Sport

Botswana clubs in a financial squeeze

Gaborone – The majority of Botswana’s top flight football clubs are battling to pay salaries, with high profile departures being the immediate outcome of the financial pinch. ...Read More

Zim, SA referees Lead battle against match-fixing

Harare – After being battered by match-fixing scandals in recent years, Zimbabwe and South Africa are now taking a leading role on the continent in combating this scourge with leading referees from the two countries recently turning down attempts to entice them to influence matches in the CAF Confederation Cup. ...Read More

The 48-team FIFA World Cup

The debate has been re-ignited again. There is talk of bringing forward the start of the 48-team FIFA World Cup to 2022 instead of 2026, as originally scheduled. There have been rumblings in the past against the idea, but objective analysis can reveal that this will be good business for the international federation, FIFA, in terms of greater ticketing revenue, broadcasting rights and sponsorship arrangements for the event. ...Read More

Morocco’s World Cup bid charm offensive rolls into southern Africa

Harare – Morocco’s bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, which will complete a remarkable decade in which the North African country would have bounced back from the humiliation of being banned from the Nations Cup to the glory of becoming only the second African country to stage global football’s greatest show, is now gathering momentum. ...Read More

Semenya steals club games show … as Southern African athletes flex their muscles

Harare – From Caster Semenya’s sensational double gold triumph, including smashing Zola Budd’s 25-year record, Akani Simbine’s storming performance to beat pre-race favourite Yohan Blake of Jamaica for the 100 metre gold to Isaac Makwala powering to victory in the 400 metres, Southern African athletes underlined their growing stature at the Commonwealth Games in Australia’s Gold Coast. ...Read More

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