashing out of the tournament at the hands of Namibia in the second leg of the qualifier following a penalty shoot-out here yesterday. The Warriors, who were biddin...
Dauda to lead Warriors 22 July 2017 HARARE - Warriors interim coach, Sunday Chidzambwa, has assigned the armband to Yadah FC defender Dennis Dauda (pictured) for Zimbabwe’s decisive return leg against Namibia in a 2018 Kenya African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifier tomorrow at the National Sports Stadium following the injury ...
It was a tough flight home: Streak 22 July 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe senior men cricket team head coach Heath Streak shared the disappointment of a near miss to what would have become a triumphant end following their four-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. The team on the rebound returned back in the country Wednesday evening to a her...
Sables ready to dismantle Kenya 22 July 2017 HARARE - After suffering a defeat at the hands of Namibia in their previous international match, the Sables team has recovered and are more than ready to redeem their glory when they face Kenya today at Bulawayo’s Hartsfield Stadium. After six years without hosting an international rugby match...
PSL awards a shame 22 July 2017 JOHANNESBURG - A raging storm is still going on following last week's Premier Soccer League (PSL) annual awards which were marred by controversy. In the middle of the storm is the awarding of Sphiwe Tshabalala's routine free kick goal which fans voted the winner of the Goal of the Season award...
Mushure doubtful 20 July 2017 HARARE - Dynamos left back Ocean Mushure is a major doubt for the Warriors’ decisive return leg against Namibia in a 2018 Kenya African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifier on Sunday at the National Sports Stadium as he is battling a knee injury. The experienced defender appeared to land awk...
CAPS, How Mine clash on 19 July 2017 HARARE - The Castle Lager Premiership match between reigning champions CAPS United and How Mine will go ahead as scheduled this evening at the National Sports Stadium after the national team released their players. The match kicks off at 7pm. The game was hanging in balance until last night...
Zim excites in defeat 19 July 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe cricket team pushed Sri Lanka deep into the twilight overs of the day and can still exit Asia with their heads held high despite the four wicket defeat on the last day of the Hero Cup Test match at Ramasinghe Premadasain Stadium in Colombo yesterday. That it had their match t...
Chidzambwa tinkers with Warriors squad 18 July 2017 HARARE - In a desperate bid to overturn a first leg 0-1 defeat suffered at the hands of Namibia in a 2018 Kenya African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifier, Warriors interim coach Sunday Chidzambwa has been forced to tinker with his team ahead of this weekend's decisive return leg. The Warr...
SRC dithers on VP dinner snub findings 18 July 2017 HARARE - The inquest into Zimbabwe national football team’s African Cup of Nations dinner debacle which occurred in January, will remain a closely guarded secret, it has emerged. Seven months after the side snubbed a send-off dinner with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa on the eve of the team...
Zifa, Gwarada wrangle rages on 18 July 2017 HARARE - There is no end in sight between the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) and its former board member Bernard Gwarada after it emerged that the Sheriff had wrongfully attached property belonging to Zifa (Private) Limited to settle a debt. According to court papers, the Gwarada-owned c...
'No minister, we didn't fail' 16 July 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe legendary swimmer Kirsty Coventry has begged to differ with sports minister Makhosini Hlongwane's assessment of Team Zimbabwe's performance at last year's summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Team Zimbabwe delegation comprising 57-members made up of 26 officials and 31 ...
Cycling champ who owns no bike 16 July 2017 HARARE - If yo love something and you are good at it, fight. One way or another, someone is going to come along and find you. That has been the difference for Nkulumo “Nkust” Dube whose stars aligned as a 21-year-old before hard work and determination saw him rise to become Zimbabwe’s road ...
Warriors seek win 16 July 2017 HARARE - Warriors captain Ocean Mushure has asked for total commitment from his teammates as they begin their 2018 Kenya African Nations Championships (Chan) qualifiers with an away tie against Namibia this afternoon. Sunday Chidzambwa’s charges, who are gunning for a fifth straight appearance...
DeMbare in crisis 13 July 2017 HARARE - Dynamos' fine run in the Castle Premiership thus far is under threat as the club battles to avert imminent player mutiny over the nonpayment of salaries, allowances and bonuses. The situation was further compounded yesterday following the resignation of club vice president Solomon San...
Harare derby in doubt 12 July 2017 HARARE - This weekend’s eagerly-anticipated Harare derby between CAPS United and Dynamos is in doubt after the Glamour Boys threatened not to fulfil the fixture last night. The two Harare giants are scheduled to go toe-to-toe this weekend in a Castle Lager Premiership match at either the Natio...
Chidzambwa gets nod for Chan 12 July 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has extended interim coach Sunday Chidzambwa’s mandate to include the 2018 Kenya African Nations Championship (Chan) qualifiers. The Warriors will travel to Windhoek to face Namibia in the first leg this Sunday at the Sam Nujoma Stadium while t...
Mhofu or Mapeza: Zifa in coach headache 11 July 2017 HARARE – The Warriors triumph at the 2017 Cosafa Castle Cup in South Africa has left the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) in a quandary regarding the team's substantive coach. Zifa is currently faced with a choice between FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza, ZPC Kariba coach Sunday Chidzambwa ...
Zim in historic win over Sri Lanka 11 July 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe cricket team made history by clinching their first ODI series 3-2 away to Sri Lanka after yesterday’s tense three-wicket triumph in the final match in Hambantota. This was Zimbabwe’s first series win against a Full Member since 2001 when they beat New Zealand. Zimbabwe...
EcoCash here to stay — PSL 11 July 2017 HARARE - The Premier Soccer League (PSL) were impressed by the pilot project in which fans were using EcoCash to pay entry fees for Sunday’s match between Chicken Inn and Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium. EcoCash is a mobile money transfer platform which allows Econet subscribers to send, rece...
CAPS learn the hard way 11 July 2017 ALGIERS - CAPS United’s failure to invest in their squad was cruelly exposed when they crashed out of the African Champions League following a 4-1 defeat to USM Alger (USMA) here on Sunday night at the Omar Hamadi Stadium. Okacha Hamzaoui and Ziri Hammar first half strikes and an Oussama Darff...
PSL title race shapes up 11 July 2017 HARARE - The Castle Lager Premiership action reached the half way mark at the weekend and an intriguing battle is shaping up at the top of the table where seven sides are separated by only five points. Leaders Black Rhinos bounced back to the summit of the table with a 3-0 drubbing of relega...
Warriors are the Kings of Cosafa 10 July 2017 HARARE – Zimbabwe are the undisputed kings of the southern African region after beating Zambia 3-1 in yesterday's Cosafa Castle Cup final at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium in South Africa. The Warriors got their goals from forward Knox Mutizwa, winger Talent Chawapiwa and defender Ocean Mushure wh...