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Zimbabwe’s top junior swimmer Chase Onorati is set to represent the country at this year’s edition of African Swimming Confederation (CANA) championships in Algeria. ...

Sport and Recreation Committee (SRC) acting director-general Joseph Muchechetere yesterday appeared in court facing charges of misusing more than $2 million he received from sponsors. ...

VETERAN football administrator, Stanley Chapeta is hoping to retain the Zifa Central Region presidency which he has held since 2016. ...

WARRIORS forward Khama Billiat has been declared fit to play in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo Brazzaville. ...

ZIMBABWE Ladies Golf Union (ZLGU) president Caroline Mtsambiwa has commended the national ladies’ golf team following their solid performances in regional tournaments held in Zambia and Ghana over the last two weeks. ...

The Pick n Pay sponsored St Benedict’s College from South Africa ensured South African schools continued their dominance of the Cabs Twenty20 Schools cricket tournament after the Johannesburg school won this year’s edition hosted by St George’s College in Harare at the weekend. ...

Warriors forward Talent Chawapiwa is confident that they will collect maximum points in this weekend’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo Brazzaville. The squad kicked off their preparations with an afternoon training session at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. ...

CHICKEN Inn striker Obriel Chirinda dominated the club’s man of the match awards at an event that was held at one of their fast-food outlets in Bulawayo yesterday. ...

ZIMBABWE’S build-up to this weekend’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Congo Brazzaville has been dominated by so many negativities, with injuries and withdrawals to key players, but Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambga and the team’s fans finally received some rare positive news yesterday after hitman Nyasha Mushekwi confirmed his availability for the crucial match. ...

Former Dynamos president, Keni Mubaiwa’s firm, KM Auctions (Pvt) Ltd, has petitioned the High Court seeking an order to compel Dynamos Football Club (Pvt) Ltd to pay him $247 503 plus costs of suit after the football club allegedly failed to settle the debt despite signing an acknowledgement of debt agreement. ...

KINGSTONE Nkatha is set to make his debut for Harare football giants Dynamos when they face-off old enemy Highlanders in a rescheduled Castle Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) clash on Sunday. ...

The exciting battle for promotion between Luke Petros’ WhaWha and Tendai Chikuni’s ZPC Munyati took a twist this weekend after the former suffered a shock defeat to the Joel Luphahla-coached TelOne. ...

Harare City coach Mark Harrison wants his team to emulate FC Platinum’s sleek passing game under coach Norman Mapeza. ...

THE Warriors camp is in a crisis as injury problems deepened, with the team’s poster boy Khama Billiat being the latest to pick an injury, which will rule him out of the crucial Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group G qualifier match away to Congo Brazzaville on Sunday. ...

Canisious Nyamutsita produced a polished race to retain the Old Mutual Westgate half marathon in the men’s category, while Rutendo Nyahora won the women’s category in an oversubscribed race in the capital yesterday morning. ...

WISDOM Mutasa ended Caps United’s goal drought with his first goal in his first start before substitute Hardlife Zvirekwi sew up the contest against 10-man Nichrut in a Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. ...

NGEZI Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya was left an elated man after watching his charges grind a crucial victory over Highlanders at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday to stay within touching distance with log leaders FC Platinum. ...

THIS year’s edition of the Chibuku Super Cup was launched yesterday in the capital, with the big teams kept apart after the organisers used the competition’s traditional format of seeding the top nine teams at the halfway stage of the season. ...

Bulawayo City head coach Bekithemba Ndlovu has said Dynamos are no different from his team, as the two teams are fighting relegation ahead of their Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clash at Barbourfields Stadium this afternoon. ...

Warriors star midfielder Marvelous Nakamba will have the lifetime opportunity of rubbing shoulders with some of the best players in the world after his team, Club Brugge, was ...

DYNAMOS top hierarchy yesterday stepped in to quell an internal crisis which was threatening to boil over and affect the team’s weekend league match after players downed tools ...

Rodreck Mutuma will have a point to prove when he confronts Caps United, who shut him out just before the season started after a short trial stint. ...

Organisers of the Old Mutual Westgate half marathon have said all is in place for this year’s edition, with the country’s top athletes set to compete. ...

RETURNING former Highlanders striker Prince Dube will not be available for the Bulawayo giants anytime soon as earlier reported by some sections of the media, as the Bulawayo ...

THIS year’s edition of the Total Zimbabwe-sponsored Bulawayo Motoring Club Peter Parnell Trophy to be held tomorrow at Bulawayo Motorsport Park along Victoria Falls Road will feature 30 ...

NIGERIAN challenger Tony “Muri Sugar” Salam has said his fight against World Boxing Federation (WBF) Africa cruiserweight champion Chamunorwa “Sting” Gonorenda will not last the distance, vowing to ...

THE Mighty Warriors have been handed what appears a tough draw for next month’s Cosafa Women Championship to be held in South Africa next month. ...

AFTER causing one of the major upsets of the season by beating Ngezi Platinum Stars last week, Mutare City coach Matsika Ndega is also looking to wreck FC ...

ZIMBABWE’S budding squash ace Ryan Gwidzima’s took a step towards realising his dream of becoming a world-class player after he left for the United Kingdom where he will further his studies and his game on a scholarship at Wycliffe College. ...

Dynamos treasurer Moses Chikwariro was in the eye of a storm last night amid reports that he misappropriated a large amount of money which has left the club struggling to pay its players. ...