Nairobi - The national men’s and women’s hockey teams will start the Rio de Janeiro
Olympic Games qualification today when the World Hockey League One
Series starts at the City Park Stadium in the region.
Kenya will face Egypt, Tanzania and Ghana in the men’s event, while the women’s team will take on Tanzania and Ghana.
The event was originally scheduled to start on Tuesday, but Nigeria’s withdrawal from the tournament resulted in a delay.
The winners of the men’s and women’s events will advance to the round
two of the World League which will be held in South Africa and Uruguay
respectively in February.