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October 10, 2018 11:56 AM Serena for Aussie Open

Seven-time champion Serena Williams will be back at the Australian Open tennis tournament in 2019 having missed her title defence this year after giving birth, organisers said yesterday. The 23-time Grand Slam winner, who won on her last appearance in 2017 while pregnant, will be joined in January’s tournament by double Melbourne Park champion Victoria 9

October 7, 2018 9:14 AM Bosso out of Chibuku Cup

Harare City . . . . 2 Highlanders . . . .0 William Manondo continued with his fine run of form in the Chibuku Super Cup as he scored his 13th goal of the tournament to propel Harare City Football Club into the semi-finals. Manondo headed in Gareth Madhaike’s corner-kick in the 28th minute to double Harare City’s lead after Wilfred Muvirimi had put the hosts 19

September 21, 2018 4:02 AM Streak seeks ZC liquidation

Former national team coach Heath Streak has applied for an order for provisional liquidation of Zimbabwe Cricket after the Association failed to respond to his claims to pay him, and his sacked staff, $198 695.77 in outstanding dues. Streak was relieved of his duties in April this year following the Chevrons’ failure to qualify for next year’s ICC World 11

September 10, 2018 4:33 AM ZC respond to Raza saga

Zimbabwe Cricket has seen social media posts by Sikandar Raza Butt regarding ZC’s decision not to offer him a new contract. As a matter of policy, we do not discuss employee issues in the media beyond making the necessary announcements. But when one deliberately misleads the unsuspecting public or makes patently false allegations that seek to tarnish 29

September 6, 2018 5:09 AM Mighty Warriors coach singles out Uganda

Zimbabwe coach Sithethelelwe Sibanda has singled out Uganda as a team that might provide them with serious problems at the 2018 Cosafa Women’s Championships in South Africa. The Mighty Warriors were champions in 2011, but lost to South Africa in the final on home soil last year, and in 2018 have another tough first round draw. Zimbabwe open their Group 35

August 20, 2018 3:29 AM ‘We just wanted to make history’

The World Cup bound Zimbabwe senior netball squad returned home yesterday with vice captain Felistas Kwangwa saying the zeal to make history propelled them to qualify for the world showpiece in Liverpool, England next year. The Zimbabwe Gems were in Lusaka, Zambia for the Africa World Cup qualifiers and managed to win all but one of their key games to book a place 34

August 14, 2018 4:32 PM It’s not the economy

Over the years, local sports bodies and teams have cried out for funding and sponsorship ahead of crucial matches and assignments. Shortly before the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals, the Zimbabwe government had to fork out $1 million to bankroll the Warriors’ participation in Gabon. Just last month, Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) announced they would 25

August 11, 2018 12:02 PM Clarence Seedorf: New Cameroon boss signs four-year deal

The new coach of Cameroon, Clarence Seedorf, has signed a four-year deal to take over as manager of the Indomitable Lions. “We are ready for work and I hope everyone is ready. Our job starts today.” Seedorf and Kluivert have been given the task of retaining the Africa Cup of Nations on home soil next year, and also set the target of reaching the 2021 edition 20

August 6, 2018 8:51 AM Saido Berahino: Stoke forward given clearance to play for Burundi

Former England under-21 international Saido Berahino has been cleared to play for Burundi. The Stoke City forward has 47 England caps from under-16 to under-21 level. Fifa gave the 25-year-old the go-ahead to play for the country of his birth after the English FA confirmed Berahino has not played for them at competitive level. He can now take part in Burundi’s 43

July 27, 2018 2:48 AM Costa's Sparta downed – Nehanda Radio

Costa Nhamoinesu got Zimbabwean footballers’ adventure in UEFA’s two main inter-club tournaments this season underway last night as Czech Republic giants Sparta Prague plunged into a Europa showdown in Serbia. The 33-time Czech champions, the most successful football club in the Balkan country which is still celebrating their national team’s historic 30