No, Chimezie Kudu does not mean "Sidd Finch" in Hottentot. But, despite geographical obstacles, Chimezie is a very close relative of the fictional pitcher dreamed up by the late great George Plimpton in the April 1, 1985 issue of Sports Illustrated.
Rovell on Chimezie Kudu
Want to read the story that caused all the fuss? Here's Darren Rovell's "inside scoop" on Chimezie Kudu.