Articles tagged 'nrl'

Sportivo end season unbeaten 28 August 2018 HARARE -  Harare Sports Club (HSC) coach Daniel Hondo and his charges are basking in glory after ending the 2018 National Rugby League season unbeaten with a 26-14 home win over Old Georgians (OGs) on Saturday. Sportivo managed to score four tries through fullback Tadius Hwata, wing Takudzwa F...
'Rugby has to be played' 26 January 2015 HARARE - Harare Sports Club chairman Donald Mangenje says Zimbabwean domestic rugby will resume this year despite the absence of a principal sponsor – while concerted efforts to secure finding are being made.  The Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) last Thursday held an emergency meeting with clubs ov...
Sevens Summer Series gets underway 1 November 2014 HARARE - Local rugby starved spectators and players finally get some solace when the 2014 Sevens Summer Series gets underway in Bulawayo and Harare today. With the National Rugby League suspended over unavailability of funds, a number of the league’s top players have opted to search for greene...
Sports Club win Harare derby 8 June 2014 HARARE - Harare Sports Club yesterday produced a spirited comeback to extend their National Rugby League unbeaten run by compounding defending champions Old Hararians to a 34-28 defeat. The result pushed Sports Club further ahead of the chasing pack, enhancing their ambitions to reclaim the NR...
Sports Club not getting carried away 7 June 2014 HARARE - Harare Sports Club say they know all too well how one slip up in the race for the National Rugby League title can change their fortunes and will not allow their unbeaten run to get to their heads. Sports Club are currently setting the pace atop the National Rugby League standings with...
Dream final in NRL 30 September 2013 HARARE – The Lion Lager National Rugby League (NRL) curtain is set to come down this Saturday when former glamour club of Zimbabwe rugby Old Hararians host arch-rivals Old Georgians in a dream final. These two were the most consistent teams in the 2013 season and only lost one game each. In...
OH target NRL final berth 16 September 2013 HARARE - Old Hararians skipper and flyhalf Tichafara Makwanya fancies his team's chance of reaching their first Lion Lager National Rugby League final since 2007. The Harare giants have been paired with their bogey team Matabeleland Warriors in the semifinals after the round robin stage of the...
NRL returns to the capital 24 August 2013 HARARE – Lion Lager National Rugby League (NRL) action returns to the capital this weekend as the battle for fourth semi-final spots continues. Two fixtures are lined up at Groombridge. In the early kick off, Harare Sports Club will entertain Bulawayo giants Matabeleland Warriors. HSC heads in...
Another NRL match abandoned 14 May 2013 HARARE - Crowd trouble marred the Midlands derby between Zvishavane Bulls and Gweru Sports in a Lion Larger National Rugby League match at Gweru on Saturday leading to the abandonment of the match five minutes from time. The match was called off five minutes from time with Gweru Sports Club leadi...
Indiscipline mars NRL 29 April 2013 HARARE - Indescipline continues to be the order of the day in the Lion Lager National Rugby League. Many would have thought that the league would have been united following the tragic death of Zvishavane Bulls flyhalf Slimfield Moyo in a car accident in Shurugwi. It was however, not the case as u...
It's semi-final time in NRL 14 September 2012 HARARE - It's all systems go as the big boys of the National Rugby League (NRL) battle it out for a spot in the final. Champions Old Georgians title defence face an acid test when they travel to Bulawayo to take on Matabeleland Warriors in a potentially-thrilling semifinal clash at Hartsfield Sta...
NRL reaches business end 8 September 2012 HARARE - The National Rugby League enters into round 14 today with all games being played at Old Hararians Sports Club in the capital. Today s matches at OH marks the final round of matches before play-offs as the title race hits up. Title contenders Harare Sports Club, who are sitting pretty at ...