President Uhuru, DP Ruto and Raila congratulate Kenya 7s team

President Uhuru, DP Ruto and Raila congratulate Kenya 7s team

President Uhuru, DP Ruto and Raila congratulate Kenya 7s team

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President Uhuru Kenyatta has congratulated the National Sevens team for their historic maiden Main Cup title win at the Singapore Sevens on Sunday.

The President on his Facebook Page wrote "Join me in congratulating the Kenya Sevens Rugby Team on their remarkable win against Fiji in the Singapore Sevens Cup rugby final. You've done Kenya Proud."

"You have made us proud, our star continues to shine as a powerhouse in sports. A brilliant, confident and powerful effort has earned Team Kenya a richly deserved victory"

His Deputy William Ruto also congratulated the team.

"Congratulations ‪#‎Kenya7s for making history by winning the first ever World Series Cup title at the 2016 ‪#‎Singapore7s. As our sports ambassadors, you always make Kenya shine and proud,",Wrote William Ruto.

Former Prime Minister and Cord leader, Raila Odinga was also full of praise of the gallant Kenyan team.

"I congratulate the Kenya Rugby Shujaa team for the outstanding performance at the HSBC Singapore Rugby Sevens Cup. Flying the Kenyan flag high and proud!"

The Kenya 7's rugby team made history on Sunday after winning their first Main Cup  title of the HSBC World Rugby series with a  30-07 win over  number one team in the world Fiji.

The team saw off Argentina 15-12 in the Semis after thrashing France 28-7 in the Quarter final.

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