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WARRIORS coach Sunday Chidzambga says he takes the blame for Zimbabwe’s humiliating exit from the Africa Cup of Nations, but there is no hint from the veteran gaffer that he will leave his job following a chaotic campaign that saw his team returning home without a win. ...

ZIMBABWE’s chaotic 2019 Africa Cup of Nations expedition came to an embarrassing end at the June 30 Stadium in Cairo last night after a humiliating defeat to Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). ...

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AFTER weeks of speculation about his future at the club, Highlanders technical manager Madinda Ndlovu finally quit the Bulawayo side yesterday, leaving Bosso to scurry for a replacement with the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League programme set to resume on July 5 following a two-week break. ...

More than 2 000 athletes are expected to battle it out for glory when they participate in this year’s edition of Tanganda Half Marathon set for Mutare Sports Club this weekend. ...

Zifa has revealed that the Warriors players doing duty in Egypt have each been paid US$17 500 so after, following a barrage of criticism on the association as discontent among the players filtered through to the public. ...

Denis Onyango was more than pleased to have won the personal battle with former Mamelodi Sundowns teammate Khama Billiat (pictured above) at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) on Wednesday night. ...

Orlando Pirates have confirmed the sale of attacking midfielder Kuda Mahachi and striker Thamsanqa Gabuza to SuperSport United. ...

The Bulawayo Metropolitan Karate Association (BMKA) will hold their second provincial tournament this year at Milton Junior School tomorrow. ...

Top seed Takanyi Garanganga yesterday kept his dream of winning two titles in two weeks after he beat Indian Prajwal Dev, who retired after losing the first set 6-3, to progress to the singles quarterfinals of the Old Mutual ITF F2 Futures tournament currently underway at Harare Sports Club. ...

KNOWLEDGE Musona is wearing a brave face despite a barrage of criticism against him following his shocking misses in Zimbabwe’s 1-1 draw against Uganda in a Group A Africa Cup of Nations match at the Cairo International Stadium in Egypt on Wednesday night, which cost the team a much-needed win. ...

HIGHLANDERS right-back Bukhosi Ncube is waiting to hear from his orthopedic doctor if he has to be operated on his right knee after undergoing a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan last week. ...

Afghanistan were scheduled to tour Bangladesh for a one-off Test and two T20 Internationals later this year. ...

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THE Warriors’ continued participation at the current 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) hinges on their ability to fashion out a positive result against Uganda at the Cairo International Stadium in a Group A clash this evening and vice-captain Ovidy Karuru has put his head on the block by promising fans a win. ...

EGYPTIAN football giants Al Ahly have reportedly revived their interest in Warriors forward Khama Billiat, who displayed a scintillating performance in the opening match of the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) against hosts Egypt on Friday night. ...

UGANDA national football team coach Sebastein Desabre has dismissed as fake news comments attributed to him two months ago that he had described the Warriors as the weakest team in Group A of the ongoing 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Egypt. ...

Uganda captain Dennis Onyango has touted the Warriors as “one of the best quality sides in the tournament” ahead of the two teams’ crucial Group A clash of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) here tonight. ...

The Warriors are planning to launch an attack of some demonic intensity when they take on the Cranes of Uganda in a must-win Africa Cup of Nations Group A clash in Cairo tomorrow evening. ...

THE future of Warriors striker Nyasha Mushekwi and goalkeeper Edmore Sibanda in this African Cup of Nations tournament remains uncertain after sustaining injuries in the opening match against Egypt last week. ...

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) workers based at the main office in Newlands, Harare, were yesterday locked out of the building by the Zimbabwe Republic Police and had to return home unsure about their future. ...

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All eyes will be on Mohamed Salah and his Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane during the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) to date, but who could make a name for themselves in the next 29 days? ...

The Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) has escalated its feud with Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) and suspended the newly-elected cricket board, replacing it with an interim administration. ...