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Prince Dube

Prince Dube Back In Training After Injury Setback

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS striker Prince Dube has returned to training at Tanzanian club Azam FC after recovering from a broken ulna bone on his left arm. The free-scoring 23-year-old Zimbabwe international has been sidelined since suffering the fracture in a league match between his club Azam and Young Africans in the Tanzanian Vodacom Premier

Andy Flower

Andy Flower Linked With Pakistan Coaching Job

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE cricket legend Andy Flower is set to replace Misbah-ul-Haq as the coach of Pakistan’s senior cricket team, former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has claimed. Flower, a former Zimbabwe captain and England coach has had an illustrious cricketing career, and the records show why he is known as one of the

Warriors coach Zdravko Logarusic

Logarusic Unfazed By Players’ Inactivity, Upbeat About Warriors’ Chances 

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS coach Zdravko Logarusic has dismissed concerns about his players’ lack of competitive game time ahead of his team’s African Nations Championships (CHAN) opener against hosts Cameroon at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde Saturday. Zimbabwe head into the continental championships reserved for locally-based players on the back of inadequate preparations as

Knox Mutizwa

Warriors Star Mutizwa Opens Up On Poor Form

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE international striker Knox Mutizwa has blamed lack of regular game time at his South African DSTV Premiership club, Golden Arrows, for his failure to replicate his goal scoring form last season. The Warriors star scored 13 goals for Golden Arrows last term, three shy of joint top scorers in the South

Tino Kadewere Nominated For French Ligue 1 Player of the Month Award

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS star Tino Kadewere has been recognised for his fine form at Olympique Lyon after being nominated for the December Player of the Month award in the French Ligue 1. The 25-year-old Zimbabwe international is one of the three nominees for the monthly gong alongside his Cameroonian teammate Karl Toko Ekambi and

Khama Billiat

Khama Billiat Out For Two Months With Broken Leg

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE Warriors attacking midfielder Khama Billiat is set to be sidelined for two months after suffering a leg bone crack in Kaizer Chiefs’ 2-0 loss against Maritzburg United last weekend. Billiat was injured in a poor tackle from Travis Graham, in Saturday’s league, and had to be substituted three minutes after half

Tendayi Darikwa

Darikwa Eager To Make Instant Impact At Wigan Athletic

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS defender Tendayi Darikwa is determined to make up for lost time by making an instant impact after joining English League One side Wigan Athletic until the end of the 2020-21 campaign. Darikwa (29) joins Latics after a challenging spell in his career following injury; with his last competitive match for Championship

FC Platinum Handed Tough Draw In Confederations Cup

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE champions FC Platinum have been drawn against Senegalese side ASC Diaraf in the playoff round of the CAF Confederation Cup after the competition’s draw conducted at the CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt Friday. The Norman Mapeza-coached side were demoted from the prestigious Champions League after falling 1-4 on aggregate to Tanzanian

Percy Tau

Bafana Bafana Star Back To English Premiership

TimesLive In a huge development in the career of Percy Tau, Brighton and Hove Albion have recalled the Bafana Bafana foward from loan at Belgian club Anderlecht. Having found form at Anderlecht this season Tau is set to realise his dream of playing in the English Premiership. Brighton announced the recall of Tau – who

Warriors Get SRC Green Light Ahead Of CHAN Tourney

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S sports regulatory body, the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) has granted the green light for the Warriors to participate in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament that gets underway in Cameroon on January 16. The country’s participation in the continental tournament for players plying their trade in their respective domestic leagues

Simba SC's Erasto Nyoni converts from the penalty spot during the CAF Champions League second round match in Tanzania on Wednesday

Depleted FC Platinum Crash Out Of Champions League Amid Controversy

Simba SC…… (1) 4 FC Platinum..(0) 0 (Simba SC progress to the group stage 4-1 on aggregate) A DEPLETED FC Platinum crashed out of the CAF Champions League following a 4-0 defeat to Tanzanian side Simba Sports Club in their second round, second leg encounter at the Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium in Dar es Salaam

Norman Mapeza

FC Platinum Boss Mapeza Says Ready To Finish Off Simba Stars

By Sports Reporter FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has backed his charges to secure their place in the group stages of the CAF Champions League when they face Tanzanian giants Simba SC in the return leg of their first round tie at the Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday. The Zvishavane based

Zimbabwe Cricket Puts All Cricketing Activities On Hold

Cricbuzz ZIMBABWE Cricket has been forced to put all the cricketing activities on hold with immediate effect as a spike in Covid-19 cases in the country resulted in fresh imposition of lockdown restrictions by the government. Zimbabwe is said to have recorded 1 342 positive cases and 29 deaths in the space of one week,

US-Based Goalie Mkuruva Signs Sponsorship Deal With US Sportswear Company

By Sports Reporter UNITED States-based Zimbabwe international goalkeeper Tatenda Mkuruva has signed a personal endorsement with EGO Sport in a deal that will see him wearing American Sportswear Company’s range of goalkeeping gloves. The 24-year-old former Dynamos goalkeeper recently completed a successful season at Michigan Stars FC who ply their trade in the third tier

Minister Kirtsy Coventry

Govt Bans All Sporting Activities After New Lockdown Measures

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S government has for the second time banned all sporting activities after the announcement of 30 days of lockdown regulations following an increase of coronavirus infections during the festive season. Vice president Constantino Chiwenga, who is also the health minister, late Saturday announced fresh lockdown regulations following a spike in coronavirus cases

Felisitus Kwangwa

Felisitus Kwangwa First Zimbabwean To Join UK Netball Superleague

Telegraph UK A FEW months after Zimbabwe had so unexpectedly gatecrashed the global netball party in finishing eighth at their debut World Cup in 2019 – and doing so with some of the most exciting netball of the tournament – the updated world rankings were released. Ranked 13th going into the tournament, Zimbabwe had hoped their exploits

Stephen Mudawarima

Mudawarima Appointed Zimbabwe Olympic Committee Chief Executive

By Sports Reporter THE Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (ZOC) has appointed one of its board members Stephen Mudawarima as its new chief executive, taking over from Anna Mguni who stepped down after a nine-year reign at the national Olympic body. A seasoned sports and anti-doping expert Mudawarima was prior to his new appointment a member of