June 13, 2024

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Lionesses squad to World Rugby Challenger Series announced

Commenting on the team’s expectations, Mwanja said, “We are looking forward to a very exciting tournament in Chile. The girls know what we can achieve.”

Shujaa wind up Commonwealth Games campaign in seventh place

They trailed 0-10 at the break through tries from Jordan Edmunds and Harvey Elms before recovering to lead 12-10 through tries from Nelson Oyoo and Daniel Taabu with Tony Omondi adding a conversion before Kaleem Barreto and Ross McCann sunk Shujaa with late tries.

Shujaa through to Commonwealth quarters

It was a close match between the two sides, Alvin Otieno eventually putting Shujaa ahead with an converted try for a 5-0 lead at the break.

Shujaa stay in Commonwealth medal contention with massive win over Jamaica

Shujaa registered a second successive win to stay in medal contention in the rugby sevens competition at the Commonwealth Games with a comprehensive 45-0 victory over Jamaica in Pool D action at the Coventry Stadium on Friday 29 July 2022.

Shujaa silence Uganda in Commonwealth Games opener

Shujaa have began their Commonwealth Games rugby sevens campaign with a 27-14 victory over African champions Uganda.

Simbas drawn against USA, Hong Kong and Portugal in France 2023 qualification tournament

The Simbas missed out on automatic qualification after losing 36-0 to Namibia in the final of the Rugby Africa Cup on Sunday 10 July.

Oilers crowned National Sevens Circuit champions as Kabras triumph in Kakamega

The 17-12 result saw Oilers build an unassailable lead, eventually closing out the circuit on 113 points, six clear of KCB who eventually claimed third place with a 21-14 victory over Strathmore to accumulate 107 points

Oilers seeded first in Kakamega ahead of National Sevens Circuit finale

Current circuit leaders Menengai Oilers, fresh from winning the Prinsloo 7s last weekend in Nakuru are seeded first in Kakamega and play out of Pool A alongside Masinde Muliro, Nondescripts and Vihiga Granites.

Shujaa squad named for 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham

Nelson Oyoo skippers the team and is one of three survivors from the side that did duty at the 2018 Games in Gold Coast, Australia, the others being Willy Ambaka and Billy Odhiambo who makes his third consecutive Commonwealth Games squad, having first featured at the 2014 Games in Glasgow, Scotland.