Kudakwashe Basopo, Mighty Warriors striker, is one of the players who scored for Zimbabwe at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Playing and scoring at the global stage has left the player confident and empowered to achieve big things on and off the field of play. She loves football and believes she is the Christian Ronaldo (CR7) of the national women’s team. She loves posing for photos and would do anything to let out the talented CR7 in her.
‘Sportswomanship demystified’ is a series of profiles and photos by Her Zimbabwe and Sports Journalist/photographer, Grace Chirumanzu in support and solidarity for the Mighty Warriors ahead of the 2016 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON). It celebrates Zimbabwe’s Mighty warriors as women of strength, who know no boundaries and limits. They have persisted despite all challenges they have faced, and deserve all the support they can get. Go Mighty Warriors!
All images by Grace Chirumanzu