Wednesday, January 16, 2019
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...
Chipo Sabeta In the recent past Zimbabwe did not have much luck with hosting weighty global sports events, but the country is currently reaping the benefits of hosting the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifiers 2018, with local hoteliers, transporters and other businesses enjoying brisk business. The month-long qualifying tournament is running...
Chipo Sabeta Playing golf is great fun, but also offers a wide range of mental and physical benefits. The health benefits of golf are far greater than most of us seem to believe, and may have a much greater and broader impact on our well being than we may have realised. Golf...
As has been pointed out, the margin between success and failure for Associate nations is incredibly small. On a rainy afternoon in Harare, the margin of difference between West Indies and Scotland was a mere five runs. One hit, if you will. But those five runs booked West Indies’...
Arts Correspondent The Harare International Festival of the Arts recently held a Press conference on their 6-day annual festival and workshop programme at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe. HIFA showcases the very best of local, regional and international arts and through theatre, dance, music, circus, street performance, fashion, spoken word...
Chipo Sabeta Playing golf is great fun, but also offers a wide range of mental and physical benefits. The health benefits of golf are far greater than most of us seem to believe, and may have a much greater and broader impact on our well being than we may have realised. Golf...