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BULAWAYO Christian League outfit Sangano Legends emerged victorious in a mid-season tournament played at the United College of Education during the recently ended public holidays.
The country celebrated Heroes and Defence Forces Days earlier in the week.
Sangano a�� the reigning champions a�� beat current league toppers Rising Stars in the finals by a goal to nil.
The Bulawayo Christian League is a 15-team league made up out of teams from various churches in the city.
Sangano Legends leader Timothy Mandidzadza was ecstatic over the outcome of the tourney.
a�?Obviously everyone is happy, everyone is excited. It was an explosive match. It is also a morale booster as we go into the final round of the season,a�? said Mandidzadza.
Meanwhile, the teams who had outstanding fixtures on the log managed to play their games on Sunday.
Log leaders Spirit Filled Ministries managed to baptise Assemblies United 11-0, surpassing Flying Stars to retain their position at the apex of the log.
Sangano had a 6-0 victory over St Patricks while Eagle Life beat Saints 2-1.
Eagle life massacred Grace Christian Church (GCC) 5-1 whereas Saints drew 2-2 against Assemblies.
Mid-season tournament results
Word of Life 0-1Sangano,Saints 0-3 Spirit Filled Ministries, Flying Stars 4-2 Eagle Life,Mpopoma Nazarene 2-0 GCC
Sangano 3-2 Mpopoma Nazerene, Flying Stars 1-1 Spirit Filled Ministries
Spirit Filled Ministries 0-1 Sangano Legends