Last Weekend sports review


By Edward Makuzva

As the Castle Lager premiership soccer league, match day 10 gathers momentum, last week Saturday, Harare football giants Dynamos locked horns with the defending champions FC Platinum at Mandava Stadium and the match ended 1 nil in favour of Dynamos courtesy goal from Jarrison Selemani.

Since his return to the glamour boys, Tonderai Ndiraya, has been talking of the need to revive the team and make them a force they were in domestic football.

Jarrison Selemani headed home what turned out to be the winner which was enough to condemn the champions to their first home defeat this season.

Dembare is now on nineth position with 14 points, while pure Platinum is on third position with 20 points.

Black Rhinos beat Herentials 2 goals to one in match played at National sports stadium.

Chauya chipembere” now on fifth position with 18 points, while Herentials is now on 15 position with nine points.

Manica Diamonds stars thrashed Yadah Fc at Gibbo stadium (Triangle) and the Mutare side is on seventh position with 15 points, and Yadah FC is on 17 positions with six points.

It was a bad day in the office for Hwange “Chipangano” as they were dismissed by the rampant Harare city football team and the match ended 3 nills in favour of the sunshine boys.

Chipangano now on 11th position with 13 points, while the sunshine boys are on position 10 with 13 points separated with a goal difference.

Mhondoro based Ngezi Platinum beat Bulawayo chiefs three goals to two in match played at Baobab Stadium in Mhondoro.

“Madamburo” affectionaly know by music lovers are now on position eighth with 15 points, while Bulawayo Chiefs is on position 18 with five points.

On Sunday, Bulawayo football giants, Highlanders got their second win of the season on the bounce with a deserved 2 nil victory over bogey side ZPC Kariba at Barbourfileds stadium.

Bosso goal minder Ariel Sibanda opened the floodgates from the spot in the 24th minute before Tinashe Rukanda put the icing on the cake in the 84 minute. The win also lifted Highlanders out of the relegation zone.

Boss now on position 14 with 11 points while “Kauya Katuruturu” ZPC Kariba is sixth position with 16 points.

At the National Sports Stadium, high riding Caps United were brought back to earth by Chicken Inn striker Clive Augusto, with a hat- trick to take his season tally to 11 goals from 10 matches.

The match ended three goals to one in favour of the “Gamecocks” in a match played at the giant National Sports Stadium.

Dominic Chungwa reduced the arrears for the green machine with the impressive win, the Gamecocks joined Makepekepe at the apex of the log leaders with 22 points.

Triangle United also beat Mushowani Stars two goals to one at Gibbo Stadium.

The Sugar- Sugar boys are now on 14 position with 11 points, while the Mushowani Stars are on 16 position with eight points.

Chapungu share the spoils with Telone one all. The wifi boys are on 12 position with 11 points, while the air force side are on fourth position with 18 points.

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