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THE Zimbabwe Netball team, the Gems, have a mammoth task in their bid to make an impression in their debut appearance at the Netball World Cup after they were drawn in the same group with the world’s best-ranked team, Australia, for the premier competition in international netball set for Liverpool in July 2019. ...

BLACK RHINOS surpassed FC Platinum’s record of scoring the most goals in a single match this season after they massacred hapless Mutare City in a one-sided contest at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. ...

The title tussle involving Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars has provided enthralling entertainment all the way so far this season. ...
Tendayi Darikwa

WARRIORS coach Sunday Chidzambga is desperate to have the United Kingdom-based Zimbabwean players in his squad and is pleading with the relevant authorities to prioritise issuing of passports to the players so that they can be eligible to feature for the team in next month’s crucial Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers. ...

BULAWAYO City’s stay in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League looks bleak as they face yet another uphill task against wounded city neighbours Chicken Inn at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. ...

NICHRUT gaffer John Nyikadzino is anticipating a tough battle when his team face-off with his former paymasters, Chapungu, in a relegation scrap at Ascot Stadium. ...

MUTARE CITY Rovers interim gaffer Ndenga Matsika believes his side can do enough in the last eight matches of the season to escape relegation. ...

Dynamos . . . . . . . . . 0 Chapungu . . . . . . . . 0 EVEN when they are at home, Dynamos ...

PROMISING Zimbabwean long distance runner Canisious Nyamutsita will be hoping to carry his fine run of form on the local circuit on to the international stage when he ...

Warriors forward Ovidy Karuru could play a part for the Warriors in their 2019 African Cup of Nations Group G qualifying show down with the Democratic Republic of ...

CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe expressed satisfaction with the way his side has performed in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League so far after seeing the Green Machine ...

The trio of batsmen Brendan Taylor, Sean Williams and Craig Ervine have all returned to the Zimbabwe national cricket team set up after they were named in squads ...

London — Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah have the perfect stage to end their unexpected slumps when the superstar strikers go head to head at Wembley tomorrow. ...

Cape Town — As the PGA Tour nears the end of the season, talk has begun to focus on who will win the coveted Player of the Year ...

BUENOS AIRES — Israel Folau will start a test on the wing for the first time in five years against Argentina tomorrow after coach Michael Cheika retained Dane ...

NEW YORK — Naomi Osaka said Serena Williams’s row with the umpire during the US Open final had not altered her feelings about winning a Grand Slam largely ...

WELLINGTON — All Blacks midfield back Sonny Bill Williams has been ruled out of their Rugby Championship clash with South Africa just hours after being named on the ...

FC PLATINUM’S title bid suffered a jolt after they were held to a draw by army side Black Rhinos in a Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium in Harare yesterday. ...

CHICKEN Inn coach Joey Antipas was left livid after referee Nduna Mkosana awarded Caps United a penalty that gave the Green Machine victory in a balanced Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match yesterday. ...

Ngezi Platinum Stars kept themselves well in the hunt for their maiden Castle Lager Premier Soccer League when they passed another tough test to beat ZPC Kariba at Baobab Stadium yesterday. ...

RELEGATION-threatened Mutare City enhanced their chances of survival after pulling off a huge upset to beat Highlanders in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Vengere Stadium in Rusape yesterday. ...

It took a goal made for the archives by Herentals teenage sensation Tinotenda Benza to decide a rather dull mid-table affair against Bulawayo City at Rufaro yesterday. ...

Castle Lager Premier Soccer League side Triangle’s league title chance suffered another knock when they were held to a draw by Harare City at Gibbo Stadium yesterday. ...

SHURUGWI-based Nichrut enhanced their chance of surviving relegation when they accounted for the scalp of troubled Bulawayo City 1-0 in a drab Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match played at Ascot Stadium yesterday. ...

WARRIORS star Khama Billiat says the team has no fears about facing the fancied Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the Group G qualifier next month, insisting he is relishing the prospect of meeting the group favourites. ...

Local teenage football star and the winner of the Shield-Chelsea next champion competition, Joseph Mandevani left the country yesterday for London, England where he would get a once in a life opportunity to train at English Premier League side Chelsea’s training ground Cobham. ...

CHICKEN Inn might have prevailed against Caps United earlier in the season, but their coach Joey Antipas remains wary as the two sides clash in the Premier Soccer League reverse fixture at Luveve Stadium this afternoon. ...

DEFENDING Premier Soccer League champions FC Platinum have confirmed the signing of midfield maestro Devon Chafa, who has been training with the club since severing ties with Zambian side Buildcon over a month ago. ...

FORMER Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) director-general Charles Nhemachena appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Court facing criminal abuse of office charges after he allegedly approved his salary increment illegally, prejudicing the organisation of $56 000. ...

THE battle for honours in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League resumes tomorrow with log leaders FC Platinum making the trip to the capital where they hope to ...