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September 11, 2015 - 0 Comments

I MIGHT have been one of the many who were a bit skeptical about the recall of burly striker Collins Mbesuma or ‘King David’ as he fondly refers to himself to the Chipolopolo. Well, I...

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September 4, 2015 - 0 Comments

IT will indeed be embarrassing if the Chipolopolo lose to Kenya during this Sunday’s must-win Gabon 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group E qualifier away in Nairobi. The Chipolopolo have recently struggled to qualify...

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August 29, 2015 - 0 Comments

ATHLETES are always on the lookout for an easier way to achieve their goals to win that elusive trophy that every sportsperson desperately wants. Many invest in a new kit, right sports material and everything...

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August 28, 2015 - 0 Comments

I FEEL there is a serious human resource management crisis at the national team which seriously needs to be addressed sooner than later. The latest episode involving Jacob Mulenga should have been handled well unlike...

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August 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

TIME and again there have been calls for the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) to wean itself from the Premier League. Those who have been championing the separation of the two argue that an independent...

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August 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

By SHAPA WAKUNG’UMA – WHEN little Mathews Punza stepped on the mat at a tender age of six, no one knew he would be the ‘greatest thing’ in the Judo history of the Zambia Police....

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August 9, 2015 - 0 Comments

THE Government’s initiative to create a Sports Development Fund account is the right way to go for Zambian sports. This has come after several years of complaints from various sporting disciplines over a lack of...

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July 31, 2015 - 0 Comments

THREE years ago, January 21, 2012 to be precise, in a piece titled “Selective justice: Mayweather’s case” I discussed the issue of what I termed ‘selective justice’ surrounding undefeated (42-0, 26 Kos then) World Boxing...

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July 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

FOR some time now, I have been wondering why only a few Zambian players have been managing to clinch professional football deals abroad despite impressing the foreign clubs during trials. So this week I decided...

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July 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

EVERYBODY hates to lose. Everybody wants to win every game and as the race for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games for the boxers kick-starts next month, nothing but winning is all they will...

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