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Billiat to leave Sundowns 23 November 2017 HARARE - Warriors star forward Khama Billiat could finally be heading to Europe after his coach at Absa Premiership side Mamelodi Sundowns, Pitso Mosimane confirmed the striker will be leaving the club at the end of the season. Billiat, who rose from the bench on Tuesday to score a brace in 2-...
2 TV venues for WC Qualifiers 23 November 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) will use world-class international grounds Harare Sports Club and Bulawayo’s Queens Sports Club as television venues during next year’s World Cup Qualifiers set for March. Three other cricket stadia, Old Hararians, Bulawayo Athletic Club and Kwekwe Sports Club wi...
Gonorenda out to destroy Tshams 23 November 2017 HARARE - South Africa-based Zimbabwean boxer Chamunorwa “Sting” Gonorenda will be the star attraction at the Rapid Fire Friday Night Series as he defends his title against Tshanda Tshams of South Africa at Wyneberg Military Base. The Zimbabwean, who had a bout postponed last month, says he is ...
Stay focussed, Mapeza tells players 22 November 2017 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is taking nothing for granted and has demanded maximum concentration from his charges as they prepare for a must-win Castle Lager Premiership match against Chapungu. With a two-point lead over record champions Dynamos going into the last round of action...
Pfumbidzai on cloud nine 22 November 2017 HARARE - Ronald Pfumbidzai is pleased to have reached the Telkom Knockout final with his new side Bloemfontein Celtic just three months after joining the Super Diski side from CAPS United. The left back joined Phunya Sele Sele in July after impressing in the African Champions League for Makepe...
Ndlovu wants training camp 22 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu is hoping his team will go into camp soon to intensify preparations for next month’s Cosafa Under-20 Championships. The Young Warriors are pooled in Group C together with Angola, Lesotho and Namibia. The team is currently training in two batc...
Jefferies ends year on a high 22 November 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's motor racing starlet Axcil Jefferies and team mate Rik Breukers were seconds away from clinching the Lamborghini Super Trofeo World Final crown on Sunday after an intriguing year they hope will be a platform for better things to come. In the end, Trent Hindman and Riccardo ...
Dynamos, Ngezi Platinum fined 22 November 2017 HARARE - The Premier Soccer League (PSL) Disciplinary Committee has slammed Dynamos and Ngezi Platinum Stars for the crowd trouble that marred their Castle Lager Premiership clash last month. The two clubs were fined $2 500 each and were also ordered to pay the costs of the hearing. “The Pr...
Lewis wins 2nd CBL Pool title 22 November 2017 HARARE - A change in location and surname ensured that Obedience Lewis grabbed his second Carling Black Label (CBL) National Pool Finals in the men’s category at Manicaland Motoring Club over the weekend. In the women’s section, it was Bulawayo’s Priscilla Chisoro who silenced all the women th...
EY Hac 20 Miler beckons 22 November 2017 HARARE - The  Ernst & Young (EY) Harare Athletics Club (Hac) 20 Miler, one of Zimbabwe’s oldest and most prestigious road races will be run on December 3. This year the race will be supported by EY and other corporate sponsors to enable the race organisers to pay cash prizes of $300 each to th...
We did our best - CAPS 21 November 2017 HARARE - After a rollercoaster ride in 2017, Castle Lager Premiership defending champions CAPS United will surrender their title to either FC Platinum or Dynamos this weekend. The Green Machine is destined to finish the season in fifth place after they put in an insipid performance in Sunday's g...
Akbay bids Highlanders farewell 21 November 2017 HARARE - Outgoing Highlanders coach Erol Akbay says he has packed his bags and will be leaving the country after he takes charge of his last Bosso match against CAPS United this weekend. The Dutchman announced in August that he will not be renewing his contract with the Bulawayo giants. Akb...
Lulu wary of relegated Bantu 21 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu is concerned about facing an already-relegated Bantu Rovers side this weekend in a match they need a result to save their Castle Lager Premiership status. Amakhosi played out a goalless draw against outgoing champions CAPS United at the National...
Ndlovu picks Cosafa squad 21 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu has chosen his provisional 29-man squad for the 2017 Cosafa Under-20 Championship to be held in Zambia next month. Ndlovu was in the last weeks conducting trials in Bulawayo while his assistant Mark Mathe was doing the same in Harare in order to...
PSL fines Rahman Gumbo $2 500 21 November 2017 HARARE - Chicken Inn coach Rahman Gumbo has been found guilty and fined $2 500 for causing the abandonment of his side’s Chibuku Super Cup first round clash against Yadah FC in September. “The PSL disciplinary committee has released the judgment in the matter involving Chicken Inn FC coach...G...
JB resurfaces at Rising Stars 21 November 2017 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Test bowler Njabulo “JB” Ncube has resurfaced at Rising Stars where he is a player-coach and hopes to revive his international career. A one-match wonderer in both Test and One Day International cricket, the Bulawayo-born had a debut to remember taking three wickets in...
FC Platinum on the cusp 20 November 2017 HARARE - FC Platinum could make history this coming Sunday by becoming the first team outside of Harare or Bulawayo to win the Zimbabwe league title since independence. Pure Platinum Play took a significant step to their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title following a 2-1 win over fellow tit...
Harare City in deep trouble 20 November 2017 HWANGE - Harare City sank deep into the murky waters of relegation following a morale-sapping defeat to Hwange in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday at the Colliery. Yesterday’s defeat pushed the Sunshine Boys to third from bottom on the log table with 35 points while Hwange jumped to ...
Byo City rue missed chances 20 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu was disappointed with how his side missed chances in yesterday’s goalless draw with CAPS United. A win for Amakhosi could have seen then make a significant step away from the drop zone and secure their Castle Lager Premiership status for next se...
Chinda Boys stun How Mine 20 November 2017 BULAWAYO - Shabanie Mine produced a five-star performance to beat How Mine 2-3 to ease their relegation woes in the Castle Lager Premiership yesterday. Shabanie needed nothing short of a victory to bolster their chances of survival and with yesterday’s stunning victory they moved to 39 points ...
Yadah survives relegation 20 November 2017 HARARE - Roderick Mutuma reminded Highlanders of what quality they are missing after his second half header sunk the Bulawayo giants 2-1 and ensured his side survives relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership. Yadah are now on 40 points, four above Bulawayo City who are occupying the last s...
Relegation battle — real dogfight 19 November 2017 HARARE - The fight against relegation from the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League is more compelling just as the race for the championship itself. While it is FC Platinum, and Dynamos who are now involved in an enthralling battle for the title, there is also a fascinating battle going on at th...
Squeaky bum time as title race resumes 14 November 2017 HARARE - The platform is now set for an intriguing four-horse title race as the Castle Lager Premiership resumes tomorrow after a one week hiatus that paved way for the Chibuku Super Cup. Log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars, second-placed FC Platinum, Harare giants Dynamos and former champions Ch...
Chidzambwa for Cecafa tournament 14 November 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has appointed Sunday “Mhofu” Chidzambwato take charge of the Warriors for the upcoming 2017 Cecafa Cup tournament to be held in Kenya. Zimbabwe has been invited to be part of the cast for the tournament solely reserved for East and Central Afri...
Barca Legends laud Zim 14 November 2017 HARARE - Rayco Garcia, one of the Barcelona Legends, who was in the country for the weekend’s exhibition match against the Warriors Legends, has described Zimbabwe as a safe tourist destination with potential to attract a lot of people. The Barcelona Legends played an enthralling match against...