Warriors regroup for Mauritius

Augustine Hwata Sports Reporter TRIANGLE left back Blessing Chimwamuchere has received a surprise call to the Warriors squad that is set to regroup this morning to continue with preparations for an A...

Jessica pulls out

LONDON. — Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill has withdrawn from next month’s athletics world championships because of injury, she and her coach said yesterday. Ennis-Hill was provisionall...

Ernie Els to play in Macau Open

HONG KONG. — Four-time Major winner Ernie Els has confirmed he will take part in the US$800 000 Venetian Macau Open golf tournament for the first time in October. Els, who has notched up dual wins at...

Afridi the saviour

KARACHI. — All-rounder Shahid Afridi yesterday urged Pakistan to savour their one-day and Twenty20 wins over the West Indies and forget allegations of fixing. Pakistan beat the West Indies 3-1 in the...
President Mugabe addresses the media soon after voting at Mhofu Primary School in Highfield

Media swarm on Zimbabwe

Sifelani Tsiko Senior Writer Zimbabwe is this week a clear new leader at the top of media charts with a large media contingent competing to sniff out any headline-making event from the harmonised ele...

‘Diana was in love with Hasnat Khan’

LOS ANGELES. — Jemima Khan has revealed that her late friend Princess Diana was so “madly in love’’ with Hasnat Khan, she considered moving to Pakistan to be with him. In a Vanity Fair article titled...

Hobson quits

JOHANNESBURG. — One of African rugby’s greatest servants Bruce Hobson has decided to retire as team manager for the Zimbabwean Sevens team. Hobson, who is one of rugby’s great characters and has been...

Chiwoniso a cultural ambassador

Stephen Chifunyise Theatre Corridors WHEN Chipawo staff and arts educators went to the funeral wake for Chiwoniso Maraire at her home in the Bluff Hill area of Harare, they paid their tribute to the ...

Arthur, Cricket Australia strike deal

SYDNEY. — Former Australian cricket coach Mickey Arthur said yesterday he had reached a settlement with Cricket Australia over his sacking after he “significantly reduced” his claim for damages. The ...

Pope to watch Messi

BUENOS AIRES. — Barcelona star Lionel Messi will be part of an Argentina soccer squad to face Italy in a friendly in Rome next month to be watched by Pope Francis, coach Alejandro Sabella has announc...

United still after Fabregas

LONDON. — Manchester United are prepared to break their transfer record with a third and final offer of £35 million for Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas. The Spain midfielder is David Moyes’s prime target a...