June 13, 2024

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Simbas receive Ksh 10m boost ahead of Rugby World Cup qualifiers

The Kenya men’s fifteens national team, The Simbas, has received a boost of Ksh 10 million in sponsorship from Teita Sisal Estate through its lodge, The Hildana Lodge ahead of the Rugby Africa Cup which doubles up as the Rugby World Cup African qualifiers set for July 1st to July 12th 2022 in France.

McGrath warns that no one has a place guaranteed at Kenya 7s

"The team is not a closed book. I will be travelling for the Sevens Circuit to look out for more players. I know there are a lot of great players in Kenya and anyone who puts up their hand and puts up a good performance in the national circuit over the next few weeks and 12 months, we are always looking to have them in the team. It doesn't mean if you are in the team now you are in forever. They have to prove their worth,” the coach said.

Youngsters Madigu, Odongo, Wamalwa lead National Sevens Circuit scoring stats

As the National Sevens Circuit takes a break this weekend at its halfway point, Strathmore Leos’ Brunson Madigu and Daystar Falcons Patrick Odongo are tied at the top of the try scoring charts, both having landed 16 tries.

Simbas final 28 man squad named ahead of RWC 2023 qualifiers

Commenting on the squad selection, Odera said, “We are confident that we have struck the right balance between experience and youth, we’ve also struck the right balance between skills, we’ve struck the right balance between personalities and how the team gels together.”

National Sevens Circuit reaches halfway mark with champions KCB at the helm

National Sevens Circuit champions KCB returned to the top of the circuit standings after the third round in Mombasa.

Mwamba seeded first for Dala 7s as champions KCB land tricky pool

Fresh from winning the Driftwood 7s, Mwamba are top seeds for the fourth round of the National Sevens Circuit, the Dala 7s set for 2nd and 3rd July at Kisumu’s Mamboleo Showground.

Mwamba win the Driftwood 7s

Mwamba and Menengai Oilers set up their final date after sailing through their semifinal fixtures.

Ojee leads try scorers as National Sevens Circuit heads to Mombasa

Jacob Ojee leads the try scorers charts after two rounds of the 2022 National Sevens Circuit. Ojee, who was the circuit MVP in 2013, has landed a total of 11 tries, one more than his KCB team mate Geoffrey Okwach and Daystar Falcons’ Patrick Odongo who are tied on 10 tries each.