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Bomber stuns Ukrainian boxer 29 April 2018 HARARE - Elvis “Bomber” Moyo delivered another huge statement in his bid for more lucrative fights in Europe with a blistering first-round knockout of Ukrainian Mark Pedyura in Friday Night Fights at the City Sports Centre in Harare. Moyo was in no nonsense mood knocking the Ukrainian out twic...
Top-of-the-table clash as Ngezi hosts Bosso 28 April 2018 HARARE - It's only seven games into the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership but today's clash between log leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars and second-placed Highlanders has a huge bearing on the title race. Ngezi and Bosso have started the new campaign with a lot of promise as they are yet to taste defe...
It's good to be back: Mapeza 28 April 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is glad that he has finally recovered from a back surgery that had forced him to miss the first seven games of the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The former Warriors captain went under the knife to rectify the problem shortly after his team’s dis...
Herentals wary of Harare City 28 April 2018 HARARE - Herentals coach Kumbirai Mutiwekuziva is expecting a tough challenge when his charges face Harare City in a Castle Lager Premiership match this afternoon at Rufaro Stadium. The students have had an indifferent start to life in the Premiership having picked only two wins in their openi...
ZC hunts for Streak's successor 28 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) yesterday engaged the services of a private consultant to recruit a new coach to replace Heath Streak, who was sacked last month. However, ZC might run into legal problems later on because Streak together with ex-batting coach Lance Klusener, ex-fitness coach Sea...
CAPS seek first win outside the capital 28 April 2018 HARARE - CAPS United believe they have worked to rectify the shortcomings that saw them lose in their last away trip to Triangle at gobo Stadium in Chiredzi two weeks ago. Makepekepe, who are still on cloud nine following their 1-0 win over Dynamos in the Harare derby last week, a back on the ...
Mushure, Manuvire blow for DeMbare 28 April 2018 HARARE - Troubled Harare giants Dynamos are racing against time to have all their players fit ahead of Sunday’s must-win Castle Lager Premiership match against equally-struggling Bulawayo City at Rufaro Stadium. Midfielder Raphael Manuvire, who missed last weekend’s 1-0 defeat to bitter rivals...
The Bomber expects tough fight 28 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwean boxers Elvis “The Bomber” Moyo believes Ukrainian Mark Pedyura will provide a big challenge when he attempts to defend his WBF Africa Heavyweight title at the City Sports Centre tonight. Both boxers made weight during yesterday’s weigh-in, with Moyo tipping the scale at 122...
Ngezi's record under threat 27 April 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars' impeccable home record at Baobab Stadium will come under severe scrutiny on Saturday when they host high-flying Highlanders. Madamburo, who currently lead the Castle Lager Premiership log standings with 19 points from seven matches, last tasted defeat in the leag...
Heads roll at DeMbare 26 April 2018 HARARE - Struggling Castle Lager Premiership side Dynamos’ board chairperson Bernard Marriot Lusengo has wielded the axe on club president Kenni Mubaiwa in a bid to address the team’s problems. Mubaiwa has been kicked upstairs to be part of the club’s board while former vice president Solomon ...
Gonorenda ready for showdown 26 April 2018 HARARE - Current WBF African Cruiserweight champion Chamunorwa “Sting” Gonorenda, has declared himself ready and is looking forward to his non-title bout against Djokito Sakuji of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Gonorenda, who is currently on a roll with four consecutive knockout wins, will ...
Coca-Cola partners Hac in Bonaqua Marathon 26 April 2018 HARARE - Beverage company Coca-Cola has partnered with Harare Athletics Club (Hac) in seeing the birth of the inaugural Bonaqua Marathon which is set for Old Georgians Sports Club this Sunday. Bonaqua is brand of Coca-Cola which produces bottled mineral water. The race has a total prize fun...
