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Outstanding Kenyan sportsmen in the diaspora

Kenyan Ice Hockey ace Johnny Oduya is two time NHL champion

The Chicago Black hawks won the 2015 NHL championship also known as the Stanley cup. They did so by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 7 game series. The NHL is the most competitive Ice Hockey league in the … Continue reading

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Carvin Nkanata: Kenya’s new sprinting phenom

On May 11 2013, Carvin Nkanata ran his way into the record books. In the ECAC/IC4A athletics meet Princeton, New Jersey, Nkanata won the 200m race in a time of 20.32, a new Kenyan record, eclipsing the previous mark of 20.43 … Continue reading

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Marion Githegi: Guard with supreme court vision

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Daniel Adongo: powerful and pacy rugby player

Daniel Adongo is a rugby union forward. He is versatile, equally capable of playing at Lock, flanker or number 8 and even has the pace to play on the wing. He has played in the in the Currie Cup, South Africa’s … Continue reading

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Omondi Amoke: Explosive basketball player

Omondi Amoke is a versatile college basketball player who is well known for his freakish athleticism, his superior strength and his ability to hussle. He is Six foot seven inches and weighs 225 pounds of pure muscle. As of 2012 … Continue reading

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Martin Olsson: Premier League defender

Martin  Olsson is a footballer of Swedish and Kenyan extraction. As of 2012, he was playing in the English premier league for Blackburn Rovers. Martin Tony Waikwa Olsson was born on May 17 1988 to a Swedish Father and a … Continue reading

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Robert Nyakundi: 3 point specialist

Robert Nyakundi was a standout basketball player for Southern Methodist University in the years between 2008 and 2012.  At 6 foot 8 inches and with an incredibly sharp shooting touch, Nyakundi was a standout player for SMU. During his time … Continue reading

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Gerald Arasa: First Kenyan to play in premiership rugby

In 2001, the 21 year old Gerald Arasa became the first Kenyan ever to play in a top tier rugby Union league when he joined top English side Saracens RFC of London. Aside from the French League, the English premiership … Continue reading

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Johnny Oduya: Ice Hockey Ace

Johnny Oduya is an Ice-Hockey defense-man. As of 2012, he plays for the Chicago BlackHawks in the National Hockey league, the topmost Ice Hockey league on the globe. He also represented Sweden in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Oduya’s father was … Continue reading

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