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Chitembwe tips Chigumba for Warriors duty 20 August 2018 HARARE - Prosper Chigumba was probably the reason why CAPS United went home with a point in the bag as he produced heroic saves that denied a fired-up Herentals side in a Castle Larger Premier Soccer League encounter played at Rufaro Stadium on Saturday. Chigumba kept the Students at bay singl...
Byo Chiefs dismiss Harare City 20 August 2018 Bulawayo Chiefs.............(1) 1 Harare City..........................0 BULAWAYO - A solitary goal by Stanley Ngala was all Bulawayo Chiefs needed to beat Harare City in a tightly-contested Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match yesterday. Ngala netted Chiefs’ goal 10 minutes before the...
Spotlight on Zvirekwi 18 August 2018 HARARE - All the spotlight will be on CAPS United skipper Hardlife Zvirekwi and Herentals’ forward Tafadzwa Chitukutuku when the Students host CAPS United in a potential Castle Lager Premier Soccer League thriller at Rufaro Stadium this afternoon. Zvirekwi has punched above his weight displayi...
Chicken Inn host Ngezi Platinum 18 August 2018 HARARE - Today's clash between Chicken Inn and Ngezi Platinum Stars is going to be one of the key games that might have a major bearing on the destiny of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership title. Ngezi Platinum, who are in second place on the log, travel to Luveve Stadium just two points behind...
Sables go for broke 18 August 2018 KAMPALA - With their Rugby Afrique Gold Cup status at stake, Zimbabwe captain Denford Mutamangira has called upon his teammates to prove their worth in today’s crucial clash against Uganda. The Sables need nothing short of a win this afternoon at the Kyadondo Rugby Grounds in the heart of Kamp...
VFAPU golf tourney generates interest 18 August 2018 HARARE - The Victoria Falls Anti-Poaching Unit’s (Vfapu) Annual Fundraising Golf Day set for Harare on September 21, has generated a lot of interest with many teams confirming their participation with businesses and individuals raising their hands to partner in the conservation of Zimbabwe’s wild...
Zim Cossasa team in camp 18 August 2018 BULAWAYO - The Confederations of School Sport Association of Southern Africa (Cossasa) team commenced camp in Bulawayo for the games scheduled for Namibia. Team Zimbabwe comprising squads from different sporting disciplines went in to camp on Wednesday to prepare for the games to be hosted by ...
A lot at stake for the Sables 17 August 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe rugby team is fully aware that a lot hangs in the balance in tomorrow’s Rugby Afrique Gold Cup match against Uganda in Kampala. The Sables arrived in Kampala on Tuesday evening and have so far held two training sessions ahead of tomorrow’s encounter at the Kyadondo Rugb...
Wheelchair b/ball remain hopeful 17 August 2018 HARARE - Aggrieved wheelchair basketball has welcomed the postponement of the Zimbabwe National Youth and Paralympic Games (NYG) owing to a typhoid outbreak in Gweru as a blessing in disguise. The Games will now be held in December with the new dates set to be announced at a later date after c...
Muzarabani quits Zim Cricket 17 August 2018 HARARE - Rising Zimbabwe pace bowler Blessing Muzarabani has quit international cricket for an England County Cricket deal automatically ruling himself out of the country’s tours of South Africa and Bangladesh respectively. The 21-year-old seamer from Rising Stars is understood to have signed ...
Ndlovu demands results at Byo City 17 August 2018 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo City caretaker coach Bekithemba Ndlovu has summoned his players to man up and start winning games if they are to remain in top flight league come end of season. Bulawayo City lost their last league match to log leaders FC Platinum 0-1 at home despite a spirited performance....
'CAPS not there yet' 15 August 2018 HARARE - While CAPS United displayed a unique brand of football led by their outstanding captain Hardlife Zvirekwi to emerge 1-0 winners over army side Black Rhinos at Rufaro Stadium over the weekend, head coach Lloyd Chitembwe believes they are still miles away from launching a serious title bid...
