Norman Mapeza

MAPEZA‘S MOMENT OF TRUTH

Robson Sharuko Senior Sports Editor WHEN Norman Mapeza guided his men to a crushing 3-0 win over Highlanders in the penultimate match of last season’s campaign, it ended a wretched run stretching for...
Leeroy Mavhunga

Relegation battle continues

Sports Reporter YADAH Stars will virtually survive relegation should they beat Highlanders in their next league match as the battle against relegation from the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League reac...
Charles Manyuchi

Manyuchi distances himself from tourney

Gilbert Munetsi Sports Correspondent FORMER WBC silver boxing champion Charles Manyuchi has distanced himself from a tournament dubbed ‘’King of the Ring Ghetto Explosion’’ pencilled in for the Netba...
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DeMbare say fate is on their side

Eddie Chikamhi Senior Sports Reporter DYNAMOS believe fate is smiling on them again and they could end up being crowned league champions this season after they squeezed into second place in the race ...
Takesure Chiragwi

Chiragwi blasts boo-boys

Munyaradzi Doma in ZVISHAVANE SHABANIE Mine coach Takesure Chiragwi has castigated the Zvishavane boo-boys who are making it difficult for his team in their fight to survive relegation, especially du...

Bambo for Manicaland

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE Under-17 soccer coach Moses ‘’Bambo’’ Chunga will embark on a scouting mission this weekend as he battles to build a strong team to take part in a four-nati...

Why SA lost rugby bid

CAPE TOWN. — As with so many things in life, they say money talks in the determination of major sporting events … did South Africa’s quest for Rugby World Cup 2023 fail primarily because of an antici...

Zim date Afghanistan

Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE have set up an important date featuring a Twenty20 and One Day International series against Afghanistan next year in the United Arab Emirates as part of the preparations for ...

Kohli needs a break

NEW DELHI. — India skipper Virat Kohli has reiterated that he needs a break from international cricket, saying “I’m not a robot”. The star batsman is expected to be rested during the latter part of t...

Nyamutsamba unfazed

Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor AMID reports of a clandestine plot to depose him as coach on the eve of the Rugby World Cup Sevens, Zimbabwe gaffer Gilbert Nyamutsamba remains calm as he focusses...

Federer richest sportsman

LONDON. — Swiss tennis star Roger Federer has passed golfer Tiger Woods as the highest earner in individual sports. Federer, the current world No. 2 in tennis, qualified for the semi-finals of the ye...
Norman Mapeza

IT’S NOW SWIM OR SINK

Mukudzei Chingwere Midlands Bureau— AFTER coming close on a number of occasions, FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza believes this could be the year his troops finally end their bridesmaid tag by m...
GUNSLINGER . . . Dominic Chungwa continued with his hunt for the Golden Boot when he fired CAPS United’s winner at the National Sports Stadium yesterday

CAPS sink Yadah

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SO CLOSE YET SO FAR . . . South Africa narrowly lost the bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup yesterday

France to host Rugby World Cup

LONDON. — France is toasting the announcement that it will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup after being named the surprise winner of a secret World Rugby council ballot in London yesterday. The bid beat...
Philip Chiyangwa

Chiyangwa in Rabat CAF indaba

Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa left Harare yesterday for Morocco for a series of high-level Confederation of African Football meetings that will deliberate on the...