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HIGHLANDS PRIMARY WIN DAIRIBOARD RUGBY

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Highlands Primary School yesterday proved too powerful for a determined Admiral Tait Primary School to edge their rivals 19-10 and clinch the Dairiboard Rugby Festival junior tournament cup. BY Kennedy Nyavaya In a captivating game of rugby, the arch-rivals scored two tries apiece, as they went to the break with Highlands leading 12-10. A physically aggressive Admiral Tait team, however, ...

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JOSHUA: WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION CAN REPLICATE “WOODS EFFECT”

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WORLD heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua can do for boxing what Tiger Woods has done for golf in the past 20 years, says promoter Barry Hearn. Briton Joshua, 27, unified the heavyweight division by stopping Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round of their fight at Wembley on Saturday. By Own Correspondent “All sports need flag-bearers,” said Hearn, whose son Eddie promotes Joshua for their Matchroom ...

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HAS GOLF LOST GROUND OVER DRIVING DISTANCES?

ONE of the game’s most influential leaders has admitted the modern golf ball travels too far for the good of the sport. By Own Correspondent Mike Davis is chief executive of the United States Golf Association (USGA), which, along with the St Andrews-based R&A, sets the rules of the gam In recent decades, courses all over the world have been forced to ...

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CAPS’ FOREIGN TARGETS JET IN

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CAPS United’s foreign targets are expected to arrive in Harare tomorrow for assessment by the club, as they bid to bolster their attack ahead of the group stage of the prestigious Caf Champions League. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Highly-rated Ghanaian striker, Richard Addai, who played for Dreams FC in the 2016 season, and compatriot, Wilson Andoh are expected for the finalisation ...

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NHLANHLA DUBE UNVEILED AS BOSSO CEO

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BULAWAYO giants Highlanders Football Club unveiled Nhlanhla Dube, as their new chief executive officer at a Press conference held at the club’s offices yesterday. By Sindiso Dube The CEO post fell vacant following the expiry of veteran administrator, Ndumiso Gumede’s contract in December. Dube promised to turn the fortunes of the club. “I am going to come in to help ...

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KAMTE RELISHING CLASS OF 2017-18 OPPORTUNITIES

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James Kamte, the newest member of the Gary Player Class of 2017-18 development programme of the Sunshine Tour, says he is excited to be part of the programme and that he aims for a solid showing at the Investec Royal Swazi Open this week. Source – Sunshine Tour Kamte is a four-time winner on the Sunshine Tour and has been ...

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CAPS LOOK WEST

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Caf Champions League representatives, Caps United, will bolster their ZIMBABWE’S squad for the continental football showcase with foreign players and three trialists are set to arrive at the weekend from West Africa. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA The three players, whose trip to Harare is being facilitated by their local representative and one of Zimbabwe’s top football agents, George Deda, are from ...

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NAKAMBA EYES FIRST EUROPEAN SILVERWARE

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WARRIORS midfielder Marvelous Nakamba is relishing the prospect of winning his first major piece of silverware since his move to Europe five years ago when his Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem takes aim at the Netherlands’ major cup competition, the KNVB Beker Cup today.BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Vitesse Arnhem, who are yet to win any domestic silverware since clinching the Parbo Bier ...

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DeMBARE ‘DUMP’ AILING SHAYA

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TEARS welled up in Agnes Shaya’s eyes, wife to Dynamos legend and five-time Soccer Star of the Year George Shaya, struggling to prevent them from trickling down her cheeks, but it was a lost battle.BY DON MAKANYANGA “We are living in poverty, and at this moment I am struggling to get him his medication for his condition, he is suffering ...

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THE SOUL JAH LOVE INSPIRATION

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THE Zimbabwean team to this week’s Arnold Classic Africa competition in South Africa has chosen Soul Jah Love’s hit “Pamamonya Ipapo” as their theme track. Makomborero Mutimukulu Sports Editor The choice could not have been any better for this is a track that has been playing in the headphones of most of the athletes who make up the 23-man squad.Jah ...

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