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BRENDAN Dawson, a mainstay of rugby in Zimbabwe for nearly three decades, says what he has seen during the country’s participation in the SuperSport Rugby Challenge gives him confidence that the future of the game is bright. ...
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Zimbabwe rugby team coach Cyprian Mandenge has noted that the Sables will need to dominate the forwards battle if they are to end their losing streak against Namibia. ...
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ZIMBABWE rugby selectors yesterday trimmed down the Sables squad to 26 players ahead of the Africa Cup clash against Kenya at Prince Edward School, Harare, on Saturday. ...
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ZIMBABWE’S flagship national rugby team, the Sables, will next year play international matches on home soil for the first time since 2012. ...
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ZIMBABWE Rugby Union director of rugby Liam Middleton was heartened by the Sables’ spirited second-half performance albeit in a losing cause against Russia. ...
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ZIMBABWE face off against Russia today in the penultimate stage of the 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers at Central Stadium in the Siberian town of Krasnoyarsk. ...
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ZIMBABWE rugby team arrived in Siberia yesterday morning and held their first training session later in Krasnoyarsk ahead of their crucial 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifier against Russia on Saturday. ...
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ZIMBABWE Rugby Union technical director Liam Middleton believes the Sables have what it takes to claim remaining 2015 Rugby World Cup ticket. ...
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A DREAM that started almost four years ago finally reaches its defining moment tomorrow when Zimbabwe face their Kenyan counterparts in a make-or-break 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifier. ...
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ZIMBABWE Rugby Union director of rugby Liam Middleton admits that the Sables would need to change their tactical approach ahead of their showdown against their bogey side Namibia ...
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ZIMBABWE will look to their dominant pack of forwards as they seek to continue their dominance over hosts Madagascar in their opening match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers. ...
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BRENDAN Dawson faces his biggest test since taking over in 2008 as coach of the flagship national rugby side as he prepares to name his final 26-man squad for the 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers in Madagascar ...
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THE Sables’ technical department is expected to finalise the final 26-man touring squad for next week’s 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers. ...
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SABLES coach Brendan Dawson called on his charges to draw inspiration from past experiences. ...
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ZIMBABWE’S preparations for the 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers in Madagascar later this month were dealt another major blow. ...
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THE Sables will go into camp next week ahead of a planned tour of South Africa later this month in preparation for the 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifiers in Madagascar. ...
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SABLES head coach Brendan Dawson believes the coming of Grant Mitchell as the team’s new strength and conditioning coach was a step in the right direction. ...
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THE Zimbabwe XVs rugby team relinquished their African title after losing 29-17 Kenya in the CAR Africa Cup Division 1A final. ...
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YOUNG Sables full-back Brendon Mandivenga put up an impressive all-round display to ensure Zimbabwe got their Craven Week rugby campaign off to a promising start. ...
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ZIMBABWE’S XVs rugby side has put in place an ambitious plan to play friendly matches against South African provincial sides. ...
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THE Zimbabwe Sables Committee yesterday paid tribute to various corporate sponsors for their support towards the team’s participation at the Tri-Nations tournament in Namibia and the Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XVs rugby tournament in Dubai recently. ...
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SABLES’ tearaway wing Kudakwashe Chiwanza scored a hat-trick as Zimbabwe bounced back from consecutive defeats with a comprehensive victory over hosts United Arab Emirates (UAE) to secure third place in the Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XVs Rugby tournament here in Dubai yesterday. ...
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CONTROVERSIAL Hong Kong referee Tobi Lothien blows his whistle to signal the end of the Zimbabwe Sables match against Belgium on Tuesday at the The Sevens Stadium. ...
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ZIMBABWE slumped to their second consecutive defeat in the ongoing Emirates Airline Cup of Nations, going down to Belgium in a match in which Hong Kong referee Tobi Lothien hogged the limelight for the wrong reasons. ...
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ZIMBABWE will be hoping to erase the memories of Saturday’s loss to Hong Kong and keep their hopes alive in this Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XV Rugby tournament in Dubai, with a win over Belgium at the Sevens Stadium this afternoon. Kick-off is 4pm (2pm Zimbabwean time) ...
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DUBAI — Zimbabwe have slipped one place to 31st in the latest IRB World Rankings following a 22-7 loss to Hong Kong on the opening day of the Emirates Airline Cup of Nations at the Sevens in Dubai on Saturday. ...
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SABLES coach Brendan Dawson admitted that missed tackles and numerous turnovers during broken play cost his team dearly in their 22-7 defeat to Hong Kong. ...
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THE Sables will open their campaign for the Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XV’s Rugby tournament against defending champions Hong Kong today with a new front row pairing after five new caps were named in their starting XV yesterday. ...
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ZIMBABWE’S senior rugby side received a major boost after the United Kingdom-based trio of Shingi Mpofu, Tommy Nelson and Nic Winwood joined the rest of the squad in Dubai ahead of the start of the Emirates Cup of Nations tomorrow. ...
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SABLES skipper Costa Dinha has tipped new players drafted in the flagship rugby side to make an impression at Emirates Airline Cup of Nations which kicks off on Saturday in Dubai. The Zimbabwe rugby side left the country for the United Arab Emirates last night. ...
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