Aguero hospitalised

LONDON. — Sergio Aguero has undergone medical checks after reports he fell ill during Argentina’s 4-2 defeat by Nigeria in a friendly in Krasnodar. The Manchester City forward apparently fainted at h...
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Drogba calls it a day

LONDON. — Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba will retire from the sport following the conclusion of the next United Soccer League (USL) season in November 2018. The Ivorian won four Premier League ...
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Ponting stokes the Ashes fire

SYDNEY. — Former Australia cricket captain Ricky Ponting says England’s only hope of winning a test in the upcoming Ashes series is the day/night match in Adelaide and has predicted a 4-0 victory for...

England stifle Brazil

LONDON. — Neymar and his Brazil colleagues were held to a frustrating goalless draw after a spirited display by a callow England team in Tuesday night’s international friendly soccer match at Wembley...

Epworth athletes marginalised

Collin Matiza Sports Editor ELSON Muhambi, a councillor in Epworth, feels that the area is being marginalised when it comes to sport development programmes in this country. Epworth is a grossly under...

Federer marches on

LONDON. — Swiss tennis star Roger Federer marched into the semi-finals at the ATP Finals once again on Tuesday night but he made hard work of the task before finally prevailing 7-6(6), 5-7, 6-1 in a ...

France held

PARIS. — Lars Stindl scored a last-gasp equaliser as world soccer champions Germany played out an entertaining 2-2 draw with France in Cologne on Tuesday night, while Spain were held by Russia in a 3...
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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...
Wellington Mpandare

Mpandare clears the air

Sports Reporter WELLINGTON MPANDARE, who has been the acting team manager of the Warriors in the past few months, has said he was not relieved of his post but, instead, asked to be excused from the u...
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DeMbare to miss Epoupa

Grace Chingoma Senior Sports Reporter TITLE-CHASING Dynamos will be without chief striker Christian Epoupa Ntuoba this afternoon when they take on Bulawayo City in a Castle Lager Premiership match wh...
Tonderayi Ndiraya

Ndiraya named October coach of the month

Grace Chingoma Senior Sports Reporter NGEZI Platinum coach Tonderai Ndiraya has been named Coach of the Month for October for the third time this season ahead of his club’s make-or-break showdown aga...