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Chapungu waltz past Triangle 2 September 2018 Chapungu............................. (3) 3 Triangle ..................................... 0 GWERU - Chapungu eased their relegation woes with a first half master class that blew away Triangle by netting three first half goals during yesterday’s Castle Lager Premiership match here. Raphael...
Giants separated - as they get fair Chibuku Super Cup draw 1 September 2018 HARARE - Premier Soccer League (PSL) giants were separated in the Chibuku Super Cup first round draw conducted in the capital yesterday. This year’s tournament will begin in the preliminary stages with Chapungu facing Mutare City Rovers to determine who will join the other 15 Premiership clubs...
Chapungu in survival mode 1 September 2018 HARARE - Chapungu coach Rodwell Dhlakama wants his charges to turn Ascot Stadium into a fortress in their bid to survive relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership. The Air Force of Zimbabwe side take on high-flying Triangle United at home this afternoon as they continue their fight against ...
AUSC Team Zim trimmed 1 September 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe will send at least 86 athletes to this year’s edition of the African Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 Youth Games set for Gaborone, Botswana in December. The Games which are held once every two years and on a rotational basis are the brainchild of the AUSC Region 5 former...
Mutiwekuziva rallies Herentals 1 September 2018 HARARE - Hetentals coach Kumbirai Mutiwekuziva is not reading much into his team’s recent impressive form as they prepare to face Harare City this afternoon at Rufaro Stadium. The School Boys have been in excellent form lately picking up two wins and three draws in their last five matches whic...
Billiat ends goal drought 31 August 2018 HARARE - Warriors and Kaizer Chiefs star Khama Billiat finally broke his scoring duck in the Absa Premiership for Amakhosi when he netted in the 2-2 draw on Wednesday night against Bloemfontein Celtic at FNB Stadium. Billiat, who made a sensational Bosman ruling move from defending champions M...
All eyes on Mutare City 30 August 2018 HARARE - After derailing Ngezi Platinum Stars’ Castle Lager Premiership hopes, Mutare City Rovers have now set their sights on defending champions FC Platinum ahead of this weekend’s clash. Rovers travel to Mandava Stadium this Saturday to face the log leaders in their quest to survive relegat...
Fair draw for Mighty Warriors 30 August 2018 HARARE - The Mighty Warriors were yesterday handed a relatively fair draw in Group C alongside guest nation Uganda, Swaziland and Namibia for the Cosafa Women’s Challenge scheduled for Port Elizabeth, South Africa next month. The tournament will run from September 12 to 22 and staged across tw...
Chibuku Super Cup returns 29 August 2018 HARARE - The draw for this year’s edition of the Chibuku Super Cup will be held on Friday in the capital with defending champions Harare City’s coach Mark Harrison determined to retain the title. The Sunshine Boys wrote their own piece of history in the tournament by becoming the first team to...
Mangwiro targets third place 29 August 2018 HARARE - Triangle United coach Taurai Mangwiro has set his sights on third placed Chicken Inn as the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership heads towards the home stretch. The Sugar Sugar Boys picked up their third consecutive win by defeating relegation-threatened Bulawayo City 2-1 at Gibbo Stadium on...
Whawha open one point gap 29 August 2018 GWERU - Whawha opened up a one-point lead atop of the Zifa Central Region Division One League despite a 1-1 draw against Shesham at Whawha Grounds at the weekend. The draw means Whawha are now on 25 points, one ahead of second- placed ZPC Munyati, who lost 3-1 away to Tongogara. Shesham too...
Mhofu banks on Musona, Billiat 28 August 2018 HARARE - Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa is excited by the form being shown by his forwards – Khama Billiat and Knowledge Musona – ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo next month. With injuries forcing some of the Warriors key players to withdraw from the im...
Sportivo end season unbeaten 28 August 2018 HARARE -  Harare Sports Club (HSC) coach Daniel Hondo and his charges are basking in glory after ending the 2018 National Rugby League season unbeaten with a 26-14 home win over Old Georgians (OGs) on Saturday. Sportivo managed to score four tries through fullback Tadius Hwata, wing Takudzwa F...
Mutare City derail Ngezi Platinum 28 August 2018 RUSAPE – Tonderai Ndiraya blasted his team’s attitude after suffering a huge blow to their title ambitions following a disappointing defeat at the hands of fighting Mutare City Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday. Ndiraya’s charges came into the match in need of nothing less t...
ZPC stun Gamecocks 28 August 2018   BULAWAYO – A solitary Tawanda Nyamandwe first half strike was all ZPC Kariba needed to end Chicken Inn’s eight-game unbeaten run while easing their relegation worries in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday. The home side struggled throughout the match and it was seemingly clear the...
Mutuma sinks Yadah FC 28 August 2018 GWERU – Rodrick Mutuma returned to haunt his former paymasters when he grabbed a brace to hand Nichrut the much-needed 2-0 victory over Yadah FC in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday. Mutuma, who missed the midweek visit to ZPC Kariba through injury, summoned all his experience to scor...
Stanbic Stragglers Cricket tourney begins 28 August 2018 HARARE – At least over 200 budding cricketers between ages of nine and 12 converged at St George’s College and Hartmann House for the annual Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe grassroots cricket development programme which kicked off on Monday. The week-long cricket showcase, courtesy of a partnership betw...
DeMbare, Bosso clash 26 August 2018 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa has vowed to field his strongest possible squad when they face Bulawayo giants Highlanders this afternoon at the National Sports Stadium. The Glamour Boys face Bosso in a challenge match to mark President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s inauguration after the Constitut...
Ndiraya wary of Mutare City 26 August 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya admits they are taking nothing for granted when they face relegation-threatened Mutare City in a Castle Lager Premiership tie this afternoon at Vhengere Stadium. Ndiraya, whose side is unbeaten in their last five matches, believes Mutare Cit...
Mapeza demands response 25 August 2018 HARARE - Defending champions FC Platinum will be desperate to bounce back to winning ways when they return to Mandava Stadium for a date against stubborn Bulawayo Chiefs in a Castle Lager Premiership match this afternoon. Defeat at the hands of Harare City on Wednesday saw FC Platinum’s lead a...
Benza, son dream combination 25 August 2018 HARARE - Innocent Benza, Herentals club owner and player has urged soccer fans to brace for more quality stuff from him and his son, Tinotenda who is also a player in the team. While there are many who have villified Benza, 45, saying he should retire from the game, the Herentals’ proprietor a...
Cameroon, Uganda to grace Cosafa Women's Cup 25 August 2018 HARARE - West African football giants Cameroon and East African nation Uganda have been invited for this year’s Cosafa Women’s Championship set for Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, South Africa next month. The pair will join hosts South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, ...
Cremer undergoes knee surgery 25 August 2018 HARARE - Immediate-past ex-Zimbabwe cricket captain Graeme Cremer went through a successful knee surgery in Harare on Thursday. The 31-year-old leg-spinner is set to miss the country’s scheduled tours to South Africa and Bangladesh in September but is optimistic of joining the team for the Ban...
Chicken Inn edge Highlanders 24 August 2018 Highlanders...2 Chicken Inn...3 BULAWAYO - Chicken Inn survived a spirited second half display by Highlanders to win in a five-goal thriller Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match here yesterday. It was a game of two halves where Chicken Inn dominated in the first half — scoring three go...
Mushekwi blow for Warriors 24 August 2018 HARARE - In-form striker Nyasha Mushekwi who has been recalled to the Warriors fold might not be available for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier away to Congo Brazzaville as he is scheduled to go for a minor surgery. The Warriors technical team will only know about the strik...