HOME ALONE . . . Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line first to win the Berlin marathon in Germany yesterday. — Reuters

Kipchoge wins Berlin Marathon

BERLIN. — Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge staved off a surprise challenge from Ethiopian debutant Guye Adola to win an enthralling Berlin marathon yesterday, but missed out on his bid to set a new wo...
Jose Mourinho

Mourinho cautious

SOUTHAMPTON. — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says it is too early to talk about a challenge for the English Premier League soccer title despite watching his side win their fifth match out o...
Arsene Wenger

Wenger challenges Sanchez

LONDON. — Arsene Wenger has warned Alexis Sanchez he will have to earn his place back in Arsenal’s starting line-up after his failed attempt to force a move to Manchester City.

Ozil eye United move

LONDON. — Arsenal contract rebel Mezut Ozil is hoping for a shock move to Manchester United. It would mean the 28-year-old Gunners midfielder linking up again with Jose Mourinho, his manager during t...

Coaches happy with handball camp

Ellina Mhlanga Sports Reporter NATIONAL men and women’s handball sides coaches have said the camp held last week at Chitungwiza Aquatic Complex was important for them to map the way forward as they l...

Barca remain perfect

MADRID. — Barcelona maintained their perfect start to the Spanish La Liga soccer season with a sixth straight win as Luis Suarez and two own goals secured a 3-0 win at Girona in a match laced with po...

Kenya stripped of CHAN

JOHANNESBURG. — Kenya were stripped on Saturday of the right to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after a CAF executive committee meeting in Accra.

Caroline wins

TOKYO. — Caroline Wozniacki ended her string of final failures by beating Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-0, 7-5 in Tokyo yesterday to win her second straight Pan Pacific Open tennis title.

Trump clashes with sports world

WASHINGTON. — President Donald Trump and the sports world engaged in an intensifying spat on Saturday after he called for National Football League owners to fire players who protest during the United...

Herentals a point away from glory

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter HERENTALS are only one game away from clinching this year’s ZIFA Northern Region Division One soccer title after they edged ZRP FC 1-0 at the National Sports Stadium...

Sri Lanka cricket probe

LONDON. — The International Cricket Council’s Anti-Corruption Unit has launched an investigation in Sri Lanka, world cricket’s governing body has said. The ICC did not give any details as to what the...

City feeling better

LONDON. — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said his side are “feeling better” about their title challenge this season on a day when the English Premier League soccer’s top three all won.