In our focus on the upcoming Cosafa Cup in July 2013, we bring you a team profile on Kenya.
Kenya will be appearing in their first Cosafa Cup competition as a guest nation and will bring with them some East African flair.
The side are led by coach Adel Amrouche, a Belgian-born tactician who has been with the side since earlier this year.
The side have qualified for the African Nations Cup on five previous occasions, the last in 2004, but have never been past the first round.
They were beaten in the final of their regional CECAFA championship at the end of last year.
The national bowls league continued last weekend in Tsumeb, Walvis Bay and Swakopmund.
A total of 14 encounters took place over two days in the men’s, women’s and mixed categories.
Four clubs from Windhoek as well as one each from Swakopmund, Tsumeb and Walvis Bay are competing for the titles.
In the men’s league the top three teams all won their recent matches. Log leader Transnamib defeated Tsumeb 29-17 and later the players from the Oshikoto region also lost to Eros 16-20. Transnamib now has 15 points from six rounds, while Eros is third with 12 points.
The Brave Warriors are expected back home at 19h15 on Friday as preparations for the 2014 World Cup qualifier match against Nigeria on Wednesday evening at the Sam Nujoma Stadium gather momentum.
The Brave Warriors played to a promising goalless draw against Malawi on Wednesday afternoon at the Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre and on Thursday afternoon left Malawi for Ethiopia before connecting to Johannesburg on Friday morning.
The Bank Windhoek National Fistball league will resume on Saturday, June 8 after a two-month break.
The teams of the National A league and the National B league will meet in the third round of matches at the SKW Fistball fields in Windhoek. The games start at 08h30.
The reigning champions, SKW 1 will be back in full force after playing the last games without veteran spiker, Michael Baas.
The team is currently in second place on the Bank Windhoek National A league log.
Namibia will be represented in this year’s Put Foot Rally covering 8 000km through five Southern African states from Cape Town to Tofu, Mozambique.
The Kübel Crew is one of two Namibian teams participating in this year’s Rally.
The team consists of Windhoek school friends Tim Wucher, Daniel Theil and Oliver Pieters who after studying abroad and are now embarking on this unique adventure through Southern Africa.