Kenya Sevens Head Coach Benjamin Ayimba has named an 18-man training squad to prepare for the Sevens Rugby Competition at August’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Sammy Oliech, Nelson Oyoo and Frank Wanyama who broke through the ranks to feature prominently during the recently concluded 2015/16 HSBC Sevens World Series make the training squad alongside Kabras Sugar’s Brian Tanga.
Bush Mwale, Oscar Ouma and Biko Adema who missed the final rounds of the series also make the 18 as do regulars Andrew Amonde and record try scorer Collins Injera among others.
The squad will be whittled down to the final 12 man travelling party closer to the games.
Olympics Training Squad
Augustine Lugonzo, Collins Injera, Willy Ambaka, Andrew Amonde,Nelson Oyoo, Oscar Ayodi, Humphrey Kayange, Sammy Oliech,Frank Wanyama, Alvin Otieno, Biko Adema, Oscar Ouma, Billy Odhiambo,Jeff Oluoch, Leonard Mugaisi, Brian Tanga, Bush Mwale, Dennis Ombachi
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