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Bosso switch off ZPC 24 April 2017 BULAWAYO - Highlanders had to come from behind to snatch a 3-2 win against ZPC Kariba in a closely-contested Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. The opening minutes of the game, belonged to Bosso who caused all sorts of problems to the visitors. However, it was the visitors who drew f...
Tsholotsho frustrate CAPS at home 24 April 2017 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe was left dissatisfied by his side’s failure to showcase their quality following a disappointing 1-1 draw against Tsholotsho in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. The Green Machine, who were by far the better side, found themselves trailing Ts...
Ritchie wins Zim Open 24 April 2017 HARARE - There is bound to be ecstasy for one man and anguish for the other during the final round of any golf championship. This is exactly what happened yesterday when JC Ritchie beat Trevor Fisher Jnr on the second play-off hole to lift the Zimbabwe Open and walk away with a R285 300 cheque...
Newboys Yadah stun log-leaders Ngezi 23 April 2017 HARARE - Yadah FC's fairy-tale start to life in the Castle Lager Premiership continued yesterday when they ended log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars' 100 percent record. Ngezi had won all three of their opening matches but came unstuck yesterday after defender Brian Chikwenya scored the only goal...
Byo City hold FC Platinum 23 April 2017 BULAWAYO - FC Platinum's 100 percent start to the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership season came to an end after yesterday’s 1-1 draw with Bulawayo City. The platinum miners had picked up two consecutive wins over Dynamos and Bantu Rovers but came up against a stubborn Amakhosi side. The match h...
McGuigan's record 63 narrows Fisher's lead 23 April 2017 HARARE - He might not be in the lead going into the final round, but Doug McGuigan has all the momentum after his third-round course-record equalling nine-under-par 63 on Saturday in the 2017 Zimbabwe Open at Royal Harare Golf Club. He made 10 birdies and a bogey and he climbed to 11-under-par...
Tenga courts Chiyangwa 23 April 2017 HARARE - Tanzanian football leader Leodegar Tenga arrived in Harare yesterday to meet Zifa and Cosafa president Philip Chiyangwa ahead of next month’s elections at the Fifa Congress in Bahrain. Tenga, who was accompanied to Harare by Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) president Jamal Malinzi, ...
Leaders Ngezi, FC Platinum in ultimate test 22 April 2017 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars and FC Platinum’s 100 percent starts to the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership season come under scrutiny this afternoon. With the season still in its infancy, the two teams have already thrown down the gauntlet to the rest of the league as they are yet to taste defeat...
Take a bow CR7! 22 April 2017 JOHANNESBURG - Is Cristiano Ronaldo among the best ever?The debate on who is the greatest footballer of all time reared its ‘‘ugly head’’ again this week during the Uefa Champions League games. For some time now, the debate on who is the greatest footballer of all time has raged on and that ta...
Cairns, Charamba stay in hunt 22 April 2017 HARARE - Local golfers Ryan Cairns and Tongo Charamba flew the Zimbabwe flag high during yesterday’s second round of the Zimbabwe Open tournament here. The two Zimbabweans now trail leader Trevor Fisher Jnr of South Africa, who equalled the Royal Harare course record of 63 during his second ro...
Copa adopts Fifa standards 22 April 2017 KWEKWE - This year’s edition of the Copa Coca-Cola games for boys is set to adopt a new format as the organisers seeks to conform to the international standards as outlined by Fifa. Over the years, the junior schoolboy football tournament has ran with the Under-16 age group for the boys and wi...
Fisher equals course record 22 April 2017 HARARE - Trevor Fisher Jnr equalled the Royal Harare Golf Club course record of nine-under-par 63 yesterday to move into a four-stroke lead at the halfway mark of the 2017 Zimbabwe Open. He joined Nick Price, Italian Francesco Laporta and 2015 champion Dean Burmester as holders of the record w...
