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CAPS BEAT DeMBARE

Caps beat DeMbare

CASTLE Lager Premier Soccer League champions, Caps United’s preparations for the Confederations of African Football (Caf) Champions League first round tie against Democratic Republic of Congo champions TP Mazembe received a morale boost after their win against bitter rivals Dynamos in the Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) Charity Shield quarterfinal match at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. BY TAWANDA TAFIRENYIKA Caps ...

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TRIATHLON ZIMBABWE NAMES TEAM FOR SOUTH AFRICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Zimbabwe triathlon

TRIATHLON Zimbabwe has announced a 20-member team of junior and youth athletes to take part in the South African Triathlon Championships next month. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO This year’s edition of the South African Triathlon Championships will take place at the Aldam Estate just outside Free State, Bloemfontein on March 19. Zimbabwean triathletes will be hoping to do well in South ...

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SONGANI FROZEN OUT IN DENMARK

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FORGOTTEN Zimbabwean international, Silas Songani could be forced to leave top-flight Danish side, Sønderjyske after the club confirmed last week that they were willing to listen to offers for the former Harare City talisman. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The 27-year-old skillful forward, who joined Sønderjyske from Harare City in 2014, having been named the second best player in the domestic premiership ...

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FICHARDT WINS JOBURG OPEN WITH LAST HOLE BIRDIE

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Darren Fichardt called his caddie over to help him read the putt that would win him the Joburg Open on Sunday, but in the end, he was left to his own devices as he sank the two-footer which gave him a one-shot victory at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. Source – Sunshine Tour After bogeying the 17th on the ...

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CHEVRONS SEEK SERIES CLINCHER

Zimbabwe India Cricket

The Zimbabwe Chevrons appear to have their tails up, heading into today’s fifth and final one-day-international against Afghanistan.By Tinashe Kusema After a disappointing start to the series, where the Asians raced to a two-nil lead, the Chevrons responded with class and aplomb. First, the team grabbed victory from the jaws of defeat during Tuesday’s low scoring thriller in which Zimbabwe ...

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KARATEKA MURIPO CROWNED WORLD CHAMP

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Top Zimbabwean karateka Saiko Sensei Samson Muripo was crowned world champion at the 3rd International So-Kyokushin Karate Tournament in Ahvaz, Iran at the weekend. This is the second time Muripo — a 4th dan belt fighter — has won gold at a high profile international competition after he became the first African to be crowned world champion at Osaka, Japan ...

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A NATION WITH NO BOXING CHAMPIONS

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ZIMBABWEAN boxing is in a shambles with the country having no recognised champion in any weight division, investigations have established. By Langton Nyakwenda Boxers’ records are also in a mess, a development that makes it impossible for local pugilists to compete on the international stage. A boxer’s record is crucial in ascertaining his worth on the international scene and also ...

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CHIYANGWA CORNERED

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ZIFA and Cosafa president, Philip Chiyangwa has revealed that he held a meeting with Confederation of African Football (CAF) president, Issa Hayatou on the sidelines of the Fifa summit held in South Africa last week as his fallout with the continental football body took a fresh twist yesterday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Chiyangwa revealed the meeting with Hayatou in response to ...

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ZIM WIN TO LEVEL SERIES

Chris-Mpofu

ZIMBABWE reached their target in 22.2 overs to win by seven wickets via Duckworth-Lewis and level the five-match cricket series 2-2 in the fourth one-day international against Afghanistan in Harare yesterday.Supersport.com Middle-order batsman, Sean Williams (16 not out) brought up the winnings runs with a boundary, while opener Peter Moor remained unbeaten on 36 as the hosts ended on 107 ...

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HAYATOU HUNTS CHIYANGWA

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ZIFA and Cosafa president, Philip Chiyangwa might have plunged himself into hot water over his “birthday celebrations” gathering in Harare on Thursday night, which was attended by football association (FA) presidents as well as Fifa boss Gianni Infantino, as Confederation of African Football president, Issa Hayatou has chosen to pursue the matter at the continental body’s summit in Addis Ababa, ...

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