Articles tagged 'zambezi cheetahs'

Cheetahs begin WC hunt 20 July 2018 HARARE - The Zambezi Cheetahs get their 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens campaign with a Pre-Round of 16 clash against Wales at the AT&T Park in San Francisco, United States this afternoon. Kick-off is 11:07pm Zimbabwe time. Gilbert Nyamustamaba's side, who are the lowest ranked African side, ha...
Cheetahs can only get better 27 March 2018 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba (pictured) is not losing sleep after his side lost their Victoria Falls Kwese Sevens title to Kenya at the weekend. The Cheetahs, who won the inaugural tournament in 2017 after beating Namibia 24-7 in the final, could not make it back-to-back...
It will be tough: Nyamutsamba 24 March 2018 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba believes his side will have to be at their best if they are to defend their Victoria Falls Kwese Sevens title this weekend. The national Sevens side won the inaugural tournament last year when they beat Namibia 24-7 in the final. Nyamutsam...
Zambezi Cheetahs prepare for World Cup 14 January 2018 HARARE - The Zambezi Cheetahs yesterday began their preparations for the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens finals to be held in San Francisco, United States in July. Our Sports Editor Nigel Matongorere caught up with the side’s captain Hilton Mudariki recently. Below are the excerpts of the interview. ...
My door is open: Gidza 10 January 2018 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba has adopted an open door policy regarding the team's preparations for the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens finals to be held in San Francisco, United States in July. The national Sevens rugby side capped off a great 2017 by reaching the final of t...
Zim sports on the forefront in 2018 2 January 2018 HARARE - After a relatively modest 2017, local sport is going to be on the world map in 2018 as various Zimbabwean teams will be in action. While most of the attention will be centred on football since it is the sport with the largest following, there is, however, no denying that 2018 is going...
Cheetahs, Zim cricket square off 13 December 2017 HARARE - The tussle for the Team of the Year for this evening’s Annual National Sports Awards (Ansa) appears to be a fascinating duel between the world cup-bound Zimbabwe Sevens Rugby side and their cricket counterparts, Zimbabwe senior men cricket team. If judgement is according to the fiel...
Cheetahs on cloud nine 8 December 2017 HARARE – The Zambezi Cheetahs have had a memorable 2017 and it even got better when they were nominated for the Team of the Year gong at the 2017 Annual National Sports Awards (Ansa). The Zimbabwe Sevens rugby side will battle it out with the national cricket team and the rowing pair of Kennet...
No one is safe: Nyamutsamba 10 October 2017 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba insists players must earn their place in the squad for the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament. Zimbabwe earned their place for the tournament to be held in San Francisco, United States after finishing in second place at the just-ended Afr...
Nyamutsamba rallies Zambezi Cheetahs 4 October 2017 HARARE - The Zambezi Cheetahs have put their Maseru celebrations on hold to focus on the Africa Cup that gets underway in Kampala, Uganda this Friday with the sole purpose of making it to next year’s Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco in the USA. The Zimbabwe Sevens rugby team accounted f...
Nyamutsamba picks his men 30 September 2017 HARARE - Zambezi Cheetahs coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba has named his final 12-man squad for next weekend’s Africa Cup Sevens tournament to be held in Kampala, Uganda. Zimbabwe have been placed in Pool B for the tournament which starts next Saturday in the Ugandan capital together with Madagascar,...
Cheetahs leave for Zambia 1 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Sevens rugby coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba is pleased with the way his team is shaping up ahead of the Africa Cup Sevens finals in Kampala, Uganda next month. The Zambezi Cheetahs are scheduled to leave for Zambia this morning for the Lusaka Sevens tournament where they will step...
Pritchard blow for Cheetahs 22 August 2017 HARARE – The Zambezi Cheetahs’ preparations for the 2017 Africa Cup Sevens rugby tournament suffered a major blow following the injury to Australia-based flanker Connor Pritchard. Pritchard underwent surgery to repair a fractured jaw yesterday morning and will only return to the field after th...