Kenyan teams begin race for championship
National Women Volleyball team playersfrom left Evelyne Makuto, Janet Wanja Jane Wacu and Praxcedes Agala after the morning workout at Kasarani on July 20 2013. And the men’s volleyball team coach Gideon Chenje says his charges are ‘well prepared’ to stage an assault on the World Championships African Zone H qualifiers. Kenya’s national volleyball teams will this evening begin their campaign for slots at the World Championships scheduled to take place in Italy.
The team has been pooled with Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia and North African bigwigs Egypt. We will take one match at a time,” said Agala, who also singled out Egypt as their main challengers.
The Kenyan squad arrived in Uganda’s Capital Kampala on Tuesday evening after a 12-hour road trip from Nairobi, and will kick-start their quest to win the Zone H qualifiers against Burundi at the Lugogo Stadium starting 5pm this evening. “Everything has been okay since our arrival and the weather here is similar to what we have been experiencing at home,” Chenje told the Daily Nation yesterday on phone from Kampala.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Daily Nation