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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...
Zim hosts regional hockey tourney 12 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe men and women’s hockey teams will square off against their South Africa and Namibia counterparts in the Pro Series Indoor (PSi) International Test Series set for Hellenic Academy and Chisipite Senior School. The tournament, running from today until Monday, will also see 25 pr...
Jonga new beach soccer boss 12 August 2018 HARARE - Marshall Jonga said he would work hard to change the fortunes of Beach Soccer Zimbabwe (BSZ) after he was elected to lead the emerging discipline at polls held in the capital yesterday. Jonga received an overwhelming seal of approval from the Electoral College following a landslide vi...
Boost for Chicken Inn 12 August 2018 BULAWAYO - Chicken Inn yesterday got a shot in the arm when three companies all came on board to be part of the Gamecocks family. Black Shark Protection Services, Bon Vie Medical Aid Scheme and Zibuko Capital Private Limited were unveiled as the 2015 Castle Lager Premiership champions’ new par...
Terry Dzukamanja eclipses Billiat 12 August 2018 HARARE - Bidvest Wits forward Terrence Dzvukamanja is on cloud nine with the new recruit immediately enjoying instant success in the Super Diski following his maiden goal against Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB Stadium on Tuesday evening. Dzvukamanja was on target for the Clever Boys wh...
Blow for Ngezi Platinum 8 August 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars have suffered a major blow after their mid-season transfer arrival Simba Nhivi fractured his arm in training and will be out for up to five weeks. Nhivi fell awkwardly in training last week before undergoing surgery to rectify the fracture. Before crossing the ...
Knox lights up Super Diski 7 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe striker Knox Mutizwa is the toast of the South Africa Absa Premiership after scoring a wonder goal in Golden Arrows’ 2-0 win over Maritzburg United at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday. Mutizwa scored what many are already calling the contender for Goal of...
Bosso, DeMbare have to wait 7 August 2018 HARARE - Castle Lager Premiership giants Dynamos and Highlanders will have to wait a little bit longer before they can meet in their eagerly-anticipated reverse tie after the Premier Soccer League (PSL) yesterday once again postponed the country’s biggest fixture on the calendar. While other P...
Beach Soccer suspends Jonga 7 August 2018 HARARE - Aspiring Beach Soccer Zimbabwe (BSZ) president Marshall Jonga has been suspended from running during this Thursday’s election to choose the executive committee. The incumbent BSZ president Jospeh Musariri accused Jonga of flaunting a number of statutes during his campaign trail. “....
Shabba for DeMbare 6 August 2018 HARARE - In a rather surprising development, fading Harare giants Dynamos are set to appoint former Mutare City coach Joseph “Shabba” Takaringofa as Lloyd Mutasa’s assistant, the Daily News has learnt. Takaringofa, who was sacked by Mutare City earlier this season over poor results, is expecte...
Sables still believe 6 August 2018 HARARE - Despite a bruising 28-58 loss to Namibia at Hartsfield Stadium in Bulawayo on Saturday, Zimbabwe rugby captain Denford Mutamangira is still convinced the side is heading in the right direction. Zimbabwe are still searching for their maiden victory in the Rugby Afrique 2018 Gold Cup co...
Kaitano Tembo in losing start 6 August 2018 HARARE - Kaitano Tembo’s reign as SuperSport head coach got off to a false start following a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Cape Town City in their opening game of the Absa Premiership on Saturday. The ex-Warriors vice-captain, 47, was appointed as Matsatsantsa coach just 24 hours before their cla...
Sables fall again 5 August 2018 Zimbabwe....................(7) 28 Namibia......................(27) 58 HARARE - Scoring four tries against Namibia here yesterday was not enough consolation for the Sables as they continue their search for a first win in the 2018 Rugby Afrique Gold Cup. Flanker Connor Pritchard, centre ...
Bodybuilder scores a first 5 August 2018 HARARE - Owning an academy in this current economic environment in which sponsors are hard to come by is no mean achievement, more so in a sport like bodybuilding which on its own is still fighting for recognition. For bodybuilder Lewis Tembo who is still in his prime as a competitor, success ...
Amidu relaunches career at DeMbare 5 August 2018 HARARE - After failing to cement his place at champions FC Platinum, midfielder Bret Amidu is hoping his return to Harare giants Dynamos can “jumpstart” his career. The Aces Youth Academy graduate arrived in Zvishavane in 2017 with high expectations after an impressive spell with the Glamour B...
Sables brace for Namibia 4 August 2018 BULAWAYO - Sables captain Denford Mutamangira is hopeful his side will register their first win in the 2018 Rugby Afrique Gold Cup when they take on Namibia at Hartsfield Stadium here this afternoon. Kick-off is at 3.30pm. Zimbabwe are winless in their previous three outings after drawing 2...
Mahachi relishes Pirates challenge 4 August 2018 HARARE - Over the years South Africa's Absa Premiership giants Orlando Pirates have proved to be a difficult base for Zimbabwean players. Most Zimbabwean players who played for the Buccaneers have struggled to establish themselves as first-teamers while some disappeared into obscurity. Inno...
Mujuru's time to shine 4 August 2018 HARARE - With the 2018 edition of the Nationals bodybuilding and fitness championships set for Milton Park’s Sharon School on September 29 drawing closer, a lot of interest has been generated among the senior men athletes. The event promises to be a thriller with both past and current bodybuil...
Premier Soccer League cancels matches 3 August 2018 HARARE - Fans will have to wait a little bit longer for the eagerly-anticipated battle between Harare giants Dynamos and Highlanders after the Premier Soccer League (PSL) called off this weekend's fixtures. Bosso were supposed to host the Glamour Boys this Sunday at Barbourfields Stadium with ...
Beta XI out to consolidate lead 3 August 2018 HARARE - ZIFA Northern Region Division One log leaders Beta XI have a chance to bounce back to winning ways and consolidate their lead when they face a tricky Trojan at Trojan Mine in Bindura tomorrow. Beta XI saw their lead at the top of the table being reduced to only a single point by secon...
Central Region D1 resumes 3 August 2018 HARARE - Action in the Zifa Central Region Division One League resumes this weekend after a four-week break with the Gweru derby pitting Shesham and TelOne FC tomorrow being the major attraction. TelOne coach Joel Lupahla is banking on his team’s good away record ahead of the mouth-watering cl...