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HANDBALL: League champs Nairobi Water victorious

Nairobi Water Queens Mitchele Adhiambo celebrates a goal during the East and Central Africa Handball Championship match against KDF at Nyayo Gymnasium on Saturday, Nov 26, 2016. [PHOTO: JONAH ONYANGO/STANDARD]

National women handball league champions Nairobi Water and Maseseta NASA won the Victoria Open handball tournament, at Kenyatta Grounds over the weekend.

The Jack Sandan-coached side defeated Divas 21-16 in the final to lift their first title this season, while Maseseta NASA defeated NYS 32-23 in the men’s final. On their way to the final, Maseseta NASA defeated Maseno University 27-15, while NYS defeated Flickers 23-20 to book a slot in the final. —Rebecca Jebet

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