Sikandar Raza

Chevrons beat Sri Lanka

ZIMBABWE recovered from a first-game mauling to turn on the style on the special occasion of the 100th ODI match at Mirpur in Dhaka, Bangladesh, yesterday to beat Sri Lanka in a cliffhanger of a cont...
TIME OUT . . .  Ronaldinho has finally brought an end to a glittering professional football career

Ronaldinho finally hangs up boots

LONDON. — Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has retired from football, his brother and agent has confirmed. Ronaldinho (37) has not played for a professional team since leaving Fluminense in 2015...
TALKING TOUGH . . . Joseph Muchechetere has threatened to come down hard on errant associations

Lack of funding haunts Zim sport

Ellina Mhlanga Sports Reporter AS lack of funding continues to haunt Zimbabwe’s sporting fraternity, there has been a lot of blame game with national associations crying foul over lack of support fro...

Suarez back to his lethal best

BARCELONA. — Since the start of the season, Spanish La Liga soccer leaders Barcelona have been flying, but the same is not true for striker Luis Suarez. With three goals in his first 14 games, Suarez...

Call to register for Dugmore Trophy

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter The Zimbabwe Golf Association development officer Boniface Chigorimbo has called on players who qualified for the Zimbabwe Matchplay to register their availability i...

Mixed fortunes for touring tennis teams

Ellina Mhlanga Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S representatives at the ITF/CAT Southern African Junior Championships concluded their participation with the girls Under-16 and Under-14 teams coming second a...

Alimenda set to sign for Nichrut

Mukudzei Chingwere Midlands Bureau VETERAN midfielder Stephen Alimenda, dumped by Triangle at the end 2017, has resurfaced at newly promoted Premiership outfit Nichrut where he will likely sign a one...

Ghost of unfair play resurfaces at W-Cup

TAURANGA. — West Indies have once again ignited the spirit-of-cricket debate at the Under-19 World Cup, when they appealed against South Africa opener Jiveshan Pillay for obstructing the field in the...

Mou to sign new deal

LONDON. — Manchester United are close to reaching an agreement with manager Jose Mourinho over a contract extension that would keep him at the club until 2021, British media said on Tuesday.

Victims confront convict

LANSING. — Victims of disgraced former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar confronted him at a sentencing hearing on Tuesday with gut-wrenching emotional accounts of the trauma and scars stemming...

Congo shock Cameroon

CASABLANCA. — Congo-Brazzaville moved to the top of Group D in the 2018 African Nations Championship after beating Cameroon 1-0 at the Stade Adrar on Tuesday night.

Zim U-19 fall to Australia

Sports Reporter THE Zimbabwe Under-19 cricket team’s campaign at the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup suffered a huge setback yesterday when they fell to giants Australia by seven wickets. Australia ca...

What Wenger told the ref

LONDON. — An “aggressive” Arsene Wenger accused referee Mike Dean of being dishonest and a “disgrace” after Arsenal’s controversial match at West Bromwich on New Year’s Eve.

Nadal dominant as big guns survive

MELBOURNE. — Rafael Nadal swept into the Australian Open tennis third round to keep his Grand Slam title hunt on track yesterday, as Caroline Wozniacki and Grigor Dimitrov pulled off great escapes to...

Proteas outplay India

CENTURION. — The Indian resistance, if you can call it that, barely lasted a session on the final day of the second Test cricket against South Africa at SuperSport Park in Centurion yesterday.