Friday, August 17, 2018
Chipo Sabeta A number of golf courses and facilities in the country are now in an appalling condition due to negligence and poor maintenance by responsible authorities. Some golf courses are no longer usable, with some popular golf courses in major cities and towns having returned to the “brown earth” from...
Chipo Sabeta Chess Grandmaster Nigel Short jets into Harare next Tuesday as part of a seven-nation tour across Africa where he will share strategic insights and lessons from chess with business executives. The Zimbabwe Chess Federation (ZCF) in partnership with Kasparov Chess Foundation Africa will host the British national between May...
Chipo Sabeta Business in gym and fitness centres is blooming on the back of rising awareness of the health benefits for citizens. Gyms in Harare are doing brisk business with big brand national and international companies establishing new branches and new local gyms coming up around the capital city. More middle-class Zimbabweans...
Chipo Sabeta After lifting his first title in Europe, Club Brugge midfielder Marvelous Nakamba, is itching to make his debut UEFA Champions League appearance. Club Brugge won their second Belgian Jupiler Pro League title in three years after a 1-1 draw at their closest challengers Standard Liege last Sunday. It was Brugge’s...
Sports Writer Just three months since their entry onto the market fledging car dealership company Faramatsi Motors, have spread their wings into sport and this week named two prominent former Zimbabwe rugby players Daniel Hondo and Jacques Leitao as the brand ambassadors of their Mazda BT50 range. Faramatsi Motors, who have...
Africa Moyo The future of community football clubs in Zimbabwe looks bleak unless their management teams put their houses in order and operate professionally, analysts have said. This comes at a time when teams, owned by resource rich companies such as Ngezi Platinum and FC Platinum, have taken the local football...
Ishemunyoro Chingwere Business Writer With Zimbabwe scheduled to go for harmonised elections in July this year, communities are assured of an increase in sporting activities as politicians tap into the power of sports to reach out to the electorate and get the much needed acceptance. There is something compelling about sports,...
Chipo Sabeta The dominant performance by the rich pacesetters, Ngezi Platinum Stars FC in the Castle Lager Premiership League shows the difference in financial muscle between the team and the chasing pack. The Ngezi-based side opened with a two-point lead and are at the summit of the log table, after just...
Chipo Sabeta Over the last number of years, Seed Co has become synonymous with Zimbabwean rugby. The giant seed producer’s rapid ascendancy to a position of influence in local rugby has not been accidental. According to Seed Co marketing and public relations executive Marjorie Mutemererwa the group’s sponsorship of sport (rugby)...
Chipo Sabeta The Zimbabwe Chess Federation (ZCF) is set to host a potentially explosive chess tournament from tomorrow to April 1, 2018 at the Causeway Post Office, in Harare. Dubbed the Zimbabwe Easter Open tournament, the three-day tourney gives local chess stars an opportunity to put up strong performances and break...