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Sables sorrow for Smiley

THE Zimbabwe rugby fraternity reacted with shock and sorrow at the news that United Kingdom-based Sables lock forward Sanele “Smiley” Sibanda passed away on May 1 in a car accident. BY DANIEL NHAKANISO He was 29. Affectionately known as Smiley in local rugby circles due to his infectious smile, the …

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Kompany transfer lists Musona?

FORMER Kaizer Chiefs star Knowledge Musona has reportedly been transfer-listed by Anderlecht manager Vincent Kompany. — Kickoff Musona, 29, was restricted to just one reserve team appearance for the Belgian giants this season before his January loan switch to KAS Eupen. After scoring two goals in six starts at his …

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PHOTOS: Kirsty Coventry develops National sports stadium

Sports / Local PHOTOS: Kirsty Coventry develops National sports stadium by Mandla Ndlovu <!– –> Minister of Youth, Sports Arts and Recreation  Kirsty Coventry has posted pictures of  the newly refurbished National Sports stadium. The former swimming sensation said the next step was to introduce a bucket system and online …

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PSL boss casts doubt on calendar shift

PREMIER Soccer League boss Kenny Ndebele has dampened the excitement over the perceived change in the football calendar by Zifa, saying the move was not feasible given that other basic conditions haven’t been met. BY FORTUNE MBELE Ndebele, who is the league’s chief executive officer, explained that the change of …

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Musona’s mega salary revealed

Sports / Soccer Musona’s mega salary revealed by Staff reporter <!– –> HE might have just made a paltry eight appearances for Belgian Pro League football side Anderlecht, scoring just one goal since his big move in July 2018, but Warriors captain Knowledge Musona is the fourth highest paid player …

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Duped Ghanaians’ case gets nasty

THE Cameroonian agent, Olivier Urieley, of African Management Football, who worked with Tinashe Gomba to bring four Ghanaians to a non-existent team in Chiredzi has accused his partner of misusing over US$1 000 he sent to him for rentals and upkeep of the players during their trials in Zimbabwe. GARIKAI …

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Billiat leads SA most valuable midfielders list

JOHANNESBURG — Orlando Pirates, Mamelodi Sundowns, SuperSport United and Bidvest Wits players all battle with one Kaizer Chiefs star for the unofficial title of most valuable Premier Soccer League midfielder. — Kickoff The midfield is often considered the engine room of a football team, and it is no surprise that …

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Bucket seats for NSS, BF

Zimbabwe has failed to acquire the required bucket seats for its main football stadia owing to the coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions, but Sports minister Kirsty Coventry is optimistic Caf will understand the situation ahead of the next stadia inspection next month. BY Kevin Mapasure Coventry yesterday toured the National Sports Stadium …

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Mupasiri seeks rebirth

FORGOTTEN former Dynamos forward Farai Mupasiri says he is ready to revive his career following a long injury lay-off that kept him out of the game for the better part of last season. BY TERRY MADYAUTA The forward was in the books of Gweru-based side Chapungu, where he only played …

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Khama revered and ridiculed

JOHANNESBURG — Khama Billiat is heading for arguably his worst season in the Absa Premiership and apart from injuries hampering his form, there have been questions about the player’s mentality. Online/Sports Reporter While Samir Nurkovic has been consistently hitting the back of the net for Kaizer Chiefs; Billiat scoring just …

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