Recently the Japan team moved to the Group B at 2nd position. Their last match which was on 15 October against Iran team in which they are defeated by them by four points 38-34. It is a tough competition by the Iran team as they are only one team who steadily made ground on the International Stage in Kabaddi.
In the beginning Japan, Team consecutive win their 2 matches, by the fantastic efforts done by the captain Masayuki Shimokawa & Kazuhiro Takano also give their best effort. Captain Masayuki & Kazuhiro also give their best shot against Iran match but can’t defeat him they both scored 8 & 3 total points. This time, Japan has to win from Kenya to score high on point-table.
On the other hand, Kenya Team started the tournament on the brighter note after confirming a close victory over Poland, in this match at the last whistle Kenya had a six point lead as the scoreline was 54-48. In their match against Iran team, they short by five points & Iran sealed the victory by 33-28.
The Kenya is only to represent the continent of Africa at the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup. They make this team to show their hard work, to learn & performance. As we know that Africans have a natural gift for sports & athletics, so the team can credit themselves & coach how trained them for the big event. This team faced & overcome with the innumerable hurdles to get in the competition. The stage is set for him lets see her next performance against Japan team.
Both teams are going to give their best efforts to rank on the points table, this match going to be entertaining one. Let us see who will win the first match of both together Japan vs Kenya.
The squads of Kenya team are- David Mosambayi (Captain), Esau Otieno, John Muremwa, Mudibo Oguta, Elphas Otieno, Chrispine Oketch, Phelix Opana, Bonab Were, Isaac Ikigu, Julius Nyaduwa, Patrick Muvai, Humphery Lihanda, James Obilo, Odhiambo Haggai.
The squads of Japan team are:- Masayuki Shimokawa(Captain), Yosuke Sasaki, Yuten Kawate, Shota Miura, Etsuki Manita, Makota Sawazu, Terukazu Nitta, Masaki Hatakeyama, Takuya Kikuchi, Shingo Saito, Tetsuro Abe, Kazuhiro Takano, Akamitsu Kono, Yasushi Nakajo.
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