Kenyan rugby star makes history

By Bukola Kilasho

Daniel Adongo started his rugby career in South Africa when he went to school at the University of South Africa in 2007.. Photo: Kenyan Post

23 year old Kenyan rugby star Daniel Adongo has made history by becoming the first Kenyan to join an American national football league pro team.

Indianapolis Colts released a statement about the 6-foot-5, 257-pound player being signed by the club.

The club’s general manager, Ryan Grigson says ‘we are excited as an organisation of Daniel Adongo. He is an elite athlete and rising international rugby player, but he is an exceptional competitor. We look forward to watching his growth and development’.

Daniel Adongo started his rugby career in South Africa when he went to school at the University of South Africa in 2007.