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FC Platinum blow golden chance 13 May 2018 FC Platinum.....................0 Triangle...........................0 HARARE - Defending champions FC Platinum blew a golden chance to go top of the log and exert pressure on leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars when they failed to beat 10-man Triangle at Mandava Stadium yesterday. With Ngezi in ...
Harare City edge Nichrut 13 May 2018 Harare City...............(0) 1 Nichrut..........................0 HARARE - Protasho Kabwe scored in the second half as Harare City made it three wins on the trot after overcoming Castle Lager Premiership new boys Nichrut yesterday. The Sunshine Boys, who had beaten Triangle and Dynamos in...
Chitembwe warns high-flying Ngezi 11 May 2018 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe said his side will not be intimidated or show too much respect to unbeaten Castle Lager Premiership log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars on Sunday. The two teams square up at the National Sports Stadium this weekend with Ngezi Platinum hoping to continue ...
Zim cricketers threaten strike 11 May 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe national cricketers have threatened to go on strike due to unpaid salaries, match fees and bonuses. This proposed industrial action will put in jeopardy the forthcoming home triangular Twenty20 series featuring Pakistan and Australia in June. The tri-series has been schedu...
Harare City wary of Nichrut 11 May 2018 HARARE – Harare City coach Mark Harrison has warned his charges against underrating newboys Nichrut when the two teams clash in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Rufaro Stadium tomorrow. The Sunshine Boys are hoping to continue with their fine form which has seen them sit sixth on the log ta...
Castle five-A-side finals roar into life 11 May 2018 HARARE - At least 14 teams from across the country will converge at Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Sports Club this weekend for the Castle Lager World Cup promotion Five-A-Side amateur football tournament. Delta Beverages through their Castle Lager brand, last month unveiled a promotion that will se...
Zim sport comes of age 11 May 2018 HARARE – The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) yesterday lauded strides being made by various sports personalities in Zimbabwe after some top athletes were shortlisted for regional awards. The third edition of African Union Sports Council Region 5’s Regional Annual Sports Awards is schedu...
Racism row hits Zim Swimming 11 May 2018 HARARE - In a rather sad and damning development to the country's sport, the Zimbabwe Aquatic Union (Zau) is in the eye of a storm after allegations of racism. The Mary Kloppers led-board is allegedly sidelining black administrators from key decision-making positions among other things. Tho...
Sacking Mutasa not the solution 10 May 2018 HARARE - Big clubs are known to be "coach eaters" but the sacking of Lloyd Mutasa as Dynamos coach on Tuesday afternoon borders on pure hypocrisy and desperation by the Glamour Boys top brass. Mutasa has been elevated to the post of director of coaching and will be responsible for “talent iden...
Chess Grandmaster Zimbabwe bound 10 May 2018 HARARE - Global Chess Foundation Kasparov through its African branch are set to bring world top chess player Grandmaster Nigel Short to Zimbabwe for a three-day working visit end of this month. The foundation is a non-profit educational organisation supported by charitable donations from indiv...
It's a mammoth task: Zuze 10 May 2018 HARARE - Dynamos interim coach Biggie Zuze has admitted he faces a “mammoth task” after he was assigned to take charge of the stuttering Harare giants. Zuze was elevated to steer the Glamour Boys’ ship following the sacking of head coach Lloyd Mutasa earlier this week after a string of poor re...
Williams, Follett-Smith shine at Swazi Open 10 May 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean golfer Mark Williams had a good start after the first round of the Sunshine Tour’s Investec Royal Swazi Open at the Royal Swazi Spa Country Club. Williams and South Africa’s Riekus Nortje are in second place on the leader board on 15 points and are just two points behind ov...
Chiyangwa cornered 9 May 2018 HARARE - World football governing body, Fifa has ordered the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) to hold elections for a new executive committee “as soon as possible”. This comes after the Zifa assembly had been split along two lines following last February’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). ...
DeMbare sack Mutasa 9 May 2018 HARARE - Stung by their dreadful start to the new season, the Dynamos executive yesterday finally decided to end their marriage with coach Lloyd Mutasa just 10 matches into the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. Mutasa, who was credited for assembling a competitive side that lost the champi...
Mangwiro pleased with Triangle progress 9 May 2018 HARARE - Triangle coach Taurai Mangwiro has lauded his team’s performances so far in the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season saying they have “given him reason for optimism”. The Sugar Sugar Boys did not have a bright start to the current campaign after defeats in their opening two matches ag...
Mountaineers warm up for title 9 May 2018 HARARE - Defending champions Mountaineers take on Rising Stars in their last Logan Cup match of the season this weekend at Takashinga Sports Club knowing that the title is virtually wrapped up. Mountaineers breathed a sigh of relief after log leaders Mashonaland Eagles who had emerged serious ...
Leading pack pulls clear 8 May 2018 HARARE - Log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars and second placed FC Platinum all picked up important wins during a weekend most of the trailing contenders failed to pick up maximum points. Ngezi Platinum lead the Castle Lager Premiership standings with 26 points from 10 matches following another im...
Mash Eagles give up on Logan Cup 8 May 2018 HARARE - Mashonaland Eagles’ chances of winning the Logan Cup went up in smoke after a heavy 354-run defeat to Matabeleland Tuskers at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Saturday. The Harare-based franchise was missing at least 13 of their regular players, who have all travelled overseas, and t...
Hillcrest College emerge as giants 8 May 2018 MUTARE - Mutare-based Hillcrest College proved that they have what it takes to challenge the order in the local schoolboy rugby circles following an impressive 2018 Dairibord Schools Rugby Festival campaign. The schoolboy rugby jamboree ended at the weekend at Prince Edward School with some of...
Harare City release Muroiwa 8 May 2018 HARARE - Harare City have released former Warriors and Dynamos defender Elisha Muroiwa — less than three months after joining the side. The defender signed for the Sunshine Boys following his short but painful stint with Tanzanian side Singida United last December.  “Harare City FC has term...
Harare City halt DeMbare revival 7 May 2018 Dynamos.......................(1)1 Harare City...................(2) 2 HARARE - Dynamos’ mini-revival came to a halt yesterday when left back Brighton Chayambuka scored two first half goals to help Harare City beat the Glamour Boys in a Castle Lager Premiership match. DeMbare, who had pick...
ZPC Kariba stun Bosso 7 May 2018 Highlanders..................(1)1 ZPC Kariba..................(0) 2 HARARE - Veteran forward Tawanda Nyamandwe scored a stoppage time winner for ZPC Kariba as they picked up their first win of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season by stunning high-flying Highlanders yesterday. Ozias Zib...
Zhuwawu rescues point for CAPS 7 May 2018 ZVISHAVANE - CAPS United indifferent start to the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season continued yesterday when they drew 1-1 with Shabanie Mine at Maglas Stadium. Makepekepe went into yesterday’s match nursing wounds from a 0-1 home defeat to Chicken Inn from midweek while the home side had a...
Tigere inspires FC Platinum 7 May 2018 Herentals.............(1) 1 FC Platinum.........(1) 2 HARARE – Never Tigere scored one and set up the winning goal for substitute Gift Mbweti as FC Platinum roared from behind to beat Castle Lager Premiership new boys Herentals on Saturday. The home side scored in controversial circumsta...
Dynamos seek 3rd straight win 7 May 2018 HARARE – It seems the good times are now back at Dynamos after a brief gloomy period in the opening weeks of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The Glamour Boys started the new campaign with a mess of results after going for seven games without a win and at one point sat just one place ...