A ZAMBIAN doctor has died in tragic cricumstances during a World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Ghana when Nigerian fans rioted after their team’s failure to qualify for Qatar.

Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari and Red Bull are in “another league” to Mercedes ahead of Sunday’s season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix. Hamilton qualified fifth on Saturday, with Ferrari and Red Bull occupying the front two rows as Charles Leclerc beat Max Verstappen to pole, while the other Silver Arrow of George Russell was down in ninth. […]

British sprinter Daryll Neita says she felt UK Athletics “blackmailed” athletes in removing funding from those who did not cut ties with Rana Reider. US coach Reider is the subject of an investigation into multiple complaints of sexual misconduct against him. Neita left the Florida training group to join Italian Marco Airale in Padua. UK […]

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said his team cannot show any self-pity amid off-field turmoil and that they have a responsibility towards behind-the-scenes staff to remain focused during the club’s impending sale. European champions Chelsea were initially put up for sale by owner Roman Abramovich following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine before sanctions were imposed on the […]

By MICHAEL MIYOBA ZAMBIA’S national soccer team will today launch its preparations for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with an international friendly match against the distressed Iraqi national soccer team at Medina Stadium in Baghdad. It will be the first time in history that the Chipolopolo and the Lions of Mesopotamia will be […]

MICHAEL MIYOBA writes  @SunZambian  GOVERNMENT has called on the corporate world to help fund the World Boxing Council Super Bantam Weight title fight involving former World Bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri and Zimbabwean boxer Kudakwashe Chiwandire. Chiwandire, a former kick boxing champion and soccer player, is taking part in the biggest boxing bout ever by a […]

Zesco United sign up Miguel AARON MUBANGA writes @SunZambian ZESCO United have quickly found a replacement for ex-striker Jesse Were with the signing of Angolan-born striker Pedro Miguel from second division side Trident FC. The 25-year-old striker replaces the 32-year-old Kenyan who left Zesco on 30 December after five years at the Ndola giants where […]

Leopard Girls volleyball team head to Mozambique. THERE will be an equal distribution of funds meant for all sports disciplines, Zambia Correctional Service Commissioner General, Fredrick Chilukutu has said. The Commissioner General said this through his Deputy Kuyomba Bwalya during a send off address to the Leopards Girls Volleyball team at Service Headquarters in Kabwe […]

Kansanshi Dynamos chase for Were MICHAEL MIYOBA writes @SunZambian AFTER Zesco United broke the shocking news about their living legend, Jesse Were leaving the club after spending five seasons in Ndola and scoring over 100 goals in the process, a number of Zambian clubs have expressed interest to sign the Kenyan international. Kitwe giants, Nkana […]

IRAN WOMEN’S GOALKEEPER DENIES CLAIM SHE IS A MAN ‘I am a woman. This is bullying’: Iran women’s goalkeeper denies claim she is a MAN and says she will sue the Jordanian FA after they demanded a ‘gender verification check’ following two penalty saves The goalkeeper for the Iranian women’s football team has vowed to […]

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