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Mawiwi demands $60k from Chipangano 31 January 2018 HARARE - Relegated former Castle Lager Premiership side Hwange’s woes are mounting after their ex-coach Bigboy Mawiwi (pictured) demanded outstanding payments worth over $60 000. Chipangano appointed Mawiwi on a two-and-a-half-year-contract in July last year with the mandate to save the club f...
Black Aces revival commences 31 January 2018 HARARE - Black Aces legends are targeting a return of the popular defunct Highfield-based football club in the Castle Lager Premiership in the next three or four years. The one-time Zimbabwe champions were relegated at the end of the 2000 season and the following year sunk into oblivion. ...
Triathlon Zimbabwe finds Felgate's heir 31 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's hunt for an elite triathlete is finally over with the emergence of former Triathlon Zimbabwe (TZ) junior champion Gideon Benade. Since Chris Felgate’s retirement six years ago, the country has not had a representative in the elite men’s category in regional and internatio...
Surrey lift Diamond Super Cup 30 January 2018 MUTARE - Surrey Abattoirs are the winners of the inaugural Zifa Eastern Region Division One League Diamond Super Cup after edging Tenax 2-1 in an exciting duel at Sakubva Stadium on Sunday. Surrey and Tenax had dumped Mucheke Pirates and Buffaloes respectively by identical 3-2 score lines in t...
Vitori in squad for series opener 29 January 2018 HARARE – Left-arm pace bowler Brian Vitori is set to resume international cricket this morning following the lifting of his one year suspension over an illegal bowling action after he was picked for the first one-dayer against Kenya at Mutare Sports Club this morning. The 27-year-old was banne...
ZRP dominate Nyaradzo Hac marathon 29 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Republic Police Athletic Club athletes dominated the second edition of the Nyaradzo Hac 32km Memorial winning both the men and women Open categories here yesterday. The Harare Athletic Club was founded in 1949 and has endured due to its relevance and responsiveness to members...
'Zifa has failed' 27 January 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football association (Zifa) leadership led by flamboyant Harare businessman Philip Chiyangwa has failed and crippled local football, stakeholders yesterday told the parliamentary portfolio committee on Primary and Secondary Education, Sport and Arts. Speaking in Parliamen...
'Bomber' ready to explode 27 January 2018   HARARE - Elvis “The Bomber” Moyo, World Boxing Federation Africa heavyweight champion was as calm as a cucumber during yesterday’s weigh-in ahead of tonight’s bout against Didier Knife of the Democratic Republic of Congo at the City Sports Centre when the Kwese Friday Night Fights makes a r...
Kaindu appointed Power Dynamos coach 27 January 2018 HARARE - Former How Mine, Triangle and Highlanders coach Kevin Kaindu returned to his homeland Zambia where on Wednesday he was unveiled as premiership giants Power Dynamos coach. Kaindu, a former Bosso player himself replaces Dan Kabwe who parted ways with the club two weeks ago to join Lusak...
CAPS' Bamusi on his way out 27 January 2018 HARARE - CAPS United are on the verge of losing yet another player in the mould of winger Phineas Bamusi who is reportedly training with Triangle with a deal imminent before the Castle Premier League starts on March 10. The former Harare City forward’s name appeared to be crossed out on the CA...
Williams out of Kenya, Afghan series 25 January 2018 HARARE - All-rounder Sean Williams will be out of action for at least five weeks after he broke his left finger during a batting practice session with his franchise Matabeleland Tuskers in Bulawayo on Tuesday. The development will see the left-arm spinner subsequently missing the incoming Zimb...
ZCDC sponsors Diamond Super Cup 25 January 2018 HARARE - The Diamond Super Cup tournament sponsored by Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) was launched in Mutare last night. The tournament will feature top four Eastern Region Division 1 clubs on January 27 and 28 this month at Sakubva Stadium. This is part of ZCDC’s Corporate So...
Manyuchi sponsor pulls out 25 January 2018 HARARE - Boxing superstar Charles Manyuchi’s world appeared to crumble yesterday after his local principal sponsors Mr T35 announced yesterday that they were terminating their seven-year marriage in sport although the motive behind remains veiled in obscurity. The local firm which specialises ...
Cremer's milestone in vain as Tigers maul Zim again 24 January 2018 HARARE - Graeme Cremer (pictured) reached 100 One Day International cricket wickets but Zimbabwe made a complete hash of their 217-run chase against the Tigers of Bangladesh in Mirpur, as they were bowled out for 125 and lost by 91 runs. In the process, they also lost control of their path to ...
ZC keen on re-engaging England 24 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe is hopeful of re-igniting cricket bilateral ties with its former colony Britain that will see them end a 10-year hiatus since their last engagement in 2008. The England cricket team pulled out of a planned Zimbabwe tour in 2008 at the advice of the UK government and since the...
Parly summons Zifa 23 January 2018 HARARE - The Parliamentary portfolio committee on Primary and Secondary Education, Sports and Arts has summoned the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) and the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC). The SRC, Zifa and other football stakeholders are expected to appear before the portfolio com...
Manica Diamond attracts PSL players 23 January 2018 HARARE - Newly-established Zifa Eastern Region Division One side Manica Diamonds has attracted a number of seasoned campaigners ahead of their debut 2018 season. Bankrolled by the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (Pvt) Ltd, the team's head coach Luke Masomere has worked round the clock to...
ZC outlines vision 23 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) managing director Faisal Hasnain has outlined his long and short term plans as he continues with his efforts to try and turn around the fortunes of the local game. The former ICC finance chief said his desire is to ensure that Zimbabwe is ranked number and below ...
Katsande praises Kaizer Chiefs 23 January 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe international Willard Katsande believes his South Africa Absa Premiership side Kaizer Chiefs can have a serious say in the title race after moving into third place at the weekend. Katsande was crowned the man-of-the-match following Amakhosi’s 2-1 victory away to Baroka...
Zim lose to Sri Lanka 22 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe lost their second match of the ongoing ODI tri-series in Bangladesh going down by five wickets to Sri Lanka at the Shere Bangla National Stadium yesterday. Sri Lanka's Thisara Perera starred with both bat and ball to help his side secure their first victory and ensure they re...
Crocker qualifies for The Open 22 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Sean Crocker will be playing at golf's oldest major, the 147th Open at Carnoustie, United Kingdom in July after qualifying at the SMBC Singapore Open on Saturday. Crocker will be joined by Danthai Boonma and Jazz Janewattananond of Thailand and Australia's Lucas Herbert. ...
Chungwa on target for City 22 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean Dominic Chungwa scored on his debut for South Africa Absa Premiership side Polokwane City in the 1-1 draw with Orlando Pirates on Saturday night. The former CAPS United forward moved to Polokwane at the start of this month after scoring 17 goals to win the Zimbabwe Golden B...
I owe it to my dad: Kadewere 22 January 2018 HARARE - It's exactly four years since his father passed away but Zimbabwe international Tino Kadewere is still grateful for the life lessons he taught him. Kadewere's father, Onias was a former footballer himself before going on to become a coach later on in life. At the time of his death ...
CAPS target 2018 revival 21 January 2018 HARARE - While much of the attention has been fixed on how FC Platinum are preparing for their African Champions League campaign or how Dynamos have landed some decent names thus far, Harare giants CAPS United are quietly going about their business. The Green Machine, who finished fifth on the...
Nakamba charms Brugge fans 21 January 2018 HARARE - Although he has been at Club Brugge for only six months, Zimbabwe international Marvelous Nakamba is already the darling of the club's fans. The former Bantu Rovers midfielder was snapped up last June by the current Belgium top flight log leaders following a successful spell with Dutc...