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Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Andrew Langa has assured artists who participated at the just ended Africa Union Sport Council Region 5 under 20 youth games that government will fulfil its contractual obligations for services they rendered during the regional sporting extravaganza. Addressing artists and ... Read More »

Brahimi wins BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2014

Brahimi wins BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2014

Yacine Brahimi has been voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2014. The 24-year-old midfielder becomes the first Algerian to win the award, which is decided by football fans. Porto winger Brahimi told BBC Sport: “It’s a big honour for me to receive this ... Read More »

Taijul debut hat-trick seals 5-0 win over Zimbabwe

Taijul debut hat-trick seals 5-0 win over Zimbabwe

Taijul Islam‘s hat-trick, the first by an ODI debutant, spun Zimbabwe out for 128 and spurred Bangladesh to their second 5-0 series win. The home side won with 25.3 overs and five wickets to spare, with Mahmudullah and Sabbir Rahman unbeaten on 51 and 13 ... Read More »

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Organisers of the African Union Sports Council Region V Youth Games to be held in Bulawayo from December 5 to 14 are seeking companies to supply key sportswear and bedding material to be used during the games, less than three weeks before kick-off. President Robert ... Read More »

Council endorses 2017 Afcon bid

Council endorses 2017 Afcon bid

Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has picked Bulawayo as a possible second host city for 2017 African Cup of Nations and both parties have inked an agreement. The other host city is Harare and according to Zifa, Barbourfields and  the National Sports Stadium would not require ... Read More »

Ongafuniyo Akayekele? Bosso coach Kaindu resigns!

Ongafuniyo Akayekele? Bosso coach Kaindu resigns!

SPECULATION is mounting that Highlanders head coach Kelvin Kaindu is on his way out with reports indicating that the Zambian tendered his resignation letter after a spell of poor results, with the latest being a humiliating 3 – 1 home loss at the hands of ... Read More »

Injury-prone Jambo retires from football

Injury-prone Jambo retires from football

Kaizer Chiefs left back and former Zimbabwe international, Jimmy Jambo, has retired from football because of a recurring injury. It was reported two months ago that Jambo was set for a pre-season return at Naturena, however after suffering a horrendous knee injury during the 2012/13 ... Read More »

Sports bars in World Cup trouble

Sports bars in World Cup trouble

SPORTS bars and liquor outlets that open beyond their legal operating hours to accommodate patrons watching late night soccer World Cup matches face closure and risk losing their liquor licences, Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has warned. A snap survey revealed that many night outlets open ... Read More »

Heath Streak sports academy opens

Heath Streak sports academy opens

By Shiela Tsengwa BULAWAYO now boasts of a state of the art multi-sport academy that houses various sporting disciplines and is meant to nurture talent in all children from various backgrounds. The multi-sport academy, the brain child of former Zimbabwean cricketer Heath Streak, was officially ... Read More »

Bantu Rovers drags Hebert Dick to court

Bantu Rovers drags Hebert Dick to court

CASTLE Premier Soccer League side, Bantu Rovers, has dragged former warriors and How Mine defender Hebert Dick to court after the latter breached a contract he entered into with the club. The hard tackling defender is alleged to have signed a contract to join the ... Read More »