Dynamos sack Lloyd Chigowe

Last updated Apr 23, 2019 10,927 2 By Staff Reporter Dynamos have fired under-achieving coach Lloyd “Ma Blanyo” Chigowe and his assistants. Lloyd Chigowe The Harare giants have lost three of the four league matches played so far. According to reports Richard Chihoro and Edward Sadomba will take charge on an interim basis with a new coach expected to be unveiled by the end of the week. Related Articles Minnows Herentals became the latest team to pile misery on Dynamos and intensify the heat on Chigowe at Rufaro yesterday after…

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Maguranyanga sets Kansas Relays on fire

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By Collin Matiza Fast rising Zimbabwean sprinter Kundai Maguranyanga continued his strong sophomore campaign at Drake University in the United States where he set another college record during the three-day Kansas Relays which ended on Saturday at Lawrence in Kansas. TAG TEAM . . . Zimbabwean sprinter Kundai Maguranyanga (right) celebrates with his Drake University’s men’s 4x100m teammates (from left) Aobakwe Malau, Victor Peka and Aaron Cheir after finishing third in 41,46 seconds at the Kansas Relays at Lawrence in Kansas, United States, on Saturday According to reports from Kansas,…

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10 legends of the Cosafa Cup

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The 2019 Cosafa Cup will be staged in the South African coastal city of Durban from May 25-June 8, and will provide a further opportunity for the region’s stars to write their names into the history books. The Cosafa Cup has seen the birth of many careers down the years, with players using the regional showpiece competition to launch themselves on the path to stardom. Here are 10 players who down the years have lit up the showpiece tournament with their skill. Fabrice Akwa (Angola) Related Articles Akwa was a…

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Katsande singled out

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On Apr 23, 2019 8,032 0 Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp was delighted with his troops after they reached the final of this year’s Nedbank Cup and reserved special praise for one of his stars. Willard Katsande of Kaizer Chiefs during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns at FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on 05 January 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix The Amakhosi survived a scare against Chippa United to run out 4-2 winners in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, dominating the game, but requiring a second half flurry to…

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Khama is special – Katsande

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By Petros Kausiyo Kaizer Chiefs captain Willard Katsande has heaped praises on talismanic forward Khama Billiat and feels he has found his form in time to power Amakhosi to Nedbank Cup glory and crucially, inspire the Warriors to a strong 2019 African Cup of Nations campaign. Zimbabwean stars Willard Katsande and Khama Billiat in Kaizer Chiefs colours Billiat capped a man of the match performance in the Nedbank Cup semi-final clash against Chippa United by scoring a wonder goal that sealed a 4-2 victory for the Soweto giants. His captain…

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Bosso fall again

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By Ricky Zililo Triangle United broke a six-year jinx to register their first Castle Lager Premier Soccer League win over troubled Highlanders at Barbourfields through a first half goal by striker Nyasha Chintuli yesterday. Highlanders fans jump over a fence in this file picture. Since making their Premiership debut in 2013, Triangle had never won a league match at Barbourfields where they had played six games prior to yesterday’s clash. Bosso won three of those clashes and drew three. Related Articles The Sugar Sugar Boys defied the odds and piled…

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Chitembwe elated by victory over Rhinos

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Last updated Apr 22, 2019 6,585 3 By Fiona Ruzha CAPS UNITED coach Lloyd Chitembwe admits that the encounter against Black Rhinos at Rufaro on Saturday was their best performance in the Premier Soccer League so far this season. CAPS UNITED PLAYERS Makepekepe secured their second victory in three games through Gabriel Nyoni and Blessing Sarupinda strikes. After the game, Chitembwe could not hide a smile as he confessed that the boys had done him proud. Related Articles “I was very happy because I thought this was a game that…

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Ariel Sibanda named Bosso captain

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On Apr 22, 2019 6,589 0 HIGHLANDERS named goalkeeper Ariel Sibanda as the club captain for the 2019 season ahead of the Castle Lager Premiership encounter against Triangle at Barbourfields. Highlanders named goalkeeper Ariel Sibanda (centre) as club captain Bosso revealed the news on their Twitter handle yesterday saying Sibanda has been rewarded for his loyalty. The Bulawayo giants also revealed that the former Warriors goalkeeper will be deputised by defender Tendai Ndlovu and midfielder Nqobizitha Masuku who both understand the culture of the team. “Congratulations to Ariel Sibanda who…

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Amir Khan beaten by Terence Crawford after low blow

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Amir Khan’s WBO world welterweight title fight with Terence Crawford ended in bizarre fashion when he was pulled out by his corner after a low blow. ‘I’d rather be knocked out’ – Amir Khan explains bizarre end to Terence Crawford fight Floored in the opening round, Khan took an accidental shot to his groin in the sixth and, after consulting his corner, said he was in “too much” pain. American champion Crawford was dominant and later questioned whether Khan quit, urging the Briton to “tell the truth”. “I would never…

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Sarupinda a Caps Blessing

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By Don Makanyanga Caps united coach Lloyd Chitembwe described Blessing Sarupinda as real talent after the 19-year old midfielder capped a fine performance with a goal that oozed of class at Rufaro yesterday. CAPS UNITED PLAYERS Sarupinda, signed from Black Rhinos during the off season, added to Gabriel Nyoni’s first half opener late in the game as Makepekepe continued with their unbeaten start to the season. The Caps United new boy refused to celebrate his goal as the Caps United faithfuls jumped for joy after watching the teenager race through…

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