Kenya registers first win in Maputo

Kenya registers first win in Maputo

Kenya registers first win in Maputo

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The Kenya women basketball team on Wednesday registered their first win at the ongoing Afro basketball competition in Maputo defeating Cape Verde with a narrow margin in a tightly contested match that ended 64-63  (16-15, 17-09,06-16,14-13, 11-10) in favor of the Kenyan girls.

This was Kenya’s 5th match of group B having lost all their opening four matches to Cameroun, Nigeria, Angola and Mali respectively.

Hilda Indasi was the joint highest scorer in the match picking 21 points for Kenya same as Andrade Lushea who also had 21 points. Silalei Shani managed 15 points.

 Kenya will next play Zimbabwe in classification matches while Cape Verde will play Algeria.

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