Fresh from winning the Kip Keino Classic, the World Athletics Continental gold tour, Africa’s 100m record holder Ferdinand Omurwa Omanyala will miss the Commonwealth Games trials set for this weekend at the Kasarani stadium.
Omanyala, will be heading to Italy to compete at the Castiglione della Pescaia International Meeting set for Sunday.
Despite missing the trials, the national 100m record holder will get a wild card for the ueens Games.
After Italy show, Omanyala is set to compete at the Ostrava Golden Spike, the World Athletics Continental Golf Tour event on May 31 in the Czech Republic.
Omanyala will then return to the country to prepare for the Africa Senior Athletics Championships programmed from June 8 to 12 at Cote d’Or National Sports Complex, Reduit, Mauritius.