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.