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Bosso edge Herentals to snap winless run 16 July 2018 Highlanders...........................(0) 1 Herentals....................................0 BULAWAYO - Highlanders finally remembered how to win when they beat Herentals in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. Midfielder Nigel Mukumbe scored the only goal for...
Ngezi Platinum back in business 15 July 2018 MHONDORO - Tichaona Mabvura scored a brace to help Ngezi Platinum Stars end their four-game winless run after defeating Triangle United 3-1 yesterday. The platinum miners, who finished the game with 10 men following a red card to defender Keith Murera, had seen their Castle Lager Premiership t...
Byo City, Hre City share spoils 15 July 2018 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo City and Harare City shared spoils in a lunch time kick off Castle Lager Premier Soccer League yesterday. It was a game of two halves where the home team Amakhosi dominated the first half while the visitors  were all over the show in the second half. After the match Bula...
Matema salvages point for Yadah 15 July 2018 HARARE - FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza and midfielder Farai Madhananga seemed well on course to celebrate their respective coach and player of the month awards for June only for Yadah striker Ralph Matema to spoil the day with a goal with 14 minutes to play. The visitors had raced into the l...
Chapungu march on 15 July 2018 GWERU - Chapungu made it six points in two matches with a comprehensive win over Mutare City Rovers in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Ascot. A brace from striker Allan Tavarwisa and another goal from Maxwell Mavuto were enough to give the home side a win while Billy Vheremu got the consol...
Students ready for Bosso assignment 15 July 2018 HARARE - Herentals are ready for another tough assignment against Bulawayo giants Highlanders in a Castle Premier Soccer League encounter set for Babourfields Stadium this afternoon. Buoyed by last weekend’s 1-0 win over a quality Ngezi Platinum side at the National Sports Stadium and Bosso’s ...
Pamushana, Nyamauru shine in Copa Coca-Cola 15 July 2018 ZVISHAVANE - Pamushana High School picked their second Copa Coca-Cola title after beating Guinea Fowl in the final yesterday while in the girl’s category Nyamauru High School won their first ever title following victory over Bulawayo’s Mpopoma High School. Pamushana found themselves in the fin...
All eyes on Ngezi Platinum 15 July 2018 HARARE – Ngezi Platinum Stars’ faltering Castle Lager Premiership title challenge faces further scrutiny when a high-flying Triangle United visit Baobab Stadium on Saturday. Ngezi Platinum have lost their last four Premiership matches on the trot which has seen their chances of winning the tit...
Dhlakama welcomes NetOne sponsorship 14 July 2018 HARARE - Chapungu coach Rodwell Dhlakama has welcomed the timely sponsorship from NetOne as a much-needed boost in his side's fight for survival in the Castle Lager Premiership. NetOne unveiled an $80 000 sponsorship package for the Air Force of Zimbabwe side in a deal set to run a long course...
Zim in poor start 14 July 2018 BULAWAYO - The Zimbabwe cricket team got their ODI series against Pakistan to a bad start after they were bowled all out for a paltry 107 runs and lost by 201 runs in the opening match here yesterday. Pakistan opener Imam-ul-Haq scored a career best 128 off 134 deliveries to help the visitors ...
Chaos mars Copa Coca-Cola 14 July 2018 HARARE - In a rather embarrassing development, chaotic scenes ensued here yesterday which caused the abandonment of the Copa Coca-Cola semi-final pitting Prince Edward School and Pamushana High School. Drama started when the referee allowed play to continue when two Prince Edward players lay i...
Harrison wary of Byo City 13 July 2018 HARARE - Harare City coach Mark Harrison is urging his players not to take struggling Bulawayo City lightly in tomorrow’s Castle Lager Premiership encounter at Barbourfields Stadium. The Sunshine Boys are enjoying a new lease of life under Harrison since their return to the top flight followin...
