TANZANIAN representative in the 21st edition of Eotvos Cup International Volleyball tournament are in intensive training at the Mbalamwezi Beach Hotel in the city in readiness for event.
The annual tournament is set to start from August 18 to 22 this year in Debrecen, Hungary. Two top Tanzania players, David Neeke and Ford Edward have been invited by organisers Hungary Volleyball Federation to make their maiden appearance at the event.
Neeke told the ‘Daily News’ in the city yesterday that preparation is on top gear as they work hard to ensure they are fit for the tough challenge as they know they are going to meet top teams. He said that they are planning to travel to Hungary on August 16 ready for the tournament.
Neeke who plays professional volleyball in Kenya with Mombasa Prisons team, thanked Kigoma Volleyball Chairman, Hija Katobagura for supporting their maiden trip in Hungarian capital. “We would like to thank Katobagura for his tireless support, he gives us reasons to work hard ,” he said.