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Coventry not seeking another term as IOC Athletes’ Commission chair

Despite being eligible to seek another four-year stint on the IOC Athletes' Commission, Zimbabwe Olympian Kirsty Coventry will not be standing for re-election to the body. The Olympic swimmer was elected as the Chair of the IOC Athletes' Commission during...

Zimbabwe Cheetahs head coach resigns

Not even a year after he was appointed as head coach of the Zimbabwe Cheetahs, Daniel Hondo has resigned from his post as the head coach of the Zimbabwe 7s. According to a press release from the Zimbabwe Rugby Union,...

Pazani officiating at the U-20 Barthés Trophy

Precious Pazani is officiating at the Rugby Africa U-20 Barthés Cup. Kenya. The tournament kicked off on Thursday and will end on the 3rd of July in Nairobi, Kenya. The Rugby Africa Barthés Cup is part of the African qualification...

Zimbabwe Rugby Union mourns its former President Frank Putterill dies

Former Zimbabwe Rugby Union ( ZRU ) President, Frank Putterill has died, Zimbabwe Rugby Union confirmed today. Frank succeeded Basil Foster-Jones in 1996 to become the 17th President of the Zimbabwe Rugby Union. He held the position from then until 1998...

Ndlovu replaces Gonye as Team Zimbabwe Chef de Mission to the Tokyo Olympic games

The Zimbabwe Olympic Committee Quadrennial General Meeting which saw Thabani Gonye running for the post of President unopposed looks like it has brought about some changes. Also, read Gonye to run unopposed for Zimbabwe Olympic Committee president Thabani Gonye who had...

Zimbabwe Cheetahs cleared to travel to France

Following the certain suspension of all sporting activities in the country to curb the spiking of Covid-19 cases, the Sports and Recreation Commission has cleared Zimbabwe Cheetahs the green light to travel to France. The national sevens rugby side will...

Ropafadzo Mudyah signed by Boland Women rugby team

Former Goromonzi High School girls rugby player Ropafadzo Mudyah has signed her first professional contract with the Boland Women rugby team. Ropafadzo started playing rugby at Goromonzi High leading the girl's rugby team to success at the Dairiboard Schools Rugby...

Zimbabwe drawn in Pool A for Olympic Games Rugby 7s Repechage

Zimbabwe Men's Sevens have been paired in Pool A alongside Samoa, Tonga, Ireland, and Mexico for June's World Rugby Sevens Repêchage in Monaco, as Daniel Hondo side bid to book their ticket to the Tokyo Olympic Games. The final qualification...

Gonye to run unopposed for Zimbabwe Olympic Committee president

Zimbabwe Olympic Committee Vice President Thabani Gonye will be running unopposed for the post of ZOC President during ZOC Board Elections scheduled for the 25th of April. Also, read Zimbabwe Olympic Committee to amend its constitution Gonye will be replacing Admire...

Sables technical team invites local players for Sables trials

The Sables Head Coach and technical team have sent an invite to all locally based players who wish to play for the Sables to attend the preliminary Sables Testing and training camp sessions. Hellenic Academy in Harare will host the...
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