Articles tagged 'src'

Huge send off for PE's Muhomba 26 July 2018 HARARE – Prince Edward School’s sports director, Dudzai Muhomba, who passed away in Harare earlier this week, was given a befitting send-off at Zororo Memorial Cemetery in Chitungwiza yesterday. The multi-talented sports coach and administrator passed on in Harare on Monday having been ill sin...
More plaudits for Warriors 12 June 2018 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) is the latest body to congratulate the Warriors after they came back from a goal down to beat Zambia 4-2 after extra-time in the Cosafa Cup final at the weekend. The Warriors are now the record holders of the regional title since Saturday’s v...
Zim sport comes of age 11 May 2018 HARARE – The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) yesterday lauded strides being made by various sports personalities in Zimbabwe after some top athletes were shortlisted for regional awards. The third edition of African Union Sports Council Region 5’s Regional Annual Sports Awards is schedu...
Racism row hits Zim Swimming 11 May 2018 HARARE - In a rather sad and damning development to the country's sport, the Zimbabwe Aquatic Union (Zau) is in the eye of a storm after allegations of racism. The Mary Kloppers led-board is allegedly sidelining black administrators from key decision-making positions among other things. Tho...
Hooligans hijack Mighty Warriors solidarity walk 14 April 2018 HARARE - A solidarity march organised in support of  Zimbabwe senior women's soccer team, the Might Warriors degenerated into chaos when thugs suspected to be sympathetic to Zifa gate-crashed and disrupted the event in support of the national football governing body. Dubbed: Walk Against Women...
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...
SRC to meet NSA 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) will hold a governance and compliance conference in Harare on Friday in line with the 100-day rapid results projects which was approved by the new government. The conference seeks to put all national sports association in the loop of what is ...
Ball in Fifa's court 21 February 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) assembly yesterday agreed to set up an electoral committee at yesterday’s AGM and are now waiting for guidance from Fifa regarding the contentious timeframe for the polls. Councillors appointed an eight-member electoral committee which is under...
Spotlight now on Zifa councillors 6 February 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) councillors have been urged to put the game first ahead of selfish interests as they approach this month’s crucial Annual General Meeting (AGM). Zifa failed to hold an AGM last year which was supposed to have put in place an electoral committee to ...
Pressure mounts on Chiyangwa 3 February 2018 HARARE – Football stakeholders are circling around troubled Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) vowing to challenge the legitimacy of the Philip Chiyangwa-led administration in court if elections fail to take place by March 29, 2018. This comes as Zifa has allegedly made overtures to world go...
ZRU finances in shambles 10 November 2017 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) enquiry into the affairs of the Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) has revealed lack of financial principles at the union. The SRC tasked a commission led by commissioner Clement Mukwasi to probe ZRU following the suspension of president Nyararai Sib...
SRC shames ZRU leadership 10 November 2017 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) president Nyararai Sibanda usurped the role of ex-chief executive Colleen de Jong in order to siphon funds from the union. This is one of the allegations contained in the report compiled by the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) commission that wa...
'Nyamutsamba not fit for Cheetahs' 8 November 2017 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba is not qualified to hold the position according to a report on the state of local rugby compiled by the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC). This is despite Nyamutsamba recently leading the national Sevens side to qualification for the 201...
SRC shames Zifa 9 October 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) is among a host of associations that were over the weekend shamed for having no regard for the laws of the land, it has emerged. This comes after the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) gave Zifa, together with 29 other non-compliant association...
Suspended ZRU board members appeals 22 September 2017 HARARE - Suspended members of the Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) have launched an appeal with the Administrative Court of Zimbabwe following their expulsion on August 8. As a result, the court has ordered the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) to provide the registrar within the next 30 days w...
Williams snubs Afghan offer 7 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe cricket all-rounder Sean Williams will no longer be taking part in the Shpageeza Cricket League in Afghanistan after opting to stay back home and work on his fitness. The 30-year-old left-hander had been drafted to play for Speenghar Tigers in the T20 competition in the war-t...
ZRU interim board unveiled 29 August 2017 HARARE - Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) president Edward Siwela has challenged the interim Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) committee appointed by Sports minister Makhosini Hlongwane yesterday to work towards reviving the sport. Former Sables wing Russel Karimazondo will be the new ZRU inter...
Kanyangarara mulls SRC appeal 23 August 2017 HARARE - Suspended Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) vice president Nody Kanyangarara is contemplating launching an appeal against the Sports and Recreation Commission’s (SRC) decision. A fortnight ago, the SRC suspended ZRU president Nyararai Sibanda, his two vice presidents Kanyangara and Tapiwa Ma...
I'm only human: ZRU chief 22 August 2017 HARARE – Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) chief executive officer Blessing Chiutare says he will not let detractors sidetrack him from doing his job after his CV was leaked on social media at the weekend. The local game is currently comatose after the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) two weeks...
Confusion over Sables coach 19 August 2017 HARARE – The Zimbabwe Rugby Union (ZRU) says they have sacked Sables coach Cyprian Mandenge but on the other hand, the coach says the decision is null and void. ZRU chief executive Blessing Chiutare, who has been tasked to run the union’s affairs after the suspension of the board led by Nyarar...
SRC to name interim ZRU board 12 August 2017 HARARE – This Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) says it’s going to take at least six months or a year for them to decisively deal with the turmoil in local rugby. SRC board chairperson Edward Siwela said they will soon be naming an interim executive to run the affairs of the Zimbabwe Rugb...
Mutamangira calls for unity 9 August 2017 HARARE - After another disastrous Rugby Afrique Gold Cup campaign, Sables captain Denford Mutamangira says blaming coach Cyprian Mandenge will not end the team’s deeply-rooted problems. At the same time, the Sports and Recreation Commission last night dissolved the entire Zimbabwe Rugby Union ...
SRC dithers on VP dinner snub findings 18 July 2017 HARARE - The inquest into Zimbabwe national football team’s African Cup of Nations dinner debacle which occurred in January, will remain a closely guarded secret, it has emerged. Seven months after the side snubbed a send-off dinner with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa on the eve of the team...
Relief for Zim karate team 23 June 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe karate team got a shot in the arm following the donation of protective gear ahead of their participation at the AUSC Region 5 Games in Mozambique this weekend. Local sports betting company, Africabet availed the sponsorship comprising gloves, mouth guards, and competition b...
SRC commends Zim Karate 9 June 2017 HARARE - The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) has commended the Zimbabwe Karate Union (ZKU) for coming up with the initiative to host an international tournament here next month. Apart from promoting the benefits of sport, the 1st So-Kyokushin International Karate Tournament scheduled fo...