Participants

Billy ODHIAMBO

Billy ODHIAMBO
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  07 Nov 1993
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  185
Weight (Kg):  95

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Men 8

Billy ODHIAMBO - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 10:15
Men Pool Round - Pool C
Canada
10
Kenya
26
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 14:17
Men Pool Round - Pool C
New Zealand
40
Kenya
7
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:27
Men Pool Round - Pool C
Kenya
47
Zambia
0
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 10:15
Men Placing 5-8
Australia
33
Kenya
5
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 13:11
Men Placing 7-8
Kenya
24
Wales
28
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 7

Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 11

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 12
2015/16 Various 7
2014/15 Various 13
2013/14 Various 7
2012/13 Various 5

Nickname: Billy the Kid ("The name came from our previous coach, Mike FRIDAY (ENG). He used to compare me with the notorious gun-slinger from the west.") (capitalfm.co.ke, 26 Nov 2013)
Education: Business information technology at Strathmore University, Nairobi, Kenya
Languages spoken: English
Coach

CLUB: Kevin MANBUA (KEN) (nation.co.ke, 23 Sep 2017)
NATIONAL: Innocent SIMIYU (KEN) (the-star.co.ke, 23 Sep 2017)


Injuries

Injured shoulder in September 2017, requiring surgery and sidelining him for four months. (allafrica.com, 22 Nov 2017)


National team: 2012 at the South Africa Sevens in Port Elizabeth
National league: National Sevens Circuit
Reason: "I started playing rugby in Form 2 in Maseno School. It was a popular sport, and apparently I fit in well." (capitalfm.co.ke, 26 Nov 2013)
Hero: Kenyan rugby sevens player, Collins INJERA. (strathmore.edu, 23 Jun 2014)
Influence: "My dad. He is so hard-working, kind and generous. He has been very supportive." (capitalfm.co.ke, 26 Nov 2013)
Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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