Silver lining for CAPS United 21 April 2017 HARARE - Reigning Castle Lager Premiership champions CAPS United financial troubles could be over as the club is on the verge of sealing agreements with sponsors to bankroll their operations. The news will come as a huge relief to the 2016 champions, who have been embroiled in a pay and winnin...
Ryan Cairns in the mix at Zim Open 21 April 2017 HARARE - Local golfer Ryan Cairns shot a superb 66 during the first round of the Zimbabwe Open yesterday which left him just one shot behind overnight leader Jean Hugo of South Africa. Hugo enjoys the clubhouse lead heading into the second round after carding a seven-under 65 at the Sunshine T...
Hugo enjoys fast start 21 April 2017 HARARE - Jean Hugo started fast in the first round of the 2017 Zimbabwe Open yesterday and he kept his foot on the pedal to card a seven-under-par 65 for a one-stroke lead at Royal Harare Golf Club. And it could have been even better had he not made bogeys on seven and 13, but that didn’t both...
Jam, Manondo boost for Hre City 21 April 2017 HARARE - Harare City coach Mike Madzivanyika hopes the return of influential duo of captain James Jam and forward William Manondo can be the catalyst to turning around their 2017 season. The Sunshine Boys are yet to win a game this season after a 0-0 draw with Yadah FC before losing to defendi...
Shingi gives Mountaineers edge 21 April 2017 HARARE - Shingi Masakadza was again the outstanding performer of the day, this time with the bat, as Manicaland Mountaineers enjoyed another good day yesterday against Mid West Rhinos at Mutare Sports Club. Masakadza hammered a powerful unbeaten innings of 61, after Timycen Maruma and Donald T...
Mutasa now believes 20 April 2017 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa is confident his young side will be able to turn around their season following their triumph in the Uhuru Cup on Tuesday. The Glamour Boys won the tournament after beating Highlanders 3-2 on penalties after the final had ended 1-1 in regulation time at the N...
Zim Open tees off 20 April 2017 HARARE - The 26th edition of the Zimbabwe Open tees off at Royal Harare Golf Club this morning with a field of 156 golfers hoping to have their hands on the trophy at the weekend. Once again, Zimbabwean golfers will be hoping to end the dominance of their South African counterparts, who have w...
Zim women begin preps 20 April 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe women cricket team showed some rust but were still competitive against boys’ teams during the Maximum Age Group Twenty20 tournament here yesterday. Zimbabwe are using the tournament as part of their preparations for next month’s quadrangular series in South Africa where t...
DeMbare lift Uhuru Cup 20 April 2017 HARARE - Goalkeeper Tonderai Mateyaunga was the Dynamos hero of the day after the Glamour Boys were crowned this year’s winners of the Independence Cup beating bitter rivals Highlanders following a penalty shoot-out here yesterday. The match had ended 1-1 in regulation time after substitute Ma...
Young Gore shines in SA 20 April 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe rising BMX rider Emmanuel Gore made his presence felt during the first round of the 2017 South African National Age Group Series (Nag) at Germiston BMX Club in Johannesburg, South Africa over the Easter holiday. The seven-year-old, Grade 3 student, who races for Team Fearless...
Zim mourns SA's hulk Njisane 20 April 2017 HARARE - The National Federation of Zimbabwe Bodybuilding and Fitness (NFZBBF) has joined the rest of the world in mourning the late South African bodybuilder Vusumzi “Bulldozer” Njisane who passed away recently,  ironically on his birthday. Njisane (32) was a friend of the local federation wh...
Mugeri returns for Zim ladies 20 April 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe senior women cricket team captain Chipo Mugeri returns to the squad ahead of next month’s visit to South Africa for an invitational Quadrangular series across the Limpopo. The team will participate in the four-team series that also involves India, Ireland and host South Afric...
Clash of the titans 16 April 2017 HARARE - There is bound to be thrilling action when four of the country’s biggest football clubs clash in the semi-finals of the Uhuru Cup this afternoon. Another Harare derby is on the cards at the National Sports Stadium where CAPS United and Dynamos renew their rivalry. In Bulawayo, High...