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ZIFA CLIMBS DOWN ON TWINE PHIRI

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The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) yesterday made a climbdown over their resolution to direct the Premier Soccer League (PSL) to hold fresh elections on the basis that incumbent chairman Twine Phiri was no longer in control of Caps United following changes that took place at the club. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA   After its first board meeting in Harare on Monday, ...

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MASSIVE CLEAR-OUT LOOMS AT De MBARE

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Former Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions Dynamos have embarked on a shopping spree, as they plan a major revamp of their squad after a barren 2015 season. BY HENRY MHARA The Harare giants’ four-year dominance of the league was brought to an abrupt end by Chicken Inn, in a season they failed to land any silverware. The club’s hierarchy ...

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CHIYANGWA GOES ON LEAVE, ORDERS PSL ELECTIONS

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HARARE – Newly-appointed Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa yesterday came out from his first board meeting announcing he will be going on leave while revealing the association’s resolutions to engage KPMG to conduct a forensic audit. By Goodknows Matarutse Chiyangwa received an overwhelming seal of approval from the Zifa councillors following a landslide victory that catapulted him to succeed Cuthbert Dube. ...

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EUROPEAN FLAVOUR AT SUMMER SERIES

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The 2015 motocross season is expected to come to an electrifying end with three days of gruelling action as the Summer Series roars to life at the Donnybrook Motorsport Park this week. By Munyaradzi Madzokere Four riders from three European countries namely Belgium, Germany and Netherlands are expected to add foreign flavour to this year’s event. This is the first ...

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ZIM GYMNASTS SHINE AT REGIONAL TOURNAMENT

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Zimbabwe’s Artistic Gymnastics junior team exceeded expectations after winning the silver medal overall at the 2015 Region 5 Gymnastics Competition which kicked off in South Africa on Monday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The Zimbabwe team, which left the country on Sunday, did not waste time to settle down, as they finished ahead of Namibia and Mozambique, while coming second to their ...

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MANGONGO EXPECTS TOUGH WORLD CUP

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ZIMBABWE’s Under-19 cricket side is expecting tough matches at the World Cup in Bangladesh where they have been pooled with England, West Indies and Fiji. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO But coach Steve Mangongo has said they will not be in that pool to make numbers, but will also play hard to try and progress. The draw for the tournament, which will ...

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ZIMBABWE HOPEFUL OF RIO PARALYMPICS SLOTS

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THE Zimbabwe National Paralympic Committee (ZNPC) is hopeful local athletes will qualify for the 2016 Summer Paralympic Games to be held from September 7 to 18 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.BY DANIEL NHAKANISO ZNPC secretary-general Lewis Garaba yesterday told NewsDaySport that no local athlete had been confirmed for the Rio Paralympics as they were still awaiting confirmation from the International ...

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ZIM WOMEN’S TEAM SUFFRES T20 HEARTBREAK

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Bangladesh and Ireland registered victories against Zimbabwe and Scotland respectively in the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World T20 Qualifer tournament in Thailand yesterday to book the last two berths for the Women’s World T20 finals to be held in India next year. Bangladesh and Ireland join current champions Australia, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and ...

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CAIRNS STRUGGLES DOWN UNDER

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HARARE – Zimbabwean golfer Ryan Cairns’ bid to make the cut at the Australian PGA Championship in Queensland is in jeopardy after shooting a first round six-over-par that left him bottom of the pile. Cairns started his campaign with a bogey on the first hole, followed with a birdie on the second before dropping a moral sapping three shots on the ...

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NGODZO EARNS WARRIOR’S CALL

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Caps United midfielder Joel Ngodzo’s rich vein of form has not gone unnoticed after he was included in the 32-member Warriors training squad for the African Nations Championship (Chan) finals, but Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions Chicken Inn have provided more players than any other club. BY HENRY MHARA   With seven players in the squad announced by Warriors ...

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