Articles tagged 'ogs'

Murray rallies Old Georgians 3 November 2018 HARARE - Old Georgians (OGs) captain Keith Murray has rallied his charges to put up a good fight when they host visiting South African side False Bay in Groombridge this afternoon when the Isuzu Rugby Series roars to life. After a dominant last three years in domestic rugby, OGs finished the 2...
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...
OGs in nerve-wrecking defeat 26 September 2017 HARARE - Old Georgians coach Grant Mitchell watched in disbelief as his side fell to Pretoria champions QBR in a Gold Cup League match at OGs Sports Club in Harare on Saturday. The Gold Cup is the South African Rugby's flagship league of non-university clubs and also features club rugby champi...
Gardner Nechironga threat for OGs 9 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Gold Cup representatives Old Georgians (OGs) risk being deflated by one of their own when they take on South African side Raiders this afternoon at OGs Sports Club in Groombridge. Kick-off is 3pm. Former Sables speedster and Zambezi Cheetahs utility back Gardner Nechironga...
OGs begin Gold Cup hunt 7 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe rugby representatives Old Georgians (OGs) will begin their Gold Cup campaign with a home tie against Raiders of South Africa in Harare on Saturday. The Gold Cup is South Africa Rugby's flagship three-nation champions' league of non-university clubs. After participating in ...
OGs, OH in high-scoring matches 28 June 2017 HARARE - Intercity Rugby League log leaders Old Georgians thumped Highlanders 94-0 at Police Grounds in Harare during last weekend's action which was full of high-scoring matches. The huge win by OGs saw them open a five-point gap over second-placed Mutare Sports Club, who bounced back to winn...
Katsvere realises dream in rugby 5 June 2017 HARARE - Shingirai Katsvere grew up hearing tales of his two grandfathers – Edward and Lloyd – who distinguished themselves as legendary footballers while wearing the famous blue and white Dynamos shirt. Coming from such a famous football family, the young Katsvere always dreamed to be a top p...
IRL action continues today 27 May 2017 HARARE - There will be only three matches today in the Intercity Rugby League (IRL) due to the Sables' friendly international away to Botswana. Old Johannians (OJs), who are still searching for their first win in 2017, were scheduled to host Old Miltonians (OMs) at Old Hararians this afternoon...
Makanda praises Mat Warriors 16 May 2017 HARARE - After a bruising and intense battle with the Matabeleland Warriors forwards on Saturday, Old Georgians prop David Makanda praised the vanquished Bulawayo side for a spirited performance. The Dragons emerged with a hard-fought 26-0 victory over the Bulawayo-based side at Police Grounds...
Dragons burn Mat Warriors 15 May 2017 HARARE - Utility back Stephan Hunduza inspired Old Georgians to a hard-fought 26-0 win over Matabeleland Warriors during Saturday's Intercity Rugby League match at Police Grounds. Both teams came into the match unbeaten after three rounds of action and it was clear from the first whistle that ...
Clash of the titans as OGs host Mat Warriors 13 May 2017 HARARE - Something has got to give when Intercity Rugby League (ICL) table-toping sides Matabeleland Warriors and Old Georgians meet at Police Grounds this afternoon. After three rounds of action, the two sides remain unbeaten with Mat Warriors in first place with 15 points. OGs are in seco...
'Zimbabwe rugby is behind' 17 October 2016 HARARE - The gulf in class between Zimbabwean club rugby and that of neighbouring South Africa is pretty big according to Old Georgians' coach Grant Mitchell. Mitchell saw firsthand the difference between the two southern African countries operation when he led OGs to their maiden Saru Gold Cu...
Old Georgians remain modest 4 June 2016 HARARE - Leaders Old Georgians have chosen to stick to the basics and not let their Saru Gold Cup final triumphant over Old Hararians get in their way as they chase the Harare League Championship. OGS overcame OH 39-20 in the Gold Cup final qualifier last weekend at Morris Depot to win the rig...
OGs seal Gold Cup berth 29 May 2016 HARARE - As widely expected Old Georgians (OGs) have won the right to represent Zimbabwe at this year's Saru Gold Cup in South Africa after defeating Old Hararians (OH) 39-20 in the final qualifier here yesterday. OH missing several key players due to injuries and work commitments did well to ...
Gold Cup final explodes 28 May 2016 HARARE - A Zimbabwean rugby side will emerge with the rights to represent the country in the 2016 Saru Gold Cup tournament in South Africa after today's final between Old Georgians and Old Haririans. The Gold Cup is a tournament played by non-university rugby union clubs in South Africa and th...
OGs extend Sevens dominance 17 November 2014 HARARE - Old Georgians continued their dominance on the Zimbabwean rugby sevens scene after overcoming Harare Sports Club 24 - 15 in the final of the latest round of the Sevens Summer Series on Saturday. Ably guided by the exploits of stalwarts Jacques Leitao, Fortune Chipendu, Craig Elcombe a...
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...