Victory at last! Malkia Strikers swoop past Cameroon

Victory at last! Malkia Strikers swoop past Cameroon
Malkia Strikers celebrate the victory over Cameroon

Malkia Strikers finally registered their first win of the 2022 FIVB Women’s World Championship, defeating African rivals Cameroon 3-0 in sets of 25-20,27-25 and 25-19.

Malkia Strikers finally registered their first win of the 2022 FIVB Women’s World Championship, defeating African rivals Cameroon 3-0 in sets of 25-20,27-25 and 25-19.

The side had come into this side off the back of consecutive 0-3 defeats to Netherlands and Belgium in their opening Pool A fixtures.

The result sees Malkia Strikers now placed fourth in Pool A with three points ahead of their next clash against Italy on Thursday. 

Malkia Strikers Results

0-3 v Netherlands ( Friday 23 September)

0-3 v Belgium (Sunday 25 September)

3-0 v Cameroon (Tuesday 27 September)

Malkia Strikers Fixtures (EAT)

29 September: v Italy – 7.00pm

01 October: v Puerto Rico – 5.00pm

Malkia Strikers squad:

Left Attackers: Mercy Moim, Noel Murambi, Meldinah Sande, Veronica Adhiambo

Middle Blockers: Edith Mukuvilani, Gladies Ekaru, Lorine Chebet, Belinda Barasa

Setters: Emmaculate Nekesa, Veronica Kilabat

Opposite Attackers: Sharon Chepchumba, Everlyne Makuto

Libero: Agrippina Kundu, Yvonne Wavinya