basket ball 14-09-10.jpg The much awaited commencement of the Harare Basketball League finally comes to fruition with a full programme of fixtures lined up at Richwood, Dzivarasekwa and Mabvuku.

After finally resolving a conflict that had seen a split in Harare basketball, it will be a weekend of excitement for the sport’s fans in Harare as the basketball league kicks off.

Harare Basketball Association spokesperson, Carlos Munda, who is excited at the prospect of all teams coming together after resolving their differences, urged local basketball fans to witness what promises to be some exciting action.

Action roars into life at Richwood Park on Saturday with Ladies Association set to clash with Las Models, before JBC lock horns with Trail Blazers.

Mbare Heat and Pistons will conclude action on the women’s scene.

On the men’s arena, Assasins and Jammers will get the ball rolling before Cheetahs and Gentlemen’s Association clash at 5 pm.


Trail Blazers play JBC at 18.30 pm before Mbare Heat and Pistons conclude Saturday’s action at Richwood Park.

Dzivarasekwa will on Sunday be a hive of activity with Raiderz and Hustlaz women curtain raising the encounter featuring their male sides.

In other matches on Sunday, Platinum Ballers and Siwela will battle for honours on the women’s arena in Mabvuku with Lakers and Sigauke set to conclude weekend basketball action.