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A WINDOW of hope could have opened in the club career of Warriors captain Knowledge Musona after his Belgian league side Anderlecht fired their coach Hein Vanhaezebrouck yesterday, following a string of poor results. ...

FC PLATINUM coach Norman Mapeza is confident his side will complete the job and qualify for the Caf Champions League Group stage following their away one-all draw against Congo’s AS Otoho on Sunday. ...

PHILIP Chiyangwa’s bid to retain his post as Zifa president fell in embarrassing fashion after he was trounced by former board member, Felton Kamambo, in an election held in Harare yesterday. ...

ZIMBABWE champions FC Platinum battled from a goal down to force a draw away to Congo Brazzaville champions AS Otoho in a Caf Champions League first round, first leg played at Stade Marien Ngauab yesterday. ...

PHILIP Chiyangwa was left a dejected man after a surprise 35-24 defeat to challenger Felton Kamambo, the man he tried so hard to prevent from contesting in the Zifa elections which were held in Harare yesterday. ...

ASPIRING Zifa president Felton Kamambo, who is challenging incumbent Philip Chiyangwa for the post, was yesterday picked up by the police on allegations of threatening violence on the association’s general secretary Joseph Mamutse, last month. ...

FC PLATINUM will bid to clear the last hurdle and progress to the Caf Champions Lague group stage when they face Congolese side AS Otoho D’oyo in the first leg of their first round qualifier away from home tomorrow. ...

Multitudes of football stakeholders hold their collective breath as they await results of the Zifa elections set for tomorrow. ...

… as audit report exposes Zifa boss ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa’s bid to retain his post in elections scheduled for Sunday suffered a major blow yesterday after it ...

BY SPORTS REPORTER THE Sports Journalists Association — Northern Region (Spoja-N) will tonight hold its annual awards ceremony in Harare to honour the most outstanding sports writers. ...

Zimbabwe……..(0)1 South Africa….(0)1 South Africa won 4-3 on penalties THE Zimbabwe Under-20 team were beaten to the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) trophy by South Africa ...

ENGLAND-BASED Warriors striker Macauley Bonne has sparked interest in the English Premier League with Newcastle, Crystal Palace, Huddersfield and Leicester reportedly lining up for his signature. ...

THE country’s premier motocross event, the Zimbabwe Summer Series, roars to life today at the iconic Donnybrook Park in Harare. ...

Zimbabwe stunned hosts Zambia with a 2-1 victory to set up a final meeting with holders South Africa at the 2018 MOPANI Copper Mines Cosafa Under-20 Championships at the Nkana Stadium in Kitwe yesterday. ...

On demand Castle Lager Premier Soccer League utility player Liberty Chakoroma has said he is yet to make a decision on which club to join next after he saw out his contract with Ngezi Platinum Stars. ...

STOCKY forward Lameck Nhamo has vowed to continue with his Triangle heroics and help the Premier Soccer League Champions, FC Platinum, achieve their ultimate goal of reaching the lucrative Caf Champions League group stage. ...

THE Zimbabwe Under-20 national football team will be looking to end the Zambia, South Africa monopoly of the Cosafa tournament honours when they meet their northern neighbours and hosts in the semi-finals of this year’s edition this afternoon. ...

ASPIRING Zifa president Felton Kamambo has pledged a more efficient, richer, transparent and successful administration if he wins the mandate to lead the national football mother body, with elections coming on Saturday. ...

THE Borrowdale Broke Golf and Country Club's four-day junior golf clinic programme gets under way today. ...

Caps United president Farai Jere has said they are putting together a strong team for next season after enduring a tough season during the just-ended campaign, where they finished without any silverware. ...

National cricket team batsman Ryan Burl has implored the national Under-14 squad members to make the most of their tour of South Africa. ...

HIGHLANDERS may soon be making another addition to their squad as they are closing in on former midfielder Nqobizitha Masuku, who trained with the club towards end of ...

AN exciting encounter is on the cards today when Eastern Region Division One football teams Green Fuels and Tenax clash in the second edition of the Diamonds Challenge ...

FC Platinum forward Rodwell Chinyengetere is tipped to shine the most in local football’s glitziest and most glamorous night of the year at the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League awards ceremony in Harare this evening. ...

Former Njube Sundowns director Gift Banda, who is seeking to be elected as Zifa vice-president at next week’s executive committee elections has said the flagrant disregard for the law by the current leadership has pushed out potential sponsors, but also praised them for some of the improvements they have made to the local football fraternity. ...

Four Zimbabwe national cricket team players have positioned themselves to win places at this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) by registering for next week’s auction. ...

FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza has attempted to lift the burden of expectation on his team as they contest for a place in the Caf Champions League group stage, arguing that they are on a learning curve. ...

FC Platinum secured a dramatic victory over CNaPS of Madagascar at Mandava Stadium yesterday to book their place in the first round of the Caf Champions League. ...

Zimbabwe’s top junior golfer Tafadzwa Nyamukondiwa has been selected to represent the country at the Junior Orange Bowl International Golf Championship to be held at Biltmore Golf Course in Miami, Florida in the US. ...

THE Zimbabwe national Under-20 side enhanced their chances of securing a place in the semi-finals of the Cosafa Cup tournament that is taking place in Zambia after thrashing Lesotho at the Shinde Stadium in Kitwe yesterday. ...