SA triathlete on road to recovery after chainsaw attack

2018-07-15 06:06

Not even a brutal assault with a chainsaw, in which he nearly lost his legs, can stop brave triathlete Mhlengi Gwala.

Long road to recovery ahead for SA triathlete after chainsaw attack

2018-03-09 22:00

Triathlete Mhlengi Gwala, who was brutally attacked with a chainsaw, has his heart set on competing in the Ironman 70.3 in January, but doctors have warned that his recovery could take time.

'I don't know why they would do something like that to me' – chainsaw attack triathlete speaks to News24

2018-03-08 13:10

A KwaZulu-Natal triathlete who was attacked with a chainsaw while training, says he will not focus on negative aspects, but make a full recovery instead and 'get back out there'.

SA triathlete severely injured in saw attack

2018-03-07 15:53

A top South African triathlete has been attacked while on a training session with assailants trying to cut his leg with a blunt saw.

Police investigate attempted murder case after chainsaw attack on triathlete

2018-03-07 10:01

KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating the attempted murder of a Durban triathlete, who was severely injured after three men used a chainsaw to try to saw off his legs.


Chainsaw attack: 'I started walking without crutches', says triathlete Mhlengi Gwala

2018-06-11 20:18

South African triathlete Mhlengi Gwala, who underwent leg surgery following a brutal chainsaw attack in Durban has started walking without crutches.

Gwala determined to recover from 'freak attack'

2018-03-08 17:00

After a successful operation to repair damage to his lower right leg following an attack while training, triathlete Mhlengi Gwala is focussed on his recovery.

South Africans open wallets to help triathlete injured in chainsaw attack

2018-03-08 07:46

A crowdfunding campaign has already raised more than R300 000 to help pay the medical expenses of triathlete Mhlengi Gwala, who was targeted by chainsaw-wielding attackers.

Chainsaw attack: 'They couldn't get through his bone' - training partner, friend of SA triathlete

2018-03-07 12:48

A friend and training partner of South African triathlete competitor Mhlengi Gwala, speculates jealousy was the motive after three men attempted to cut off Gwala's legs without robbing him.

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