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WHAT TO MAKE OF OUR COSAFA RUN

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  ONE thing you cannot escape these days is a new positive vibe around Zimbabwe’s football team. Sports Panorama with Enock Muchinjo In-form forward Ovidy Karuru revealed some of it last week. In an example of the kind of friendly banter that exists in the Warriors squad, Karuru told us how absent teammate Knowledge Musona was “jealous” of his Cosafa ...

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KNOX JOINS ELITE CLUB

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  KNOX Mutizwa is delighted to be in the exclusive club of Warriors strikers who have scored a hat-trick for the national football team. BY HENRY MHARA IN SUN CITY, SOUTH AFRICA The Golden Arrows striker achieved his when Zimbabwe beat Lesotho 4-3 in Wednesday’s Cosafa Castle Cup semi-final in South Africa. Zimbabwe will now play Zambia in Sunday’s final ...

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CAPS BRACE FOR MOTHER OF ALL BATTLES

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CAPS United full-back Ronald Pfumbidzai (pictured) has described their final Group B clash against USM Alger in Algeria on Sunday as the “mother of all battles” they have fought in their inexorable march to greatness in African football this term. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Zimbabwe champions have stunned watchers of the African game with their fairytale run in the premier ...

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GUNTHILAKA, DICKWELLA THRASH ZIMBABWE

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Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has been fined 20% of his match fee, and his team 10%, for being found one over short of their target during the third ODI against Zimbabwe. If Sri Lanka, under Mathews, commit another over-rates breach within the next 12 months, Mathews will face a suspension. THE REPORT BY ANDREW FIDEL FERNANDO This is Sri ...

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ZIM’S BURMESTER BEST AT PORTSTEWART

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ZIM’S Dean Burmester is Southern Africa’s leading player, with the majority of the 12-strong Saffa contingent safely in the clubhouse at the Irish Open, writes WADE PRETORIUS. READ: Stone wakes up ill, struggles as Southgate leads Burmester’s round of 70 was the best of the bunch, from a local point of view, on Thursday at Portstewart, ahead of a trio of ...

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PACQUIAO v HORN: WBO URGED TO REVIEW DECISIONS ON OFFICIATING DECISIONS

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FORMER welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao has urged the WBO to review an “unfair decision and officiating” in his controversial defeat by Jeff Horn. By Own Correspondent Pacquiao was unanimously outpointed in Brisbane on Sunday as 29-year-old Horn won his first world title. “I love boxing and I don’t want to see it dying because of unfair decision and officiating,” said Pacquiao, 38, ...

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GENDER TESTS STUDY ‘SHOWS FEMALE TESTOSTERONE ADVANTAGE’

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GENDER tests for female athletes with high levels of testosterone could be reinstated after a new study found it gave them a “competitive advantage”. By Own Correspondent Athletics’ governing body the IAAF commissioned the research because it wants to prove it was right to test women with hyperandrogenism. It wants to reinstate rules limiting how much testosterone female athletes can have in their ...

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HARD KNOX LESSON FOR LESOTHO

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ZIMBABWE are on the verge of winning a record fifth Cosafa Castle Cup after the Warriors beat Lesotho in a seven-goal thriller at the Moruleng Stadium, in South Africa, last night to book a ticket to Sunday’s final. ZIMBABWE . . . . . . . (1) 4 LESOTHO . . . . . . . .(1) 3 BY HENRY ...

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CAPS BLAST ‘SOUR” DYNAMOS

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CAPS United assistant coach, Fungai “Tostao” Kwashi stirred a hornet’s nest yesterday ahead of their trip to Algeria this afternoon, describing Castle Lager Premier Soccer League rivals Dynamos as ungrateful after their supporters openly supported Egyptian giants Zamalek during their Caf Champions League showdown at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday.   BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Kwashi said Caps United were ...

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ALL SET FOR ZLGU OPEN STROKEPLAY CHAMPS

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THE picturesque Royal Harare Golf Club layout will host this year’s edition of the Old Mutual Zimbabwe Ladies’ Golf Union (ZLGU) Open Strokeplay Championship, which tees off on Friday running through to Sunday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Sponsored by diversified financial services group Old Mutual Zimbabwe, the ZLGU Open Strokeplay Championship is the premier tournament on the local women’s golf calendar. ...

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