Rugby Africa confirms Kenya as Barthes Cup host

Rugby Africa confirms Kenya as Barthes Cup host

The winner of this competition qualifies for the World Rugby Junior Trophy

Kenya in action at the 2019 World Ruby Junior Trophy in Brazil

Rugby Africa, the body manadated to govern rugby on the African continent has named Kenya has the host of the 2021 Barthes U20 Cup. The tournament will take place from 25th March to 4th April. 

Fall back dates for this round robin single tournament are in June.

The winner of this competition qualifies for the World Rugby Junior Trophy set for September this year.

Kenya are the defending champions, having defeated Namibia 21-18 during the 2019 tournament at the KCB Sports Club in Nairobi, earning them the sole African ticket to that year's World Rugby Junior Trophy in Brazil where they finished sixth overall.

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