Legends

Legends

Taking a Trip on the Chukwu Train: Reflecting on the Greatness of Raphael ChukwuTaking a Trip on the Chukwu Train: Reflecting on the Greatness of Raphael Chukwu
Taking a Trip on the Chukwu Train: Reflecting on the Greatness of Raphael Chukwu

A constant threat in the final third, Chukwu was a man-mountain who used his guile and agility to glide past defenders with relative ease. Simply put, Chukwu was a big man for the big occasions. Nicknamed ‘Chukwu Train’, the left-footed marksman had three spells with The Brazilians and remains an iconic figure ...

Jun 6, 2022 Edition 3
From the Stage to the Pitch: The Epic Journey of Esrom NyandoroFrom the Stage to the Pitch: The Epic Journey of Esrom Nyandoro
From the Stage to the Pitch: The Epic Journey of Esrom Nyandoro

The story of Esrom ‘Yellowman’ Nyandoro is a very interesting one. From travelling around the world as a performer in the theatre to sending his curriculum vitae via fax to Mamelodi Sundowns requesting a trial, the soft-spoken midfield combatant is a man of several talents. These days, the former Sundowns Captain ...

Jun 6, 2022 Edition 3
Tracking the Success of the Maputo Express − How Maria Mutola achieved Double DelightTracking the Success of the Maputo Express − How Maria Mutola achieved Double Delight
Tracking the Success of the Maputo Express − How Maria Mutola achieved Double Delight

What are the odds of achieving success in more than one sport? Well, not every athlete is an all-around competitor, and not every athlete has the mental fortitude to excel in more than one sporting code. Except if you are called, Maria de Lurdes Mutola.

Jun 6, 2022 Edition 3