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The rebirth of Linyama 28 May 2017 HARARE - Just three months ago Sydney Linyama was on the verge of quitting football after being shown the exit door by Harare giants Dynamos. With his reputation in tatters after he had been labelled a “bad boy”, the Glamour Boys decided against renewing his contract. With DeMbare coaches a...
Mpandare a 'poor janitor' 28 May 2017 HARARE - Our football has over the last few years witnessed some highs and lows and the biggest casualties of this all has been the fans. Whether you like or disagree with the way he conducts his business, there is no denying that the coming in of Philip Chiyangwa surely has brought golden smi...
Mutasa wants DeMbare consistency 27 May 2017 HARARE - Lloyd Mutasa is eager for Dynamos’ win over struggling Harare City to act as a catalyst to turn around their indifferent start to the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership campaign. A solitary strike by Christian Ntouba in the first half was all the Glamour Boys needed to pick up their third ...
Stix praises Linyama, Mukombwe 27 May 2017 HARARE - Black Rhinos coach Stanford “Stix” Mutizwa has praised the Warriors call-up of his two players for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Liberia next month. Zimbabwe hosts Liberia on June 11 at the National Sports Stadium hoping to kick-start their Group G campaign ...
Ncube sees some positives 27 May 2017 HARARE - Newly-appointed Harare City coach Philani “Beefy” Ncube says his side can take a lot of positives from their 0-1 defeat to Dynamos in his first game in charge. The Sunshine Boys went down in Thursday night’s match after Dynamos Cameroonian forward Christian Ntouba scored a scorcher in...
IRL action continues today 27 May 2017 HARARE - There will be only three matches today in the Intercity Rugby League (IRL) due to the Sables’ friendly international away to Botswana. Old Johannians (OJs), who are still searching for their first win in 2017, were scheduled to host Old Miltonians (OMs) at Old Hararians this afternoon...
Mapeza gambles on injured Billiat 26 May 2017 HARARE - Injred Warriors talisman Khama Billiat has been included in the squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Liberia at home. The Mamelodi Sundowns forward is part of a 25-man squad released by interim coach Norman Mapeza yesterday. There were fears B...
Dynamos win, Bosso falter 26 May 2017 HARARE - Dynamos got back to winning ways with a slender 1-0 win over struggling Harare City at the National Sports Stadium last night. On the other hand, Highlander's suffered a 1-0 loss to Chicken Inn during yesterday's Bulawayo derby at Barbourfields Stadium. Dynamos had only picked up o...
Chitiyo dazzles as CAPS beat USMA 25 May 2017 HARARE - Ronald “Rooney” Chitiyo scored a memorable brace as CAPS United picked up their first win in the African Champions League Group B with a 2-1 victory over USM Alger (USMA) yesterday. While Chitiyo provided the killer blows inside the box on both goals, Tafadzwa Rusike was the star of t...
PSL reserves Bosso judgment 25 May 2017 HARARE - Highlanders will have to wait a little bit longer before they can learn their fate regarding the abandoned league match against Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium after the Premier Soccer League (PSL) reserved the judgment. The Bulawayo giants appeared before the league’s disciplinary c...
Black Rhinos' fine run halted 25 May 2017 BULAWAYO - Black Rhinos’ barnstorming run in the Castle Lager Premiership came crashing down after they were handed an unlikely 2-0 defeat by battling How Mine yesterday. The army side went into the game chasing their seventh win in 10 matches which would have seen them open a four-point lead ...
Bulawayo City edge Hwange 25 May 2017 BULAWAYO - A solitary Kelvin Madzongwe strike was all Bulawayo City needed to collect maximum points while compounding Hwange’s woes in a Castle Premiership match at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. The win was Bulawayo City’s fourth win of the season to take them to 14 points while for Hwange...
