Kenya, Rwanda fall in world beach volleyball opener

Kenya, Rwanda fall in world beach volleyball opener

Kenya, Rwanda fall in world beach volleyball opener

Naomi Too in action during their opening match against Brazil in Vienna / Photo courtesy of FIVB

Kenyan duo of Gaudencia Makokha and Naomi Too on Saturday lost their world beach Volleyball championships opener 0 - 2 (7 - 21 & 8 - 21 ) to Brazil as the world games started in Vienna Austria.

The Kenyan duo has been drawn in Pool C alongside Brazil , Canada and Netherlands  with their second match coming on Sunday against Netherlands duo of Meppelink and Van Gestel.

Gaudencia and Too return to the world beach volleyball scene after their U-23 experience in Poland in 2013 placed them 25th. 

Rwanda's duo of  Charlotte Nzayisenga and Denise Mutatsimpundu lost 21-10 21-11 to USA duo of Hughes and Claes.

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