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BATTERED AFGHANISTAN SEEK IMMEDIATE BOOST

Hammillton Masakadza

Zimbabwe were desperate for a performance that yielded a win to keep the series alive, but were well on their way to another disheartening defeat in the third ODI before two batsmen resorted to attrition and simple basics to provide them with a platform for a morale-boosting victory. The Preview by Nikhil Kalro Zimbabwe’s bowlers would have entered the bout ...

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KROG SHINES AT AMERICA JUNIORS TOURNAMENT

stewart Krog

HARARE – Former St George’s College student Stuart Krog made his university arrival in the United States with a memorable affair when he finished fourth at the World Junior Golf Series in Florida which concluded on Thursday. By Farayi Machamire Krog opened his campaign at the American Junior Tournament which took place at the World Golf Village in St Augustine ...

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ZIM GOLFERS SET FOR ASIAN TOUR Q-SCHOOL

vincent

ZIMBABWEAN professional golfer, Scott Vincent is among the four local players who have signed up for the 2016 Asian Tour Qualifying School, scheduled to from January 6 in Thailand. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The 23-year-old United States-based star will be joined by brothers, Mohammad and Kayyman Mandhu, Tudor Bismark (Jnr) and Stephen Ferreira in the gruelling Q-School, which will be held ...

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HOW BENJANI WAS “KICKED OUT” OF POMPEY

Mwaruwari Benjani

Former English Premier Soccer League side Portsmouth manager, Harry Redknapp shared a hilarious story of how he forced former Warriors captain, Benjani Mwaruwari to join Manchester City against his will.BY Kevin Mapasure Redknapp had been offered £9,5 million by City, who at that time were coached by Sven Goran Eriksson and could not turn down the offer. According to Redknapp, ...

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CHAN PRESENTS CHALLENGE FOR CHICKEN INN

Joey Antipas

The Warriors preparations for the African Nations Championship (Chan) finals to be played in Rwanda later this month have hindered Chicken Inn’s arrangements, as they venture into the African safari.BY FORTUNE MBELE The Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions begin their preparations tomorrow, but they will be without some of their key players, who are in the Chan squad. Chicken ...

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SHAHZAD’S RECORD TON HELPS AFGHANISTAN TO 2 – O LEAD

Afghanistan in 2 - 0 lead

Afghanistan’s batting can be a bit like a teenager. Impulsive and reckless, with a tendency to play to the gallery when they should play the situation.  BY ALAGAPPAN MUTHU But 2015 has witnessed their coming of age and they signed the year off with victory that was built on a level-headed chase and their ability to withstand pressure when it ...

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LACK OF FUNDS KILLS ZIM VOLLEYBALL OLYMPIC DREAM

Volleyball

ZIMBABWE’S national volleyball teams for both women and men will miss the upcoming African Olympic qualifiers due to lack of funding, the Zimbabwe Volleyball Association (ZVA) secretary-general Rangisai Mapondera said yesterday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Zimbabwe had initially been included among the entries for the continental qualifiers where the winners in both the men and women’s tournaments will qualify for the 2016 ...

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ZIM PAIR OFF TO A SOLID START IN USA

David-Amm

ZIMBABWE’S top-ranked junior golfers Kieran Vincent and David Amm made a strong start to their campaign at the 52nd Junior Orange Bowl International Golf tournament after carding identical rounds of level-par 71 in Sunday’s first round in Coral Gables, Florida, United States of America. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The pair put themselves in pole position to challenge for the coveted title as ...

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BULLS & CHEETAHS CLASH SET FOR NATIONAL SPORTS STADIUM

International rugby

THE National Sports Stadium, which last staged an international rugby match 17 years ago, has been confirmed as the venue for the high-profile Super Rugby pre-season friendly, pitting South African teams Vodacom Bulls and Toyota Cheetahs on February 6. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Local sports management company, Kyros Sports, who are the organisers of the highly-anticipated encounter, confirmed the venue before ...

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CASH PLEDGE LIFTS WARRIORS

Phillip and Calisto

THE Warriors had their spirits lifted yesterday after they were addressed by Zifa president Phillip Chiyangwa, who promised that the association would settle all its financial arrears with the players and coaches. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The Zifa president addressed the players after their afternoon training session and promised to pay them their outstanding allowances starting today. Chiyangwa said he would ...

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