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Kenya 7s towers above opposition in Olympic Qualifiers

  The Kenya sevens, popularly known as Shujaa,  team was in imperious form at the 2020 Olympic qualifiers that were held at the Bosman Stadium in Brakpan South Africa. They easily dispatched all opposition, scoring 214 points while conceding only … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2019 Singapore Sevens

Group Stage Kenya 7 England 36 Tries : Mwale Conv: Olindi Kenya 14 USA 17 Tries : Taabu(2) Conv: Taabu, Olindi Kenya 19 Wales 14 Tries : Onyala, Dennis, Taabu Conv: Taabu (2) Challenge Trophy Quarter-Finals Kenya 14 France 24 … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2019 Hong Kong Sevens

Despite the return of several key players who had previously boycotted, it was another sub par performance from Kenya that did nothing to ease relegation worries and called into question the abilities of the new coach Paul Murunga.   Group … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2019 Canada Sevens

Kenya’s performance at the 2019 Canada sevens is perhaps the worst in the history of Kenya sevens. Aside from the fact that Kenya was fielding a team of novices who had no prior IRB series experience, the distinct lack of … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2019 USA sevens

The 2019 USA sevens were held in Las Vegas , Nevada. A largely inexperienced side, all of whom are playing in the IRB sevens series for the first time ever, played inconsistently Kenya 10 USA 26 Tries: Ojee, Onyala Kenya … Continue reading

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Kenya Rugby Review for 2018

Kenya finish second in Africa cup The 2018 Africa gold cup doubled up as the qualifier for the 2019 rugby world cup. A new coach (Ian Snook) from New Zealand, was appointed as head coach.  For the second season in … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2018 South Africa sevens

It was new coach Paul Murunga’s second outing. Kenya was still without veterans like Collins Injera, Willy Ambaka, Oscar Ouma and Bill Odhiambo who were not available for various reasons. In a further setback, Jeff Oluoch who had been the … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2018 Dubai Sevens

At the end of the 2017-2018 season, KRFU saw it fit to terminate the services of coach Ian Simiyu who had done well during the season. They replaced him with former national team player Paul Murunga who had no previous … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2018 Rugby sevens world cup

Kenya had performed well at the 2009 and 2013 rugby world cups, reaching the semi-finals on both occasions. However going into the 2018 event, not much was expected from them. They had been inconsistent in the run-up to the tournament … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2018 Singapore Sevens

Group Stage Kenya 19 England 28 Tries: C Injera 1′, W Ambaka Ndayara 12′, NO Oyoo 14′ Conversions: Agero(2) Kenya 34 France 0 Tries: C Injera (3), LB Odhiambo(2), A Amonde Conversions: Oliech (2) Kenya 33 USA 14 Tries: W … Continue reading

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