Richard Arthur Opentil, captain of Black Challenge, Ghana's amputee football team, after defeating Niger in the 2011 Cup of Africa Nations for Amputee Football (CANAF). (Clair MacDougall/Special to The Washington Times)

Richard Arthur Opentil, captain of Black Challenge, Ghana's amputee football team, after defeating Niger in the 2011 Cup of Africa Nations for Amputee Football (CANAF). (Clair MacDougall/Special to The Washington Times)