Tennis Association unveils Kenyan team for Commonwealth

The Kenya Table Tennis Association has unveiled a two-man team which will fly the country’s flag in the forthcoming Commonwealth Games scheduled for April 4-15 in Gold Coast, Australia.

KTTA chairman Andrew Mudibo said on Tuesday that Bryan Mutua, 19, and Sejal Thakkar, 42, will carry the country’s hopes for medals at the quadrennial Games but will first compete at the ITTF Africa Continental Cup World Cup Qualifier slated for the Kasarani Gymnasium in Nairobi from March 1-3.

Mutua, a product of KTTA’s “Tucheze Tebo” (Swahili for Let’s play TT) is one of the fastest rising…