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Chelsea have come from behind to beat Aston Villa 2-1 and all-but secure Champions League football this afternoon on a momentous day for veteran midfielder Frank Lampard. The tone for a fast-paced encounter was set after two minutes when Nathan Baker was cautioned for an over-zealous challenge on Juan Mata.┬áVilla looked dangerous in attack and […]

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Sir Alex Ferguson will step down as Manchester United manager at the end of the season after 26 years in charge. The Scot, 71, has won 38 trophies during his reign at Old Trafford and will now become a director and ambassador for the club. His haul includes 13 league titles, two Champions League crowns, […]

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Chelsea will travel to Old Trafford looking to cement their place in the top four of the Premier League. Having secured a place in the Europa League final on Thursday evening by overcoming Basel, Rafael Benitez’s men will be hoping to move a step closer to securing Champions League football for next season. United, who […]

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Chelsea has reached the Europa League final thanks to a 5-2 aggregate victory over Basel. A 3-1 win on the night at Stamford Bridge means that the Blues will face Benfica at the Amsterdam Arena on May 15. Basel took the lead on the night in first-half injury time when Mohamed Salah broke the offside […]

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The disaster occurred in the late evening of 27 April 1993 when a Zambian Air Force de Havilland Canada DHC-5D Buffalo (reg: AF-319) ditched into the Atlantic Ocean about 500 metres offshore from Libreville, Gabon. The flight was carrying most of the Zambian National Football team to a FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Senegal in […]

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By Sanford Chiwone We have us another thrilling weekend of sporting action. As major European leagues draw to a close attention should be poured to the local league which keeps getting better and this season we are in for a treat of goals. Double-headers as you know have been introduced and this weekend has mouthwatering […]

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By Sanford Chiwone What a sporting period we’ve had over the last couple of days, let us do a quick recap… In tennis, world number one Novak Djokovic won the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday as he prevented “the king of clay” Raphael Nadal from making it nine consecutive Monte Carlo titles. Nadal, unbeaten […]

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By Sanford Chiwone Tennis Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will meet in the final of the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters once again after both won through on Saturday. Defending champion Nadal prevailed 6-3 7-6(7-3) against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, while worldnumber one Djokovic beat Fabio Fognini 6-2 6-1to reach the decider. Nadal and Djokovic met in the 2012 […]

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Zambian striker Collins Mbesuma this evening, April 20, 2013 scored twice to secure 3-1 victory for his club Orlando Pirates against TP Mazembe of Congo DR in the first leg of the CAF Champions league match played in Johannesburg. The Pirates opened their first in second minute through Onyekachi Okonkwo. But TP Mazembe came in […]

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By Sanford Chiwone The F1 calendar is in Bahrain this weekend for the fourth race of the season amid its customary sandstorms and ongoing safety concerns. The race was cancelled in 2011 due to political protests in Bahrain while it was under threat again last year from human rights activists along with reported safety breaches. […]

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