Impala Saracens has announced the sudden death of fullback Richard Sidindi.
According to Impala, Sidindi died in the morning of Monday Feb 25, 2019 in Nairobi.
"The unfortunate incident happened this morning of 25th Feb 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya, while on a routine swimming exercise where is suspected to have drowned," said Impala.
Sidindi played as a fullback at Impala where he joined in 2011 St.Mary's Yala. He schooled at Maseno Univeristy.
His last game was a Kenya Cup defeat to KCB on Sat Feb 16.
KRU said "The Kenya Rugby Fraternity is saddened by the untimely demise of one of our very own Sidindi Akoth. An Impala Saracens player who passed away this morning. We send our heartfelt condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time. #RIPJadha"