× Sports Football Rugby Olympics Volleyball and Handball Cricket Boxing Golf Hockey Tennis Gossip & Rumours World Cup 2018 Basketball Athletics Sports Premier League Eliud Kipchoge Women in Sports Unique Sports Opinion Motorsport Videos Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×
SPORTS

Malkia Strikers captain Moim lauds Brazilian coaches

VOLLEYBALL AND HANDBALL By Rodgers Eshitemi | May 20th 2021
Malkia Strikers captain Mercy Moim in action [Courtesy]

Malkia Strikers captain Mercy Moim feels the presence of Brazilian coaches in the camp will help the national volleyball team perform well in the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Despite being drawn a tough Group ‘A’ alongside hosts Japan, Brazil, South Koream Serbia and the Dominican Republic, the attacker believes the African giants will cause an upset in Tokyo.“Our serving, blocking and defense techniques have now improved tremendously,” said Moim.

“Thanks to the supportive coaching by the visitors last month and I am sure this can only get better as we begin this phase of coaching now,” she added.  

The Luizomar de Moura-led coaches were seconded to Kenya by the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB).

Share this story
Hockey star Oburu raring to swing his way to golf glory
Seth Oburu, who is arguably the greatest hockey midfielder in perhaps Strathmore University’s modern history meets...
Why Kenyan boxers are winning medals once again
The BFK led by President Anthony ‘Jamal’ Ombok was elected into the office in 2019 and has since...
.
RECOMMENDED NEWS
Feedback