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Dembare Name New Club Boss

By Petros Kausiyo Dynamos have ended weeks of speculation and named long-serving benefactor Solomon Sanyamandwe as their new club president. The Glamour Boys have been without a president since Kenny Mubaiwa quit in a huff on June 7. Sanyamandwe had resigned from his post as Dynamos vice-president at the start …

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SIXTY-SEVEN ALL OUT

Eddie Chikamhi Senior Sports Reporter THE Chevrons turned on one of their worst shows with the bat yesterday when they were dismissed for a paltry 67 runs by Pakistan to surrender the ongoing five-match ODI series without giving a fight. The team — missing several of their regular players because …

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Former Warriors star jailed in UK

FORMER Zimbabwe international footballer Liberty Masunda has been slapped with a three-year jail term after he was convicted as being part of a gang that conned £450 000 in maternity payments in the United Kingdom. Masunda, who starred for Blackpool and also had a brief spell in Turkey, was part …

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Schoolboy was simply a genius

Charles Mabika Special Correspondent WHEN Muhammad Ali knocked out then defending world heavyweight champion, Sonny Liston, in February 1964, in boxing’s greatest upset in Florida, he immediately proclaimed to the whole world he was “The Greatest”. And undoubtedly, after that sensational triumph and many that followed “The Louisville Lip” proved …

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CR7 sale a ‘historic error’

MADRID. – Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has labelled the decision to sell Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus an “historic error” that will have a deep impact on the club. Madrid president Florentino Perez sanctioned the transfer of Ronaldo – the club’s highest ever scorer – to the Bianconeri in …

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Tinago family requests hero’s status

Mukudzei Chingwere Sports Reporter GOVERNMENT yesterday confirmed receiving a provincial hero status request from the family of the late boxing legend Langton ‘’Schoolboy’’ Tinago. The three-time Commonwealth champion died in the early hours of Tuesday, aged 69, after a short battle with pneumonia. His family yesterday requested the ruling zanu-pf …

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Billiat’s arrival excites Khune

JOHANNESBURG — Kaizer Chiefs skipper Itumeleng Khune is excited by the prospect of linking up with Khama Billiat and backs “homeboy” Letlhogonolo Mirwa to do well at the club. Amakhosi have made four signings ahead of the 2018 /19 campaign, although Andriamirado Andrianarimanana’s arrival is still in doubt following a …

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Hazard eyes Bridge exit

LONDON. – Eden Hazard wants to leave Chelsea this summer and has reached a verbal agreement with Real Madrid, according to reports in France. After an impressive Soccer World Cup campaign with Belgium, the 27-year-old’s future at Stamford Bridge remains uncertain ahead of the new season. Following Belgium’s win over …

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Pogba’s speeches revealed

LONDON. – Paul Pogba’s inspirational speeches to his team-mates during France’s triumphant Soccer World Cup campaign have been revealed in a TF1 documentary. The Manchester United midfielder has been hailed by Adil Rami as one of the leaders of the French team, and video footage has given insight into why …

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Chitokwindo exudes confidence

Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor GERMANy-based star wing Tafadzwa Chitokwindo is relishing what could be his swansong Rugby Sevens World Cup and believes they have the capacity to hold their own at the showcase in the United States. The World Cup will burst into life at the iconic AT&T Park …

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