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BYO BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION LEAGUE ACTION CONTINUES

Bulawayo Basketball

ACTION in the Bulawayo Basketball Association (BBA) League continues this weekend with Highlanders taking on rivals Oilers at Bulawayo Courts for the Disabled (BCD) tomorrow in a potential thriller. BY THANDIWE MOYO Although Oilers are in second position on the log standings, with Highlanders two places further down, the two sides have a longstanding rivalry, which is expected to bring ...

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NFL’S GIANTS SIGN ZIM- BORN DEFENSIVE END MAPONGA

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Stansly Maponga, a Zimbabwe-born defensive end, was signed by the New York Giants on Saturday ahead of their Monday night NFL contest at Miami. Zimbabwean sports star Stansly Maponga Maponga grew up playing rugby until coming to the United States at age nine, where he was a standout in high school and college. Maponga was selected by the Atlanta Falcons ...

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ZIMBABWE DOING AFROBASKET HOMEWORK

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A trio of players who had crucial roles in Zimbabwe achieving a first-ever qualification for AfroBasket is back in action as head coach Ellery Pinkerton trimmed his home-based preliminary squad to 16 players over the weekend. Tawanda Chitsinde, Tatenda Maturure and Everesto Pasipamire helped propel Zimbabwe on the final day of Africa Zone-6 qualifier in Bulawayo as they beat South ...

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