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ZIM HOCKEY TEAM DISAPPOINTS AT JUNIOR WORLD CUP

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THE Zimbabwe Under-21 hockey team finished last in the Hockey Junior World Cup currently underway in Santiago, Chile, after they lost to France 3-1 in the final classification match for the bottom place on Saturday. BY HENRY MHARA This is not the first time that they have fared badly at the tournament, as they also finished bottom in their two ...

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HOCKEY TEAM IN GOOD WARM-UP PERFORMANCE

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THE Zimbabwe Under-21 women’s hockey team boosted their confidence ahead of the start of the Women’s Hockey Junior World Cup campaign in Santiago, Chile, after putting on a solid performance in their final warm-up match against heavyweights South Africa on Monday. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO Zimbabwe, who make a return to the global tournament for the first time in 11 years, ...

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DZAPASI READY FOR CHILE TEST

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WHEN Cheryl Dzapasi decided to take up a hockey stick at Highlands Primary School in Harare over a decade ago, she admits she was full of passion but had very little talent.“I was possibly the worst hockey player there was. I was in the D team,” recalls the Zimbabwe Under-21 women’s hockey team central defender. By Brighton Zhawi However, a ...

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SOS PRIMARY SCHOOL –A POTENTIAL HOCKEY POWER HOUSE

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SOS Hermann Gmeiner Primary School in Buiawayo has proved to be a force to reckon with in hockey. Its peers can only watch in awe of the school’s progress and the boys and girls of SOS are relentless…..you cannot ignore their impact in hockey! The year 2009 was a bitter sweet season for the school. The boys bagged both the ...

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KHUMALO HOSTS INTERPROVINCIAL TOURNEY

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BULAWAYO’S Khumalo Hockey Stadium will host the Senior Interprovincial Tournament (IPT) with three provinces expected to take part tomorrow and on Sunday. BY THANDIWE MOYO – NEWSDAY Masvingo and Matabeleland will field both men and women’s teams, while Harare will only have a men’s team. Hockey Association of Zimbabwe president Humphrey Chigwedere said the tournament would mark the start of ...

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EARLY WORLD CUP PRES FOR ZIM HOCKEY TEAM

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The Zimbabwe women Under-21 hockey national team have flown the national flag high, qualifying for the Hockey Junior World Cup set for Chile from November 24 to December 4 this year. By DON MAKAMYANGA This came at a time when the country was still celebrating the qualification of the Mighty Warriors for this year’s edition of the Olympics Games. The ...

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VICTORIOUS HOCKEY TEAM BACK HOME

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 HARARE – Zimbabwe Under-21 women’s hockey team returned from Namibia yesterday where they finished second behind South Africa to qualify for this year’s World Cup to be held in Chile. By Austin Karonga The squad secured their World Cup ticket after defeating hosts Namibia 2-1 in the semi-finals before going on to lose 10-0 to South Africa in the final. ...

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ZIM QUALIFY FOR 2016 U20 AFRICA JUNIOR WORLD CUP

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The Zimbabwe Under 21 Women’s Hockey team has qualified for the 2016 World Cup. In a nail-biting semi-final of the u21 Africa Junior World Cup Qualifiers, Zimbabwe beat Namibia 2-1 effectively ending the host’s dream. Namibia scored an early goal through Carla Brits after 8 minutes, but Zimbabwe equalized through Kelly Diplock barely three minutes later. Namibia retained most of ...

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LADIES JUNIOR WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS TEAM ANNOUNCED

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The Hockey Association of Zimbabwe has announced the National U21 Ladies Team to compete in the Junior World Cup Qualifiers to be held at the Windhoek Hockey Stadium in Namibia from the 18th to the 28th of March, 2016. This tournament serves as the African qualifier for the Women’s Junior Hockey World Cup which will take place in Santiago, Chile ...

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U21 HOCKEY TEAM FOR WORLD CUP QUALIFIER NAMED

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THE Hockey Association of Zimbabwe yesterday named a strong national Under-21 Ladies hockey side to represent the country in the upcoming Junior Africa Cup to be held in Namibia.BY DANIEL NHAKANISO The Junior Africa Cup, which also serves as the continental qualifier for the 2016 Junior Hockey World Cup, will be held in Windhoek from March 18 to 28 Of ...

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