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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...
Hyslop retains Zim Afica title 23 April 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe female Under-23 mountain biker Stacey Hyslop made sure the African Championship gold medal remained in the country for the second successive year after claiming her maiden gold in Cairo, Egypt on Saturday. Racing as a solo Zimbabwean athlete in the absence of last year's gold...
Harare Derby time again! 22 April 2018   HARARE - The much-awaited Harare derby is finally here! The two Harare giants Dynamos and CAPS United face each other this afternoon at the National Sports Stadium in what should be an exciting and thrilling clash. However, in recent years the fixture has not really lived up to expecta...
Ferreira, Basson pile pressure on Ritchie 22 April 2018 HARARE - Tyrone Ferreira and Christiaan Basson carded impressive rounds of 64 and 67 respectively yesterday to move within two shots of Old Mutual Zimbabwe Open defending champion and leader JC Ritchie. Ferreira and Basson are now on 11-under 205 for the tournament while Ritchie is on 13-under...
Harare City, Rhinos in stalemate 22 April 2018   Harare City..........................0 Black Rhinos.......................0 HARARE - Harare City and Black Rhinos shared the spoils, as Sunshine Boys coach Mark Harrison gave his son Ryan a debut in which the giant goalkeeper imposed himself well and kept a clean sheet. However, the...
Triangle win on the road again 22 April 2018 Bulawayo City……...…..(1) 1 Triangle……………….....(0) 2 BULAWAYO - Triangle picked up their second win on the road in the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season when they came from a goal down to beat troubled Bulawayo City yesterday. The Sugar Sugar Boys were trailing from a Timothy January...
Newboys Nichrut stun Yadah FC 22 April 2018 Yadah ........................0 Nichrut ................ (0) 2 HARARE - Castle Lager Premiership newboys Nichrut recorded their second victory of the season taking their points tally to nine from seven matches after easing past Yadah FC here yesterday. A sublime second half performance s...
DeMbare got stuck in pre-season 22 April 2018 HARARE - Last week, I received an email from a soccer-loving Zimbabwean based in Cape Town, South Africa, Elias Nelson, and he was very engaging in the debates he was raising with regards to the state of our football and threw in a few pointers on why our local premiership is regressing — at leas...
Norest's mother finds rest at last 22 April 2018 HARARE - It was by no means a coincidence that Christina Mashongera named her son Norest — it had all to do with his birth and his poor health, a tiny little baby who often got sick much to the anguish of his parents as they never thought anything good would come out from such a weakling. Part...
CAPS United out for blood 21 April 2018   HARARE - CAPS United captain Steven Makatuka is eager to add to Dynamos’ woes in tomorrow’s latest edition of the Harare derby at the National Sports Stadium. The derby comes at a time when the Glamour Boys are experiencing one of their worst starts to the season having managed three draw...
DeMbare not fazed by Mukamba 21 April 2018   HARARE - With the epic Harare derby looming large, Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa says his charges are not preoccupied by former teammate Denver Mukamba, who is on loan at their bitter rivals CAPS United where he appears to be slowly rediscovering his best form. The two Harare giants clash at...
Dube demands $918k from Zifa 21 April 2018   HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president Cuthbert Dube, has written requesting an urgent refund of $918 049,30 he advanced to the local football mother body during his reign that coincided with the government of national unity era. In his letter to Zifa chief executi...
Ritchie extends Zim Open lead 21 April 2018 HARARE - Defending champion JC Ritchie now enjoys a four-shot lead at the top of the Old Mutual Zimbabwe Open golf tournament leaderboard after another superb six-under 66 during yesterday’s second round. Ritchie, who is now on 12-under 132, had signed off for another 66 after the first round ...
DeMbare eye CAPS scalp 20 April 2018   HARARE - Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa believes his side's derby match against bitter rivals CAPS United on Sunday at the National Sports Stadium presents the best opportunity for his charges to prove the “doubting Thomases” wrong. The Glamour Boys have stuttered since the beginning of the s...
JC Ritchie in good start 20 April 2018 HARARE - Last year’s champion JC Ritchie has began the defence of his Old Mutual Zimbabwe Open Golf Tournament title with a solid six-under par 66 in yesterday’s opening round of the Sunshine Tour-sanctioned event. Martin Rowher, Vaughn Groenewald and Andrew van der Knaap are in second place a...
Harare City aim to bounce back 20 April 2018   HARARE - Harare City coach Mark Harrison is expecting his side to bounce back from their first defeat of the season as they prepare to host Black Rhinos in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Rufaro Stadium tomorrow. The Sunshine Boys’ unbeaten start to this year’s campaign was brought to...
Zaranyika High pupil lands Seed Co deal 20 April 2018   HARARE - Seed Co Limited continues with its quest to make a positive impact in education, sports and culture and this time have extended their roots down into the remote Murewa assisting underprivileged athlete Norest Mashongera from Zaranyika Secondary School. The emerging long distance ...
Warriors get Cosafa bye 20 April 2018   HARARE - Defending champions Zimbabwe have been handed a bye during the draw for the 2018 Cosafa Castle Cup held at Safa House in Johannesburg, South Africa on Wednesday. The Warriors, who won the tournament last year after beating Zambia 3-1 in the final, will start the tournament in the...
Mukombwe settles at FCP 20 April 2018   HARARE - Talented right-back Jameson Mukombwe has expressed his excitement with the progress he is making since joining reigning Castle Lager Premiership champions FC Platinum at the start of the season. Mukombwe, who is on one-year loan from Black Rhinos, is beginning to catch the eye wi...
Chapungu in right direction: Chikuni 20 April 2018 HARARE - Chapungu coach Tendai Chikuni is pleased with how his team has started the 2018 Castle Lager Premiership season. The Air Force of Zimbabwe side currently sits in 15th place on the log with five points from six matches. Chikuni’s side has only won once when they beat Mutare City 3-2...
Zebras stun Warriors 19 April 2018 HARARE - Botswana proved to be the perfect party spoilers when they beat Zimbabwe during yesterday's international friendly at the National Sports Stadium. The two teams were clashing as part of Zimbabwe's 38th Independence Day celebrations in front of a capacity crowd. Botswana scored the ...
Ngezi Platinum pin hopes on Owusu 18 April 2018 HARARE – Ngezi Platinum Stars have boosted their hopes of landing their maiden Castle Lager Premiership title after Ghanaian striker Steven Owusu received his work permit last week. Owusu, who was signed from Ghana Premier League side Berekum Chelsea, has missed Madamburo’s first six games of ...
Mhofu challenges locally-based Warriors 18 April 2018 HARARE - Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa has urged the locally-based players in his squad for today’s match against Botswana to prove that they deserve a chance to play in the important matches. Zimbabwe take on neighbours Botswana at the National Sports Stadium this afternoon as part of the ...
Police cause chaos at Rufaro 18 April 2018 Dynamos.......................(0) 1 Yadah FC......................(1) 1 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) poor crowd control methods were once again exposed on Sunday during this drama-filled Castle Lager Premiership match between Dynamos and Yadah which ended in a draw. The of...
DeMbare sing the blues 17 April 2018 HARARE - Fading Harare giants Dynamos are enduring one of the worst starts in the club’s history since the establishment of the league in 1992 as they currently sit on 17th place just one spot off the bottom of the Castle Lager Premiership log. However, coach Lloyd Mutasa is adamant he has the...