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Zambia stronger now – Renard

AFRICAN champions coach, Herve Renard, says the Chipolopolo are better prepared compared to last year as they bid to retain their trophy when the Africa Cup of Nations tournament kicks off at the weekend in South Africa. And the Football … read more »

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Chipolopolo boys intensify training

AFRICAN Champions Zambia have intensified training ahead of the 2013 African Cup of Nations finals that gets underway at the weekend with the Chipolopolo not letting a heavy downpour interfere with their preparations in South Africa. While hosts South Africa … read more »

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Zambia face Norway in final AFCON warm-up

WITH an eye on defending the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title, champions Zambia will today hope to sign off on high for the continental showpiece when the Chipolopolo face Norway in a historic international friendly match at the Levy … read more »

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Reeve improves at Dakar Rally

ZAMBIA’S top rider David  Reeve moved up to sixth in the rookie standings and 40th overall after the fifth stage of the 2013 Dakar Rally in Peru on Wednesday. Despite a fall on a hill during the 136-kilometre race where Frenchman … read more »

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Atlas Lions hold Chipolopolo

THE Atlas Lions Morocco yesterday held African Champions Zambia to a barren draw in a preparatory match played in South Africa as Chipolopolo coach Herve Renard dropped three players to make the final 23-man AFCON squad. The Frenchman  dropped clubless and charismatic … read more »

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Mayuka in as squad faces Atlas Lions

CHIPOLOPOLO coach Herve Renard will today have the leverage of fielding his strongest-possible squad against Morocco in the second practice match following the arrival of England-domiciled striker, Emmanuel Mayuka at the African champions’ training base yesterday. The arrival of Mayuka … read more »

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Kakonje dropped from AFCON squad

CHIPOLOPOLO second-choice goalkeeper, Kalililo Kakonje has been dropped from the Zambia soccer squad currently preparing for this month’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in South Africa. Delegation leader, Pivoty Simwanza, who confirmed the development from Johannesburg yesterday, said Kakonje had … read more »

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Veep fetes Bauleni Zone Six stars

REPUBLICAN Vice-President Guy Scott and his wife Charlotte yesterday feted athletes from Bauleni who won medals during the 2012 Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Youth Games held in Lusaka. The Vice-President said yesterday that his gesture … read more »

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One woman in three Black women bleaches her skin…

South Africa is marketed to the world as Mandela’s rainbow nation, where everyone is proud of their race and heritage. But for some black South Africans there is such a thing as being too black. A recent study by the … read more »

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