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Log leaders CAPS Utd seek change of fortune

By Sports Reporter CAPS United coach Darlington Dodo is expecting a tough test of character for his side when they host ZPC Kariba in a mid-week Premier Soccer League clash at Rufaro on Thursday. The Harare giants are seeking a change of fortunes after an inconsistent run of form in their last three matches in

Sikandar Raza

Sikandar Raza set for Abu Dhabi T10 League

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket team all-rounder Sikandar Raza will have the opportunity to showcase his talent on the global stage as he is set to be the only local player to feature in the 2019 Abu Dhabi T10 League which gets underway in the United Arab Emirates on Friday. Raza, who was recently omitted

On target...Prince Dube

Dube strike spurs Bosso to Chibuku Super Cup final

By Sports Reporter HIGHLANDERS moved a step closer to Chibuku Super Cup silverware glory as they narrowly beat ZPC Kariba by a goal to nil in a match played at Barbourfields Stadium Sunday afternoon. A solitary strike in the first half by in-form striker, Prince Dube was enough to take the Bulawayo giants to the

Joy for Chicken Inn coach Joey Antipas

Chicken Inn crank up the pressure on CAPS

By Sports Reporter TITLE chasing Chicken Inn moved into second position after securing a crucial 2-1 win over a weary Triangle United side in a rescheduled Castle Lager Premier Soccer match played at Luveve Stadium on Saturday. The victory took the Joey Antipas coached side’s points tally to 49 and placed them within just two

Tendai Mtawarira

Tendai “Beast” Mtawarira retires on a high

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE-BORN World Cup winning prop, Tendai Mtawarira has announced his retirement from international rugby after leading South Africa to glory in this year’s edition of rugby’s global showpiece event in Japan on Saturday. The 34-year-old veteran of 117 Tests confirmed his decision after a solid performance in his final match – Saturday’s

Dembare, Bosso in stormy draw as CAPS Utd lose

By Sports Reporter DYNAMOS came from behind to salvage a one-all draw against old rivals Highlanders in a tempestuous Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clash played between Zimbabwe’s biggest football clubs at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday. DeMbare went into the contest desperate to not only end their four-year winless streak against their biggest rivals but

FC Platinum failed to take advantage of CAPS United inaction losing to lowly Bulawayo Chiefs at home

Its advantage CAPS as FC Platinum lose at home

By Sports Reporter REIGNING champions FC Platinum blew a golden opportunity to dislodge CAPS United at the top of the log after a shock 1-0 home loss to relegation threatened minnows Bulawayo Chiefs at Mandava Stadium on Saturday. Midfielder Desire Shumbanhete was the hero for Bulawayo Chiefs as he scored the all-important goal which earned

Zimbabwean born Tendai "Beast" Mutawarira was collosal for the Springboks

England 12-32 South Africa: Springboks win World Cup for record-equalling third time

By BBC SOUTH Africa broke English hearts with a ruthless display of power rugby to seize their third Rugby World Cup in devastating fashion. Twenty two points from the boot of nerveless fly-half Handre Pollard and second-half tries from wingers Makazole Mapimpi and Cheslin Kolbe ground England into the Yokohama dirt on a horrible night

Highlander coach Peiter de Jongh

Highlanders ease past Yadah

By Mbekezeli Ncube Highlanders (3)………..3 Yadah Stars (0)………….1 HIGHLANDERS overpowered relegation threatened Yadah Stars, beating them 3-1 in a Castle Larger Premier Soccer League Match Day 28 game played at Barbourfields stadium on Thursday. The Bulawayo giants extended their unbeaten streak to eight matches in all major competitions since Dutchman Hendriek Peiter De Jongh took

Hamilton Masakadza has been appointed director of cricket at ZC

ZC opens space for Hami

By Sports Reporter FORMER Zimbabwe national cricket team captain Hamilton Masakadza has been appointed director of cricket at Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) barely a month after he announced his retirement from international cricket at the age of 36. The local cricket governing body announced on Wednesday that Masakadza will take up the newly created role in

Tendai Mtawarira

Tendai “Beast” Mtawarira on the verge of World Cup glory 

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE-BORN Springboks prop, Tendai Mtawarira will be eyeing a memorable farewell to international rugby when he leads the South Africa side into the Rugby World Cup final against England in Japan on Saturday. The legendary 34-year-old prop, universally known as “Beast”, will be one of South Africa’s key players in the tournament

Mapeza laments lack of quality at Chippa United

By Sports Reporter FORMER Warriors and FC Platinum coach, Norman Mapeza appears already feeling the heat at South African club, Chippa United after taking a dig at the quality of players at his disposal at the relegation haunted South African club. Mapeza, who was appointed early this month to replace Clinton Larsen, watched his side