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Triathlon Zim name 6-member team

TRIATHLON Zimbabwe have named a strong six-member team to represent the country at the Africa Championships next month in Mauritius. The athletes will compete as individuals and in the mixed team relay events at the two-day competition to take place on June 1 and 2. The team is made up …

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12 Zim athletes for Universities World Cup

THE Zimbabwe Universities Sports Association will send 12 athletes to represent the country at this year’s Universities World Cup in Napoli, Italy. The Games, which are known as Summer Universiade, will be staged between July 3 and 14. And 12 athletes from different universities have qualified after performing well at …

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Darikwa relishes AFCON debut

ZIMBABWE and Nottingham Forest defender, Tendayi Darikwa, says he wants to put behind him a disappointing season with his club as he turns his attention to his first major international tournament at the 2019 AFCON finals. Darikwa, born in England but who qualified to play for Zimbabwe through his father …

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PSG clear air on Kylian Mbappe

French football champions Paris Saint-Germain on Monday insisted that star striker Kylian Mbappe would stay at the club next season, despite the World Cup-winner hinting that he could leave. The 20-year-old said on Sunday that he wanted more “responsibilities, maybe at PSG, maybe elsewhere” after winning the Ligue 1 player …

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Grand Challenge nominees out

|THE 2019 OK Grand Challenge Horse race final fields were unveiled yesterday, with 15 runners set to take part. Stidolph Yard, as usual, brought on board the highest number with seven runners, including Castle Tankard winner, Peggson, who will be targeting a double. Peggson, who was Stidolph’s top card and …

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Warriors begin Cosafa, AFCON preps

WARRIORS coach Sunday “Mhofu” Chidzambwa says the absence of some of his main players isn’t an issue that is worrying him. The Warriors are back in camp at the Yadah Complex in Harare and yesterday held a training session at the complex’s stadium. They are preparing for the COSAFA and …

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THEY were formed just nine years ago, initially as community project which used the power of football to help impoverished kids living in one of Blantyre’s poorest and toughest ghettos, by a colourful Malawian character known as the ultimate boss of that steaming slum. Today, in their debut season in …

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WhaWha hands Sheasham first defeat

BY TERRY MADYAUTA Central Region Soccer League log leaders side Sheasham finally met their match when they were handed their first defeat of the season by WhaWha at the weekend. Few had given WhaWha a chance in the build-up to the encounter, but the Luke Petros-coached side gave John Nyikadzino …

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Tenax stretch unbeaten run

Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services side Tenax stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches after dispatching United Lions 3-0 in an Eastern Region Division One Football League match played in Masvingo over the weekend. The Mutare-based side are enjoying the cool breeze at the summit of log standings with 19 …

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