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Ntouba happy with Bots move 31 July 2018 HARARE - Former Dynamos forward Christian Ntouba is pleased to have ended his seven-month hiatus after finally signing for Botswana's diamond rich side Orapa United. Ntouba endured a frustrating few weeks before the start of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season as he demanded his outstandi...
Remembering ourbeloved Paul Chingoka 31 July 2018 HARARE - A couple of years ago, I met my late friend Paul Chingoka at the funeral of a mutual friend I was undertaking. Surprised that a whole chief executive officer (CEO) was performing the role of an undertaker driver at the funeral, Paul asked me why I had not assigned that responsibility ...
Madinda blow for Bosso 30 July 2018 HARARE - Highlanders appear unfazed by the recent speculation linking their technical manager Madinda Ndlovu with the vacant coaching post at Botswana's beMobile Premiership side Jwaneng Galaxy. Galaxy who finished in second place last season, recently parted ways with their Serbian coach Zlak...
Sables shift base 29 July 2018 HARARE - Without a win in three Rugby Afrique Gold Cup matches, the Sables are hoping playing at Hartsfield Stadium in Bulawayo will inspire them to their first victory in the competition. Zimbabwe take on old nemesis Namibia at the home of local rugby this coming Saturday in a potentially exp...
Warriors star joins French side Le Havre 28 July 2018 HARARE - Warriors' star forward Tino Kadewere has taken a new career step after his Swedish club Djurgardens IF accepted an offer for the player from France's Ligue 2 club Le Havre yesterday. The Highfield-born striker had scored 18 times in 58 appearances for Djurgardens since joining the Swe...
Mutasa welcomes PSL break 28 July 2018 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa says he will dedicate time during this weekend’s Premier League break to improve his team’s weaknesses which have seen them languish in the bottom half of the table. This weekend’s Castle Lager Premiership action has been shelved to pave way for harmonised e...
Antipas coy on title challenge 28 July 2018 HARARE - Despite working their way back into Castle Lager Premiership title matrix, Chicken Inn coach Joey Antipas still sees the platinum teams — FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars — as PSL title favourites. Following an indifferent start to this season’s campaign, the Gamecocks have slowly...
'Chelsea here I come' 27 July 2018 HARARE - Aspiring teenage footballer Joseph Mandevani yesterday fought back tears and could barely speak after he was selected the winner of the Chelsea-Shield talent search competition at Belgravia Sports Club yesterday. Mandevani will now get a chance to travel to England later this year and...
Rhinos coach praises Mudadi 27 July 2018 HARARE - Black Rhinos coach Herbert Maruwa is pleased by the improvement of midfielder Donald Mudadi’s disciplinary record. The Chauya Chipembere midfield enforcer has only picked up a single caution in the 20 Castle Lager Premiership matches thus far. This is a marked improvement from Muda...
It's under control: Mapeza 26 July 2018 HARARE - After a blistering start to the season, FC Platinum have come unstuck during a frustrating month of July in which they have failed to pick up a win in three straight Castle Lager Premiership matches. This is the first time the defending champions have failed to pick up a win in three ...
Zim gets 4th Fifa Master 26 July 2018 HARARE - Gweru-based Brightwell Tendai Kadenge is now the fourth Zimbabwean to successfully complete the Fifa Master in Management, Law, and Humanities of Sport education course. The other Zimbabweans to have attained this highly-prestigious qualification are Fifa development officer for Afric...
Huge send off for PE's Muhomba 26 July 2018 HARARE – Prince Edward School’s sports director, Dudzai Muhomba, who passed away in Harare earlier this week, was given a befitting send-off at Zororo Memorial Cemetery in Chitungwiza yesterday. The multi-talented sports coach and administrator passed on in Harare on Monday having been ill sin...
Chelsea-Shield players impress Pasuwa 26 July 2018 HARARE – Former Warriors coach Kalisto Pasuwa has been impressed by the quality of players that are taking part in the final Chelsea-Shield talent search trials at Belgravia Sports Club. Pasuwa together with ex-Highlanders coach Cosmas Zulu, former Dynamos midfielder Naison Muchekela and forme...