2017 Copa Coca-Cola launched 25 May 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's school football should adopt a tracking system to ensure players who excel at age-grade tournaments are monitored, National Association for Secondary School Heads (Nash) president Johnson Madhuku has said. “As Nash we should have a database of such players and a tracking sy...
CAPS go for broke against USMA 24 May 2017 HARARE - CAPS United need an outright win against USM Alger (USMA) this afternoon to keep their African Champions League dream alive according to coach Lloyd Chitembwe. The Green Machine host the Algerian side at the National Sports Stadium fully aware of the consequences of another loss havin...
USM Alger bank on experience 24 May 2017 HARARE - USM Alger (USMA) coach Paul Put is confident their vast knowledge of how to negotiate their way around the continent will be instrumental in today’s African Champions League match against CAPS United. Founded in 1937, the Reds and Blacks have been perennial contenders in Caf inter-clu...
NetOne empowers sports writers 24 May 2017 HARARE - Telecomunications giant NetOne has partnered local sports journalists by providing free Internet services at the National Sports Stadium starting with today’s African Champions League game between CAPS United and USM Alger. NetOne has provided a router from their latest innovation — O...
Rotary e-Club tennis tourney a success 24 May 2017 HARARE - Kumail Mohamed and Claire Machisa are the champions of this year’s Rotary e-Club “Ambassador” 4 Junior Tennis Championship in the Under-18 boys and girls categories respectively. The two-day tournament was held over the weekend at Harare Sports Club with a good turnout from participan...
French soccer scout in Zim 24 May 2017 HARARE - Friendly Academy technical director Patridge Muskwe has embarked on an ambitious project of trying to get a number of young local players to break through into the French Ligue 1. Muskwe believes if they can get a good number of local players into one of Europe’s top flight leagues at...
Zvirekwi boost for CAPS 23 May 2017 HARARE - CAPS United captain Hardlife Zvirekwi is hoping to be fully fit for tomorrow's Africa Champions League clash against USM Alger of Algeria at the National Sports Stadium. The Makepekepe captain pulled a muscle in the dying moments of the 2-0 defeat to Zamalek in Egypt a fortnight ago. ...
DeMbare meet over Mutasa 23 May 2017 HARARE - The Dynamos hierarchy will today meet to review the performance of their technical team led by coach Lloyd Mutasa. DeMbare have had an indifferent start to the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership season as they find themselves in 13th place on the log with a paltry eight points from seven m...
Comesa engages Cosafa over Hayatou 23 May 2017 HARARE - A number of leading presidents from the Cosafa region will meet with a delegation from the Comesa Competition Commission which is investigation former Caf boss Issa Hayatou in Harare today. South African Football Association head Danny Jordaan, Namibia’s Frans Mbidi and Zambia’s Andre...
CBZ bails out Tanya Muzinda 23 May 2017 HARARE - Young Zimbabwean rider Tanyaradzwa Muzinda will finally realise her dream of competing at the British Masters Kids National Motocross Championships after receiving $10 000 from CBZ Holdings to fund her trip. The former Zimbabwe Junior Sportsperson of the Year is expected to leave for ...
All set for OK Grand Challenge 23 May 2017 HARARE - A total of 14 horses have been confirmed for this year’s OK Grand Challenge main race during yesterday’s final acceptance ceremony held at Borrowdale Race Course. Comanche Brave headlines a list of runners for this Grade 2 race which will be run over 1 800m at Borrowdale Race Course o...
Mutasa defends struggling DeMbare 23 May 2017 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa insists “things are firmly under control” despite the club’s fans voicing their concerns during the 1-1 draw against Shabanie Mine in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. The Glamour Boys’ supporters yesterday poured their hearts out as they sang disp...
Rhinos shoot to the top 23 May 2017 HARARE - For a team that is set out to fight against relegation, Black Rhinos are doing a fantastic job of securing their status in the Castle Lager Premiership for next year. Yesterday, Stanford “Stix” Mutizwa’s side notched up their third consecutive win when they defeated Hwange 3-0 courtes...