Sport

EY Hac 20 Miler beckons 22 November 2017 HARARE - The  Ernst & Young (EY) Harare Athletics Club (Hac) 20 Miler, one of Zimbabwe’s oldest and most prestigious road races will be run on December 3. This year the race will be supported by EY and other corporate sponsors to enable the race organisers to pay cash prizes of $300 each to th...
We did our best - CAPS 21 November 2017 HARARE - After a rollercoaster ride in 2017, Castle Lager Premiership defending champions CAPS United will surrender their title to either FC Platinum or Dynamos this weekend. The Green Machine is destined to finish the season in fifth place after they put in an insipid performance in Sunday's g...
Akbay bids Highlanders farewell 21 November 2017 HARARE - Outgoing Highlanders coach Erol Akbay says he has packed his bags and will be leaving the country after he takes charge of his last Bosso match against CAPS United this weekend. The Dutchman announced in August that he will not be renewing his contract with the Bulawayo giants. Akb...
Lulu wary of relegated Bantu 21 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu is concerned about facing an already-relegated Bantu Rovers side this weekend in a match they need a result to save their Castle Lager Premiership status. Amakhosi played out a goalless draw against outgoing champions CAPS United at the National...
Ndlovu picks Cosafa squad 21 November 2017 HARARE - Young Warriors coach Bhekithemba Ndlovu has chosen his provisional 29-man squad for the 2017 Cosafa Under-20 Championship to be held in Zambia next month. Ndlovu was in the last weeks conducting trials in Bulawayo while his assistant Mark Mathe was doing the same in Harare in order to...
PSL fines Rahman Gumbo $2 500 21 November 2017 HARARE - Chicken Inn coach Rahman Gumbo has been found guilty and fined $2 500 for causing the abandonment of his side’s Chibuku Super Cup first round clash against Yadah FC in September. “The PSL disciplinary committee has released the judgment in the matter involving Chicken Inn FC coach...G...
JB resurfaces at Rising Stars 21 November 2017 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Test bowler Njabulo “JB” Ncube has resurfaced at Rising Stars where he is a player-coach and hopes to revive his international career. A one-match wonderer in both Test and One Day International cricket, the Bulawayo-born had a debut to remember taking three wickets in...
FC Platinum on the cusp 20 November 2017 HARARE - FC Platinum could make history this coming Sunday by becoming the first team outside of Harare or Bulawayo to win the Zimbabwe league title since independence. Pure Platinum Play took a significant step to their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title following a 2-1 win over fellow tit...
Harare City in deep trouble 20 November 2017 HWANGE - Harare City sank deep into the murky waters of relegation following a morale-sapping defeat to Hwange in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday at the Colliery. Yesterday’s defeat pushed the Sunshine Boys to third from bottom on the log table with 35 points while Hwange jumped to ...
Byo City rue missed chances 20 November 2017 HARARE - Bulawayo City coach Mandla “Lulu” Mpofu was disappointed with how his side missed chances in yesterday’s goalless draw with CAPS United. A win for Amakhosi could have seen then make a significant step away from the drop zone and secure their Castle Lager Premiership status for next se...
Chinda Boys stun How Mine 20 November 2017 BULAWAYO - Shabanie Mine produced a five-star performance to beat How Mine 2-3 to ease their relegation woes in the Castle Lager Premiership yesterday. Shabanie needed nothing short of a victory to bolster their chances of survival and with yesterday’s stunning victory they moved to 39 points ...
Yadah survives relegation 20 November 2017 HARARE - Roderick Mutuma reminded Highlanders of what quality they are missing after his second half header sunk the Bulawayo giants 2-1 and ensured his side survives relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership. Yadah are now on 40 points, four above Bulawayo City who are occupying the last s...
Relegation battle — real dogfight 19 November 2017 HARARE - The fight against relegation from the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League is more compelling just as the race for the championship itself. While it is FC Platinum, and Dynamos who are now involved in an enthralling battle for the title, there is also a fascinating battle going on at th...
Squeaky bum time as title race resumes 14 November 2017 HARARE - The platform is now set for an intriguing four-horse title race as the Castle Lager Premiership resumes tomorrow after a one week hiatus that paved way for the Chibuku Super Cup. Log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars, second-placed FC Platinum, Harare giants Dynamos and former champions Ch...
Chidzambwa for Cecafa tournament 14 November 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has appointed Sunday “Mhofu” Chidzambwato take charge of the Warriors for the upcoming 2017 Cecafa Cup tournament to be held in Kenya. Zimbabwe has been invited to be part of the cast for the tournament solely reserved for East and Central Afri...
Barca Legends laud Zim 14 November 2017 HARARE - Rayco Garcia, one of the Barcelona Legends, who was in the country for the weekend’s exhibition match against the Warriors Legends, has described Zimbabwe as a safe tourist destination with potential to attract a lot of people. The Barcelona Legends played an enthralling match against...
Boxing tourney on the cards 14 November 2017 HARARE - In a rare development, local boxing enthusiasts are in for a treat later this month when Delta Force Boxing Academy hosts a boxing tournament dubbed: King of the Kings Ghetto Explosion. Apart from the success story of Charles Manyuchi, boxing has in the recent years taken a retrogress...
Harsh economy grounds Amm 14 November 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's leading amateur golfer David Amm’s participation at the Junior International Orange Bowl Championships to be held in the United States is hanging in the balance due to sponsorship challenges.  Amm is racing against time to secure sponsorship for the tournament to be held at...
Warriors, Barca Legends in thrlling draw 13 November 2017 HARARE - Their legs appeared a little slower, the stomachs a little bigger and the hair a little greyer but the legends provided the National Sports Stadium crowd with plenty of footballing class and skill.   The Warriors and Barcelona Legends did their best to give the fans in attendance an e...
Harare City for Confed Cup 13 November 2017 HARARE - Harare City, basking in the glory of their second Chibuku Super Cup triumph, have confirmed that they will be participating in the 2018 Caf Confederation Cup.  The Sunshine Boys wrote their own piece of history in the tournament’s history by becoming the first team to lift the Chibuku...
Zimbo excels in Fifa course but then tragedy struck 13 November 2017 HARARE - Gerald Dandah remembers waking up in a private hospital in Alexandria, South Africa without any recollection how he had got there last month. But after feeling the excruciating pain in his heavily-bandaged left leg, it finally dawned on him that something terrible had landed him there...
ZC boss wants DRS reviewed 13 November 2017 HARARE - It was a mixed bag of emotions when Zimbabwe used the Decision Review System (DRS) for the first time during the just ended two-match Test series against West Indies in Bulawayo. DRS is a technology-based system used in cricket to assist the match officials with their decision-making....
Munditi overcomes adversity 13 November 2017 HARARE - The 2013 soccer season was a forgettable one for young Harare City goalkeeper Tatenda Munditi. His arrival at Sunshine Boys was first interrupted by a severe back problem that kept him off the field. When he was finally able to play again, Munditi was loaned to Mutare City Rovers, ...
Sun in the City 12 November 2017 HARARE - Relegation-threatened Harare City wrote their own piece of history by becoming the first team to lift the Chibuku Super Cup twice since it returned three years ago following a memorable victory over How Mine in the final yesterday. Edwin Madhanhanga scored the opener on 66 minutes bef...
Warriors debut excites Darikwa 10 November 2017 HARARE - Nottingham Forest defender Tendayi Darikwa (pictured) was an elated man after making his Warriors debut in an international friendly match against Lesotho in Maseru on Wednesday evening. The Great Britain-based trio of Darikwa, Kundai Benyu of Glasgow Celtic and Leyton Orient striker ...