ZC braces for tough times 15 August 2018 HARARE - Anguish is expected to ensue as struggling Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) have confirmed a massive restructuring exercise that will see almost all staff contracts ending this month not being renewed owing to financial constraints. ZC hit rock bottom after they failed to pay staff salaries and ...
Correctional Services win Ranl Heroes netball tourney 15 August 2018 HARARE - Correctional Services Queens emerged winners of the inaugural Rainbow Amateur Netball League (Ranl) Heroes Tournament after edging Glow Petroleum Queens 44-42 in an entertaining final at Harare's Morris Depot on Monday. The Pickglow-sponsored event saw 10 teams from around the country...
'It's still game on' 14 August 2018 HARARE - After grinding to an important 0-1 away win over Bulawayo City at the weekend, FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza wants his charges to continue picking up maximum points. Before travelling to Bulawayo, FC Platinum had lost to ZPC Kariba, drawn with CAPS United and Yadah FC. That poor ...
It's for you, dad: Matova 13 August 2018 HARARE - Some parents see their children as extensions of themselves and go to great lengths to make them succeed in an attempt to make up for their own failed dreams. Others are not overly concerned whether their children help them to resolve their own feelings of regret and disappointment bu...
Tembo makes his mark 13 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean coach Kaitano Tembo repaid the trust shown in him by the SuperSport United hierarchy after guiding Matsatsantsa to the semi-finals of the MTN8 in South Africa on Saturday night. SuperSport, who are defending champions of the richest knockout competition in the Super Diski, ...
Herentals' Chitukutuku denies Yadah 13 August 2018 Yadah…………………..……….. (1) 2 Herentals…………...…………. (0) 2 HARARE - Second half substitute Tafadzwa Chitukutuku scored a stoppage time brace as Herentals rescued an unlikely point against Yadah FC in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. With Yadah leading 2-0, Chitukutuku was introduced ...
CAPS wary of Black Rhinos 12 August 2018 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe has praised Black Rhinos coach Herbert Maruwa ahead of the two teams’ clash at Rufaro Stadium in a Castle Lager Premiership match this afternoon. Chitembwe insists the youthful Maruwa deserves all the plaudits for transforming Chauya Chipembere into a...
Muvirimi rescues Harare City 12 August 2018 Harare City………………. (0) 1 Mutare City……………… (0) 1 HARARE - Substitute Wilfred Muvirimi’s equaliser deep in added time earned Harare City a point and denied Ndega Matsika’s Mutare City Rovers a victory they hardly deserve in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Rufaro Stadium on Friday. Via...
FC Platinum brace for Byo City 12 August 2018 HARARE - Having failed to register a win in their last three matches, FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza wants his charges to get back on track when they face struggling Bulawayo City this afternoon at Barbourfields Stadium. Since the resumption of the league after the mid season break, the reign...
Follet-Smith wins Harare Open title 12 August 2018 HARARE - Benjamin Follett-Smith needed to keep his nerves and make a difficult chip on the 18th to save par on his way to clinching his second local title after winning the Harare Open golf tournament here yesterday. With the wind causing all sorts of problems for the golfers, Follett-Smith ov...
Whawha form worries Petros 12 August 2018 GWERU - Zifa Central Region Division One side Whawha coach Luke Petros is a worried man ahead of the top-of-the-table clash against Tongogara at Battlefields Grounds today. Whawha have failed to win their last four matches recording goalless draws against TelOne FC and Shesham and Tongogara. T...
I'm living my dream - Nkhatha 12 August 2018 HARARE - Former Warriors forward Kingston Nkhatha is hoping to stay at Harare giants Dynamos beyond his initial deal which expires at the end of this season so he can lead his boyhood club to glory. Nkhatha signed for the Glamour Boys for the remainder of this current 2018 Castle Lager Premier...
Allard leads at windy Chapman 12 August 2018 HARARE - Amateur golfer Jack Allard (pictured) mastered the windy conditions to shoot a four-under 68 to enjoy a two-shot lead after the first round of the Harare Open on Thursday. While foul weather created havoc for most of the players, Allard kept his cool to be one of the only three starte...