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Highlanders Edge Tsholotsho 2-1

DYNAMOS reject Rodreck Mutuma scored his first goal for Bulawayo giants Highlanders as they overcame a battling Tsholotsho 2-1 in a Castle Lager Premiership title at Dulivhadzimu Stadium on Wednesday. Mutuma was deemed excess to requirements at Dynamos and crossed the floor this season to join rivals Highlanders. And he …

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Caps Utd in tough Caf Champions League draw

Abbas Amidu (left) celebrates with teammate Phineas Bamusi in this file photo Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Senior Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE league champions Caps United were yesterday handed a physically gruelling Total Caf Champions League Group stage draw that will see them travelling more than 36 000km. Caps were drawn in Group B …

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Hwange too hot for Bantu Rovers

Nation Dube Allen Khumalo, Sports Reporter Bantu Rovers 2-3 Hwange FC BANTU Rovers suffered yet another loss in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League when they were downed by Hwange at Luveve Stadium yesterday. A 44th minute penalty conversion by Justine Kaunda and goals by Nomore Chinyerere and Melvine Mekiwa …

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Caps suffer heartbreak

Hardlife Zvirekwi Harare Bureau Negzi Platinum 2-2 Caps United WHO said lightning doesn’t strike twice? Last year, Ngezi Platinum grabbed a last-minute goal to scrap a point against Caps United and yesterday Kelvin Bulaji grabbed a controversial dramatic equaliser, way after the elapse of the indicated time added on, to …

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Chapungu, Yadah share the spoils

Tendai Chikuni Lovemore Zigara in Gweru Chapungu 1-1 Yadah FC CHAPUNGU put up perhaps their best display so far but still failed to beat new boys Yadah, as both sides settled for a draw in a Castle Lager Premiership encounter at Ascot Stadium yesterday. Chapungu became the first side to …

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Mutuma strikes: Highlanders hand Tsholotsho first defeat

Rodrick Mutuma Thupeyo Muleya in Beitbridge Tsholotsho FC 1-2 Highlanders NICKNAMED “The Prince” and playing alongside the real Prince, it took Rodrick Mutuma 322 minutes of Castle Lager Premiership football to open his scoring account for Highlanders and propel the Bulawayo giants to a 2-1 win over Tsholotsho at Dulivhadzimu …

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Netball team moves up world rankings

Sports Reporter THE Zimbabwe senior women netball team has moved up the ladder in the International Netball Federation (INF) World Rankings. According to recently updated rankings based on matches played between February 8 and March 19, the Zimbabwe girls now sit at number 16 after winning the Tri-Nations tournament held …

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Exciting times for women’s football

Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Senior Sports Reporter EXCITING times lie ahead for women’s football after Zifa undertook to sponsor a 16-team national Zimbabwe Women’s Soccer League, whose kick-off has tentatively been pencilled for early next month. The national women’s football league makes a return after a four-year absence. According to Zifa vice-president …

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Refresher courses for coaches instructors

Allen Khumalo, Sports Reporter ELEVEN local coaches’ instructors will undergo a two-day refresher course at the Zifa Village in Harare today and tomorrow. The instructors attending the course include Gibson Homela, Samson Mavhenyengwa, Tafadzwa Mashiri, Sithethelelwe Sibanda, Rosemary Mugadza, Oscar Mazhambe, Benedict Moyo, Bheki Nyoni, Clement Bonda, James Muhala and …

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ZRP Byo fume over Zifa Southern Region leadership decision

Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Senior Sports Reporter ZRP Bulawayo province have taken aim at the Zifa Southern Region leadership for trying to force them to fulfil a Division One League fixture during Independence Day celebrations despite their players being on national duty as per their mandate. Zifa Southern Region scheduled ZRP Bulawayo …

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