Give Mutasa a chance: Mupfurutsa 26 July 2018 HARARE – Dynamos chairperson Isaiah Mupfurutsa has asked the club’s supporters to retain their faith in coach Lloyd Mutasa as the Glamour Boys continue to struggle in the Castle Lager Premiership. DeMbare lost 1-0 to Ngezi Platinum Stars on Sunday at Rufaro Stadium which was their eighth defea...
Chelsea coaches in Zim 26 July 2018 HARARE – Laurence Griffin heads a small delegation of coaches from English Premiership side Chelsea, who arrived in the country yesterday morning for the Unilever-sponsored Shield-Chelsea football talent. Griffin, who is the football development officer for the English Premiership giants acros...
Broke ZC unable to pay players, staff 26 July 2018 HARARE – Struggling Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC), who are sinking deeper into a financial mess, have revealed they are not able to pay monies owed to players and staff due to stringent measures employed by the International Cricket Council (ICC). Zimbabwe were forced to field a largely inexperienced ...
Triangle's Denias hangs his boots 26 July 2018 HARARE – Long-serving Triangle United forward Courage Denias has called time on his playing career following last weekend’s 0-1 defeat to Highlanders in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Gibbo Stadium. The 33-year-old forward has been an integral part of the Sugar Sugar Boys’ stay in the top...
Zim triathletes off to Algiers 26 July 2018 HARARE - Fledgling triathletes Andie Kuipers and Matthew Denslow left the country for Algiers, Algeria, on Monday for the African Youth Games scheduled for Friday and Saturday. The youthful pair left together with their coach Pamela Fulton ahead of Friday’s super-sprint time trials that will b...
Ngezi up & running 24 July 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya sees the next five matches as crucial to their Castle Lager Premiership title challenge after reducing the gap on log leaders FC Platinum to just two points. After a bright start to this year’s campaign in which they went for 14 matches unbe...
ZC board must be crazy: Mangongo 24 July 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe U19 coach Stephen Mangongo, pictured below, believes the Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board is “crazy” in the aftermath of the 5-0 ODI series whitewash against Pakistan in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe were so poor during the series as they missed a number of their senior players, who o...
Cheetahs finish 23/24 at WC 24 July 2018 HARARE - Following Zimbabwe's 5-0 thrashing at the hands of Pakistan in an ODI series in Bulawayo, the national team's fans are not happy at all with the result. The fans' anger is directed towards the Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board led by chairperson Tavengwa Mukuhlani who they accuse of destroy...
Malawi hammer Young Warriors 24 July 2018 HARARE - Malawi sent Zimbabwe packing from Cosafa Under-17 Youth championship following a 5-0 Group C victory that underlined their quality at the Francois Xavier Stadium in Port Louis, Mauritius yesterday. Zimbabwe, so dominant in Cosafa football in the past, continued their battles at Under-...
Harrison demands more from Harare City players 24 July 2018 HARARE - After watching his charges fail to pick up maximum points in their last three matches, Harare City coach Mark Harrison feels his players need to come out of their “comfort zone” if they are to realise their full potential in the Castle Lager Premiership. The Sunshine Boys are without ...
DeMbare woes mount 23 July 2018 Dynamos…………………. (0) 0 Ngezi Platinum ......…… (1) 1 HARARE - It seems there is no end in sight to Dynamos' struggles after title aspirants Ngezi Platinum Stars picked their first ever victory in Harare against the troubled Glamour Boys in a Castle Lager Premiership tie here yesterday. Th...
Streak to host ED Afro-Asia Cup 23 July 2018 HARARE - Heath Streak International will host Zimbabwe's youth IPL Under-14 Afro-Asia Cricket Cup next month in Harare — a tournament meant to honour their patron, President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The President's Cup will run from August 4 to August 8 at Sunrise Sports Club in Ridgeview, Belveder...