Rising COVID cases in Brazil halt Malkia Strikers training trip
Mercy Moim in past action against Argentina
The Malkia Strikers pre-Olympic training camp in Brazil has been called off.
The team was expected to travel to Brazil this weekend for a six week residential training camp.
However, this will not happen following guidance from the Kenyan health ministry who advised against travel to the South American country which currently experiencing a surge community transmissions of COVID19.
Waithaka Kioni, the Kenya Volleyball Federation President said, "In light of the circumstances I have briefed the team this morning and the situation is well understood."
Malkia Strikers are bracing for their first Olympic appearance since 2004.