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We need your support: Mapeza 20 January 2018 BULAWAYO - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has called on the multitudes of local football fans to rally behind his side when they begin their 2018 African Champions League journey. At the moment, the Zvishavane-based side is camping in Bulawayo where they are preparing for their preliminary ro...
Ngezi Platinum sign Munditi 20 January 2018 HARARE - Ambitious Castle Lager Premiership side Ngezi Platinum Stars have completed the signing of Harare City youthful goalkeeper Tatenda Munditi as they continue to bolster their squad ahead of the 2018 season. Munditi is coming in as a direct replacement for Takabva Mawaya, who is returnin...
Zim U19 relegated to Plate League 20 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's hunt for the ICC Under 19 World Cup came to a crashing end after the side suffered a 10-wicket defeat at the hands of India in the final Group B match at Mount Maunganui, New Zealand yesterday. The local teenagers will, however, remain in New Zealand competing in the less f...
Gidza lauds Cheetahs camp 20 January 2018 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba feels there is renewed interest in the shorter version of the game which will help the team improve in this crucial year. The Zimbabwe Sevens national rugby side is currently on a high as they have started preparations for the 2018 Rugby Worl...
Mapeza wants it all 19 January 2018 BULAWAYO - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has warned the rest of the domestic league that his team will not be distracted by the African Champions League and will strive to defend their league title. The last side that was able to defend their league title was Dynamos when they won the champi...
Cremer match fixing saga deepens 19 January 2018 HARARE - The International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged former Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) board member Rajan Nayer with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti- Corruption Code. Nayer was charged after he reportedly approached Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer with overtures to fix an internationa...
Trio completes Zambia move 19 January 2018 HARARE - Zambian side Buildcoin FC has completed the signing of Zimbabwean players Partson Jaure, Tatenda Mkuruva and Nqobizitha Masuku. Buildcoin are one of the wealthy teams in the Zambian Super League where they finished in ninth place on the log in their debut season last year. After fi...
Machapa rejoins CAPS 19 January 2018 HARARE - CAPS United has acquired the services of former player Oscar Machapa as the 2016 Castle Lager Premiership champions rebuild their squad ahead of the 2018 season. The ex-Dynamos and AS Vita utility player has been in the country since May last year and has not been attached to any club...
Zim stun Sri Lanka 18 January 2018 HARARE - Sikandar Raza put in a man-of-the-match performance as Zimbabwe beat Sri Lanka by 12 runs in the second match of the ODI tri-series at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh yesterday. The right-handed batsman scored a whirlwind and unbeaten 67-ball 81 batting ...
Zim U19 falls to Australia 18 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe suffered their first defeat at the ongoing ICC Under 19 World Cup yesterday going down to Australia by seven wickets further complicating the side’s chances of a quarter-final berth. After being asked to bat first, Zimbabwe fell for 134 runs inside 33.2 overs before the young...
Mhofu wooed Manuvire to DeMbare 18 January 2018 HARARE - For close to three seasons now, Raphael Manuvire turned down the overtures of Dynamos’ advances, who had been trying so hard to bring him to their dressing room. DeMbare have always linked with the former Douglas Warriors and Mwana Africa playmaker for the last two seasons but the mov...
Mangwiro wants more signings 18 January 2018 HARARE - Triangle coach Taurai Mangwiro is hoping to conclude more transfers during this transfer window in order to bolster the side ahead of the start of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The Sugar Sugar Boys finished last season in ninth place with 45 points and at times flirted wit...
Cremer seeks improvement 17 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer believes his side’s lack of game time ahead of the opening match of the tri-series contributed to their eight-wicket loss to hosts Bangladesh on Monday. After winning the toss, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza sent in Zimbabwe to bat first and Cremer’...
Zim U19 take on Aussies 17 January 2018 HARARE - After comprehensively winning their opening game against Papua New Guinea (PNG), Zimbabwe can secure their passage to the quarter-finals of the 2018 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup with victory over Australia today. Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to bat first in that game and restri...
Foreign duo charms Mapeza 17 January 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has revealed his admiration for the foreign duo of Zambian forward Shadreck Mayembe and Cameroonian Albert Eonde. Mapeza, whose team is currently camping in Bulawayo to intensify preparations of their African Champions League qualifier next month, admit...
Marufu out to revive career 17 January 2018 HARARE - Midfielder James Marufu is determined to get his football career back on track after joining Harare giants Dynamos ahead of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The former Ngezi Platinum Stars midfielder's career had been stagnant for the past year following an injury he suffered...
I can open doors: Maguranyanga 17 January 2018 HARARE - Renowned local fitness trainer Gerald Maguranyanga believes he has the antidote to help Zimbabwean football after he registered as an intermediary yesterday. An intermediary is basically a football agent who helps players negotiate moves from one club to another. Local footballers ...
It's good to be back: Antipas 16 January 2018 BULAWAYO - Chicken Inn have been reunited with their 2015 championship winning coach Joey Antipas after he was unveiled as the Gamecocks new gaffer yesterday. Antipas' return to the Bulawayo club was the domestic game's worst kept secret ever since he left South African side AmaZulu by mutual ...
Zifa cancels EGM? 16 January 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has cancelled the Emergency General Meeting (EGM) which was scheduled for later this month due the absence of association’s president Philip Chiyangwa. The association yesterday issued a statement stating that Chiyangwa will not be available be...
Same old Zim falter 16 January 2018 HARARE - It was an all too familiar story for Zimbabwe as they tamely surrendered to their age old rivals Bangladesh in the opening match of the Rocket Tri-nations series in Dhaka yesterday losing by eight wickets. It is rather mystifying to see the Zimbabwe senior batsmen still struggle with ...
Vincent now in Race to Dubai 16 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's Scott Vincent enhanced his chances of playing at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship after his top five finish at the BMW SA Open golf tournament last weekend. Vincent finished seven strokes behind Englishman Chris Paisley to pick up 65 108 points, moving him from ...
Masenda challenges local athletes 16 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (Zoc) chairperson Admire Masenda feels preparations for the upcoming African Youth Games (AYGs) and Youth Olympic Games (Yogs) are lagging behind and hopes more athletes will book their places soon. The AYGs are scheduled for July in Algeria while the Yogs w...
Jaure set for Ngezi exit 15 January 2018 HARARE - Defender Partson Jaure is reportedly to be on his way out of Castle Lager Premiership side Ngezi Platinum Stars to join Zambia’s Buildcon. Jaure, who joined Ngezi Platinum in July 2016, after partying ways with South African side University of Pretoria is said to have already agreed t...
DeMbare begin preps 15 January 2018 HARARE - Dynamos, eager to arrest last year’s disappointment of missing out on the championship, are scheduled to get back to serious business today when they re-group to begin preparations for the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The Glamour Boys fought an intriguing battle for the title...
Chipunza quits DeMbare 14 January 2018 HARARE - Dynamos' bid to assemble a competitive side ahead of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season suffered a huge blow after midfielder Tichaona Chipunza dumped the club to join rivals Ngezi Platinum Stars, Daily News on Sunday can reveal. Chipunza, who was voted the club's Most Consisten...