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FC PLATINUM gaffer Norman Mapeza has warned his players not to take their clash against Herentals for granted, when the two sides face-off in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League encounter at Mandava Stadium tomorrow. ...

CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe is excited with the way his team has performed in the last three games, which has ensured that the former champions remain one of two only teams in the Castle Lager Premiership yet to encounter defeat, with the other being FC Platinum. ...

UNDER-FIRE Highlanders FC coach Madinda Ndlovu has said his main target this year is at least a top-four finish and has remained defiant in the face of fans, who are demanding his ouster following a poor start to the 2019 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League, where the team is still winless after five matches. ...

Zimbabwe’s top junior rowers made their presence felt over the weekend in the finals of the South African senior championships held at Roodeplaat Dam in Pretoria, winning two gold and one bronze. ...

FC PLATINUM midfield enforcer Farai Edwin Madhanhanga (24) has been invited for trials at South African Premiership side Bidvest Wits. ...

ZIMBABWE’s Warriors have secured a date with one of the continent’s football powerhouses, Nigeria, for a friendly match next month and the Warriors technical team might be forced to overlook the Cosafa Cup tournament which will run at the same time. ...

DYNAMOS captain Edward Sadomba makes his much-awaited return to the side when they host a high-flying ZPC Kariba at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday, but the Harare football giants have to wait a little bit longer to welcome back injured Claude Junior Nkahan. ...

Zifa (Pvt) Limited have challenged the annulling of the sale of one of their properties to a company called Olive Touch Investments, following a court challenge by businessman Maxwell Ndudzo on behalf of his company, Max Haivo Electrical Hardware, who had bought the house through the sheriff of the High Court. ...

Many old-timers, including his captain the late David Lewis, will aver that Don Arnott, who died in Harare on April 11 2019 at the age of 83, was arguably the finest wicket-keeper ever produced by the country. ...

ZPC KARIBA boss Godfrey Tamirepi has hailed his new signings, who he believes have inspired their dream start to the 2019 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League season. ...

Harare-based athlete Blessmore Chidziva aims at improving his times following his latest success where he won a gold medal, prize money and floating trophy at the Coca Cola 4-Minute Mile track race sponsored by Delta Beverages at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Bulawayo. ...

After presiding over two training sessions and one match in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League, newly-appointed Dynamos coach Tonderai Ndiraya has cast doubts over his team competing for honours this season given the low calibre of players in the squad’s ranks. ...

TRAILBLAZING Zifa Central Region Division One side Sheasham continued with their blistering form to maintain pole position following a narrow 1-0 win over Shabanie Mine at Maglas Stadium on Sunday. ...

CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe is delighted with the impact of two of his marquee signings during the off-season, Phineas Bamusi and, in the team’s impressive unbeaten start to the Premier Soccer League season. ...

Harare giants Caps United conceded a goal for the first time this season, but the Green Machine still continued with their brilliant run, making light work of struggling Bulawayo Chiefs at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. ...

Ngezi Platinum Stars coach Erol Akbay was left a frustrated man after seeing his team play out a goalless draw against hosts Herentals in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Rufaro Stadium yesterday. ...

Army side Chapungu yesterday caused an upset, defeating Triangle at home in a Castle Lager Premier League match played at Gibbo Stadium. ...

A TEN-MAN Dynamos had to come back from behind to force a share of the spoils with newboys TelOne in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match played at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. ...

For a long time, the big Harare derby featuring Dynamos and Caps United, the DeMbare, Highlanders clash as well as the Green Machine battles with Bosso, monopolised billboard status in football. ...

CAPE TOWN - The bad news (for the media, anyway) is that the Zimbabwe Academy won’t be coached by the man with the T-Shirt slogan quotes, former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers, in this year’s SuperSport Rugby Challenge. ...

NEWboys TelOne coach Jairos Tapera is not reading much into Dynamos’ recent poor run of form, saying the Glamour Boys are capable of turning the tables as the two sides clash in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League tie at Barbourfields Stadium tomorrow. ...

DYNAMOS new coach Tonderai Ndiraya has expressed sympathy for Lloyd Chigowe who was sacked by the Harare giants on Tuesday. ...

The spotlight falls back on Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu as he presides over the team’s fifth Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match of the season, where they will be looking to win their first set of three points in the campaign. ...

RETURNING Dynamos coach Tonderai Ndiraya says the Harare giants have lost the fear factor that previously made other Premier Soccer League teams tremble, and is on a mission to restore that in his second spell as the team’s tactician. ...

BOXING star Charles Manyuchi is ready to resuscitate his career which took a downturn in recent times, and is targeting to reclaim the World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver welterweight belt, which he lost two years ago. ...

FC Platinum’s preparations for their clash against Chicken Inn have received a major boost following the return of midfielder maestro Rahman Kutsanzira from an injury layoff. ...

PREMIERSHIP side Manica Diamonds gaffer Luke Masomere is pleased with the work rate among his players as they target Hwange in their next assignment of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League tie at the Colliery on Sunday. ...

AMBITIOUS Chicken Inn are in for another big test in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League when they take on unbeaten champions FC Platinum at Luveve Stadium tomorrow. ...

The National Federation of Zimbabwe Bodybuilding and Fitness (NFZBBF) is expecting a competitive event at this year’s PPC Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) Open Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships to be held at Bulawayo Theatre tomorrow evening. ...

Caps United coach Lloyd Chitembwe says he is not taking Bulawayo Chiefs lightly when the Green Machine host the league’s basement side in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer league match in Harare on Sunday. ...