Nairobi to host regional postponed handball championships

Following the postponement of East, Central Africa Handball Club championships Kenya will still host the region championships.

The annual event, which was set to be held from November 1st to 9th 2020 in Nairobi were postponed due to coronavirus pandemic, has been moved to March.

Speaking to Daily Nation, East and Central Africa Handball Federation Secretary General, Charles Omondi said the guidelines on the resumption of sports issued last Friday by the Sports Cabinet Secretary, Amina Mohamed,  clubs will not be ready for the event.

Handball is among the contact sport that remains suspended for fear of spread of Covid-19.

Kenya last hosted the championships in 2016 at the Nyayo National Stadium. Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and Nairobi Water Queens won the men’s and women’s titles.

Source: Daily Nation

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