Basketball team takes on high altitude drills

Kenya national basketball team players assemble at Ngong Hills for high altitude training on July 12, 2019. The team is preparing for the Africa Cup of Nations championships to be held in Bamako, Mali, from next week. PHOTO | PHILIP ONYANGO |

What you need to know:

  • It will be Kenya’s first appearance at the continental finals and Kenya Basketball Federation chairman Paul Otula is confident the team will give a good account of themselves in Bamako.
  • The teams will on Saturday be treated to a thanksgiving dinner by sponsors MadGoat at Nairobi’s Carnivore Restaurant.

With the Africa Cup of Nations men’s basketball finals beckoning in Mali next month, the Kenya national team has stepped up training with high altitude sessions at Ngong Hills.


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