10 Aug, 2011.. Five Kenya Police players are amongst eight axed from the mens national hockey team preparing for the 2012 Olympic games Africa Qualifiers due September 3rd in Zimbabwe.
Midfielders Godfrey Wakachunga, Felix Okoth and striker Moses Cheplait, Brian Saina (defender) and Duke Ombagi (goalkeeper) were dropped when the team was trimmed down to 21 players.
Police now remain with 3 players in the team. They are Francis Kayieko (goalkeeper), mid-fielders Willis Okeyo and Paul Birir.
Also dropped from the team are Tony Nyikuri of Greensharks, Francis Eshikuri of Strathmore and Gordon Owuor of KCA-U.
Strathmore make the bulk of the team with 11 players.