Month: August 2019

Sharks Pursue Redemption as Amira Confronts the Giants

The Kenya Hockey Union last weekend ushered in the second leg of this season, with sensational confrontations between Strathmore Gladiators and Nairobi Simba as well as Wazalendo versus Police. As the latter half of the season kicks off, the hockey weekends are back. Part of the new goodies with the second leg is the launching …

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Things fall apart: Kenyan teams fall to Zimbabwe in matchday three

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualification dreams for the Kenyan sides seemed to be debilitated after both the Kenya Hockey men and women’s National teams failed to beat Zimbabwe in matchday three at the Hockey African Cup of Nations-Road To Tokyo 2020 in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The women’s team started off to a shocking 0-2 loss …

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Baptism of fire for Kenyan men as women hold Ghana

The Kenya Hockey men’s national team ‘Chui’ played to a disappointing 2-7 loss to Egypt in their second match at the African Cup of Nations- Road to Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers in Stellenbosch South Africa. Kenya faced a baptism of fire as Egypt got them unawares scoring three quickfire goals in the first seven minutes …

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Contrasting start for Kenyan teams at the Africa Cup of Nations Olympic qualifiers

The first day of the Africa Cup of Nations Road to Tokyo 2020 saw the Kenya National teams record contrasting starts in the first day of the competition at the Maties Hockey grounds in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The Kenya national women’s team ‘Tausi’ battled to narrowly beat Namibia 1-0 in their opening match. The Kenyan …

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Surprise Exclusions as Kenya Names Hockey Squad

The Kenya Hockey Union (KHU), yesterday, named the final list of men and ladies to form part of the official national squad representing Kenya in the Olympic qualifiers at Stellenbosch, South Africa. Released just a week before the event is set to commence, the list typifies a deliberate effort by the union to include newer …

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