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HARARE CITY HIRE BEEFY

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HARARE City Football Club have appointed Philani “Beefy” Ncube as their new coach, replacing Mike Madzivanyika, who could be demoted to the assistant coach role. BY HENRY MHARA The City Fathers have had a difficult start to the Premier Soccer League season, where they have won just once and lost four in nine matches, a situation which has forced the ...

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CROCKER REMAINS A MATEBELE AT HEART

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US-based former Zimbabwe cricket team all-rounder, Gary Crocker’s Facebook bio intro reads, “Born in the City of Kings – Bulawayo, a Matabele at heart, now living in the city of Angels – Los Angeles.” yesteryear profile with munyaradzi madzokere This is the same man who drove 440km through the night with wife and kid, after receiving a late call-up to ...

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OOSTHUIZEN FINISHES SECOND AT PLAYERS

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Louis Oosthuizen recorded his first top-10 finish in six appearances at the Players Championship this weekend when he finished the event tied for second spot at seven-under-par 288 with England’s Ian Poulter. Source :Sunshine Tour Eventually losing to South Korean Si Woo Kim by three strokes, Oosthuizen put up a performance that far surpasses the previous five times he’s played ...

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BAD DAY FOR ZIM FOOTBALL

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  IT was shaping to be one of the most exciting Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clashes of the season, but the Highlanders, Dynamos clash was abandoned prematurely following crowd trouble in the first half at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. BY FORTUNE MBELE Highlanders . . . . . . 1 Dynamos . . . . . . . . 1 ...

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STAGGERING SALARIES OF ZLATAN AND POGBA ‘REVEALED’

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the Premier League’s highest paid player and earns more than DOUBLE what Paul Pogba does, according to a new book. By Ciaran Kelly | Manchester Evening News | The 35-year-old joined the Reds on a free transfer from PSG in June and went on to score 28 goals for Jose Mourinho’s side before suffering a serious knee injury last ...

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KARMIS WINS INVESTEC ROYAL SWAZI OPEN

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Peter Karmis shot an inspired three-under-par 69 final round to win the Investec Royal Swazi Open with 49 points at the Royal Swazi Spa Country Club on Saturday. source : sunshine tour Rounds of 67-70-62 and 69 earned him enough points to deliver him a second title in less than ten months when he won the Sun Sibaya Challenge. This ...

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ZAMALEK WARY OF CAPS

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EGYPTIAN football giants Zamalek are expecting a tough match against Zimbabwean champions Caps United when the two sides clash in an African Champions League Group B match in Alexandria on Friday night. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The match kicks off at 9pm local time. Zamalek managing director Khalid Jalal was quoted stressing that the match against Caps would be a tough ...

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RHINOS CLAIM BIG WIN OVER TUSKERS

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Captain Graeme Cremer took a total of eight wickets as Mid-West Rhinos claimed a 220-run victory over hosts Matabeleland Tuskers in a Logan Cup cricket match which ended at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo yesterday. By Kevin Mapasure Cremer, who also skippers the national team, took four wickets in each of the innings to help his side claim the big ...

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SIBANDA REVELS IN HIS 7 STRIKES

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BANTU ROVERS captain Bukhosi Sibanda, who scored a hat-trick in the 7-2 demolition of Yadah FC on Sunday taking his tally to seven goals in seven games, has shot to the top goalscorers’ chart in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League. BY FORTUNE MBELE It took last year’s Golden Boot winner Leonard Tsipa 21 matches to score seven goals, but ...

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CHIYANGWA LANDS TOP CAF POST

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Zifa and Cosafa president Philip Chiyangwa’s rise in football administration has continued after his appointment as vice-president of the Caf Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Committee yesterday. BY Kevin Mapasure The committee is headed by Nigeria’s Football Association president Amaju Pinnick. Chiyangwa was appointed at the Caf Executive Committee meeting in Bahrain yesterday. The administrator broke the news yesterday afternoon, ...

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