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DUBE, NHLAPO JOIN SUPERSPORT UTD

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SuperSport United have announced the arrival of Bafana Bafana full back Siyabonga Nhlapo after concluding a permanent transfer deal from Bidvest Wits. Source: Supersport Nhlapo, who was in action for Bafana Bafana in the Chan qualifier against Botswana on Saturday comes in as a replacement for Michael Boxall, who was released earlier this month. Nhlapo joins on a three-year deal. ...

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STRYDOM UP FOR ‘TOUGH” HIGHLAND GATE CHALLENGE

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Ockie Strydom finished in a share of third in the 2011 South African Open Championship at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate, and he reckons the track at Highland Gate Golf and Trout Estate is pretty similar. So he’s hoping that his 2011 performance will stand him in good stead in the 54-hole R750,000 Vodacom Origins of Golf event in Mpumalanga ...

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ZIM U-19s STALK WINDIES IN MUST – WIN TIE

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THE Zimbabwe Under-19 cricket team will be looking to bounce back from Sunday’s 39-run defeat and level the series against world champions West Indies in the second of a three-match Youth One-Day International series at Peterhouse School in Marondera today. BY MUNYARADZI MADZOKERE Zimbabwe need to win at all costs to remain in contention for the series, as they bid ...

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PRINCE DUBE OFF TO SUPERSPORT

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HIGHLANDERS are on the verge of losing yet another striker, as Prince Dube left the country yesterday to be assessed by South African Premier Soccer League side SuperSport United. BY FORTUNE MBELE Sources at Highlanders confirmed that the youthful striker was not at training yesterday and had left for South Africa. “His papers are being done at the office and ...

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LIMPING CAPS FACE CHINDA BOYS TEST

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LIMPING Zimbabwean champions Caps United, take on Shabanie Mine in a Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium today without several key players including full-back Ronald Pfumbidzai and striker Abbas Amidu. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The defending champions had a nightmarish start to the campaign after their return from the African Champions League campaign. Lloyd Chitembwe’s men, who qualified ...

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DeMBARE DREAD PLATINUM PENALTIES

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DYNAMOS have stoked the flames ahead of their Castle Lager Premiership football clash against bitter rivals FC Platinum at Mandava this afternoon, suggesting that the platinum miners were benefiting from dubious refereeing decisions. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Glamour Boys were edged 1-0 in the reverse fixture in Harare in April, with Winstone Mhango converting from the penalty spot after Gift ...

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WAYDE, BOLT, CASTER SHINE IN MONACO

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Sprint king Usain Bolt and his self-proclaimed successor Wayde van Niekerk stole the limelight at Friday’s Diamond League meet in Monaco. Bolt produced a strong second half in the 100m, easing up over the line in a welcome season’s best of 9.95 seconds. Bolt, winner of eight Olympic and 11 world gold medals, will bring down the curtain on his ...

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DOWNS GETTING A BELLYFUL OF BILLIAT

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PRETORIA — Star Mamelodi Sundowns forward Khama Billiat stands accused of a litany of misdemeanours by the club. The Sunday Times has uncovered that club president Patrice Motsepe and coach Pitso Mosimane have been advised to get rid of the errant Zimbabwe international. Multiple well-placed sources at the club have said that Billiat has on numerous occasions arrived at the ...

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BOLT HEADLINES JAMAICA’S WORLD CHAMPS TEAM

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Sprint superstar Usain Bolt is one of three Rio Olympic gold medalists leading a 59-strong Jamaican team named Monday for next month’s athletics World Championships in London. Bolt has said he intends to run the 100m and the 4x100m relay at the worlds, his final event before retiring. He’s one of two reigning world champions, along with sprint hurdler Danielle ...

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AMIDU BIDDING WAR EXCITES CAPS

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ZIMBABWEAN football champions Caps United are excited by the bidding involving Egyptian sides Zamalek and Smouha as well as Algerian side USM Alger to secure the signature of top forward Abbas Amidu. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Caps United marksman, who was the torch bearer of their attack in the Caf Champions League where he scored a double strike as his ...

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