Articles tagged 'netball'

Netball national team star robbed 22 December 2018     HARARE - It will be a bleak festive season for Zimbabwe netball star Claris Kwaramba after she lost her bag with valuables to robbers while returning from the AUSC Region 5 Games in Botswana early Monday morning. The Zimbabwe U20 netball team had successfully won bronze after beating...
ZDF, Platinum Queens in thriller 3 October 2018 HARARE - ZDF and Platinum Queens were involved in a thrilling Rainbow Amateur Netball League (Ranl) clash at Raylton Sports Club which lived up to its top billing status after ending in a 42-42 draw. There was no love lost in the encounter with the young and restless Platinum Queens causing ha...
CSQ on course for Ranl title 18 September 2018 HARARE - Correctional Services Queens (CSQ) opened up a two-point lead at the top of the Rainbow Amateur Netball League (Ranl) with a game in hand after dismissing fellow title hopefuls Glow Petroleum 36-40 in a tightly-contested match in Torwood, Kwekwe over the weekend. The win took CSQ to 3...
Fear drives Kwaramba to stardom 10 September 2018 HARARE – Handball was Claris Kwaramba's first love but a threat of punishment made her switch to netball and little did she know that this would be her path to stardom. The Platinum Queens wing defender was only 10 years old doing her Grade Five studies at Tsvingwe Primary School in Mutare whe...
Exciting times beckon for netball 9 April 2018 HARARE - For the newly-formed Rainbow Amateur Netball League (RANL), their aspirations remain to see the empowerment of the girl-child through the sport. In previous years, netball's development had regressed largely due to shortage of sponsorship. RANL, which was formed courtesy of monumen...
Gems in losing start 27 June 2017 HARARE – The Zimbabwe national netball team lost their opening match at the ongoing Africa Championship Tournament in Uganda on Sunday. The Gems lost to Malawi 45 – 55 in a tough encounter. Zimbabwe Netball Association (Zina) secretary general Barbra Rice, however, expressed confidence the ...
Zim netball captain undeterred 23 March 2017 HARARE - Perpetua Siyachitema has laboured in the rigours of a mine, toiled as a train wagon attendant and was willing to become a police officer all in a bid to keep her netball dream alive. In her 17-year career, she has played for at least nine clubs and has helped the national team to nume...
Netball team leaves for Hong Kong 14 March 2017 HARARE – The Zimbabwe netball team captain Perpetua Siyachitema said they are not taking the Hong Kong tri-nations tournament lightly as it will help them prepare for future competitive matches. Speaking on the sidelines of a send-off ceremony ahead of the team's scheduled departure today for ...
Tanganda unveils netball sponsorship 31 May 2014 KARIBA - Tanganda Tea Company have unveiled a $60 000 schools netball sponsorship deal through their Stella brand at Nyamhunga High School here yesterday. The sponsorship represents a significant increase from last year's package, sponsored to the tune of $55 000. The finals of the National...
Boost for Zengeza Queens 18 November 2013 HARARE – Netball Super League aspirants Zengeza Queens say their confidence has been given a major boost after Hexagon Sports Management came to their aid on Friday. The sports management company donated bibs and balls to the Chitungizwa-based team. Zengeza Queens are hoping to finish the s...
Ngezi High dominate Zimplats tourney 21 July 2013 HARARE Ngezi High School were crowned this year s champions in the girls and boys volleyball section of the Nash Zimplats Mhondoro-Ngezi District schools tournament held on Saturday. Hosts Ngezi, emerged the biggest winners of the tournament that also encompassed netball, soccer and volleyball. T...