Nairobi, Wednesday 9 May 2012
A 40 man Elgon Warriors, an East African select side featuring players from the Kenyan and Ugandan national teams has been named ahead of their fixtures against the visiting English Counties on Saturday 9 June and Saturday 16 in Kampala and Nairobi respectively.
The squad, which was selected after the recent Elgon Cup between Kenya and Uganda, features among others utility forward Dan Adongo who features for South African Super Rugby side Sharks,young Eden Agero, Humphrey Kayange, Collins Injera, long serving Ugandan international Alex Mubiru, Andrew Olweny to name but a few.
Kenyan Ham Onsando will coach the side with Yayiro Kasasa (Uganda) and Michael Otieno (Kenya) serving as his assistants while Wangila Simiyu will be team manager.
The squad is expected to be whittled down to 32 players after a build up match on Friday 1 June 2012.
Elgon Warriors Provisional Squad
Alex Mubiru, Anthony Kinene, Andrew Olweny, Bennon Kiiza, Brian Odong, Dennis Mulo, James Kimono, Jude Keremudu, Justin Kimono,Marvin Odongo, Matthias Ochwo, Matial Tchumkam, Michael Wokorach, Robert Seguya, Romano Ogwal, Ronald Adigas, Scott Oluoch, Solomon Mawanda, Steve Ogwete
Biko Adema, Chris Oduor, Collins Injera, Dan Adongo, David Ambunya, Dennis Muhanji, Eden Agero, Humphrey Kayange, Isaac Adimo, Joel Ng'ang'a, Lavin Asego, Lawrence Buyachi, Leslie Libasia, Peter Mutai, Nick Kirimi, Nick Baraza, Patrice Agunda, Ronnie Mwenesi,Tony Onyango, Vincent Mose, Wilson Kopondo
Head Coach: Ham Onsando, Assistant Coaches: Michael Otieno, Yayiro Kasasa, Team Manager: Wangila Simiyu
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