volleyball


Leonida Kasaya is one of the new players called up to the national team after an impressive performance. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Munala names three debutants for Zone V World championship qualifier

26/07/17 - Kenya’s Malkia Striker head coach Japheth Munala has named three debutants in the national women’s...  read more »

Familiar financial woes strikes beach volleyball

22/06/17 - The Kenya women's beach volleyball team is in danger of missing out on the World Championship to be held in Austria...  read more »

Catherine Mabwi has opted for early preparations. (SNA. File Photo)

FIVB introduce guidelines for World u-23 women's championship

17/06/17 - The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has introduced new structured guidelines in their rule book that...  read more »

A change in FIVB policy requiring teams to meet their own expenses has forced Kenya to withdraw from Grand Prix. (SNA. File Photo)

Colombia replaces 'broke' Kenya in Grand Prix

19/04/17 - Kenya has withdrawn from this year’s Federation of Internationale of Volleyball (FIVB) World Grand Prix set...  read more »

Kenya Prisons clinched bronze in Tunisia. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya Prisons clinch bronze by beating Al Ahly

16/04/17 - Kenya Prisons came back from a set down to beat record African champions Al Ahly of Egypt 3-2 (25-13, 10-25, 25-20,...  read more »

Changes by David Lung'aho were unable to steer Kenya Prisons to the final. (SNA. File Photo)

Hosts Carthage avoid lock-up by Kenya Prisons

15/04/17 - Kenya Prisons’ quest for a sixth continental title was dashed after crashing to a 1-3 (21-25, 13-25, 26-24,14-25)...  read more »

Kenya Pipeline coach Robert Munala and Margaret Indakala were outdone by David Lung'aho in Monastir, Tunisia).

Prisons lock up Kenya Pipeline in Monastir

13/04/17 - Five time champions Kenya Prisons recovered from a set down to overcome Kenya Pipeline 3-2 (13-25, 28-26, 25-19,...  read more »

Kenya Pipeline and Kenya Prisons renew their rivalry in Monastir, Tunisia. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Pipeline and Prisons rivalry in Monastir, Tunisia

12/04/17 - It will be all an all Kenya affair in the quarterfinal of the women’s African Volleyball Club championship...  read more »

David Lung'aho must steer Kenya Prisons past University of Zimbabwe to qualify for the quarter finals. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya Prisons lock Algeria's Bejaia

10/04/17 - Five time African champions Kenya Prisons enhanced their chances of qualifying for the quarterfinals after defeating...  read more »

Kenyas Pipeline captain Trizah Atuka was happy the team has settled after qualifying for the quarter final with one match to spare. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya Pipeline through to Africa Club championship quarters

09/04/17 - Kenya Pipeline stormed the quarter finals of the women's African Club Championship with a game to spare after a...  read more »

Blocker Wafula eyesight recovers, rejoins Prisons in training

24/02/17 - Kenya Prisons men's volleyball team blocker Saul Wafula has been given a clean bill of health and cleared to train...  read more »

Kenya Pipeline has a good mix of experienced and young players. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Munala confident ahead of 2017 season

25/01/17 - Kenya Pipeline head coach Japheth Munala believes his side can replicate and improve on the success of last season...  read more »

General Service Unit surrendered the men's title to Kenya Prisons while Kenya Pipeline retained the women's diadem. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya Pipeline retain title, Prisons dethrone GSU

29/11/16 - Kenya Pipeline retained the Kenya volleyball Federation women's national league while Kenya Prisons dethroned General...  read more »

Kenya Prisons savor a win in the past. They are one match away from winning this year's men's volletball title in Mombasa. (SNA. File Photo)

Prisons upset champs GSU, one match away from title

26/11/16 - Kenya Prisons men's volleyball club will need any win margin against Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) in their last...  read more »

Nairobi Water women's  volleyball team came to a cropper against Kenya Pipeline in Mombasa. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Oily Kenya Pipeline floats on Nairobi Water

25/11/16 - Kenya Volleyball Federation league men and women's defending champions, General Service Unit (GSU) and Kenya Pipeline...  read more »

Pauline Wafula who had not fully recovered from an ankle injury came back to lead the team against Rwanda. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya beat Rwanda, qualifies for world championship

27/10/16 - Kenya were made to work as they overcame Rwanda 3-1 (25-23, 23-25, 25-22, 25-19) on Thursday  when the 2016...  read more »

Catherine Mabwi has a tricky assignment against Rwanda which is coached by a former Kenya captain and player Paul Bitok. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Mabwi: Loss to Egypt put us in a tough situation, must beat Rwanda

26/10/16 - Kenya will face Rwanda on Thursday in a must win volleyball encounter of the 2016 women's U-23 African Nations...  read more »

National team left attacker Yvonne Wavinya with the ball during their  match against Senegal on Tuesday Safaricom Indoor Arena. (Photo by Ronnie Evans)

Senegal win gives Kenya momentum to face Rwanda

25/10/16 - Kenya bounced back from the loss to Egypt with a resounding 3-0 (25-17, 25-7, 25-8) straight sets victory over...  read more »

National volleyball team players Beldine Akinyi, Edna Mwombe and Yvonne Sinaida during their warm up for the match against Botswana on Sunday. (Photo by Ronnie Evans)

Mabwi disappointed by loss to Egypt

24/10/16 - Kenya lost ground by going down 1-3 (25-18, 23-25, 20-25, 18-25)  to Egypt in their 2016 women's under-23...  read more »

Catherine Mabwi plans a fast-paced match against Egypt after Kenya overcame a stubborn Botswana 3-0 in their opening match. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya overcome stubborn Botswana

23/10/16 - Kenya overcame a stubborn Botswana in straight sets, 3-0 (25-14, 31-29, 25-20) in their opening match of their...  read more »