Sport

Sport

Ovidy Karuru

Karuru closes in Black Leopards move

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS midfielder Ovidy Karuru is closing in on a move back to the South African Premiership after being spotted at Black Leopards training where he is trying to win himself a contract. The 31-year-old Zimbabwe international has not been attached since being discarded by fellow Dstv Premiership side Stellenbosch at the end

Disqualified Zimbabwe Under-17 Soccer Team Returns Home

VOA THE Under-17 Zimbabwe national soccer team is expected to return home Monday following their disqualification from the Confederation of Southern African Football Association Youth Championship. In a statement, Zimbabwe Football Association communications manager, Xolisani Gwesela, said the team is coming back home as the Confederation of African Football has not yet responded to their

ZIFA Questions Young Warriors’ Age Cheating Allegations

By Sports Reporter ZIFA has questioned COSAFA’s decision to disqualify the Young Warriors from the regional tournament before vowing to challenge the age cheating allegations made against Zimbabwe’s Under-17 team. COSAFA on Friday revealed that Zimbabwe was one of four teams disqualified from the showpiece due to the alleged use of players over the age

Zim Thrown Out Of COSAFA Under-17 Champs Over Age Cheating

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN football sunk to a new low Friday after the country’s Under-17 men’s football team was among the four teams disqualified from the 2020 COSAFA Men’s Under-17 Championship underway in South Africa due to age cheating allegations. The regional body confirmed Zimbabwe’s disqualification together with that of Botswana, Comoros Islands, and Eswatini

Walter Musona

Walter Musona Finds New Home In SA

By Sports Reporter PROMISING midfielder Walter Musona has been handed a lifeline to revive his career after joining South African second-tier club Sekhukhune United ahead of the start of the 2020-2021 GladAfrica Championship later this month. The 24-year-old young brother to Warriors captain Knowledge Musona has been club hunting after parting ways with Polokwane City,

Norman Mapeza

UPDATED: FC Platinum Fire De Jongh, Rehires Mapeza

By Mbekezeli Ncube ZIMBABWEAN Champions FC Platinum have fired their head coach Hendrikus Pieter De Jongh after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) barred the Dutch international coach from sitting on the bench during the CAF Champions League tournament because he doesn’t have the requisite qualifications. The club also announced the bouncing back of Norman Mapeza

Reiss Nelson

Arsenal Winger Reiss Nelson Welcome To Play For Zim

Kickoff ARSENAL winger Reiss Nelson will be welcomed to the Zimbabwe national team, according to defender Tendayi Darikwa. Darikwa, 28, was born in England to a father from the Southern African nation and after switching his international allegiance in 2017, the tireless right-back has become an integral part of the Warriors squad. The Nottingham Forest full-back

Hendrikus Pieter de Jongh

CAF Bars FC Platinum Coach Ahead Of Champions League

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE champions FC Platinum’s preparations for the 2020-2021 Champions League have been dealt a major blow after the Confederation of the African Football (CAF) barred their Dutch coach Hendrikus Pieter de Jongh from sitting on the bench during the tournament because he doesn’t have the requisite qualifications. CAF requires all coaches in

Aaron Jani

ZRU boss Aaron Jani appointed to Rugby Africa committee

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE Rugby Union president, Aaron Jani has been elected into the Rugby Africa’s Women’s Advisory Committee (WAC), the local rugby governing body has revealed. Jani, who has been ZRU president since December 2017 was recently named in the newly formed committee which was established to advise all Rugby Africa committees on positive

Prince Dube

Super-sub Prince Dube saves Warriors

By Sports Reporter Zimbabwe…(1) 2 Algeria……..(2)  2 IN-FORM Tanzania-based striker Prince Dube rose from the bench to score a precious equaliser with his first touch and rescue an important point for the Warriors against African champions Algeria in a crucial 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Group H qualifier at the National Sports Stadium on Monday.

Warriors coach Zdravko Logarusic

Loga plots Algeria revenge

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS coach Zdravko Logarusic is optimistic of registering his first win as Zimbabwe coach when his side hosts Algeria in an Africa Cup of Nations Group H reverse fixture on Monday. This is despite his side’s 3-1 defeat against the same opponents on Thursday. After Thursday’s defeat, Monday’s match will be a

Felisitus Kwangwa

Gems star Felisitus Kwangwa joins top English side Surrey Storm

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE netball team captain Felisitus Kwangwa has become the first local player to be signed by a top European team from the domestic scene after completing a move to top English side Surrey Storm’s squad for 2021 Vitality Netball Superleague season. The Zimbabwe Gems’ captain was one of the top performers at

Senzo Meyiwa and Itumeleng Khune

Khune revisits friendship, rivalry with Senzo Meyiwa

TimesLive Itumeleng Khune has described his friendship and rivalry with Senzo Meyiwa – and the dreams they had as youngsters from their time in junior national teams – as a headstone for the late Bafana Bafana captain was unveiled in Chesterville‚ Durban, on Tuesday. Kaizer Chiefs star Khune’s national team and Orlando Pirates goalkeeping competitor