Gabriel Nyoni’s second-half goal sealed a vital 2-1 win for Highlanders as they beat a stubborn Black Rhinos at Barbourfields Stadium. Their first victory for the youngsters in their opening match of the season.

Godfrey Makaruse’s strike just after the break gave Bosso a lead going to the break.

Lot Chiunga levelled the scores just two minutes into the second half, and Gabriel Nyoni goal a minute later stole all three points for the Bulawayo giants.

At Mandava Stadium David Temwanjira’s second half was the difference as Shabanie Mine beat visiting Triangle United.

In the Harare derby Caps United drew nill all with Harare City.

Match Day 1 Sunday Results at a glance

Highlanders 2-1 Black Rhinos
Shabanie Mine 1-0 Triangle United
CAPS United 0-0 Harare City