ZRU makes Sables changes 13 July 2018 HARARE - Following the Sables’ poor start in the 2018 Rugby Afrique Gold Cup, the Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) has made a number of changes in their technical and management structures. Zimbabwe started their campaign to qualify for the 2019 Rugby World Cup finals to be held in Japan with a 23-2...
Chiefs eye Mapeza 12 July 2018 HARARE - Following his success at FC Platinum, Norman Mapeza, has since emerged as one of the strong candidates shortlisted to take over at South Africa’s Absa Premiership giants Kaizer Chiefs for the 2018/19 season. Apart from rumours linking him with Kaizer Chiefs, the former Warriors coach ...
It's game over: Antipas 11 July 2018 HARARE - Chicken Inn coach Joey Antipas is convinced the Castle Lager Premiership title race is now just a two-horse race between FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars. Defending champions FC Platinum sit top of the log with 44 points from 18 matches while Ngezi Platinum are in second with 38 p...
Mapeza still believes 11 July 2018 HARARE - Norman Mapeza is regarded as a perfectionist and always wants his team to play at a consistent level in every match. Of course, it is a difficult task but the reigning Coach of the Year knows if he can get anywhere near the perfection he craves, then his team will win more games. T...
Madinda Ndlovu blames strikers 10 July 2018 HARARE - Highlanders’ technical manager Madinda Ndlovu, pictured, is concerned with his side’s lack of a cutting edge which has seen them lose three matches on the trot. The poor run began with a 1-0 home defeat to city rivals Bulawayo Chiefs before another identical loss to defending champion...
Ngezi stand by Ndiraya 10 July 2018 HARARE - Ngezi Platinum Stars are not pressing the panic button yet and have thrown their full weight behind under-pressure coach Tonderai Ndiraya. Madamburo lost 1-0 to Herentals at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday with 17-year-old Tinotenda Benza scoring the only goal for the home sid...
Lloyd Mutasa lauds players 10 July 2018 HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa was pleased with the way his side performed in Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Chicken Inn at Rufaro Stadium. The result ended the Glamour Boys’ two-game winning streak and left them in 11th place on the log with 21 points 18 matches. Quality Kangadzi had given De...
Mire rises in T20 rankings 10 July 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe batsman Solomon Mire has experienced a huge jump on the ICC T20 rankings announced yesterday following his performances in the just-ended home tri series involving Pakistan and Australia. Mire moved 202 places up the rankings to land on position 25 and is now on 581 points ...
Mama Red Rose outlines vision 10 July 2018 HARARE - Aspiring Zimbabwe National Women’s Soccer League (ZWSL) chairperson Barbra Chikosi says she presents the only credible option for the development of women’s football in the country if voted into office. Popularly known as Mama Red Rose in the showbiz industry, where she has made a nam...
Nasama haunts DeMbare 9 July 2018 Dynamos............................(0) 1 Chicken Inn........................(0) 1 HARARE - King Nasama came off the bench to score a last minute equaliser for Chicken Inn and secure a point against his former club Dynamos in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. With DeMbare leading ...
Pakistan beat Aussies to seal series win 9 July 2018 HARARE - Pakistan consolidated their position as the number one ranked Twenty20 side in the world after a Fakhar Zaman master class ensured a record chase in their six-wicket victory over Australia in yesterday’s final. Australia elected to bat after winning the toss with openers D’Arcy Short ...
Chapungu finally remember how to win 9 July 2018 Chapungu................(0) 1 Bulawayo City.................0 GWERU - Chapungu picked up their first home victory under Rodwell Dhlakama with a slender win over Bulawayo City in a Castle Lager Premiership match yesterday. Substitute Eddington Chirape got the all-important goal 10 minutes f...
Mhandu sinks Bosso 9 July 2018 Black Rhinos.............. (1) 1 Highlanders......................0 HARARE - Vincent Mhandu is slowly turning into Black Rhinos’ magical boy as each time he scores the army side has never dropped points in a Castle Lager Premiership tie. And it was the same script here yesterday when his f...