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September 15, 2018 5:55 AM Mighty Warriors in Cosafa semis

THE Mighty Warriors all but sealed their place in semi-finals of the COSAFA Championships yesterday when they made light work of Swaziland, now known as Eswathini, at Wolfson stadium in Port Elizabeth. The Zimbabwe senior women soccer team, now with six points following a 1-0 victory over Namibia on Thursday, are top in Group C. Herentals forward Susan 8

September 13, 2018 8:20 AM Mighty Warriors battle for second Cosafa Cup

THE Mighty Warriors’ quest for a second Cosafa Cup title gets underway this morning when they take on Namibia in their Group C opener in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. The Mighty Warriors last lifted the regional cup on home soil in 2011 and will be hoping to get off to a good start. After their opening match this morning, Sithethelelwe “Kwinji 15” Sibanda’s 3

June 19, 2018 11:40 AM Scotland ropes in Streak for tri-series

Scotland have drafted in former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak as a consultant for the remainder of their Twenty20 tri-series in the Netherlands. Streak, who took over 450 international wickets across Test and one-day cricket, accepted an invite from Scotland head coach Grant Bradburn. Scotland lost their opener against Ireland before a dramatic tie in Sunday’s 22

June 15, 2018 10:28 AM Prudence Mabhena back with new album

Afro Fusion singer, Prudence Mabhena, who starred in an Oscar award-winning documentary is back and is set to launch a new seven track album Ndinoda Imimi. The album, a fusion of gospel and other genres, will be launched on July 6 at King George VI (KGVI) school hall in Bulawayo with admission being free. On the same day a book titled Feel free, This is Home will be launched 40

April 6, 2018 7:11 AM Masakadza ranked 10th in world

Veteran Zimbabwean batsman Hamilton Masakadza has been ranked among the top 10 players in the world in Twenty20 Internationals. The seasoned top order player is ranked 10th on the latest table released by the International Cricket Council. Masakadza was part of the Zimbabwe team which failed to qualify for the next ICC Cricket World Cup in England and Wales 30

March 12, 2018 2:29 PM Bulawayo Chiefs close in on Backa

Newly promoted Premiership side Bulawayo Chiefs are closing in on unheralded former Chicken Inn midfielder Brighton Backa Manhire, who is back in the country after a two-year stint with South African First Division side Mbombela United. Manhire, who turned 24 years last month, played a blinder for Chiefs on Saturday in their final preparatory match before 35

January 29, 2018 11:48 AM Prophet Mawoyo takes church to Asia

A Harare-based apostle and founder of Christ in Action International, Trevor Mawoyo has opened branches of his church in China and Hong Kong. Prophet Mawoyo said he visited the two Asian countries from December 24 to January 2 where he met 10 pastors. “The branch in China is managed by Pastor Zhxieng while that in Hong Kong is led by Pastor Constant 59

October 31, 2017 5:05 PM We've put lots of miles on their legs: Kieran Powell

Windies batsman Kieran Powell felt the visitors have 'put miles on the legs' of the Zimbabweans at the end of Day 3 on Monday (October 31). Replying to Zimbabwe's first-innings tally of 326, Windies finished the day on 374 for 7. When quizzed about the lead at hand and who holds the advantage, the swashbuckling southpaw said, "We're only 48 runs ahead 97

October 31, 2017 4:38 PM Holder, Dowrich keep Windies in command in Zimbabwe

An unbroken 144-run stand for the eighth wicket between Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich ensured the West Indies emerged from day three of the second Test against Zimbabwe on Tuesday with a vital first-innings lead. Holder and Dowrich came together with the West Indies reeling on 230 for seven, still 96 runs short of Zimbabwe's first-innings total, after 98

October 21, 2017 12:32 AM Windies wary of Chevrons

Today Zimbabwe takes on the Calypso Kings at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo during the first of two Tests. Holder said they were against a Chevrons side that was on the up and they were not going to underestimate their opponents. “We expect a good competition from these guys as they’ve come back to the Test arena. Last year when we came here for the ODI series 77