Sport

League gears for resumption

THE Premier Soccer League (PSL) is now pushing for a September start for the 2020 season amidst the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic after top flight clubs were promised financial aid by the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa). Daily News

Zifa gives in!…PSL clubs to get US$5 000 each

AFTER consistent lobbying and pressure from the Daily News, Zifa yesterday finally passed a resolution to honour their promise of providing a bailout to top flight clubs as a relief package during this coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Daily News

All eyes on Zifa . . .with no sign of Covid-19 bailout for PSL yet  

AFTER many weeks of delays and dithering, the Zifa executive committee is expected to finally meet today to discuss the way forward regarding football’s bailout package to clubs and other affiliates. Daily News

Ruling on Banda case set for Friday

THE Zifa Appeals Committee will on Friday deliver their ruling on the condonation application made by the association in which the football mother body is seeking to overturn the acquittal of vice president Gift Banda. Daily News

Huge blow for gyms. . . strict operating times affecting business  

Gymnasium proprietors are counting the losses brought about by the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak on their businesses despite the government recently giving them a green light to resume operations. Daily News

Zim face Afcon points deduction

THE Warriors are on the verge of losing the three points they earned for the win against Zambia in a 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group H qualifier after Fifa gave Chipolopolo a 10-day ultimatum or face a ban from international competitions. Daily News

Boost for Mt Hampden girls teams  

FIRE Queens and Soweto Girls football teams, both based in the Mt Hampden area, at the weekend received a donation of footballs from Oracle Sport. Daily News

Fulton: Triathlon’s loyal servant

PAMELA Fulton has literally lived all her life on the triathlon track, first as an athlete and later as a development coach. Daily News

Zifa keeps psl clubs guessing . . . broke association fails to meet again 

THE proposed Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) board meeting which was expected to take place yesterday to discuss the coronavirus bailout relief for clubs failed to take place. Daily News

Gwasira pledges Rufaro support

RUFARO Stadium will soon have new and modern changing rooms that meet Fifa and Caf standards after former Lengthens FC director Beadle Gwasira pledged to help finance the development. Daily News

Herentals win Zifa appeal

HERENTALS have bounced back into the Premier Soccer League (PSL) after successfully appealing against their expulsion to the Zifa Appeals Committee. Daily News

PSL clubs at Zifa’s mercy  . . .  as government watches from a distance 

TOP flight clubs are eagerly awaiting the outcome of today’s Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) meeting after the government said it has no power to force the association to bail them out from the financial crisis caused by the coronavirus (Covid-19). Daily News