BAZ appoints coaches for national teams

By Larry Trusida Sport Editor THE Basketball Union of Zimbabwe has appointed substantive coaches for all national teams from juniors up to senior level. The Basketball Union of Zimbabwe has…

Russell Westbrook: Washington Wizards point guard breaks triple-doubles NBA record

Washington Wizards point guard Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s NBA record for the most career triple-doubles in his side’s defeat by the Atlanta Hawks on Monday. Westbrook reached double digits…

Tokyo tightening virus measures nearly 100 days before Olympics

Aljazeera – Japan’s government has approved tighter coronavirus measures for the capital, weeks after lifting a state of emergency and with just more than 100 days until the postponed Tokyo…

Harare Basketball Association prepares for resumption of action

By Skilder Makona The Harare Basketball Association has hit the ground running by putting in place safety measures as they prepare for the resumption of the sport. While many sports…

The story of Zim’s female athletes

By Lawrence Trusida Zimbabwe’s gold medals at the Olympics have all come from women’s sport, with the current exploits of some of the young women in sport giving hope for…

AfroBasket qualifiers preparations hit hard by COVID-19

By ZBC Reporter THE Basketball Union of Zimbabwe’s preparations for the 2021 AfroBasket qualifiers have suffered a knock with the sport yet to be given the green-light by government. With…

LeBron James laughs off Trump’s criticism of NBA players taking a knee

NBA star LeBron James says the league won’t miss Donald Trump’s viewership after the US President criticized players for kneeling during the national anthem. Following the deaths of George Floyd…

HBA still to decide on Hornets & Foxes disputed match

By ZBC Reporter THE Harare Basketball Association disciplinary committee is delaying giving the final verdict on the disputed match between defending champions, Harare City Hornets and Foxes played in December…

Michael Jordan: NBA legend to donate $100m to racial equality fight

MICHAEL Jordan says he will donate $100m (£78m) to groups fighting for racial equality and social justice. The NBA legend said in a statement that he and his Jordan Brand…

NBA: Disney World Resort set to host rest of 2020 season

THE rest of the NBA season is set to be played at Florida’s Disney World Resort from 31 July. The season was suspended on 11 March because of coronavirus measures.…