Klopp slams transfer window

LIVERPOOL. — Jurgen Klopp says he can’t wait until the transfer window closes – and admits he is stunned by the “obsession” surrounding potential new signings.

Sports chief blasted

ASHGABAT. — Turkmenistan’s president Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov gave his sports chief a public dressing-down yesterday after the Central Asian country’s athletes once more came home empty-handed from...

Gahadzikwa dreams of Bosso title

Tedious Manyepo Sports Reporter HIGHLANDERS’ mid-season acquisition Allan Gahadzikwa believes the Castle Lager Premiership championship title is still there for the picking and his side are firmly in...

City bank on Sterling

LONDON. — As Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City advance upon the Champions League group phase, previously maligned winger Raheem Sterling appears to have been reborn.

PSMI workers strike cripples services

Health Reporter Normal services are yet to resume at Premier Service Medical Investments (PSMI)’s businesses following a demonstration by some aggrieved employees over unpaid salary arrears last Frid...

Junior hockey braces for tough tourney

Ellina Mhlanga Sports Reporter UNDER-21 women’s hockey team assistant coach Tendayi Maredza says they are bracing up for a tough competition at the Junior World Cup later this year where they were dr...

Author champions Ndebele literature

Beaven Tapureta Bookshelf Tsitsi Nomsa Ngwenya is an enterprising woman whose debut Ndebele novel “Izinyawo Zayizolo” is set to leave a mark in local literature. The novel was published this year by ...

Lilesa promised safe return

ADDIS ABABA. — Ethiopia’s government vowed that Olympic marathon silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa had nothing to fear upon returning home after staging a dramatic protest against the country’s politics...

Modern America: The empire of lies

Martin Berger Correspondent The notion that the United States is an empire of lies would be difficult to dispute by anyone who has followed the events of the last decade. It’s a sad fact that today t...

Arsenal balk on Evans

LONDON. — Arsenal have been quoted a staggering £25 million for West Bromwich Albion defender Jonny Evans as their search for a centre back stalls. Albion boss Tony Pulis paid less than a quarter of ...

Walking in Spirit: God’s timetable

Mark 11: 24; “Therefore I say to you, whatever things you ask when you pray, believe that you receive them, and you will have them.” A few years ago in despair over a set of circumstances, I cried ou...

Test washed out

DURBAN. — South African captain Faf du Plessis and New Zealand coach Mike Hesson both expressed disappointment after the first Test cricket between South Africa and New Zealand was abandoned as a dra...