ADVERTISEMENT
UPDATE

Lionesses and Shujaa summon squads for their upcoming matches

Omondi and Muhati will make their debut in Dubai for Shujaa as Stella Wafula misses out on the Lionesses list due to an injury

Nelson Oyoo of Kenya scores a try during Canada 7S vs Kenya 7S, HSBC World Rugby Seven Series Bronze Final match at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton. On Sunday, 26 September 2021, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Ronnie Omondi and Bob Muhati who play for Mwamba and KCB respectively have been called up to the Shujaa squad by Damian McGrath.

ADVERTISEMENT

Omondi and Muhati will make their debut under McGrath in the second and third legs of the 2023 Sevens World Series in Dubai and Cape Town.

McGrath spoke shortly after unveiling his squad complementing Omondi and Muhati stating that they have been outstanding players recently.

He also added that Muhati will play at the front while Omondi will go straight into the back half of the squad.

  1. Nelson Oyoo (Nakuru,Captain)
  2. Johnstone Olindi (KCB)
  3. Daniel Taabu (Mwamba)
  4. Bob Muhati (KCB)
  5. George Ooro (Strathmore Leos)
  6. Ronald Omondi (Mwamba)
  7. Billy Odhiambo(Mwamba)
  8. Kevin Wekesa (Kabras Sugar)
  9. Anthony Omondi (Mwamba)
  10. Herman Humwa (Kenya Harlequin)
  11. Edmund Anya (Impala)
  12. Willy Ambaka
  13. Dennis Abukuse (Menengai Oilers)

It was noted that Vincent Onyala and Bush Mwale were absent from the squad and McGrath had an explanation for it.

Onyala has a season-ending injury while Mwale is dealing with personal issues as he will be working hence he won't be available during the upcoming training sessions.

Dennis Mwanja has also named his lionesses squad that will travel for the upcoming Dubai Sevens International Invitational Women’s Category from December 1-3 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

  1. Judith Auma (captain)
  2. Grace Okulu
  3. Terry Ayesa
  4. Sinaida Mokaya
  5. Phoebe Akinyi
  6. Sharon Auma
  7. Naomi Amuguni
  8. Leah Wambui
  9. Jean Bisela
  10. Diana Kemunto
  11. Christabel Lindo
  12. Ann Goretti

Mwanja added that Stella Wafula will miss the upcoming tournament because of an injury although they are monitoring her situation.

Thursday 1 December 2022

v Tunisia | 1.20 pm EAT

v South Africa Development | 3.40 pm EAT

Friday 2 December 2022

V France Development | 2.00 pm EAT

ADVERTISEMENT

More from category

Recommended articles

Tuwei calls for more events to be staged in grassroots in search of raw talent

Tuwei calls for more events to be staged in grassroots in search of raw talent

Police beat champions Butali to finish second in hockey league

Police beat champions Butali to finish second in hockey league

Leopards, Gor fire blanks in dull Mashemeji Derby

Leopards, Gor fire blanks in dull Mashemeji Derby

AFC Leopards aim to end seven-year drought against Gor Mahia

AFC Leopards aim to end seven-year drought against Gor Mahia

Kenya to host 2023 World Rugby Under-20 Trophy Championship

Kenya to host 2023 World Rugby Under-20 Trophy Championship

A clash of titans as AFC Leopards face Gor Mahia in Mashemeji Derby

A clash of titans as AFC Leopards face Gor Mahia in Mashemeji Derby

Are you well-informed about your favourite La Liga club?

Are you well-informed about your favourite La Liga club?

Local Creative Industry can aid in the fight against doping, says Korir

Local Creative Industry can aid in the fight against doping, says Korir

Achieng says winning LG/SJAK reward is great inspiration ahead of Belgium Championship

Achieng says winning LG/SJAK reward is great inspiration ahead of Belgium Championship

ADVERTISEMENT