Kenya men volleyball team withdrawn from Olympic Qualifiers

Kenya men volleyball  team withdrawn from Olympic Qualifiers

Kenya men volleyball team withdrawn from Olympic Qualifiers

The National men's volleyball team has been withdrawn from the Rio Olympic qualifiers to be held in Congo Brazaville. The team had been scheduled to depart Nairobi on Thursday for Brazzaville ahead of the games that start on 8th January.

Over twenty teams are taking part in the qualifiers  with only one team expected to book the qualifying slot for Rio Olympics later this year .

The teams that are expected to take part in the qualifiers include Algeria, Tunisia, Gambia, Cape Verde, Mali, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Ghana, Central Africa, Congo Brazzaville, Congo RDC, Cameroon, Gabon, Kenya, Egypt, Sudan, Uganda, Angola, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Madagascar.

The last men's qualifiers were held in Tunisia in 2012.

The women's edition of the Olympic qualifiers will be held in Cameroon.

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