NBA 2020-21 season to begin on 22 December

THE NBA season will begin on 22 December after an agreement was reached with players over scheduling, salary figures and free agency dates. The usual season-start date in October was…

Barcelona: Ansu Fati out for four months after knee operation

BARCELONA forward Ansu Fati has been ruled out for about four months after having knee surgery. The 18-year-old was operated on after suffering an injury to the internal meniscus of…

EPL: Five substitutes reintroduction debate rages on

DISGRUNTLED Premier League managers could ask for the reintroduction of five substitutes this season despite the concept being rejected twice. A growing number of managers say they are dissatisfied at…

Chevrons challenged to aim for victory

By ZBC Reporter THE Zimbabwe Chevrons have been challenged to go beyond just producing good performances but aim to win matches to make a mark on the international scene. Following seven…

FRANCE: Zim star Kadewere hits two as Lyon edge local rivals

By ZBC Reporter Zimbabwe international Tino Kadewere was delighted with his performance Sunday as he grabbed a brace to help his Olympique Lyon side down St-Etienne. Lyon moved into fifth…

COSAFA: Young mighty Warriors record 1st win

By ZBC Reporter The Young Mighty Warriors have won their first match at the ongoing COSAFA Under-17 Women’s Championship. They won 3-2 against Comoros It was their second match at…

CRICKET: Madhevere blasts unbeaten 70 but Zimbabwe fail to stop Pakistan

By Agencies Pakistan 157 for 4 (Babar 82, Hafeez 36, Muzarbani 2-26) beat Zimbabwe 156 for 6 (Madhevere 70, Rauf 2-25, 2-37) by six wickets Skipper Babar Azam smashed a robust half-century to…

United ease pressure on Solskjaer with win at Everton

By AFP Bruno Fernandes inspired a Manchester United fightback against Everton on Saturday, scoring twice in a 3-1 win to ease the pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and deny the…

Man City, Liverpool’s fallibilities promise wide open title race

By AFP For the past three years Manchester City and Liverpool have dominated the Premier League to an extent never seen before in English football.  But after three seasons in…

Italy coach Roberto Mancini tests positive for virus

By Associated Press FLORENCE: Italy coach Roberto Mancini tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday, days before the international break. Mancini and the rest of his staff underwent routine testing…