Warriors legend Bruce Grobbelaar will receive the Lifetime Achievement award at this year’s edition of the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards-UK.
The former Liverpool goalkeeper will be honoured with the award along with other prominent personalities including Marshall Gore of Team Zimbabwe UK (TZUK).
Marvelous Nakamba has been nominated for the Sports Personality of the Year award.
The Aston Villa midfielder will be up against Ipswich Town’s player Zanda Siziba as well as football referee Farai Hallam. Ireland-based forward Prince Mutswunguma, who plays for Waterford FC, and professional cricketer Tawanda Muyeye, are also among the nominees.
In the Junior Sports Personality of the Year category, Sunderland defender Ethan Kachosa and Leicester City youngster Tawanda Maswanhise are going head-to-head. Alois Bunjira Jr, who is on a football scholarship in the UK, nine-year-old Chelsea Academy striker Josh Masara and squash player Ryan Gwidzima complete the list of the nominees.
The winners will be announced at a virtual event at The Mayfair Hotel in London on 11 September.
Here is the list of nominees in sport categories.
Male Sports Personality
Young/junior sports personalities
Tawanda Jethro Maswanhise
Female Sports Personality