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FC Platinum finally exorcise 2011 ghost 27 November 2017 HARARE - For the past seven years, FC Platinum had had to live with that demon of their spectacular collapse towards the 2011 season. The Zvishavane-based side arrived in the Zimbabwean top flight league in that same season and immediately attracted the scorn of most football fans due to their...
Miracle boy Chinyengetere on cloud nine 27 November 2017 HARARE - Rodwell Chinyengetere appeared to be heading towards being a statistic of one of the many local players whose promising careers ended prematurely due to injury. Zimbabwean football is littered with players who never really reached their peak due to career ending injuries; Johannes Ngo...
Let the children play: Price 27 November 2017 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe cricket spin-doctor Raymond Price paid a courtesy visit at Heath Streak School of Cricket on Saturday where he took the aspiring cricketers through some coaching clinics.  The project officially opens its doors to the public at Sunrise Sports Club in Ridgeview, Harare....
Herentals sign off season in style 27 November 2017 HARARE - Zifa Northern Region Division One champions Herentals rounded off their season by winning the Zimbabwe Defence Forces solidarity football tournament at the National Sports Stadium B Arena on Saturday. The invitational tournament, which was organised by Herentals Group of Colleges in h...
Warriors date Chipolopolo 27 November 2017 HARARE - The Warriors will play neighbours Zambia next month in an international friendly match to celebrate President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rise to be the leader of the country, the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has confirmed. Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa said the match will be playe...
Pure Platinum Champions 26 November 2017 GWERU - FC Platinum finally broke the jinx when they won their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title following an easy 2-0 victory over Chapungu here yesterday. The platinum miners held off the challenge of Dynamos, who beat Chicken Inn 1-0 at the National Sports Stadium. FC Platinum finish...
Sun sets for Sunshine Boys 26 November 2017 HARARE - Harare City were yesterday relegated from the Castle Lager Premier League despite a narrow 1-0 win over How Mine and a divorce with coach Philani Ncube may not be too far behind. A William Manondo first half goal was not enough for the Sunshine Boys as Bulawayo City’s 4-0 victory over...
DeMbare settles for silver 26 November 2017 HARARE - Dynamos settled for second place as their hopes for a miraculous end to the season ended in disappointment despite a 1-0 win over Chicken Inn here yesterday. Dynamos Football Team The Harare giants had hoped for a mighty favour from Chapungu, with either a draw or  a win for th...
Mbare boxing tourney dates moved 25 November 2017 HARARE – The King of Ring Ghetto Explosion boxing tournament which was scheduled for this month has since been moved to next month, organisers of the tournament Deltaforce Boxing Academy have revealed. Initially, the event was scheduled to take place today at the Mbare Netball Complex but will...
ZC boss wants open plan offices 25 November 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) managing director Faisal Hasnain says the current office setup at the association’s headquarters at 28 Maiden Drive in Highlands, Harare hinders communication and given a choice would want an open office plan. Open plan is the generic term used in architectural a...
Relegation battle D-day 25 November 2017 HARARE - While FC Platinum and Dynamos battle it out for the PSL title, there are other issues to be decided at the other end of the Castle Lager Premiership table. There is also an interesting relegation battle as four teams go into the final day of the season knowing they are in danger of pl...
Streak school of cricket opens doors 25 November 2017 HARARE - The Heath Streak School of Cricket opens its doors to cricketers with at least 25 selected playing schools from Harare invited to participate in the inaugural launch at Sunrise Sports Club, in Ridgeview today. This is the first stage of development which will take place at the propose...
Chiyangwa to attend Confed Cup final 25 November 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president Philip Chiyangwa will this morning fly out to South Africa for tonight's second leg of the Caf Confederation Cup final between SuperSport United and DR Congo's TP Mazembe. Chiyangwa was invited by his counterpart and Safa president Da...
Who will it be - FC Platinum or Dynamos? 25 November 2017 HARARE - The Castle Lager Premiership season has been full of twists and turns and this afternoon — it reaches a defining climax with either log leaders FC Platinum or Dynamos being crowned champions at the end of the day. The Zvishavane-based side head into their final encounter away to Chapu...
Dynamos bank on Chapungu 23 November 2017 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa is praying for favour from Chapungu who host title-chasing FC Platinum at Ascot Stadium tomorrow. Mutasa knows a victory for Chapungu coupled with his side's win over visiting Chicken Inn would hand the Harare giants the title. The Glamour Boys, who are i...
Ex-Glamour Boy rallies DeMbare 23 November 2017 HARARE - While most people are already touting FC Platinum as the 2017 Castle Lager Premiership champions-designate, former Dynamos utility player Thomas Magorimbo believes otherwise. With only one game to go before the season comes to an end this Saturday, FC Platinum are in first place on th...
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...