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Mavuta shines for rising stars

A FINE attacking innings of 91 off 90 balls by Brandon Mavuta was the highlight of an otherwise hard-working innings of 275 by Rising Stars at Harare Sports Club yesterday, while Ernest Masuku led the Bulawayo Metropolitan Tuskers bowling attack with five good wickets. Tuskers have a particular incentive to win this match, as last month...
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