SEAL OF APPROVAL . . . Sport and Recreation Minister Makhosini Hlongwane (right) discusses a few issues with FIFA president Gianni Infantino in Harare last night

UPDATED: Infantino headlines bash

Eddie Chikamhi and Paul Mundandi — FIFA president Gianni Infantino headlined a cast of high-profile guests at a colourful night at the Harare International Conference Centre where he joined han...
Heath Streak

Streak demands more from his men

Eddie Chikamhi: Senior Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket coach Heath Streak has demanded more from his batsmen as the Chevrons go out on a mission to rescue the One Day International series against Af...
Richard Chihoro

Chihoro targets ZNA Cup

Grace Chingoma: Senior Sports Reporter DYNAMOS team manager Richard Chihoro says they are eager to collect an early trophy and have targeted rivals CAPS United in the ZNA Army Charities semi-final sh...
Claudio Ranieri

Leicester coach Ranieri fired

LEICESTER. — Leicester Premier League champions Leicester City sacked Italian manager Claudio Ranieri last night with the Midlands team still in the Champions League but hovering near the relegation ...

‘Magaya needs psychological help’

Noel Munzabwa in SWAZILAND AS the Lazarus Magaya storm hit the public domain on Wednesday, the former Masvingo United coach was forced to skip class in shame at the ongoing CAF A course in Harare.

Foxes find way to fight again

SEVILLE. — Leicester City’s hopes of extending their European tour remain alive and it is impossible to look beyond Kasper Schmeichel for the reasons why. While the Jamie Vardy party was restarted, o...

Valencia early blitz stuns Real Madrid

VALENCIA — Two goals in the opening eight minutes from Simone Zaza and Fabian Orellana blew the La Liga title race wide open as Valencia beat leaders Real Madrid 2-1 on Wednesday. The defeat leaves M...

Handball tournament on cards

Takudzwa Chitsiga: Sports Reporter THE newly-elected Zimbabwe Handball Federation executive board will host their first tournament of the season at Masvingo Polytechnic early next month.

Mercedes unveil new car

LONDON. — Mercedes have launched the W08, the car with which they will defend their constructors’ championship crown in 2017. The new car was showcased for the first time in a live event at Silversto...

Renshaw, Starc keep Australia alive

PUNE. — Australia’s Matt Renshaw admitted he feared he had let his teammates down by leaving the fray with an upset stomach before returning to hit a gritty half-century in the first Test against Ind...
President Mugabe


Robson Sharuko Senior Sports Editor PRESIDENT Mugabe feels the Warriors should be pained by letting down Southern Africa when they crashed at the group stages of the 2017 Nations Cup finals.
Chamu Chiwanza

Infantino jets in for glitzy show

Eddie Chikamhi Senior Sports Reporter THE organising committee behind the historic visit of FIFA president Gianni Infantino have promised glitz and glamour as the world’s most powerful football leade...
Kenny Mubaiwa

Dynamos partners Denver beverages

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter DYNAMOS have launched their first ever branded mineral water. The country’s biggest football club have embarked on a partnership with Denver Beverages who will packa...
Earvin “Magic” Johnson

The return of Magic Johnson

LOS ANGELES. — Earvin “Magic” Johnson, who sparked the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA titles in the 1980s, was on Tuesday named president of basketball operations for the struggling NBA squad.