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SANDRA CHICK Zimbabwe Field hockey player

Alexandra (“Sandra”) Chick (born June 2, 1947 in Burnham Market) is a former field hockey player from Zimbabwe, who was a member of the national team that won the gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Her identical twin sister Sonia Robertson was one of her teammates in …

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GRANT FLOWER Zimbabwe Cricketer

Grant William Flower (born 20 December 1970) is a retired Zimbabwean cricketer. He is rated among the best Zimbabwean cricketers in history for his handy left arm spin and fine batting skills. He was a fitness fanatic who spends hours in the gym, and was also regarded as a brilliant …

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ESROM NYANDORO Zimbabwe footballer

Esrom Nyandoro (born 6 February 1980 in Bulawayo) is a Zimbabwean football (soccer) midfielder. In his native Zimbabwe, Nyandoro is nicknamed “Yellowman”. CLUB CAREER Nyandoro grew up in Zimbabwe’s second largest city, Bulawayo, and learnt at Mzilikazi High School. He was identified by soccer scouts whilst playing in the Peter …

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Bulawayo City eye FC Platinum scalp

Bulawayo City will be hoping to continue with the form that has seen them win their last two matches when they entertain Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title-hungry FC Platinum at Barbourfields Stadium today. BY FORTUNE MBELE Last year, Bulawayo City lost both league matches to FC Platinum, with identical …

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Zim Open Second Day On

Following his solid start to life in the professional game where he carded a five-under-par 67 opening round in the 2017 Zimbabawe Open, Luke Jerling admits he was nervous but is well prepared to compete some more in the second round. Zimbabwe Open is underway at Royal Harare. Former Zimbabwe …

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Fisher Jnr takes lead

Takudzwa Chitsiga Sports Reporter SOUTH AFRICA’S Trevor Fisher Jnr thrust himself into the history books after he joined Nick Price, Italian Francesco Laporta and Dean Burmester as he equalled the Royal Harare Golf Club course record of nine-under-par 63 to go on top of the leader-board at the Zimbabwe Open yesterday.Fisher …

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Athletes converge at White City

Allen Khumalo, Sports Reporter THE Bulawayo Athletics Board (BAB) will stage its Open Track and Field meet at White City Stadium tomorrow. The event will feature cadets, juniors, youths and seniors in track events, which include 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1 500m, 3 000m, 5 000m, 10 000m, 110m hurdles, …

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‘ZPC give me ‘goosebumps’

Erol Akbay Ricky Zililo and Tobias Mandoreba, Sports Reporters HIGHLANDERS coach Erol Akbay says their opponents in tomorrow’s Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Barbourfields Stadium ZPC Kariba give him “goose bumps”. ZPC Kariba, who were promoted into the Premiership in 2014, have been Highlanders’ bogey side, winning four …

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Central Soccer League Shurugwi derby explodes

John Nyikadzino Lovemore Zigara in Gweru THE much-anticipated Shurugwi derby roars into life today when newly promoted Makusha take on the expensively assembled Nichrut at Makusha Grounds in the Zifa Central Soccer League. It will be a tale of a divided town as both sides command immense support in the …

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