Neymar

Neymar staying put

BARCELONA. — Barcelona vice-president Jordi Mestre insisted yesterday that Brazilian soccer star Neymar will be staying in Spain despite rumours linking him with a move to Paris Saint-Germain.
EASY COME, EASY GO . . . Manchester United legend Dwight Yorke saw his company’s assets fall to just £2. - The Sun

Dwight Yorke broke

LONDON. — Dwight Yorke is selling his Cheshire mansion for £2.25million after his assets dwindled to just £2.
Arsene Wenger

Wenger breaks Fergie’s record

LONDON. — Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has made yet more history, with the Frenchman now the longest serving manager of the English Premier League soccer era after surpassing Sir Alex Ferguson.

Nabil to miss Cosafa Under-17

Sports Reporter YOUNG Warriors defender Ismael Nabil is the likely casualty in Moses Chunga’s final Under-17 squad for the trip to Mauritius today for the COSAFA Under-17 championship.

Rude awakening for Young Sables

Percival Sizara in JO’BURG, South Africa OLD MUTUAL Zimbabwe age group rugby teams, the Under-18 and the Under-18 Academy, were given a rude awakening at the Coca-Cola Craven and Academy Weeks after ...

Salah backed to shine at the Kop

HONG KONG. — Jurgen Klopp has no doubt Mohamed Salah will shine at Liverpool – having been certain of the Egyptian’s quality ever since he left him asking “what the f***”.

Rujeko dream big

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter COPA Coca-Cola boys defending champions Rujeko have said they are on a mission to defend their crown in Bindura on Friday and Saturday.

Amnesty for cricketers

KINGSTON. — The West Indies board has reached an agreement with the players’ union for a “temporary amnesty”, paving the way for Chris Gayle, Sunil Narine and its other leading cricketers to return t...

Root stunned by comments

NOTTINGHAM. — Joe Root was stunned by former England captain Michael Vaughan’s assertion that his side had failed to respect Test cricket during their thumping 340-run defeat by South Africa at Trent...

Garcia targets Claret Jug

SOUTHPORT. — Sergio Garcia is due to get married next week but the Spaniard insists that planning his wedding is not getting in the way of his preparations for the British Open golf tournament.
CRICKET

THIS IS OUR MOMENT

COLOMBO. — The intriguing Test battle between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe is tantalisingly poised and, for the plucky tourists, history is in the making here should they find a way to wipe out the remaini...
Dr Chiyangwa

Cosafa, Cecafa join hands

Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor ZIFA and COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa is confident the regional body’s flagship tournament — the COSAFA Castle Cup — will return a stronger competition next y...
A BLAST FROM THE PAST . . . Former Zimbabwe international forward Kingston Rinemhota (right), who also used the COPA Coca-Cola Tournament as a platform to showcase his talent, was one of the guests who witnessed the launch of this year’s tourney at Rujeko High School

Vainona seek to bounce back

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter VAINONA want to return to the winners’ podium at the 2017 COPA Coca-Cola football tournament which gets underway in Bindura on Friday and Saturday.