SA-based Warriors up for Zimbabwe Sports Awards

Zimbabwe striker Khama Billiat will be a key figure for South African club Kaizer Chiefs in a CAF Confederation Cup play-off against Zesco United of Zambia in Soweto this Saturday. AFP/KHALED DESOUKI

Zimbabwe striker Khama Billiat will be a key figure for South African club Kaizer Chiefs in a CAF Confederation Cup play-off against Zesco United of Zambia in Soweto this Saturday. AFP/KHALED DESOUKI

Kaizer Chiefs forward Khama Billiat will compete with Orlando Pirates’ Kudakwashe Mahachi and Nyasha Munetsi, as well as AmaZulu winger Talent Chawapiwa will compete for the Peter Ndlovu SA Based Footballer of the Year Award.

SuperSport United coach Kaitano Tembo is up for the Sports Personality of the Year.

He will face competition from rugby players Tapiwa Mafura and Stephen Bhasera and MMA fighter Themba Gorimbo.

Tembo was nominated for the 2019 Zimbabwe Achievers Awards.

Tembo was nominated for his role in helping United last season as an interim coach and being part of the technical team that help the club reach the Caf Confederation Cup final.

Nominees:

The Peter Ndlovu SA Based Footballer of the Year Award:

Khama Billiat- Kaizer Chief Football Club

Kudakwashe Mahachi –Orlando Pirates Football Club

Nyasha Munetsi- Orlando Pirates Football Club

Talent Chawapiwa –Amazulu Football Club Tapuwa Kapini-Highlands Park Football Club

Sports Personality Award:

Tapiwa Mafura- Cheetahs Rugby

Kaitano Tembo- Supersport FC Coach

Themba Gorimbo- MMA Fighter

Stephen Bhasera- Golden Lions Rugby

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