May 20, 2024

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Brave Malkia Strikers lose to Italy

The  Malkia Strikers had come into this match on a high, having silenced African rivals Cameroon 3-0 on Tuesday and indeed gave everything against an Italy side who coasted to a fourth win on the trot in the pool.

Springboks win not enough as All Blacks clinch Rugby Championship title

“It’s tough but we’ll never take a win for granted,” Springboks captain Siya Kolisi said. “We knew they were never going to back down. We wish we could have done it (clinch the title), but just grateful to get the win in the end.”

New Zealand crush Australia to set up dramatic Rugby Championship finish

The All Blacks victory means the Springboks will also need to secure a bonus point and beat Argentina by 40 points in the final match of the championship in Durban to take the title back to South Africa.

Safari 7s returns to the RFUEA this October

The Safari 7s was played every year at the RFUEA Ground since its inception 1996 until 2010 before moving to the Nyayo National Stadium for the 2011 and 2012 editions.

Former Shujaa stalwarts Amonde, Ouma to feature in Rugby Tens Championship

Amonde, who retired from Shujaa in 2021, played at the 2013 and 2018 Rugby World Cup 7s, and was the captain when Kenya won its maiden World Sevens Series title at the 2016 Singapore Sevens. He is a two time Olympian (2016 & 2020).

Odera names provisional Simbas squad for final RWC 2023 qualification tournament

With the exception of winger Derrick Ashiundu and prop Ian Njenga who are recuperating after sustaining long term injuries, Odera has kept the core of the squad that did duty at the Currie Cup First Division tournament in South Africa and the Rugby Africa Cup in Marseille, France in July this year.

New Zealand retain Bledisloe Cup with contentious victory over Australia

New Zealand snatched a controversial win over Australia as Jordie Barrett's 81st-minute try put them in pole position in the Rugby Championship.

Argentina end Shujaa's RWC 7s title hopes

Shujaa were eliminated from cup contention at the Rugby World Cup 7s action, going down 22-7 to Argentina in round of 16 action at the Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa on Friday 9 September 2022.

Shujaa advance to round of 16 at Rugby World Cup 7s

Speaking after the match, Ambaka said, “I’m coming back from injury and I’m just happy to represent the country in the World Cup. “We executed well, got the three tries. We were also a little bit rusty. That is expected in the first game and we just hope to polish up in the next game.