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Cricket greats salute Streak

Streak’s former teammates also paid tribute to the cricket great with Mpumelelo Mbangwa, choosing to celebrate Streak’s life.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 5, 2023

Lady Cheetahs 2024 Olympic qualifier preps in disarray

Zimbabwe kick start their campaign against neighbours South Africa and Tunisia in the morning respectively, before winding off their group stage games with a date against Uganda in the afternoon.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 6, 2023

Family to honour Streak’s last wish

Family spokesperson and close friend, John Rennie, who played alongside Streak for the Chevrons, confirmed the former all-rounder chose to have his remains cremated.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 6, 2023

Triathlon ramps up efforts to popularise duathlon

TZ coach Pam Fulton said the inaugural event held in July showed off enormous talent within duathlon, and as the custodians of the sport, they will not tire until they achieve their goals.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 7, 2023

Zim Cricket, SRC bury the hatchet

The ICC, which frowns upon third-party interference, viewed this as government interference and promptly activated the ban.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 7, 2023

Jongwe sets sights on Oita Marathon

Jongwe's current racing wheelchair does not align with international racing standards, an essential requirement for the Oita Marathon.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 9, 2023

Zim primed to host 7’s Olympics Qualifier

ZRU vice-president, Losson Mtongwiza is excited at the prospects of hosting the continent for the penultimate leg of the Paris 2024 Olympics.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 11, 2023

Kuipers keep Olympics dream alive

Kuipers finished in a time of 00:06:04 behind South Africa’s Bridget Theunissen who was three minutes faster.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 12, 2023

Zina boss makes brutal assessment of Gems

She said the Gems fell short of the requirements at that level this time around compared to the 2019 edition in England.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 13, 2023

Mugeri perishes on ‘Nelson’ score

In the end, Mugeri was on the losing end as Southerns uncharacteristically ended their run chase at 195 all out inside 37.5 overs.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 13, 2023

Men's netball team in Africa Champs debut

Despite the poor showing, some of the Gems players were placed in the top individual brilliance in various playing positions in Cape Town.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 14, 2023

All set for Africa Sevens

Africa Rugby competitions manager, Johnbsco Muamba confirmed the arrival of teams at a pre-tournament presser at Harare Sports Club yesterday.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 15, 2023

ZVA settles for 4 nations tourney

ZVA have moved the tournament by five days to allow for a smooth transition in the change of the programme and is now expected to get in motion from September 26 to 30.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 16, 2023

Cheetahs stay in the Olympics ticket hunt

Ryan Musumhi was the star of the show against Uganda with 11 points, a try and three conversions as Zimbabwe scored five tries converting all.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 17, 2023

Cheetahs’ Paris dream shattered

The Cheetahs had dared to dream early morning when they dispatched Madagascar 26-10 to book a semi-final berth against Kenya.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 18, 2023

Coventry commends Cheetahs fight

Coventry was speaking at the close of the Paramount Garments Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens Olympic Qualifiers hosted by Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club over the weekend.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 19, 2023

Govt ready to bail out Lady Cheetahs

Zimbabwe Rugby Union vice-president Losson Mtongwizo who is responsible for Sevens rugby, said they are in the process of bringing a partner on board.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 20, 2023

Takashinga show bravery in NPL win

Takashinga 1 and Uprising had assumed the role of kingmaker as the likely scenarios would have seen one of them getting into second place.
By Austin Karonga Sep. 22, 2023

Muripo prepares for his swansong

It was a bitter sweet triumph for him, having lost his father, Silas Muchandireka Muripo three days before his bout.
By Austin Karonga 20h ago

How misfortune killed Cheetahs dream

Zimbabwe lost their semi-final clash to Kenya before they were also defeated by Uganda in the third and fourth place playoff on Sunday.
By Austin Karonga 12h ago