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Kenya sevens results at the 2016 Sydney sevens

Squad Bush Mwale Oscar Ouma William Ambaka Oscar Ayodi Nelson Oyoo Collins Injera Andrew Amonde Biko Adema Humphrey Kayange Eden Agero Billy Odhiambo Pool Matches Kenya 24 Russia 10 Tries: Ouma (2), Ayodi, Ambaka Conversions: Adema(2) Kenya 17 Scotland 14 … Continue reading

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Kenya rugby sevens results at the 2016 Wellington sevens

Squad Bush Mwale Oscar Ouma William Ambaka Oscar Ayodi Nelson Oyoo Collins Injera Andrew Amonde Biko Adema Humphrey Kayange Eden Agero Billy Odhiambo Pool Matches Kenya 31 Canada 7 Tries; Injera, Odhiambo(2), Kayange, Adema Conversions : Adema (3) Kenya 26 … Continue reading

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Kenya women’s sevens richly deserve Olympic slot

The Kenya women’s sevens team, popularly known as the Lionesses were awarded an Olympic slot after South Africa who originally qualified, pulled out. The 2015 Rugby Africa Women’s Sevens Championships which doubled up as the Olympic qualifiers were held in … Continue reading

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A review of Kenya at the 2015 South Africa Sevens

After a poor show at the Dubai sevens, Kenya showed dramatic improvement at the Cape Town sevens which was held only one week after the Dubai sevens debacle. Kenya topped their group, shocking South Africa 14-12, drawing with England 19-19 … Continue reading

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Epic try by Dennis Ombachi that sealed Kenya’s place in Rio

Kenya faced arch rivals Zimbabwe in the final match of the Africa round Olympics qualifiers in South Africa. Time expired with Zimbabwe leading 17-14. All the Zims needed to do was boot the ball into touch. However the kickoff was … Continue reading

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Beating Spain: Biggest win in Kenya rugby history

After having beaten Portugal last month, Kenya recorded yet another momentous, historic win when they beat Portugal’s Iberian neighbours Spain. A six try performance saw Kenya beat Spain 36-27. It is the biggest and most important win in the history … Continue reading

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Historic win for Kenya over Portugal

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Saturday May 30 2015 is one of the days that will be remembered in the annals of Kenya rugby history. On this day, Kenya beat Portugal. But they did not just beat them, they demolished them by a score of … Continue reading

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Omwela’s first term was below par we expect better

Richard Omwela recently made a grand comeback to the helm of Kenya rugby. He did this by beating the acting chairman Gabriel Ouko by 25 votes to 18. Omwela had been KRFU chairman from 2003 to 2011 when he lost … Continue reading

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A much improved performance by Kenya in Wellington

Kenya’s performance in the 2014-2015 IRB sevens series has been abysmal, riven with poor performances largely due to the absence of key players and low morale within the team. For the Wellington sevens however, Kenya welcomed back a number of … Continue reading

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Rugby fans remember Fidel Odinga

  Fidel Odinga, the son of Kenyan opposition leader and peoples rights fighter Raila Odinga passed away on January 4 2015. Fidel Odinga kept a low profile relative to his father and grandfather who was Kenya’s first Vice President and … Continue reading

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