Victory on Sunday saw the Oilers recapture the league title after a five-year wait They emerged top of the round-robin playoffs with nine points, four ahead of KCB who finished runners up for the third year running.
Meanwhile, DCI head coach Daniel Bor has vowed to shake off the underdogs tag and create a new order in volleyball during the three-day playoffs.The Oilers won five successive league titles between 2013 and 2017 before that stranglehold was broken by rivals Kenya Prisons.
There had been great expectation the national women’s team would hold their own against the world’s best after weeks at a high-level camp in Brazil where they spent for over two monthsThe high-performance training program funded by the world volleyball governing body FIVB was meant to elevate the Ke...
The setter, who has established herself as the heir to former Malkia Strikers stars Jane Wacu and Janet Wanja, crossed over from rivals Kenya Pipeline as the Bankers seek to build a formidable force next season.
The Bankers lost the services of Opposite Attacker Sharon Jepchumba who joined Greece side Aris Thessaloniki back in October and Munala believes the void she left is still being felt.
Chege added that they will introduce a Division Two Men’s League this season after many years of running the top-tier league without promotion and relegation formats.
Also on the table is the new date for the women’s league playoffs following disruption after many players were selected to feature for the national team Malkia Strikers in Brazil and the Netherlands.
This is the first time the East African schools will be participating at the continental championship since it was launched in 2018.
The KCB star, who has previously turned out for the Kenya Volleyball Federation defending champions Kenya Prisons and former winners Kenya Pipeline, signed a six-month deal with the Greek A2 League club.Malkia Strikers head coach Paul Bitok encouraged more players to turn professional abroad in orde...
A win in the remaining two matches will be enough to send the nine-time African champions to the second round.