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Dynamos Legend David ‘Yogi’ Mandigora Dies

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN football has been robbed of one of the finest players of a generation following the death of national team and Dynamos legend David “Yogi” Mandigora. He was 64. The 1980 Soccer Star of the Year died at his home in Harare’s Vainona suburb on Saturday, the same day he was due

Tino Kadewere

Warriors Star Tino Kadewere Becomes Senditoo Brand Ambassador

By Sports Reporter FRANCE-BASED Zimbabwe international football star Tino Kadewere’s profile continues to grow after his impressive debut season at Ligue 1 side Olympique Lyon following his appointment as brand ambassador of UK-based remittance company Senditoo. The collaboration will see the 25-year-old Warriors striker feature in Senditoo’s marketing and promotions in Zimbabwe. He will also

Teenage Hadebe

Teenage Hadebe On The Verge Of Move To MLS Side Houston Dynamo

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS defender Teenage Hadebe is closing in on a lucrative move to Major League Soccer side Houston Dynamo after spending two successful seasons at Turkish Super Liga Yeni Malatyaspor. The 25-year-old Zimbabwe international joined Yeni Malatyaspor in July 2019 from South African giants Kaizer Chiefs and has developed considerably over the last

Marvelous Nakamba

Villa Star Launches Marvelous Nakamba Under-17 Tourney

By Sports Reporter ASTON VILLA star Marvelous Nakamba is Friday set to officially launch the Marvelous Nakamba Under-17 football tournament in his Bulawayo hometown after the competition has been cleared by the country’s Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC). Nakamba is currently in the country after concluding a successful season in the English Premier League. Dates

Tawanda Maswanhise

Zim Stars Muskwe, Maswanhise Offered New Contracts At Leicester

By Sports Reporter ENGLAND-BASED Zimbabwean rising stars Admiral Muskwe and Tawanda Maswanhise are set to continue their development at FA Cup champions Leicester City after being offered new contracts by the English Premier League side. Muskwe enjoyed a successful loan spell at Championship side Wycombe Wanderers while Maswanhise was handed a breakthrough appearance, in the

Washington Arubi

Arubi Wins Top Award In SA, Pockets R150 000

By Sports Reporter AGELESS former Warriors goalkeeper Washington Arubi capped a memorable season in South Africa’s Dstv Premier Soccer League 2020/21 season after being named the Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament during end of season awards on Sunday evening. The award meant the 35-year-old Zimbabwe international, who finished the just ended South African Premiership

Sables Complete Clean Sweep Over Zambia

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE capped off a successful week of friendly matches ahead of next month’s Rugby Africa Cup after hammering neighbours Zambia 56-3 in an international friendly played at Harare Sports Club Saturday. The win was the Sables’ second consecutive win over their southern African neighbours three days after winning the first match 31-8 at

Blessing Muzarabani

Muzarabani Signs New Contract With Pakistan’s Multan Sultans

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE national cricket team fast bowler Blessing Muzarabani will have an opportunity to rub shoulders with some of the world’s leading cricketers after being signed by the Pakistan Super League (PSL) side Multan Sultans. Muzarabani was announced as the latest addition in the Multan Sultans squad, replacing West Indies left arm bowler

Prince Dube

Prince Dube Signs New Contract With Tanzanian Club Azam

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE international striker Prince Dube has been rewarded for his scoring form this season after signing a new contract at Tanzania Mainland Premier League side Azam FC. Dube’s future has been the subject of constant speculation following his impressive debut season in Tanzania having managed to score 17 goals in 27 appearances.

Cricket Player Stripped Afghanistan Captaincy Over Zimbabwe Loss

AP KABUL: The Afghanistan Cricket Board has stripped Asghar Afghan of the national team captaincy, blaming him for losing the test match against Zimbabwe in March at Abu Dhabi. The ACB said in a statement on Monday that “some of Afghan’s decisions as captain of the team resulted in Afghanistan’s loss to Zimbabwe in the

Farai Mudariki Renews Contract With French Rugby Club

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE rugby union star Farai Mudariki is set to continue his career in France after signing a two-year contract extension with French second-tier club USON Nevers Rugby club. The 26-year-old tighthead prop initially joined the Pro D2 club on a short-term contract in March in an effort to get some competitive game

PSL Player Tests Covid-19 Positive

By Sports Reporter THE Premier Soccer League (PSL) has announced that one player missed the past weekend’s Chibuku Super Cup round two of matches after testing Covid-19 positive. In a statement issued Monday, the PSL chief executive Kenny Ndebele said the player had since gone into self-isolation in accordance with the Ministry of Health, World

CAPS Draw Again As Chicken Inn, Bosso Share Spoils

By Sports Reporter STRUGGLING Harare giants CAPS United failed to win for the second successive week after being held to a 1-1 draw by Harare City in a Chibuku Super Cup Group 1 match played at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday. Caps needed two second half goals from Ishmael Wadi to salvage a point

Tendayi Darikwa

Darikwa Offered New Contract At Wigan

By Sports Reporter WARRIORS defender Tendayi Darikwa is set to remain at the former Premier League side next season after being offered a new contract last week. The 29-year-old footballer arrived at Wigan in January on a six-month contract, from Championship side Nottingham Forest, where he struggled to get game time following his return from

Dynamos players celebrate a goal during their 4-0 win over Yadah at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday

Dynamos Too Strong For Yadah As FC Platinum Win Again

By Sports Reporter HARARE giants Dynamos recovered from last week’s poor start to smash four goals without reply past Yadah in a Group A Chibuku Super Cup clash played at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday. New signing Shadreck Nyahwa enjoyed a memorable debut after scoring a brace which included a wonder strike from the

Coach Mandla Lulu Mpofu

Bosso Geared For Chibuku Clash With Chicken Inn – Coach

By Mbekezeli Ncube HIGHLANDERS technical manager, Mandla ‘Lulu’ Mpofu has admitted his team has a mountain to climb in its quest to defend the Chibuku Super Cup ahead of a derby clash with Bulawayo neighbours Chicken Inn this Sunday. The two teams renew their rivalry at Barbourfields stadium in a match to be played behind

Gavin Hunt

Khama Billiat’s Kaizer Chiefs Fire Coach

TimesLive Kaizer Chiefs have fired coach Gavin Hunt with two matches left in their 2020-21 DStv Premiership season. Chiefs made the announcement on their official Twitter page on Friday evening. Chiefs Tweeted: “Breaking News: Kaizer Chiefs have terminated coach Gavin Hunt’s contract with immediate effect. “In the interim‚ assistant coaches Arthur Zwane and Dillon Sheppard

Nedbank Zimbabwe Unveiled As Sables’ Headline Sponsors

By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE’S national fifteens rugby team, the Sables have received a major shot in the arm ahead of their Rugby Africa Cup campaign in July after Nedbank Zimbabwe unveiled a one-year sponsorship package worth US$120 000 for the team. The package will ensure the Sables squad, which is currently in camp ahead of