Muchenje for youth tourney 26 April 2018 HARARE - Harare City midfielder Moses Muchenje will be the guest of honour at Saturday’s General Trust Youth Soccer Academy (GTYSA) tournament to be held at Shingirayi Primary School in Mbare. At least five teams are taking part in the tournament which is being held to launch GTYSA’s involveme...
Madinda praises Bosso's maturity 25 April 2018 HARARE - While all the weekend's attention was on the Harare derby between CAPS United and Dynamos at the National Sports Stadium, Highlanders once again used the opportunity to quietly go about their business. Bosso had to come from behind to beat Shabanie Mine 3-1 in front of another bumper ...
Boxing promoter challenges ban 25 April 2018 HARARE - Leading local boxing promoter Clyde Musonda has approached the High Court challenging his ban from practising after his licence was revoked in January for allegedly flouting the Zimbabwe National Boxing Control Board’s (ZNBCB) rules and regulations. Musonda, who is the managing direct...
It was a wake-up call: Sweswe 25 April 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum interim coach Lizwe Sweswe believes their first defeat of the season at the hands of Bulawayo Chiefs last weekend should act as “a timely wake-up call” to his charges to ensure standards do not slip up in their bid to retain the title. The reigning Castle Lager Premiership...
Mubaiwa backs under fire Mutasa 25 April 2018 HARARE - Dynamos president Kenni Mubaiwa insists the club still has faith in coach Lloyd Mutasa despite the Harare giants’ dreadful start to the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The Glamour Boys have now gone for seven matches without a win as they have draw three and lost four games alre...
Mountaineers choke at home 25 April 2018 HARARE - The Logan Cup is set to go all the way to the wire after log leaders Mountaineers choked at home against Mid West Rhinos in Mutare while second-placed Mashonaland Eagles narrowed the gap to two points following a rain affected draw against a stubborn Rising Stars at Takashinga Sports Clu...
Douglas Tanyanyiwa dies 25 April 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe football fraternity was yesterday plunged into mourning following the untimely death of veteran football administrator Douglas Tanyanyiwa. Tanyanyiwa, who was the owner of the now defunct Douglas Warriors Football Club, a former Premiership side, died yesterday at a Harar...
Strong field for Castle Tankard 24 April 2018 HARARE - A field of 10 top-rated horses will line up at Borrowdale Racecourse’s starting stalls next month bidding to claim Africa’s oldest sponsored race — the Castle Tankard whose stake has been set at $50 000. The country’s only Grade One race will sadly not feature any locally-bred horses ...
Zim to play Proteas in Sept 24 April 2018 HARARE - Cricket South Africa (CSA) yesterday announced another bumper programme of home international fixtures for the 2018-19 season against Zimbabwe, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The international seasons starts with three-match series against Zimbabwe in both white ball formats from the end of ...
It's the Denver Mukamba show 23 April 2018 CAPS United.............(0) 1 Dynamos.........................0 HARARE - CAPS United midfielder Denver Mukamba provided a moment of brilliance which turned out to be the only difference between his side and Dynamos in yesterday's Harare derby. Mukamba, who is on loan at Makepekepe from D...
Chitembwe praises Mukamba 23 April 2018 HARARE - CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe was full of admiration for midfielder Denver Mukamba after he scored the match- winning goal during yesterday’s Harare derby against Dynamos. Mukamba, who is on a season-long loan from DeMbare, punished his parent club when he combined with Brian Muzo...
Bosso thump Shabanie, move into second place 23 April 2018 Highlanders……… (1) 3 Shabanie…………  (1) 1 BULAWAYO - Highlanders continued with their unbeaten start to the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season when they came back from behind to beat Shabanie Mine and move into second place on the log yesterday. Shabanie opened the scoring through Donal...
Easton wins Zim Open 23 April 2018 HARARE - South African Bryce Easton equalled the Royal Harare course record of nine-under 63 after coming from behind to win the 2018 Old Mutual Zimbabwe Open title yesterday. Easton started the final round on seven-under 209 after the first 56 holes and was six shots behind overnight leader a...