Siblings Muktadir and Khaaliga to fly squash flag at Commonwealth Games – DAILY SPORT

Siblings Muktadir and Khaaliga to fly squash flag at Commonwealth Games – DAILY SPORT


Siblings Muktadir Niji and Khaaliqa Nimji will fly the Kenyan flag in Birmingham for the duration of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham starting on the 27th of July to the 8th of August 2022.

Khaaliqa states they have been coaching really hard due to the fact the commencing of the calendar year and are glad that they picked the two readily available tickets in Squash. Birmingham will be difficult since of facing environment course athletes in the competition.

“I imagine my brother Muqtadir, considering the fact that he is actively playing in Birmingham, he is actively playing with the environment class athletes and he is education with them every single day. So I believe his concentrations have gone up pretty a bit,” claimed Khaaliqa.

She additional that “for us we have also been participating in with each and every other  (in Kenya) and I have experienced the possibility to participate in with gentlemen, so I consider that has also upped my video game fairly a bit.”

Khaaliqa has played at 3 Commonwealth game titles, starting up with the 2010 Commonwealth Game titles in Birmingham though 12 many years previous.

“This time I have a probability of likely getting into the medal bracket. Certainly when I was 12 I was as well younger, that was much more of practical experience and exposure. But now that I am 24, I sense I can do a good deal superior,” she observed.

The workforce has been teaching, mixing a good deal of fitness schooling with health and fitness center and court sessions of a great deal of game titles. The crew has been coaching below coach Prince Mukuka Jr, a previous 8-time countrywide winner and Kenya number a single squash participant. Mukuka is doing work with coach Gakuo Ndirangu.

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