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AILING Premiership sides Hwange and Mushowani Stars celebrated a share of the spoils after their Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clash at Rufaro Stadium yesterday ended goalless. ...

DYNAMOS goalkeeper Simbarashe Chinani kept his side in the game for the better part of this encounter but made a blunder that gifted Highlanders the only goal of this match, scored by former DeMbare player Cleopas Kapupurika. ...

Triangle’s two-match winning streak came to an end after they were held by title contenders Chicken Inn at Gibbo Stadium yesterday, but the home side’s coach Taurai Mangwiro was content with his team’s defensive display. ...

NEWMAN Sianchali headed in an equaliser to rescue a point for Caps United against a fearless TelOne in a six-goal thriller at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. The Harare giants halted a two-match losing streak, but the season continues to unravel for them. ...

Kaizer Chiefs forward Khama Billiat has admitted that he still harbours ambitions of playing in Europe. ...

DYNAMOS’ record in the league matches that they have played in Bulawayo this season is horrible. ...

ZIMBABWE tennis double pair of Benjamin and Courtney Lock saw their quest for a 10th professional title together come to a grinding halt after they lost 6-4 4-6 6-10 to the Greek pair of Michail Pervolarakis and Markos Kalovelonis at the Israel ITF Future tournament yesterday. ...

The Zimbabwe Sables, the nation’s 15s squad, will take part in the revived Victoria Cup starting on June 22 as part of their premier Test rugby competition for the year 2019. ...

THE Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has successfully thwarted the bid by a local hospitality firm, Daisy Guest Lodge (Pvt) Ltd, to freeze its bank account over a payment dispute. ...

NOTTINGHAM — Nottingham Forest defender Tendayi Darikwa (pictured) is hopeful that the club’s supporters will be backing him and Zimbabwe over the next few weeks. ...

BUDDING cricketers in the Midlands province have been presented with an opportunity to showcase their talent following the inception of a provincial winter cricket tournament. ...

FORMER Highlanders midfielder Richard Choruma believes Bosso will be highly motivated to win against rivals Dynamos on Sunday since it is the only accomplishment they can attain this season. ...

LEFT-ARM seamer Fred Klaassen has been named in The Netherlands squad that will contest an ODI/T20I series against Zimbabwe later this month. ...

BOXING star Charles Manyuchi has been hospitalised after complaining of chest pains. ...

FC PLATINUM gaffer Norman Mapeza has said the lack of a lethal striker in his squad has been their Achilles heel this season and he has gone shopping for new forwards. ...

Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu (pictured) was yesterday fighting hard to skirt questions about his future at Bosso following links with a move to Botswana side Gaborone United, choosing to talk about the blockbuster Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clash against Dynamos at Barboufields Stadium on Sunday. ...

WARRIORS star Marshall Munetsi has revealed the reasons why he chose Stade de Reims over other European clubs who were chasing after his signature. ...

The Zimbabwe national cricket team have been boosted by the return to fitness of the star duo of captain Hamilton Masakadza and Brendan Taylor ahead of the tour to the Netherlands for two one-day international (ODI) matches and as many Twenty20 internationals. ...

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ZIMBABWE triple jump sensation Chengetayi Mapaya is basking in glory after a memorable weekend in which he qualified for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Track and Field Championships to be held in Qatar from September 27 to October 6. ...

Egypt's technical team is not taking the Warriors lightly, despite Zimbabwe being billed lightweights of Group A in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers finals. ...

NEVER mind the first instalment of this year’s blockbuster clash between the domestic football’s biggest rivals — Highlanders and Dynamos — there always comes at a time both giants are battling to lift themselves out of trouble. ...

ORLANDO Pirates utility man Marshall Munetsi has signed for French Ligue 1 side Reims, as first exclusively revealed by NewsDay Sport. ...

BULAWAYO giants Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu has denied links with Botswana top-flight club, Gaborone United. ...

The Zimbabwe national polo team is targeting silverware at the Africa Cup that will be staged in South Africa this weekend following their success against Kenya in a Titan Law Polo International played at Thorne Park Polo Ground at the weekend. ...

VETERAN Zimbabwe coach Cosmas “Tsano” Zulu has given a brutal and what could turn out to be a controversial assessment of the Zimbabwe Warriors senior team's performance at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals, saying they lack the spirit to die for their motherland. ...