Sports – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com Zimbabwean media organisation focused on encouraging & participating in progressive national dialogue Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:52:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.263chat.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/263-Chat-Website-Logo-01-3-01-100x100.png Sports – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com 32 32 Sri Lanka Jets In For Zim Tests https://www.263chat.com/sri-lanka-jets-in-for-zim-tests/ https://www.263chat.com/sri-lanka-jets-in-for-zim-tests/#respond Fri, 17 Jan 2020 09:22:59 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=59309 www.263chat.com

The Sri-Lanka senior national test squad jetted in Harare yesterday for a two-match test series against hosts Zimbabwe starting this Sunday. By Lewin Zoe, Harare Zimbabwe last played test cricket in 2018 when they drew 1-1 with Bangladesh and this will be their first international outing after being suspended by the International Cricket Council (ICC) […]

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Dembare Kicks Off 2020 Season Preps https://www.263chat.com/hopeful-dynamos-kicks-off-2020-season-preps/ https://www.263chat.com/hopeful-dynamos-kicks-off-2020-season-preps/#respond Fri, 17 Jan 2020 07:26:24 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=59246

Harare giants, Dynamos will kick-start their 2020 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) season preparations on Monday with the club leaders hopeful of returning smiles on the faces of club faithfuls. Dynamos have already bolstered their squad with five new signings including their former combative defender Partson Jaure who plied his trade with Mutare side […]

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AFCON Reverts to January/February Slot https://www.263chat.com/afcon-reverts-to-january-february-slot/ https://www.263chat.com/afcon-reverts-to-january-february-slot/#respond Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:23:15 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=59293 www.263chat.com

The Africa Cup of Nations will revert back to its traditional slot in January and February next year to avoid the rainy season, the football federation of host country Cameroon (FECACOOT) said on Wednesday. “The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will be played in Cameroon from Jan. 9 to Feb. 6 in 2021,” said […]

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Zim Cricket Names Final Squad For Sri Lanka Tests https://www.263chat.com/zim-cricket-names-final-squad-for-sri-lanka-tests/ https://www.263chat.com/zim-cricket-names-final-squad-for-sri-lanka-tests/#respond Wed, 15 Jan 2020 11:00:29 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=59182 www.263chat.com

Zimbabwe Cricket Wednesday named five uncapped players in the 15 member squad for the upcoming two-test series against Sri Lanka starting this Sunday. A notable absentee from the squad is seamer Tendai Chatara, who has been ruled out after failing to recover from a bicep injury sustained during a recent domestic match. The experienced Mountaineers […]

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Telone FC Honors 2019 Outstanding Players https://www.263chat.com/telone-fc-honors-2019-outstanding-players/ https://www.263chat.com/telone-fc-honors-2019-outstanding-players/#respond Fri, 10 Jan 2020 08:06:05 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=55291 Telone FC

TelOne FC yesterday hosted the 2019 end of year awards which was meant to celebrate players who excelled during last season. Here is the full list of the outstanding players from 2019. Most Consistent Player- Marvellous Chigumira Most Disciplined Player- Emmanuel Mandiranga Top Goal-scorer- King Nadolo Players Player of the Year- Emmanuel Zinyama Player of […]

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Zim Returns To Test Cricket, Hosts Sri Lanka https://www.263chat.com/58882-2/ https://www.263chat.com/58882-2/#respond Wed, 08 Jan 2020 07:03:55 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=58882

Zimbabwe will make a return to international test cricket after being temporarily suspended last year when they host Sri Lanka for two Test matches in Harare this month. The first match is scheduled for 19-23 January, with the second match set for 27-31 January. Both matches will be played at Harare Sports Club. Zimbabwe head […]

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Mountaineers Too High For Rangers As Match Ends In Three Days https://www.263chat.com/mountaineers-too-high-for-rangers-as-match-ends-in-three-days/ https://www.263chat.com/mountaineers-too-high-for-rangers-as-match-ends-in-three-days/#respond Mon, 06 Jan 2020 08:27:06 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=58766 www.263chat.com

Timycen Maruma, with blistering innings of 37 not out, sped Mountaineers to their expected victory over Rangers, by seven wickets, in their Logan Cup match at Takashinga Sports Club before lunch today. Rangers began the day with six wickets down for only 54 runs in their second innings, a lead of only 42 runs with […]

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Departed Footballers Raphael Kawondera, Ngoni Murisa Remembered https://www.263chat.com/departed-footballers-raphael-kawondera-ngoni-murisa-remembered/ https://www.263chat.com/departed-footballers-raphael-kawondera-ngoni-murisa-remembered/#respond Tue, 24 Dec 2019 13:29:57 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=58654

Chitungwiza residents were treated to a day of entertaining football in the Raphael Kawondera/Ngoni Murisa Memorial U18 Soccer tournament held at Zengeza 2 ground. Raphael and Ngoni passed on when they were still playing competitive football. Kawondera played for Flame Lilly while Murisa turned out for Blue Jets, both teams plying their trade in the […]

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Gweru Councillor Treats Community Football Club To An Early Christmas https://www.263chat.com/gweru-councillor-treats-community-football-club-to-an-early-christmas/ Fri, 20 Dec 2019 15:42:38 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=58611

Gweru’s Ward 13 Councillor Catherine Mhondiwa treated 13 Stars Football Club players, parents and supporters to an early Christmas party to mark the end of the 2019 Division Two soccer season at Takunda Primary School recently. The club, bankrolled by  Cllr Mhondiwa since 2016, currently plays in the Zifa Midlands Division Two Football League  unfashionable […]

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Manyuchi Boxing Academy Fighter Selected For Five Nations Championships https://www.263chat.com/manyuchi-boxing-academy-fighter-selected-for-five-nations-championships/ Fri, 20 Dec 2019 15:23:10 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=58623

Zimbabwean Lightweight boxer Brandon Denes from the Manyuchi Boxing Academy, one of the Elite Adult Amateur boxers, has been selected to be part of the team that will represent the country at the  Five Nations Boxing Friendly Championships in Victoria Falls tomorrow. The development was announced by Zimbabwe Boxing Federation secretary general Arvin Mathe. Other […]

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