Daniel Adongo


NAME Daniel Ojambo Adongo
Position Lock
Height 198cm
Weight 115kg
Date of Birth 12/10/1989
Place of Birth Nairobi, Kenya
Provincial Debut 2012: Counties Manakau
Provincial Caps 13
Provincial Points 0
Super Rugby Debut
Super Rugby Caps 0
Super Rugby Points 0
Test Debut
Test Caps 0
Test Points 0

In Kenya, Daniel Adongo played for Strathmore School and Kenya Harlequins junior team, before going on to play for Kenya’s U-18 and U-19 national teams. He was spotted by South African scouts at the 2006 Safari Sevens tournament, playing in the schools category. The next year he moved to the Natal Sharks academy, making his senior debut in the 2010 Vodacom Cup. At the end of 2011, he was signed by the Blue Bulls, but was released from his contract after 6 months to join New Zealand ITM Cup team Counties Manukau. He also played for Tuks in the 2012 Varsity Cup. Adongo joins the Southern Kings for the 2013 Super Rugby season.